IBS and the magic toilet

Okay, so I’ve been away for a hot minute, but I have so much to tell you I don’t even know where to start! Well, you know how much I like to talk shit, so I’ll put my best foot forward and begin with that.  IBS is a great leveler. I mean, when you’ve sharted on a train your hubris just has to turn to humorous, or you’ll make yourself sick with worry – and I don’t mean that as a turn of phrase.  Anxiety over what your digestive system is going to throw at you on any given day can make […]

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Talking Shit: IBS

Today I’m going to be talking shit, or poo if you prefer.  Not the first conversation topic you’d reach for necessarily, but one that definitely needs to be spoken about more, once we’re done talking about the weather that is.  The matter on my mind is actually IBS, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, which is so much more than just poo. According to the NHS website, the main symptoms are: abdominal (stomach) pain and cramping, which may be relieved by having a poo a change in your bowel habits – such as diarrhoea, constipation, or sometimes both bloating and swelling of your stomach excessive wind (flatulence) occasionally […]

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Awesome giveaway prize: Christmas Flowbox Natural Food and Products Package – review

One of my wonderfully surprise Christmas pressies this year came in the form of a giveaway win from the lovely Sarah at Life in a Breakdown and the gorgeous Bex at Futures.  It was, as the title would suggest, a fabulous box absolutely brimming with festive goodies.  The original post is here but of course the giveaway is closed.  I include it as it gives a great rundown of the products I received, and a little more about the company themselves.  Here, I just want to glory in my loot, and share the joy with my lovely readers. A box […]

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