A New Approach

I have decided to approach my Rheumatoid Arthritis from a different angle (as discussed previously on this blog). The time has come. I have (for now) given up on the next DMARD, my body does not seem to be able to cope with any of them. So I will try a different approach for six … More A New Approach


desperation dɛspəˈreɪʃn/ noun a state of despair, typically one which results in rash or extreme behaviour. It is safe to say that I am desperate. I have been attempting to treat this Rheumatoid Arthritis for 3 years now. It has been a roller coaster (one that has gone off its tracks, burst into flames and … More Desperation.

It’s back

The pain is creeping back in. The aches or so stark and new, yet so damn familiar. I cant get up from my bed in the mornings without assistance, I become so stiff and sore through the night as I sleep. My hips ache, when I walk, when I sit, when I lay, when I … More It’s back

Time to think

We are all sick at the moment with the flu. Sitting around (trying to recover) is giving me time to think and analyse things. Sometimes this is a good thing, sometimes its not so much. I don’t often have a lot of time to think. I work full time and have this illness that leaves … More Time to think

2018 Goals

Time to set some 2018 goals. Get out of debt (not the mortgage). I want to pay off the personal debt we have – which wont take too long, if we stay focused. Then we will be able to put every spare cent onto our mortgage and get our land paid off much faster. I … More 2018 Goals

I am back

It has been a long time since i have blogged here. I started my job, things got busy, i got a little better, then a little sicker, then a little better then a lot sicker. Things have been up and down. First and foremost, something amazing happened. We bought beachfront land. We now own beachfront … More I am back