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Readjusting to this new normal, covid19. How has it affected you?

"She stood  in the storm and when the wind did not blow her way, she adjusted her sails"  ~Elizabeth Edwards~ Having spoken about this briefly on my Instagram recently and received such wonderful feedback from you all, I felt compelled to blog. I don't know about you,...

Finding your new normal

"Normal is an illusion. What is normal to the spider is chaos to the fly" -Morticia Adams When I called my blog finding your new normal it was aimed at picking your life back up after stroke or illness or some kind of trauma that shakes your whole world up so that you...

Find some peace in this crises

We are facing so much uncertainty right now. Lots of fear and panic. “ keep calm and carry on “ ~Winston Churchill~ Every day the news and advice changes while everyone try’s to figure this out. No one knows the answers and no one knows the outcome. Whatever it is....
Taking time for yourself, for your health and recovery

Taking time for yourself, for your health and recovery

“Being alone has power that very few people can handle” ~Steven Aitchison   One of the girls on the course asked us today if we’ve ever spent 24 hours alone. Living alone means I get to do this a lot. I’ve even gone to the extreme this month and given myself this...

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Life after strokes is full of fear.

Life after strokes is full of fear.

“Feel the fear and do it anyway” ~Susan Jeffers Here’s a little of how I try to push aside fear to enjoy life as much as I can. Feel the fear and do it anyway is one of my favourite books and one of my favourite quotes to tell myself. It was one of my very first self...

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Asking for help after stroke or Brain Injury

Asking for help after stroke or Brain Injury

​“ Just because your struggling, does not mean you’re failing”    One of the hardest things to do as humans is to admit you need help. But after brain injury I find it really important to actually ask for and accept help. This is going to help you manage your fatigue...

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About Me

Travel & Lifestyle Blogger

Hi, I’m Nikki May

Stroke Survivor, Traveller, Yoga pupil and Winner of Headway Achiever of the Year 2019. Read more HERE

 

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