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Barn Door Installed!! Woohoo!! by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus   In the meantime, hope to see you locals at  The Friday Affair at Hollin Hall today.  The Pillfold Trocadero has made a surprising surge this week in website sales. ... Read on »
Hanging my "Help Wanted" sign...where people can see it. by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus A few days ago, my fabulous 17-year old babysitter kindly offered to help me with my move. She said she could pack boxes, watch the kids, or whatever we needed her to do. Sh ... Read on »
Brave new face - a new resource for lupus patients by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus GlaxoSmithKline (the guys who brought us Benlysta) just launched a new campaign to assist lupus patients prepare for and communicate during their doctors' appointments. Th ... Read on »
Another Friday Affair at Hollin Hall: 7/26 from 12-4pm. by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus I'm excited to participate in another Friday Affair at Hollin Hall , set for next Friday, July 26th. Last month's event brought a wonderful array of vendors and cu ... Read on »
Take a survey and raise some lupus dough!! by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Got lupus? Take this survey ! My local chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America will receive a $20 donation for every qualified survey completed. I just took it, and it ... Read on »
Sunday: Truly a day of rest for this lupus gal by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus A couple of years ago, Johnny and I came up with a brilliant idea. Instead of returning from vacation  late on Sunday night, we chose to arrive home by noon, giving ourselve ... Read on »
Back from vacation...almost. by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus I was out on vacation last week, enjoying the wonderful surf and sand in Ocean City, NJ. What a week! We're home, and settling back in, but I'm still on blogging vaca ... Read on »
Making life with lupus better, one hassle at a time. by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus One day a few weeks ago, as I was falling asleep during my afternoon nap, I made a little wish. It went something like this: "Someday, I wish that I could to take a nap when ... Read on »
Being late equals being anxious. But now I've seen the light... by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus A few months ago, my sister and I took our annual weekend getaway with our girlfriends. The trip was fabulous, as it always is, but it was the start of the trip that really ... Read on »
The origin of the Pillbags by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus In the beginning, there was a Pillbox. A small, dainty, Parisian-inspired metal pillbox, just big enough for my mid-day doses of medication. One of my best friends fro ... Read on »
Choosing Wisely: Putting my health above an agenda...again. by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Per my post at the end of May , I thought I owed you a follow up to my Lupus Awareness Month to-do's . Why not take a moment to publicly celebrate a couple of  "cross-offs"? ... Read on »
Summer Pillbag Sale: Save 15% and tote your pills in style! by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus The summer is heating up, and vacations are right around the corner. How about toting your medications in style this time? No plastic allowed! Now through Sunday, Jul ... Read on »
39 big ones logged for this lupite by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Well, I made it. I'm 39 today. Woohoo! I certainly have a lot to celebrate and be thankful for - a wonderful family, good health, a thriving business that I love ( my car ... Read on »
Pillbag Charity of the Summer - The Lupus Endeavor by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus I'm happy to announce that the Pillbag "Charity of the Month" Program has taken on a new 3-month twist for the summer. Instead of just one month, during all three mont ... Read on »
A little dose...of my bedroom by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus As we continue to make progress on our house, I thought I would give you a glimpse of where our master bedroom is headed.  You can see the progress below ... Read on »
My Lupus Awareness Month to-do list by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus As lupus awareness month comes to an end, it's a good time to make sure I'm doing everything I can to stay aware of and attentive to my disease. You read last week how negli ... Read on »
May Pillbag Savings extended! by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus I couldn't stand it! So many of you took advantage of the 12% savings over the past week, I just had to extend the discount through the end of the month. Enjoy 12% off you ... Read on »
Lupus rule of thumb: take time to get time by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus What was I thinking? That’s what I keep asking myself as I reflect upon the happenings of the last three months. February, March and April marked an interesting time ... Read on »
Making Lupus headway - The Lupus Initiative by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus On the heels of my post Wednesday , "celebrating" my dozen or so years of lupus by throwing a Pillbag Sale , and hoping for at least another decade of continued progress,  ... Read on »