The 23andMe Experience

  So a couple weeks ago I was honored to be a guest blogger for The Great Bowel Movement – Awareness for Crohn’s & Colitis where I wrote about my experience participating in the 23andMe IBD DNA study, why…

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Ostomy Number One

It’s no secret. I love my Ostomy. I really, really do. But it wasn’t all fantastic exuberance. I started out unsure, scared and entirely uneducated. It was rocky y’all. In my life I have had…

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CCFA Fundraising Through Spin

This past weekend my super cool Gastroenterologist invited me to participate in a spin like Soul Cycle Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America fund raiser. First off I was sold on the description of ‘Party on…

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Concussion

  My life hasn’t been quite the same for a while. Things I took for granted have been changed and I find myself re-acclimating to what I hope will not be a new normal. A…

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Stoma Bruise

Living in a southern climate, in a home with zero air conditioning, it gets pretty darned HOT in our little rental house. So my husband and I got all brilliant and made our large family…

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The 5 Most Beautiful

I was tagged to participate in a photo challenge by one of my friends. The idea was to pick five photos in which you feel beautiful. This was the result. These people, regardless of whether…

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#GetYourBellyOut

So there I was having a bad hair day.  To top it off I had laundry to fold.  Not horrid.  But not fabulous either.  To cheer myself up I slapped on a green bandanna to…

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Wow Your Car Is Hot!

At 95 degrees outside it’s that time of year when I like to send a message about locking hot cars. Please lock your car when it isn’t in use.  Even if it’s just in the…

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