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I CAN have funny moments.
Saturday, April 25, 2015      11 comments

Imagine having your bathroom replaced by a professional. This was 2002, a month after I started my last job. I couldn't be there and had long days. We've always had low water pressure and I noticed the shower was less forceful than I rememb... Read more
Maintenance and changes in eating. Living in fight or flight mode.
Saturday, April 25, 2015      10 comments

It's not the kind of maintenance I'd jump up and down about, but at least my weight is not jumping up and down! Life's been pretty chaotic. Home sucks. Something at work finally made me cry. The worse it gets, the less I blog. Imagine that. You'... Read more
Cheap or frugal? Going out to eat and assessing portions and value.
Friday, April 24, 2015      9 comments

We went out to eat for my birthday. My daughter and the two little guys were the hosts. She took us to a seafood restaurant they frequent. I had sticker shock for dinner. As I viewed the menu, all of it tempting, I tried not to look at the... Read more
Happy Lab Week!
Monday, April 20, 2015      10 comments

Every year we bring out the 3 rings minus the elephants to celebrate the invention of microscopes, discovery of blood types and the science behind all those cholesterol and glucose tests. And to celebrate the modern marvels the lab is now by eat... Read more
Sunshine, lollipops and roses
Sunday, April 19, 2015      12 comments

It reached 83 degrees yesterday! What an anomaly. Pure sunshine, light breezes and the smell of fresh cut grass filled the air. So did the sounds of gas mowers, weed whackers, water pressure washers and a host of other gizmos people bring ou... Read more
Sleep-over with GSs=tired grandparents
Sunday, April 12, 2015      10 comments

Wow, I got knocked out! I played backyard soccer with the 4 yr old. Run faster Nana! I did. My knees feel it today. Here's me and my soccer buddy after a tough battle. ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Smart means no excuses.
Tuesday, April 07, 2015      21 comments

I've reached my goal. Yeah, me! emoticon I spent 90 days contemplating why, how and when to change my life. ... Read more
Tomorrow I'll be smart, today not so much.
Monday, April 06, 2015      6 comments

The sun 'll come out tomorrow, bet your bottom dollar that tomorrow... Phew. Today I accidently hard booted my cell phone. For those of you who have magical existences and never drop a remote in the trash, fish out a small electronic... Read more
Days left until I finally get smart. The end of my 90 day challenge
Friday, April 03, 2015      7 comments

SMART Yep, that's me. In 4 days I will have completed my 90 day challenge. I will be smart(er). emoticon It ... Read more
Thursday, April 02, 2015      8 comments

Lovingly celebrated in my multicultural neighborhood. Most of us are not so orthodox in our beliefs that we wouldn't cross over to the others' celebrations for some good food and friends. Our original ovens in this development didn't hold mo... Read more
Visiting Jupiter (Florida)
Friday, March 27, 2015      6 comments

Here you go. Right outside my room Visiting Jonathan Dickenson park ... Read more
Friday, March 27, 2015      7 comments

It was short and sweet. First flight Friday was cancelled; we had a 3 hour delay and lots of snow removal on our plane. Landed in West Palm Beach at 9:30pm into 70 degrees. Ahhhhhhh. I had 2.5 days of sunshine, 88 degrees, water, dog-lovi... Read more
Thursday, March 19, 2015      6 comments

I will be in warmer weather for a few days. Working since 1 am, I cooked chicken soup, roasted Brussels spouts. Worked from home until time to go to work. DH got up, I said see if you can take off. He did, I did. I need a break. H... Read more
What goes around...same old day a year later
Wednesday, March 18, 2015      12 comments

I could have copied my blogs from this time last year and re-posted this year. Insomnia Migraine Mid-night bathroom breaks. It seems not much has changed and almost to the day! 'cept I'm a year older, not much wiser and only a few poun... Read more
Some Jersey shore this 50+yr resident hasn't seen.
Monday, March 16, 2015      11 comments

I get around, a lot. But that doesn't mean I've covered every inch of the state. Yesterday we took a drive to avoid the boredom of togetherness on the sofa. We shared togetherness in a car after spending some quality time with two squiggle wor... Read more

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