You’re doing it…right.

Well hi, thanks for stopping by! How's your day going? Hopefully best as possible. How's mine going? Well, I forgot it was Tuesday, I'm pretty sure gravity has glued me to my bed, and even with my glasses on my eyes feel like they're looking through frosted glass. So there's that. Am I letting it …

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Garlic: The Superhero of Vegetables

Disclaimer: I’m not providing any health advice, just sharing my experiences as well as a couple quotes from a chemist who studied garlic. First of all, did you know garlic is a vegetable? I didn’t. Secondly, did you know it dates back over 5,000 years and its curative properties have been widely studied, and proven? …

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Some of the BEST, and WORST, advice I’ve received since becoming chronically ill.

This is a quick list, the actual list would surely bore you into clicking away. 😉 Let’s get the ‘bad news’ out of the way first. Worst advice Keep exercising. Terrible advice for an MECFS patient. It likely led to the worsening of my condition. MECFS patients are repeatedly told by doctors, who aren’t knowledgeable …

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It’s okay to rest.

Heeding my own advice this 'Blog Tuesday' and resting. Only two new doodles this past week as the energy just wasn't there to doodle and paint. I received some new watercolor paints for my birthday last week. They are brighter colors than mine and I'm very excited to try them out! Hopefully next week I'll …

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Chronic Illness and Birthdays

Saturday will be my 7th birthday while having a chronic illness. I’ve learned a few things along the way about how to celebrate a birthday with chronic illness. As a disclaimer, lumping all illnesses together and generalizing how they play out isn’t fair, it depends what type of chronic illness you have to really determine …

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