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19. Wigs, Istanbul, Time at home and Natural skincare

Well I've been slacking off the ould blogging lately! With all the coming and going between Istanbul and home... I've just given myself a little break! Back now and feeling inspired to write some more and share some of my findings with you. I'll start off with a little update of whats been happening since… Continue reading 19. Wigs, Istanbul, Time at home and Natural skincare

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18. Hair loss, wig shopping and back to Istanbul!

Well what a few weeks that was. I started chemotherapy on the 7th of June and I was really sick for three full weeks after. I spent 12 days in Istanbul initially, and for most of it, I wasn’t able to eat and had no interest in doing anything other than sleeping and moaning about… Continue reading 18. Hair loss, wig shopping and back to Istanbul!

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15. Treatment begins

For the first time this week, since all of this happened almost 10 months ago, I thought why me? I am finally feeling sorry for myself. It’s so unfair. I don’t want to be going through this. And by going through this, I mean the treatment part. It’s so harsh on my body. Everything I’ve… Continue reading 15. Treatment begins

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14. Merhaba Istanbul!

After a manic few days of organising the trip, getting packed and saying goodbye to all the family, friends and neighbours, we have finally arrived. And we’re both wrecked! Had a little snooze on the plane but I’ll be in bed early tonight. I’m fasting from 6pm for my PET scan in the morning. When… Continue reading 14. Merhaba Istanbul!

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13. The plan in Istanbul, where the money is going and my incredible community.

Hectic few days here in Strokestown, it’s all so last minute. I’ll be able to catch my breath once we get on the plane! Packing up the last few bits this morning. Had a lovely day yesterday seeing family and friends. More of the same today, so many people want to come wave us off.… Continue reading 13. The plan in Istanbul, where the money is going and my incredible community.