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Quarterly paps with vaginismus...

Here I am on my way to my quarterly pap… Oh how I dread these. Cold doctors office, sitting naked waist down beside a tray of medieval torture devices (not literally… But they sure could pass for it). 178 more words


Whether it’s at the office, in the car or on the sofa, more and more Americans are sitting for significant periods of the day. Unfortunately, a sedentary lifestyle combined with a lack of exercise has consequences. 536 more words

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Fundraising Aspirations

After a suggestion I have started looking into creating a fundraiser to help with…well everything.  Evan is unable to work due to his condition.  It seems like the ideas of something growing in a person’s brain makes him unemployable.  390 more words


I am torn...

My ex mother-in-law is dying.

I wasn’t going to post about it, but clearly it’s still occupying my mind. She was, after all, my mom too, for 14 years. 461 more words


Example: How the GMO Corporations and the Corporate Press Lead Us With Misinformation

There was an op-ed in the Oregonian newspaper written by a GMO sympathizer, and it was loaded with disinformation. For example, the author wrote,

“The “‘mounting evidence'” of harm is the result of a small number of highly contested papers…” 117 more words


How did we get here?

Imagine: You’re in a hurry to get somewhere. You’re walking along a busy path. Your head is down, reading your iphone, checking your map, listening to your music. 631 more words


The Connecticut Challenge: Cancer ride

This past Friday I had the privilege of attending a Pasta Dinner for the Connecticut Challenge in Westport. This is a fundraising event empowering survivors of Cancer. 605 more words