Does anyone find it difficult to be brief when you try to explain your illness? After writing for this blog for two years and all the research I've done I still don't have that "Elevator Speech". An Elevator Speech can be defined as a clear, brief message or “commercial” about you . When I was … Continue reading Explain your disease in 30 seconds!
I'm coming back! just gotta get through the next few days, but it's nice to have good news for once! 2017 will be a great year! I'm making great 🙂
A week ago I attended onsite training at my job, total training session was 4 hours. Prior to the training, the idea of being stuck in a quiet room with people where I'm forced to be social for four hours spiked my anxiety. Not just for the social aspect, but the past couple of weeks … Continue reading Typical IBD struggle . . . .
Wow!! Thank you guys for all the support! I started this blog last year as a coping mechanism, a way of dealing with this major lifestyle change of having IBD. I started writing not knowing what I was talking about, but just documenting my daily struggles. Thanks to all of you for joining me on … Continue reading 100 followers!!
I don't know why I find this so funny, but it's soo true! I have now accepted that my symptoms will always persist.
So I know eating fried food is never a good decision when you have IBD, but whenever I visit my mother she never has safe food for me to eat and I was too broke to buy anything. Late in the evening I was still hungry and didn't think the frozen Nathan's onion rings that … Continue reading Lost a fight with onion rings . . .
It's been a while, sorry 😦 but I do miss writing it soothes my soul lol Just went to a friend's farewell party and to be honest wasn't sure I was going to go due to the headache I've had all day, but she was leaving to follow her dreams and moving to the big city … Continue reading Being Vulnerable . . .
I'm a summer baby and love warm weather, and love it even more as I get older because it never causes hazardous conditions. Ever since I got into my accident I refuse to drive when there is any possibility of icy roads even when it comes to my health. I ran out of my Apriso … Continue reading I hate winter . . .
Happy Valentine's Day to all you lovers out there! 😘