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Opening a NEW CHAPTER . . .

In the past I’ve made videos for this blog but they were pretty rehearsed – not off-the-cuff. Now I am trying something new . . . in preparation for a new blog/vlog that I am developing. Doing something more candid. … Continue reading

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Open Letter to my Diseases . . .

Dear Kidney Disease, Heart Disease, Hypertension, Anemia and friends . . . We’re cool, ultimately. Not because I am happy to live with you all but because I had to make peace with you, since we met (in my teenage … Continue reading

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Admitting I am SCARED . . .

Writing today about something that is difficult. It is difficult for me to talk about my fears. I am used to putting up a strong front and just saying, “I’m fine”. In this post, I have to admit, that I … Continue reading

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Fitness Progress Photos . . .

As much as I am set on putting myself out there publicly – as an advocate. I still am pretty shy. I have to remember that my messages (and my example) have the potential to make life better for other … Continue reading

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My Decision . . .

I wanted to write and share something in this post that is possibly the most difficult decision I’ve ever made. Even as I write this my heart is beating fast in my chest. I’ve spoken to some friends and family … Continue reading

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Fear of Losing what I SWEAT to build . . .

Before I go any further, I have to say how excited and thankful I am to have the possibility of a kidney transplant to look forward to. I remember how it was last time, I have an amazing new chapter in … Continue reading

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