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Theresa

New Richmond, Wisconsin
I am the mother of seven beautiful daughters and the wife of one amazing photographer. I am a painter and a writer, and enjoy spending time out doors with my family. In 2009, after completing the best marathon of my life, I was stricken with an unexplained illness that kept me in the hospital... Full Bio
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New Diagnosis...A Matter of Perspective by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Life's A Comic Strip You know, sometimes that's just the way it is! We've all been there. I remember when I totaled the very first new car I ha ... Read on »
From This Place by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus This picture hangs above our fireplace right now. I say "right now" because when your husband is a photographer, things like this change from time to time. For t ... Read on »
An Oasis Cafe Thanksgiving by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus These are my hands, gently cradling a warm coffee cup as I sit across the booth from my husband at the Oasis Cafe. A wonderful little spot tucked in the side of ... Read on »
Perfectly Sick by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly. -St. Francis de Sales For now...it's a rough road. It's in ... Read on »
Weekend Update...gosh, is it really Wednesday?!? by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus As promised, an update from the weekend! With Jake warming my toes, we bring to you snapshots of the    Maple Floor Project!  My husband calls th ... Read on »
Facts of Life Friday by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Fact #1: Dave and I met in the year 2006. We both had been married previously for 22 years. I met him on eHarmony . A fact I always kind ... Read on »
Things I Find In Space by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus I just put my wool socks on, along with my green fleece jacket - right over the top of my pajamas, which I plan on wearing all day. It's gray and cold and sti ... Read on »
A Place Of Reckoning by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Social media plays a significant role in my days. It has not always been so. Three years ago, I could be found standing atop my "anti-Facebook" soapbox ... Read on »
The Daffodils by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus The Daffodils - 1802 Version “I WANDERED lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, o ... Read on »
What Defines You? by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus I've seen a lot of these lately, in my flipping through the many pages of facebook. In fact, that is where this one, this "Badge" or "Poster" as they call it ... Read on »
Facts of Life Friday by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus On this most frigid fall Friday morning (a whopping 27°F), four fun Friday facts... This is a day I will forever be thankful for. We were living in D ... Read on »
Forever Blessed by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Hello dear friends, it's been awhile. It's been a busy couple of weeks for me - for our family. Writing comes hard. I can't decide if it's because I am too full...or ... Read on »
Impermanent Things by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Impermanent Things  Peter Himmelman All these impermanent things Oh how they fool me Dominate and rule me They keep me waiting here forever A ... Read on »
Facts Of Life.... Week 2 by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Well, despite the weird glitch that prohibited you all from posting any comments for a few days, this turned out pretty darn good! Many of you were creat ... Read on »
Keep It Sacred by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Time is an interesting thing. I really had never given it much thought, other than the fact that there just wasn't enough of it, until about a year ago. Eckh ... Read on »
What if? by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus                                                                                                                                  Photo by David Ralph Johnso ... Read on »
Facts of Life by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus I've been doing some thinking about why I blog lately. It's funny, I read a lot of blogs and it seems that it's inevitable that at some point in time ... Read on »
Your Laughter by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Taken from the poem “Your Laughter” by Pablo Neruda Laugh at the night, at the day, at the moon, laugh at the twiste ... Read on »
When Sadness Slips Under My Door by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus                        Photo by my Anna May There have been a few times in my life where I have found myself clinically depressed. ... Read on »
September Morning by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus When summer was still here I secretly winked at the cold air An understanding Between Mother and I Not ready Yet ... Read on »