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Going from bifocal glasses all my life…to lens implant surgery!

Today my mom found some of my old glasses from when I was a kid and I sure don’t miss these! At ages 2 and 4 I had cataract surgeries and growing up I didn’t have lenses on my eyes … Continue reading

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“The two most important days in your life are the day you were born…and they day you find out why.”- Mark Twain

Two years ago I got a call that I wasn’t sure I’d ever get in my lifetime. The call was from the doctors at the National Institute of Health telling me how they found the gene that causes my dwarfism. … Continue reading

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“The final stage of healing is using what happens to you to help other people.”- Gloria Steinem

I have dealt with a lot in my life and I grew up not dealing with it properly. I grew up with the “just deal with it” attitude. When I had to go to doctors all the time, I just … Continue reading

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Planning My Next Trip

Next year the little people conference is in Baltimore, Maryland and I am already planning to go. Not only am I planning to go I am advocating (and hoping) to get many of the other families with Saul Wilson Syndrome … Continue reading

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What Are You Doing With Your Life?

It has been almost seven months since I retired from my job. Most people thought that by now I would be asking for my old job back. The decision for me to stop working and take care of my body … Continue reading

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Finding Happiness

This is a post that will be hard for me to write but I’m suppose to share my story right? Well if I ever have hopes of publishing my book then I’m going to have to get use to admitting … Continue reading

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Blank Chapter

This year feels as though everything has changed. It is such a weird feeling when you start off the year just knowing that things would be different when you ended the year. But I didn’t know just how much would … Continue reading

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Dwarfism Post # 29

There is a quote that says “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” I love this quote because it makes me think about how people say I have such a positive attitude and … Continue reading

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Dwarfism Post # 28

Most little people face surgeries during their lifetime. For me I have had 18 surgeries. I was born with clubbed feet (meaning my feet were upside down and backwards when I was born) and I had many surgeries during my … Continue reading

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Dwarfism Post # 27

Little people hold many different professions. We are lawyers, doctors, teachers, managers, actors, and so many other professions. We may have to do the job a little bit differently but we can do the job.

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