The Misadventures of a Girl & Her Bowels

Welcome to my little blog, where I ramble on about my journey with ulcerative colitis and all the wonderful things it comes with. If you couldn’t tell by my blog name, I’m not afraid to get a little too honest and try & find my sense of humour in all things- so be prepared.


Latest Blog Posts

  • Where to go next
    Hello lovely readers, It has been a while now hasn’t it? How is everyone hanging on? For a long time I was trying to figure out what direction to take this blog. I was finally feeling better and thought “well now what do people want to read?”. BUT I’m realizing that while yes, I loveContinue reading “Where to go next”
  • You are not a burden
    Recently NY Times released an article titled “Is it OK to Dump Him Because of His Medical Condition” (which you can read here). While the letter writer seems to be in a new relationship, her concerns are valid. I think anyone entering into a new relationship where they may not have any experience with somethingContinue reading “You are not a burden”
  • A Letter To My Healing Body
    Dear body, Where do I begin? On Tuesday we had our colonoscopy and finally heard news that we have wanted to hear for a long time. We are nearly there. No active inflammation, but we do have quite a bit of healing to do. But we are almost there! Woo! While I was drugged upContinue reading “A Letter To My Healing Body”

A Few of my Favourite Quotes

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

Walt Disney

It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

J. K. Rowling

Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.

Dr. Seuss

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