Welcome to Beauty And The Migraine Beast

 I am a wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend. I am passionate about living my best life, despite my migraines.  Beauty And The Migraine Beast serves as a vessel to share my life, stories and experience with chronic migraine. It is my hope that my openness may resonate with you personally, or help bring more awareness, understanding and compassion to what life with chronic migraine is really like. 

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May 27, 2019


    Jeremy and I both grew up in Michigan, but the Navy has taken us far from our home-state for many, many years. No matter where we have lived, however, I have always still felt a pull to that familiar place. The Pure Michigan commercials come one the radio or...

October 1, 2018

    On this day, 7 years ago, Jeremy and I stood in the chapel on the USS Ronald Reagan and became husband and wife. To some it may not seem like we have been married long, but for us we have lived a lifetime in these long and short years. So many changes, moves, count...

June 7, 2018


    When we got married, I knew that Jeremy was going to be a good dad, but after actually having children he is not just "good" he's exceptional. Being a military family and having to raise children in this demanding, unpredictable environment is not easy. Sac...

April 25, 2018

"Never forget the people that take time out of their day to check up on you." 

    Chronic migraines (chronic illnesses) can feel so consuming and lonely sometimes. Not many people in your circle truly understand what your life is like, but I have found that when y...

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