Losing pounds doesn’t have to mean a lighter bank balance.

I obviously spend a lot of time on social media, and see many companies selling well meaning slimming aids. From Planners, to herbs, to sweet treats and Meat. All of which would probably add up to more than my average food shop, if I bought them all. When watching adverts, whether on tv or online,…

Cetaphil Skincare – An Insiders Campaign

What was in the box 1x gentle cleanser for dry or sensitive skin 1 x daily defence day cream (protects against spf 50 and high uv) 1 x body cream 1x intensive overnight cream 1 x hand cream Favourite product – the gentle cleanser Least favourite product– the hand cream (not because I didn’t like…

Grumpy Gorman – Guest Post

Meet Mr Grumpy Gorman, he very kindly agreed to share both some of his writings and a few of his absolutely magnificent art works. On his blog, I see both art and poetry entwined to create something which gets you right in the feels, but that isn’t his only talent, he has lost a substantial…

2018…

…and all through the house, everyone was coughing, except that bloody mouse! We’re all in bed by 9.00pm, even Holly, but I suspect that’s more to do with all of the beef she has had today! I’m just glad I made it through Christmas and Boxing Day before I caught the dreaded lurgy! However, I…

Why couldn’t she stay?

A girl I went to University with sadly took her own life in August. Since then she has played on my mind. We were friends, we went to lectures together, but we weren’t close. We kept up and commented on each other’s Facebook and other social media, I hadn’t seen her since 2010/2011. You might…

Where have I been….

I haven’t really been keeping up with social media as much as maybe I could have, my Instagram isn’t filled with inspiration and my blog hasn’t really been posted on for a while. A few weeks ago I realised I had put on just over a stone and a half (21lbs) I’m mortified, I knew…

What a mini ulcerative colitis flare feels like (for me)…

Please prepare yourself for details of bumholes, gore, gloop and descriptions most people don’t want to read whilst crunching on their morning cereal. If you’re easily squeamish or just don’t want to know about the inner working of this mess, I call a digestive system please…. Click on a different blog post! Ok, now you’ve…