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Katy Mann

Mum Blogger who blogs about Epilepsy, Tourettes, cocks and ducks. Hoping to inspire you and make you laugh.

I am a 37 year old Mum of two who blogs about life with Epilepsy, Tourettes, cocks and ducks. I always look on the bright side of life despite my iffy brain. If there is a positive I will find it and make a joke about it. Hoping to inspire you and make you laugh.
Living With

Living With Epilepsy

<img alt="everybody banner" src="" width="300" height="35" /> My kids have devised several ways to help me. James walks behind me with a duvet so he can catch me when I fall. Emily holds on to me and tells me to "SIT DOWN MUMMY" when she sees me get up as only a bossy five year old can. James can push me short distances in the wheelchair and quite enjoys having that control over me! He threatens to push me down hills on a regular basis.
06/07/2017 08:57 BST
National Epilepsy

National Epilepsy Week

Living with epilepsy is really hard and it would be so much easier if people understood the condition more. As I don't have the typical tonic clonic seizures people find it hard to class it as epilepsy. I get asked all the time if I just fell but it was actually a seizure. I also have myoclonic seizures which are jerks and can be very subtle.
19/05/2017 14:13 BST
Meningitis And My

Meningitis And My Family

Six and a half years ago my life was changed forever. My baby son Charlie was diagnosed with pneumococcal meningitis. It turned our world upside down when he died six days after his diagnosis. As we lay with our baby while he took his last breath we couldn't believe our cheeky little 15 week old boy had been so cruelly taken from us
25/04/2017 14:44 BST
More Seizures And Epilepsy

More Seizures And Epilepsy Awareness

It's been a rather eventful couple of weeks here. I posted on Facebook that I made it to school without my wheelchair one day. Oh how the universe laughed at me. It's all been downhill ever since. My seizures have been terrible the past two weeks.
13/04/2017 11:51 BST