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What is PsA and P?

Psoriatic Arthritis: PsA is an insidious disease. It is very misunderstood even by the medical community. It is hard to find a specialist who can really guide you. 992 more words


Brightening up a gray, wet Fall day

Not one of my best days. It’s damp and cold outside which always equals painful hands and hips at a minimum.  today it’s hands, hips, knees, and neck. 313 more words

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The Hardest Thing I've Ever Written

When I write and publish a blog post, I am often praised for being open, honest and brave. From friends who text me to complete strangers who reach out to me, the support I receive after each post always features those words. 1,576 more words

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Nail Psoriasis, Meet Primark False Nails.

If you’ve been on Instagram anytime over the last few months, you have  probably seen numerous photos of Primarks cheap false nails. Cheap? Yes. Cheerful? Let’s find out. 1,049 more words

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Come Sail Aboard S.S. Nepenthe

In mid-October, our HHE (household effects) arrived at last. Mr. Postcard has been hard at work unpacking it, several boxes at a time. At more than 120 boxes, the piles seemed like they were never going to end. 2,856 more words

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My First Holiday Season with 3 Chronic Illnesses...

This year looks like it will be a little different in our house for the holidays, given how my health has changed. Typically, I would start at the beginning of October decorating the house inside and out like a department store (all in one day and night), baking, preparing J’s costume, buying candy and teal pumpkin treats. 629 more words