Spoonie Sunday: My Go-To Movies for Flare Days

When I’m having a bad pain day there really isn’t much I want to do sometimes, so movies are often my go to. I also have a few of my favourites that I generally watch on these days, because they are feel good and cozy. I watch these ones because they are familiar, and I know that they have sweet happy endings. (I also stay away from action movies because I tend to be hypersensitive to noise on flare days). I thought today I would share some of my favourite flare day movies with you. Continue reading “Spoonie Sunday: My Go-To Movies for Flare Days”

Horrible Hiatuses, Bookshelves and a Puppy!

Hello lovely people of the internet! It’s been a while, and I thought it was time I finally sat myself down and got back into writing, starting with why I haven’t posted in a while and what’s been happening in my life! (Lots of exciting stuff I promise, some good, some not so good)

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Goodbye June…

I can’t believe half of 2017 is already gone??!! How did this happen??!! On one level it’s kind of stressing me out, but on the other it has gone sort of slowly at the same time and I have achieved quite a bit so far in 2017. Plus it is now less than 6 months till Christmas, which may play a part in my okay-ness with the time flying because I friggin love Christmas. Anyways, I’m supposed to be talking about June, so let’s get into this wrap up! Continue reading “Goodbye June…”

Spoonie Sunday: How to Read More as a Spoonie

As a person I love to read. Reading is basically my number one hobby and the love of my life. Unfortunately, when you’re a spoonie, brain fog, fatigue and pain can make reading very hard. I also know a lot of other spoonies that love to read but have trouble, so I thought I would share some of the tips I’ve acquired over the past few years of how to read more as a spoonie. I’m sure these tips would also work for anyone who struggles to read sometimes as well. Continue reading “Spoonie Sunday: How to Read More as a Spoonie”

Spoonie Sunday- DIY Happiness Jar

As a Spoonie, a lot of stuff in life can suck. There is almost always some part of your body that is in pain, and there are a lot of things you miss out on and can’t do. It can be so easy to focus on these things, which can drag you down.

A couple of years ago my Auntie gave me a happiness jar and I loved using it last year, and have already started this year, so I thought I would tell you guys how to make one today. Continue reading “Spoonie Sunday- DIY Happiness Jar”