Vegan Invasion

Vegan Invasion

So my daughter has decided to be vegan. REALLY? Okay, I get the whole “I don’t want to eat decaying flesh thing” but JESUS no animal products of any kind? Milk? Almond please…unsweetened. Cheese? Only the fake rubber stuff. Eggs? Okay, IF they come out…

Day One at Cleveland Clinic: Demagnetized and Electrified

Day One at Cleveland Clinic: Demagnetized and Electrified

In case you are just joining us on this blog adventure, my husband Dan was diagnosed with glioblastoma (brain cancer) in April 2013.  Thus far we have been incredible lucky.  Most people with glioblastoma do not make it very long.  Not only has Dan survived,…

More Human than Human

More Human than Human

Morrissey  I don’t understand it.  I can’t explain it.  But it happened.  Out of the blue, during spring break (God forbid!) I found myself neck deep in depression.  I would have drank myself out of my depression but I was too depressed to drink.  I…

To Live or Die? That is the Question.

To Live or Die? That is the Question.

When a surgeon plunders through your brain like an unorganized sock drawer, strange and terrifying things tend to happen.  The only thing worse is if the surgeon plunders around only to realize that they can’t correct the problem.  This is what happened to Brittany Maynard. …

The Colonna Family Bucket List Tour!

The Colonna Family Bucket List Tour!

Want to follow us as we take Dan on his dream trip to Italy?  Then hop on board this crazy Euro train at www.colonnatour.blogspot.com!  Below is the first entry to fill you in on what’s going on! Pack Your Bags! The Collected Dialogues of Plato. Religion…

Skipping Across the Abyss

Skipping Across the Abyss

            My husband knocked softly on the bathroom door. “It’s happening again.”             I turn off the bathroom sink and yell through a mouthful of toothpaste, “What’s happening again?”  In our house the phrase “it’s happening again” could mean many different things like, “Our daughter…