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Hypothyroid Journey

An Honest Post

Hi everyone, it has been a few weeks since I have written anything for the blog, I have been writing lots and drawing lots, being much more creative than usual in my meditation journal,  positive, uplifting gratitudes, full of colour and life. But it has […]

Soul Trials

Soul Trials

This passage below, spoke to my soul today. “When we walk like (we are rushing), we print anxiety and sorrow on the earth. We have to walk in a way that we only print peace and serenity on the earth… Be aware of the contact […]

Making Bread with Spelt Flour

Making Bread with Spelt Flour

Since my thyroid diagnoses I have been eating mostly a gluten-free diet. Gluten is a key disruptor of the immune system in some people. People suffering from the hypothyroid condition ‘hashimoto’s disease’ have an uncommonly high percentage of gluten sensitives among them. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is an […]

Little Miracles

Little Miracles

Living with the adrenal disease ‘hashimoto thyroiditis’ alters life perspective. Today these simple aspects of life are like little miracles to me. They make my heart beat joyfully. To hang a laundry load out and see it blowing in the breeze. To have the will, […]

Thyroid Journey Highs and Lows

Thyroid Journey Highs and Lows

Today was a hard day on my hypothyroid journey, it was hard to wake up, it was harder still to walk to the bathroom, my foot felt like it was on fire and broken, my body weighed a million tons, my neck felt like there […]

This Week

This Week

Very exciting this week, GD and I went to purchase our spuds and onions for the allotment, these will be our first planted veg on the new site. We have toned it down a little to our previous years of bulk planting, just getting 10 […]

Experiments Baking Bread with Gluten Free Flour

Experiments Baking Bread with Gluten Free Flour

Last monday I had a followup appointment with the practice nurse, I walked in thinking  I might need to take some sort of prescriptive medicine to get me back on track healthwise but came out knowing the rest my life was going to be different. […]