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The Vacation

I am on vacation. For an entire week, my husband and I are away from home, away from work (well, mostly—if there’s Wi-fi available, we work a little bit), touring the beautiful Olympic Peninsula. As Seattleites, the Olympics are pretty … Continue reading

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Words on an Empty Stomach

At our church we have a weekly Prayer of Hope, when we as a congregation pray for people at home and around the world. For the Sunday before Thanksgiving, Greg and I put together a video, using movie clips from … Continue reading

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The Grand Canyon, the Colorado River, TPN, and Me

An adventure worth some risks… but unforgettable, indescribable, spiritual, and altogether FUN experience! Continue reading

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VINDICATION

vin·di·ca·tion (vin-di-’KAY-shun): The defense, such as evidence or argument, that serves to justify a claim or deed. I have been vindicated. Last Monday morning (February 27th) I had a dreaded appointment with my somewhat schizophrenic (or at least brutally unpredictable) … Continue reading

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Status Post J-Tube!

OK, so (as per my routine) I turned the one-nighter in the hospital into a two-nighter, but at least I have my j-tube! So far, I am enjoying tube feeding (yes, you read that right, enjoying). It is monumentally easier, … Continue reading

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Every Day is the Same Old Surprise

When the world is divided into GTDs and BTDs (Good Tummy Days and Bad Tummy Days), the monotony of the unexpected can be quite a jolt. Honestly, one minute I can be thoroughly enjoying my soy-protein-spiked coffee, and the next … Continue reading

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Intro to Jenn and GP, Part II

So we had a diagnosis. Unfortunately, the relatively few motility agents available all caused some undesirable side-effect: Reglan caused unbearable agitation, anxiety, and a firm belief that at any moment I would, quite literally, crawl out of my skin. Erythromycin … Continue reading

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