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10 Inspirational Quotes To Get You Through Difficult Times

When life is tough we sometimes need to take time out to take care of ourselves, to recover and heal, but we must try to get up again and not let the pain of the present make us feel hopeless.  We … Continue reading

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A Prescription For Self-care

At the moment I’m going through a challenging time – I’m in a lot of pain from my Fibromyalgia and I’m physically, emotionally and mentally exhausted.  I need to prioritise self-care. I struggle to do this – it’s easy to … Continue reading

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What brought a smile to your face this week?

My fibromyalgia pain was severe this week, I even had to leave work on Tuesday as it was unbearable and I couldn’t go in on Wednesday too. Last night I went to bed at 8pm as I couldn’t bear the … Continue reading

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5 ways to maintain a positive attitude

Recently I’ve flirted with pessimism.  I lost my smile for a while – stress, lack of sleep, Fibromyalgia pain and fatigue. The truth is, living with Fibromyalgia is tough, being in constant pain and trying to keep going and making … Continue reading

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6 Fantastic Reasons Why You Should Start Your Own Positivity Jar

I want to start 2016 positively! Inspired by Elizabeth Gilbert’s (best-selling author of Eat, Pray, Love) beautifully simple idea about keeping a happiness jar I’ve started filling what I’ve decided to call my positivity jar. Each day I write down on a … Continue reading

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Making Positive Lifestyle Changes

The New Year is upon us and I am indulging in retrospection and re-evaluating the past year. I’m really pleased with what I’ve accomplished in my first 8 months of blogging. I have really enjoyed it, I’ve spoken to so … Continue reading

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Allow positivity to be a dominant force in your life

Maintaining a positive attitude is crucial when you want to achieve anything or just to improve the quality of your life.  Today I have some exciting news to share with you. One of my blog posts ’20 reasons why it’s … Continue reading

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20 reasons why it’s great to be single

I’m an independent woman, I’ve tried the whole marriage thing and discovered it wasn’t for me. I don’t need a man to feel complete – I must admit though that it’s taken me years to feel that way. I’ve realized … Continue reading

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5 top tips for new bloggers

Wow! I’ve already been blogging for 6 months.  When I started I hoped a few friends and family would read my blog. I also wished others with Fibromyalgia would also visit and read as I write about life with chronic … Continue reading

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What would you put in your Fibromyalgia cuddle basket?

This week has been a challenging one – I’ve been physically, emotionally and mentally drained. My pain levels were high, my fatigue severe and I could only focus on my flaws.  I lost my ability to smile.  Talking to friends … Continue reading

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