Hello friends and family! So, for the month of April my task as part of the Dream Life Challenge was to stick to my budget and write down every payment made. I’d call this a 50-50 pass/fail month. I stuck to my budget, but I was not great about writing down every expense when it… Continue reading Charging Interest- April’s Dream Life Challenge
Hi friends and family! One of the best things about this blog is that not only can all of my friends and family stay updated on the many things happening in my life, it has also opened up a space for a great spoonie community! I had the opportunity a couple of months ago to… Continue reading Invisible Conversations
Talking About It
Hello friends and family! Happy spring! The change of the seasons is always one of my favorite times of year. The clouds go away, the sun comes out, I feel lighter as I manage only depression and not seasonal depression, the flowers bloom, the birds sing. When the seasonal depression goes away... This change of… Continue reading Talking About It
Forever or For Now?
I don't know why it's taken me 23 years to start applying this concept to my life...
Quarantine Tips and Tricks
Hello Friends and Family! For those of you who don’t know, I have recently arrived in South Korea! I’ve spent the past week in quarantine and have 7 days left before I can leave. Quarantine isn’t too bad, though the lack of face-to-face interaction has been a little rough. I’ve made it halfway through with… Continue reading Quarantine Tips and Tricks
The Next Adventure
And as anyone with major anxiety knows, time in your own head is not always a blessing...
A Comedy of Errors, or “How to Become One with the Floor”
I wish I could say this was the first time this had happened to me. It wasn't. I wish I could say that because this had happened before, I knew how to deal with it. I didn't. I wish I could say that I dealt with this rationally. Nope.
A Week in My Life with Chronic Illness
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Why I Dislike the Pain Scale
Have you ever had a headache? Or stubbed your toe? Or accidentally burned yourself because you were too enthusiastic when flipping pancakes? (Just me…?) If so, you can probably remember what that pain feels like. Maybe not specifically, but at least enough to empathize with someone who’s done the same. But what about more serious… Continue reading Why I Dislike the Pain Scale