I hate narcotics.   Hate them.   Hate them, and yet, I take them every day. Every. Single Day. I’m dependent on them. I need them. Like you need food, I need my pain meds.  Like you need sleep, I need pain meds.  Sucks huh? I tend to think so too. They are the evil... Continue Reading →

Jawbone UP: 1 Week Review

As of Wednesday this week I have had my Jawbone UP for one week and I love it. The non Spoonie pro to this gadget is that it fits comfortably and I hardly even notice it is there, even when I am sleeping. Which is saying something because I take all of my jewelry off... Continue Reading →

I Got a New Gadget!

If you follow me on Instagram you most likely saw my picture yesterday of my newest gadget the Jawbone UP. In case you’re unfamiliar with the world of electronic fitness, this nifty bracelet is a 24/7 piece of jewelry that tracks things like active and non-active time, sleep cycles, heart rate, etc. When I plug... Continue Reading →

Music is Magical?

On Twitter I follow an account called Uberfacts that spouts random facts throughout the day. Over the last 2 months or so I've seen the same particular fact come through about twice a week. Uberfacts states that "listening to music for an hour a day can relieve chronic pain." Well how about that? Truthfully, I'm not... Continue Reading →

Finding Your “Things”

One of the biggest struggles I hear from other people with Chronic Illness is that there is a sense of losing yourself. Mainly because so many of the things we enjoyed pre-illness are no longer something we can do, or we can't do it as much as we did before. Physical activities we loved prior... Continue Reading →

#EyelinerChallenge Confession

On February 27th I aggravated my back condition during a yoga session. At the time it wasn't too awful, just a twinge in my lower back. The next day however I was in hell. I've had back issues since my last major procedure in May of 2013 but I have never, not even at it's... Continue Reading →

The Eye Liner Challenge

I'm sure we can all agree that some days you just don't feel like doing a damn thing. Nothing, Nada. Some days it simply takes too much work to get dressed, do your hair and put a little makeup on. And besides, what's the point when you're going to spend your day in bed or... Continue Reading →

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