My hormone journey: Vitamin D

So I wrote a while ago about my doctor’s appointment that I had all the way back in the middle of March  about issues that I have been having related to my hormones. What I keep forgetting to do is update you on the results of those blood tests! In the beginning of April, I had

Sunday Snapshot 18/03/18

This week has been nice. Everyone has been getting back into their groove. We’ve been able to go outside and play with it staying lighter that bit later once we all get home and the munchkin has been up to his usual hilariousness, see above walking in mama’s boots yesterday morning before going into town.

My hormone journey: The appointment

So, last week I talked about My Hormone Journey postpartum and what it was like to take an at-home blood test. I mentioned that I managed to get an appointment with my doctor with a view to get blood tests done. I was extremely nervous leading up to it and it was a miracle that

My hormone journey: background

I’ve already mentioned in previous posts and on Instagram that I have been having issues with my hormones since January 2017, but have realized that I haven’t talked about exactly what has been going on here on the blog. Sit down with a cuppa, it’s a long one, folks! January 2017 I was 7 months postpartum

Menstrual Cycle tracking apps

Once upon a time I took birth control. For many, many years. I started on it because I had horrific acne as a teenager and what seemed like never-ending periods at times. I seemed to be one of the lucky ones who never had any adverse side effects while on the pill. That is, until