Memes That Describe What it is Like to Have a Chronic Illness During the Holidays

Funny memes that perfectly describe what it is like to have a chronic illness during the holidays.

The Disabled Diva’s Top Ten Spoonie Costume Suggestions for Halloween

Ten costumes perfect for the chronically ill who are seeking comfort and cuteness!

Oska Pulse Journey Week 5: Addressing pain instead of putting a Band-Aid on it

Ready to begin your own Oska Pulse journey? *Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links. Meaning that at no additional cost to you, I receive a commission when you make a purchase through my links. Use promo code CYNTHIA55 to save $55 Click here for update number six

Oska Pulse Frequency and Distance Demonstration

I have had several people inquire about how the Oska Pulse frequency works at different ranges. Here is a video from Steve Collins of Oska Wellness, in which he answers this question and more! Disclaimer: This blog post contains affiliate links. I may earn a small commission to fund my coffee drinking habit if you use these linksContinue reading “Oska Pulse Frequency and Distance Demonstration”

The Disabled Diva’s Oska Pulse Journey Week 4

How using this device is like watching paint dry and an update on my improvement. *Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links. Meaning that at no additional cost to you, I receive a commission when you make a purchase through my links. Click here to embark on your own Oska Pulse journey and be sure toContinue reading “The Disabled Diva’s Oska Pulse Journey Week 4”

Super Mom or a Super Pooped Mom

Are you a Super Mom or a Super Pooped Mom? Chronic illnesses make life difficult.  Those of us who suffer from one are always feeling like we are swimming against the stream.   My illnesses are always getting in the way of what I want and need to do.  Instead of doing the dishes my bodyContinue reading “Super Mom or a Super Pooped Mom”

There’s more to Disneyland besides rides

There’s more to Disneyland besides rides I have had several readers ask if it is worth the expense to go to Disneyland if they don’t like or plan on going on rides.  My answer is YES!!  There is so much more to Disneyland besides the rides.  It is entirely possible to spend many days inContinue reading “There’s more to Disneyland besides rides”

Spoonies are like snowflakes, each has a different story to tell

Recently a fellow spoonie posed a question online.  She asked if she should share the details of her struggle because some people have rudely questioned her disability.  They say that she is just fishing for attention.  Anyone who suffers from chronic conditions like Fibromyalgia, Psoriatic Arthritis, Lupus, Lymes, MS, Endometriosis, etc… knows that the struggleContinue reading “Spoonies are like snowflakes, each has a different story to tell”

Tips for staying warm when the weather outside is not

As my mobility decreased over the years I had to find new ways to stay warm, whether I was inside and outside. Because I am physically moving less than I did before I find myself feeling cold more often, even in temperatures that never bothered me in the past.  Because I am unable to walk brisklyContinue reading “Tips for staying warm when the weather outside is not”

When my mind and body are at out of sync

I honestly don’t know which is worse….. when my mind and body are both exhausted and useless or when my body is out of commission yet my brain is working overtime!  Sometimes I prefer when my body and mind are both wiped out.  Although nothing gets accomplished, at least I don’t become anxious about all theContinue reading “When my mind and body are at out of sync”

The Falling Game

How often do you fall?  I used to fall a lot more often than I currently do for no other reason than that I take more precautions than I used to.  I am the master of falling down stairs, up stairs, and off of curbs.  But my special talent is that of falling when standingContinue reading “The Falling Game”

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