"To whom much is given, much will be required." Luke 12:48 January 20, 2015 5 years ago today, I was 27 and had a follow up appointment with a new neurologist in Dallas. My plan was to go to the appointment, get referred to another specialist, grab lunch and head into work. I was 18 … Continue reading 1.20.20 Celebrating
ref·uge /ˈrefˌyo͞oj,ˈrefˌyo͞oZH/ noun a condition of being safe or sheltered from pursuit, danger, or trouble. Hico has always been my place of rest, refuge, and relief. From the time we moved here when I was in 3rd grade to now as a semi-adult, Hico has served as my home base asylum from the insanity of … Continue reading 1.18.20 Refuge
Steve Gleason. 9 years with ALS, countless lives impacted by his dedication to fighting this disease, legislation changes, technology improvements, awareness, rewriting of the narrative of diagnosis, and the list goes on and on. This disease is devastating, and Steve has been an agent of change in every area impacted by this life interruption. He … Continue reading 1.15.20 Not All Heroes Wear Capes
Today is our 3 year blog-aversary!! I love seeing who views from around the world. We have some exciting announcements coming up soon! Thanks for continuing to love and support me through this disease.
2010 Sunnylet’s see... 2010 - I was living in San Marcos with Thomas and Will, and Marg & Cass & I started the Tant Shepherd fan club and followed him around watching baseball, experienced my first and last halloween on 6th Street in Austin, went on Mancation to Ruidoso, and to Florida and knocked out … Continue reading 1.1.20 Decade in Review
Well, it happened. I'm not proud of it, still embarrassed of it, and it's shadowing my every move. I have been scarred forever. It was awful. It was hysterical. It happened. Everyone, I'd like to introduce you to Behemoth. This fine piece of machinery is as powerful as it is monstrous. We decided to leave … Continue reading 12.3.19 Cheaters for Everyone
My phone tells me it's Monday morning. My body is convinced it's still Friday and we didn't take a very large time machine around the world. All three of us were so nervous Friday that we were nearly manic. No one could articulate why we were so nervous, but once we got together at the … Continue reading 12.2.19 It’s Tomorrow Here
As we wrap up Caregiver Month, I'd like to thank each person who plays the role for another. In Jeff Foxworthy fashion, you might be a caregiver if: you've ever helped us get from one place to the other you've ever got us dressed you've ever held our hand in a store you've ever helped … Continue reading 11.30.19 Caregivers