Week Twelve 22nd – 28th April

As you may recall from my week five post I've been reading and working my way through Quiet by Fearne Cotton. As part of the process you were encouraged to write a letter to yourself and so I'd like to share mine: Dear fifteen year old self, You will become one of those sporty girls…

Week Eleven 15th – 21st April

Easter and for me this year more than ever I see it as a time to rest, reflect and think about life and celebrate renewal. I'm only now a week from finishing active treatment, yes the symptoms with stay with me a few weeks afterwards and potentially worsen, but the end is in sight. The…

Week Ten 8th – 14th April

This week has felt such an odd ball of emotions, achievements and discomforts - which although difficult, show work in progress is under way. Sunday - Whatever I'd done to my right leg on Saturday it grumbled all of Sunday too…just not as badly. I did everything except ice it…only because we didn't have any.…

Week Nine 1st – 7th April

Today is World Health Day and given my situation and diagnosis I want to highlight to all the need to be body aware - understand what is normal for you. This isn't the same for everyone and so shouldn't be judged against someone else. Being more body aware will help you notice when something isn't…