I was really apprehensive about this Christmas as it was the first I wouldn't wake up with my baby girl but I was so lucky to have my Nan stay with me from Christmas eve right up until boxing day and she helped me through my mini breakdown when T left Christmas eve. After that… Continue reading Our family Christmas
This Christmas eve was always going to be a little different but it's actually been a really lovely day. We started by saying goodbye to T's friend Ruby who slept over last night sending her home with Christmas cookies and a tiara the girls made. Then my best friend came round and we did Christmas,… Continue reading Christmas Wishes
So yesterday morning started as the previous one had with lots of pain, swollen lips and a sore mouth. Then I discovered Corsodyl, this stuff is amazing . After just one use a friend said I was speaking much more clearly and my mouth felt less painful already! I'm now using it morning and night… Continue reading Adult braces – first day with no pain!
Well its been an emotional couple of days now being a brace wearer! Firstly I hated my face with this new jewelry! Yes the top brace is white and hardly noticeable but the bottom isn't and that bothers me in a big way. But hey I woke up yesterday morning with bigger things on my… Continue reading Braces 2 days in
Well the day had finally arrived where I was able to have my braces fitted. I was fine up until an hour before the appointment when I got so unbelievably nervous I had butterflies. I arrived at the the appointment and they were all very lovely and told me how it wouldn't hurt. I didn't… Continue reading Adult braces- here we go!
So yesterday my family got together and had our Christmas meet up, it was loud, fun, present giving chaos as usual! We played games, ate food, took photos and laughed a lot! We spoke to my sister from NY on face time and my brother messaged from Uni and later on Scott arrived after work… Continue reading Christmas Chaos
So here it is a whole week since I had 4 teeth out ready for my braces to be fitted and today is the first day without any pain relief! What a week, I've lost half a stone, been tired, emotional, powered through work and existed only on a liquid diet but I can still… Continue reading Christmas Cheer
So today I have managed my pain relief much better and it has worked out a better day. Work passed uneventfully with soup and a shake and this evening I helped T finish her homework project and then washed and dried her hair. This is something I've loved to do since it started to grow… Continue reading Little by little
Yesterday was hard. my gums are so sore all I dare eat at work all day was a shake and some soup. I did the salt rinse at lunch time which as always made me feel sick. After I got home I made dinner for Scott and T, walked the dog, helped T do some… Continue reading Bye bye evening
So its been 3 days since I had my 4 teeth out ready for my braces to be fitted and it's bit a bit quiet on the food front! Well Friday night I made pizza and last night a lasagne, unfortunately I haven't been able to eat any of it! In fact the first solid… Continue reading Who needs to eat anyway?