Quick Tips for Daily Blogging

You might not know that Currently Kelli is actually my second daily blogging project. While Currently Kelli has been more about writing every day (and following predetermined weekly categories), my first daily blog was a photoblog for 2011. Through those two experiences, I learned a few things that made the obligation a little easier for…

Just Rambling For a Bit

My year-long daily blogging project is winding down – I started January 7, so there’s about a week and a half left – and I’m ready for a break! It’s like senioritis but for blogging. I can see the finish line! Just gotta push through for a little while longer to get there. I am planning to…

FAQ Update on Kelli by Josh

Hi, everyone! It’s Currently Josh, Kelli’s husband. She had all the posts this past week pre-scheduled, but today she asked if I would mind writing something up about how she’s doing. So here are some answers to questions we’ve been getting about what’s been going on this week. FAQs *I’m new here, what is going on?…

Pre-Surgery Thoughts

Today I’m having a small Crohn’s-related surgery at 1:00. Please keep me and Josh in your prayers the next few days as I recover! The daily blog project will keep running becayse I have posts scheduled for the next few days (I know I could’ve taken a break but I didn’t really want to).. I’ll…

Shout Out To Josh

It’s been kind of a crazy week for us and I want to take a minute to brag on Josh publicly. I don’t know how he juggles it all! I’m not much help around the house lately because I get worn out so easily. This means that Josh has to pick up a lot of…

3 Things I’m Thankful For

Happy Thanksgiving, friends! I’m getting this in kinda late but I hope you all had a great time celebrating the holiday in whatever way you celebrated. There are many things to be thankful for this year and every year, but lately I’ve been feeling extra grateful for three big things: 1. The online community that…

Doc Report

Currently, I’m.. Relieved That all the initial consulatations with new doctors are over with. Meeting new doctors is so stressful! From now on when I go to the doctor, I will know who and what to expect, and that will really help my anxiety. The appointment with the surgeon this morning went as well as it…

Sad and Boring

Man, all week I’ve just felt pretty rough. Every day I wake up feeling a little bit worse. I wish I could snap my fingers and skip the next two months! Just snap my fingers and be mostly recovered from surgery and on a new Crohn’s medication that keeps my symptoms under control. Sure, I’d miss…

3 Evening Things

Today has been long and tiring and I’m ready for it be tomorrow already. I don’t have the energy to make any compelling content for y’all tonight but here are three things I’m going to do before this evening before going to bed early: 1. Make myself a cup of herbal tea. I don’t know…

Current To-Read Pile

Pictured: my latest library haul. The day after I picked them up, I had to laugh at how on-the-nose this selection of books is for me: 1) A memoir by a woman whose mother had dementia. 2) Coping with Crohn’s Disease, aka my entire life’s goal (that I’m failing pretty hard at lately). 3) A self-help…