The MS Money Suck

Multiple Sclerosis gets spending Everyone knows that MS sucks.  You don’t need a degree to be able to figure that one out.  But, if you’re one of those science type people who need an official hypotheses I can back up this statement. Hypothesis-MS sucks Examination-MS patients complaining about sucky MS symptoms Research-observation of MS patients … Read more

Why I’m Voting for Snow Miser

Multiple Sclerosis and the politics of temperature Last winter was a snowy, icy, super cold one.  People complained all over Facebook and threatened to pummel anyone who complained about the heat in the summer. I, for one, never once complained about the winter and insisted I had reserved my right to grumble about the July/August … Read more

No Spring for You!

A multiple sclerosis weather report Harvey Leonard majorly annoyed me yesterday. What, you don’t know who Harvey Leonard is? He is the Boston area’s head honcho in the meteorology world. He’s been at it for over thirty years, cutting his teeth as a somewhat newbie during the infamous Blizzard of 78. What, you’ve never heard … Read more

Gonna be a DOOZY…

An MS’er tackles a NOR’easter that could turn into a blizzard I was going to start 2014 off healthy, I swear, I really was! But in the days leading up to the new year, the weather folks started talking about Hercules-a massive NOR’easter about to attack my area. And EVERYONE, even super healthy people, know … Read more

A Batter World

A new and improved food group for MS’ers   Warning-today’s blog is not for the gullible, children, or the faint of heart. My sister Laurie insisted that I list this cautionary note here as she believes this blog could be imparting dangerous information. She also insisted that I note that I am not a doctor … Read more

Taffy Summer Revisted

An MS’er revisits a candy store   Friends, due to a crazy week and a prediction of no internet for a few days, I am posting this week’s blog early.  And also due to the above, it is a repeat from this time last summer.   Luckily the humidity hasn’t been as bad this August but … Read more

Little Bodies, a Vest and Maybe a Blue Tit

The MS plagues of July The calendar was pretty full from early June to mid-July. Both with fun things and not so fun things. Stressful things and relaxing things. Things that I added to the calendar and things that were added to my calendar for me. In the MS balance beam of energy, the time … Read more