Helloooooo! I feel like I have so much to tell you guys on the colitis front. I almost feel like I am finally starting to figure things out. Well, sort of. I’m still not in total remission, but I’m getting close, and I definitely have a better perspective on the disease. More on this in minute. […]


    I Made It {Remicade Update}

    February 2, 2015


    Hi, friends! We’re getting slammed with snow once again. It started late last night and is rumored to continue into the evening tonight. Boo. Snow. Is it spring yet? Mal had another snow day today, so he kindly drove me to the T this morning. (I’m a freak about driving in the snow and avoid […]


    Back In Business

    January 9, 2015


    Helloooooo! Happy Friday! Just wanted to pop in with a little recap of yesterday’s happenings and let you know that my knee is better! Woohoo! I iced the crap of it and took two days of rest and (*knock on wood*) it’s good as new! Pre-run eats: Slow cooker steel cut oats with a scoop of peanut butter, two […]


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    I had my first Remicade infusion on Monday afternoon and it wasn’t so bad. It was actually kind of enjoyable! Ok, so let’s rewind a little. I didn’t tell you guys the whole story the other day. It didn’t want to start the week off on such a negative note on CNC, and I was still waiting to […]


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    Blah. This colitis update isn’t going to be a fun one to write. Ok, so let me catch you up to speed… June 2011: First diagnosed with UC after a bad flare. Get better. Stop taking meds. February 2012: Second flare. Get better. Stop taking meds. (Clearly, I don’t learn.) July 2012: Third flare. Stay […]



    It was a gorgeous day in downtown Boston yesterday! It was a little chilly, but beautiful and sunny at the same time. My doctor’s appointment went well. It was short and sweet like I expected. My doctor wants to wean me off the Uceris over the next few weeks, which, truthfully, I am really worried […]



    Hi, friends! Happy Tuesday! Let’s get right to it! Breakfast Yesterday started with a glass of freshly pressed juice. Oh, how I love green juice! In the mix: spinach, kale, carrots, apple, cucumber, celery, ginger, and watermelon. (Here are the approximate measurements, minus the lemon + watermelon.) Then, I whipped up a French Toast Breakfast […]