#endojourney: About Last Month…

In my mind, May was going to better than April. I would get back to working semi-regular hours, enjoy a birthday dinner for one of my ride-or-die ladies and possibly go on a couple of dates with my main squeeze, Ciarán. Instead, reality hit. Professionally, I only managed to work a few days. Personally, I... Continue Reading →

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#endojourney: Battle Symptoms

Sixteen out of the past nineteen days my nausea has been so intense. I was forced to miss nine days of work and leave early on the other days. Aside from doing the essentials, I was beached on the couch in between dry heaving and/or throwing up. I have this plastic jug that is always... Continue Reading →

#endojourney: Two Surgeries & A Wedding

January 3rd, two months exactly to our wedding day, I found myself laying on an operating table about to undergo uterine resuspension, endometriosis excision and a dilation and curettage procedure (commonly known as a D&C), marking my fourth endometriosis-related operation in nine years. We were hopeful this operation would not only be my last or... Continue Reading →

Loaded Sweet Potatoes

Quick & Simple. Those were my two motivators in making lunch on day eighteen of my hysterectomy recovery. Mom had been visiting to lend a helping hand, however, seeing as I had only been outside twice briefly since my surgery, I needed to do something more than rest. Surveying what we had already in our pantry,... Continue Reading →

#AskErinAnything

You asked and check out my answers below. I will be updating this post regularly keeping the latest questions at the top. How was your hysterectomy recovery been since your surgery?  The first four days were the toughest I’ve ever experienced. The mixture of nausea, bloating, lightheadedness, incision pain and the general discomfort which follows... Continue Reading →

BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Tacos

🌮Move over Taco Tuesday - Taco Thursday is here to stay!🌮 My insanely talented friend Renée happened to be over last Thursday as we decided it was time to stop taco-ing* about filming my recipes and get to it already. As the endo pain was rendering me relatively useless, I decided to make a simpler recipe.... Continue Reading →

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