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Behind the illness (I’m more than my MS)

Behind the illness (I’m more than my MS)

I share a lot here about my life with MS and how my illness has transformed me (for both good and bad) over the last couple of years.  It’s important to remember though who I was before my illness andRead the rest

The Surviving Life Book Club (an online reading group)

The Surviving Life Book Club (an online reading group)

I don’t think I’ve mentioned it much here before but I love reading.  I always have.  That feeling you get from finding a great book is just magical.  

I especially love sharing my excitement with others, comparing notes and delving Read the rest

What it’s really like to have a MS relapse

What it’s really like to have a MS relapse

MS relapses can be devastating, life-altering events which, depending on severity, can result in a sudden and rapid increase in disability.  One day you could be going about life as normal and the next your life as you knew it Read the rest

Surviving Life’s Hurdles; it’s my 1st blogiversary!

Surviving Life’s Hurdles; it’s my 1st blogiversary!

Yay, I did it!  It’s been 1 whole year since I plucked up the courage to hit publish on my first blog post for Surviving Life’s Hurdles and I’ve not looked back since!  

Thank you so much for taking the Read the rest

I survived another year of living with a chronic illness!

I survived another year of living with a chronic illness!

And yes I’m going to shout it from the rooftops because living with a life-changing chronic illness is bloody hard (and that’s on a good day)!

Nobody else quite understands my personal difficulties exactly.  Or what it’s taken to navigate … Read the rest

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