I was not fond of 2020. Not particularly fond of 2021. I mean, I am resilient so I endured. Yay. Resilient. At some point, I wish I didn't have to be so resilient. The point is collectively we have all had a rough go of it mentally and emotionally. So I do not think it … Continue reading Year 2022: When you’re thinking about resolutions
A positive attitude does not necessarily mean positive thinking, although that can be a factor. More, a positive attitude suggests a mental attitude can see the good things in your life and your accomplishments, instead of focusing on the negative aspects and the failures. It is a mindset that can help you see and pursue … Continue reading Can your positive attitude help you achieve lifestyle goals with chronic illness?
Time for the monthly link-up with A Chronic Voice. Here are our prompts: DEDICATING ESTABLISHING BREAKING STRENGTHENING ALLOWING Just going to say 2018 was one big suckfest of life sucked away by uncontrollable symptoms. I am so done with it. Bring it, 2019. I am ready for you and we … Continue reading Chronic voice prompts: DEDICATING ESTABLISHING, STRENGTHENING, ALLOWING
Chronic illness doesn't eradicate ambition, desires, goals and dreams. But it can limit our capacity to achieve ambitions we have geared our lives for. Careers we aimed for, trained for, had, wanted, lived for... just limited them. To the point we can only work casually, part-time or not at all. But it doesn't stop … Continue reading Making life shine without work
New year's resolutions are essentially a moot point to the chronically ill. Sorry, I already am loaded up on short-term and long-term goals right now. I am already adjusting my lifestyle. I am already increasing my exercise. I am already doing an infinite amount of things for pain and my health... what more do you … Continue reading New Year resolutions and goals