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Special Needs Mom Freaking Out

I do not know how to get it out. I do not know how everyone can go along and pretend this is not happening. I feel like my heart is breaking and there is a part of my mind that is shadowed and dark as I try to figure out how to go forward. Does it even matter? Continue reading

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Protected: The Personal Pitfalls of Chronic Disease (TSC) meeting PTSD

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Team TSC & The Marine Corp Marathon

My running pitch:  I can’t even begin to explain to you how much running has been an elemental coping mechanism in my journey with TSC.  For better or for worse, I have come to running as a corridor of freedom … Continue reading

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The Power of Ice Cream

We have this little issue with ice cream in our family.  It goes way back.  Way back in my ancestral tribe.  Maybe it’s something that goes way back for a lot of us, those first memories of eating ice cream, … Continue reading

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