My IC caught up with me today. I have had a pretty amazing last two weeks. The flurry of excitement of going and doing has finally taken its toll on my body. I am laid up in my trusty recliner with my furry pal to keep me company while the family is out to church. … Continue reading Just Real Life
My writing prompt for the day is as follows: What is something that I’d like to learn or grow better in? I love it when my kids want to learn something new. My Sweetheart is learning all about Aquaponics. He's made great strides with his planters, rocks, plants, to now he has water flowing with… Continue reading Never Stop..
So, I had a hanker 'in for biscuits. That's a terrible feeling when you can't have wheat. Gluten free breads can be kind of tricky- sometimes they are spongy, heavy, and taste like card board. The quest for good tasty- homemade from scratch comfort food is certainly a noble venture. It's only been a year… Continue reading Gluten Free Biscuits
Coping with Chronic Illness is a monster all of its own. Not everyone understands the daily mental struggle that is waging a war in the body. It is so much more than mind over matter. If you don't mind it doesn't matter- right or does it? So many of the conditions are aggravated by stress… Continue reading Coping with Chronic Illness and God
Can we just talk about Bathrooms for a minute please? I'm referring to the public variety. I suppose they are more commonly referred to as the "Restroom". The room of the rest is the popular place where the business gets tended. Where contemplating, solving of world problems and great ideas are often pondered. Even long… Continue reading Room of the Rest
The radio in my car doesn't work. No FM or even the vintage-ness of AM. I am always amazed when I ride with other people that their radio works. What a nice feature that is for a car to have. How can something so simple be so annoying? My black pearl does have a disk changer. … Continue reading Favorite Tunes
Have you ever heard anyone say, "I hate bread?" Uhm... No, not me either- not ever, at least no one from the south ever says that. So, who would really go gluten free for fun? Maybe there are a few who made the choice based on science and other research. Obviously, it's a catchy phenomenon… Continue reading Gluten Free for Fun?
10. Yes, I'm tired of being sick. 9. "Are you getting better?" Define better. 8. I just don't feel good- no, I don't have a reason. 7. If it requires putting on a bra- it's not happening. 6. If Netflix knew- they'd charge me double. 5. My brain wants to- my body refuses to cooperate.… Continue reading Confessions of a Chronic Illness Warrior