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I'm back!
Thursday, February 23, 2017      11 comments

Hi Everyone!!!! I've returned! It's been a nice break...which I needed. Returning to Sparks on my day off work, too! While I was away.. a few things happened... I was diagnosed as Type II diabetic in December... but I just w... Read more
Taking a Spark Break!
Wednesday, November 16, 2016      18 comments

Hi Everyone! I'm working right now (my effort to get back to the work world after having a stroke 2 years ago)...and even though it's part-time... Read more
I started a new job...my first day was on Halloween!
Wednesday, November 09, 2016      22 comments

Hi...! Sorry this blog is long overdue...but I've been so busy! I just started a new job...part-time as a temp at a nearby company...as a file clerk in Human Resources.... It's just 5 hours a day, 3 days a week, there's just so much filing!... Read more
Halloween Zumba!
Sunday, October 30, 2016      18 comments

Hello Sparkfriends! Hope you are enjoying a wonderful Halloween weekend as I am! We got dressed up for Halloween for my Zumba class and we too... Read more
Update...I declined the position on the spot.....
Tuesday, October 11, 2016      12 comments

Hi everyone! Well I went in for my interview...and first of all... I waited for the interviewer for over 40 minutes! Secondly.... the offices were a mess.... Thirdly... the pay was really, really low! It was for $7 an h... Read more
JOB interview today!
Tuesday, October 11, 2016      14 comments

BIG, BIG, BIG news! I have a job interview today!!!!!! Getting prepared right now... please keep me in your prayers..!!!! Thank you so much! Risa... Read more
My Update
Friday, July 29, 2016      21 comments

I'm long due for an update...it's been 6 month since my last blog... so... here it goes...my update... and I am doing really well! I'm feeling good, healthy and happy! I'm driving, exercising, doing my everyday things, doing social thing... Read more
2 Years ago today....
Wednesday, February 10, 2016      28 comments

Feb 10, 2014... A day I can not forget... I was at work and I had the worst headache of my life....then everything went blank from there.... I regained conscious 3 months later at a Stroke Rehab facility ...and went through some prett... Read more
Back on Disability Again...
Saturday, February 06, 2016      19 comments

Well it was determined they needed someone who could work more hours for my position at work... so I'm back on disability again... My first week off work I am set up with appointments with my Vocational Counselor and my Neurologist.... ... Read more
Hello Work!
Monday, October 19, 2015      21 comments

I returned to work on October 5, 2015... after a year and 8 months absence...they took me back! I am so happy to be working again! I had a stroke in February '14 and it took a really long time to get where I am…after staying at hospitals fo... Read more
July results and August Goals
Friday, July 31, 2015      15 comments

Last week, I met with my Doctor (my neurologist) and I got an approval to go back to work! I received my Doctor’s note from her... and I’m ready to go back. So currently I’m writing a letter to Human Resources and getting my doctor’s note... Read more
June results and July Goals
Friday, July 03, 2015      17 comments

Goodness…June came and went by in a blink! I met with my Vocational Counselor to discuss next steps after work-rehab and my next steps would be to get a Doctor’s permission note to go back to work… I won’t be going for my checkup until mid-... Read more
May Results & June Goals
Monday, June 01, 2015      21 comments

Well I finished the “Work Rehabilitation” program for May and it went well! The Work Readiness Program was one of the last steps for my rehab after my stroke (I had a stroke Feb.2014) ..I already completed physical, speech and occupational the... Read more
April Results & May Goals!
Friday, May 01, 2015      23 comments

Happy May! So, so happy and looking forward to this new month! I have exciting news! I am going to be on a “Work Rehabilitation” program for the month of May… The Work Readiness Program is a one month program, to see if I... Read more
March results & April Goals
Monday, March 30, 2015      16 comments

March was all about continuing my trend from February which was an excellent month! March Goals and results 1. Exercise 1000 minutes again this month. ~done 2. Stay within my calorie range. ~done 3. Go to bed at a reasonable hour... Read more

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