Off to see The Wizard

  I know I didn't post last week that's because me and the fam (Aaron, Reid and I) were off to Oz! And by that, I mean the Land of Oz in Beech Mountain North Carolina. This is basically my dream come true. I have been obsessed with all things Oz-related since I was in the…

Strep-Gate 2018 Part two

This blog post is a continuation of Strep-Gate 2018 Part One. Please be sure to read that before reading this one to get the full story.  Heads up- sorry this is a bit long... it was short ... until it wasn't anymore. It has a fun surprise ending that just happened and you'll see what I…

Strep-Gate 2018 Part one

September 2017: How it began My throat started hurting pretty innocuously in September 2017. I didn't take my stock in it because I was busy. I was eyeball deep taking four graduate classes and doing my internship at Voices for a Second Chance working with recently released citizens who were either released from the DC Jail…

Hey antibiotics, good to see you again!

  Hey friends! I know it has been forever. Let me just tell you, grad school and chronic illnesses are kicking my butt...along with some other stuff, that I will surely get into soon. I barely have time to eat and sleep, let alone keep up with a blog. But the good news is I…

Hey friend, where the heck have you been?

I have literally abandoned my blog. How sad is that? And it is not because I am feeling all better because I am most certainly not. If anything all my health stuff just keeps getting more complicated and worse even.  But I have been insanely busy in grad school. Grad school with my internship has…

It’s been awhile…with updates

  Okay...so I've kind of dropped the ball here. But it's summer... that's the excuse I'm going with. I've been busy with a kid and packing. First I've been super busy on the mommy train...just daily entertaining and dealing with Reid as best as I have been able to. My first week off of mommy duty…

The Chronically Ill Parent

  Things have been rough. First of all, it's becoming clear to me that I have no idea how to rest. But I have been reading a ton...so I guess that counts as resting...but I'm sure there has to be more to it. I'm just not sure what else there is. I have to remember…