depression, Fibromyalgia/CFS, Life

Stories to tell.

Well it's been an interesting week or two. Emotional highs and lows, some caring and I must say humbling moments. Pain off the charts and a temper to match......the temper I try so hard to keep under wraps and aimed at myself rather than anyone else, but it's there just bubbling under the surface a… Continue reading Stories to tell.

depression, Fibromyalgia/CFS, Life

Behind the smile…..

I've been pretty much confined to home for the past 7-8 weeks now with 'the thing'.....that's my new name for my fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue, the thing! Apart from Drs appointments and a couple of outings over Christmas with family. Last week my enduring Dr said he wanted me to do a little more and… Continue reading Behind the smile…..


Be kind……

I sit here on my last night at home for a month, off on my adventure with mum on the high seas. I'm organised and packed.......ready!I can't find the words to convey how excited I am, but it's fair to say, it's more than a little. However, I can't ignore the fact that as the… Continue reading Be kind……



I was thinking today how so many people look for faults, flaws and problems with others instead of looking for the good and celebrating achievement. In Australia we call it tall poppy syndrome. Put quite simply it is bringing others down, dissing, being negative etc. My only question is.......why? We are all out there doing… Continue reading Appreciation

depression, Fibromyalgia/CFS, Life

A must…..


depression, Life


So, how often do you smile? Really smile? I don't mean a cursory one.I mean one that comes from within and lights up you eyes. Smile at strangers......who knows it may be the only one they get. In this fast paced world of instant gratification we are all so busy. Busy making a living, taking… Continue reading Smile