It’s a match!

It’s been a while since I last wrote and that’s because I have been waiting for the right time to share with you all the most amazing news! I have a potential donor!! As you are aware, the only “cure” right now for this dreaded disease, once your kidneys have failed, is a kidney transplant.…

Organ Donor Foundation

Last month I attended such a special event at the new Gateway Private Hospital. It was a press and media day for the organ donor foundation. The aim of the press session was to create awareness of organ donation in South Africa, but particularity in KZN where the number of people receiving transplants is reducing at…

Understanding Dialysis

I have been asked by many people, what is dialysis? Trust me, I hadn’t heard of it before I found out I had kidney disease and the thought of it made me look at every alternative before resorting to it. However, after 8 months and 120 sessions later, I have come to terms with it…

Hello 2016

It’s a new year and with that brings new opportunities and new beginnings! The last few months have been filled with so many emotions… It’s been challenging, tough, scary, uneasy, gloomy and frustrating. But is has also been filled with so much love, laughter, optimism and hope! The last few months I have truly grown…

Optimism

Firstly, my apologies for the huge gap since my last post. A lot has changed and happened since then which I am going to share with you. As you may remember I was doing the Being Human Detox and things were going very well. I was feeling great, my blood cells were looking healthy and…

Healing the body inside out

Life has been anything but normal the last few months. It has been filled with so many highs and and wonderful memories made. In April Jason and I tied the knot on our family game farm in Zululand. It was the most perfect day filled with so much love and surrounded by all our favourite…

Lesson Learnt

So it was my birthday this weekend and it also happened to occur on the same day as a good friends wedding…so I thought what better day to treat myself to some of my favourite goodies. I had a glass of beautiful, crisp champagne that tasted like a piece of heaven, followed by a whole lot…