Hi everyone! Yesterday was the first meeting of the Hambleton and Richmondshire Ostomy Support Group! It has been in the works for a few months and has been a niggling thought in two fellow ostomate’s minds as well! I was so glad that I had other people to help expand this little idea of ours into a reality and you can too! (Do I care I’ve used a LOT of exclamation marks? nah I’m excited *insert cheesy grin*) Read more
To kick my first post of the year off I thought I would raise awareness for a small business that I not only adore but is ostomy related! So let me introduce Jasmine Stacey the brains and beauty behind Jasmine Stacey Collection. I have previously reviewed the Black Widow lingerie set that I got in limited edition red which you can read here.
So now is the time everyone is making New Years resolutions. I’m not writing any this year, nor am I ignoring them. But for me they are a way to try and make myself whole again by hoping to achieve goals. Read more
Well today is my first Christmas with a stoma and I went into today with some fear from reading different articles talking about the “Do’s and Don’t’s” of the festive period. I’m NOT going to do that but talk about what my day ended up being like because well I can lol.
I checked my Twitter account this morning and was shocked and appalled to find that people have been using ostomy bag’s as an insult. There is a LOT of stigma around ostomies and we don’t need more grief from absolute ignorant imbeciles! Read more
So after a roller coaster of a year with being really ill, having surgery, falling pregnant, having a miscarriage, going to events, being offered a job and more events we have found out we are expecting again!
As we near the end of Crohns and Colitis Awareness Week I thought I would share some of the blog/vlogs that I read regularly or I used to help with my research into life with an ostomy before my surgery and deserve some bloglovin’. These are all in no particular order! Read more