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My To-Do List~

Sunday evenings I fill out my planner & spoonie splanner getting ready for the week. It’s a visual boost For the week to come. I decorate it with stickers and quotes and other encouraging pieces, it’s fun. 130 more words

Health, Chronic Illness, Fibromyalgia, Myofascial Pain, Adrenal Insufficiency, Autoimmune, Chronic Pain,Depression, Anxiety


Two weeks ago today, I had surgery. While I won’t go into details, it was for a female issue and also something else. I figured while I was under general anesthesia, I may as well get the two things fixed together. 516 more words


We are so relieved to be home. And so grateful for the help we’ve gotten to get back here and get settled back in.

Yesterday Lily’s dad met us at the hospital and sherpa-ed us through the snow storm to our apartment.   296 more words


Monochrome Madness: The Splendor of the Met

For this week’s entry to Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness challenge, I offer you this shot of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of my favorite places in New York. 59 more words


Getting sick can be a sign of health-- reframing how we think about the common cold

Getting sick is part of being healthy, just as darkness is necessary to the light. The ability to get sick shows that you have strong vitality; your body can mount a healthy response to unwanted invaders. 573 more words


Houseboats, swimming pools and doctor's orders

In the last 24 hours of my India trip I ate food from a street vendor, got caught in a sudden monsoon outburst and made some life-changing decisions. 532 more words

J & The World

When your body checks-out, and REALISM checks-in

“He gives strength to the weary, And to him who lacks might He increases power. Though youths grow weary and tired, And vigorous young men stumble badly, Yet those who wait for the LORD Will gain new strength; They will mount up with wings like eagles, They will run and not get tired, They will walk and not become weary”- Isaiah 40:29-31…

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