While I learn to accept and support the belief, theory, and change willingly and enthusiastically of my cognitive disability, I do miss my old self and some emotions, like happiness and joy. I have been certainly welcoming my lack of apathy - because somethings "I really don't care for or about". Imagine quoting this scripture… Continue reading Adulting…..
You might be thinking and wondering what these acronyms have to do with each other; well my post has covered all except one. If you are new here let me re-cap a little. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) is often called a mini-stroke TIA - Click the acronym to see my post on this. This was… Continue reading TIA, ABI, MCI and Sickle Cell Anemia
My diagnosis after two Neurocognitive tests. This is a way to measure brain function non-invasively. It uses paper-and-pencil tests or computerized tests to assess important aspects of cognition: attention, memory, language, reaction time, perception, and so on. One test was administered in UT Health in Houston TX, in 2019. The length of the testing appointment six… Continue reading Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) education time:
Begin date of post: May 29, 2022 I haven't written in over a year. I believe my last post was on my 48th Birthday in December 2020, but what started off as a small miserable feeling turned out to be my biggest fight. I actually tried writing when it first began in 2021 but I… Continue reading Mental Health and Depression – Pt 2
What boxes should look like Before I go any further on my post of plain and simple transparency I want to state something. I want to make it loud an clear "I do not like giving reviews especially bad reviews" I believe reviews are personal opinions and preferences so what might work for me won't… Continue reading Pandemic Moving PT3
I have envisioned having my 50th birthday personally looking at this view for real. Ok, so 50 is just a few years from now not that few because I already booked a cruise for my 49th which is next year. I can't wait till the world is healed because I have not given up on… Continue reading 50 in Paris
Anxiety, holding Magnifying Glass. Studio Shot Have you ever done something so risky that you were unaware of until you stopped took time and think about it and really analyze what you just did? Let me give you an example and I know I am not the only person this has happened to but ever… Continue reading Anxiety – my ignorance was bliss
Here's the thing about family, they grow. As the older ones die they leave the younger ones to wonder where did we come from? .... this is where I am with my family. Many people are curious for reasons of their own, some don't care or think about it, for whatever reason, some want to… Continue reading Family Tree
It's the beginning of a new year and I am sure many people has resolutions and I am sure many will not keep to these resolutions, you know why? It's because a Resolution: a firm decision to do or not to do something. Goal: the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired… Continue reading Resolutions vs Goals
Hello, all if you are new to my page I welcome you, for the rest let me reintroduce myself. My Page is named Phoenix - why? because In Greek mythology, a phoenix (/ˈfiːnɪks/; Ancient Greek: φοῖνιξ, phoînix) is a long-lived bird that cyclically regenerates or is otherwise born again. Associated with the Sun, a phoenix obtains new life by… Continue reading 2020 Decade
I was listening to this personal blog where I heard this word "FOMO", so as usual I decided to look up exactly what this means. After reading what it means, I related it to my life. Believe it or not I is I was talking to a friend a while back and we both had… Continue reading FOMO – Fear of Missing Out
Informational reading - I had a conversation with a friend who told me about this "Yoni Steam", I never heard about it before but she was ranting and raving of how the self care for this is excellent and the freedom a woman feels. I decided to research it, this is what I found out… Continue reading Yoni Steam
CBD Hemp and CBD have been in the news a lot lately. Many brands are chasing the money today, however people have been using hemp and cannabinoids for thousands of years for a variety of purposes: ropes, sails, paper, protein, wellness, soil remediation, etc. Three months ago I started using CBD oil and cream for… Continue reading Vitalibis – “well Being”
I am sure everyone can remember where they were on 9-11-2001 but how many remember the first attack in 1993? I do because it was a work day for me February 26,1993 at Strawberry's Clothing store. My very first job in High School. I started out in Brooklyn NY downtown store, November 1992 but after… Continue reading 9-11
When life gives you lemon... you make lemonade. Well this summer I had a whole lot of lemons so I decided I was going to make me some weekly lemonade. Between being in constant pain, my surgery and physical therapy, I needed to find some way to make this summer count. The best or only… Continue reading when life gives you lemons…..