How to fly with a stoma bag

How to fly with a stoma bag

When I had my last ostomy surgery, a lot of the women talked about all the amazing travels they’d been on and how they were sad they couldn’t travel with a stoma. Their main thought…

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How to fly with a stoma bag

When I had my last ostomy surgery, a lot of the women talked about all the amazing travels they’d been on and how they were sad they couldn’t travel with a stoma. Their main thought…

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The Book Review : January

The Book Review : January

This year I’ve set myself the challenge to read 52 books, so 1 a week! I’ve done this because I love reading but sometimes I get so out of the habit and then realise I…

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The Book Review : January
How to be an active ostomate in winter

How to be an active ostomate in winter

January is the time we all seem to set ourselves goals and targets of ‘getting fit’. I don’t know about you but the thought of going outside and exercising when it’s so cold fills me…

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How to be an active ostomate in winter

January is the time we all seem to set ourselves goals and targets of ‘getting fit’. I don’t know about you but the thought of going outside and exercising when it’s so cold fills me…

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Alcohol free alternatives for Dry January

Alcohol free alternatives for Dry January

January is the month which sees us making resolutions and giving our bodies a bit of a rest after Christmas. A lot of people choose to take part in dry january and, as some one…

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Alcohol free alternatives for Dry January
5 ways I’m changing my relationship with money & saving in 2019

5 ways I’m changing my relationship with money & saving in 2019

It’s safe to say me and my bank accounts have a rocky relationship. I’m definitely one of those people who have their fingers crossed praying a card transaction is going to go through and I…

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5 ways I’m changing my relationship with money & saving in 2019

It’s safe to say me and my bank accounts have a rocky relationship. I’m definitely one of those people who have their fingers crossed praying a card transaction is going to go through and I…

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Stages of grief when processing a chronic illness diagnosis

Stages of grief when processing a chronic illness diagnosis

Being diagnosed with a chronic illness, and processing that chronic illness diagnosis, is strange. You go through so many different emotions and the only thing I can compare it to are the stages of grief.…

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Stages of grief when processing a chronic illness diagnosis