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Curve Balls

If there is one thing I have learnt in life it’s the harsh reality that nothing ever goes to plan. When I was a little girl I had this idealistic plan in my head. The whole marriage, 2 children, ‘perfect family life’. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not ungrateful for what I’ve got and I […]

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If I say no…

If you ask for me out for a coffee and I say no, why not ask to bring it to me?  If you ask me to go and watch a film and I say no, why not come to me with a film instead. If you ask me to go for food and I say […]

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One Year with FND

It’s been a year now since I got diagnosed.  I’ve been unwell for a lot longer but a year ago to the day I got admitted to hospital to the neurological unit.  They diagnosed me with this thing called Functional Neurological Disorder that I had no clue what it was. I had never heard of […]

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I wonder what it’s like…..Who would I be if….

When I found out I was dyslexic and dyspraxic I was in my early 20’s. So about  ten years ago now. Happy anniversary to me…… I certainly felt like it explained a lot that’s for sure, I always felt like struggled that bit more than everyone else. For as far back as I can remember I […]

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Special assistance when travelling by aeroplane

So we recently went away to Turkey. It was our first time away since being diagnosed with FND. After we booked the holiday we booked special assistance. This basically meant we got a wheelchair for the airport and help through certain parts at the airport. So I figured I would let you know how we […]

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3 Places to Visit in North Wales (with an Mobility Scooter)

Hey there, so whilst I’m having a little time off I still wanted to give you lovely lot some blog posts to read. So when the lovely Rebecca at Becsterdotcom said she would write a guest post for me I was thrilled! She’s become a lovely friend and understands my mission to find accessible places […]

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Legoland Manchester- disabled access

So as you have probably gathered I’ve been trying hard to get out a lot more at the moment. We recently went to Legoland in Manchester. We have been many times before but not for a while and Alfie has been asking so as it was a wet day, off we went! Armed with my […]

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Alton Towers – Disabled Access

So we had a recent trip to Alton Towers. Another episode of days out with a disability. Starting with prices we have a merlin pass so we can go any time we want. I imagine prices vary depending on the time of year, however we decided that we would save money and get a pass […]

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Chester Zoo – disabled access

Hey everyone. Welcome back to my blog. So if you follow me on Instagram you will know that I’ve been having some treatment of sorts recently for my FND. I’m managing to go out a little bit more now. Especially with my scooter! So I figured I would let you know about the places I […]

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Parenting with FND

One of the many things I get asked about with having FND is how I manage with having a toddler (a wild child toddler at that!). Now I won’t lie it’s not without great difficulty. The first thing you have to try and wrap your head around is do not feel guilty. This is something […]