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Jamee ..

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My name is Jamee and I am a proud YPW (youth pastor’s wife), adoptive mom, blogger, & spoonie. I am also a lover of shopping, flip flops, Disney, & Leroy Jethro Gibbs.  This blog began as an outlet during my journey through infertility which grew to encompass not only... Full Bio
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Am I Crazy? Am I Enough? by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness > Welcome to Week 2 of Blogging for Endometriosis! Can I start off with some amazing news?! The Blogging for Endometriosis fundraiser has raised $100 towards our $250 ... Read on »
An Idea by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness Words cannot express how much my life has been touched by the power of social media to connect me with so many awesome people though the blogosphere and twitter. I have be ... Read on »
An Introverts Guide to Blog Conferences by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness I am finally getting around to posting about my conference experience! I’m only about 2 weeks late! I will blame the fact that my body has decided to hate me the last coup ... Read on »
An Open Letter by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness I found this letter after reading it on Casey’s blog, My Lyme Diary , but now that it has been circulated around the internet in chronic illness circles yet the auth ... Read on »
An Update From 518 by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness I am back in the hospital. I met with my surgeon yesterday morning and he sent me for a CT scan which ended up showing a partial bowel obstruction so I was admitted right ... Read on »
Appointment Update & Reflection by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness I had my doctor's appointment this morning.  Going in, I was very apprehensive and nervous but I feel much better now that its over.  My wonderful husband went with me (I am ... Read on »
Article: Autoimmune Disease & Endometriosis by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness I came across this article this morning and had to share! Autoimmune Disease More Likely with Endometriosis (Reuters Health) February 26, 2010 By Kathleen Dohe ... Read on »
Ask Me Anything – ANSWERED! by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness These were so much fun to answer! Questions from Brooke : Do you fart in front of your husband? We’ve been together over 9 years so yes. Even though I’m more of th ... Read on »
Ask Me Anything Blogging Questions – Answered by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness Last week I decided to celebrate my 5 year blogoversary by opening up an Ask Me Anything post and gathering your questions about blogging (and other areas of life). Thank ... Read on »
Ask Me Anything! by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness Wanted to try something new today! My pain levels are way up and Abby didn’t sleep at all (another insomnia spell – she really was trying to fall asleep but just couldn’t) ... Read on »
Ask Me Anything: Adoption Edition by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness Since we’ve adoption, we get a lot of questions. Some sincere. Some curious. And of course some flat out rude. We knew it would come with the territory. I think had ... Read on »
Ask Me Anything: Adoption Edition Answered! by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness You guys came up with some great questions! I really had to think about a lot of these!   Judy asked, “How do you plan on dealing with the family history question ... Read on »
Ask Me Anything: Celebrating Five Years of Blogging (Late) by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness With my *exciting* summer, I totally missed my FIVE year blogoversary (July 7th)! I was hoping to do a big blowout bash with all the bells and whistles as I mean, come on, ... Read on »
Back in the treatment saddle by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness Yesterday was the first time that I saw my rheumatologist since my surgery. His first remark was about my weight loss which I’ve come to accept as a bonus. When I wasn’t a ... Read on »
Back to Reality! by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness I had my final post-op check-up on Friday (6 weeks post-op) and was cleared to start work today! Pain-wise I’m doing pretty good but still waiting on all my energy to retu ... Read on »
Balloons, Cupcakes, and Elephants Oh My! by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness To say that I’ve been a little preoccupied with Abby’s upcoming birthday would be an understatement. I’ve been worried about the weather (still keeping fingers crossed tha ... Read on »
BBC Tide-to-Go Giveaway!! by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness As you know this past weekend I had the wonderful opportunity to attend Bloggy Bootcamp which was hosted by the SITS Girls ! It was absolutely amazing! My brain is overflo ... Read on »
Being Infertile in a Fertile Family by Jamee .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness Growing up the thought of never being able to have children never crossed my mind. Aunt Flo decided to her monthly visits the month before starting eighth grade. My cycles ... Read on »