What was it?

Was it the mental preparations? Was it the list making? Was it the researching? Was it the culmination of documents over at least a months’ time? Or Was it the actual appointment? Was it handing over some of the worst ways my body has failed me in the last five years of my life to …

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New Patient Preparations For People With Complex Chronic Illnesses

New year, new you?! Nah, me neither. Same me, but I’m okay with that. 😊 If you’re a regular around here you already know that I FINALLY experienced the 'final straw' and decided to switch to a new network for a new PCP, and hopefully new rheumatologist (if I ever ask you for anything it …

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How will you show yourself some surefire self-compassion in the new year?

Whelp folks, go ahead and pat yourself on the back, we made it! The year was full of ups and downs for all of us, but here we are, facing the new year, hoping for the best. I hope you don’t mind me saying, but I think we are a brave lot. Since this is …

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What was the most cherished gift you ever received?

Just a quick check in today to say Merry Christmas, or Happy Holidays, or sending you hugs as you survive this difficult time, because they all apply for so many of us. Honestly, I’m surviving this year. And that is OKAY, for me, and for you. Soon enough we’ll be wrapped up in the new …

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What do you consider your greatest strength?

Can you believe how quickly this year is flying by? Hard to believe next year is 2020. As we zoom into, and through, the holidays, I’m going to try to keep things lite here. Let’s face it, the holidays are already jam packed with emotions, for everyone. So, for the rest of the year, unless …

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