Click here for an online version of my free Advent Calendar This post is an update on last year’s Advent and Christmastide resources for celebrating the essence of the festivities from home. I know many people will still be home based for Christmas 2021, whether that’s due to energy limiting chronic illness (ELCI), shielding, lockdown… Continue reading Free Online Advent Calendar and Micro Celebrations Update
Download your digiChristmas printable resources. This is a kit to help you experience all the Christmas feels online or within your own home.
An attempt to pull apart my POTS, ME and post Covid symptoms
This is a non-post post to say that for ME Awareness Day this year I’m not writing a long essay explaining what you need to know.
‘Typical IDO2 is protective against ME’ might be a better way around to describe it? IDO2 variants on their own don’t result in ME but people without these variants don’t get ME whatever stressors they encounter?
Everyone has had the experience of finding song lyrics meaningful to their circumstances, despite this not being the original purpose of the lyrics. An ME Awareness Day playlist with some explanation could be a new angle to help you understand my experience.
There’s lots of things I’d like to write about this month, including interesting personal health news, but I don’t have the cognitive energy to articulate what I want to say. It will have to wait until another post (possibly after my next neurology appointment in June). So here’s something completely different. A silly video from… Continue reading Something Different
4 years of blogging the end-of-series style compilation post
Did you watch Tomorrow’s World as a child? Now tomorrow is today, just with messy wiring and period features.
This tutorial is my adaptation of the sock curls technique to a vintage style. I usually do this in a couple of minutes in bed after a bath.
Have a very merry Christmas wherever you are and however bad your health is!
Anyone living with chronic illness has a complex relationship with Hope. Over the last couple of weeks mine has been so tumultuous that we could be beyond speaking terms soon.
Listening to inspirational, creative dreams whilst reducing activity
What metaphors or images would you use to describe your experience of ME?
Inexpensive, low toxin toiletries and makeup which you can order online
An update on my recent busyness with NICE guidelines and the Chronic Illness Inclusion Project
Lots of low-energy, low-cost, low-toxin beauty tips with a vintage theme.