Daily life, My illnesses, Spoonie

Mental Health

I have to admit, I've been in sort of a slump lately. No matter how much I try to keep it together, my life is always bursting at the seams. I'm a mess. My camper is a mess. My car is a mess. I mean, seriously, I'm barely holding it together. Between my son starting… Continue reading Mental Health

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Daily life

It’s Independence Day!

Let freedom ring and please let me have the energy to make it through today... Happy 4th y’all!! We’ve got a busy day planned, as I’m sure many of you do as well. We are planning on doing some cooking out and then heading over to a concert tonight, followed by a fireworks show. I’m… Continue reading It’s Independence Day!

Spoon Theory

What is a Spoonie?–Spoon Theory explained..

There’s a theory called the “spoon theory”. It is used to, in the simplest way possible, describe a fictitious measurement of energy in chronically ill patients. So, basically, and I’m paraphrasing here, a “normal healthy person” has an unlimited amount of spoons every morning when they wake up. They use these spoons to do anything… Continue reading What is a Spoonie?–Spoon Theory explained..

Spoonie

I’ve changed…

Recently, I had an awesome opportunity to write a guest post for another blog. I wrote about not being the mom that I used to be. You see, I’m a different person all together. However, in my opinion, one thing that is not talked about enough, is how chronic illness changes us as mothers. Sure,… Continue reading I’ve changed…

Spoonie

Harry Styles– music therapy 💜

🎵“Same lips red, same eyes blue... But it’s not you and it’s not me.. we’re not who we used to be..."🎵 Y'all, this song gets me on a DEEP level… I’m not who I used to be, not even close. When I look in the mirror, I barely recognize myself. I never knew how hard… Continue reading Harry Styles– music therapy 💜