The Buzz About Lymphatic Surgery

Hi Beautifuls. All over the Lymphie community, there are individuals talking about surgery options. So what is the deal with all the acronyms and types of surgery? I went to a Lymphatic Surgery talk with the incredible cosmetic surgeon Mr Amar Ghattaura in conjunction with Lymphoedema Network Wales and Spire Hospitals. Wales is the only […]

Girl Gang Trip

Hey Beautifuls. Exam season always leaves me super busy. Now that’s over AND my birthday has been and gone, I can get back to being on track. How did I celebrate…? Well, my friends and I all booked a cabin in the woods complete with hot tub. It was such a fun weekend. We drank […]

Hot Right Now: Food

Hi Beautifuls. Anyone and everyone at the moment is talking about Veganism. I like to think I’m Veganish. Not 100% committee to the cause but will happily live off plant based food a lot of the time. On my Instagram I’ve been posting a few extra foodie photos recently. There is a reason for this. […]

Hot Right Now

Hey Beautifuls! Thought I would share a version of therapy for me… Music. I cannot survive without music. At the moment I’m mostly listening to Cardi B- stripper turned rap artist. If you haven’t heard “Invasion of Privacy” yet, get your bum on Spotify for a quick listen. Cardi B’s Album dropped recently and I […]

Perfect Pandere Shoes

Hi Beautifuls! I’m sure you’ve spotted the fuss around an amazing start up company called Pandere shoes. Created by the Lymphie community for the Lymphie community. After following their Alaskan journey on Instagram I was honoured that I was lucky enough to get 5 minutes of their precious time to quiz them! Read the interview […]

Surviving a flight with Lymphoedema

Hi Beautifuls! It’s that time of year again where everyone is booking or prepping for a holiday. As a Lymphie, this is SO STRESSFUL! Amiright!? I’ve done my fair share of travelling so have put together my list of tips and tricks to survive a flight regardless of whether it’s 2 hours or 12! 1. […]

What’s in my bag?

Hey Beautifuls! Via DM a few of you ask what my everyday essentials are!? Thus, I have decided to share with you all my different styles. But as it’s come to the end of my first week back in work, I’d show you the contents of my work bag first… My everyday Work Bag! For […]

Social Media- Like, Love, Hate

Hey Beautifuls! I fancied a non Lymphie post so I got thinking about what most of my free time consists of. Gym, marking and social media updates. The latter is what I’m going to focus on during this post. Think of this as a virtual Snog, Marry, Avoid (Robert Downey Jnr, Tom Hiddleston and Tom […]

Happy Easter!

Hey Beautifuls! Hope you all have an egg-cellent day celebrating with your families! Must admit I’ve been a little spoilt by my nearest and dearest. ❤️ Started the day with giant mini eggs in my coconut porridge. For lunch, a family meal and prosecco dessert. Then to overload on chocolate for the remainder of the […]

Misconceptions about Lymphoedema

Hi Beautifuls. Over the years I’ve stumbled across a few common thoughts about me and my condition. I thought I would do a little a post about some of the common misconceptions! In no particular order: 1. But you’re young… I’m so bored of people assuming Lymphoedema is only for the over 70s! Luckily for […]