My Body Is Failing Me

  I can’t do the things I used to do. It’s definitely stressful (that’s an understatement) and it’s becoming easier and easier to become resentful of this fact. It’s a hard pill to swallow that at the prime age of 22, my body is failing me. I used to be able to walk across campusContinue reading “My Body Is Failing Me”

5 Things I Want You Know As I Battle Chronic Illness

This isn’t the life I chose & it’s a battle every day. I didn’t get a choice; this life chose me. Someday it seems impossible to fight the invisible demon, but I’ll fight it till the end of time. I was always taught that I could do anything I set my mind to, so it’sContinue reading “5 Things I Want You Know As I Battle Chronic Illness”

Meet My Furry Friends!!

I’m probably the most un-lucky, lucky person in the world. Medically speaking, I get all the weird, rare shit that even make the doctors laugh at me. But outside of my bizarre medical history, I’m pretty dang lucky. I have an amazing support system; but mostly I have had the two most amazing service dogsContinue reading “Meet My Furry Friends!!”

5 Times Having A Chronic Illness is Like Being an Old Person

The Medicine Have you ever looked at your grandparent’s medicine cabinet & think “wow, I take all of these medicines?” Yup… Same. You also become a walking pharmacy & can tell any one person “don’t mix this medicine with XYZ” I also have a list of medicines that could make up a short novel, pleaseContinue reading “5 Times Having A Chronic Illness is Like Being an Old Person”