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The Moon's Lore and Lure
Sunday, March 20, 2011      7 comments

The moon was, as most people know, the closest to the earth that it gets last night...the closest that it has been in the past 19 years in fact! Where was I the las... Read more
God's Diet
Sunday, March 13, 2011      8 comments

Philippians 2:13 NLT "For God is working in you to give you the desire and the power to do what pleases him." It's a short verse. One line. It had somehow, in the million times I'd read Philippians escaped my notice --maybe because in... Read more
Pushing Back
Saturday, March 12, 2011      5 comments

Last night I actually slept maybe four or five hours all together (if you add all the broken up pieces together)! This is a record of many months. I think it happened because my body was so exhausted it was able to ignore the pain for a little... Read more
Monday, March 07, 2011      8 comments

I just read over my last blog here...can't believe I was exercising on Feb. 28th....even though I know that what I was doing then was pretty simple basic stuff, it seems impossible to me now. My pain levels - especially in my spine have skyrock... Read more
Coming Back (mid-surgery report)
Monday, February 28, 2011      7 comments

Today was a busy day...too busy for my little supply of strength being about one month post op after a hip replacement. Actually it's been a really busy four days! It either is completely dull or hopping around here...Wish there was some kin... Read more
Baby Steps
Saturday, February 26, 2011      5 comments

Yesterday, before leaving the house for two MD appointments in a trip to NY that took all day, I did my PT exercises...and even used the resistance band which was a bit more resistance than the PT had used on our last appointment (which actuall... Read more
Too Much Time on My Hands
Thursday, February 24, 2011      7 comments

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the Latest...Not the Greatest ( but not the worst either)
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      10 comments

Just a quick update....My daughter (aged 18 and my best friend) left last week for 5 months away...with a friend. I had a great deal of difficulty with the parting and the days prior and immediately following her exodus. (and an exodus it reall... Read more
Temporarily "NOT ALL THERE" but still here
Wednesday, February 16, 2011      9 comments

I promised a blog. So here it is. A lot has been happening in my life...I've been having all I can deal with and maybe more than that on my plate. You may have noted my "absence" in the Sparkdom. Well, I've been here, Kindof. Still k... Read more
Rebuilding and Repairing
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      8 comments

This is probably my longest period of silence on Spark People since I've begun a year ago. But I've been here...floating about' reading a blog or two; commenting rarely, peeking in on the chat forum on the Team for People with Disabilities (hi ... Read more
The Beast
Monday, January 31, 2011      6 comments

I have some dreams. And I'm not sure if I could/should turn them into goals....Well, actually they already ARE goals of sorts. At least two of the three are. The first, and most obvious is to lose this last STUBBORN thirty pounds. Hey, r... Read more
Sunday, January 30, 2011      8 comments

Well, I'm here in the hospital...in the bed where I will hopefully only spend the next week....But with me that is always highly unlikely. There are always complications. With this surgery ,there has been a complication even before we began. ... Read more
Thursday, January 27, 2011      19 comments

In case you haven't seen my status, the biopsies are negative...Sonogram shows ...some ovarian cysts but no masses in or on the ovaries... I may need a D&C if the bleeding returns ...they are going to keep me on Provera until I've recovered... Read more
Slippery Slope
Thursday, January 27, 2011      6 comments

It all began to deteriorate with a dislocated hip a week or so ago,...add to that a major hemorrhage, and I was not up to exercise of any kind. Then came all of the cancer testing and doubt that accompanies that kind of thing and a week or two... Read more
An Aimless Spark
Tuesday, January 25, 2011      10 comments

while my life has been "on hold" temporarily for whatever this illness is or may be...my eating habits have deteriorated badly... Most of the time, my small desire for food has not merited the effort of preparing it. I've had little app... Read more

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