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10 Fun Things to Do With Your Kids as a Chronic Illness Parent

As a mom of two boys 10 and under and as a lupus & fibromyalgia warrior, I completely understand the importance of keeping the kids involved and entertained while you may be physically and mentally struggling.  It may seem hard to find fun things to do with your kids as a chronic illness parent, but it doesn’t have to be! Having a chronic illness is not just hard on us as the patients, but it can take its toll on your family and friends as well. It is hard for…

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An Open Letter to The Lupus Mom

  Dear Lupus Mom, I wish that we spoke more openly about the parenting struggles we fight daily, along with our lupus diagnosis.  Sometimes, I wish that I could reach out to another mom that is so busy fighting her own body that she sometimes can’t make it out of bed to be the mom she needs to be.  Sometimes, I wish that we could just stop and take a moment to truly appreciate “The Lupus Mom”.     In a world where we are constantly given titles and labels,…

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