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My Top 5 Blogging and Reading Goals for 2020

My Top 5 Blogging and Reading Goals for 2020

Not gonna lie, I’m a little afraid to write this post. Last year was the first time I’ve ever put a clear list of goals “on paper” and I achieved exactly… ZERO!! In my defense, last year was a year of the unexpected. How’s that joke go…? If you wanna make God laugh, tell Him […]

Posted January 3, 2020 by Jess C. in blogging / 0 Comments
Thing 1 Introduces a (hopefully) Semi-regular New Segment: Thing 1’s Thoughts and Rants

Thing 1 Introduces a (hopefully) Semi-regular New Segment: Thing 1’s Thoughts and Rants

Hello readers of Combing Through the Pages, it is I, Thing 1, the eldest of my mother’s children. Wow. That was more dramatic than I thought it would be. Anyway… I’m here to introduce a new segment of posts that I will be doing this summer that are just going to be me ranting about […]

4 Surprises from My First Month on Keto

4 Surprises from My First Month on Keto

I normally wouldn’t share a post like this, but I’m kinda amazed and want to tell anyone who will listen about it… I’ve mentioned in some previous posts about the problems with my neck/ arm but haven’t really given a lot of details about what it’s meant for my daily life. One if the hardest […]

Posted April 11, 2019 by Jess C. in keto diet / 4 Comments

No, I’m not dead…

Hello everyone! I know, I disappeared after my steroid injection post, but they didn’t kill me or anything! (I’m actually going to get the second one today. Yikes!) I am sorry for the radio silence over the last few weeks, we’ve just had a lot going on! Some was just personal stuff, but on top […]

Posted February 28, 2019 by Jess C. in blogging / 0 Comments
Note to Self: You do NOT handle steroids well!

Note to Self: You do NOT handle steroids well!

As I’ve mentioned before, I have arthritis in my neck and bulging discs hitting my spinal cord. This has caused weakness in my right arm and a decrease in grip strength, among other very painful issues in my neck/shoulder area itself. (I personally feel having this issue in my left arm would be way better, […]

Posted February 8, 2019 by Jess C. in Note to Self / 0 Comments
Note to Self: You’re Not on Vacation Anymore!

Note to Self: You’re Not on Vacation Anymore!

Well, I’m back (sorta)! We had an amazing time on our vacation. But I think my brain may still be there! I cannot seem to get back into the swing of things now that I’m back home… I don’t feel like cleaning, writing, cooking, or really doing anything that requires effort at all. Even carrying […]

Posted February 1, 2019 by Jess C. in Note to Self / 0 Comments