Winter….. it’s an amazing season, full of pretty frosty mornings to look at, twinkling lights from peoples Christmas decorations, the feeling of new beginnings….
As someone who suffers from a number of chronic illnesses – endometriosis, Fibromyalgia, arthritis to name a few, I tend to stay in a lot – I work from home so having to go out in the early morning frost isn’t an issue…. I can shop online if I don’t feel like going out in the rain and cold winds…. so I don’t see “bad weather” days like someone who has to do the school run, or head off to the office.
For this year’s Halloween activities, we’re keeping it really simple and focusing more on the pumpkin side of things… Due to Boe’s sensitivity we have to keep things quite peaceful for Halloween, with no loud, spooky noises or anything really scary….
I haven’t really shared any of my tough days for a very long time… Truth be told, it’s actually been a while since I had any tough days, but during my 4 weeks off therapy, I’ve slowly felt the emotions building back up.
This is one of our newest products to our Plinky Makes store, and it was created by me with the hope that it’ll make someone who’s currently feeling like they’re not enough realise that they really are enough. Continue reading →
As a new mum with severe Pre-natal and post natal depression and anxiety, I just never felt like these words applied to me. I never felt like I was enough. I never felt like I was doing enough – not as a mama, a wife, a friend or a business person. I was constantly feeling like I was failing every minute of every day. Continue reading →