COVID-19 Confinement is finishing, or is it?

Resting during my walk

It was a warm day yesterday, and I had the chance to sit outside and read. The feel of the sun is fantastic, and I always welcome its feel. Somehow it renews me. The heat is like a charger and it can bring me from nearly depleted to half full. Continue Reading

Winnie’s Picks – Painting to improve your mental health

Winnies Picks lost in the painting

Winnie’s Picks reached out to me to review their paint by numbers products, and I accepted. They sent me, free of charge, the Audressells’ Bridge painting for me to paint and review. They have not paid me for this review. The painting arrived neatly packed in a tube which contained: Continue Reading

Losing everything, again!!

Losing everything, again

It has been five weeks since I left the hospital where I had IV steroids to help with my mobility. When I arrived home, it took a few days to recover from ‘hospitalisation’ and then my new life started. My mobility had improved dramatically while in hospital and it continued Continue Reading

Can you take a holiday from DISABILITY? The Irish Government thinks I can!!

To say I am angry is an understatement. Yesterday when I arrived home, fully of optimism about our country and its desire to put the patient (I am writing a post about this too), to find a letter from Social Welfare. Readers of my blog know I have Multiple Sclerosis, Continue Reading

Reflecting on 2019 and looking forward to 2020

Reflecting on 2019 and looking forward to 2020

In this post I reflect on 2019 and the obstacles I faced, how I dealt with these, and what I learned in the process. Now, more resilient, I look forward to the New Year!!