Theft – The Emotional Side

On the 15th January 2020 someone broke into our home when me and my boyfriend were out. The day had started poorly as my Crohn’s symptoms had been particularly nasty the previous night, lots of vomiting and pain. I had decided I fancied grabbing a Mcdonalds for lunch, not something I normally do but I…

You are your harshest critic

I’m writing this one on the back of a harsh couples of weeks, plagued with pain and a flare as well as being super busy at work (don’t get me wrong I am thankful that I can work). It can be easy to lose sight of what’s important when you are in the thick of…

Can’t hide the feelings – being more open

I find it hard to open up about my feelings, I may tell people I have Crohn’s but I’m just not that honest about how I’m feeling most of the time. I come from a family where we didn’t really talk about things, about how we felt & things that were going on, and I…