Can you believe it has been a year since I started my blog? Which also means Pumpkin’s 2nd birthday is also fast approaching...where has this year gone? I will be the first person to admit that I haven’t been as committed to my blog as I originally intended, and I can give you several reasons … Continue reading The Lupie Mummy Is One Year Old!
Earlier this year, I made the difficult decision to leave a career I loved, a career that I lived and breathed, and one, that to me, had become an important part of my identity. What is this career that I am so immensely proud of, I hear you ask? It was Social Work, and when … Continue reading Social Work and My Disability
I have been a bit quiet on my blog for the past week, and that is because Flare is in town again. If you don’t know who “Flare” is, please take a moment to read one of my earlier posts, where you will get to learn about my frequent unwelcome visitor. This time Flare has … Continue reading Brain Fog
As the tag to my blog states, I am learning to manage life with Lupus SLE (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus). Tonight, I read an online news report about Lupus, which compelled me to write a post and also reflect and take stock of my on health and well-being too. First of all, let me explain what … Continue reading Let’s talk about Lupus (SLE)
This weekend an unwelcome visitor arrived, unannounced...and by the look of things she is here to stay for a few days. Unfortunately, this visitor does not take the subtle and unsubtle hints that it's time to leave, as my family have made other plans. I'm sorry, but this time my unwelcome visitor, you are just … Continue reading An Unwelcome Visitor
I have toyed with the idea of writing about the adventures of becoming a mummy to our wonderful little pumpkin and living with Lupus; which likes to rear its ugly head when I least expect and want it to. However, time has flown by for the past 11 and a half months and I have … Continue reading I need a little time…for me.