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About Me

I am a 44-year old woman living with RA, asthma, and major depression. I have two amazing children, ages 17 and 9, a generous and wonderful man who is my best friend and life partner, and a gorgeous, cuddly cat named Zeno. 373 more words


FUNNY FRIDAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It’s my favorite time of the week again folks!! IT’S FUNNY FRIDAY!!! Here are some of my favorite things I’ve seen floating around the internet this week… 196 more words

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People I'm thankful for-Chapter 2

“Your brother is your first male friend in your life. No will ever understand your craziness like your brother. Even if you don’t get together to talk as much as you’d like, he always remains your friend. 860 more words

Testing Testing!!

So yesterday I had some bloodwork done. My new family physician wanted everything tested! I got 18 viles of blood drawn. 18!! The result of these tests are the following. 179 more words

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Too young for osteoporosis

Her mouth gaped open. “But you’re too young to have osteoporosis, aren’t you?” We were sitting at the bus stop and a fellow passenger had asked what happened to my leg. 291 more words

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A Letter To My Disease

Dear Rheumatoid Disease,

This letter has been a long time coming. I’ve wanted to write for so long, but there were things stopping me. It’s not just that I couldn’t find the right words, or that I was compiling my thoughts and that took time. 815 more words

The Journey


Day 23 of the #ChronicallyGrateful challenge: Where are you Living right now? The past, present, or future?

I’m often somewhere between the present and the future. 144 more words

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