Yes, I am moving and changing my name…er, I mean my blog is!
These snippets from a comment left by Patti on yesterday’s post really struck a chord with me. She is 100% completely right! When my husband and I embarked on this journey to get out of debt, I felt very much alone. The majority of blogs seemed to be written by people far younger than us. Even most of those doing their debt free screams on the Dave Ramsey show seemed to be the younger crowd. God bless them for being smarter than us. If we could turn back the clock 20+ years I know we would do things differently but we can’t. We must deal with where we are now and we are. [Read more…]
Having an overactive gland is not something new to me. My first experience was 5 years ago when lab work wasn’t picking up on my thyroid gland that had gone berserk. I could tell something wasn’t right but test after test came back normal. After having yet another routine test (well, as routine as a colonoscopy can be!) that was what finally put me over the edge. The physical stress of that test acted as a catalyst that put me into full blown Graves’ disease. This time, however, I was now critical. To make a long story short, my thyroid was ablated less than a week later. That health problem is now kept in check with a little pill I take every morning and continued routine lab work. Now all these years later, I find myself with yet another gland going berserk. This time it is my security gland. [Read more…]