Spoon Theory

I came across this theory a few years ago, after taking many different approaches to having Lupus and haging to explain what it’s like, this theory is the simplest way to do it. I don’t have the energy to do things that most people do, and that is okay, but most of my friends don’t understand. So for those of you living with an autoimmune or chronic pain. Disorder and are trying to explain, or those of you who have a friend or loved one going through this, take a moment to read and think about this theory. It puts chronic illnesses in perspective in a beautiful and elegant way.


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  1. […] I wish I had) and said “Now, I get it. Spoons.” Previously, I had explained to her the theory of spoons – and the need for people with chronic conditions to measure out […]


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