Life with Lyme Disease

This isn’t something I’ve really ever talked about on here. I’ve mentioned it before, but I’ve never really gone into detail about it. I’ve thought about writing about this before and sincerely wanted to, but just never was really sure how to go about it. I think it’s easier to be vulnerable about things you have gone through and you feel like are in the past, but it’s harder to talk about the things that are still very real and very present…the things you are still struggling with that make your heart ache pretty deeply. So during a particularly rough time for our family I figured it’s time to share a little bit. I do not share this for pity, nor for attention. I share this for anybody else who is battling a chronic illness or is relationally affected by one…to know you are not alone. I also really want people to be aware of the people in their life struggling and to give grace…just give a lot of grace. Lastly, I want people to be aware of the real possibility of getting Lyme. I just had friends get bitten by ticks and it hit me how badly I wanted them … Continue reading Life with Lyme Disease