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?  I loved traveling before I became chronically ill.  In addition to yearly Disneyland vacations, I loved exploring new areas in other states or within the ones that I lived in.  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.

How Charlie’s Angels Prepared Me to Live with a Chronic Illness

Little did I know that a show about beautiful, strong, and intelligent women would also give me the “know-how” I would need to survive life with not just one, but multiple chronic illnesses!

Spring Clean Your Chronic Life

Living with multiple chronic illnesses such as fibromyalgia and psoriatic arthritis can be messy and the following tips will make cleaning up that mess less painful!

Tears: I hold them back until pain pushes them out

Whether it is one single tear rolling down my cheek or many pouring out of my eyes, they still represent the kind of pain you secretly wish upon the wickedest of people.

The Disabled Diva’s Blog Weekend Recap Feb 18-22, 2019

The Disabled Diva Blog Feb 18, 2019 Recap. Cinematic Calisthenics. leg cramps from fibromyalgia, and two product reviews!

The Disabled Diva’s Review of Earthley Good Night Lotion

If you suffer from leg cramps or restless leg syndrome you need to read my review of Good Night Lotion. Are you ready for a good night’s sleep?

Weekend Recap February 11-15, 2019

The Disabled Diva Blog Recap February 11, 2019. Make your Valentine’s day a great one despite your chronic illness and tips for a good night’s sleep!

The Disabled Diva’s Review of Earthley Soothing Skin Balm

My review of Earthley’s soothing skin balm for eczema.

Give your love the best Valentine’s day gift ever!

Want to give your Valentine a gift they will cherish and use forever?! Forget lingerie or jewelry! This year purchase something that you and they can appreciate and benefit from. Give them and yourself the gift of pain relief!

Tips to make your Valentine’s day special, despite your chronic illness

Valentine’s day is a time for expressing love to your special someone. It is not a day to go broke or to trigger chronic pain. If your celebration depletes both your bank account and energy supply, you are defeating the purpose of the day.

Weekend Recap February 4-8, 2019

Here is a rundown of this week’s articles! Read what you missed and share what you liked! Love is Stupid In this article, Donna helps us overcome our insecurities and to recognize that we are worthy of being loved. Click here to read. *Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links. Meaning that at no additional costContinue reading “Weekend Recap February 4-8, 2019”

I Don’t Believe in That Disease

What happens when your doctor does not believe in your chronic illness diagnosis? Find out how they waste your time and money by running duplicate and unnecessary tests. Plus how they put your health at risk by dismissing you.

Love Every Move and Stretch You Make

February is the perfect month to declare how much you love every move your body makes despite the challenges your chronic illness creates. Learn to forgive your body when fibromyalgia, arthritis, endometriosis, or another debilitating disease places limitations on your physical abilities.

Weekly Recap January 21-25 2019

Recap January 21, 2019. How to relieve back pain, what form of CBD is best, take a peek ar my pain management plan, and why you are tougher than you think.

Life may be tough, but so are you!

I know that there are times when you don’t feel tough. I also know that there are days when you truly lack physical strength, but that doesn’t mean that you aren’t tough.

5 Benefits of Walking Indoors

Before greatly reducing my daily chronic pain level, I worried about how far or long I could be away from home. Then I learned the benefits of walking indoors! *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.Continue reading “5 Benefits of Walking Indoors”

Weekly Recap January 14-18 2019

                Weekend recap January 14-18 2019 It was a long, wet, and painful week here in southern California! I hope this post finds you feeling the best that you possibly can despite whatever winter weather is headed your way!!  Whether you are sitting beside the fireplace or snuggledContinue reading “Weekly Recap January 14-18 2019”

Kicking rain pain down the storm drain with PEMF therapy

Around 4pm on Tuesday, an unbearable pain overtook my collarbone. It seriously felt like a toddler was jumping up and down on it!! With tears in my eyes, I scrambled to figure out how to relieve it.

Riding out the storm: How I deal with rain pain

When dealing with multiple storm fronts, I have to make changes to how I live, work, and play in order to keep my world from falling apart. Today I am sharing my secrets to surviving a week of rain without losing my mind and body to pain.

Weekly Recap January 6-12 2019

                Weekly Recap January 6-12, 2019 Obsessed with Disney Ears! Disneyland Park Accessibility Update January 2019 Successful Failure How to reach your daily step goal without leaving the house Five Treadmills to fit your home and budget The pros and cons of cannabis edibles My Favorite Pain ReliefContinue reading “Weekly Recap January 6-12 2019”

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