Thoughtful Tuesday

Do nothing from rivalry or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Philippians 2:3 Do you think of others first? Do you take the time to think about how your actions will impact those around you before you act? Our daily lives get busy, and we are often in a hurry toContinue reading “Thoughtful Tuesday”

Energized

I felt like the roadrunner this morning. Up at 5:30 feeling totally awake after another great night’s sleep. Showered and got ready. Then made the bed and emptied the dishwasher all by 7:15. Next, I drove my 15 yr. old to school. After dropping her off I headed to Super Walmart to get a fewContinue reading “Energized”

Trying something new and it is changing things

For the past few months, I have struggled to find that “balanced” place. So, I have embarked on a new adventure. I decided to try something that may help me maintain a healthy weight and give me back my prep as well as keep me even. After just one week I can say I amContinue reading “Trying something new and it is changing things”

Getting Stronger

I am continuing to work hard to build new neuropathways, gain balance and proprioception. Because of the loss of sensation in my right leg and hips as well as proprioception my feet tend to drag at times and get lost when they are behind me. This leads to an unsteady gait causing tripping and sometimesContinue reading “Getting Stronger”

The Lies we tell ourselves

  Learning to live with life changing disability and /or illness is difficult enough, but we often fall into to the trap of not truly being able to see the truth about ourselves. We often think of ourselves in a diminished capacity with various limitations instead of all the positives that we have to offerContinue reading “The Lies we tell ourselves”