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6 Reasons Not to Use Social Media to Compare Yourself to Others

6 Reasons Not to Use Social Media to Compare Yourself to Others

Good Morning, Readers! I’ve now written about 40+ posts while still trying to get my website up and running for others to see, but I have to say, this topic is by far one of the most important apart from spreading awareness about various diseases/injuries […]

Frustrating Facts about Fatigue

Frustrating Facts about Fatigue

Good afternoon fellow Spoonies. How many of you get called lazy because you suffer with fatigue all the time? There’s a big difference between the two. Lazy signifies that you have a choice in whether you do a task. Having fatigue means that choice is […]

Acquiring an Energy Boost Without a Reliable Power Source

Acquiring an Energy Boost Without a Reliable Power Source

Ah yes…the energy topic. This is by far one of two major symptoms survivors of traumatic brain injury have to struggle with. Yes, we have a physical power source (aka, our brain) but it’s injured and may not run as efficiently as it should. Therefore, […]

When You Know A Little About What’s Really Going On

When You Know A Little About What’s Really Going On

The above title was a quote taken by William S. Burroughs in regards to paranoia. Yes, I Googled it, don’t judge me LOL. Needless to say, I’d like to focus this blog on an issue that I experienced on Friday… an occurrence of paranoia.

A Spoon Full of Faith Makes the Medicine Go Down

A Spoon Full of Faith Makes the Medicine Go Down

This past weekend, my Pastor asked for those of us who are battling an illness to come to the front for prayer. He came to me (since he knows that I’ve been fighting for over a month with three infections in addition to my TBI […]

When Life Gives You Lemons

When Life Gives You Lemons

You know the saying “when life gives you lemons…” you’re supposed to make lemonade. Well, what happens when life throws those lemons and say, causes a concussion? It’s not as easy to make that lemonade now is it?

A Pep Talk When Pain Becomes Overwhelming

A Pep Talk When Pain Becomes Overwhelming

This morning has been very painful for me, and it’s not even 9am. I’m not only struggling immensely with my traumatic brain injury migraines, but I now have to receive my first emergency root canal that wakes me up in the middle of the night […]