“I’ve never known anything more dangerous than my own mind…”

I've had a real struggle the last two weeks. I've had Influenza A for a while now and every little action has been harder than it should be. Getting up is hard. Working my main job is hard. Working my second job is hard. Housekeeping is hard. Relating to people is hard. It's all been harder ...

Travel insurance for the chronically ill

I, like many people who live with chronic or invisible illness, enjoy travelling. Since my diagnosis we've kept our travel fairly local choosing destinations like Fiji and New Zealand (which has reciprocal health care with Australia). We've done this because my illness has been unpredictable and also because we haven't had the cash stream to ...

Leave your thoughts….

Something went terribly wrong when I migrated Word Press themes and my "Add a comment" button disappeared...  So the only comments I have been getting are from Spammers... boo.  Well I have since fixed it!  At the bottom of each post, dead centre and bold is a link "Leave your thoughts", click on this link ...

An indication on how far I’ve come…

Yesterday - I did something that I would have never done 12 months ago.  In fact - I would have run screaming in the opposite direction.  Yesterday - I went flying in a light plate. I life I have 5 big fears. 1) I am afraid of needles.  2) I am afraid of spiders.  3) I ...