Category: Health

makin’ plans for 2018

As you know if you’ve even glanced at any of my recent blogs, I am super stoked for Christmas. In fact, Miracle on 34th Street is playing in the background as I write.  I can’t wait! But, today, I’m also thinking a bit beyond Christmas joy for a minute to 2018 and doing some goal…

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priorities

This Erma Bombeck essay from years ago has been on my heart for the past several weeks since our friend Ryan passed away so unexpectedly. I think it is because a month or so before he got sick, he and I had messaged about getting our families together for an evening and I just never…

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the good stuff

With all the heaviness and challenges and hard things lately, the autoimmune hippie is looking a little gloomy and that just won’t do so it’s time for a fresh list of the recent good stuff (and I am so incredibly blessed that there is plenty of that too ❤️): I got to see Foo Fighters…

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when we aren’t invincible

Imagine you go to work one day, not feeling so well. Suddenly, you are weak, clammy, having difficulty speaking. You can’t stand up. You are terrified. Your coworkers, frightened and concerned about you, immediately call for the paramedics and wait with you. . . A few weeks later, you find yourself in a hospital bed…

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no fear

A few days ago, one of the women in my Insta spoonie community passed away. She was several years younger than me and I just absolutely hate that this has happened. Then, the next morning, I saw the above thought from Steve Jobs in my Insta feed and it was right on time. It really…

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