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Are they talking to me? Learning to accept a compliment

Everyone likes hearing that they did a good job or that their work made someone else’s life better, right? Sure, but when you have been continuously doubted, made fun of, or shamed because of your chronic illness, accepting a compliment isn’t so easy.

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How to plan the best summer vacation despite your chronic illness

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How to plan the best summer vacation despite your chronic illness

Does the thought of taking a summer vacation get you excited or does it send chills down your spine?Β  I loved traveling before I became chronically ill.Β  In addition to yearly Disneyland vacations, I loved exploring new areas in other states or within the ones that I lived in.Β  Weekend road trips without a destination were my favorites.
Soon after chronic pain became a part of my daily life I began to loathe traveling.

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