Hi! Welcome to When Life Gives You Lyme! I am honored that you are taking the time to check out my blog and hope that you continue to come back to see what I have for you! If you have not read my “About” section, let me give you the rundown… My name is Colleen and…… Continue reading Welcome
Hello Beautiful Followers! I had a few requests to do a post about what I eat in a day, so here it is! For those of you that do not know, I follow a gluten-free and vegan diet. I try to consume as many raw fruits and veggies as I can, but on days that…… Continue reading What I Eat In A Day
Hey There! I feel like I am constantly apologizing to you guys for going MIA. Sorry!! Work has been keeping me very busy, and then at the end of the day I am just so exhausted when I get home that all I do is eat dinner and rest. Then, weekends are dedicated to errands…… Continue reading Thanksgiving The Spoonie Way
Well, the day is finally here! I have officially hit 100+ days post- embryonic stem cell treatment for Lyme Disease. I cannot believe it has already been that long. It has had some ups and downs, but overall such an amazing experience so far. I am looking forward to what the next 100 days have…… Continue reading 100 Days Post- Treatment
Okay people, buckle up! We are talking about the importance of cleansing today. Many people assume that doing a cleanse means that one is trying to lose weight, which may sometimes be true, but not always! Those of us with chronic illness and the MTHFR gene mutation know how important it is to flush all…… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Cleanses
Hello beautiful people! I need to start off by thanking each and every one of you who have been following my story, asking how I am doing, praying for me, and wishing me well. The kindness that I have experienced throughout this journey from complete strangers stuns me. I have been so humbled by this…… Continue reading One Month Down!
Hi! It has been a crazy week getting back from treatment. Got back on the 27th, went to Tucson to pick up our keys on the 28th, and then moved on the 1st- had quite a few days without internet, so I figured now is the perfect time to fill you guys in on my…… Continue reading The Final Days of ESC Treatment
Wow, I haven’t updated you all in a while. It has been a whirlwind of a week and I have been extremely exhausted, so a lot of my time outside of treatment has been spent sleeping. But here I am! Ready to update you all on what has been going on 🙂 Hopefully you didn’t…… Continue reading Stem Cell Treatment Days 10-15