My beautiful baby boy was born on 3/22/2017. Please head over to PregnantWithJRA to read about my third trimester and the birth of my baby! Stay tuned here for updates about parenting and being a new mom with JRA!
Hello All, I am 30 weeks pregnant now! Time is flying by! Be sure to check out my PregnantWithJRA page to read the trimester updates of my pregnancy! New 2nd Trimester update!
I have a confession to make. When I started this blog over a year ago, I started it with the purpose of writing about being pregnant with JRA. I had already started the process of weaning off my Arthritis medications in order to start a family and I felt lost and overwhelmed with the entire… Continue reading Big News!
I have been told many times before to try acupuncture for my Arthritis. However I always felt that in the case of my aggressive form of JRA (where even the most new and effective biologics couldn’t control my disease activity) that acupuncture wouldn’t be able to help me either. However, after my recent miscarriage I… Continue reading My Adventure into Acupuncture
I just returned for a week long vacation in Florida. Lying on the beach and submersing myself in a novel was what I needed to distract myself from the many ups and downs of the past two months. I grabbed a Nicholas Sparks book from the condominium library, a novel about a cowboy meeting an… Continue reading Picking Up The Pieces