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Self-care: A love story for the new year

Self-care – This was the word I chose as my one-word resolution for the new year. I resolved that I would actually and truly take care of myself this year because I need it. It’s not that I just want it..nope…I truly need it. So here it is, one month into the new year and it seems…… Continue reading Self-care: A love story for the new year

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Keto IC diet: Week 1

***This diet is not for everyone. Everyone is different and may have different needs. I am trying this because I am going in with the hopes that it will improve my health (IC and migraines). I will keep track of what happens here on this blog. Please read this if you’re unsure what the Keto…… Continue reading Keto IC diet: Week 1

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Keto is neato…hopefully

***This diet is not for everyone. Everyone is different and may have different needs. I am trying this because I am going in with the hopes that it will improve my health (IC and migraines). I will keep track of what happens here on this blog.Please read this if you’re unsure what the Keto IC…… Continue reading Keto is neato…hopefully

Boyfriend · Cats · chronic illness · Family · Friends · Support system

Having a support system

A strong support system is crucial for people with chronic illness to survive and thrive. A support system can include family, friends, support group, doctors, other medical or holistic professionals. My support system is coming together nicely.  The players: Rachel – The One with IC and more Debbie – The Mother Aaron – The Boyfriend…… Continue reading Having a support system

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On coming out

I was diagnosed with IC in March 2015, so almost 2 years ago. And I always thought it would just be easier to not tell people. The less people that knew the better. If people knew, it would just make things more complicated. It would create more questions. People might question me. They might question…… Continue reading On coming out