• Me looking out at the beautiful view in Croatia.
    Lifestyle Vision

    Fitting In

    Sometimes, I just feel like I don’t fit in. This isn’t something new to be honest, struggling with debilitating anxiety from 14 years old onwards, gave me a good taster of what it is…

    November 15, 2018
  • Vision

    Charles Bonnet Syndrome

    Today I want to talk about Charles Bonnet Syndrome. This is something that people without sight loss and actually a lot of people with sight loss, don’t know much about, or haven’t heard much…

    November 9, 2018
  • Brixham Harbour Photo
    Lifestyle Travel Vision

    Memories vs To Do List

    Last week was half term and my husband had booked some time off of work. We have a jobs list for the house as long as I care to admit, so we debated whether…

    October 30, 2018
  • Blind disabled sign on white background. Vector illustration.
    Vision

    White Cane Day 2018

    Today is white cane day. A lot of people living with Stargardts can manage very well on a daily basis without a long cane. Of course, there are exceptions who need one, or a…

    October 15, 2018
  • Me
    Vision

    World Mental Health Day 2018

    Today was world mental health day. Before my diagnosis of Stargardts, I had struggled with anxiety, panic attacks and borderline agoraphobia on and off since the age of 14. I was no stranger to…

    October 10, 2018
  • Me and Harvey looking out on the lake at lake garda,
    Vision

    The one that gets forgotten 💙

    When I was diagnosed with Stargardts last year, my little boy had only just had his 6th birthday. At 6 it gets a lot harder to hide things from them. Obviously, the days after…

    October 5, 2018
  • my detailed eye picture from hospital
    Vision

    One Year Vision Loss Anniversary

    So, it’s happened, my one-year vision loss anniversary has finally come around. It was a weird day, obviously the same as the other days before it, but full of upsetting memories. I remember how…

    September 30, 2018