Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Inspiration I Need, 3 Months After Diagnosis

This week I really got a dose of the inspiration that I needed.  Thursday was my 3 month MSaversary, and that day I was really feeling down about it.  Not depressed or anything, just frustrated.  It’s difficult to know that … Continue reading

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Avonex Dreammares and The Hitman’s Thank-You

One interesting fact that I read recently was that many MS patients (as well as patients with any other neurological disorders) have trouble dreaming.  I’ve not had trouble being able to dream, but I have noticed that lately I’ve been … Continue reading

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In the Suburbs, We Are All Gremlins.

I love living in the suburbs for the most part, and as my friends who live in Atlanta will tell you, I will go out of my way to avoid going into the city whenever possible.  But there is one … Continue reading

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Week’s Workout Recap – No Excuses

This workout week has been lackluster, and I’m kind of beating myself up about it.  So, first the recap, then the beating self up. RECAP Saturday – Day Off (planned) Sunday – Level One Ripped Workout, 3.1 miles Monday – … Continue reading

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How Do You Know?

Today I celebrate my twentieth anniversary with my first love.  I didn’t, of course, know it back then.  That’s the funny thing about love, though… it sneaks up on you. I am talking, of course, about theatre. Here I am, … Continue reading

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Ripped in 30 – Day 8 – Week 2 Workout Review

As I mentioned previously, the Ripped in 30 DVD has four separate weeks laid out instead of three 10-day segments.  Since today is Day 8, it was time to move up to Level 2!  I’m sitting here, munching on ham and … Continue reading

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Sisterhood

sis·ter·hood (noun) Sisterhood can mean lots of things, and today I was presented with a new type of sisterhood of which I am now (reluctantly) part. 1. the state of being a sister I am so blessed to have a … Continue reading

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Week’s Workout Recap – I Want to be Someone Who Gets Up at 6am.

This week was kind of a lackluster workout week, partly because I worked a lot of hours at the retail job and partly because I was just kind of lazy. RECAP Saturday – 3.1 miles Sunday – Day Off for … Continue reading

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Ripped in 30 Review (Day 1)

Today was my first day of the Ripped in 30 workout DVD, Jillian Michaels’ follow-up to the 30 Day Shred.  I had a great time with the Shred last month, so I knew I wanted to check out the next … Continue reading

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Anniversaries

On my first dating anniversary with Patrick, he gave me a copy of Cinderella on DVD.  On one of the extras (about “Cinderella stories”), Joe Namath explains that he tells time in terms of how many years it has been since the … Continue reading

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