Living with chronic migraines – but you don’t look sick!

It’s nearly 8:00 am and I’m showered, dressed, have a cup of coffee and a load of laundry in the washing machine. I wish this could be the case everyday. I love early mornings. But alas, another migraine kept in bed most of the day yesterday. It’s not even the migraines anymore. It’s the dizzy…

Life sometimes forces your hand

I wasn’t going to write today. The plan was to spend the day cleaning and working on some products for my Etsy store. But my day started with a phone call at 8:00 am. As soon as I saw the number, I knew it was bad news. It’s a glorious day already and I’m hoping…

Isolation and the impact it has had on communication skills

Something I realized this week as I started reaching out to people via phone calls and texts, is that COVID-19 has cured my hatred for talking on the phone. Talking on the phone is something that we all did as teenagers in the 90’s. We didn’t have cell phones or even a home computer in…

Friday morning thoughts — I really hate mice

Last night I stayed up way too late cleaning and watching season three of Sex and the City. This show goes fast – episodes are only about thirty minutes long. It’s an easy watch and you forget what happened quickly. But during one episode, I let out a piercing scream that I’m sure my neighbours…