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His Grace

His Grace

  I remember taking this picture in 2015, just a year after being diagnosed with facial paralysis. Frenchie took me on a trip between surgeries; funny I can’t remember where we were. We’ve been on so many trips together trying hard to mark everything off […]

Dr. Lettieri (Update Post Op)

Dr. Lettieri (Update Post Op)

This morning Frenchie drove me to Mayo Clinic to have a little visit with Dr. Lettieri and Lindsay his resident (she’s super sweet) This is what I do while I wait, I sit in Dr. Lettieri’s chair and pretend to be him  until he walks […]

Like a Tree

Like a Tree

I love this tree-a fews years ago I made a trip to St. Louis and this is what I saw.  Coming from Arizona we don’t get the chance to see this type of beauty-very rarely.  It reminded me of a tree my great grandmother had, […]

Takin Some Time To Myself

Takin Some Time To Myself

My very good friend Mysti Brown invited me to spend the weekend with her in Pinetop at the family cabin. I am so looking forward to this, it was nice this week to have the last Doctor appointment of the week done on Tuesday, and […]

New Baby Coming

New Baby Coming

Today, as I entered the Mayo Clinic there was no piano playing.  I proceeded to the lab to get blood drawn and tests necessary.  My next stop was to see Doctor Northfelt my oncologist.  I had an hour and a half wait.  I heard the […]

Divine Connections

Divine Connections

God knows every hair on my head.  He knows who I am.  He knows what my future is.  It seems with this knowledge I should have no fear.  If I trust in the Lord there should be no doubt of His love for me. Living […]

What is a Saint ?

What is a Saint ?

When I think of someone as a Saint, my mind immediately goes to Viola Williams, Eric’s Mom.  In my eyes she could do no wrong, she actively would seek out the weak and weary and take them into her home for comfort from their worldly […]

Botox….Seriously?

Botox….Seriously?

Yesterday I was at work sitting at my desk, a girl walked up to me and said in a whisper “where did you get your botox done on your forehead” I whispered back with a shhh and finger over my crooked mouth “are you kidding […]

Scars are tattoos with better stories

Scars are tattoos with better stories

  My hair has been falling out in chunks, more and more everyday.  I made the decision to call Jenny Boyton, she or her sister have been styling my hair for over 15 years.  Kara Ellingson, Jenny’s sister cut my hair the 1st time, while […]

Living Happy

Living Happy

A couple of weeks ago my dear sweet friend Liz Decker asked me to give a testimonial at our and Event, I  knew I wanted to but was not sure what to say. How could I possibly inspire or be an example ? I have […]