Download Your Free Merry Christmas Eve and Day Self-Care Checklist

Merry Christmas Eve and Day self care checklist

While I want you to enjoy your Christmas eve and day celebrations, I also want you to take care of yourself. Here is a free downloadable checklist to help you do just that!

Twas a Week Before Christmas When Grandma Got Ran Over by a Reindeer and The Disabled Diva by a Wheelchair! My Unwanted Gift of Additional Pain.

Twas a Week Before Christmas When Grandma Got Ran Over by a Reindeer and The Disabled Diva by a Wheelchair!

I am not kidding when I say the chronically ill must be flexible with their plans. Between chronic pain, surprise flares, and unexpected accidents, it’s a miracle that anything ever goes as planned. Find out what threw my last minute Christmas prep plans for a loop and how I plan to deal with it!

25 Must Watch Christmas Movies and Shows

25 MUST WATCH CHRISTMAS MOVIES AND SHOWS

Whether it the weather has you down or a chronic illness is to blame, there’s no better time to curl up in bed or on the sofa to watch a festive holiday film or classic show. Here are my top 25 favorite Christmas movies and shows and where you can find them to watch too

Why Holiday Timelines Don’t Work with Chronic Illness/Pain

Why Holiday Timelines Don't Work with Chronic Illness/Pain

There is nothing normal about living with multiple chronic illnesses. So why do we expect ourselves to adhere to a holiday schedule that many healthy people struggle to keep up with? Today I am sharing why holiday timelines don’t work with chronic illness/pain.

I Made it Thru the Holidays Without Catching This Common Chronic Disease

It isn’t unusual for people (healthy or chronically ill) to push themselves to do more than they normally would throughout the holiday season. No matter how well we looked after our health the rest of the year, many of us come down with a case of holiday amnesia.

How to Have a Chronically Cheery Holiday Season

Once upon a time there was a chronically ill woman who struggled to smile or find joy during the Christmas season.  Each year she wished to be healed.  Instead of enjoying the merriment of the season, she was only able to focus on all the things that she wasn’t able to do.