Hi and I’m sorry I’ve been away. I know I am always referring to how frustrating this disease is. But really, it’s frustrating and stuff that will never get old. People, relationships, and life are messy in general. Life is just one situation after another and you do what you can with the hand that… Continue reading Frustrating
I have been dealing with this disease for over a year now and I don’t pretend to know all there is to know about ALL autoimmune diseases. However, I have compiled a list of things people have said to me, in regards to my disease. ” It really doesn’t seem like your life has changed… Continue reading Things not to say.
So to be completely honest, I am not taking the online dating thing serious. Honestly, it fills my time when I’m bored and allows me to meet interesting people from my bed. None of them really know how bad my disease is obviously and I’ve compiled a list of stupid shit guys say when they… Continue reading Online Dating with Chronic Illness
So my latest journey has been laying in bed taking 3 500mg tablets of flagyl a day because I tested positive for cdiff or Clostridium difficile in other words I’ve have straight liquid diarrhea, bad abdominal pain, vomiting, nausea, and I shit about 8 to 10 times a day. And that’s considered mild. I have to… Continue reading CDiff
Today, I had to do something that I really never imagined I’d be doing. So here it is for your amusement and my disgust. As some of you know I would like to go into medicine. Specifically, rheumatology. Today I had to poop into a hat at the laboratory for Baycare, because both my doctor’s… Continue reading Poop
Hey everyone. I figured there is a general theme with today. It ended with me being in a bad mood. So I’m getting it out. Here it goes. In the last 4 days I have gotten about 2 to 3 hours of sleep in each night, then I can’t sleep because I’m in so much… Continue reading I don’t need you to save me
Growing up my mother always instilled in me that every woman is unique. There are many body types and many different forms of beauty and there shouldn’t be one standard that fits all. I held onto this tightly and with her guidance coupled with my sense of Leo self worth, I was pretty confident even… Continue reading Self-Esteem