• How to be more joyful as a spoonie

    Being joyful, truly joyful is not so easy. Nobody said it would be, but we were all secretly hoping that anyway. And we're looking for it all day every day. That's why there's lots of pictures out there on the…

  • Why labels aren’t a bad thing for a spoonie

    People hate labels, I know that. But sometimes I wish I had one. Within the spoonie community, I see a lot of "medical labels" so to speak. Check out any spoonie on Instagram and you'll find a label (or five)…

  • Coronavirus and spoonie sympathy

    Okay, I'll start with a little confession. I have to admit that I too, feel the "welcome to my world" vibe. I feel it hard. I can't pretent that thoughts like that aren't popping up in my head from time…

  • A new chronic pain perspective

    People who are dealing with chronic pain will often say that it has given them perspective. Other people, who are dealing with other issues, will say the same...

  • Dealing with spoonie motivation lapse

    How do you stay motivated, when every day is more or less the same as the one before? When your options for 'mixing it up' are extremely limited? Mixing it up, basically means just doing a slightly different version of…