Caregiving, Chronic Illness, National Siblings Day, Parenting, Siblings, Sickle Cell, Uncategorized

“Savannah Day” (Siblings Day)

April is here and it's an exciting time for me personally. Real spring weather and my "Jamaica-versary" (get married in two places and you get two wedding anniversaries). The day in April I love most is April 30th. April 30th at 1:26 p.m. to be exact.  Why April 30th? Because it's my oldest daughter's birthday.… Continue reading “Savannah Day” (Siblings Day)

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Madness or March, Fighting Against the “Comfort Zone”

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com The hubby and I love NBA basketball. Living in the Detroit area, we have not had much experience lately with our home team making the playoffs. So, while I wait for the Pistons to make their way back on top, it's been interesting to watch players leave their teams for… Continue reading Madness or March, Fighting Against the “Comfort Zone”

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Conquering Ain’t Easy

When Kennedy was first diagnosed with Sickle Cell, people around me were great and full of encouragement. People who knew someone with Sickle Cell gave me all the positive reports of their lives, and people who didn't know anyone with Sickle Cell researched people and found articles about PhD professionals, nurses, teachers, designers, engineers, entrepreneurs,… Continue reading Conquering Ain’t Easy