Are there any things you do that seem perfectly normal to you but non-spoonies may not understand? … More Strange Spoonie Strategies
It seems these days that the government is waging war on the NHS. How about we ask the nurses themselves just what effect the plans are having on them? … More Please Don’t Take Our Nurses
Ever wish that there was someone or something ready to help you whenever you felt like shit and weren’t sure what to do? Now there is! … More Spoonie Self Care Guide
I’ve had this stuck in my head since I heard the awesome Slade UK do a cover of it at a Slade convention I went to with my dad. Yes, I am just that cool.
There are some things we spoonies just can’t live without. Most of them come from a pharmacist in little packets or bottles and make your liver run for cover. But there are some things that are invaluable that you can buy yourself. … More My Spoonie Essentials
For every lovely person that helps you get something from the top shelf of the supermarket there’s a bellend who pushes past you in the queue at Starbucks. At least if someone is a dick intentionally it’s easy to handle. Worse are the things people do that they think help but are actually patronising at best and damaging at worst. … More Spoonies would like you to know these 10 things…
Originally posted on Nutsrok:
Thank God for church ladies with typewriters. These sentences actually appeared in church bulletins or were announced in church services: 1. Bertha Belch, a missionary from Africa, will be speaking tonight at Calvary Methodist. Come hear Bertha Belch all the way from Africa. 2. Announcement in a church bulletin for a…
Not a writer or artist and wondering why you should build creativity in? Well, it’s proven that being creative can help in all sorts of jobs. Don’t wait for inspiration to strike you, go out there and hunt inspiration down with a sharp stick and a big net and make it work for you! … More Creating Creativity: Don’t wait for the spark, go get it.
Taken from a great distance – it was a long walk to get this close and my legs couldn’t carry me any further! … More Oh Deer!
Buy yourself flowers. Give yourself a birthday present. Have a bath with bubbles and candles. Take your breakfast back to bed. Nobody will do these things for you if you don’t do them for yourself first. Be kind to yourself, you’re worth it.