Rough Riding

Since my last post about the wonders of one week I had a month or so ago in New Zealand, life has been a little tough. I had a series of unfortunate events in the space of one month that included a health scare, two bed bug infestations, visa issues, some matters of the heart … More Rough Riding

One of the best

Sometimes the best days come in the most unexpected packages. I woke the other day to a barrage of anxiety. I was panic stricken, miserable, scared and I didn’t know why. I didn’t know what to do with myself and how to overcome it.  I couldn’t face being locked in that bathroom painting again all … More One of the best

Anxiety is…

Maybe we have better education about mental health in England, maybe our mental health service isn’t as dire as we believe. Maybe we are unfortunate and have more people suffering or, maybe we are just more vocal about the struggle. Whatever the reason, I have never experienced so many people not understanding before now. Generally … More Anxiety is…

Rotation 5: Clinic #2

Back in clinic with the babies! My favourite rotation. This was another full on week! Whoever said never work with children or animals forgot the most manic option of all: infant animals…. the definition of a handful! The week was crazy! Poor little Archie (my favourite little fuzzball) was sick all week and Goman and … More Rotation 5: Clinic #2