Hula Hooping with an Ilesotomy

I have always admired the grace and expressive beauty of Hoop Dancing! After having surgery three summers ago I decided that it was finally time to fulfill my dream of learning how to hula hoop. Having the ileostomy and external pouch was just one more reason to prove to myself that I could do it. I signed up for […]

Pit Viper on the Wall

We experienced lots of varied terrain today, everything from gently sloping dirt roads, off the wall bush whacking, crumbling verticals and shear cliffs. I saw a huge brown snake curled up only a few feet from where we were sitting and taking photos on the wall. We have now discovered that this is a most likely a Pit Viper, […]

Body Art and Celebrating One Year Colon-Free

One of my most recent adventures was getting inked at the Vancouver Tattoo and Body Art Convention by Katia @¬†Rainfire Tattoo. I wanted to share because this work of art has been a a symbol for me along my journey the last couple years. The symbol, known as the Flower of Life (a term coined by Drunvalo Melchizedek) is […]