One in seven!
awareness / Beauty / Childhood / Confidence / Self esteem / Support

One in seven!

#pleaseshare #childrenssociety #children #selfesteem #confidence I am honoured to have been invited to write a blog in support of The Children’s Society and their mission to support young girls facing ever increasing pressure to look and act a certain way. The Children’s Society is a national charity that runs local projects, helping children and young people when … Continue reading

A Simple Guide to Ehlers Danlos Syndrome
Chronic Illness / Chronic Pain

A Simple Guide to Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

The Zebra Mom “You’re suffering from Fibromyalgia!” “You’re depressed!” “You’re imagining it!” “You’re malingering!” “You’re attention seeking!-” “No I’m not – I have Ehlers Danlos Syndrome!” Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is a condition that is poorly understood, even by many in the medical professions. It is essentially a defect in the production of collagen, an … Continue reading

Look good, feel better….
Accessories / Beauty / Chronic Illness / Chronic Pain / Fashion / Makeup / Online shopping / Skin care

Look good, feel better….

Most chronic illness and pain conditions are classed as ‘invisible’ this is because in most cases the illness is hidden… The illness and pain is usually hidden because the sufferers have an unbelievable strength and ability to cope and are able to hide exactly how they are feeling. Chronic means ongoing, there is no time … Continue reading

I’m not the same person that walked into the storm…..
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I’m not the same person that walked into the storm…..

#spoonie #depression #suicideawareness As there is so much awareness focused on suicide and mental health at the moment, I have decided to open up more than I have ever before about my personal journey. My reasons for sharing my journey are in the hope that I may help someone else feel less alone, understand what … Continue reading

Shoes glorious shoes….
Accessories / Beauty / Chronic Illness / Chronic Pain / Fashion / Online shopping

Shoes glorious shoes….

#spoonfulsofglitter Some foot inspiration for you! If you have to wear comfy, wear comfy with style! What are your favourite comfort shoes? These are a few of my favourite comfy shoes! 👸🏼Toms, these are so light and comfy and come in so many different designs! One for every outfit! They look fantastic with a pair … Continue reading

Let’s talk about bags…
Accessories / Chronic Illness / Chronic Pain / Fashion / Online shopping

Let’s talk about bags…

#spoonfulsofglitter #spoonie Let’s talk about bags! Hand bags are every girls passion, you can never have enough of them and if you are like me, it’s nice to have one that matches or at least compliments your outfit!👛👜💼🎒👝 Now if like me, you use crutches and a wheelchair, bags become a little bit tricky! We … Continue reading