I was awarded a Blue Badge early on in my illness. I hadn't even applied for Disablity Living Allowance when I made the application and yet I was awarded one with no hassle or drama. With the help of my mum, I filled out the relevant form, attached a doctor's letter about how my mobility … Continue reading The Golden Ticket
An update on the medical tests and results I have most recently received. Endocrinology I mentioned a couple of months ago that I am having tests done to get to the bottom of what I can only describe as a ridiculously over-the-top adrenal response to the smallest and simplest of things. I was sent for … Continue reading Testing Testing
I feel like I haven't posted a blog post for a while but I have no idea where the time has gone! Initially my body coped so well with the post-wedding payback, even allowing me to enjoy a week on the Suffolk coast straight after the wedding weekend. It was more than I could ever … Continue reading Plodding along
In December 2014 I joined a dating website to test the water. I had been single for a while when I became ill with M.E. and those of you in the same boat will know that that can seal your fate in the dating game. Too many strong, long term relationships crumble as a result … Continue reading Miss to Mrs
There is to be a wedding and I am to be the bride! In December 2016 Mr Tree Surgeon asked me to marry him. We get married a week on Saturday surrounded by our family and a handful of close friends. I suppose you could say that my little 'Are we the real Undateables?' venture … Continue reading News Flash!
This week I had a follow up appointment with my endocrinologist. I was referred recently by my Wonder GP after I went to seek answers and advice about what can only be described as a ridiculously OTT reaction to anything that makes me jump. Just having Me Tree Surgeon walk into the kitchen when I … Continue reading Progress