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One thing I’ve learned from Chemotherapy

One thing I’ve learned from Chemotherapy

I’m almost at the end of my first round of chemotherapy. There’s a lot that has happened, and I wanted to write about my experiences, but I didn’t know where to start. So, I decided to write about one thing I’ve learned so far. It’s hard to narrow it down to one thing though. I’ve […]

Hair

Hair

It seems like a small thing to think about when you’ve recently had a cancer diagnosis: hair.  With my tumour gone, and the doctors assuming the disease is cured, I’m about to embark on the adjuvant therapy of chemotherapy, radiotherapy and hormone therapy. These are all designed to reduce the chance of my cancer returning, […]

Update and whatnot

Update and whatnot

Hi folks! I just want to say, thanks for sticking around and being here to read my little blog. I haven’t been writing as much lately; I guess it’s one of those things that has taken a backseat whilst I get on with life. I’ve never intended to be a professional blogger, but writing this […]

2017 Goals!

2017 Goals!

It has become my habit to set myself goals for each year.  Firstly, I’ll look over how I went with my goals for 2016: I set a goal to grow more food. Although we started the year well, with plenty of fruit, vegetables and meat, we haven’t put much effort into food growing lately. The […]

Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

I don’t think that the slaughtering of our animals for meat is very pleasant. I really like our animals, and when we had Daisy slaughtered last week, I couldn’t help feeling a bit sad. Daisy was born here, and over the past three years I’ve loved watching her grow and graze the property. I loved […]

2016 Goals

2016 Goals

And this is the time of year that I set myself some goals and publish them on my little blog. It holds me accountable. It makes me want to achieve the things I’ve set out to do.    Grow more food. Each year we are getting closer to our goal of living sustainably on our […]