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A Cheap Weekend in Seattle

At least, that was the selling point.  Our number one child, Catherine, who’s always wanted to see whales, had been nagging her parents about how much she needed a vacation during the one week gap between the end of her summer semester and the beginning of her fall semester, and “Flights to Seattle are really cheap at the moment”.   3,236 more words


How many times can you hit rock bottom..?

Having Crohn’s sucks, and anyone fighting this disease knows the impact it has on their ‘normal’ lives; the pain, the fatigue, the embarrassment, the restricting diet, the bag. 335 more words


I Hate Your Addiction....

I hate your addiction.

I hate that I know the lingo of your damned existence; the way the words so easily fall from my mouth as we discuss things like “steps”, “triggers”, “and paths to recovery”. 493 more words

Boost of the Day #65: Building from rock bottom

What a great quote from J K Rowling! To know someone so successful hit rock bottom and rebuilt her life in such an amazing way should give anyone hope. 42 more words


The Day You Hit Rock Bottom

If you’ve never had a day like the one I’m about to describe you’re EXTREMELY fortunate.

Your bank account is overdrawn and your gas tank or subway card is empty. 550 more words


On Love and Trust

I spent the vast majority of my life desperately trying to make excuses for others. There comes a point in time where you are damaging yourself instead of possessing an ability to look at things from an even-keeled perspective. 569 more words


The Beginning of The End

I was looking through some old photos for a #tbt when I came across this gem from May 2000. This is my brother, Matt, his then girlfriend, Aoife, and me. 888 more words

Loving Yourself