• Daily Routine,  Mental Health,  Self Care

    Resilience- 2018 Word of the Year

    Back in January I posted this to my other blog thepinkwoobie.com as a rallying cry for 2018. As the year has progressed resilience has been my mantra. I wanted to post it here, as a reminder of why it’s important to be resilient. I admit that on this particular day I am not feeling that resilient, or positive, or any of the things I talk about in this post, but that’s all the more reason to post this, I will get there again. Resilience– (1) The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness. I have to admit that I never feel particularly resilient, but when one looks at it’s antonyms…

  • Daily Routine

    When the Going Gets Tough, Keep Going

    I don’t know if I would have considered myself tough before 2008. I received my Fibromyalgia diagnosis, a chronic condition, in May of 2008. Chronic, as in forever, or atlas a very long time. Now, I feel I really don’t have the choice. I have to be tough, I have to be persistent, I have to keep going. A favorite word for this would be resilient (to which I wrote about on my personal blog at the beginning of the year.) I haven’t written in a little while and that has been frustrating for me. There are so many things I want to be doing. There has been this level of…