Chronic Illness · Fibromyalgia · invisible illness · life · Wellness

6 Ways to Manage Fibro Symptoms 

I am often frustrated by my inability to do as much as I want to do… my heart is in it but my body says otherwise. Overall I give myself a lot of credit for what I am able to do on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.  It takes a lot of effort to… Continue reading 6 Ways to Manage Fibro Symptoms 

Chronic Illness · Fibromyalgia · invisible illness · life · Wellness

The Challenges of Setting Goals with Fibromyalgia

It seems like everyone has their new goals and resolutions set for this year and have already begun working on them. As someone with Fibromyalgia, it’s really important to have purpose and reasons to get out of bed each day but I was actually afraid to set any new goals and here is why: 1.… Continue reading The Challenges of Setting Goals with Fibromyalgia

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The All Knowing Nod

I must admit, I can’t help but find a little enjoyment in a surprised reaction when the topic of Fibromyalgia treatment comes up and I am asked what I do for my symptoms. First the eyebrows raise then comes the all knowing nod with “Aha, wow… Good for you.” (Whatever that really means)It’s honestly no secret,… Continue reading The All Knowing Nod

Cannabis · Fibromyalgia · invisible illness · life · medication · Wellness

Hand Surgery?  Pfft, that’s easy…

Well, ok… maybe I AM a little nervous. 😬 I’m going to have a small surgery on my hand this Tuesday ( Jan 24) and I fully expect a quick and easy recovery.  I’m not really too worried about the pain either, I mean I’m used to pain so I’m asking myself… What am I… Continue reading Hand Surgery?  Pfft, that’s easy…