• It is time to stop talking and start doing! It is time to stop allowing my limitations to be a reason to stop. Life is too short to stop!

    Life is too Short

    This past November my best friend passed away after a long fight with breast cancer. The thing is that for all but her last 2 weeks you wouldn’t have known she was sick. She really did live her life on her on terms and fought the good fight. Her passing really threw me off kilter. Yes, she had stage 4 breast cancer for 3 years but she wasn’t sick the majority of that time. She came home with Hospice on a Wednesday and was gone by Friday. I physically pushed myself to be there…to do everything I could to keep the room calm and to let her husband hold her…

  • What my life was before chronic illness took over. - #chronicillness #migraine #chronicmigraine #hemiplegicmigraine #thefrozenmind

    What Life Used to Be

    In order to explain what has been taken from me, I must explain what my life used to be. At one time I had a sarcastic wit and loved to make people laugh. I sang on the praise team at church and was heavily involved in the women’s ministry. With 2 grown kids, 2 grown step kids and 6 step grandchildren. I could always be found at a sport event depending on the season…baseball, football, tball, softball…you name it. I also loved to cook…and did a lot of cooking! Before I got sick, I also owned my own virtual assistant business and I had 7 clients that I managed websites…