Category Archives: IBS

Women rock!

We women are powerful! How’s that for a statement? Do you believe it? What was your first response? It should have been YEAH! I know, most of us are so in denial. It’s a challenge for me too. Think about … Continue reading

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Finding the light, part 1

Change happens all the time. Mostly, it’s good. I’ve been in a sort of metamorphosis, but it’s taken 3 years. I will try to explain it. I’m still working on it. I’m also not 100% on what IT is. Three … Continue reading

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Always A Work In progress

I’m working on letting most of the negative thoughts go as quickly as they come. It really is a little scary what we can think ourselves into. Think about how easy it is to convince yourself of the negative? Exactly. … Continue reading

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Taking it in and not letting it out

I’m feeling the effects of mercury in retrograde! I’m so delighted that it ends on Tuesday. I don’t know when I have ever been so mad or angry in general. At myself. At my job. With everyone and everything. And … Continue reading

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Braveness In Infertiliy

The first time I heard Sara Bariellos’ song BrBraveave, I was sitting in the waiting room of the reproductive specialist. I remember looking at the tv, while waiting to pick up our last embryo for it’s trip to Manhattan. I … Continue reading

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The Dr Drew Fiasco

All of the hard work we’ve been doing, advocating for Endometriosis Awareness. The Million Woman March held in Washington, D.C., The Center for Endometriosis Care in Atlanta, Georgia, all 200 million of us who suffer from Endo (and whichever disease … Continue reading

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NIAW-the awareness continues

My family was visiting last week and they left on Tuesday and today was my last day of work before starting my training for my new job next week. Last Wednesday, I was sitting at the aquarium with my cousin … Continue reading

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