• Chronic Illness

    If your thinking about ending a relationship with someone who is chronically ill.

    Stares & glances coming my way, eyes of disgust, dismay, and confusion in these peoples eyes. “Why is this young looking girl wearing oxygen?” “What is that on her face?” “Why is she here, shouldn’t she be at home?” Going to events, being around people, the noise and just talking is so hard for me. The annoying cannula in my nose, the backpack I have to carry wherever I go. There was no way of stopping the looks, but trying to ignore them all is even harder. Feeling Judged Wherever You Go People just going on and living their lives, like this kind of thing could never happen to them.…

  • Blessing of Marriage

    The “PERFECT” Marriage

    (This post contains affiliate links, by clicking on these there will be no charge to you.  I, however, may receive a very small commission that will help keep this website running. For any more information please see disclosure policy)   I want you to truly sit back and think if you are married or even if your not. Is marriage supposed to be this perfect fairy tale that we see in movies?? I mean growing up as a little girl I always dreamed that someday my prince would come, and like that of Snow White I would be whisked away off to a beautiful life and live in a beautiful…

  • The Joy of Living

    A day in the life for a person living with chronic illness

    (This post contains affiliate links, please see my disclosure policy for more information) What do the days look like? Today, I woke up and I absolutely dreaded getting out of bed, I was so scared to stand up. I did it though, I got up and what did I do? You got it, I immediately fell. My legs don’t work today, but I don’t get it because they were working fine yesterday. What is going on? The life of living with several chronic illnesses is a very hard one to live, especially when your married and must lean on your spouse for support. You suddenly feel like a daily burden,…