1 Month HRT Update

On May 26th 2016 I collected my parcel from the post office (yep, I missed my hormone delivery!) and started Hormone Replacement Therapy. I was so excited that I ripped open the boxes, took my first Finasteride pill then, without a care for who could potentially see me in my car, pulled my jeans down past my thigh and stuck on my first Evorel oestrogen patch. I felt instantly brilliant! Who doesn’t love a good placebo in the morning to start your day? Continue reading

7 Life Hacks for Beating Gender Dysphoria

If you suffer from gender dysphoria then you know how it can be frustrating, debilitating, stressful and that’s on a good day! If you’ve seen a crazy version of me screaming at the top of my lungs whilst stuck in traffic on the way to Morrisons then you’ve had a glimpse of a bad day. Continue reading

Who is Amber?

Stumbled across my blog?

Wondering who on earth I am?

 

Well let me tell you. I’m 28 years old and I live in Plymouth in the United Kingdom. I am a transgender woman right at the very start of my transition (male to female). Since starting this journey and going through a very difficult 2016 I have decided it’s time to start documenting things online, hence the presence of this blog and your inquisitive eyes now pulling my words via your iridescent screen. Continue reading