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Unlikely Gratitude

I have a neighbor who has a little Chihuahua dog and he never kept him on a leash when they were in their front yard.  My boys and I struggled going past the house on our because my boy Amore’ often would get aggressive with other dogs.  541 more words

Inspiration

Weekly roundup

This week has been dominated by my hormones so I’m guessing my period will arrive shortly.  My cycles can be anything from 19 days to 31 days so I can no longer just look at my diary to know when it’s due and have to go off other clues.  468 more words

Living With Chronic Illness

Weekly roundup

My parents have both been poorly this week.  My Dad got some kind of cough virus, which of course he passed on to my Mum.  My Dad felt a bit rubbish for two days then was fine, but because of my Mum’s heart and lung disease she’s been really ill and is now on penicillin.  819 more words

Mast Cell Activation Disorder

Today I dyed my hair... and pulled hair out in clumps

Today I dyed my hair. This will come as no shock to people who know me. Surprisingly bright red hair is not my natural color, though when I was in High School it was naturally auburn…. 772 more words

Living With Chronic Illness

Too Hard,Too Iffy, Never Too Easy

Some days are easy like a nice summer breezy.  Some days are hard like the rough ground in a dried-out, abandoned yard.  And some days are in between.   327 more words

Whims And Wonders

Weekly roundup

I hate filing and ignore it for months, and months, and months, finally ending up with a pile which reaches to my knees.  The weather has been awful the past week, so on Tuesday I decided I had nothing better to do on such a cold, wet day than to tackle my paperwork mountain which, because I’d left it to accumulate, took flippin hours.  750 more words

Mast Cell Activation Disorder

Weekly roundup

My Mum had a massive surprise this week.  She answered the door and her brother and sister-in-law were standing there.  Nothing unusual in that, only they emigrated to Australia 35 years ago and Mum hasn’t seen them for nearly a decade :-)   They were here to attend a wedding and I went to see them in all their finery.  785 more words

Mast Cell Activation Disorder