Socially Navigating Chronic Illness

This post came up in my Facebook feed last night (shared by the Autoimmune Wellness gals – so it comes up first – thank goodness for that feature)….. Sometimes I feel like I’m over-sensitive and that everything rubs me the wrong way, but it’s always nice to know that it’s not just me. Hearing others…

Positive Thinking Re-Set

Yeah, so every few days I guess I have to snap myself out of self-pity mode. I know this is a process, and they say coming to grips with having an autoimmune disease (or two) is a lot like dealing with the stages of grief. Denial Anger Bargaining Depression Acceptance So, today I’ll try to snap…

Faking It

I’ve realize that going forward I’m going to be sharing some reflective moments in addition to daily updates and resources in this blog … hopefully getting honest and just putting it out there doesn’t freak some of you out. I’ve not lost my marbles … I’m simply learning and growing. Over the past week, since…

Feeling Grateful

Today I want to stop and take a minute to be thankful. While I try to do this every day I feel an overwhelming urge to say it publicly today because I’ve had such a huge outpouring of love and support from friends and family and even people I don’t know .. I just can’t…