As Covid converged on us we seemed to just give into something that we thought was going to be a little blip on our radar. People were working from home, eating too much, baking banana bread and doing lots of TikTok challenges. We embraced that we were in lockdown and tried to make the most … Continue reading Covid Chronicles: Part 2
I'm sure some of you have been wondering where in the world I've been! Last year was a pretty brutal year for me health wise. Physical and Mental. I'm not in locked down, I'm locked in. Having co-morbidites and a very, very low immune system because of the immunosuppressants, meant that going out in public … Continue reading Covid Chronicles : Part 1
The world has gone crazy. My life is insane right now. I haven't been able to eat for 14 days now. Suffering with such severe abdominal pain. In the beginning I tried to force myself to have something but OMG... my digestive tract was angry. It threw a complete fit!!! Audible angry grumblings happened followed … Continue reading Small Wins. Addressing the attitude of ingratitude.
Working from home has now become almost the norm for most. However not everyone is used to working from home. It's new for alot of people and quite a lot of them are struggling. There is absolutely nothing wrong with that. Some people are not the "work from home" type and now have to adapt. … Continue reading Working from Home? A toolkit of resources to working from home!
Lockdown has got me going loco! I've developed lockdown loco. Since we live up on a hill against the nature reserve, we've been having many little visitors. Of the insect kind. In our house I am the go to person for these intruders. Hubs literally shrieks when insects visit. Okay, fine the insects are big. … Continue reading Lockdown Day 11: Critical Global News you missed because of Corona coverage
Hello Inmates! It's Day 5. What day of the week it is? No idea. I had to go check my phone for this info. I guess it's because there's no point? Where am I going? What appointments or get togethers am I going to? "To the window! To the wall!" Yeah that's about it. In … Continue reading Lockdown Day 5: A message from a friend gives me a different perspective on the lockdown…
It's Day 4 of the lockdown and apparently your body develops a whole other routine! Who am I even? I stay up till early hours of the morning and have developed a massive appetite! How did this happen so quickly? This is my new normal and it's anything but normal! On Saturday hubby and I … Continue reading Lockdown Day 4 : What day is it? What have I become …?Covid birthday party and more…
Yes, I know I have a flare for the dramatics. It's a thing I do. Shakespeare said "all the world's a stage" right? Right. Anyway, the problem for me is that my Rheumatologist upped my immunosuppressents 2 weeks ago. I have been on lockdown since then. Yes, TWO WEEKS ALREADY and now I'm faced with … Continue reading Either this is going to be a breeze or I am going to lose my sh*t and open a Tik Tok account …
As those who know me will know... I always complain that the one thing that works for Lupus is Plasmequine (a.k.a Chloroquine). This is the only solid thing, tried and tested that has helped Lupus patients in 40 years! You might not know this but it is actually an anti-malarial drug. Yes, that's what Lupus … Continue reading Don’t take our Lifesaving Meds! Lupus treatment being used for Covid 19 is already resulting in a shortage!
So today after struggling with a messed up nerve in my mouth for three weeks I had to have a root canal! Yes, on top of all the other crap I was going through I had bad inflammation in my mouth. Insane pain. It got to a point that nothing was working.... and I'm on … Continue reading Corona and Ibuprofen/ Brufen warning!