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Waking up is hard to do….

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DGMTm6uxFQ4 I distinctly remember dragging my ass out of bed in the early afternoon on weekends or during summer vacation during a lot of my teen years. Mostly…because I could. I could stay up until dawn doing whatever (within ‘rebellious reason’ or so I thought) I wanted and sleep in until my body was done…… Continue reading Waking up is hard to do….

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I tried eating carrots…how dare I…

Before starting my colonoscopy prep my digestive tract was already in pretty bad shape, but I didn’t really pay too much attention. Why? Because I was already on the fast track to getting it figured out. The procedure was SUPPOSED to go off without a hitch and i was SUPPOSED to be getting back test…… Continue reading I tried eating carrots…how dare I…

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“You look good. You must be feeling better.”

By the time we encountered something along these lines for the fourth time this past weekend I had already given up into muttering sarcasm land but Mr. Mango was right there as my mental breakdown body guard “No she’s really not. She looks beautiful but she feels like shit.” Times like that are when I have one…… Continue reading “You look good. You must be feeling better.”

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Step %#@*&: the horror….

When you’re chronically ill and frequent medical offices often, you learn very quickly to pick up on when you’re getting what I call “The Number Treatment.” From the moment you walk in to a clinic/hospital/office and let the front desk know you’ve arrived, you’re no longer a person, you’re a mix of various medical ID numbers…… Continue reading Step %#@*&: the horror….