Breaking the news, breaking hearts and breaking down

Friday 25th August 2017 Earlier in the day we had the appointment with the skin care nurse who had just given us the news on…

Ticket machines, convicts scans and breaking news

Week Commencing 21st August 2018 So, I knew I had skin cancer/melanoma and I knew it was internal and that a cancerous lump had been…

The follow up appointment

It’s just a follow up appointment So it was just over a week after my operation (16th August 2017 to be exact) and I had…

The signs….how it all began

So, when you hear melanoma or skin cancer what’s the first thing that pops in your head? I bet you’re imagining some sort of obscure…

Who am I?

My name is Rachel and I’m 37. I’m pretty much an ‘average Joe’ (sorry if I have offended any Joe’s I told you you had…

Loosing my blogging cherry and baring all

So to those of you that are actually reading this post “Hello” and “Welcome” this means that after a number of months of debate and…