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Who I Am……..

Chronic Pain I live with an autoimmune disease, a circulatory disease, and chronic pain. I am learning to not let them define who I am, but it is hard some days. It is hard and it sucks but maybe it is time to figure out how to live my life sick and try to be… Read More Who I Am……..

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I am not broken, I am OK

Life falling into place The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole life fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly. This life likes to push us to our limits, most of the time we come through better for the experience. Sometimes we fall into a black abyss… Read More I am not broken, I am OK

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New smile

  Woke up to swollen face January 15, 2013, I woke up with half of my face swollen. It was so swollen I could barely open my left eye. It was horrible and the pain was worse. I went to a local dentist and that got me in later that afternoon to see what they… Read More New smile

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I choose to live

Pains and Exhaustion I am living with Ulcerative Colitis, a chronic illness that plagues my life with stomach pains, exhaustion, strict diets, and urgent trips to the bathroom. Each day is a new struggle, and every activity is a constant reminder of the pain I endure. When life is this tough, it’s easy to let UC and its… Read More I choose to live

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Simple rooms

Master Bathroom It took a big event in my life to get an en-suite. I am still making it my oasis, but that will require a reciprocating saw, tile, and adding my space to the room. But I needed to clean out the cabinet and make it work for now. It is simple and clean and I… Read More Simple rooms

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First Vlog

This took a lot for me to make and even more for me to post. Please be kind. This is being transparent and it is raw emotions. Don’t forget to follow me and subscribe to my email for updates.

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Memory vault

Memory Vault We are still in this process of KonMari, this is about the attic. Attics are where memory go to hibernate and possibly die. Honestly, do you go up there and sit up there daily and relive the memories that are in those boxes? No, of course, you don’t. Mostly because the attic is either… Read More Memory vault

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Origami clothes folding

Spark Joy Yesterday I told you how I did this crazy Japanese art of decluttering and organizing. Trust me there is magic in this life-changing business of tidying up.  The first thing is not to tell the world that you are doing it like I did. I had so many people questioning me and my motives.… Read More Origami clothes folding

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Fold your socks correctly and thank them

Title: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing Author: Marie Kondō Genre: self-help Publisher: Ten Speed Press; 1st edition (October 14, 2014) Release Date: October 14, 2014 Format: Hardcover Pages: 224 pages Source: Amazon The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing Japanese organizational… Read More Fold your socks correctly and thank them

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas from my family to yours.