Author Archives: lucystaniforth

“So keep your head high, keep your chin up and most importantly, keep smiling, because life’s such a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about” – Marilyn Monroe

So it seems to be a normal thing for me to start a blog entry, apologising for a lack of updates and entries. It always surprises and overwhelms me when people ask about my injuries, like many women’s football players in similar positions who experience similar reactions I always find myself wondering, does anyone want […]

The nearing of a new beginning

So … It’s been a while since my last blog for a variety of different reasons. Main one – laptop is currently broken and i’m attempting to write this on my iPad! (pain!!) my timings of each blog I’ve done have kinda mirrored the stage of rehab I’m at. Looking back at those first few […]

“Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy”

It’s been a while since my last blog and one reason for this is that everything I’ve been doing in these last few weeks has been very routine and slightly boring, therefore I was preventing myself from boring anyone who decided to read any blog I’d of posted then. My scar collection, thinnest on the […]

ACL Reconstruction

First of all I’d just like to say a massive thank you for the huge response I received in my last blog; honestly I never imagined that many people would read it. Like I said in the blog previous to this I am so appreciative of everyone’s kind words and hearing others experiences, it helps […]

The beginning of a new journey #37

Ok so I’m not 100% sure how this blog is going to go however after being strongly advised by my dad and reading a few blogs myself I’ve decided to give this a go … For those of you who don’t know me, my names Lucy Staniforth (known to a lot as Stan) I’m 20 […]