Sorry this is late! I wrote it last week and then forgot to post it!
Oh my wow, it’s been 4 months since jaw surgery! At this point, I’ve been eating (almost) whatever I want for a while now and it’s absolutely glorious. 650 more words
Last night I wasn’t able to get through an entire post. Not because I was tired or in pain. I was interrupted midway through by my youngest, the one we call “Monkey.” He came into the den, waited patiently for me to finish a thought and sentence before stating he needed to talk with me about a few things weighing on his mind. 1,123 more words
The need to exercise to improve fatigue and pain symptoms for fibromyalgia seems counterintuitive, but for me, exercise has made a dramatic difference in my energy and emotional well-being since I began trying to reincorporate exercise into my life. 1,237 more words
One of the largest impacts the last five weeks has been on my relationship with my husband. The pain has caused me to be even more withdrawn than usual, I feel guilty for being tired or in pain and needing to lie down, so I start to imagine that my husband is upset with me. 535 more words