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Invisible Illness

I had a pretty decent day today. My appetite isn’t back to how it normally is, but my energy level was pretty consistent.

Work was a bit annoying because I was stuck doing a two person shift by myself. 492 more words

Ulcerative Colitis

easy spinach sneaking acai smoothie ~ healing note #5

About a year ago, on a warmish spring day, our family walked into a shop that sold acai bowls.  It looked pretty like this:

Given that I was (and still am) on a strict diet to rebuild my health after being blind sighted by Lyme disease, POTS symptoms, and other mysterious ailments … finding something I can actually eat and ENJOY while I am out and about that I don’t have to make myself is striking gold. 358 more words

My Healing Notes

How to Manage your Fibromyalgia pain on bad days

1. Be flexible You are going to have good days and bad days; try to begin each day with a moment of reflection and honestly assess how you are feeling this morning. 311 more words


Second Remicade Day Log

Today was definitely an interesting one. It was my first time getting a medical treatment as an outpatient that wasn’t dental work or getting my tonsils removed. 1,118 more words

Ulcerative Colitis

So, Just Maybe....

So, I finally got a shower today. I called my mom this afternoon to get some fire lit under my ass, but she wasn’t home so I had to force myself. 109 more words

Good news (finally)

I finally have good news! I’ve finally got a Remicade appointment for tomorrow! I can’t wait to get back on schedule with things.

Four weeks late isn’t that bad, right? 181 more words

Ulcerative Colitis


July 21, 2014


If you suffer from insomnia and fatigue you will understand my pain I’m about to tell you. Normally I am on point about being up when my husband gets home from third shift early in the morning. 249 more words