I refuse to become a pessimist. Even though I have been shocked and disappointed by people I loved and respected over the last couple of years... Even though my heart has broken over lost friendships and lost people. I refuse to change my "Pollyanna"/believe the best in people attitude just so I won't be heartbroken… Continue reading I refuse.
I’m not going to lie. The last two days have been rough. Reality of our new normal setting in. I haven’t stepped foot in any kind of store or restaurant in over a week and I likely won’t be allowed to for a very long time. My daughter just found out she will be out… Continue reading It’s going to be okay.
I know. The last thing the world needs is MORE NOISE right now. Don't worry... I'm not here to debate or say anything negative. ALSO, as always, I'm not a doctor (shocker!) and anything I say here is simply my experience. PLEASE talk to your doctor... Or follow the guidelines found on the CDC or… Continue reading COVID-19 and living with Multiple Sclerosis
We are honored to have Cheryl Hile on the podcast today. Cheryl can be truly defined as an MS Warrior and has had numerous accomplishments, including being the first person with MS to complete 7 marathons on 7 continents in 12 months. Cheryl is the founder of our running team, Run a Myelin My Shoes.… Continue reading Episode 20: Cheryl Hile’s Story!
Cynicism is defined as "an inclination to believe that people are motivated purely by self-interest; skepticism." The world wants us to believe cynicism is cool. That the cynics are the ones who won't be fooled. No one is going to pull a fast one on them! But, having lived as a complete cynic for the… Continue reading Cynicism… and a bonus book review!
We made it! 30 days of Random Acts for Boone! Boone's numbers are SOOOO CLOSE to where they need to be for him to go home, so your first task is to PRAY that he hits counts this morning and the welcome home celebration BEGINS! Then, I would love for you to donate to your… Continue reading #RandomActsForBoone Day 30!
This one was a personal request from Emily :). She said custodians are the most overlooked folks in any organization. Today, let's change that. Pick up a yummy snack and drink and head out to a local school, hospital, or your work place and gift a custodian with a nice treat. You will help them… Continue reading #RandomActsForBoone Day 29!
Boone's big sisters have both been dancers in the past, and currently his sister, Viv, is an active dancer while sister Stella has taken to swimming. Dancing is such a good outlet for many. Today, find a way to support the art of dance in your community either by supporting a local dance company, sharing… Continue reading #RandomActsForBoone Day 28!
"If you see someone without a smile, give them yours!" ~Dolly Parton No explanation needed on this one. Give away some smiles! Be sure to share the story of what you did (or photos or videos) on social media with the hashtag #RandomActsforBoone!
First of all, I couldn't find a pic of Boone having to do with firefighters, but how CUTE is this little dude in his Johnny Cash shirt! Had to find a reason to use it :). Firefighters are amazing. And they often spend Christmas and Thanksgiving at the firehouse, ready to run out the door… Continue reading #RandomActsForBoone Day 26!