Where Are You, Christmas?

Last week’s goals: 1. Survive: A Well, I am alive! I made it through my doctor’s appointment and Thanksgiving without getting sick (aside from a migraine, I guess). Honestly, this week ended up being even crazier than I expected, and if it weren’t for Josh’s hard work and good attitude, I’m not sure I would’ve survived.…

Surviving (weekly goals)

Last week’s goals: 1. Early to bed: B I had couple late nights this week, but the majority of the time I was ready for sleep nice and early. 2. Start getting ready for recovery: A The list is made, and we’ve started checking items off. 3. Make a plan for Christmas: A I’m about…

Making Lists

Last week’s goals: 1. Pursue treatment fully: A I made it through my scary appointment on Tuesday plus various unexpected tests, I made a bunch of phone calls, I’m taking a prescribed antibiotic & supplements, I’m working with the office to get more tests and vaccines needed before I can start medication, and I’ve got an appointment…

Trying to Trust

Last week’s goals: 1. Stick to food plan: A I did a little bit of adjusting on the fly as things came up during the week, but honestly I thought it went really well! 2. Daily exercise: A I did a workout video every day, as part of an accountability group of ladies on facebook.…

Stick to the Plan

Last week’s goals: 1. Meal planning / food diary: A I’m proud of myself for this one! I haven’t meal planned in years, and jumping back in was really overwhelming. But I’ve got it done, I’ve got the food in my house, and I’m gonna do my best to stick to the plan this week. 2.…

B Student

Last week’s goals: 1. Take care of myself: B Sometimes I don’t have the energy to do the things that would help me have more energy. That’s frustrating, as I’m sure you can imagine. 2. Limit time on the internet: B I did pretty great with this the first half of the week, but over the…

C Student

I have a migraine with aura right now so this is gonna be short (it’s kinda difficult to see the screen because of the visualizations, plus the light from the screen makes the pain worse). Last week’s goals: 1. Exercise 3x: C I exercised twice this week 2. Leave the house every day: C If…