Miracle Drug

It’s been a while since I’ve written anything. I guess it’s been pretty busy around here. I’ve visited my mom, my parents have come here for a visit, and we’re getting pretty busy with our upcoming move. That’ll happen in about 2 months, but with it being an overseas PCS, we have a lot to get done. Continue reading

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God’s Blessings

I recently watched a couple videos on the CF foundation YouTube page about male and female fertility and what it looks like when a CF patient decides to have children. (Male:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-Rzn1KGQHg Female:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_-M9Un0v_0 ) My husband and I have recently discussed this issue. We made our decision a while back, but sometimes we find ourselves revisiting the topic and we are still on the same page. We don’t see children in Continue reading

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Spiritual Changes

Bryar and I moved to Fort Drum in 2013. We found a church to go to a few months later. We really loved it. We liked the music and we liked the message being preached. It was a giant church so we were trying to navigate through the different ways to get plugged in when we had to start getting ready for his deployment. I went home to Indiana during the 9 months and went back to the church I grew up in. Continue reading

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First Deployment, Hopefully the Worst

My husband left for his first deployment in April 2015. We decided that it would be a good idea for me to move back with my parents for the 9 months, just to get an idea of how it would go and make sure I had support if my health declined. The first 4 months were good. My brother was also deployed, so my sister in law packed up the 4 kiddos and visited for about a month. It was really nice. Continue reading

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Schedule

In the past, I’ve been able to get away with not doing a whole lot to maintain my health. All the way through high school I didn’t have a regular treatment schedule and I didn’t struggle with keeping on weight. With this routine I needed IVs maybe once every 3-4 years. I remember doing treatments consistently for a few days to prepare for a Dr. appointment, but otherwise I just did them whenever I felt like it. My parents were really awesome when I was a kid with doing the PT. Then I got the vest and my health was Continue reading

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Cleaning Day

I started my month of Cayston today. My goal this time is to not miss/forget a dose. That has happened a lot in the past. So, I finally decided to set alarms on my phone. I’m hoping that will do the trick. Continue reading

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Let’s try this again

When I started this I thought I’d be writing way more than I am. I had this vision in my head of writing a post everyday, and being able to kind of get some things out of my head. I’m going to really try to be consistent with this. I’ve not been sleeping very well lately and it may be due to a mixture of new medications and stress. I’m not really sure. Anyhow, let’s try this again. Continue reading

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