IC · Just Life

Just Real Life

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

IC · Just Life

Never Stop..

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..


Gluten Free Biscuits

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

Faith · IC

Coping with Chronic Illness and God

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


Room of the Rest

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


Confessions of a Chronic Illness Warrior

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