• Bullying is a hot topic for today but bullying has always been a problem. You can make it through being bullied and be a success! There is Power in the Story! #Bullying #PowerInTheStory

    Power in the Story: Jo from A Rose Tinted World

    Today’s Power in the Story featured blogger is Jo from A Rose Tinted World. Her personality shines through in every word you read on her blog. A Rose Tinted World is all about creating your best life, how to figure out what that is and how to beat the obstacles…

  • Migraine Explained: Migraine Triggers

    Migraine Triggers is a difficult topic to address because everyone has different triggers. There are many things considered to be triggers therefore it can be difficult to track. In this article, I want to discuss my 5 most common triggers. I am also including information about how to find out…

  • Top 5 Worship Songs Countdown - These are my Top 5 Favorite Christian Songs and Hymns. #Worship #ChristianMusic

    My Top 5 Worship Songs Countdown

    Before I got sick, I was a member of my church Praise Team and my mother could tell you that I sang before I talked. I love Christian music of all types from traditional hymns to contemporary praise and worship. Any music that has God at its center is something…

  • What to Wear when you want to be Cozy: A day at home requires clothes that are effortless, comfortable and functional. #fashion #chronicillness

    Comfortable Clothes to Wear When You Want to be Cozy

    Because I can’t drive, I spend a lot of time at home. My body requires a lot of rest during Hemiplegic Migraine attacks so dressing for those occasions is important. Having comfortable clothes is important but because of the partial paralysis I have during attacks, functionality is just as important.…

  • Old Fashioned Goulash Recipe with BONUS SLOW COOKER BUYING GUIDE! - This American Classic meal is even better when it is combined with the ease of the slow cooker! #goulash #slowcooker

    Old Fashioned Goulash and Slow Cooker Buying Guide

    There are times when the simplest dishes make the best meals and this Old Fashioned Goulash definitely fits that description. This is my “go to” lazy Sunday afternoon dish for a cool fall or winter day. Before I get to the recipe I want to take a moment to discuss…

  • Power in the Story guest post featuring Pamela from There is Always Hope - A Journey Through Chronic Pain with volunteer work! #GuestPost #ChronicPain

    Power in the Story: Pamela from There is Always Hope

    .This week our Power in the Story featured blogger is Pamela from There Is Always Hope and she also runs a second blog called A Chronicle of Hope. The fact that she runs 2 successful blogs should tell you right away that she is a powerhouse! She writes about her experiences with…

  • Migraine Explained: Cognitive Dysfunction - Also called Brain Fog and Migraine Hangover is cognitive impairment that causes trouble with finding words, remembering things and hinders the ability to put words together. #cognitivedysfuntion #migraine

    Migraine Explained: Cognitive Dysfunction

    Cognitive Dysfunction is the loss of functions such as thinking, remembering, and reasoning of sufficient severity to interfere with daily functioning. People experiencing cognitive dysfunction have trouble with verbal recall, basic arithmetic, and concentration. These types of delays are common with Chronic Migraine patients and is often referred to as…

  • Why God's Grace is Sufficient - 2 Corinthians 12:9 - God's Grace is Sufficient in times of trouble and He never leaves us to handle problems alone if we trust in His Grace. - #GodsGrace #BibleVerses

    Why God’s Grace is Sufficient

    Having a Chronic Illness does not make for an easy life. In fact, it is very easy to get discouraged or to feel that God has abandoned you. In last Sunday’s post, 20 Bible Verses to Provide Encouragement, I listed some of my favorite encouraging verses. Today I want to…

  • 10 Unique Things about Me - These are the unique things that make me who I am. We are all unique! #personality #Unique

    10 Unique Things About Me

    When Elizabeth at The Uncustomary Housewife tagged me in the 10 Unique Things About Me Challenge, I was not sure what I would write. I think myself a pretty boring and just “plain ol’ me” sort of person. But I decided to take the challenge anyway because I am sure…

  • With Flu season in full force, it is important to take precautionary measures to avoid getting the flu! #Influenza #Flu #Health

    10 Steps to Avoid Getting the Flu

    Flu season is in full swing and unfortunately, there have already been some deaths including one child from Florida. In fact, according to the CDC, last year’s season, “was at or above the epidemic threshold for 16 consecutive weeks.”. Some sources even go so far to state that there were 80,000 deaths…