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19th February

Hey folks,

Feeling pretty crappy today to be honest; not quite sure why. Don’t feel particularly well physically, so perhaps that has something to do with it. 477 more words


December 9th - Recovery is hard.

Hey folks,

I’m back!!

Found a quote I wanted to share with you about recovery…

“It will be challenging; it will also be worth it. You will relapse, and that’s okay. 497 more words


December 5th - Tough day

Hey folks,

Today’s been, in a word, tough. This morning I couldn’t face calling the doctors, but my brother-in-law was so worried about me that he did it. 427 more words


November 8th - Content

Hey folks,

Wasn’t going to post today as only been at work really, so nothing exciting going on! But, am sat here on my laptop doing accounts and felt the urge to check in and say hello to all you lovelies!! 473 more words


FEATURED: The Black Dog Tribe | Ruby Wax

I recently peed into the wind (metaphorically) and wrote about my experiences of self-harm – if you missed it, have a gander here.

I was rather nervous about pressing the ‘Publish’ button, and debated whether I should be writing about my… 137 more words


It's a man thing.................speaking up about mental health

For many of us mental health remains a difficult subject to talk about with those around us. The prospect of being stereotyped as crazy, weak or inadequate limits our abilities to seek and give support. 71 more words

Tea & Sympathy

Last Thursday, 29th May, was a bit of an odd ‘anniversary’ for me. Two years ago that day was one of mixed blessings and feelings – it marked the funeral of my much beloved Grandmother-in-law, Ruth and then the afternoon promised an unrelated celebratory Afternoon Tea. 979 more words