Do you get stressed out when you feel like you're falling behind? Here are some tips to help ease the stress!
For me, part of Samhain (Halloween), is what's known as the Witch's New Year. It's a time when we honor, not just our ancestors, but the past in general. It's when we look back on the previous year and try to "lay it to rest", while preparing for the year to come. For me, this… Continue reading Looking Within
My journey with quitting smoking, vaping, and CBD Oil
When life changes, you have to figure out how to overcome the obstacles.
Today is going to be a busy day for me. I'm finally adjusting to the wheelchair and I feel my initial resentment of it draining away day by day. My kitchen is very close to being as done as it's going to get without having extra money to sink into doing an actual renovation to… Continue reading Life in the Lair ~ Update 9/27/17
For most of my adult life, I've been a creature of habit. It's hard to tell these days though. Since the accident, creating and sticking to a routine has been hard for me. For one, my pain levels vary from day to day. I also have a handful of other health problems and between the… Continue reading Routines
You never really know what someone is going through in their life...
It was a difficult weekend. The beautiful pug in the picture was my Dutchess. She was my faithful and constant companion for 5 years. This is our story. 2012 was a bad year, much like 2011. My mother, whom I had always had a very complicated relationship with, had fallen ill in 2011. Draco and… Continue reading Dutchess
Today is bad. It's a very bad pain day for me. I woke up with my pain level sitting at a steady seven. For those that don't know, I judge my pain on a scale of 1-10 that I learned while in the hospital post-wreck. I learned to judge my pain based on One (1)… Continue reading Tough Love from Unexpected Places ~ SOC Sunday
Here in the States, it's the 4th of July and around The Lair, that means food, family, and fireworks! Draco is working in the office today so that he'll get to be home tonight, Chicklet is off, The Pain works days...sounds like one of those rare times when all the kids will be here… Continue reading Happy 4th of July from The Lair!