Author: sarah.wilmott

What if…

Like Jack Nicholson says in the film “what if this is as good as it gets?” I thought about this quote from the film of the same name on the way home with my dog this morning.  I had walked part way to school with my son (so he can walk the rest of the…

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies

Today I made some (as the title suggests) gluten free peanut butter cookies, (found it too difficult to go completely grain free, so I am currently going gluten free!) and they are sooooo adictively tasty I thought I’d share the recipe. 4oz / 115g Butter 4oz / 115g Peanut Butter (I prefer crunchy) 4oz / 115g Soft Brown…

Spinal Surgery Update

It is four weeks today that I had my spinal Surgery.  Wow is the most of what I can say.  Although it has been difficult dealing with the immediate pain, and hard not being able to do most things, and must be immensely hard on my partner doing everything I usually do, still working a full time job…

Shortbread Recipe

As promised in my last post, here is my recipe from my book: . A lovely soft crumbly recipe great with a cup of tea! 4oz / 115g Margarine 2oz / 55g Icing Sugar 4oz / 115g Plain Flour 2oz / 55g Corn Flour Topping White sugar to sprinkle on top once cooked Preheat the…

Spinal Surgery Beckons

Had my appointment with my spinal consultant today, and now I am quite excited! I was expecting to go in there and have him say the same as last time, I am too young to have an operation and just see how the meds go. No, he looked over all the information, the MRI, the…

Appointment with MUSCAT!

Got an appointment through today at the Gloucester Royal Hospital with the MUSCAT team! its for the 29th January – so watch this space! I will be seeing my spinal consultant on the Monday of the same week, and my sons birthday is the Wednesday the 27th – thats going to be a busy week…

Podiatry Referral to MUSCAT

Well, if I had ever thought that taking my partner along to a podiatry appointment with me would have such a marvellous effect I would have done it sooner! Normally I go along, come away with slightly different insoles and am told it will only get worse.  Today, My partner came with me to the…