Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

If you’re not already aware, this upcoming week is Mental Health Awareness Week; a time where we can put our focus on our own mental health and reflect upon how we are all coping in the current circumstances. It has become even more apparent over the last few weeks how vital it is to become…

Keeping It Real

It still surprises me how quickly I feel the urge to resort back to old habits, despite having become stronger and more in tune with my emotions over the last few years with Ben as my cohabitant. Maybe being so aware of how I feel can actually be a hindrance of mine in certain circumstances….

Challenge 4: Social Media Detox

Initially I thought this challenge was going to be incredibly difficult – especially during a lockdown – purely because of how often I use social media. Albeit as a habit more so than for anything productive but its still something that plays a part in my everyday life. Now, I’m not saying it was really…

Challenge 3: Sponsored Silence

March’s challenge was my most anticipated so far, purely because I knew it would be the toughest. I am a talker, anyone who knows me well would agree that I can talk the hind legs off a donkey given half the chance. In addition, I’m lucky enough to feel able to talk about the difficult…

There Is No Logic In Ben’s World

Over the years when I have voiced some of the ways in which Ben manifests himself, it can be perceived as an overreaction. This is correct – it is. But it is also so much more than that. Some of the thought processes I have are completely illogical but they are also very real to…