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Sharing a love of reading

Sharing a love of reading

Books are amazing!  I’ve always thought so.  When I was teaching, one of the best things about my job (aside from sharing the fabulousness that is Art and Design) was assisting in the leading of literacy across the school and … Read the rest

Why I took time out to focus on my health

Why I took time out to focus on my health

Hello neglected blog of mine!  Sorry, I’ve not been around for so long, I hope I didn’t worry anyone!  I know I always feel concerned for any chronic illness bloggers I haven’t heard from in a while.

I am doing Read the rest

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

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