A PDX family seeks adventure and wellness only to find that by uniting with individualism, compassion and courage, any misfit can redefine life & love it. Perceived from the perspective of a wife, mommy,rock star, film maker, social and animal rights activist, gluten and corn free vegan evolving into a raw foodist, home schooling, entrepreneurial, medical know it all for my autistic, bipolar, highly allergic, super sensitive, heart surgery surviving, pulmonary hypertension, down syndrome, dyslexic, 5 car accidents in a row(not my fault), herniated and bulging discs, broken bones, diabetes, migraines, seizure suffering, sleep apnea, cataplexy, blood clots with thalassemia and G6PD, spatial dyslexia, brain injured, exposed to massive amounts of mold, severely anxiety ridden, recovering addict and alcoholic, most functional dysfunctional family in the world. StrikeTheCanvas.com is the cumulative expression of one woman’s inability to give up thanks to the love and acceptance of her two teenagers, two babies and one baby/teenager/best friend of a husband and their band, “Strike The Canvas” in Portland Oregon. Our family is united in an adventure to attain every dimension of wellness at home and in our community. We fight side by side and share the same skin.
Buck the system, or at least learn how to survive it without compromising individuality, passion and genuine self-worth with the “Adams” family, while together, they prove that 3 Xs & U R Not Out at StrikeTheCanvas.com.