37 Impactful Martin Luther King Jr Quotes Relatable to Spoonies

Y’all know I’m a quote lover. One of my favorite people to quote is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr (MLK). Dr. King was a true wordsmith (among other things). His…

Holidays aren’t happy for everyone: Dealing with Holiday Depression

It’s the most “wonderful time of the year”. At least that’s what the song says. Sorry Andy, I’d have to firmly disagree. Starting around Thanksgiving and lasting until post Valentines…

My Chronically Un-Happy New Year

Welcome to 2020 spoonies! I don’t know how you spent New Years Eve but I’m almost certain it was better than mine. When midnight struck I was home alone, in…

Chronic Illness Life is a Lonely Life

I was told about the symptoms of myasthenia gravis (MG). I was even told you about the possible side effects of the treatments I was put on (like prednisone and…

Affirmations: What are they & What are the Benefits?

With last month’s Self Love Project, I implemented daily affirmations into my life. As cheesy as it sounds I believe that affirmations are a key piece to the puzzle in…

Staying Positive After a Set Back

I had my routine follow-up appointment with my specialist today. It didn’t go as planned and I must say I took it hard. What upset me even more was that…

A New Path Forward: Positivity and Lifestyle

This winter has been the hardest for me in terms of depression. I feel like I should be so much further ahead. What I mean by that is further along…

Coping with Depression and Myasthenia Gravis

Have you ever driven somewhere and it seems to always take longer to get somewhere than it does it get back? I feel like the opposite is true for me…

Fear of Showing my MG

Fear: a distressing emotion brought about by impending threat danger or pain; concern or anxiety; something that causes feelings of dread or apprehension. I’ve talked about fear before but it…


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