• The Joy of Living

    Don’t let yourself live with REGRET’s

    When I was growing up, I was a skinny little thing, did modeling and thought I had it all. I was selfish, I was rude and I just had a horrible attitude problem that I needed to fix. I was boy crazy and I just thought I was truly all that and a bag of chips. Although the weird thing is, I was insecure and completely jealous of every single girl and person that I met.  I was just a teenager, I didn’t know any better right?? Wrong! I think we all should know better because being selfish and being jealous truly gets us nowhere in life.  I used to…

  • 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,…