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December 31, 2018

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December 31, 2018

To say it's been a wild year would be an understatement! My New Years Eve last year was spent recovering from jaw surgery, and that basically set the tone for the year - more hospital stays in 2018 than 2015-2017. I battled DRESS Syndrome which was caused by one of my...

April 11, 2018

When you’re chronically ill, staying alive is – quite literally – a full-time job. There’s no pay, no benefits, no vacation time, but nonetheless it is a thankless full-time job. 

When you’re a parent, keeping a child alive and thriving is – quite literally – a full-tim...

November 21, 2017

Whether  you’re coming to this list as a spoonie, a spoonie supporter, a lifter, fitness enthusiast or someone looking for some ideas for any of the above, I hope you find some awesome stuff!  This is all some of my favorite stuff and all things that I use, love and ha...

August 9, 2017

What is the point?

What is the point of using up so many spoons on “good” days when the bad days are so bad that they put you back at the starting line?  What is the point of waking up at the crack of dawn to push yourself through something when your painsomnia kept you...

July 18, 2017

Let’s talk Self-Care!  When you have a chronic condition, sometimes it’s hard to really live beyond survival mode.  Anything that might take an extra spoon or two when you are rationing them just to survive can sometimes seem not worth it.  I lived this way for a long...

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