A September to Remember
Before I start rocking October, I want to share why this September is one I will always remember…….
- I walked with purpose
Until earlier this year, I wasn’t able to walk long distances. However, with my pain management plan doing such a fantastic job of lowering my chronic pain and inflammation, I am able to participate in walks like the one I did on Sept. 22nd. The first walk I chose to raise money for was one that reminded me that there is always hope. Six years ago before I implemented the lifestyle and pain management changes that I detail in my eBook Make Pain Your Bitch: How to Dominate Your Chronic Life, I was ready to end my life….. Thankfully I didn’t, because although I couldn’t see it at the time, there was hope and there was a better life ahead of me…. On this day, I walked for those who feel hopeless, in remembrance of those who lost their lives to depression, and to those who are left behind trying to figure out how to go on without their loved ones. Once again, I would like to thank everyone who donated! Be sure to subscribe to my email list if you would like to be notified about joining or supporting my team next year.
2. I went on a hike
Until last Saturday, all my walking excursions have taken place on concrete or sand. In fact, this wasn’t just my first hike since becoming chronically ill 20 years ago, it was my first hike EVER!!!! I still can’t believe that I trudged through dirt trails and made my way up and down hills without falling and landing in donkey poop. What made this hike even more special is that I talked Donna into getting up early and joining me. We had such a fabulous time and love the workout that our bodies received so much that we plan to do it again. Check out my Facebook and/or Instagram accounts to see pictures of the donkeys and gorgeous views.
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3. I visited Disneyland every week
I was at Disneyland once and sometimes twice a week all throughout the month. This is something that I my body would never have been able to handle throughout my entire chronic life. I not only went to the park, but the exception of a couple of visits, I drove myself each time!!!! No need for pain medication in the parks, all I used was PEMF therapy from Oska Pulse. For full disclosure, I did vape MMJ and CBD before bed, but I do that every night.
Not one of these reasons to remember this September would have been possible if it weren’t for how well Oska Pulse addresses my chronic pain from fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, psoriasis, degenerative disc disease, and abdominal adhesions. You can read about all the ways that PEMF therapy with Oska Pulse has helped reduce my pain by clicking here. Visit Oska Wellness yourself and find out why and how others are also living in less pain. As an affiliate of Oska Wellness, I am able to offer you a discount of $55 when you enter my promo code DIVA at checkout! As those of you who have been following me for some time know, I never endorse or promote products that I wouldn’t use myself or recommend to my family.
How was your September? Was it filled with memories that will make you smile or was it a month you’d rather forget? Are you tired of having chronic pain dictate what you can or can’t do? The changes I made six years ago made it possible for me to begin living and enjoying life long before the amazing improvements I have experienced in the past 2 years. Find out how you can to by purchasing my eBook. It costs less than a Venti Pumpkin Spice Latte from Starbucks!! Click here to download your copy today!