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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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Joy In the Doing by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus "The peace that comes with surrendered action turns into a sense of aliveness when you actually enjoy what you are doing."  Eckhart Tolle  ... Read on »
The Final Analysis by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus                                                                                                             Photo by David Ralph Johnson People a ... Read on »
Just One Of Those Days by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Some days come much easier than others. That's a pretty generalized statement, I know. But so true, none the less. Some days life just seems to work out in our favor. And ... Read on »
Picture This by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus                                             Photo by David Ralph Johnson One of the wonderful things about having a husband as a photograph ... Read on »
Less Than Perfect Me by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus                                                                                            Silly little artwork by your's truly! Less ... Read on »
Letting go... by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus This is what I have been doing lately. I didn't actually know that I was doing this until today. Twisting and turning and pulling, trying desperately to "arrive" ... Read on »
The Beauty From Within by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Artwork by me... for my daughter Aleela a few years back. The Beauty of Old Bodies by Mary Logue In the locker room, old women be ... Read on »
"Output" by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Before I got sick, I was a business analyst (in the IT world) for the Minnesota Department of Human Services . Early on in my career, I was very fortunate to "study" un ... Read on »
Heart of Compassion by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus                                                Photo and art by me....hands by Anna. Call Me By My True Names Do not say that I'll de ... Read on »
What I Want Most by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus JK! (FYI: net lingo for just kidding) Blogging has been a good thing for me. Social media, although quite controversial in some circl ... Read on »
Soup Day by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus  Polévka den !  Today was a kitchen day. Feeling better this morning than I have been as of late, I decided that I would get an early start on supper for tonight. ... Read on »
Ananda by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Laying under the trees on an island, summer 2010. Today is not a very good day for me. When the alarm went off, I pretty much surmised that getti ... Read on »
April Snow = Baking by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Theresa's Yummy Toffee Bars Ingredients Non-stick cooking spray 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 2/3 cup firmly pa ... Read on »
R.A.O.K.'s by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Lunch and flowers from a dear friend… Surprise Easter wishes from my cleaning lady (a.k.a. Superwomen/friend/all aroun ... Read on »
Afghans and Angels by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Yesterday was IVIg day for me. Not my usual Monday, but because of our trip to Florida, I had to rearrange things a bit. Most of the infusion time I spend sleeping. The ... Read on »
Good Stuff For The Day! by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus   Every once in a while you stumble on something really good.  For me, today it was Brené Brown. If you are looking for a place to find authenticity, worthines ... Read on »
There's No Place Like Home! by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus There's No Place Like Home!   Home is a good place to be. There is a lot packed into that little statement for me. I have always enjoyed being " ... Read on »
Thinking of you... by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus Thought I better put a little update as some of my followers are wondering if my lack of posting is indication of another hospital visit! My answer - absolutely NOT! Our f ... Read on »
Mucky Miserableness by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus March 25, 2011 It's March 25th already!! Hello?....Spring....are you out there? Somewhere?  It's been a long winter in the Midwest. I ... Read on »
Caregivers: Long Term Disability by Theresa Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Lupus A message from Dave… Hello again. Dave here.   I am writing this to my lovely wife Theresa to hopefully explain what I couldn’t put into words when I came home fr ... Read on »