No matter how much you love someone, I think we can all agree we sometimes need our own time away from them to reset our batteries. Some people may be pissed at me for saying this, but the same rings true with your children. I read a quote that said "Children don't need perfect mothers, … Continue reading Taking “You Time,” Doesn’t Make You a Bad Parent.
Two years ago my hair began falling out. Not a little bit at a time; legitimately falling out to the point I had bald spots. Eventually, fed up with patchy hair, I allowed my friend to shave my head and purchased a wig. Fast forward to two days ago, my hair is falling out again. … Continue reading Chronic Illness Forced Me to Accept Myself More.
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.