We Are Standing on the Edge…

I just basically want everyone to know that my family and I will be okay. Everyone has things that go wrong. Everyone gets sick. Everyone has trouble now and then with government red tape. People change jobs. All of it is possible to deal with and all of it is way better than losing a…

Everything Is Horrible – I mean, Fine!!!

My stomach hurts. J has resigned and is wrapping up his cases. And looking for a new job. The changes and our tension make the girls nervous and they are acting out, making it difficult for us to get anything done. We all have colds. I have a fever. And cold sores, which I get…

Social Security Situation

So I forgot about another very important thing that happened yesterday! Monday night I finally took a close look at the Benefits Letter I received from the SSA about my SSI. I had been told on the phone that I would be getting some back pay from when J was unemployed, but nothing in the…

Aftermath

On Monday, yesterday, I mercifully had an appointment with my amazing pain therapist, Dr. Mac. She’s a professor and works with neurology patients who are dealing with chronic pain and also does biofeedback and relaxation. I have felt extremely lucky to have her in my corner, and when I explained through my tears what happened…