My Story

How do You REALLY say "Thank You"?

There are dark moments and there are shit times but overall, really I am soooo fucking thankful to be where I am. Don't forget that as hard as things might be, you will come out stronger!

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Ugh, lesson learned!

Ugh, lesson learned!

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Shower? Unsuccessful

Shower? Unsuccessful

So it turns out I am not so good at recognizing my own physical limits. I learned this last night when I almost passed out in the shower. I was sooooo looking forward to that shower too. I don't particularly love being told what not to do so when my surgeon said, "Do as much as you can as quickly as you can" I really ran with it. Well, maybe not running... walking is slow going at best haha! I got up for dinner and didn't feel super awesome so I took some Gravol and tried to eat. It wasn't...

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The Last Night in This Body

The Last Night in This Body

August 27th; the last day of this version of myself.  Tonight is the last time I’ll fall asleep absolutely hating my body; I know there will always be things about myself that I hate, I know I will never be perfect but I also know that I am and will work every day to make sure I’m never settling on myself in any way.  I love me, I’m awesome!! I just have to make the outside match the inside ❤️

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Don't Lick That!

Don't Lick That!

They say raising kids is like getting pecked to death by chickens.  I don't know who "they" are but "they" are correct!! I mean, have you ever been pecked by a chicken?! It's hard enough to raise your own children to be decent people, and not assholes. You have to teach them how to do things, why to do things and what happens when they don't! Don't stick your finger in there! Why? Don't lick that! Why? Look both ways before crossing the street! Why? Ugh, it never ends! Even as a grown up I find myself asking my parents...

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