So earlier on in the week I explained that I was planning to get my hair cut short for a few reasons; My hair will thin with chemotherpy treatment and short hair will cover any roots and thinning patches. I was really nervous about getting it cut but my hairdresser soon reassured me that it … More The new hairdo!
I’ve finally had my Oncology appointment on what my chemotherpy treatment plan will look like… I’m going to be having 12 cycles every two weeks of Oxaliplatin and 5FU with folinic acid. I’m also having a PICC line put in. I’ve decided already to call him “Pic” seeing as he’s going to be my … More Just like a Swan …….
So 12 months have flown by and I’m celebrating my 1st anniversary as a Coeliac. I thought I would take a moment to reflect over that time, what I’ve learnt and how I’ve come to embrace my new gluten free lifestyle. Let’s go back in time to June 2014 when I was diagnosed with Coeliac … More My 1st Year Anniversary of Gluten Free living….. My top tips!
So probably the first day it’s actually been hot in the UK in I can’t remember how many months – sunny highs of 22c. I’ve already changed my outfit three times! (Mainly due to finding something that doesn’t rub my healing abdominal wound). In anticipation of this sunny weather (which I expect won’t last … More Time for a summer GF treat!!
Four weeks since my emergency right hemicolectomy operation to remove a tumour from my bowel – who would have thought I’d be starting my first blog! No seriously it’s been a crazy 12 months – my diagnosis for coeliac disease last year was a massive shock. Whilst my nan was a coeliac – all I … More The Journey Starts Here!