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Contest: Vote for Molly!

I haven't written about this yet, but my beloved dog, Molly passed away this past May. I am a supporter of an organization called the New England Basset Hound Rescue. They do amazing work for basset hounds in my area of the country who need loving homes.

They are running a photo contest and I decided to submit Molly's photo. Because this is a fundraiser for the rescue, they do request a donation of $1 per vote and you can submit as many votes as you'd like.

If you do decide to help out, thank you so much!!

Click HERE to vote.

Prescription Drug Coverage Tips

I'd like to share a little story with you. It serves two purposes. The first being I get to sound off about this issue because well, isn't that why people blog? OK, just kidding. The real reason I am taking the time to write this is because I have some important information to share that I think some of you may find useful.

After being diagnosed with a blood clot in my leg in 2004, I was tested for several different clotting disorders and found out I had a genetic blood clotting disorder called Factor V Leiden. Then in 2012,, I was also found to have two small blood clots in my lungs. Technically someone like me is supposed to be on blood thinners forever. Why I don't take blood thinners regularly is a long story for another day. Actually, I think I may have told the story already. I've been blogging for a while and I lose track of my topics.

My medical plan is that under certain circumstances, I have to take a blood thinner injection called Lovenox. For example, I flew …