So upon discovery I developed a chronic illness, I fell into a deep depression. I grieved my old life. I grieved my athletic abilities that kept my frame slender and toned. I missed my job. It was one of my hardest challenges to accept. I gained a lot of weight. Like...a lot. I'd guess about … Continue reading My skin care regimen boosted my confidence.
We are all human and flawed and that makes us beautiful.
Being ill doesn't equate being a burden.
If you're grieving your old life, don't forget to have fun in your new circumstances.
Inside my nightly depression.
Enjoying time together is crucial.
Tips that apply to any chronic illness challenges
The phrase that makes us question our sanity.
Lately people will tell me "You look like you're feeling better!" or "You don't look sick." Sorry but really? Do you think that I would ever desire to look how I feel internally? Makeup can go a long way and in my case so can a wig. I may be too fatigued some days to … Continue reading We can “fake” being okay.
Helping yourself by asking for help.