Month: October 2012

Live as if . . .

When I was a young teen, I remember a very confusing conversation I had with my Grandfather after I had learned that he had cancer.  I told him I was sorry that he was dying and he responded by telling me that he did not know what I was talking about.  I started to argue;…

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The Unknown

When I started this blog, I wanted it to be very inspirational, and all about how to turn the bad into good.  Stay positive, that’s the key!  The truth is, MS is hard.  Life if hard!  Right now, I am waiting to hear back about my MRI results from yesterday.  I got a quick peek…

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Mark a New Start

Yesterday I had a really great day.  Although I have been getting better and having good mornings, I have still been ending all activities because of pain and exhaustion by about 3pm every day.  But not yesterday!  I was still feeling great and had the energy to do a project with my kids that I…

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Fall into comfort

The last of Summer has been brought in to the house so that we may enjoy it thoroughly before it disappears. Now I am looking forward to the many joys and comforts that fall brings. Warm baths and candles, and soft cozy blankets; hot tea and cocoa, and lazing in bed late.  Go ahead and sing it…

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The Moment

I work in inside sales, so most of my day is spent on the phone. I have worked for the same company for seven years now, so I know many of my customers very well and we talk about our personal lives as well as business.  Yesterday, I was talking with one of my customers…

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A New High

When I’m feeling bad, it comes in the form of pain, tingling, fatigue or all of the above.  Sometimes when this happens, I start to feel bad for my husband because it must really suck to have a wife with MS.  To make myself feel better, I remind myself that he knew I had MS…

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Hugs

  When everything feels completely out of control, it is time to check in with myself and make sure I still have two feet on the ground.  After another summer has flown by with way too many activities packed into it, add on top of that me being incredibly sick for most of it, I am…

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