Category Archives: Devic’s Disease

My 5k Journey

Yeah, I know I said I’d be back right away, but it’s been a crazy month.  I finally had time to hop on today, so let’s hope I can get my thoughts in order. In December of 2013, I decided … Continue reading

Posted in Devic's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica, NMO, Running | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Moon Face is Beginning to Go Away

Thank God. Now I know it’s been a year, (OH MY WORD, A FULL YEAR?) since I’ve last posted, but seriously, all is going great!  I’ve only lost about 11 pounds since I’ve last posted, so that kind of stinks, … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Leave a comment

I’m Steroid Free!

I am STEROID FREE!  As of Tuesday, May 22nd I am steroid free and I’m already seeing a difference in the swelling of my face.  I went on prednisone on March 21, 2011 and started the weaning process in September. … Continue reading

Posted in Devic's Disease, I'm a big dork, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica, NMO, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Unsolicited Advice

I tend to be a magnet for advice.  I don’t know if it’s because I’m approachable, (or appear to be very messed up), but people tend to offer me all types of unsolicited advice just because I exist. For instance … Continue reading

Posted in Devic's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica, NMO, Rambling posts, Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Flossing

So the other day I went to the dentist.  I love my dentist and her office.  Everyone who works there has a heart of gold.  They are awesome people. I had x-rays taken and it looks like two of my teeth … Continue reading

Posted in Devic's Disease, Neuromyelitis Optica, Rambling posts, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Limiting myself

I know it’s been a while.  For that, I’m sorry.  The thing is, I’ve been feeling really well and because of that, I’ve been able to get things done around here. We painted the inside of the house.  Well, WE … Continue reading

Posted in Devic's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica, NMO, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Frustrated

This morning I woke up exhausted.  Even though I had plenty of sleep, I woke up just beat.  It’s Sunday morning though, and I will not miss church.  So, I got up, got myself and the kids ready and we … Continue reading

Posted in Devic's Disease, I'm a big dork, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica, NMO | 3 Comments