Join me in supporting John’s efforts

John Mauro is creating a gingerbread Ice Castle at the Auburn Mall to support Ataxia research.  Let’s SUPPORT him!  The full article can be read here: http://yankeeshopper.net/content/john-mauro-create-gingerbread-ice-castle-auburn-mall

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Do Something Each Day!

FullSizeRenderAll I have to say on this Monday morning, is that I need to DO SOMETHING today!  Ya, this Ataxia is progressive and a nuisance and some days I just don’t feel like doing anything, but there always is SOMETHING I can do.  Maybe some days my speech just isn’t there, but I CAN still e-mail or text a friend; maybe it’s too cold or slippery to venture out, then I could invite someone over; maybe I just don’t feel like going anywhere or doing much today, so I play a word game or read a book for a while.  (Or maybe I sit and write something for this blog).  I don’t know about you, but I need to feel like I’m accomplishing something.  I love the notion of  “To-Do lists” because I love the feeling of checking things off.

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