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    Originally posted by newbie but goodie View Post
    I was feeling down the other day about being tired and "unproductive". My mother said I wasn't "doing nothing", I was "gathering spoons". I almost cried, I felt so understood.
    What a wonderful mom you have! I'm going to remember this when I have a bad day and can't do much.
    1st sx '89 Dx '99 w/RRMS - SP since 2010
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      Ways to Add Spoons to Your Drawer

      Snoopy posted this link on another thread. I love it! And just had to add it to this thread.
      ~ Faith
      MSWorld Volunteer -- Moderator since JUN2012
      (now a Mimibug)

      Symptoms began in JAN02
      - Dx with RRMS in OCT03, following 21 months of limbo, ruling out lots of other dx, and some "probable stroke" and "probable CNS" dx for awhile.
      - In 2008, I was back in limbo briefly, then re-dx w/ MS: JUL08

      - Betaseron NOV03-AUG08; Copaxone20 SEPT08-APR15; Copaxone40 APR15-present
      - Began receiving SSDI / LTD NOV08. Not employed. I volunteer in my church and community.


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