I have been under the weather this week - very weak and just not up to par. I am still struggling with sleeping, even with adding the Melatonin to my Trazadone. I have been falling asleep off and on during the day because I … [Read more...] about Sorry I Haven’t Been Posting Much This Week…
Ugh! I am still having sleeping problems! I hate these spells when I get them. Even the Trazadone doesn't work when these spells hit me. I have not been able to get much done at home either because I am so fatigued … [Read more...] about Still Having Sleeping Problems!
I love my son more than life itself, but the last couple of weeks I have been having tremendous feelings of needing to have my own space and wanting desperately to be alone - just for a couple of days. I feel guilty feeling … [Read more...] about Motherhood & Feelings Of Losing Myself
Is it just me, or is anyone else having problems sleeping? I seem to go through phases. For a while I will sleep well, then I will go through a longer phase where I don't. I'm going through that right now. Since Friday … [Read more...] about Sleeping Problems – Again
This morning I was thinking about all of the wonderful people in my life and suddenly felt an overwhelming sense of gratefulness. My son is the light of my life and he is a wonderful child (of course, I would think so!). … [Read more...] about Feeling Grateful Today…
I am curious to see how many others out there with chronic illnesses were sick a lot as children. When I look back to my childhood, I was sick all of the time. At the age of 5, I had the mumps and that was after I had been … [Read more...] about Were You Ill A Lot As A Child?
When I was diagnosed with CFIDS 16 years ago, I was very sick. But when I look back further, into childhood, I can remember not feeling well a lot of the time. I can remember needing more sleep than my brother and sister … [Read more...] about When Did It All Start?
Well, sort of! Back in the beginning of May I had sent out letters to all of the local newspapers to help raise awareness for CFIDS and Fibromyalgia. I received a call this morning from a local newspaper saying they want to … [Read more...] about A Local Celebrity!!
For the third time in the last 2 weeks, I have had the stomach bug. I weighed myself this morning and I have lost 4 pounds since Saturday. That is good for my weight loss goal, but I would like to be able to eat something … [Read more...] about Third Time Is A Charm!
Yuck! I am sick again! It seems like everytime I turn around, I have whatever bug is out there. My immune system is just shot. Since Monday evening, I have not been able to function hardly. Hopefully, tomorrow will be a … [Read more...] about Sick Again!