"Give me the reigns and let me run, 'Cause I ain't never had to much fun" This weekend away to Fredericksburg with these knuckleheads was good for the soul. Thankfully, we're all still able to laugh and joke with each other because there is no mercy amongst this bunch. Airbnb booked, Wine Shuttle secured and … Continue reading 2.11.20 Wine Not?
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
I've removed all the unnecessary hair, and what's remaining has been waxed, cut, and colored accordingly. My suitcase is bulging with who knows what, and I can already think of 5 things I'll have to get there. You'd think I'd be a pro by now, we'll see what happens. We are soon to board the … Continue reading 11.29.19 This is for you, pALS
Y'all know me, always late and behind. It's part of my charm, er something like that. Anyways, let's catch up a bit shall we? Friday the 8th was clinic day. Tonya and I had so much fun yakin' and catching up that we didn't get a single picture. So you'll just have to trust me … Continue reading 11.14.19 Catching Up
It truly is a good thing that I married a golfer, even if I did have to have him imported. I love that it's something we both enjoy and that's never a shortage on charity tournaments. We learned that this tournament for We Will Cure ALS raised $70k for research. In the ten years since … Continue reading 11.1.19 FORE!
Y'all, I'm going to be completely honest for a second. No sugar coating, no pretending, no nothing. Are you ready for this truth bomb? I have absolutely no idea what I'm doing. Like none. Zip. Zero. Nada. We're coming up on my 5 year anniversary of being diagnosed with a disease that was supposed to … Continue reading 10.30.19 Provision
29th Annual International Symposium on ALS/MND Patient Fellow Program Background: "The key to defeating MND lies in fostering strong collaboration between leading researchers around the world, and sharing new understanding of the disease as rapidly as possible. This was the MND Association’s rationale behind the creation of the International Symposium on ALS/MND." - MND Association … Continue reading 10.11.19 #alssymp
Y'all this is insanity. I am humbled to be accepted to represent the ALS community on a global stage, and Perth, Australia is just going to be mindblowingly beautiful. Click HERE to hear from our fearless leader, Cathy, about the Patient Fellows Program and the importance of having patient voices represented at this symposium. Scotland … Continue reading 10.10.19 Our Next Adventure Is To…
We talked about Rare Across America, remember? Well they announced yesterday that 303 meetings took place during the Summer Recess. More info is included below from RDLA about all of the exciting updates that came out of these meetings. I was lucky to participate in 3 of those meetings and on top of making new … Continue reading 10.3.19 Rare Across America