Woah. It feels like just yesterday, I was sobbing because I thought I would never be a normal kid again. I know everyone says that “it feels like just yesterday” thing about every big achievement and everything, but it really does. And maybe it’s because I really haven’t changed that drastically. I mean I’ve grown … More Six Months!
So, as I’ve said before, I love my camp. I love going there each summer, and enjoy each moment I spend there. But that includes the food. So this year, I’ve been emailing with a lot of staff in order to figure out a way to incorporate the diet into my camp experience. Although it … More About Camp
I guess this is it. I’m standing at the edge of 2016, looking down into the shining waters of the new year below. So, let me jump in! I’ve been thinking, and maybe that’s why this post is two days late, about what a whole year will be like on this diet. New Year’s Day … More New Year, New Me (hopefully)!
Wow. Here we are in December, my first IBD awareness month as Crohn’s patient. How fitting that seven of my friends (Four of those seven belong to the Bender family, a special thank you to Rebecca, Samantha, Ethan and Dan!)decided to join me on my SCD journey for a week, sticking to it and being … More Congratulations to Seven Dedicated and Amazing Friends!
Since today is Thanksgiving, this is a post of being grateful. Of course, I am very thankful for a roof over my head, clean and always available food and water, electricity, my education, my bed, and my iPhone. But this week, I’m going to thank everyone who’s helped me so far in my SCD and … More A “Thank You” Post
DISCLAIMER! If any of my friends read this and recognize themselves in these examples, this is really only to help others who may be in my situation out, I love and appreciate all of my friends and would not want to hurt any of them. Really. So it’s simple to say that any experience, challenge, … More What Your Friends Might Say…