Why learning is important to me and how it’s impacted my life? – The Short Version….

I have decided to answer this question; Why is learning important to you and how has it impacted your life?  In my second Primary School I met my best friend. In Secondary School I went skiing in France, visited Italy and had an audience with the Pope (and thousands of others), visited New York, Philadelphia … Continue reading Why learning is important to me and how it’s impacted my life? – The Short Version….

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2018 Events – UPDATED JUNE 25TH 2018

As some of you may know, I am challenging myself this year to do events that put me out of my comfort zone, also to fundraise 🙂 Here is a short post with events I am doing this year (This will be edited throughout the year if I take part in additional events) They say … Continue reading 2018 Events – UPDATED JUNE 25TH 2018

Surviving Fathers Day

Surviving Fathers day when you have two dads; one of which has passed away. Father's Day is a hard day for me. A few years ago I put a post on Facebook recognising both of my fathers, including the father I lost at a young age. A few hours later I remember having my mother … Continue reading Surviving Fathers Day

Fitness Update

TRIGGER WARNING Please be warned this post will include details about my health journey, including weight loss. I have been trying to get out and do some exercise including walking and running to build myself up (I will do the London Marathon One Day!!) I would also like to point out at this point I … Continue reading Fitness Update

Mental Health Awareness Letters – 21st May 2018

As May is Mental Health Awareness Month, I had an idea to write a letter each day to a person, or group of people that have had an impact on my own personal health. The first portion of the month has been delayed, however I hope that I will catch up and there will be … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Letters – 21st May 2018

Mental Health Awareness Letters – 16th May 2018

As May is Mental Health Awareness Month, I had an idea to write a letter each day to a person, or group of people that have had an impact on my own personal health. The first portion of the month has been delayed, however I hope that I will catch up and there will be … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Letters – 16th May 2018

June 1st Milestones

Well Hello June!! After midnight which now makes it June 1st my site hit some milestones; 100 Posts - Which will increase over the next few days as my backlog of May Mental Health awareness letters will be uploaded. 1,000 Hits. I cannot believe that many people actually read about my life and my goals … Continue reading June 1st Milestones

Mental Health Awareness Letters – 8th May 2018

As May is Mental Health Awareness Month, I had an idea to write a letter each day to a person, or group of people that have had an impact on my own personal health. The first portion of the month has been delayed, however I hope that I will catch up and there will be … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Letters – 8th May 2018

Mental Health Awareness Letters – 3rd May 2018

As May is Mental Health Awareness Month, I had an idea to write a letter each day to a person, or group of people that have had an impact on my own personal health. The first portion of the month has been delayed, however I hope that I will catch up and there will be … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Letters – 3rd May 2018

I am only 27….

I am only 27 years old (or young!) and I have lived through Emotional Abuse and Bullying Physical Abuse and Bullying Self Harm Anorexia Bulimia Binge Eating Disorders Suicidal Thoughts Loss of a Parent Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Anxiety Depression And you know what? I am still here!! Mental Illness is a difficult, harsh and life … Continue reading I am only 27….

Mental Health Awareness Letters – 1st May 2018

As May is Mental Health Awareness Month, I had an idea to write a letter each day to a person, or group of people that have had an impact on my own personal health. The first portion of the month has been delayed, however I hope that I will catch up and there will be … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Letters – 1st May 2018

2018 Events – UPDATED JUNE 25TH 2018

As some of you may know, I am challenging myself this year to do events that put me out of my comfort zone, also to fundraise 🙂 Here is a short post with events I am doing this year (This will be edited throughout the year if I take part in additional events) They say … Continue reading 2018 Events – UPDATED JUNE 25TH 2018

Mental Health Awareness Letters – 2nd May 2018 – TW

As May is Mental Health Awareness Month, I had an idea to write a letter each day to a person, or group of people that have had an impact on my own personal health. The first portion of the month has been delayed, however I hope that I will catch up and there will be … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Letters – 2nd May 2018 – TW

I am getting closer and closer to a breaking point!!

Hi everyone. Firstly I apologise in advance for any foul language in this post!! You have been warned!! Unfortunately at the moment I cannot really discuss in detail all the issues going on with some people as it could reflect badly on me and them,  I would rather wait until it is safe to discuss … Continue reading I am getting closer and closer to a breaking point!!

Aril 26th, 2018 – Daily Prompt=Cur….

I definitely had to google what this word meant. Cur = Apparently it means a 'mongrel' or 'mixed breed dog' but can also refer to an unfriendly dog. I love dogs. Some of them do scare me a bit and they can do bad things, but so can humans. I always remember being around dogs, growing … Continue reading Aril 26th, 2018 – Daily Prompt=Cur….

April 25th 2018 – 2 Years Post Appendicectomy

I was 2 months into my new job and it was my first time taking an official call at my job. I don't really remember the first call very well. What I do remember is feeling a heaviness in my chest, I felt ill and not right. I thought I was just scared and pushed … Continue reading April 25th 2018 – 2 Years Post Appendicectomy

One of the worst questions you can ask me….

Well there are several ways to word this question but the basic question that is really one of the worst you can ask me is; "What has caused your anxiety/depression?" At this point my head is saying While there are several incidents, issues, triggers and events that have led to my current situation, the simple … Continue reading One of the worst questions you can ask me….