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Book Review: Girl in the Window by Penny Joelson

Genre: Teen/YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: Nothing ever happens on Kasia's street. And Kasia would know, because her illness makes her spend days stuck at home, watching the world from her bedroom window. So when she sees what looks like a kidnapping, she's not sure whether she can believe her own eyes . . . There… Continue reading Book Review: Girl in the Window by Penny Joelson

Disablility · Writing

Get behind sick magazine!

Image property of sick magazine. Click the image to be taken to their website for more info about their publication, contact and submissions. Just submitted two poems to #sickmagazine, A publication designed to help connect those with chronic illnesses and disabilities whether they be intellectual or physical. I implore all my friends in the disabled… Continue reading Get behind sick magazine!

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Book review: Before I let you go by Kelly Rimmer

Genre: Family and relationship fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: As children, Lexie and Annie were incredibly close. Bonded by the death of their beloved father, they weathered the storms of life together. When Lexie leaves home to follow her dream, Annie is forced to turn to her leatherbound journal as the only place she can confide… Continue reading Book review: Before I let you go by Kelly Rimmer

DIY · Looking after you. · Motivation and Looking After You · Writing

Self care: Essential oils – What you need to know

Lavender helps with headaches - lavender releases sleep hormones which ultimately make us feel more relaxed. So, gently rub some lavender oil on your temples and rub in a slow circular motion taking in a nice deep breath with every circle. I tend to find pure essentials stress roll on quite good especially after staring… Continue reading Self care: Essential oils – What you need to know

Disablility · Looking after you. · Motivation and Looking After You · Writing

My mental health: Counselling and pain clinic

Hi everyone, So yes I'm still going through a really bad pelvic and back flare up but, I had some good news. I had a phone call from a local counselling service and even though it's a 16 week wait I should be seen ASAP seeing as that any off handed criticism wether it's intended… Continue reading My mental health: Counselling and pain clinic