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7 Things I Used to Take for Granted

7 Things I Used to Take for Granted

When you have a chronic illness, your body puts you through a series of pain or discomfort, that often feels like betrayal. In my case, with Crohn’s Disease, I was couch-ridden for 2 solid weeks after being hospitalized (which for many people in my situation […]

7 Days on the West Highland Way

7 Days on the West Highland Way

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.¬†– Robert Louis Stevenson On a not-so-special-or-particular day, we decided to watch a documentary on Netflix called,¬†Mile, Mile and a Half. It follows a group of […]

4 Ways to Move Your Body to Feel Better

4 Ways to Move Your Body to Feel Better

Most chronic illnesses result in some level of fatigue and/or discomfort. Moving around, let alone exercising can seem awful on every level. And, if you’re like me, sometimes moving around will actually trigger pain. But believe it or not, moving can help ease your symptoms. […]