Happy 4 years, little scar


OKAY, I KNOW I ALREADY POSTED TODAY. But, I just realised, it was 4 years ago today, exactly, that I had my operation for Crohns! How life has changed...goodness! And also just over 4 years that I have been blogging here, crazy to be able to look back over all my posts and see just…

Cheeky Little Update…


So I have nothing that special to say (probably NOT the best way to startĀ  a post, but hey ho! Honesty is the best policy and all that šŸ˜‰ )Ā  but feel like its been a while, so thought I would just check in and fill y'all in with the nothingness that is going on…

Fom sad to happy all in one call


CHEESE ALERT RIGHT HERE I am way too quick to blog when I am sad, but this has to be the biggest shoutout to my favourite person, my boyfriend is incredible. I know likeĀ  90% of people will have just stopped reading, and to those of you powering on - thank you. (Side note: does…

Recovery Time


Turns out having surgery to remove part of your insides and getting stitched back together again is something you don't bounce back from all that quickly.. From all the talk before hand about needing weeks to recover back to 100%, and having to miss my university exams in January and the deadlines for coursework that…

want to get off this rollercoaster…


sometimes it all just moves a bit fastafter talking to my specialist today he wants the operation moved forwards as quickly as possible - I understand why, I don't want to go through that uncontrollable pain and end up in A and E again; but neither do I want this operation, although I know it…

Tuesday the day of Doom…


So this Tuesday I had a bit of a crazy schedule, a day which perfectly shows how I have to try to fit Crohn's into my everyday life, and how manic it can all get. Firstly, I had a 9-10am lecture ( the last one of this module before Christmas), and then a 10.14 blood…

And so she shall go to the ball!


Morning all, Since my last post a few days ago I have been feeling decidedly better, both emotionally and physically; amĀ feeling much more human and ready to face the world, and my Crohn's head on.Ā  After my last post, a bit of a cry and a nap I decided I had to try to go…