It's funny you know, how once you are 'over' cancer, everyone just presumes that's that. You're better! Hurrah! I think it's probably because they want it to be, to make it all ok, I guess. But I can tell you, from my own view on things, that yeah, it might have gone, but it never really … [Read more...] about It’s Gone But It Never Quite Leaves or Walking On Ice Whilst Avoiding The Shark.
getting stuff done in heels
Ok! I am SOOO not a fashion blogger, but seeing as I had lots of messages about my outfit last week, I thought I'd do a very quick post I hunted for HOURS in town, to find the perfect dress - and I tried on 300 perfect dresses. Perfect on someone else, that is. Urghhh I ended up drifting in to … [Read more...] about The Posh Dress… well, posh – ish
So I agree. Having a life changing diagnosis is something none of us ever want. For me - for a very long time, I felt like a fish, swimming up stream, fighting against the tide. Fighting against what I eventually recognised as ACCEPTANCE. Fighting against a tide, in whatever form, is … [Read more...] about Swimming Upstream is Tiring, Even For Rottweilers.
We are a couple of years on from Gav's diagnosis, and I have had a long time to think. Well, we both have, but I'm the gobby one, so here it all is. Gav doesn't mind that I wrote it, he knows how things buzz round my head until they spill out, so although I say 'I' alot, it is 'we' really. I think … [Read more...] about Telling People. And Braveness. The C Word.
Lots of you know I love the ceremony of laying the table. High days and holidays and the occasional roast dinner, not every night! Most nights it's every man for himself haha! But sometimes I LOVE to push the boat out and really go for it! I didn't even know it was a 'thing' until someone said had … [Read more...] about Laying The Table For A Special Occasion. (indoors and out, a bit of both)
Hello ! I thought I'd add a separate post about that infamous 'will it fit' cupboard from Instagram When we were choosing our bathroom fittings, I really fancied a Victorian washstand type basin - our old basin had a fitted cupboard underneath, so I knew we needed alternative storage. I … [Read more...] about Bathroom Storage – That Cupboard!