One would think this wouldn't affect me so, but it is complicated how our hearts handle death. https://unsplash.com/photos/6iM5GOht664 My son is in his upper twenties now, but I look back on his childhood days with a grateful, yet sometimes guilty heart. There were tough days sprinkled in with the rambunctious adventures of my firstborn. His … Continue reading My Son’s Stepmother Passed, and I am a Weepy Mess
Bring on the Ailments, the sunshine, the mouse, and the broken clock! https://www.pexels.com/photo/brown-and-white-bear-plush-toy-42230/ Just to be clear, I am not a hundred percent sure what day it is, and that is just being completely honest. I know that my boyfriend took me to the emergency room and that we were there for an extended period … Continue reading Yikes Y’all, The Spring Hell is HERE
20 Years ago today was the worst day of my life https://www.pexels.com/photo/adult-black-and-white-body-dark-271418/ Twenty years ago today was the worst day of my life. Three days later as I stood in church with my children I remember very clearly a few things: My throat was damaged from being choked and I could not sing the hymns. … Continue reading Domestic Abuse on a Good Friday
Before starting any new medication, you need to read this. After the first pills, the pain vanished. My hands, my arms, my back. I felt magnificent. I recall sitting on the bed and watching the muscles leaping and twitching in my arm. The involuntary movements were entertaining, at first. My fingers twitched and leaped. My … Continue reading Starting a New Medication – A Lyrica Warning!
A friend of mine recently said to me while we were discussing my experiences in living with chronic pain and how difficult it can be for others to understand, “well, it is a “thing.” Yes, chronic pain is a “thing,” and it is something many of us live with daily. Maybe you power through and […]
I decided to start a bullet Journal after seeing it come up in conversation on a penpal group that I frequent on Facebook. Well, if there is a buzz about anything in a crafty department, then I MUST INVESTIGATE. I have been thoroughly obsessed with looking through Pinterest, Instagram, all sorts of Google searches so … Continue reading How Keeping bullet Journal Can be Excellent for mental Health