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Dear doctors
Tuesday, June 27, 2017      1 comments

Dear doctors, why can't you listen to your patients for two minutes instead of assuming you know everything? There are too many patients that remain sick or who get dismissed and then find out that something serious was going on. Labs matter but... Read more
The last 6 weeks
Tuesday, June 27, 2017      4 comments

During the last 6 weeks, I have been making changes. To be honest, my journey has had a lot of stops and starts and as frustrating as that is, that's okay. There's no giving up. Just getting back up and trying again! The first change I made was ... Read more
She blamed all her stress on me!
Wednesday, March 08, 2017      3 comments

Someone stopped talking to me months ago. Now, most people would let it go and say "forget them." I, on the other hand, simply wanted to know why. Some people think someone is extending a kindness when they are silent. I am a straightforward kin... Read more
Car accident and healthy living
Monday, January 09, 2017      4 comments

Hey everyone! Hope you are well. About two weeks ago, my mom and I were in a car accident. Everyone is okay, though mom and I were a bit sore and going through whiplash. I have to wait until some neck pain subsides before getting back to the gym... Read more
The gift of an ugly number!
Tuesday, January 03, 2017      2 comments

The holidays are over and the numbers are in. They are ugly! There are many reasons that some deem as excuses, but it's important to understand how and why healthy habits get off track. I didn't just get off track. There was no train in si... Read more
Holiday Favorites
Wednesday, December 21, 2016      4 comments

Favorite beverage: Hot Chocolate. Favorite Candy: Chocolate Caramel squares from See's Candy. Favorite Holiday Creature: Penguins! Favorite Holiday Decoration: Reindeer! Favorite Christmas songs: The ... Read more
A December to remember
Tuesday, December 20, 2016      3 comments

Hello everyone! This has been a stressful time. I ended up in the ER twice. The first time it turns out I was dehydrated and the second time, they asked me if I had a history of smoking, drinking, drug abuse, or any religious restrictions. I was... Read more
No internet for a while
Tuesday, November 15, 2016      4 comments

We will be trying to find a different Cable/internet service but until then, it has to go. It may be a while because the Provider has bought all of their competitors out. :/ Keep sparking. Stay healthy. :) ... Read more
Unraveled plans
Tuesday, November 08, 2016      7 comments

Admittedly, I like structure. No, that's not accurate. I need structure. None of us planned to get fat, or lose a job or be promoted to a different department that we have zero training for. Sometimes structure unravels. It's never n... Read more
Plans for the day
Saturday, November 05, 2016      5 comments

This season does not like me. Last month, I had a fever and a burning throat and ears and then a sinus infection as well. This month, I catch a cold. My head is stuffed up and the congestion and sinuses are intense. No headache right now but so ... Read more
What an amazing show/Serving a purpose
Monday, October 31, 2016      4 comments

Note: Excuse the errors because typing on a mobile device can make someone sound a little less intelligent than they actually are. ... Read more
Anxiety stigma
Wednesday, October 19, 2016      6 comments

I have been trying to find the right medication for anxiety. Ell, actually, When I was in school, I took two medications that helped but the doctors now are reluctant to prescribe one of them because "there are too many drug addicts." I understa... Read more
Possible surgery
Thursday, September 22, 2016      5 comments

There is nerve damage in my sister's ear and she may need an operation to repair it. She has struggled with being able to hear well ever since she was in a terrible car accident five years ago. My sister's car was totaled. She was driving... Read more
Yard punks and other happenings
Wednesday, September 21, 2016      4 comments

Hi everyone. Thank you so mch for all of your comments and support! You will never know just how much it is appreciated and it is deeply appreciated! :) In the early hours, 3 AM, my gut told me to look out of the bedroom window. Well, at f... Read more
Feeling so low
Tuesday, September 20, 2016      7 comments

Typed on a mobile device -some of it wont make sense sorry. :/ In 2009, I had a bout of depression. It lasted for 7 months. Then, everything was okay until 2010 and I had anxiety and thyroid problems. I mention them together because it is my ... Read more

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