Tag Archives: acceptance

Amy Grant’s Beautiful Quote about Dementia


I came across a quote I wrote down on a tiny piece of paper while waiting at the Doctor’s office last year.  I started to type it up to keep here on my computer but thought it was a keeper … Continue reading

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Holding On and Letting Go: A Foundational Piece to TBI


It had been an idea in the back of my head all year long, to once again try my hand at selling on eBay.  Motion would back this idea whenever I found something I could, “Flip on eBay”, as I … Continue reading

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Catepillar to Butterfly


I’ve been asked to make some life changes by our Creator, please be patient while in transition. I don’t know what needs to be done nor how to ask for help.  I’m in a cocoon where I don’t know which … Continue reading

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“Depression: Out of the Shadows” – Powerful PBS Documentary


[Although this was posted in my ‘Back to the Beginning’ posts, dated June 2010, I wanted to re-post it because I watched the video again online and there is so much great information, I HAVE to mention it again.  I … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Learning to Rest (posted Sept. 6, 2010)


Although the Type-A old personality of myself resists it, rest is a big part of life with Brain Injury, it is staggering how little it takes to get us tired! I caught on I was heading into a crash the … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Acceptance of New Reality and Cold Hard Truth (posted June 29, 2009)


I must be coming into some truth because I’m feeling that awkward stage of growth, perhaps it is the self-deception or hopes are waning. Friday I met with my counselor and the folks who I had hoped being able to … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Horse Therapy and Head Cases (posted May 31, 2009)


The events of the day changed as I’d received my records from the Neurologist in my Post Office Box. I usually only check the box once a week and since I didn’t on my usual day, went today. I don’t … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: How Could Anyone Sung by Shaina Noll (posted May 20, 2009)


A song of encouragement worth sharing!  (If you’re at a point where listening to music or watching a video is okay.  If not, the words are below.) “How could anyone ever tell you? You were anything less than beautiful… How … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Reduced Speed Zone Ahead (posted Apr. 29, 2009)


We’ve often seen the signs, it is easier to take the foot off the gas pedal and slow our vehicle down than our lives. I am learning a new set of signs for driving my life: Yield (rest, take breaks), … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: I Saw My Brain Today!! (posted Apr. 17, 2009)


Hey everyone, I got to see my brain today! My chiropractor let me see my ‘inner self’. I’ve never seen an MRI of my brain and neck before, it was tremendously cool. I’ve seen an x-ray of my spine years … Continue reading

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