Another Step

March 7, 2018 admin 0

It’s been a year since my first blog post, “The First Step”, on I remember feeling the competing emotions of fear and relief when hitting […]

Fighting for a Good Mood

March 5, 2018 admin 0

Later this afternoon, we are going to a specialized arthritis center to see a different rheumatologist about my ankle. Although I’m not looking forward to […]


October 20, 2017 admin 0

Today, I’m grateful. I’m grateful for things every day, but my prevailing emotion on many days, as ashamed as I am to admit, is not […]

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June 24, 2017 admin 0

The weeks are starting to feel faster. A couple of months ago, on Sunday night, I’d start to get anxious about the impending week and […]

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Simple Joys: Shoes!

June 17, 2017 admin 0

After nursing this foot injury and exercising every last muscle of patience in my body for six months, I finally had my breakthrough step yesterday: […]

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May 18, 2017 admin 0

Yesterday was our seven year anniversary of adopting our beloved dog, Comet. I remember the evening; it was a Thursday and Ben picked me up […]

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May 16, 2017 admin 0

I have chronic nightmares. Sometimes they are so realistic and frightening that my brain won’t let my tired body go back to sleep afterward for […]