Author: Ilona Taylor-Conway

How Endometriosis has affected my mental health.

It’s mental health awareness week. I wanted to talk about my own experience and how having a chronic illness can affect my mental health.


Sunshine Blogger Awards

Something a bit different this week. I’ve only been blogging for a few months but have already been able to interact with so many talented people. The Sunshine Blogger Awards was something I’d never heard of before the lovely Jess Ling over on nominated me.

Talking periods, sex ed and endo awareness month.

So… March is finally upon us. March is endometriosis awareness month. I’ve thought long and hard about what I want to talk about this week, and I found the answer whilst scrolling through twitter. A woman called Alice Smith has been campaigning to get menstrual health on the National curriculum in England and last month

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Maintaining friendships with a chronic illness.

I have decided to take a break in documenting my diagnosis story to talk about something else. Writing about my endo has shown me just how much this illness has affected my relationships with others. Whether that be friends, family or my partner. I know it sounds silly to only just be really thinking about

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