Two Years Today

    June 13, 2019

    Two years ago today I went by myself, to the opticians, for what I thought was just a 2-yearly check-up. 10 minutes into my appointment, and Stargardts had changed my life forever.  2 years on and although I have devastatingly already lost 2 lines of the eye chart in both eyes and there is deterioration on my scan pictures (although I am hoping with all I have that my eyes get slightly better once my baby is here) I am…

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  • Me at 36 weeks pregnant.
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    36 Weeks Pregnant

    So tomorrow I will be 36 weeks pregnant. This pregnancy has really flown by and it’s scary to think I had Harvey at 38 weeks so may only have a couple of weeks left,…

    May 24, 2019
  • Me with my makeup done for eye health month.

    May – Healthy Vision Month

    May is health vision month. A lot of people who know me and my incurable eye disease may wonder why I bother to promote eye health and urge people to go to the opticians…

    May 8, 2019
  • 30 Weeks Pregnant - 4D Scan Day
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    4D Scan Day 💙

    After the sadness of my appointment last Friday, and dealing with the fact that my eyes are progressing, I had totally forgotten our 4D baby scan was booked for the following weekend. At the…

    April 15, 2019
  • Katie B - Pregnancy Pic - 28 Weeks

    My Upcoming Eye Appointment

    A week today and I will be at Moorfields and will find out how much my vision has changed in the last 18 months. The last 18 months have flown by and I really…

    March 29, 2019
  • A photo of me with my makeup done
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    My Thoughts and Feelings

    I have thought long and hard about posting this blog post and then I thought that at the end of the day, I use this to get my thoughts and feelings down and my…

    March 15, 2019
  • Rare Disease Day - Picture of Me holding a piece of paper with the words # I Am Rare

    Rare Disease Day

    A couple of years ago, I never could begin to imagine that I would be writing about rare disease day, but here I am, with my rare disease, explaining to others why February the…

    February 28, 2019