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100% Success for All the Bad Days

10th December 2015 | 0 Comments

Do you realize that no matter how bad your day has been, or things that have happened that you have a 100% track record for making it through.  A perfect score, if you will.   No matter how bad the day may seem, or how terrible you may think everything is, you made it through […]


I Met You For A Reason

1st December 2015 | 0 Comments

  People will always come and go out of your life.   Not always easy to determine the why that is surrounded by it, but there is a reason.    However this also a reason that person was brought into your life.   You met them for a reason whether it be good or bad, […]


Being A Human Barometer

16th November 2015 | 0 Comments

To quote a dear friend of mine, who also has lupus: “Mother nature be like: “the cold weather is coming. Here Lupies wrap yourself in this barbed wire blanket while I make acid course through your bones and veins and don’t even try to blink or move your eyeballs or your hair. That’s right… your […]


I Am Thankful I Ended up With Lupus

5th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Odd, that you may hear me say that I am thankful that I ended up with Lupus.   A chronic disease that has no cure.   A disease that is debilitating and painful in so many ways.  But you see that disease has made me who I am today.   It has made me stronger […]


How do you get your confidence?

29th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Confidence is defined by Webster dictionary as belief in oneself and one’s powers or abilities; self-confidence; self-reliance; assurance. So comes the question, do you believe in yourself?  Do you know that you can do these things you are attempting or are you venturing into a dark area in which you don’t know. Confidence is something that […]


End to a Great Race Season

9th October 2015 | 0 Comments

As 2015 race season ends, I felt it necessary to look back at this year.   With that helping me plan for the next year to come.  Because we all know I am not going to stop anytime soon, maybe when I am dead. A little history, last year I struggled, almost died, and completed […]


Do We Really Need A Month to Start Raising Awareness??

7th October 2015 | 0 Comments

  The whole reason I started my blog and sharing my story was to help others and raise awareness for Lupus and other autoimmune diseases.  Having a chronic illness will do several things to you. I have lost my hair, my motivation, my vision, my ability to walk, my ability to be normal, and friends. […]


STOP! What are you thankful for today?

29th September 2015 | 0 Comments

  Most times all of us, myself included, are way too busy to stop and think what we are thankful for.     Life wraps us up so much sometimes, that we don’t take that few moments to be thankful for something, anything. Everyone, no matter how rough your life may be, has something or […]


Four Years in the Making

9th September 2015 | 0 Comments

This coming weekend, I will once again run Tough Mudder.   Tough Mudder holds a special place in my heart since that is the first ever OCR race I ran, and it seriously about killed me.   I am pretty sure I came close to dying that day four years ago.   But it also […]


What’s Your Burden?

5th September 2015 | 0 Comments

This past Saturday I took part in Burden Operation Company’s Limit Pusher Event.   This event is intended to be a 12 hour endurance event where you carry weight (men and women different weights) and ruck around the trails doing PT and other activities while being part of a team (yep good run on sentence […]