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Remembering and Growing
Tuesday, January 09, 2018      1 comments

A time you don't want to forget I want to remember my children when they were babies. They're all grown, and most have babies of their own. I remember the smell (most were breastfed), the feel of their skin, and the weight in my arms. I rem... Read more
Past Lessons and Present Day
Monday, January 08, 2018      3 comments

Write your thoughts about 2017 Frustration and Fear. It was a year that I found out I had cancer and having a total hysterectomy. I exercised as much as I was able. I did lose 20 pounds, and gained back 5. There's a lot I wanted to accomp... Read more
Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly Goals.
Sunday, January 07, 2018      3 comments

What is the one goal that is most important to me for 2018? My health. Losing weight will definitely help lessen the pressure on my knees. My shoulder is starting to hurt all the time. It will help to lessen the pressure there, too. Exercis... Read more
The year's word and looking forward.
Saturday, January 06, 2018      3 comments

Pick a word, any word, to represent what you want this year. Beyond the dictionary definition, what does it mean to you? My word is Progress. Pronounce it Prah-gress or Pro-gress. It's spelled the same and pronounced differently. Movement. ... Read more
What will I do?
Thursday, January 04, 2018      3 comments

I found this posted on a thread. Inside a journal, these question were posted. Here are my answers: 1. What do you want? I want to lose weight to be able to decrease pressure on my joints and walk without pain (to be down to 190 pou... Read more
A year's worth of time.
Tuesday, January 02, 2018      4 comments

1 day (24 hours) has 1,440 minutes. 30 days (1 month) has 720 hours. 365 days has 8,760 hours. Average out sleep, about 7 hours a night, and that drops down to 6,205 hours. If you have an 8-hour job, factoring in getting ready, travel time, and ... Read more
Comfort foods don't necessarily bring comfort.
Monday, January 01, 2018      5 comments

It depends on what they are. Hot lava cake, hot chocolate, cheesecake, creamy chicken and dumplings, beef stew . . . I can go on and on. It is so tempting this time of year to dig in to the things that are warm and comforting. We don't wan... Read more
Family time is a wonderful time!
Sunday, December 31, 2017      3 comments

We had our Christmas celebration today with my family. My son and daughter-in-law came in from Las Vegas. My youngest granddaughter is a hoot! We gave her a play kitchen. She's like, "It's as big as me!" She was dancing around and happy. A... Read more
Furnace is fixed . . . again!
Friday, December 29, 2017      2 comments

It was definitely Not the fault of the furnace company! The first little putz from the power company came out, and cranked my hot water heater all the way up. This is the same putz who said he had to call for permission to fix anything ove... Read more
It's warmer with the window closed!
Wednesday, December 27, 2017      4 comments

Ok. Who knew? Yesterday it was downright Frigid in the house! And then it occurred to me . . . the office window is kept open because it gets so downright unbearable in the summer! Had it been closed??? So, since it's SweetieOfStar's office, I a... Read more
Warm feet, cold everything else!!!
Tuesday, December 26, 2017      3 comments

My feet are nice and toasty in my brand new, beautiful red slippers! The rest of me, with the wind chill below zero and even just being inside, is soooooooooo cold! I am extremely happy that we're inside and not outside!!! ... Read more
Warm Feet!!!
Monday, December 25, 2017      9 comments

I Love my present from SweetieOfStar!!! They're a beautiful shade of red slippers with sherpa inside and around the cuff. Oh! My! Gosh! It's so cold here that I have a blanket on in the living room. Normally my feet would be like two block... Read more
Merry Christmas!
Sunday, December 24, 2017      9 comments

Sitting here with the Christmas tree twinkling, I hope everyone has a very Merry Christmas! May your travels be safe, your celebrations with family and loved ones be joyous, and the food absolutely delicious!... Read more
PTSD is hard.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017      3 comments

I'm really having a hard time right now. Ever since I got my tooth pulled, it's hit my PTSD really hard. I hope everyone is having a great week!... Read more
Ow. Tooth had to be pulled.
Friday, December 15, 2017      6 comments

Well, one less tooth in my head. The tooth was infected in 2 of the 3 roots. I'm a nervous wreck. I have PTSD, and dentists hit that button for a couple of reasons. I hurt a Lot earlier this evening. Right now it's bearable. I am so go... Read more

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