Health & Treatment Update March 2018

It's been awhile since I've updated you all about what is going on with my health and treatment and let me tell you, it's a lot! Below are all the details including: -Working with my immunologist and neurologist to try and get IVIG- all the testing (blood work, spinal tap, eeg) I have to do… Continue reading Health & Treatment Update March 2018

Healing Beyond Diet

Healing Beyond Diet, Part 2: Semia’s Story

This is the second post in my series 'Healing Beyond Diet' where I am sharing stories of those in the chronic illness community who have dealt with eating disorders or developed disordered eating habits as a result of following restrictive "healing diets". You can read more about the start of this series here. Today, I… Continue reading Healing Beyond Diet, Part 2: Semia’s Story


Healing Beyond Diet, Part 1: Sydney’s Story

As many of you know and as I briefly shared in my last guest post, I've been raising awareness around the topic of "healing diets" and eating disorders. When I opened the door around this topic at the end of 2017, I got a lot of feedback. Many people wanted to collaborate and I realized… Continue reading Healing Beyond Diet, Part 1: Sydney’s Story


There’s Comfort in Illness

I think most people are familiar with the idea that change is scary. Change happens where fear lies. And growth happens where change transpires. Have you ever thought that maybe you fear getting well because it's change? Because you are familiar with your illness, you know how it operates, you've become used to feeling ill,… Continue reading There’s Comfort in Illness


Tutorial: How To Dry Brush

Dry brushing is part of my full detox protocol. It helps get lymph flowing to remove toxins from your body. It can also get your digestive juices flowing and reduce cellulite. I've gotten several questions lately about HOW to actually dry brush so I put together a video, since visuals are much easier in this… Continue reading Tutorial: How To Dry Brush


Lyme Disease Awareness Month

Today is the first day of May which means it's the first day of Lyme Disease Awareness Month! I spent April working on a video project for this month. I wanted to flip the script on chronic illness and share some positives people had gotten out of being ill. I truly believe everything happens for a… Continue reading Lyme Disease Awareness Month