Author Archives: Claire

Things I Loved: March

Woohoo! Spring is finally here – the sun is shining, the days are longer and people are smiling more. Today I’m sharing some things I loved in March. I love daffodils, they brighten up my garden and my sitting room  … Continue reading

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Are you looking for all natural, organically-sourced pain relief?

Are you looking for all natural, organically-sourced pain relief? Well look no further than the Fay Farm Rejuvenation Lotion. I heard lots of very positive feedback from other chronic pain fighters about Fay Farm products, so I was delighted when … Continue reading

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Strategies To Help You Get Through A Fibromyalgia Flare

A Fibromyalgia flare can really kick my butt, it’s a temporary increase in the intensity of my fibro symptoms, the pain is excruciating and the fatigue is debilitating. Distraction tends to work for me –  I love snuggling with my cats … Continue reading

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The Skin Care Products Every Woman Should Own

My skin becomes dry, dull, and flaky at this time of year. It is important to use a good moisturiser to moisturise your skin and combat external elements such as central heating, cold, wind, germs and pollution. So, I was … Continue reading

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What causes a fibromyalgia flare?

Apologies, it’s been a few weeks since I last posted. I’ve suffered from several health problems recently, including a Fibromyalgia flare that kept me in bed for nearly a week. A fibromyalgia flare is a temporary increase in the intensity … Continue reading

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Promises To Myself

Happy New Year!  I’ve had a wonderful Christmas, I loved spending quality time with friends and family. I also spent time snuggling with my cats whilst reading (and eating chocolate), watching Netflix and shopping in the sales (I love my new … Continue reading

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12 Ways To Relax This Christmas

  Christmas can be a stressful and busy time of year – we can feel overwhelmed, under pressure and pushed to the limit. It’s really important to take time to relax and look after yourself as our Fibromyalgia symptoms are exacerbated by stress.  … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Rice Pudding

There is something warming and comforting about rice pudding, it’s old fashioned, simple and yummy – I love it cooked in the slow cooker. Slow cooked rice pudding recipe Ingredients 25g butter 100g short grain pudding rice 1L skimmed milk 50g … Continue reading

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Simply Delicious Seafood Linguine

Are you looking for a delicious meal that you can whip up in a flash?  Well, this seafood linguine is simple but super tasty.  I love it! My delicious seafood linguine recipe: Ingredients 200g Linguine Extra virgin olive oil 1 clove garlic … Continue reading

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8 Invaluable Lessons Fibromyalgia Taught Me

Being diagnosed with Fibromyalgia has changed my life. It’s easy to focus on all the negatives but today I’m focusing on the invaluable lessons Fibromyalgia taught me. Fibromyalgia taught me how to lean on other people. Asking for help is a … Continue reading

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