Emotional detox involves letting go of the past and releasing the emotions, beliefs, and experiences that no longer serve us. This is my story about how I finally let go of my past in order to fully embrace a healthy and happy future.
There’s real power in admitting what we don’t know! Whenever I’m feeling stuck or confused, recognizing what I don’t know helps me to see the situation clearly so I can make an informed decision, and finally move forward. Continue reading “The Power of Admitting What We Don’t Know”
In honor of Lyme Disease Awareness Month (May) I contributed a guest post to MissDiagnoses.com. In it I open up about my past and the interconnection between art, eats, and healing during my holistic recovery from chronic Lyme. Continue reading “Art, Eats and Healing Chronic Illness: A Guest Post for MissDiagnoses.com”
I recently came down with the flu, and it reminded me of how ungracefully I can respond to sickness, even after years of dealing with chronic illness.
Yes, I’ve gotten waaaaay better at accepting that being sick means doing less and resting more. But when I paid attention to my thoughts, I saw that I was still blaming myself for being sick and I caught myself feeling in turns frustrated, disappointed and guilty because of my symptoms.
Ultimately in order to heal I had to forgive myself for needing to heal in the first place. Continue reading “How To Forgive Yourself For Getting Sick (& Why You Need To)”