My Story

“Well, I wish there was something I could tell you, other than to get lots of sleep and laugh more,” my doctor said light heartedly. I’ve felt sick since age 13, been to doctor after doctor, and dared to hope that this endocrinologist I waited all summer to get in to might tell me a different story.

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Why You Should Chase Meaning Over Happiness.

“Make yourself happy, and everything else will fall into place.” “Commit yourself to chasing your own happiness.” “Put people around you that are dedicated to making you the happiest you can be.” All of these and thousands of other quotes just like these are what we see on hundreds of social media accounts from hundreds […]

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Why I Quit AIP (And Other Health Updates)

Hey there friends! I hope you’re all doing well! I haven’t done a health update in a while, so that’s what this post is for. To start off, as many of you know, last fall I began the AIP diet. I had heard such good things about it, and it seemed like the most fitting […]

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The Key.

  i threw myself to my knees before the bars around your prison begging, pleading, sobbing for a freedom i could never achieve for you despite how hard i pried at the bars and despite how agonizingly you screamed at me to save you it was a lost cause for the key was always on […]

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The Importance Of Breaking Up Monotony

Life is busy. There are so many things we constantly need to attend to–so many things demanding our attention all throughout the day. It’s so easy to get sucked into routine, (a beautiful thing–and necessary!), but we often lose track of time in routine. Life goes by fast. It FLIES by. One thing I know […]

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A Love Lost

  both so in love. both so in need. both so scared to admit  they needed something different, something not found in the other.  so they both stayed together as their stomachs slowly turned with resentment  expecting the other to be what they weren’t–  until their love, like wine, once so sweet and so strong, […]

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