How To Save Money On A Reduced Income

Many people living with a chronic or invisible illness are forced to cut back on work hours, or to cut out work entirely. Some of us rely on government funding for disabilities, or have spouses who provide financial support. We all know the advice to have 3-months worth of rent and bills stashed for a rainy day, but how can you save money when you … Continue reading How To Save Money On A Reduced Income

6 Celebrities With Autoimmune Disorders

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

5 Things You Wish Your Employer Understood

Living with a chronic or invisible illness not only reigns havoc on your personal and home life – it can seriously affect your work life as well. One of the hardest things can be getting employers or coworkers to understand and support the adjustments you may need to your work day. Here’s our list of things that we wished employers would get. Work Hours When you … Continue reading 5 Things You Wish Your Employer Understood

“Just Be Happy” : The Cure for Depression

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

Tips On How To Set Obtainable New Year’s Resolutions!

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!

5 Tips to Help Fight Exhaustion

Have you ever come home at the end of a long day, laid down for a quick “cat nap” and woken up four hours later? Maybe you don’t even make it home, your schedule is so busy,  you’re dozing in the parking lot at the grocery store, or worse at your desk at work. Sometimes our bodies just aren’t up to life’s expectations. We see … Continue reading 5 Tips to Help Fight Exhaustion