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5 Things to Remember When Reality Hits

5 Things to Remember When Reality Hits

Good Morning, Readers! I’d like to begin today’s discussion by acknowledging that: I am not God and I cannot and should not have the crazy mindset that It’s my responsibility to solve every problem. 

Truths On Trying Days

Truths On Trying Days

Good morning. It’s exceedingly early to be awake on a Sunday. I have so many thoughts in my head that it’s literally overflowing to the point where I’m unable to sleep as well as fighting a migraine. Most of my blogs that I write are […]

How to Handle the Harrowing Holidays

How to Handle the Harrowing Holidays

Can I be honest with you guys today…I mean, extra honest? Cool beans: I hate holidays. Hate them with a passion. They became an inconvenience after my parents divorced because I always have to try fitting in both sides of my family and if I […]

The Trouble with Triggers

The Trouble with Triggers

I’d like to focus on some #RealTalk today. The change in weather as of late has brought about some terrible migraines, and I mean bad. What exactly can be done about this? How can those of us who suffer with migraines become better prepared and […]

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 […]

How to Stay Sane Through the Chaos

How to Stay Sane Through the Chaos

Truth be told, any information on this subject may as well serve as a “Holy Grail” for chronic illness survivors since we probably experience the bulk of chaos based off our own individual circumstances. Of course each soul that inhabits this planet has catastrophes, but […]

Making Headway with a Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Making Headway with a Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

There are several diseases that do not get the awareness and recognition that they deserve. A TBI is very much one of them. TBI stands for traumatic brain injury. The main reason that a TBI does not get the attention that it deserves has to […]

A Day in the Life of a Spoonie Sister

A Day in the Life of a Spoonie Sister

Having a TBI is exhausting, both physically, and emotionally. Let’s refer to “The Spoon Theory for a better explanation.” The Spoon Theory is a way that chronically ill people explain to their friends, caretakers, and family what certain “normal” everyday actions cost their bodies to […]