So . . . it's less than an hour until the New Year and everyone on social media are posting New Year resolutions and all these positive messages "out with the old, in with the new!" etc. But let's be real, its not like next week is going to be amazing and wonderful just because … Continue reading Happy New Year! . . . Ugh . . . 😦
"Be gentle with yourself. There's going to be ups and downs but always keep moving forward. Things are going to get better!" - @ibd_chronicles, follow them on instagram!
I have been living in my apartment for the past 4 months and what I've told many of my friends is that I wish I could just move my apartment, because my neighbors drive me crazy. Neighbors across the hall have too many visitors and smoke a lot!. And the older woman that lives above is … Continue reading You never know …
This year I plan to be positive everyday, no matter the situation. Can't be sad when I'm alive for another day with clothes on my back and a roof over my head. I found this cool idea of the "Happy Jar" where you write something good that happens each day for a year, and at the … Continue reading Happy Jar
It's been a week since my last post and not a good one. A very stressful, exhausting week it has been. New job has officially started to stress me out, but for the first time in my career its not over drama, just a lot of freaking work. But with my condition any amount … Continue reading A Flare attack and Black & Blue . . . .
Yeah this song pretty much sums up how I feel at any social setting lately . . .
When you get sick I have noticed how people act differently around you. The people who I thought would be there and very supportive, did not appear . . . that's different?!?!? Then you have the people who "tried to care" by saying all the rights things, but actions have always been louder than words for … Continue reading Saying thanks . . . . 🙂
The "D word" is nothing new for me, I think I have had it for years it just took this disease for me to feel brave enough to openly admit it. No diagnosis, something I have never discussed but lately its kind of hard to disguise. To purposely isolate yourself from the world, your family and … Continue reading In need of some TLC . . . .
I'm starting my weekly follow-ups with my GI this week, something I never anticipated, but I guess it needs to be done in order for me to get to remission. During my appointment last week when my GI asked if there is a possibility I could be pregnant or plan to have kids anytime soon, … Continue reading Deep thoughts . . .