The Faces and Frustrations of Ramsay Hunt Syndrome; Day 125

Understanding the word “patience”…learning to hate it. It is very hard to have patience when you are provided no END date. How long will it take me to recover? What medication should I take? Are there alternatives? Should I try acupuncture? Botox? Surgery? These are the questions that keep every Bell’s Palsy or Ramsay Hunt sufferer awake at night. #ramsayhunt #bellspalsy

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What Camera Equipment is Right for My Photography?

Choosing the right camera gear can be intimidating, overwhelming and expensive if you do not research and read before making that BIG purchase. Being a professional photographer and working in one of the largest creative industries, I have worked with photography in all aspects. You name it, well I’ve probably shot it, learned it (or at least attempted). I offer my advice and my opinion on how to choose the camera gear you will need for your next photography adventure.

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Total Knee Replacement Recovery & Ramsay Hunt Diagnosis (Weeks 4-7)

Fifteen days ago I woke with extreme ear pain. I can’t not remember when the facial paralysis began. I don’t know if it came on slow, while I was sleeping. I just remember trying to talk and my face wasn’t acting right. On Wednesday, November 14th, I was diagnosed; I do not have Bells Palsy, while it looks the same, what I have is a version that only impacts 5 in 100,000. It is called Ramsay Hunt Syndrome. This is my story.

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