Chronic Illness, Life Posts, Uncategorized

Rough Go Of It

I send my sincerest apologies as for the past month I have been extremely unwell. The first week of October was my first week of fall break from school. I was just generally run down and feeling drained. A migraine was bound to happen from my interrupted sleep schedule and it came and went at… Continue reading Rough Go Of It

Chronic Illness, Coping, Life Posts, Uncategorized

Nervous but Excited

School started this past Monday and the week leading up to it was a bit chaotic. My week went a bit like this: School shopping for adorable supplies (this takes forever since I'm very anal about organizational supplies), take a few hour break. Find clothes that are dress code appropriate since I haven't had one… Continue reading Nervous but Excited

Chronic Illness, Life Posts, Losses, Uncategorized

ER Trips and PICCs

So I started this entry exactly a week ago. Exactly a week ago I went to the ER for the first time since the end of February. Of course like always I was admitted, a PICC line was placed, and DHE, a migraine treatment that restricts the blood vessels in your body,  began flowing through… Continue reading ER Trips and PICCs

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Ready for Relaxation

Well with only a few bad days in the past two weeks,  and a trip to California to look forward to I'm feeling pretty awesome. I've been able to see two movies this month, one was the amazing Wonder Woman that I've been wanting to see forever. My stomach cramps, nausea, and bloating after eating… Continue reading Ready for Relaxation

Chronic Illness, Coping, Losses, Uncategorized

I Am Here, I Am Hurting

Ya'll get a second post this week because I need to vent about my frustrations in finding a chronic illness or chronic pain support group. It seems that if you have a chronic or invisible illness you are invisible to the world. I have found less than a handful of support groups in my area… Continue reading I Am Here, I Am Hurting