Sara Wald hospital
Awaiting anesthesia before my first of two surgeries in less than a year.
Autoimmune Disease | Faith | Introspection | Life tips

What goes well with turkey? Gratitude.

It’s been very difficult for me to write about my illness. In fact, when I got sick, I stopped writing altogether. But it’s time to address it. I’m ready… To say that the last few Thanksgivings were challenging for our family is an enormous understatement. I became sick in early October of 2016. For six […]

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It's okay to be quiet
Introspection | Life tips

We are introverts

Sometimes I just need to take a break from the world. It isn’t that I don’t love the world. It’s the exact opposite. Sometimes I love the world too much to bear. Like so many others, I have a tough time with balance. I am an all-or-nothing person. When I’m in the world, I want […]

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Montana sunset
Introspection | Life tips

I live in ultimate luxury

Life is crazy good. My birthday was on Saturday. I slept in both days this weekend. My husband got up, made pancakes and eggs, brought me my smoothie, let me read and scroll social media. On Saturday morning he brought me an amazing card and placed it on the bedside table next to me. The […]

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Here I go again
Autoimmune Disease | Introspection | Life tips

Here I go again

For eight and a half years I wrote a newspaper column that followed the adventures and misadventures of my family, as well as the musings and random thoughts of my complicated, simple mind. It was a study in contradictions, much like myself. Much like all of us. My column traced the years where I thought […]

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