The past two months have been stressful and insanely busy. Most of my time has been devoted to this job where our Executive Director occasionally vents to me about our Board of Directors, and I immediately noticed my stomach starts to hurt. Minutes later I develop a headache. Ever since I was diagnosed with IBD, … Continue reading Flaring up?
It's been a while since I've written . . . its been a while since i've done anything for me. My life for the past few weeks has been devoted to sleeping, paying bills, and work. . . such a drag. When I do go out I'm completely exhausted. I wish I could say, "At least … Continue reading It’s been a while . . .
At my current job the air has always been an issue. Since last July I have had to wear a fleece in the office in order to stay warm. But the past few months have been ridiculous. For some odd reason, when it was 40 degrees outside a couple of weeks ago, the AC was … Continue reading umm it’s too cold . .
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 left work yesterday because of stomach pains, good ole cramps. Bleeding has been back and looks like it won't go away until I start some new meds or go back to my dear friend Prednisone! The bleeding came back shortly after I weaned off the drug . . I think my GI lied to … Continue reading Deja Vu . . .
This past week has been a true test for my body because I'm totally torturing it . . . ever since I landed back in DC last Sunday evening and went to work the next day, I have barely rested. Wednesday night I once again fell asleep in my work clothes, but I got a … Continue reading I have missed drinking . . .
Plus a cocktail is my current situation and I don't care!! lol I'm stressed out 😦
"I woke up like this!" . . . literally. Anyone else have a crazy alarm system? I haven't been sleeping well this week and woke up late yesterday. Decided to go back to my old alarm system when I was experiencing a flare, and yes I still hit the snooze. Goal is to be … Continue reading My #7daysofIBD – Day 2
It's been a week since my last post and not a good one. A very stressful, exhausting week it has been. New job has officially started to stress me out, but for the first time in my career its not over drama, just a lot of freaking work. But with my condition any amount … Continue reading A Flare attack and Black & Blue . . . .
Saw my primary physician (pp) yesterday and when I got on the scale I gasped. I am officially 20 pounds heavier than what I was a year ago . . . fascinating. . . crazy thing is that I can still fit my jeans, it's a good thing they're stretch jeans. It's also nice that my … Continue reading Weight gain, money woes, the usual . . .