travel

5 Things I learned from my trip to Florida, as a person with a chronic illness

Some of my regular readers will know that I have recently been on a two week holiday to Florida with my family - my two kids, my husband and my parents.  It was a long awaited trip (the kids have been asking every week, 'how many days is it until Disney?', for the past year),… Continue reading 5 Things I learned from my trip to Florida, as a person with a chronic illness

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Taking Chronic Illness on Holiday

So, I have just returned from my summer holiday - which I was really looking forward to (10 days off work, yippee!), but also viewing with trepidation and worry about how I was going to manage as a person with a chronic illness (see this post). We decided to take the kids 'glamping' this year.  They… Continue reading Taking Chronic Illness on Holiday

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We’re all going on a summer holiday…..

...... and I feel completely worried and apprehensive about it. A week 'glamping', save for the first night in a hotel in York. The kids have been so excited. They wrote their lists of things to take - marshmallows for s'mores, head torches for the forest - and even helped with the packing.  (I've had… Continue reading We’re all going on a summer holiday…..

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Wanderlust

I've been struggling a bit lately and realise that my most recent blog posts have been a bit doom and gloom. I'm not normally such a complainer at least not in public. But something that cheers me up no end is planning a trip.  I love travelling and seeing new places. My favourite memories involve… Continue reading Wanderlust