As predicted at the end of my last post, I did not post at all last month because it was busy. Here is how my month went… First up was the wedding weekend. On a Friday, we traveled from Illinois up to Iowa to attend a wedding on Saturday. We thought my body would behave…… Continue reading September 2016: Weddings and -ologists Galore!
“I didn’t know you were planning on going to the grocery store. You are so exhausted. Yesterday, you were talking about how run down you are. Why are you wanting to use your energy on the grocery store? Just let me do the shopping. If there’s something you really want to pick yourself, let’s go…… Continue reading Stubbornness Ninja
Even on what is considered a great health day for me, or even when I am doing something I enjoy, nothing is simple. That’s just how it is. The intensity of symptoms is usually proportionate to how much I have recently asked of my body, but I rarely get a break from symptoms being disabling…… Continue reading The Personification of My Chronically Ill Body
I count myself lucky because, although I am extremely sick and can hardly ever socialize, I have held on to a few friends not related to me or long time family friends. I know that sounds sad, but really, considering my limitations, it is amazing. My best friend since I was about 16, Molly, has…… Continue reading How To Be A Best Friend To A POTSie