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.

Intermittent Fasting

“Why are you trying to lose weight when you’re already so skinny?” This is always the first question I get when I say I practice intermittent fasting. No, I’m not trying to lose weight. I'm giving my digestive system a break and practicing self-control.

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.

10% Happier

Book review 10% Happier: How I tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works - A True Story by Dan Harris

Bird by Bird

Book Review: Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott

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.