The Amazing Tori!

Video: trim.832CA299-4B3D-4027-B8C5-AC723CC7323E I believe that coincidences are not an accident. I believe that they have a purpose and reasoning behind why they occur.   These past few days have been rather stressful for my family and I. With my continuous decline in health we have been overloaded with appointments, choices to be made, infusions, lack…

Presence

Annually, we have a day to reminisce on what has happened in the past year. We countdown the minutes until the clock ticks and we unleash confetti and shouts of anticipation.  It’s a joyous moment that everyone celebrates.  It brings a rush of chills down your spine and makes the hairs of your arms raise.…

Smile

October has been another month full of uphill battles, tears, bits of victory, and trying to find the joy in things. It has brought the beautiful fall weather and colors, but has also landed me in the hospital two times to get my diseases under control. It has brought me more time with friends and…

Bittersweet

Bittersweet I have been home now for a little over a week. Being home has been very nice. Its been a massive amount of adjusting and organizing supplies. We have been doing lots of practice with my new medical needs and requirements. We are very thankful for the UW Home Health Nurses and their consistent…

Blessing

Blessing I have been told that it “takes a village” my whole life. I’ve been raised to think that “the more the merrier”… As I have grown up and become a young woman I can personally account that those phrases are not enough to describe the beauty I have encountered in the recent months. I…

Our Hero

“The hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles”  Christopher Reeve   Isabelle is resting comfortably after her three hour surgery today.  The team at CHW was amazing today.  Really on their A Game, as usual.  Dr. Arca was flawless in her surgery and Isabelle…