Tag Archives: perimenopause

Mood swing.


We all have them. Some more than others. I drive my husband crazy with them. Perimenopause and auto immune business is SO much fun…all this swinging. I’m back to being an insomniac again 😦 Never mind. It will pass! In … Continue reading

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Hot sweaty flash of misery.


I don’t understand how women going through perimenopause and those who are menopausal, yet still in the throes of this God awful thing are not beating their doctors over the head with a blunt instrument. Honestly, how women going through … Continue reading

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Burning mouth syndrome.


I just have to post about this because I’m sure there are many sufferers out there who are at their wits end trying to find a way to alleviate this terribly frustrating condition. I think I have found something that … Continue reading

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Husbands and doctors….not a good mix.


Bugger! My sneaky plans were foiled this morning! See, after my doctors appointment yesterday I knew I had to go to pathology and have some blood tests done, so my plan was to announce to hubby that finally there were … Continue reading

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I’m just OVER it!


Since I turned forty I’ve literally felt like shit. Not understanding why, I’ve been from doctor to doctor with a wide array of seemingly disconnected, and sometimes bizarre symptoms which have at times made me simply miserable. The anxiety surrounding … Continue reading

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Letting the weird things out.


Why is it that sometimes a blank piece of paper (or screen as it may be) can sometimes seem so exciting and at other times so daunting? I think it’s because sometimes we hold back what we really want to … Continue reading

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Got out of the wrong side of bed in my sumo wrestler nappy.


I think I’ve started having hot flushes. Sometime during the night I woke up feeling like I was on fire, even though I had the fan above the bed on all night and hubby was next to me, shivering in … Continue reading

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Womb and gloom.


The state of my womb has been on my mind lately. For the past four years or so I’ve known that something is “not right” with me. (Hubby has been saying that since we first met.) But seriously, I’ve been … Continue reading

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