Who Stole My Dopamine?

Read about Emma's adventures in teenager wrangling, rescue dog emotional support, living with Parkinson's, and trying to stay sane until she can sit down and enjoy a glass of wine at the end of the day.

Read about Emma's adventures in teenager wrangling, rescue dog emotional support, living with Parkinson's, and trying to stay sane until she can sit down and enjoy a glass of wine at the end of the day.

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#22・

So, we wheat again...

Where Emma benefits from a mini-break.

 
#21・

✑ Seriously, memoir?

Where Emma shares her writing adventures.

 
#20・

So hair we are.

Where Emma contemplates the year ahead.

 
#19・

Hi 👋🏻

Just wanted to pop by your inbox and send some love. It might be black dog time, or you are rushed off your feet with the madness or had a little extra festive cheer...either way, I figured a quick hello and a dash of love wouldn't go a miss. However you 'do'…

 
#18・

Die Hard

Where Emma watches a Christmas movie.

 
#17・

Romaine Calm

Where Emma experiences a brain fart.

 
#16・

Jurassic Pork

Thank you yet again for the lovely supportive responses to the last letter. Your insights, advice and experiences about marriage and relationships have been wonderful. Also welcome to my new readers...if you aren't sure what this is all about then start here.…

 
#15・

How to Marinade a Millionaire

Hello from a snowy Scotland! As ever, thank you for your well wishes as I recover from last weeks cold.✍︎I was never one of those girls who dreamt of being married or having a big wedding or any of that sort of rubbish. I wasn't really sure what chaps were fo…

 
#14・

Fight Club

Where Emma fights the common cold.

 
#13・

Wait! There's Myrrh?

Where Emma mentions the C-word.

 
#12・

Rage Against the Dopamine

Where Emma rambles about telling your kids you have an incurable disease.

 
#11・

Spamalot

Thank you to those of you who spotted the emails NOT arriving on time or at all yesterday.Turns out the wizards who do all the technical stuff that sends emails aren't as magic as I assumed. Frankly, I don't know why.Anyway if you want to keep receiving my le…

 
#10・

Easel Up.

Where Emma talks creativity

 
#9・

Everything I brew...I brew for you.

Where Emma discusses reader replies, advice and links.

 
#8・

I don't know you.

Where Emma wonders who is that in the mirror.

 
#7・

It's a little bit bunny...

Thank you for all your feedback about grief from last week. I have learned so much about how you felt and deal with the loss of loved ones and of your pre-diagnosis life. I'm sure I will write more on this at a later date. ✍︎'Carrot!' I proclaim. Met by hyste…

 
#6・

Hold on for dear life...

Thank you for all the condolences, I am deeply touched.Outside my father in law's house this morning I tried looking for some meaning in the last week - his death, the organisational maelstrom and the funeral haven't allowed any time for reflection. As the do…

 
#5・

Grief Break

Hello everyone, I just wanted to apologise for no letter this week. We have had a bereavement in the family. Normal service will resume next week. Thank you and hello to all the new sign-ups, I'm delighted to have you here. Thank you also for the amazing feed…

#4・

You're gonna need a bigger moka pot...

Where Emma has fatigue...

 
#3・

Womb Raider

Where Emma wonders at the menopause…