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Hot Fudge & Half & Half; Grocery Shopping with a Chronic Illness

Everybody has a line they draw when it comes to giving in and admitting that it’s time to buy groceries.

For some people that line is toilet paper. 683 more words


Find Your Chewbacca Mask

At this point I’m assuming that everyone with internet access has now seen the ‘viral’ live video from Facebook of a mom with a Chewbacca mask she bought herself.  385 more words

A Potential Life-Changer For Me

All my life, I have had fainting spells, and in the last few years I have gotten so bad that I often use a wheelchair. I can’t stand up for any length of time, especially if I’m holding my arms up at all (like carrying a mug). 82 more words

25% Dentist, 75% Rabbit Trails

In the continuing effort to be a grown up and take care of my body as best I can I went to the dentist yesterday.  Now, I have to point out that I hadn’t had a cleaning in over a year.  1,045 more words

"As You Are Probably Aware"

I have compiled plenty of random tidbits to tell you about today.

I slept 15 hours total last night which would normally be so amazing, but instead I just had nightmares the entire time which is so annoying.  693 more words

flare day(s)

I loaded the dishwasher and turned it on.

That was my only accomplishment today, if you don’t count hours of Netflix.

I’m pretty ok with it though.   144 more words

Chronic Illness

Sunday Scattergories

Scattergories is one of my all-time favorite board games to play with people who are not Tom or my mom.  Their brains work way too fast and I don’t like that level of competition.  366 more words