I lived!

My long anticipated surgery has finally come and gone! Let’s go over how my day went four days ago (surgery day). I wasn’t allowed to eat anything or take my medicines after 11:30 p.m. However, I was permitted to have clear liquids (water, apple juice, Gatorade) until 3:30 a.m. I didn’t get much sleep, but, … More I lived!

Down to the Wire

My surgery is coming up and it can be a stressful process both pre-op and post-op. I’ve become accustomed to a certain routine that I follow to make sure everything goes smoothly and as stress-free as possible both before and after surgery. I scheduled my surgery back in August and made sure that I wouldn’t … More Down to the Wire

Angels and Saints

I’m a firm believer in guardian angels. I believe my great grandparents are my guardian angels and watch over me and are with me at all times. They make sure that I’m okay and safe and that nothing ever happens to me even if they aren’t with me physically. Saints, on the other hand, I … More Angels and Saints

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays for one reason, well maybe two! First off, the food is pretty exciting because who doesn’t look forward for the excuse to eat as much as you want without anyone judging you! The second reason, and more importantly, is Thanksgiving is a day about giving thanks for what … More Happy Thanksgiving!

Fall frustrations

Before I start…I just want to warn you that I don’t have any ill-will towards any of my current or former teachers…this is just some frustrations about my health and school that I’ve run into when I’ve been absent due to medical reasons. Having a chronic health illness or disability is never fun or easy … More Fall frustrations

Back to School!

I’m so sorry that it has taken me a month to post! I’ve been extremely busy with doctors’ appointments and with the start of the new school year! I just finished my first week at the University of Cincinnati! It has been a very long and tiring week. I am a full-time student and have … More Back to School!