Recently we lost my wonderful Dad to his fight with oesophogeal cancer. He was the most wonderful man in the world and not a day goes by where he is not missed unbearably. When you first find out that one of your parents has a terminal illness so many thoughts are flying through your head at a million miles an hour. None of which I could make any sense of, and I’m still struggling with some of it to this day, but I guess this is a handful of things that are starting to make sense to me.Read More After losing my Dad…
I often focus my blog posts and videos around mental health and removing the stigma surrounding it but there is another massive stigma that we never ever talk about. Cancer. In a study published in The British Journal of Cancer, it was shown that 1 in 2 people will get cancer at some point in […]Read More The Big ‘C’…
Recently as I’m sure you’ve noticed if you follow me on any kind of social media, I have been feeling a bit poo. Now as I let the understatement of the year sink in I’ll move on to self care. No I don’t mean drowning ourselves in Lush baths every five seconds and sitting in […]Read More Big Pants Club!
So, I am writing this to you extremely sore and tired as yesterday I swam the Great North Swim in Lake Windermere. I’ve always loved fresh water swimming but if I am totally honest, I didn’t train nearly enough. No, really – I didn’t train, pretty much at all. The week of the swim I […]Read More The Great North Swim & How I Didn’t Drown!
Last week I had to say goodbye to my best friend Sweep. If you have been a follower of this blog or my YouTube channel in the past, then you will no doubt know all about my fluffy little man. We have had Sweep as a huge part of our family for the past fifteen […]Read More Last Week I Lost my Best Friend: Losing Pets
Sorry it’s taken me so damn long, but I have FINALLY got a new video live on my YouTube channel (see below). I have been through a period where I haven’t had a (working) laptop for a very long time. However, I am back and waiting to get back on it 🙂 Thank you for […]Read More *New Video* 15 Things that Nobody Talks About Bipolar About
It is human nature to want to take advantage of every single exciting opportunity that comes our way. After all, you’re a long time dead aren’t you so you might as well make the most of your one shot at existence right? Well yeah, and that’s a good attitude to have…most of the time. The […]Read More Don’t Spread Yourself Too Thin!