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Day 4: Soup's Up!

One of the weirdest yet best things about going off gluten so far is that I don’t feel bloated after I’m done eating. TMI? Sorry, but it’s true! 579 more words

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Day 3: Chicken & Sweet Potatoes

My plants had to come inside today. While the rest of the country is experiencing some of the most horrific temperatures known to mankind, I’m sitting in Florida celebrating the fact that our electric bill will go down about 80% this month, and worrying about whether my basil and jalapenos will survive the cold-snap! 820 more words

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A letter to my frenemy fatigue

Dear Fatigue,

For the past several years, you have been my constant companion. I honestly can’t remember the last time that felt completely energized and refreshed. 352 more words


When WLS Becomes Necessary - How I Arrived at My Decision

I’m a pretty candid person when it comes to my mental and physical health. So many people on this planet exist in spaces of uncertainty and unhappiness because of the isolating feeling of insecurity. 661 more words


Another Day

On Thanksgiving Day something happened that caused an autoimmune flare-up that started on Friday.  On Friday I was in physical pain and was having dizziness while shopping at the store, and great fatigue, and the side effect I hate the most: fits of uncontrollable anger.  204 more words


And we wait.

I’ve been pretty quiet this past week and a half because not much has happened. Plus, I thought you all might appreciate some peace and calm after my constant bombardment of blog posts. 439 more words

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Day# 13 - Egg Frenzie!

November 4th, 2017 – “Day# 1”
It’s now been a day since the egg retrieval surgery and what a whirlwind day it was! Today is officially day one of our “baby’s” development. 1,638 more words

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