Stephie Simpson

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A Little Get To Know Me Post

So Natalie and I have kind of felt a bit lost at sea recently and I challenged us both to answer 26 questions to “get to know ourselves better” that …

In Sickness And In Health

So I have been in two minds about writing this post as I feel incredibly selfish and I am not sure if I have the right to even feel like this. When I …

Pepper Fajita Boats – Meatless Mondays

I LOVE Mexican food and flavours so this little dish hit the nail right on the head! What was even better was that it was one of the “what the heck …

Courgette Linguine – Meatless Mondays

I am a big lover of linguine, courgette and playing with my mandolin much to 00Steve’s dismay because I am notorious for slicing my fingers even …

Butternut Squash And Cauliflower Gratin – Meatless Mondays

This is perfect for autumn evenings and even entertaining as a side dish, if you just have to have meat in it i think chunks of ham would work well. …

Camembert and Mushroom Wellington – Meatless Mondays

So Louise has chosen mushrooms for the last week of maSTOMAchef which to most ostomates strikes the fear of blockage into them! But a good mushroom …

Lentil Bolognese – Meatless Mondays

Rachel has chosen the ingredient for week three of maSTOMAchef and it is lentils. I really enjoy lentils, I add them to soups then blend them up or …

Recipes

Post Natal Depression Is It Another A Slap On Label?

Set up by Sophie over at One Unique, Huddle and Cuddle is a campaign to help raise awareness of mental health issues by using the means of social …

Postpartum

My Mental Health Is Being Squiffy

With one of the topics on The IBD and Ostomy Support Show being mental health I felt it was the perfect time to write this. Now I have spoken a …

Mental Health

When To Wear – Support Wear

We all know not to do a Buffy the Vampire Slayer and go running in our heels now don’t we? So why would exercising without the correct types of …

Clothing

Water Water Every Where But Not A Drop To Drink

Hydration is a crucial part of life and is just if not even more important as an ostomate, especially as certain drinks like water can make us <b>more</b> …

Wellness