Faith Fibromyalgia

How I Keep My Faith With Fibromyalgia

It’s been another rough week for my fibromyalgia, and I had another flareup. I’ve spent tons of time in bed, trying to sleep, and once my doctor prescribed me some non-addictive sleeping pills, a lot more time in bed actually sleeping. I still feel exhausted and in pain, but I’m getting there. It’s terrible that …

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Fibromyalgia

The Trade-Offs of Chronic Illness

As I’ve talked a little about before, I have a chronic illness – fibromyalgia. It colors every part of my life (not really in a positive way) and affects my day-to-day functioning. I was only recently diagnosed, so for about 5-7 years before that I just thought I was really out of shape (I am …

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Fibromyalgia

4 Essentials for a Fibromyalgia Flareup

Something I might not have shared with you guys yet is that I have fibromyalgia. I was only diagnosed recently, but it’s been a part of my life since at least high school. I always wondered why simple things, like walking around for a little while or going up stairs, caused so much pain for …

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Faith

Bible Journaling on a Budget!

So I’ve been trying to get into Bible journaling over the past couple of weeks. I got a journaling Bible on Easter Sunday, and since then I’ve been doing an illustration each day or so. But something I’ve noticed a lot on Pinterest is that some of these seem to be so involved and require …

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Income Reports

April 2019 Income Report: $0.07

So it’s not anything too exciting, but I have made my first money blogging! I’ve been blogging since late January on this website, and I’ll tell you you have to spend some to make some. I definitely haven’t recuperated the losses from starting up my blog, nor the marketing materials I’ve purchased since then. But …

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Recipes

One Pot Vegetarian Broccoli Alfredo

My mother has been a vegetarian since I was in middle school, so being (mostly) vegetarian myself has come pretty easily to me. And one thing I remember most is her fettuccine alfredo! My broccoli alfredo is a pretty different take, but has the same comforting sense to it. I hope you guys enjoy!

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Faith

A Catholic Walks into a Baptist Church (on Easter)

My Easter this year has been different than other years, although every year my Easter seems to be different. My parents live about two hours away, and my fiancé’s parents were out of town, so we are having Easter by ourselves. Our only Christian friends invited us to their church (Baptist), and since my fiancé …

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Lifestyle

3 Mistakes I Made Planning My Wedding

Hey guys! 170 days until my wedding, and there’s definitely a few mistakes I’ve made in wedding planning so far. I wanted to share them, so that you guys don’t make the same mistakes – they’ve lost me a lot of money! For reference, we are working on a $15,000-$16,000 budget for our wedding. 1. …

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