• 3 Easy Ways to Celebrate World Kindness Day

    The Purpose of World Kindness Day This international event introduced by The World Kindness Movement (WKM) in 1998 is celebrated annually on November 13. It includes members from over 28 nations. Benefits of Kindness Feeling happier, more positive Fewer negative emotions Improved health More fulfilling relationships Increased performance at school or work I don’t know anyone who

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  • SDR Surgery Update!

    Here’s the latest SDR surgery update! On March 29, 2013, I had Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR), a life-changing surgery that will drastically reduce and/or remove the tightness in my legs caused by spastic diplegia, the most common type of cerebral palsy. I found out about SDR last August. After getting the green light in October regarding

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  • Naked Truths to Live By

    1. The Naked Truth on LOVE: You cannot make anyone love you, no matter how great you are! 2. The Naked Truth on SELF-LOVE: You are enough – ALWAYS! You are worthy – ALWAYS! Remember Eleanor Roosevelt’s wise words: “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” 3. The NAKED TRUTH on FAMILY:

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  • LOVE: The Naked Truth

    I’ve always been a romantic. I love the idea of being loved and being in love, although I’ve never experienced the truly, madly, deeply kind of love. The youngest of eleven children, the baby, born with cerebral palsy, you’d think I’ve experienced familial love of epic proportions. My family is so dysfunctional, we make the

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