• Family,  Personal,  Spoonies

    Nan updates…

    As people know I go and see my Nan regularly. She is the senior spoonie in our family, along with me and mum we make a right trio. It has been really hard to get to a point where I understand that Nan has her issues too, shes not going to be with us forever so I want to do my best to help her in the now. These photos were taken a couple of months ago and if I am entirely honest I started this blog post at the beginning of June and it has been sat in my drafts since then. But now feels like the right time…

  • Anxiety,  Awareness,  Confidence,  Fibromyalgia,  Personal,  Spoonies

    My blog turns 1!

    Onceuponafibrotime was born out of ignorance and frustration. People having a real lack of understanding of fibro when I have had to learn about fibro since before i knew how to spell the word. I naively expected the same of everyone else. The name. Well, I was sat there on the Monday evening drafting ideas, I just kept thinking how life with Fibro is anything but life like a fairy tale. I just kept saying to myself once upon a fibro time life is anything but good and so i had this desire to document it, letting out the feelings I had kept bottled up feelings that I had fibro…