Little revelations

Next week, we will be traveling to Columbus Ohio to scout out the area for our new home. As the weeks fly by and the date of our move approaches, I have these little revelations – little epiphanies that sometimes catch me off guard. As I sit here planning how to travel 7 hours away … More Little revelations

Best Intentions

I plan. I pack. I prepare. I make lists. I lay out my clothes for the morning. I prep breakfast the night before. I have espresso waiting on my nightstand. Despite all my best intentions, my plans often fail. Or at least require modification. For instance, I planned on gong for my 5 mi tempo … More Best Intentions

It is finished

Last weekend, I received a piece of paper that I have been working so hard for over the past 3 years.   Yup, my second and most important college diploma!  I can now put “RN, BSN” after my name! When I graduated from nursing school with my Associate’s degree, I felt like the first leg … More It is finished

Getting there

Within a week of starting an antidepressant and thyroid medication, I was ecstatic to discover I was back to my old self.  I could finally go a whole day without having to lie down due to exhaustion.  My brain came back!  I could critically think again, put full sentences together, and have complete thoughts!  I … More Getting there

A year in review

Happy New Year’s Day!  And what a year it’s been… February – I quit my night-shift hospital nursing job to work part time in a Coumadin Clinic at a doctor’s office.  It was a wonderful opportunity, and I looked forward to going to work every Tuesday and Wednesday. July – We left our apartment and … More A year in review