The Ugliest Family In The World’s Ugly Relatives!!
crap / crap i didn't buy / thrift shopping / Thrifting / ugly crap

The Ugliest Family In The World’s Ugly Relatives!!

I found this ceramic family at a thrift store near my parents’ home in Florida when I visited them for Christmas 2012.  I dubbed them the Ugliest Family in the World, and moved on to other crap I could live without. Now, if you would please fast forward to last week (February 2014) and imagine … Continue reading

blogging / cancer / crap / malignant melanoma / multiple sclerosis / restless leg syndrome

Farewell to the “C”rap of 2011

. I am hopeful for a quiet, uneventful, healthy 2012, because 2011 just plain sucked.  In February, I noticed that Cosmo spent a lot of time leaning on me and putting his head in my lap with his nose constantly sniffing at a red mark on my forearm.  He got to be a giant pest about it, … Continue reading

blogging / crap / dog behavior / labrador retriever / multiple sclerosis

some additional randomcrap

1.  I went to my neurologist last week.  I am still a “very complicated” patient in his opinion.  I don’t mind being complicated, I mind having M.S.  It seems that we have found a good balance with the medications I’ve been taking, and have added some magnesium and a good multivitamin to the mix.  I … Continue reading

2009 / 2010 / commentary / crap / multiple sclerosis / new year's

Goodbye to the Crap of 2009

This has been a year of crap.  Total, gigantic, nasty, confusing, and from time-to-time, just plain ‘ole crap.  Now, don’t get me wrong, it hasn’t been all crap, just mostly crap. Traveling through 2009 was a tiring trip of worry, concern, but mostly confusion over my health.  2009 was the year of discovering I have … Continue reading

blogging / commentary / crap / driving / roadkill / trash

Road Kill of a Different Kind; or, “Is that a dead squirrel or a toupé?”

Have you ever wondered about the crap that you see lying along the highway?  Or the trash that you see curbside? Or anywhere else you might pass on a daily basis? I think about these things all the time. A while back, I pulled into a parking spot at the local grocery store and when … Continue reading