Chronic Illness and Marriage

Last week, my husband and I celebrated seven years of marriage! I would love to say they were seven years of bliss but we have definitely had our share of challenges since we exchanged vows! Our seven years of marriage have included four surgeries, countless doctors appointments, 30 cycles trying … Continue reading

Sharing Our Spoons Kickoff!

The day is finally here to kick off the new Sharing Our Spoons campaign! You may have read some of the background on the Sharing Our Spoons page but in case you missed it, the idea for this campaign came to me after I noticed just how important the online community has been for fighting my … Continue reading

Shifting Gears

Within the next month I will have four doctors appointments if you include the trip to my rheumatologist on Tuesday and if they are all as productive has Tuesday, I will be thrilled. When I first left my rheum appointment, I cried as I once again felt like we were grasping at straws hoping for … Continue reading

HAWMC Day 9: Keep Calm

We have all seen the "Keep Calm & Carry On" posters if you have been on the internet any length of time. Actually you now can find a multitude of products that include the phrase "Keep Calm" and followed by something like "Eat Cupcakes," "Blog On," or "Go Shopping." I just so happened to be … Continue reading