Family, Fibromyalgi, Health Struggles

Moving Foward

Amy / November 25, 2017

Stepping Forward in Faith How is the Laundry Pile moving forward? In the last post that was originally posted in February of 2017, and updated just this week on November 20th, 2017 I shared a few updates on our family. I also posed the question: What is next for this blog and what are my plans moving forward? I will…

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Health Struggles

Where have I been?

Chronic illness
Amy / August 7, 2016

Hello everyone, I want to begin by offering an apology. It has been several months of quiet here. My health has been quite poor over the past several months. It has been filled with several doctor’s appointments and new medications. When you are living with chronic illness things can change quickly and sneak up on us unexpectedly. It seems that…

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Family, Fibromyalgi, Health, Health Struggles

Parenting and Chronic Illness

Living with Chronic illness can really mess up my plans.
Amy / January 13, 2016

My children live with an extra burden in their lives because their mom has a chronic illness. This means that they have to carry some extra responsibility at times simply because I am unable to do something and I need their help. I wish I didn’t have to add this to my children’s lives, but to be honest there is…

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Health Struggles

Weight Loss: 9 Steps to Keep Motivated

Amy / July 27, 2015

  Working Towards Weight Loss Last week I talked a bit about how the past few months have been going in the area of my weight loss and developing healthy habits. If you missed that post you can read about it at My Weight Loss Journey. This week I want to share with you a little bit about my plans as…

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Health Struggles, Healthy Eating

Ten Years of Questions

Amy / July 2, 2015

Since I first got sick I have been looking for treatments and options to help ease the pain in my body. I tried medications that the doctor prescribed for me. Nothing really seemed to help, and the side effects just were not worth the cost. I did not see the sense in taking a medication that left me feeling the…

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Exercise, Habits, Health Struggles

Accountability: Life with Chronic Fatigue

Amy / February 12, 2015

Getting some Exercise. I have found a really nice way for me to get some physical activity in each and every day. It is a mild workout that I can increase or decrease as necessary. I have started taking my little dog for walks around our neighborhood. Some of these walks are quite short, less than a half mile. Others…

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Exercise, Habits, Health Struggles, Healthy Eating

Tuesday’s Fitness Check-in

Amy / December 2, 2014

  Good Morning everyone. Did you survive Thanksgiving? How did your fitness goals fit in with your holiday? Did you totally blow it all or did you hang on and keep going towards your goal? I have not been feeling well over the past week. Thanksgiving day turned out different than I expected it would. I ended up cooking a…

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