When Tummy Ache Could Potentially Be Abdominal Migraine

I’ve written a few blogs and articles about migraine, the confusing and debilitating symptoms it posits, and all the other odd phenomenon that comes with the disease. I am, yet, writing another migraine-type that many people are unfamiliar with, not even those who live with migraine. My daughter was eight years old when she first had her migraine symptoms. WeContinue reading “When Tummy Ache Could Potentially Be Abdominal Migraine”

Silent Migraine Isn’t So Silent After All

“Shhh… keep it down; I have a silent migraine.” Yes, you read it right; – a silent migraine. What in the world is a silent migraine?  Have you ever heard someone say they have a migraine, but they don’t have a headache? What?! Yes, that was my reaction, too! Aren’t you suppose to have headContinue reading “Silent Migraine Isn’t So Silent After All”

Why I wrote Wonder Mommy

In my opinion, mothers have the most challenging job in the world, and I believe that ALL moms are wonder mommies, but I’ve never considered myself as a wonder mommy before; in fact, far from it! Moms wear different hats; one minute, they’re doctors patching their little ones’ boo-boos, then turns into a judge theContinue reading “Why I wrote Wonder Mommy”

Wonder Mommy!

Even when days are tough, mommies are a wonder – For Mommies with Chronic Illness. Motherhood is a blessing, it is full of excitement and jubilation, but motherhood is also full of challenges and trials. I am a mother of three beautiful children. I am also a mother who happened to struggle with chronic illnesses.Continue reading “Wonder Mommy!”

Don’t Let Your Struggles And Pain Go To Waste.

I used to believe that pain and struggles were worthless and unnecessary part of life. Who would want to go through pain and struggles anyway? After going through so much in life, I could honestly say that I would not want anyone to go through what I went through. The question is, are we immuneContinue reading “Don’t Let Your Struggles And Pain Go To Waste.”

Writing Helped Me Overcome Stress and Gained a New Perspective On Life

–A mom living with Dystonia and Hemiplegic Migraine Dystonia is a frustrating condition that many people do not understand. I also happen to suffer from hemiplegic migraines. Like many migraineurs out there, living in a fog, constant body aches, and some other unexplainable symptoms are quite frustrating. Every day is an unpredictable day for thoseContinue reading “Writing Helped Me Overcome Stress and Gained a New Perspective On Life”

Hugs and Kisses

Today I brought her home,my sweet little baby.In the cradle I laid heroh, ever so gently. I promise hugs and kisseswill always be my wayto show her love and affectionevery single day. I stepped out of the room,slowly without noise.I looked back and whispered,“I love you” in a hushed voice. Only minutes had passed,but myContinue reading “Hugs and Kisses”

Beautiful pain

Beauty and simplicitycompassion and loveThese you were createdThankful that you are Some decided to beSome tried as they canThe ultimate decisionOnly comes from One You gave up your selffor another to formheartbeat you sharewith another soul You welcome the pain,As you carried a beinggiving up your comfortmaking your body a safe haven Laughing one momentinContinue reading “Beautiful pain”