Category Archives: eye health

Chronic Voice Link-up: Keeping it Real in My Life

Welcome to April and our monthly Chronic Voice blog link-up. I am balancing my chronic eye disease and the associated pain with my need to move forward in life. Here is my response to the monthly writing prompts. SPRINGING As … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Breathing new Life into my Garden

This month’s Chronic Voice link-up feels like a breath of fresh air, or maybe that is just my mood. Here is how I use the monthly writing prompts to describe my life with chronic disease and parenting through the pandemic. … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Defining my Life during Lockdown

Life in lockdown is exhausting and challenging. Today I use the prompts from A Chronic Voice for the monthly link-up. I live with rare disease; an eye disorder called Distichiasis, along with associated Dry Eye Syndrome, Blepharitis and various other … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Revealing a New Attitude for a New Year

Hello and welcome, 2021! Today marks the beginning of a new working year for many people, while others will have worked all through the Christmas holidays, not least our teachers here in the UK. BEGINNING We may face the beginning … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Will the NHS Help Me?

I am feeling quite low with regards to my health. Earlier this year I decided to transfer my specialist treatment from Manchester Royal Eye Hospital to Mid Cheshire Hospitals, making it easier for me to travel to appointments. I did … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, self help | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Chronic Pain Christmas #spoonie

My eyes are bothering me again. The weather has turned stormy, and whenever we have strong wind, my Dry Eye Syndrome worsens. Whenever we have a dry spell, my Dry Eye Syndrome worsens. In fact, most of the weather extremes … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Making this Christmas the Best We Can

Phew, what a year it has been! Here is our final Chronic Voice Link-Up blog post for 2020. Look out for my fabulous giveaway in the Chronic Voice Christmas competition. Exhausting I am always exhausted at this time of year … Continue reading

Posted in christmas, eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

How to Start a Business During a Pandemic

How I launched my Reiki therapy business while simultaneously managing life as a single parent with a chronic pain condition. Incorporating I had a bad couple of weeks with eye pain caused by ingrowing eyelashes recently. It resulted in an … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, reiki, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-Up: Why Autumn is my Best Time of Year

Hello Autumn! I love this time of year. Maybe it is because my Dry Eye Syndrome seems to improve, and the pain recedes ever so slightly before we hit the cold depths of winter. Maybe I just feel more productive … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Important Parts Of The Body That Require Plenty Of Care

If you are keen to make sure that you are looking after yourself properly, there are many things you need to consider along the way. As well as ensuring you are generally healthy, there are also a number of parts … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, eye health, health | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment