I Hate Migraine I Just Want To Be Normal

I cried yesterday at my local travel agency. I’ll be visiting family in England this summer and will be flying on British Airways (BA). As most of you know, I’m following a very strict diet with the hope that it will end my daily headache, and help me to control my migraines to the point…

Liebster Award Nominee

When I signed in this morning, 12:30am, I was pleasantly surprised by a Liebster Award nomination from mariajay76. Thank you Maria!!! I’ve seen many bloggers displaying this award and wondered what it was all about. As a nominee, one has to carry out the following tasks: 1. Thank the person who nominated you for the…

“Thanks Migraine For Making Me Healthy”

I saw that statement a few months back either in a blog post, tweet or Facebook post. At the time I wasn’t healthy. I was eating any and everything, even things I suspected to be triggers. That statement was one of the things that motivated me to restart my fight against my daily headache and…

Being Productive Despite Living With Chronic Migraine

Chronic migraine has greatly decreased my productivity. However, during a recent family meeting my husband and I devised a way for me to be productive and feel good about myself even on barely tolerable days. The secret? Have two to-do lists. The first should be a list of labour intensive things you need to get done: cleaning,…

Something Worse Than Migraine

I can’t imagine anything worse than my worst migraine attacks, but this is. I want to express sympathy to any who suffer from cluster headaches and to their caregivers. This is a must watch video. I don’t feel this is for children. It’s a news report, but the pain shown might be disturbing to a…

Mango Instead of an Ice Pack

I’ve been suffering from a severe migraine attack for the past few days. Yesterday I was finally starting to feel a bit better, so I got up and made dinner. By the time I was done I was repenting for leaving my bed. After dinner, I was back at #8 so we had to shut…