Tag Archives: Health

Introducing: The Crohn’s Couple YouTube Channel

I have some news that I hope will excite you as it does me! Due to such a great response on our previous Crohn’s Disease post and video, Justin and I have decided to start our own YouTube channel about … Continue reading

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Diving Deeper into Crohn’s Disease

Even though September’s Sighs & Smiles post was full of information regarding the health of my significant other and myself, even more has happened since I posted, which is hard to imagine given that the post is only about 10 … Continue reading

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Sighs & Smiles: Procedures and ER Visits

This is the first Sighs & Smiles post I’ve done in a few months! Only because I didn’t feel as if there’s been to much to report that I haven’t updated about in a normal post. But this month deserves … Continue reading

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Sighs & Smiles: Ending on a High Note

I hope you’ve enjoyed your Memorial Day weekend! Though we all enjoy the extra time off and are probably kicking off summer with a cookout or two, please remember to take a moment and remember those brave individuals who have … Continue reading

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Sighs & Smiles: Changing Times

And just like that, March is coming to a close. Crazy. I usually type out the “sighs” part of these posts first, but this time I’m going to flip it around. There’s some big news I’d like to get out … Continue reading

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Sighs & Smiles: Hoping for the Best

Welcome back to my second edition of Sighs & Smiles! I’m thinking of posting one of these at the end of each month, as long as there’s enough content to make it worth while. Here’s a brief update of this … Continue reading

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Healthier Living Through Smoothies

After everything that’s happened to me last year concerning my health and the weight loss that followed my hospital stay, I need to keep increasing my nutrition and find easier ways to do so that’s also easy on the digestion front. … Continue reading

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Bringing Awareness to Crohn’s and Colitis

December 1st through the 7th is known as Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week. Because this week hits home for me in many ways, I wanted to write a post and bring it to the attention of those who may not … Continue reading

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Reflections of Insecurity

In my Counting Down to 30 blog series, I did a post about learning to love and accept yourself. While I still stand by everything I wrote, lately I’m having a hard time loving what has become the new, temporary normal. Throughout … Continue reading

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Crohn’s Disease and the Longest Month of My Life (pt. 2)

OK, here is the second part of my story discussing my recent emergency hospital stay. If you haven’t read the first half, click here. After both surgeries, I continued to stay in the ICU at Henry Ford Hospital in downtown … Continue reading

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