Tag Archives: insomnia

My Absent Friend

Sleep………………….. Yep, tis 5.30 am and I have not been to sleep. I was doing so well,Β  but the last 10 days or so, the old pattern has crept back. Last night I decided to take my sleepy pills (both … Continue reading

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No Sleep Til……..

I crash from exhaustion, I guess Seriously, this sleep thing is getting beyond itself. It is 6.25 in the morning and I didn’t sleep a wink. This was despite taking 4 herbal sleeping pills last night. So, I give up. … Continue reading

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Spring is Sprung……….

At least, it is todayΒ  πŸ˜€Β  Who knows what the weather will bring us tomorrow, but today the sun is shining, the birds are happy in their delightfully noisy way, doing the things birds do at this time of year; … Continue reading

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3.57 am – Can’t Sleep Catch Up

Insomnia sucks! I took a Nytol sleeping pill at 8pm last night and I am still awake *sigh* Yesterday was Mother’s Day here in the UK and I was pampered. My girls know me very well, and bought me some … Continue reading

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Moments of Happiness #1

Waking up and realising you have actually slept more than 7 hours. Without pills and all in one go!! πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€

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Four and a Half Hours!!

Four and a half measley hours sleep. That is all I got last night. Didn’t get to sleep til gone 3am and was like *ching!!* wide awake just after 7.30 this morning. I’d have been dead on my feet before … Continue reading

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Bad Journalism (and other stuff)

I was gobsmacked today! My lower jaw dropped, my eyes boggled and my head shook from side to side. Now I know you need to use a degree of common sense when researching stuff online, but it might be nice … Continue reading

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I Finally Slept!

Oh my Gods, I finally did it!! Yesterday I was just beyond exhausted. I couldn’t settle to anything and quite literally every single movement HURT!! And it was as though I had lead weights in every limb. It wasn’t helped … Continue reading

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Can’t Sleep

Get’s boring doesn’t it? Hearing me talk about it. I bet! It’s impossibly tedious for me too. Distraction is my friend. If I am occupied with something, it distracts me. From the pain. The physical, mental and emotional. IF I … Continue reading

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Ok, Bored Now

This lying in the dark unable to sleep again has rapidly become tedious. I want to sleep. During the night and for longer than 3 hours. Surely that isn’t too much to ask for??? Apparently it is. Instead of dreams … Continue reading

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