I love "Ah-ha" moments. Times when the divine intervention of a higher power is so obviously present and in control that it's absurd to believe in anything less. Times that take your breath away and stay with you days after the incident. Moments when, if you were a cartoon, your jaw would hit the floor … Continue reading 8.13.19 Hey God, It’s Me Sunny
To know me is to love me and accept that I'm late, always. It's nothing personal and not intentional, but it happens more times than not. Knowing this first hand, Jaci and Ashley showed up in time to finish the laborious dressing process and braid my hair. 7:30 is my default leaving time for clinic, … Continue reading 8.12.19 Clinic Adventures
I've always been a "blogs have to include pictures" writer, blame it on my instagram addiction. Things have been so slow, and so boring around here that I have no pictures to share. I can assure you that I am full to the brim with Dr. Pepper and Netflix. The heat is tough on me, … Continue reading 8.8.19 What Was I Saying?
I was nominated for the WEGO Health Awards Best Kept Secret Category and that's pretty stink'n cool. I'd never heard of WEGO Health before, but I've jumped in with both feet and so far it's been awesome. Below is info from the FAQs that I found helpful and interesting. What I need from you: Go … Continue reading 7.25.19 Endorsement Needed
One major struggle with my ALS symptoms is my loss of independence. For the most part my home is set up so that I can get up, down and around by myself. I'm surrounded by amazing, supportive friends and family that step in and help no matter what chaos I drop into their lives. I … Continue reading 7.24.19 Independence
"There is something wonderfully bold and liberating about saying yes to our entire imperfect and messy life.” – Tara Brach I added to my tattoo collection in early May and man have I gotten amazing feedback from everyone but Lancer. Yes, it's a real tattoo. No, it's not a sticker. Yes, it's permanent. No, it's … Continue reading 7.23.19 Fall Risk
I've been going through last years videos and I get more pumped up to be back on Capitol Hill advocating for this community. Jaci and I head out Sunday, and will be meeting with members of legislature all day Tuesday.
Today is the big day! I'm so, so, so excited! Because I know timezones are tricky, this will be on Facebook Live at: 5:30pm ET 4:30pm CT 2:30pm PT Who Is Dr. Michele Arnold, MD? Dr. Michele Arnold, MD practices as a physiatrist at Swedish Spine, Sports & Musculoskeletal Medicine - Bellevue, WA. She specializes … Continue reading 5.24.19 Hostest With The Mostest
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I have the best quarterly clinic schedule: February - Valentine's Day, May - ALS Awareness Month, August - Ice Bucket Challenge Month, November - Thanksgiving. Y'all know I'm always trying to celebrate all the every of the things, and clinic on Friday was no exception. Usually I go the 2nd clinic of the month but … Continue reading 5.13.19 Talk ALS To Me