THE C WORD

WHAT SKIN CANCER LOOKS LIKE | MY MELANOMA JOURNEY

WHAT SKIN CANCER LOOKS LIKE | MY MELANOMA JOURNEY

I read an article the other day and it made my blood boil. It made me so cross I threw my phone out of my hand and took a few deep breaths. That article was about how British people were parading around on social media, […]

JUST WHEN I THINK EVERYTHING IS OK, THEY COME UP TRUMPS AND KNOCK ME BACK AGAIN

JUST WHEN I THINK EVERYTHING IS OK, THEY COME UP TRUMPS AND KNOCK ME BACK AGAIN

Its that time again where I made that fateful journey to the hospital. Friday was mole check day, and these are the appointments I hate. These are the appointments I stress over for weeks in advance. These are the appointments I wish I never had […]

I AM THE 1 IN 2

I AM THE 1 IN 2

When I was younger it wasn’t really a known thing to me about how Cancer can rip through a family. I am not sure if its because I have now been affected with it, that I think about the effects it has on people. When […]

A QUICK UPDATE | MY MELANOMA JOURNEY

A QUICK UPDATE | MY MELANOMA JOURNEY

I have been quite vocal about my Melanoma journey on the blog. I was diagnosed with Skin Cancer last year and although everything is going well its still an ongoing battle. Last month I was back in hospital having another mole removed {3 in total} […]

THE ENEMY

THE ENEMY

Most people love the sun, I rather like it, but I don’t love it. The sun is my Enemy, it isn’t my friend anymore and it won’t be for a very long time. Its been a whole year since I first found that suspicious looking […]

Life Lately #2 | Health

Life Lately #2 | Health

I’ve decided to write about my 3 monthly health checks with the hospital. Mainly so I can remember the journey in years to come, so I can look back and say I did it. Last week I had my first official appointment with the cancer […]

Remescar Stick | Review

Remescar Stick | Review

This year I was told I had skin cancer it was a huge shock and took us all quite some time to get our heads around the news. I had to have 2 operations which resulted in a rather long scar down my jawline. Just at […]

Life Lately | Health

Life Lately | Health

I still get that overwhelming sense of confusion when it comes to my health. I find it quite surreal what the last few months have thrown at us, but things are looking up and the saying “think positive” seems to be working. I had a […]

– When You Want To Fist Pump The Air –

– When You Want To Fist Pump The Air –

On Tuesday I was called in to attend a clinic at the hospital. Nerves got the better of me and we all thought the worst. When you receive a call and your waiting for results they tend not to tell you. I had a two […]

– Recovery, Update –

– Recovery, Update –

Here we are day eleven post op and I still feel sluggish. I mean Im feeling a hell of a lot better than day four! But I am still feeling sore, bruised and a little tender. I currently have a bruise the size of a plum […]