Chronic Illness & Family Adjustment

My husband is working hard toward sainthood by being married to me.  This isn't a traditional "I love my husband" post.  Instead, this is an acknowledgement post - an acknowledgment that living with a chronic illness within a family member has a significant impact on family functioning. Depending on how my autoimmune disorder is acting depends … Continue reading Chronic Illness & Family Adjustment

Watch Out, World!

Have you ever had one of those realizations that you are in big trouble?  Like, big trouble? I was once asked to describe my son in one word.  I gave the description of "strong-willed."  When most people say "strong-willed," they mean it negatively, but I am not most people. I, am so proud of my children's strong-willed … Continue reading Watch Out, World!