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I have spent a great deal of my life battling illness. I suffered from Crohn's Disease and eventually had abdominal surgery, thwarting the Crohn's and budding cancer cells. Since my surgery in 1995 I have been relatively free from Crohns', although I had several subsequent surgeries related to my ileostomy..When my disease was in remission, I don't think my husband realized how bad it could get, but he has stood by me. I also have suffered from various autoimmune disorders and am diagnosed with Stage IV Kidney Disease. Fortunately, I am maintaining and do not need dialysis at this point. We adopted our son and later found out he had cerebral palsy, so he became my career. Dan has had two surgeries and tons of therapy and is able to walk because of it. He is a college graduate and is employed as an Information Specialist. We are very proud of his accomplishements. I am now part of the retired generation and still getting used to the idea. I do enjoy crafting, traveling and being with family and friends. I am active in my church and feel that the hardships we endure are there to build our faith. I like to live life in the "now" as we never know how much time is left.

Saturday, December 5, 2009

Hectic Holidays!

Today after work I frosted and decorated cookies with my two great nephews, bff, Linda and friend Simone. We had a nice time and it's beginning to feel alot like Christmas!

Thursday nite made fused glass pendants. I can't wait till it is finished and I can post it here! Check out the website www.artworksetcstudios.com
Been busy making Secret Santa gifts, but can't give anything away till everyone gets their gift!

Who has time to clean?

1 comment:

Linda said...

What is cleaning?