Hey guys! So today I went to my neurologists office that is 1hr and 45min away. We decided to bring our teens with us, cause you know, we’re cruel and unusual. They were bored out of their minds and opted to stay in the car. Such is life! The appointment proved beneficial. We have a […]
My latest YouTube video is up! I spent time at a Christmas parade today and watched my son march with his JROTC platoon. Watch what happened! Also, I do a mini-preview of the neck pillow my husband recently bought for me. It’s AMAZING!!!
I’ve traveled a lot in the last few weeks. I’ve gone to 3 different cities in 3 different states in 4 weeks. I’m traveling again next week for more migraine related adventures. Why? Migraine advocacy!! And yes, migraine came along for the ride and greeted me on my arrival home for a few days. Is […]
Last night my son wanted to watch Thor and of course I did too! The life our kids live is different than most kids, as you know with any chronic disease. Stephen had to tell Noah that we could only go if I was up to it because it was the day after we got […]
Decided to do something a little different. A self interview! Why do I blog about migraine? I blog because it’s a form of therapy for me. With migraine comes anxiety, stress, and depression. Blogging allows me to “get it out” without having to unload to my friends and family. What type of audience am I […]
I feel like my life is dictated by the day of the week, the week of the month, the month of the year. Why, you ask? Because hormones wreak havoc over the temperament of my migraines. One month my migraines will be sweet and stay away for the most part. They are lower pain level […]
Most of the time I feel…. Heartbroken. Defeated. Exhausted. Severe chronic complex migraine (hemiplegic migraine) is a thief and a murderer of happiness. I am working on coping skills to help me put up a few defenses against this dementor (little Harry Potter there for you). This month I began Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in […]