I've been quiet these days, pondering many thoughts with a schedule full of field trips and homeschooling to-do's and get to's. As we began a new week and the week of Thanksgiving, God, in His infinite understanding and kindness is teaching me to take at least one full day of rest each week and more [...]

Traveling With M.S. and Some Thoughts I am Brewing

Traveling With M.S. and Some Thoughts I am Brewing

Traveling with M.S. is no easy feat. The months leading up to weeks and then like a rushing wind the days leading up to departure, fear creeps in and contemplation runs amok just trying to figure out exactly what to bring to aid in easing my burden. I never feel great knowing that I "have" [...]

Recent Update: It’s Not Going As Planned- Give up or Fight On?

Recent Update: It’s Not Going As Planned- Give up or Fight On?

"Demand your healing, Charise." "Speak it and it will be done." "Believe it and you will be healed." "The mountain will be moved- tell it to be gone." Yes, I have spoken it, received it and continued seeking, asking and knocking.  AND I will keep on keeping on. This is big and it may ruffle [...]

Cryotherapy (Days 6-7)and Normatec Compression Therapy: Continuing to Fight Inflammation Naturally

Cryotherapy (Days 6-7)and Normatec Compression Therapy: Continuing to Fight Inflammation Naturally

Veins poked, punctured and prodded with years of drawing of blood and  steroids pumped through them are often tender and damaged. My arm and wrist veins are so tender, sometimes they ache. My heart does not behave like it used to. Breathing does not come as easily as it once did and I often have [...]