How being diagnosed with epilepsy in my 30’s impacted my life

As the title of this piece suggests I was diagnosed with epilepsy quite late on in life.  Until that point I hadn’t even met anyone with epilepsy nor come across anyone having a seizure.  Ashamedly the only thing I associated with epilepsy was seeing people convulsing on the floor.  Therefore…

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Really sticky chocolate brownies with salted caramel topping

I am very particular when it comes to chocolate brownies.  When I order a brownie I am looking for one that has a firm topping and a melt in the mouth middle.  I love the sticky, gooey, finger licking variety.  I know there are two camps when it comes to how…

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My Week In Pictures // Week 8

  My Week In Pictures // Week 8 Chester Zoo We arranged to go to Chester Zoo at the weekend and renew our annual pass.  Unfortunately we hadn’t looked at the weather forecast.  It was a grey and bitterly cold day but we wrapped up and braved it anyhow.  I…

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All you need to know about why Anglesey is the ideal choice for a family holiday in the UK

Holidays in Anglesey It is only the start of the year and – like the rest of the population – I am planning my holidays.  Top of the holiday list is Anglesey.  I live in North Wales so you would imagine I would choose to holiday somewhere else.  However I…

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My Week In Pictures // Week 7

Party Time Top – This week we celebrated my sister’s 50th birthday.  I was really nervous because she had said she didn’t want a party.  In fact she was allergic to the idea.  Her husband died 2 years ago and the plan was they would have a joint one.  So…

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