Category Archives: Coping

Nice And Easy Does It

For the past two or three weeks (actually, it’s probably longer than that), I have been living quietly. By ‘quietly’ I mean that I haven’t been rushing about: instead I have been doing things when I feel like doing them, … Continue reading

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It Makes Me Sick!

FPR has been in a sticky situation recently: he has been stuck on the Macbook, which has meant that I couldn’t get near it to type a post on here. I know I could have typed it on my iPad, … Continue reading

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Fs, Buts And Maybes

In the House of Commons, here in the UK, when the MPs have voted the result may well be that “the Ayes have it”. (‘Aye’ is pronounced ‘I’.) Well, unlike the House of Commons, in the house of Bossymamma it … Continue reading

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It’s VERY Expensive!

FPR’s mother is still in hospital, with all that it entails. She rings me, asking if I will do something for her, then gives instructions in her own particular way. Often the tasks are clearly unnecessary and unlikely to yield … Continue reading

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The Pleasure And The Pain

Regular readers of this blog will know that I am very fortunate as pain is not a large part of my fibromyalgia. I hope new readers will accept that fibro isn’t always all about pain. FPR’s mother has recently been … Continue reading

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And Now, Here Is The Weather Forecast

I was thinking, only fairly recently, that I seem to be escaping Fibro Fog. I had noticed signs of Fibro Fog soon after my diagnosis, but it hadn’t hung around long. Oh, how easy it is to deceive oneself! I … Continue reading

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One Thing Leads To Another

This week, FPR and I returned from a much-needed and long-awaited holiday. Despite all the “stuff” that has been going on, I think we both benefitted from the holiday. I found that often I needed to sleep after breakfast and, … Continue reading

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