My journey to the transplant games has taken quite a nose dive since I last wrote at the beginning of March. First things first, I will start with something positive. I have actually signed up to take part! That in itself posed quite a dilemma because I just couldn’t decide which events to take part
I am about embark on a dream that is making me feel quite nervous! I first heard of the British Transplant Games a couple of years ago and since then I have dreamed of taking part, but that thought really scares me. (why?…..I will cover that in a future blog 🙂 ) Since my stem
I’m not used to this sort of thing so it feels slightly odd….. but I’ve been nominated for an award! I’ve been nominated for Yorkshire Woman of Achievement Award in the Courage category! Oh my goodness, I am so…..actually I don’t know how I feel! I feel humbled, happy, a bit shy, excited, a lot
This weeks plan from my Personal Trainer included a 45 minute swim!! I can’t do that……or can I? I haven’t been for a proper swim since before my transplant (just a bob about on holiday!). Even before my transplant I couldn’t swim more than 4 lengths or so. I used to hold my breath, struggle
I have been extremely fortunate to attend the UPW 2014 (Unleash the Power Within) seminar held by the world’s leading coach in Personal and Business Development, Tony Robbin’s. I will find it difficult, in fact impossible to explain to you how fantastic I found the 4 days. It has to be witnessed to be believed.
Happy New Year! I guess most of us are now back at work and Christmas memories are already fading as work and ‘normal’ life resumes. For me I just love the whole festive season. I enjoy buying presents, I enjoy wrapping, I love planning the dinner, I love that you get to spend that precious
I met a very good friend of mine yesterday. I initially met her for the very first time about 8 days before my transplant when I attended a Speaker bootcamp with Richard McCann. Although it was only 8 days before my transplant I went on the bootcamp to test myself, to see if the Inspirational
A Bucket List… not for me, thank you ! Shortly after I found out I was ill, I came across the term “Bucket List”. I was intrigued and investigated what this term meant. I discovered it meant writing a list of things you want to do before you die. I didn’t like this idea. I