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Playing Hooky Isn't Always a Bad Thing

Okay, it might not be setting the greatest example in the world, but we played hooky for Wizard of Oz tonight. No one we knew was going to the show. 434 more words

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Tired of Coughing

It’s been a week and a half and I can officially say I’m tired of coughing. I’m tired of stifling my coughs at times when I should remain quiet (like during my daughter’s performance). 1,124 more words

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I Shouldn't Be This Pissed Off

Maybe I shouldn’t be, but I am pissed. It’s opening night of my daughter’s play (she’s a munchkin in the Wizard of Oz) and when does my husband get home? 1,099 more words

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Warning: This Blog Contains TMI

You have been warned. You might want to turn back not, especially if you don’t do TMI well. Let me be honest, I don’t share TMI well, so this isn’t easy for me either. 907 more words

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"Those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind."

I generally live my life to the chime of this quote. Whether its something I eat, something I wear, something I say and most of the time when its something I do. 635 more words


Putting the Pieces Together

We don’t talk enough about the added effects of chronic health problems. We’ll talk about what medications help. We might mention their physical side effects. But how often do we talk about how these things affect our daily lives? 960 more words


How relationships will change when you are diagnosed with a chronic illness

So, I was wanting to write something about how much relationships change when you are diagnosed with a chronic illness, and all I could think about was negative things. 1,412 more words