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24 Days and Counting....and I'm not talking Duggar children

It has been 24 days since I have slept in my bed, walked through my home, showered in my shower, soaked in my bathtub…I’m sure to my family it’s almost like I had passed on.  983 more words

Lupus

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Forgive me reader for it has been  nearly 2 weeks since my last confession   entry. Perhaps you think I was on an adventure trekking through the wilds of Sussex or lounging on a  chaise longue being fed peeled grapes by a serf.. 750 more words

Resiliency

When I started my doctoral program a faculty member told us success is not about how smart you are, but how well you can manage your stress. 847 more words

Fitness

Living Life Lupie....

So, as it is on this gloomy Sunday evening, I have nothing better to do than sit here in Hogwarts wanna be room and crave peanut butter and graham crackers.   1,518 more words

Lupus

Spoon Theory.

One of the best explanations I have found, to describe life with chronic illness is the Spoon Theory by Christine Miserandino. I’m going to paraphrase, but you can read her full version… 342 more words

The Spoon Theory

Funny story! The headline for this entry originally was “The Poon Theory”… Take a minute to laugh, google and then laugh, blank stare, whatever you need to do. 67 more words

Dysautonomia

Spoons, Beans and the Science of Crash Calculations!

I have mentioned the Spoon Theory before, however I came across this lovely little visual piece that uses beans.  Although the writer of this piece mentions CFS this can be applied to other medical conditions such as CRPS, Fibromyalgia, etc. 264 more words

CRPS - Complex Regional Pain Syndrome