I would have been happy to lie in bed forever.
My favourite dates are actually the ones that are cheap or free! We've had some lovely expensive dates too, but right now, whilst we're saving, I think I enjoy a date more knowing that it is well within budget!
I've been learning ways to let go, to take my mind off things, to be able to move forward and deal with any problems in a healthier way.
I have never been ashamed to admit that I've needed counselling before. To be honest, I'd think it was pretty strange if someone was diagnosed with incurable chronic pain and didn't feel depressed, or scared, or something along those lines.
I was just scrolling through Facebook this morning, when I came across a post advertising jobs for air staff for a particular airline and all the comments were about how it was so sexist and ridiculous that in this day and age, ladies are told they need to wear make up in certain jobs and it got me thinking about my own experiences with this.
So, before I start the dreadful task of coming off my medication again, here are my top tips from the last time (that I absolutely must not forget) for anyone else who is deciding to brave the pain too..
It's the first week of January and I'm pretty certain that I've come up with the ideal way to get through my yearly goals and make new, good habits.