January 1st has a lot of expectation pinned on it. So many people decide to entirely change their life on the 1st, only to cancel those plans by January 3rd. It's difficult to avoid the New Years rhetoric of how you clearly must hate your life, and will continue to hate it until you lose… Continue reading new year, same me?
I've included links in this post to give further information about terms that people may not know. Feel free to google anything at any point, or leave me a comment so I can help you out! I have been a type 1 diabetic since 2006, when I was diagnosed aged 8 (that's 12 years ago!!!!).… Continue reading freestyle libre
I know it, you know it, we all know it- BMI is an outdated and inaccurate tool. Unfortunately, at the moment, there's nothing better than it which is why it continues to be used. Although I previously struggled a lot with body image/self-esteem/confidence etc etc etc, it's really not a problem for me anymore. I'm… Continue reading why BMI is bullshit
SOBS stands for Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide. It's the name of a support group that I've begun to attend, run by the charity Cruse. The sessions are 2 hours, once a month, and are entirely free (donations welcome). I'm 100% not the ideal candidate for a support group. I can barely talk about Jack… Continue reading SOBS