Dating With A Disability

Dating these days in general is HARD. Just watching Love Island is enough to put you off for life. But what about dating with a disability? I personally don’t classify myself as having a disability – for the most part I am lucky to be able to live a relatively normal life. But to the…

The Joys of Having Anxiety

This weekend was fun. Not. Well Saturday was fine until 6.15pm when my body decided to be annoying and I had an oesophagus spasm. Yeah, it is a thing. The whole unemployment thing has really been getting to me as it likely that we may have to move house at some point and that breaks…

I May Be Unemployed but I’m Feeling Empowered

Sorry for the lack of posts in the past week… I’ve been busy tying us loose ends at my own old job. Last time I blogged I had just quit my job and I had a week of writing 16 page reports. What I have learnt is that 16 page reports are completely pointless and…

Why I Quit My Job

Last time I blogged I was in a very dark place. I’m still not in the best of places but I’m feeling slightly better. The week got more disastrous after that post. On Tuesday I went on a visit to find a school in the community and TWO Sat Nav’s failed to get me to…

Hitting Rock Bottom

I have been desperately trying to stay as positive as I can recently, but today I’m struggling. To be honest, I know people go even lower than I am but today the feelings of disappointment, anger and failure are real to me. I’ve discussed it before but I have always had a strong internal drive…

Living Life with Epilepsy

I have been inspired by Hannah Witton to write this post as she continues to blog about her chronic illness. I will confess that I am lucky. Which is an unusual comment to make when discussing a diagnosis of epilepsy. I am lucky because I have been able to continue my life. It hasn’t come easy (but…