Why I Became The IBD Life Coach

Today, I'm so grateful for my disease and the constant struggles it has brought into my life. I'm stronger than Crohn's disease and it took going through hell for me to realize that for myself. Now I use what I have learned through the many hardships and tough lessons I've experienced throughout my life to help others find a way out of the darkness.

Diets

Diet can definitely be a four letter word. Just hearing this word can produce tremendous anxiety for some.

The Mind-Body Connection

What we think, we feel. Let's look at the Mind-Body Connection.

Exercise and IBD

Joint pain and fatigue are common when you have IBD. It can be so hard to motivate ourselves to exercise when we are in pain and already exhausted but exercise is so important for pain relief and improving our health.

Bathroom Battle

When you have IBD, you often feel like you're in a battle for the bathroom. Here are some tactics to conquer the bathroom battle.

Chronically Offended

There will always be people looking for a reason to be offended. Let them.

Lucky

When someone tells you, "You're just lucky," and dismisses all your hard work and dedication.

Productive Pain

Don't let pain keep you from the life you want.

The Deepest Well

Book Review: The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity

Pain Hierarchy

Acknowledging their pain doesn't devalue yours.