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You know you are a spoonie if…

  1. Hand sanitizer, baby wipes, and disinfectant spray can all be found in your home, car, and purse. And now count as beauty supplies.
  2. The “rate your pain” scale on doctor visit sheets do absolutely nothing.
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Health

November News

It’s been a while since I last wrote, and happily, the summer flares that plagued me throughout July and August have subsided, and I’ve had a pretty calm Autumn. 925 more words

Arthritis

Why I Will Never Use the Spoon Theory

I hate the spoon theory. I absolutely loathe the glib little story written by Christine Miserandino.

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the spoon theory (located… 708 more words

Fibromyalgia

Adventure Time: Embarking on a New Blogging Journey

I’ve always loved writing; in school it was my escape from home, growing up it became a place to play and explore and work out who I was. 342 more words

Writing

Readers Choice : The Spoon Theory

Christine Miserandino came up with The Spoon Theory.  You can read her article, here. It is gut wrenching.The Spoon Theory was Christine’s way of explaining to her friend what life with Lupus is like. 531 more words

Endometriosis

Life can be a pain, sometimes

I say this with all seriousness. Life can be a pain for anyone, of course. There’s the usual stressors of everyday life, sometimes there’s issues with friends and family, and sometimes there’s problems at work. 1,137 more words

What is Right Isn't Always Easy

I recently saw this post by the Greatist Movement and it sparked a change in my way of thinking. Over the past few months I’ve focused my attention on doing the right thing. 1,090 more words

Lyme Disease