I have lived with Crohn’s, Colitis and Arthritis for 26 years now. Thankfully I’ve had more good than bad years. I think it gets to the point after a while that you also get use to living with a certain amount of pain so maybe that contributes to the good years, I don’t know. What I do know is that I’m very fortunate to have so many supportive people surrounding me.
A couple weeks back I was lucky enough to photograph a great event in Burlington for Robbies Rainbow. For those of you that don’t know Robbies Rainbow is a children’s charity that helps kids living with Crohns and Colitis access expensive drug treatments not covered by private or government health plans. Continue reading
Let me be up front with you this post will contain swearing!
There is also a picture- it’s not pretty but I needed to post it so you could see what I looked like.
Yes I know I am not a size 2,8, or 10. I am now a size 14. I was an 18 but I’ve lost almost 20lbs now since February. Which I am proud of. Continue reading
Man oh man what a week. As many of you know I have Crohn’s Disease and this week was a doosie for sure but I’m all fixed up now and feeling more like my old self. I go every six weeks for a iv infusion called Remicade and it’s truly a saving grace for me. Continue reading