Softball and glove

Little League Practice

My husband coaches a little league baseball team in our town. Our sons have long since grown up, but he kept talking about the “good old days with the boys” so I made him fill out a volunteer coaching application and told him to get out of the house. The little league gave him a …Read More

At a crossroads

How Did I Get Here?

I can hear you talking.

“You don’t know anything about me. You are a doctor with all those initials after your name. What do you know about having to feed your family with this pain?”

You’re right. I am a Doctor of Nursing Practice. I have been in healthcare for over 33 years. I have been an …Read More

out of control woman

Are you OUT OF CONTROL?

Having chronic pain brings a mix of emotions. You feel frustrated, depressed, anxious, guilty, isolated…the list goes on and on. You get tired of the merry-go-round of emotions. Some days you feel good and some days you feel bad. There is no rhyme or reason and it’s impossible to predict.

But one feeling that many of …Read More