Life

Adventures in being lectured while naked on a massage table

I am often in physical pain with my ME/CFS – but unless I’ve really blown out and am suffering bad PEM (post-exertional...

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Medical burnout

I’ve been ill with ME/CFS for the nearly three years now, and my symptoms wax and wain with the seasons, the winds and any kind of...

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Tired food redux — new grub on the block

I’ve written before about some of my favourite tired person food options. When you have ME/CFS, sometimes using a kitchen knife seems...

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Who you are when you aren’t all you were before

One of the most difficult things to grapple with from my rapid fall from healthy person to a chronically ill person living with ME/CFS has...

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Sobering Sydney and other recent adventures

It’s been a long time between blogs. I guess I have been pretty ‘busy’ most of the time lately — including the...

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Tethered

I’m still recovering from a massive crash I had over the past month, which left me out of the office for weeks. I’m back at...

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The highs and the crushing lows

I haven’t written on here for ages. Christmas was low key and relaxed – it was good to spend time with my family, read some...

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Two years and then some

At the beginning of November, my two year mark of living with ME/CFS ticked over. At the time, I considered writing something down...

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Some of the nice things

I’m in my hometown at the moment on a break to attend a wedding on the weekend that I’m very much looking forward to (though I...

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Kicking furiously, getting nowhere

I haven’t really written on here for a while, and it’s because there hasn’t been much to say. Things have just been kind...

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Happy discoveries on iHerb

I have probably already mentioned the completely bonkers amount of supplements I have tried since falling ill with ME/CFS. I’ve...

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Country days

Over the Queen's Birthday long weekend, a huge group of us went away to Bundanoon in the Southern Highlands to celebrate ...

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