February 4, 2018

I originally wrote this in 2012 and I thought I would share because I know some of you can relate.

I had such a great weekend! On Friday night my daughter went to the sitter's overnight and my husband and I went out to meet some friends. This never happens! We went to a...

January 29, 2018

All the tests the doctors do used to make my head spin. I never kept track of my blood work and how the results fluctuated month to month. I figured "why bother, the doctor will just tell me when some thing is off". I have an amazing team of doctors so this is still pr...

February 21, 2017

Inspiration to get up and change the perception of Rheumatoid Arthritis

January 21, 2017

When you're diagnosed with a chronic illness the doctors don't tell you there is a grieving process.  I'm not sure if they even know.

For me it started gradually and then one day it hit me. My life has forever changed. I started to mentally list all of the things I coul...

December 13, 2016

It's that time of year. Time to head home for the holidays. If you have RA that might make you cringe just thinking about it. Well never mind, maybe you can still dread it and not have RA. Oh hey family! If you’re reading this can't wait to see you on the holidays, Yay...

November 30, 2016

You know those days. You want your body to do one thing but it's not agreeing. It's only 7a.m. and you've dropped your coffee mug and shattered it into a zillion pieces. The broom handle is way to thin in diameter for you to grip without stabbing pain down your fingers...

September 15, 2016

I can't believe all the fun things I did this summer. I'm sad it has come to an end. This post is kind of an extension of my prior post "Bling Me Baby". I want to squash the stigma of using help to get where you want to go in life. 

The most relaxed and at peace I felt...

August 22, 2016

A few summers ago I spent a lot of time at home. Mostly wishing I had the energy to go out and live my once active life. The exhaustion was an inconvenience because it put a big limit on what I could do. Even if I was just a little tired I couldn't go anywhere because...

August 16, 2016

I've learned so much over the last 7 years about Rheumatoid Arthritis. Yeah it's kind of why I'm writing this blog right? I love sharing my journey and comforting those that feel alone. Letting them know that there are others out there just like them. Giving hope when...

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