Organising a charity event for me doesn't require too much power! Most of the work is done over the phone. Just takes effort to keep sending reminders, creating a buzz, building the momentum! Getting folk there but I am pleased with all the support and it should be an epic day!! I just need to … Continue reading Multitasking but Stable !!!
Month: Aug 2019
Once you are diagnosed with cancer, one of your immediate instincts is to protect your close family and friends. Protect them from the truth, try to not cause alarm and panic. With recent events aka Lanyard gate, that most of you heard about via my facebook post, I was so flustered and managed to blurt … Continue reading Nobody Panic….
Gozo …..It’s a real place!!
Just 3 hours from London! We have reached another paradise! Gozo is a real place!! I didn't just make it up!! Friends said.... enjoy Malta.... I am not in Malta..... Malta is a whole world away, built up towns, modern cars, proper roads! Plans were to do 1 day in Malta but after reaching Gozo, … Continue reading Gozo …..It’s a real place!!
12 Hour Walking Relay
Gurv was just glaring at me as he heard what I was planning!! Seriously Sal, you get a bit of strength and try to move mountains!!! Yep, thats me!! This was not a spur of the moment decision, I have been thinking about it for months but I needed to be stronger. What am I … Continue reading 12 Hour Walking Relay
Travelling and Blogging…..
I love meeting people and chatting to folk from different countries and walks of life! It is one of my favourite things to do!! I love talking, I love listening and I do have a real zest for life. Its a big shame that my zest is being quoshed again and again but I will … Continue reading Travelling and Blogging…..
Find me in Paris!
Paris has been good to us!! We got very lucky with the weather, a lot warmer than expected! Gurv had brought me to Paris for my 40th birthday, that was two years ago... we had dinner in the Eiffel Tower!! Was great.... stunning views at night! Our aim at that point was to walk and … Continue reading Find me in Paris!
Lymph Node Spread
Some of you may have pieced together the latest in my cancer journey. Some, I may have convinced that all was ok! Sometimes, I need to digest 'news' and have an idea of next steps or plan of action before I can write about the goings on and release the burden of it all into … Continue reading Lymph Node Spread
Drugs, drugs, drugs……
Actually high on drugs!!! Lately, I have been struggling. My sleeping was getting crazy, I have been unable to eat and started to loose weight. I don't want to loose any weight so after dropping my first lb, I started to try and force down juices and nuts when I couldn't eat meals. I know, … Continue reading Drugs, drugs, drugs……
I am a trooper…..
But I am broken and bloody knackered outta my brain cells. Every cell in my body is being tested right now..... I just want to lie in the corner on the floor somewhere and rest it all out...... but that is not me now.... is it!! Also the best way to deal with fatigue is … Continue reading I am a trooper…..
Each day and each week brings good days and bad days and terrible days! It is not easy to constantly pick yourself up of the floor while everyone carries on life around you. It takes time but I give myself the time I need. I know what I need and what I can and can't … Continue reading Turnaround day…
Biopsy done !
Another scar to add to my collection. Well, it won't show much, is not a big one but I'd rather be collecting trophies, certificates or simply pebbles on a beach!! I went in to The London Clinic at 1pm for this biopsy and lymph node removal and returned just before 10pm. I really wanted to … Continue reading Biopsy done !