Tuesday, 22 December 2009

Hi honey, I'm back!

Phew, is this Deafinitely Girly's longest silence ever?

Seeing as I am not the silent type - in writing, or in person - this whole week off blogging has been a little out of character, I admit. But Deafinitely Girly has been a little bit preoccupied.

You see, when I was diagnosed with Crohn's the other week, I found myself with writer's block. It took me back 20 years to when I was told I was deaf. And then, 14 years when I was told I was going deafer. This kind of news always makes me go quiet.

Then, last week I had an unspeakable camera procedure - my insides made their TV debut - they insisted on starving themselves for 2 days so they looked their very best for the occasion, and so I spent the later half of the week eating delicious food to make up for the lack of eating forced upon me - and as a result there was very little time to blog.

And what of yesterday? I hear you ask...

Weeeee-eeeeell, there was snow yesterday, and London Cousins 1 and 2 asked me to get the sledges out of the garage - and really, it would be a shame to get them out and then not check they worked OK, so erm... yesterday was largely spent flying down a hill on a bright orange piece of plastic.

But today, there is no excuse. Over the last week, I've tried out all my favourite foods and drink on my Crohn's and it seems to be holding out OK - so I am feeling positive that I will still be able to munch my way through a Cadbury's Selection Box on Christmas Day, and so, seeing as food is the second most important thing in my life, I've got absolutely NOTHING to moan about, or cause writer's block - so Deafinitely Girly is back!

See you tomorrow!

6 comments:

Fab Friend said...

Hurrah! You're back! I missed you!! FF xx

Anonymous said...

Welcome back.....

Excellent news on your health

Merry Christmas and best wishes for the new year to you and my fellow follower of this blog

best wishes

Chris

SpeakUp Librarian said...

So glad you're back! I missed you!
Sarah

Anonymous said...

So glad you are back. looking forward to hearing more from you!

Miss Brodie said...

Glad you are back in the pink! xxxx

l1zblog said...

Hello, and welcome back. All the best for Christmas and New Year. Glad you enjoyed your sledging. At the weekend I had a snow ball fight with my boyfriend. Which was great fun. I have not done that for along time.