Let’s Be Real About Fatigue Slumps

January 30, 2020 2 Comments

Our house has been plagued by persistent illnesses of late.  A sickness bug and semi-flu like colds that we keep passing back and forth: unable to shift. Add in teething, some sleepless nights and seizures (me, not Dylan) and I’m absolutely knackered.  Today, actually, it’s fair to say I’m properly fatigued. It’s hard to explain what fatigue feels like. Its muggy and heavy…

The 20%

November 19, 2019

20% of us (living with a brain tumour diagnosis) are expected to survive for more than 5 years. To put it another way: that’s just 1 in 5. I should acknowledge that there is, of course, a spectrum within this….

Two Clear scans

September 21, 2019

I’m writing this in bed, really hoping I don’t hear the crackle of the baby monitor picking up a rustle from Dylan that might (read: will) be followed by a cry! Dylan’s 6 months old now. I can’t quite belive…

MRI scans and maternity leave

August 8, 2019

We are just back from our first family holiday to Milan, Florence and Venice. It was amazing! And such a lovely opportunity for Matt and Dylan to spend more time together because usually, work takes up such a big proportion…


%d bloggers like this: