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.
Beauty is the garden inside of you begging to blossom, but choked out by the weeds negativity plants. Weed out your garden, and you'll flourish.
Enjoying time together is crucial.
Your depression may be telling you something.
The phrase that makes us question our sanity.
Why I'm grateful to people in the medical field.
Here I am at 4:14 am, still awake due to flare. My joints are red and hot to touch. My muscles ache as if I've run a marathon. I have a migraine and no amount of Tums are helping my nausea. Chronic illness sucks. Let's just be honest. Everyone wants us to blither on about … Continue reading When you can’t sleep from pain.
Why hard days are okay and how to get through them.
Due to the recent diagnosis of Rheumatic Fever and perhaps some other autoimmune disease, all while being on bed rest, I have felt isolated and as if I haven't been living up to my potential. I've been stuck home, have lost friends due to chronic illness, and thought maybe my life would forever lack excitement. … Continue reading Finding adventure with limiting circumstances.