My Kidney Disease Diagnosis

2013 was a year I will never forget. As I stare at the date, I realize the number 13 is considered to be unlucky for most. For my ex-husband and I, that wasn’t the case. We always thought it to be our lucky number, and in this instance, it was no different. It’s important to … Read more

Overcoming Injury

When I was a kid, I remember wanting to have an injury so I could use crutches. The thought of them seemed so cool to me. In the ’70s, the safety standards were far less regulated than they are now. I do remember an ambulance arriving at the school when a child fell from the … Read more

My Happy Place

The gym is one of my happiest places. Some might think I have a screw loose, and others will ultimately get it. I can’t say I have always felt this way. Growing up playing sports and being active, meant being outdoors, and I loved it. The energy of the sun and wind was the essence … Read more