Psoriasis Pfashion – Maxi’s

Psoriasis Pfashion – Maxi’s

I love pumpkin spice everything, as much as the next person. But I really need everyone to stop rushing summer. After that cold, horrendous winter (though the best winter of my life because my Reecie was born!), I’m still loving the heat and sunshine. There’s also the fun, relaxing summer mindset that I’m not ready to … Continue reading

DermaTherapy Bedding Review

DermaTherapy Bedding Review

You make decisions all day about how to treat your psoriasis, but what about while you’re sleeping? If you’re like me, the bedtime routine is more lengthy than the traditional wash your face and brush your teeth. There’s the traditional stuff, but then there’s dabbing all of the spots with either tea tree oil or … Continue reading

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month!

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month!

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month and the National Psoriasis Foundation is challenging YOU to take their Wellness Challenge to celebrate. Follow the NPF on Facebook and Twitter for your daily wellness challenge, and connect with others who are walking the wellness talk. In addition to the Wellness Challenge, there are some awesome events planned to raise awareness: August 6 @ … Continue reading

You Have A Psoriasis Blog? Me Too!

You Have A Psoriasis Blog? Me Too!

Under normal circumstances, any competitor coming onto your turf would pose a serious threat. But one of the things that I absolutely adore about the psoriasis community is that everyone is incredibly friendly and welcoming. That statement is usually followed up with “What’s it called? I’m going to follow you.” When I first started blogging … Continue reading

A Reflection On The Last 20 Weeks

A Reflection On The Last 20 Weeks

With only two weeks left of my maternity leave, I’ve been reflecting on the past 20 weeks. The fastest 20 weeks of my life. Physically having Reece started a rollercoaster of the deepest emotions I’ve ever felt – absolute fear, intense sadness, pure joy and happiness, a deeper love than I can ever describe and finally … Continue reading

Be Kind. Psoriasis Isn’t A Competition.

Be Kind. Psoriasis Isn’t A Competition.

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” I recently participated in the National Psoriasis Foundation and Healthline.com‘s #PSelfie Photo Campaign, a wonderful social media initiative launched to support and empower those who are living with psoriasis. I shared this photo and received a negative comment about it being a “joke” and … Continue reading

What’s the Deal with Psoriasis and Pregnancy?

What’s the Deal with Psoriasis and Pregnancy?

More great news, in the majority of cases psoriasis does not affect your pregnancy or ability to conceive. In fact, up to 60% of women reported their psoriasis symptoms got better during their pregnancy. About 20% reported their skin stayed the same and the other 20% saw their psoriasis worsen. Please keep in mind, this is different from person to … Continue reading