Osteogenesis Imperfecta


I don't think I'd make a very inspiring disabled person. - Cameron Tucker, Modern Family

The GoFundMe Mentality

This is one of those posts that’s going to reaffirm some people’s opinion of me as “bitter”. I’m okay with that, because I’d be lying if I said there wasn’t at least a tinge of bitterness behind this writing. Yesterday, I saw on the news a story of an “inspiring” […]


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Get Fit Friday

This may or may not become a regular features on Bums & Bellybuttons. I can’t promise with any certainty either way. But, here’s my rationale behind it. I’m fat. I know people say that – and I’m guilty of it, too – to elicit compliments and choruses of “You’re not […]


May 6 is Wishbone Day

Happy Wishbone Day!

Today is Wishbone Day for Osteogenesis Imperfecta Awareness. As you may know, I have OI. But rather than going into a long explanation, I’ll just let Sophia’s video take care of it. It surprised me how much her life is like mine was in kindergarten.