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I'm Back!

For those 3 or 4 of you that follow me, I’m back.

I initially started this page in 2013 but was forced to go on hiatus due to health and family issues, but I’m back..With a TON of new things in the works. 776 more words


Learning How to Live Again

I must be honest, I have been putting off writing this post for a while. To be even more honest it’s because I am quite fearful of being vulnerable. 659 more words

Chronic Illness

To Be and What Not to Be: On Having Lupus.

To Be And What Not To Be: On Having Lupus. By Carin Enovijas.

A few weeks back I posted an angry little rant about the wonder and horrors of Prednisone, a corticosteroid drug, scornfully dubbing it “better-than-dead-Pred (BTDP).” While I still believe that it’s better to be alive upon this… 2,367 more words


Progress Report #2


  1. How many days of adopting a vegan diet have I accomplished?
    I am on my 30th day of eating vegan-I have yet to slip!
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July 21, 2014

Today has been a recovery kind of day. I made it from San Jose to Los Angeles. It was a fast drive. My sister drove the whole way Thursday and we only had to stop 2 times to use the restroom which is pretty good for someone with Edema. 621 more words

Doctor with the Google Glasses!

Today I had a follow-up appointment with my Rheumatologist.  Some of you may remember my  post about my appointment with  Dr. L  Return To The 6th Floor Office… 839 more words


Vacation and Small Miracles

Time has been flying by this summer so I’m posting this a little later than I had planned on. Life was pretty hectic with doctor appointments and trying to get off on my vacation to Paris and London. 382 more words