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HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME

OPENING UP WITH MY HEALTH JOURNEY

I first began my fight for my health in 2012. I was diagnosed with the interstitial cystitis (IC), chronic painful bladder syndrome, in the fall of 2013. I did not begin sharing my journey until 2017. It wasn’t until…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME

SAYING FUCK TO CHRONIC PAIN!! 

SAYING FUCK TO CHRONIC PAIN!! #InterstitialCystitisAwareness 💪💚 ⁣ ⁣ Today I had my 6th Cystoscopy / Hydrodistention surgery to treat my Interstitial Cystitis, chronic painful bladder syndrome. Making this the tenth surgery last six years. Hard to believe!! The surgery went…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME

Life is a journey 🌻⁣⁣

Life is a journey 🌻⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ My tenth surgery in six years is on Tuesday. I’m slowly starting to come to terms with the fact that I have to have a surgery every year to treat my interstitial cystitis…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME

MADE FROM STARDUST

Made from Star Dust ✨ ⁣⁣ I love that so much ⁣⁣ ⁣ I’m thankful to say after a rough few days I’m starting to feel little better 💚 I was hit with a virus or cold of some…

ART HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME

“I LOVE MYSELF”

“I Love Myself”⁣ ⁣ This drawing may be my favorite work of art I have done in my life. It embodies so much for me. I had taken the original photo of myself on a day I was flaring…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME TRAVEL YOGA

NEVER GIVE UP! 🌻💚

NEVER GIVE UP! 🌻💚 I haven’t spoken about my health in a while so I thought I would give a little update. Overall I would say I’m doing better! I’ve been having issues with constipation again & the inability…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME

#ButYouDontLookSick

I’m very thankful that I’m starting to feel better 💚 But something caught me as funny “You look too good to be sick”. Yeah it’s that #butyoudontlooksick. I don’t post pictures of myself on the days that I look like…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME YOGA

TAKING TIME TO REST

Taking time to rest 💚 Yesterday I became pretty sick. I was driving to the grocery store when all of a sudden I became extremely hot, nauseous, & dizzy. I quickly blasted my air conditioning for cool air &…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME

FEELING BETTER!!! 😆💚

FEELING BETTER!! 😆💚 As many of you know my chronic pain flared up this past month from my hormones going completely whacky & then having a terrible period which set my chronic pain/IC/fatigue on high alert. But thank goodness…

HEALTH JOURNEY LIFE WITH ME YOGA

THERE IS STRENGTH IN RESTING

I keep repeating to myself “There is so much strength in resting.” I’ve been resting now with this latest flare for the majority of February – everyday except for February 4th to be exact. Today the fatigue & brain…