1) One of the best years yet 2) My supportive parents; including my dad riding in Get Your Guts in Gear for me 3) Meeting Sadie (aka Sara Ringer) and Jaime twice this year 4) Connecting and then having a fun girls weekend with Sadie, JJ, Mal and Beth 5) Frank coming to the Intense […]
Tag Archives: Thanksgiving
Tis the season… to stuff your face
Thanksgiving is a time of year that can be difficult for many people who suffer from Crohns disease or ulcerative colitis. We are surrounded by family and friends all while being expected to enjoy all the traditional Thanksgiving food. The holidays are hard in and of itself but layering on inflammatory bowel disease can wreck […]
Day 22: Happy Thanksgiving!
The prompt for day 22 of National Health Blog Post Month is to write about something we are thankful for. That is not very shocking considering it is Thanksgiving in the US today. Despite suffering from a migraine that doesn’t seem to want to go away, I have been looking forward to today all week. […]
Be Grateful For Something Each Day (separate from #NHBPM)
When I was first diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, my doctor put my mom in touch with another parent of a boy who was suffering from IBD. This woman spent a long time talking to my mom about the details of the illness and what she could expect both for her and for me as the […]