Just when we start to feel like no one understands what our lived are like, a celebrity announces that they have a serious illness. Sometimes it makes us feel better, annnnnd sometimes it makes us feel worse – they’re off being superstars and we can’t even get off the couch! Today we’re checking out six celebrities who live with autoimmune disorders Selena Gomez – Lupus … Continue reading 6 Celebrities With Autoimmune Disorders
We talk about hair a lot, and if you’ve ever seen mine, you know I’ve got a lot of it. EEG’s and other medical testing can leave you with all kinds of glue and gunk in your hair. We’ve got the 5 steps to removing it from your hair as painlessly as possible. And yes, I tested it. BEFORE YOU LEAVE THE HOSPITAL/CLINIC The techs … Continue reading 5 Steps to Removing Glue From Your Hair!!!
It’s almost spring! Depending on where you live, a groundhog predicted that spring was on its way (LWI’s local groundhog said winter. We do not accept this). That means it’s time to break away from winter and start with spring : Easter, Spring cleaning, Spring Break, Mardi Gras – it’s kinda party time (yes cleaning can be a party!) With Spring comes a change not … Continue reading Spring SADness
Today is the #BellLetsTalk day. For every call or text from a Bell user, 5 cents goes towards mental health. Additionally, every share of a specific Facebook post and every Tweet bearing #BellLetsTalk ads more money to the pot. The goal of this day however is not to fundraise money (although many are flooding newsfeeds and inboxes to do so) but to start a conversation … Continue reading #BellLetsTalk
Anyone who has grown their hair long, has gotten a headache from their hair. We’re talking about all the ways you can reduce the chance of headaches. Quick Tips: 1 Choose looser hairstyles 2 Use “supportive” hairpieces 3 Thinning, texturing, and layering your hair to take some of the weight off! For more tips, check our our video below! Continue reading Hairstyle Tips to Reduce Headaches
Usually our posts here aren’t too personal. Today we’re going to walk down that road for a bit-and it’s a bit of a dark one. Today I read an amazing post by The Minds Journal. It was “10 Things You Should Never Say To A Depressed Person.” They gave not only what NOT to say, but suggestions on what you can say instead. While we have many … Continue reading “Just Be Happy” : The Cure for Depression
It’s 2016 and we’re launching the new year with our brand new vlog! Our first few videos are all about how to tackle your new years resolutions. Our top tips: Break your BIG goal into smaller goals. Make a plan. Map out your smaller goals with easy to reach timelines. Set your goals for DECEMBER 31st 2016. And remember that you have the WHOLE year to … Continue reading Tips On How To Set Obtainable New Year’s Resolutions!
We’ve talked about how holiday seasons can be tiring. Decorating is a big one that can really knock you out! Most of the time, we may just decide to abandon decorating, but that can be depressing and bring your holiday vibes down. For some of us, we’re here on December 23rd, frantically trying to figure out how to decorate for a holiday party. Here are … Continue reading ‘Tis the Season: 5 Easy and Last-Minute Holiday Decor Ideas
The holiday season can be extremely hectic and when you have to contend with a chronic illness, it can be doubly overwhelming and exhausting. Our family and friends, who can handle the aftermath of a holiday gathering like a champ, don’t realize that these same holiday gatherings that are scheduled back to back to back can trigger a debilitating flare-up of our chronic illness. … Continue reading Cooking With Chronic Illness: Simplified Cookie Swap Guide
Planes, Trains, and Automobiles If you’re travelling this weekend, this might not be a good movie to watch (especially if you have travel – related anxiety) but it may be just the thing you need to laugh off the little mishaps of your trip. Afterall, anything is better than what happens to Neal Page. Son-In-Law First time your significant other has met the family? Having … Continue reading 7 Must-See Thanksgiving Flicks