20 Entertaining Activities For Us Housebound And Bedridden Folks

This post was originally publish on March 13, 2018 and updated on October 8, 2019. In the beginning of your illness you may have been just trying to survive each day, while simultaneously trying to tackle as much as possible to keep life normal. Eventually you reached a point where acceptance settled in, specifically an …

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This too shall pass…

Truth be told, I'm flaring, pretty badly. Not sure of the exact cause, thinking it may be a culmination of too many things over the past month or so. I know it started when they were painting the outsides of where I live. I wasn't getting enough sleep as they started early with the generator, …

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MECFS Struggle of the Day – Adulting

Welcome back! What I intended on doing today (anyone else automatically hear 'the road to hell is paved with good intentions' in a sing-songy voice when they hear the word intended? Just me? 😉) was to post an award response to a recent blog nomination. However, after a good bit of time on the phone …

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5-Part Series: The Truth about my Life with Multiple Chronic Illnesses, Part Five

Welcome back to the final chapter in this series, the last week in July was the week I got sick five years ago, just a few days before my son’s 18th birthday. If you’re just joining in and have some time or the desire to wander through my journey here are parts One, Two, Three, …

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5-Part Series: The Truth about my Life with Multiple Chronic Illnesses, Part Four

If you’re just joining this series, I’ll catch you up quickly. Five years ago, this month, I came down with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome), a.k.a. MECFS. It’s been a rough road to put it lightly. If you feel like catching up here are Parts One, Two, and Three. Next Tuesday will be part Five …

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