Category Archives: alternative medicine

life changes and rearranges

Each moment of every day living with AI (autoimmune) is like a box of chocolates. You know the rest. It’s those pieces you stick your finger into the bottom, but then neatly put it back into the wrapper because you’d … Continue reading

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laughter IS the best medicine

Seriously, I felt little to no pain yesterday, and that is YUGE for me. When you laugh it releases the neurotransmitter dopamine which creates euphoria. An added benefit is that immune system functioning improves and an increased tolerance to pain. … Continue reading

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wait for it…

With patience, we try to wait. In lines. In traffic. For our health to improve… Of some of these things we have no control. There have been times during this journey back to wellness that I’ve felt very out of … Continue reading

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sleep is not overrated

Quick update for my fellow chronic pain sufferers….it is awesome to report that sleep is now a huge part of my nights! Continue reading

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be it journey or quest

This journey, this quest, is not just for me. My goal has always been to share what is working for me on my way back to wellness. First, it is prayer. Why, after all these years, God hasn’t just ‘healed’ … Continue reading

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what’s in a healing

Is this a question or the beginning of an answer? Hmmm. What exactly IS in a healing? In my life (almost said at my age, ooops) I’ve both witnessed many and experienced several of my own.¬†Whether physical, emotional, mental or … Continue reading

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the message is in the details

God is still in the prayer answering business. Today I received a miracle, temporary or maybe not…it’s all good! Last week I blogged about that disheartening dental visit in Arkansas where I was told my crown could not be put … Continue reading

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