I sit here tonight and I am reminded of those that are struggling. My family with the little girl trying to stay in this world. The little one that is smaller than what my little miracle guy was, is fighting for her life. I cannot begin to even bring myself to remember the pain, fear … Continue reading Happy New Year…I think…
Today is an odd day for me. I have had a 48 hour rollercoaster ride of emotions that included tears, yelling, laughing and a myriad of other feelings as well. So... After I have just flipped out on my "rock" due to a fork issue I have had some pretty interesting thoughts about this thing … Continue reading Deep thoughts from a Ginger-head
I have had a few people ask about an update on my mom. Unfortunately, the disease is progressing very fast. My mothers current memories continue to fade as the older memories become muddled. Evening are the hardest time as the "sundowning syndrome" starts. This is something that impacts most people that are living with this … Continue reading A Mom Update
I have sat here for quite awhile trying to figure out how to start this story. I really honestly do not know how. I am sad. I am angry. I am numb. I have decided to start with something I wrote on April 6, 2017. It feels like yesterday but yet like it was a … Continue reading A story to remember?
Change. Change is here and it is there. Change is everywhere. Even when you are not looking, change will sneak up on you. Change is what keeps us up at night. Change will make us cringe with fright. Change is what makes you, you. Change seems to be my new normal. Life, work, kids, body … Continue reading Change…with a side of change and then some change for dessert.
Ingredients: 3-6 Large Portobello Mushroom Tops Stems Removed Gills Scraped Extra Virgin Olive Oil – Couple TBSP Kosher Salt Pepper Pizza Sauce – Small can (5 ounce) Fresh Mozzarella Cheese (8 ounce package of pearls) 1 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese Pizza Toppings Italian Sausage – Browned or pre-cooked Pepperoni (cut into small pieces) … Continue reading Portobello Pizzas!
What do you do in Minnesota during the middle of April when spring refuses to show up? Well, there are many things that you may want to do. I have been thinking about some options as I sit and wait for the 8-18 inches of snow that is knocking at the door. If you live … Continue reading Well now…What’s with the white crap!
Another year under the belt, 4 years cancer free. YAY!!!! This year, I have had a little bit of a different view or feeling as I get close to my day. In many respects this is like an "uber" birthday for me. I look forward to celebrating another year that I am here. I research … Continue reading Pink Day #4 Starts 4/3/18
As I sit here and look at the date, it is hard not to remember the call. The diagnosis. The complete and utter blackness that took over my being. It was almost like that old movie "The blob". (For you kids out there, go and google it.) I didn't know what to do, what end … Continue reading What is your diagnosis story?