Category Archives: Illness

Lyme Disease & weight gain :/

Recently, through loads of research … We have read that the bacteria, Borrelia in Lyme Disease can damage a body’s Leptin receptors. In order to lose weight our bodies must to be “Leptin Sensitive” or they will just keep storing fat. … Continue reading

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Is Why Ok?

…Is it ok to ask: Why is this happening? Why isn’t God doing something about this? Why can’t I make it different? Why does that other person’s life seem so easy? Why me? David and I are reading a book … Continue reading

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What’s New with Lyme?

February 2018- This week I am ecstatic! I mean really happy… praising God… jumping for joy! Sarah has applied to return to college and finish her degree! Woohoo 🙌🏽 August of 2016 marked her withdrawal from University studies due to … Continue reading

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Life Appreciation 

Thursday night I thought I was dying. Unrealistic? Possibly. But I felt strongly about it! 2 words: food poisoning. To say it was sudden and horrific and momentarily life-altering is an understatement. One of those times when no one can … Continue reading

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7 years ago…

At my in-laws: “Home” from the hospital, and finally on the  long road to recovery. All together as a family. ❤️ ❤️ Unbelievably in-time for Christmas to arrive, complete with snow and many other miracles. What an extra fragile, extra monumental … Continue reading

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The Lyme Disease Roller Coaster

So to update (since March 14) on Sarah… she keeps on! Keeps on getting up to go work even with intermittent headaches and dizziness. Keeps on taking the medications prescribed and keeps on hoping for relief. Any change seems positive. … Continue reading

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“I will give you the treasures of darkness and the hoards in secret places, that you may know that it is I, the Lord, the God of Israel, who call you by your name.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭45:3‬ ‭ESV‬‬ After 15 months, countless … Continue reading

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