Looking down from above?


Hey, I think I mention quite a lot my granddad in these posts, and how I miss him. He was larger than life, absolutely insane, supportive, crazy, funny and genuinely one of the nicest people I have ever known. I am so proud to have his blood running in my veins, and I just wish…

just keep swimming…just keep swimming…


  I highly doubt that it is only me that feels this way, in fact I have heard others express these feelings before - but maybe it does everybody good to know that others get stuck in this rut too? The one where you feel like you FINALLY have got things starting to move forward…

Up, Up and Awaaaaaaaaaaay :)


This is me right now 😀 (Actually that's a lie..me right now is sat in leggings, a baggy top and a hoody in my room at my desk, procrastinating doing one of the many essays piling up infront of me...but you know what I mean 😛 ) I am having such a good, CROHNS FREE…

A week from Hell…and it goes on


Friday before Christmas? Means family, food and festivities right? Not for me. I am going in for 7.30 in the morning for my operation. Terrified? YES. more than I thought possible On Tuesday I had my meeting with my consultant who decided that the best thing to do was to have the operation ASAP, and…

Cheesy Inspirational Post


Crohns makes me sad, mad, angry, hurt, lonely, cry, isolated, scared..and much more But it also made me grow as a person, I understand others pain, I am more organised, more efficient, I appreciate the days in my life when I can walk to town and get lunch with my friends, I know and love…