A few years ago, I discovered how much I liked cooking and baking. I know… Shocking! For those who knew me for years, this was a big deal as I was am not a domestic goddess. The opposite in fact. But, yet, I have found that I enjoy the creative fun you can have in the… Continue reading Baking Cakes and Managing Conditions
As I had a couple of doctor appointments this week, I thought I’d simply write an update to catch you all up! On Monday, I saw my GP. One of the things we discussed was my referral to see a neurologist. After my last neurologist appointment, it was agreed that I should be referred to another… Continue reading A Weekly Update- 04-10/06/17
The first time I saw Finding Nemo I instantly saw myself in the character of Dory. Dory is a fish, that while helpful, is extremely forgetful. She is often in her own head and forgets everything after a few seconds. Sounds like me with brain fog! One of her sayings is, “just keep swimming!” In the… Continue reading Art: Just Keep Swimming
Several months ago, my husband decided to put his provisional license to use (the one he’d had since he was a teenager) and start driving lessons. He grew up on the outer edge of London, and didn’t particularly need to drive to get around. When he started working, his job was easily accessible by train,… Continue reading A New Car Equals New Freedom!
A couple weeks ago, I mentioned I needed some dental work done. I completed the first part yesterday, a tooth extraction. One of my molars broke a while ago. When I finally saw the dentist in May, she informed me that the tooth would need to be pulled. Because of the way it was broken,… Continue reading Update: Dental Work
Growing up, my favourite hymn that we sang in church was It is Well with My Soul. The lyrics always spoke to me, and the melody seemed to lift and soothe. The hymn starts off by saying, “When peace like a river, attendeth my way/ When sorrows like sea billows roll/ Whatever my lot, thou hast taught me… Continue reading It is Well
For Easter, my mother-in-law gave me a bunch of craft and art stuff for Easter (in lieu of chocolate) and so I decided to paint some interpretive art based on my conditions. I started first with a painting to represent some aspects of my migraines. Now, many of you know that I get complex migraines… Continue reading An Artistic Endeavour