Embracing Thankfulness

There's an emotional depth with most Chronic illness warriors that you won't find amongst the masses.  We literally struggle and fight to survive, to defend ourselves, to keep going on days when others would be curled in bed wishing their sick day would quickly pass. It's my opinion that because of the depths we have to …

Continue reading Embracing Thankfulness

The Energy Crisis

If you are non-energy impaired and you are reading this and wondering what does ‘non-energy impaired’ even mean, please keep reading to better understand. If you are ‘energy impaired’ and reading this I’m sorry that you and I are in this boat together. If you are anything like me you once had a good bit …

Continue reading The Energy Crisis

Spoonie Tv Show Reviews And A Bit Of Advice Seeking

It’s the end of October in San Diego, CA; well it’s the end of October everywhere else too, so it’s not the date so much as the location that makes the following relevant. It’s 99f degrees outside today!! That is hot, hot, hot for this little corner of the world. It’s not commonplace for homes …

Continue reading Spoonie Tv Show Reviews And A Bit Of Advice Seeking

Loving Your Body Even When It’s Failing You – 7 Tips For Practicing Self Compassion

A few years ago I was forced to do a little, okay a lot, of self reflection. When your life comes to a screeching halt and doctors aren't immediately able to tell you what's wrong it's pretty natural to start looking inward. So I did that, looked inward, and honestly, I didn't like everything I …

Continue reading Loving Your Body Even When It’s Failing You – 7 Tips For Practicing Self Compassion