I feel like I need to give people permission, and I hope you’ll consider this that permission. Here are some things that I know to be true: I need a kidney transplant. I need dialysis to keep me alive. I will never be “cured” of this, it’s something I’ll deal with/manage for the rest of […]
One of things I was most excited about at Universal was to get our magical moving pictures made at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. It isn’t one of the more widely known products that are available, but I’ve been wanting to do it ever since I saw my friend’s video a couple of years […]
It looks a little like a mugshot this week, but that’s what happens when he comes storming into my bedroom at 10pm with a “WE FORGOT MY THURSDAY PICTURE!” alarm going off. Limited lighting options.
Jamie and I have been happily married for 11 years, and we’ve had a lot of ups and downs in the past decade or so. About three years ago though, we made a big change and it’s improved our lives for so much the better. We brought another woman into our home, and by extension, […]
Max and Hedwig. I think he likes her.
While I’ve now spent about five years on both hemo and peritoneal dialysis, my airline travel while on dialysis has been limited. I made a trip to visit my sister in Michigan years ago, when I was first on hemo, but that’s really about it. Travel on hemo is pretty straightforward; your home dialysis clinic […]
We’re home from a magical week at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Universal Studios in Orlando, and it was incredible. This week’s Thursday pic features an amazing Zelda / Harry Potter mashup t-shirt, courtesy of our friends over at SnappyKid.com, who I originally discovered when I was looking for fun LEGO shirts for […]
This post contains affiliate links. While there are loads of lists and databases of all the spells mentioned in Harry Potter, I really wanted to create a book of them to include in our surprise package. I used the list and descriptions I found on the Harry Potter Wikia, and edited down from there. This […]