Fibromyalgia Awareness Day | Invisible Illness

Today is the 12th May which is Fibromyalgia Awareness day. In all honesty this is the first year I have really been able to take full acknowledgement of this day and its importance and actually throw myself into raising awareness. I feel I can now do this as I am now in a place whereContinue reading “Fibromyalgia Awareness Day | Invisible Illness”

With acceptance comes peace

“Never let the things you cannot do prevent you from doing the things you can.” – Coach John Wooden I cannot find a word fitting enough to describe how indescribably challenging my journey to accepting life with Fibromyalgia has been, but at this point in my life I couldn’t be more grateful for the strength I’veContinue reading “With acceptance comes peace”

What is Fibromyalgia?

Before I begin to take you on my journey with Fibromyalgia, I feel it is important for everyone reading this to know what Fibromyalgia is. People rarely speak of or know about it due to the nature of the condition, but it is actually common which is why I’m here, to raise awareness.  But beforeContinue reading “What is Fibromyalgia?”

Always have hope

12 years ago, my life changed forever. I was an 11-year-old girl beginning her life at secondary school which was already a big transition as it was in every young girl’s life. However, it was not the only change in my life, in 2008 I had developed symptoms of chronic pain. I was left withContinue reading “Always have hope”