Thought-out my life I have hidden my leg and made excuses, avoided questions, events and clothing etc in an exhausting attempt to portray that “I’m fine”.
Gemma, aged 35, runs the Instagram page Spondy Chrony Mummy. In July 2017, she was diagnosed with both Crohn’s Disease and type of arthritis called Ankylosing Spondylitis.
On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me a partly malfunctioning body..
New Years Eve is finally here! I'm excited about making some changes for the future, but I want to call them good habits for 2018, rather than new years resolutions. There's a kind of stigma around making changes for January, so I would rather just think about the good habits I could spend time working on, which I can keep with me for 2018.. 2019, 2020 and hopefully for many years to come!
It's Christmas Eve and I'm feeling really festive! I'm currently sat by the Christmas tree, with the lights on and my little black cat snuggled up on my knee, with a hot chocolate, and I feel like writing about my favourite Christmas tradition - Christmas cards for the neighbours.
A tag I have seen going around the blogging community is about the best Christmas gift you have ever received and I didn't even have to think for a second about which one mine was.
Today, I celebrated "friendmas" with my friends and some of their other halves!