The Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens

According to my mum, we used to go to The Cotswold Wildlife Park frequently when I was a child, and according to my Grampy I used to insist on the reptile house first to see the “gwanas” (iguanas). I don’t remember! The earliest memory I have of here is from near my 21st birthday when I visited with my mum and auntie. Seems likely though as my favourite part of the park as an adult, except for the penguins (obviously) are the reptiles and insects. The last time I came here was with my sister and Ryan and, according to […]

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Coping with Chronic Laryngitis | Treatments & Diagnosis

Hey there! It’s been a while since my last post about my 21st birthday. I’ve been very unwell recently, so blogging took a bit of a back seat this month. At first, it started with a cold then developed into sinusitis and laryngitis, thankfully the sinusitis cleared up with antibiotics. My laryngitis, however, is getting progressively worse. I have very little voice and some days no voice at all. It’s been five weeks since the initial diagnosis with my doctor meaning what they thought was acute laryngitis is in fact, chronic laryngitis. What is chronic laryngitis? Laryngitis is when your […]

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My 21st Birthday Staycation

After my parents threw me a party for my 18th, I knew I wanted something a bit more relaxed to celebrate my 21st birthday. Don’t get me wrong I’m very thankful to them for throwing the party for me and I especially loved my Buffy cake(!). 😉 But wanted a more chilled 21st. Especially as I haven’t been feeling too well lately. As luck would have it my Auntie Val was planning a trip to the UK over my birthday, so my mum and I decided to go on a few day trips with her. My auntie lives in the […]

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