Re-Structured, Re-Organization, Downsizing, all boils down to being now unemployed
I love it & I hate it / I'll tell ya - Posts with Polls / Till death do us part - We're Married

Re-Structured, Re-Organization, Downsizing, all boils down to being now unemployed


There was a special team meeting.  I thought they were finally awarding me the big Principles in Practice award I had been nominated for a couple of months earlier.  It had to be reviewed and approved before winning.  Nomination was not enough.  I had won other Act for Impact awards and received their prizes already, … Continue reading

Trying to do Dialysis During the Remnants of Hurricane Sandy
Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis (EPS) / I'll tell ya - Posts with Polls / Kidney Failure / Till death do us part - We're Married

Trying to do Dialysis During the Remnants of Hurricane Sandy


As Hurricane Sandy was barreling it’s way to our neck of the continent it was foreshadowed with pains in the hubby’s stomach the day before it was to hit.  Ugh…this is not good.  He didn’t do dialysis the night before as it was his scheduled day off.  His stomach has had twinges so he’s slept … Continue reading

Friendships and Kidney Failure – Hard to say goodbye to a close friend
Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis (EPS) / Kidney Failure

Friendships and Kidney Failure – Hard to say goodbye to a close friend


Many friendships as adults start at work.  It’s where we spend a large portion of our waking hours.  But, very few traverse the office cubicle and into our personal lives.  Our real life.  And even for the few who successfully run through the obstacle course of everyday life that fills our days, it’s difficult to … Continue reading

Dialysis or Transplant – Which is the lessor evil/better salvation?
Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis (EPS) / Kidney Failure / Till death do us part - We're Married

Dialysis or Transplant – Which is the lessor evil/better salvation?


I have been inspired to write about this difficult topic by Big D and Me’s blog post Dialysis or Transplant:  The Big Decision.  He shared his experience and really voiced our experience also. In our early years of dialysis the nephrologist said that not everyone chooses a transplant.  They had someone on dialysis for 20-years.  … Continue reading