Alex’s Story

I am super excited to be sharing my good friend, Alex’s story tonight. Alex and I have known each other for a long time now. We went to the same school and Alex was my maid of honour when I got married. It has been a huge blessing to have her journey through this all …

Mother’s Day

Today is Mother’s Day, so I thought it would be fitting to write a blog post about Fathers Day. Ha, not really. So back onto Mother’s Day. I would love to start by giving a shout out to my mum. My mum is one of the strongest and bravest women I know. She, not only …

Smile and Wait

Couple things before I start this story; firstly, I am not meaning to be negative or say I have it harder than anyone else, I am just here to share my part. I absolutely loved my time in Bali, it was such an adventure and it was great for Jords and I to get away …

Clearing the Air

It has been nearly two months since I started Oh Novaries and I wanted to say a huge thank you to all my supporters and followers. Thank you to all the people who have commented and liked my information and photos, and for all those who have messaged me, either with supportive words or the …

The symptoms

A question I get asked a lot, is what are the symptoms of Endometriosis. It’s a tricky question because everyone is different, which means there are different symptoms for different cases. However these were my symptoms and they are similar to a lot of women I have spoken to. Painful periods: Now this sounds like …

Diagnosis Story

It all began when I was 11 years old. That’s right, 11. I was a very early bloomer. By 15, when my friends were finally getting their periods, I was an expert. I had this whole period thing under my belt. Me, obviously super stressed at school.... Not. When I was 17 and in VCE, …