About Me: Female, 67, Baltimore, MD, member since Jul 2008
I accidently deleted what I had written here, so I have to start over. I was born in Baltimore, and continue to live here. I previously taught first grade, but now have a tutoring business, where I work with elementary school-aged children in the academic areas of rea
[More]ding, writing, and math. I have a Master's degree in Developmental Reading/Language Arts. I feel my purpose in this lifetime is to love children and animals. My favorite t.v. show of all time is The Twilight Zone, and my favorite movies (it's a tie) are The Wizard of Oz and The Shawshank Redemption. I love to travel (particularly on cruise ships -- so relaxing), go to craft shows, love staying at bed and breakfast establishments. I love my nieces and nephews very much. I love my friends and family, and are grateful for their presence in my life. I love my pussycats. They are my babies. I don't know what I'd do without them in my life.
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Hope you feel better soon! I just started Neurontin a few months ago. It has helped with my headaches and nerves. I was getting so jumpy all the time. I have fibromyalgia. I have the shoulder and neck issues from that all the time.
Your welcome, and thank you for being there it means a lot. I will do if I ever need anything. Same applies to you, if I can help with anything in anyway whenever just feel free to write me a message and I will try and help. Its what I am here for.
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