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A slight giggle about my abilities while helping my recovering man.
Monday, September 14, 2015      8 comments

I'm very happy with my walking pace of 2.5-3.3 mph. I've got a decent step and know how to use it. emoticon M... Read more
Another step to independence-mine! It comes with a hefty cost in wear and tear
Sunday, September 13, 2015      8 comments

Independence-synonyms: separation, self-determination, sovereignty, autonomy, freedom, liberty, self-sufficiency, self-reliance. I'm extremely self-sufficient, self-determined, self-reliant and enjoy the autonomy of being the boss in an org... Read more
The planted tree.
Friday, September 11, 2015      6 comments

An ornamental cherry tree spreads wide over the front of our elementary school. Its' branches are loaded with pink blossoms in the springtime. It looks pretty in the winter, too when loaded with snow or when its' bare limbs show shapely and colo... Read more
Blah! Self-analyzing and wondering if I'll get through it.
Wednesday, September 09, 2015      7 comments

Skip to the end for the analysis if you're short on time and tolerance. emoticon I have painfully documented ... Read more
Try as I might, the number would not budge. Also an update on the man.
Monday, September 07, 2015      10 comments

I contemplated putting my finger on the door handle and pressing every so gently. Who would see? 201 emoticon ... Read more
Happy Sunday, worked my bread off!
Sunday, September 06, 2015      4 comments

No worries to those who kindly left comments on my chili bread burn out. I did end up eating the whole thing in two days; an artisan loaf which should have been shared with 7 others according to the nutrition facts. A momentary blip on my otherw... Read more
Happy Saturday! Recovering with a food hangover.
Saturday, September 05, 2015      10 comments

I am suffering the effects of food overload this morning. I had a bit of a meltdown. It started when I went to get my car sunroof fixed for the third time. Argh. I got a cup of coffee and there was a box of the big chocolate chip cookies. I... Read more
Continuing my "Happy Mornings" Blog Streak.
Friday, September 04, 2015      8 comments

My measured breakfast in, coffee downed and ready to start another thrilling day as care giver, nurse, councilor, chief cook and bottle washer. God, I miss my job! Who would have expected me to say that? ... Read more
Pictures of those fun grandsons
Thursday, September 03, 2015      7 comments

I've been behind in fixing pictures. Here are those terrors. Ben turned 2 in July and Lucas 5 yesterday! ... Read more
Happy 5th birthday Grandson!
Wednesday, September 02, 2015      8 comments

Where has that time gone? GS 1, Lucas, turned 5 today! Since Mommy is kinda laid up but improving from the accident, Daddy made dinner and we grandparents called to say hi. Pop Pop isn't up to travel yet either! Lucas was very happy to ... Read more
My secret to a happy blog: write it before the day starts!
Wednesday, September 02, 2015      8 comments

Ah, sitting on my porch with my coffee and laptop watching the sun rise. Gonna be another hot one. emoticon ... Read more
Some days I need a virtual hug. Throwing, catching and juggling watermellons.
Tuesday, September 01, 2015      9 comments

I blogged, I was happy. The world was looking a bit up. I exercised. A lot. I'm tired emoticon I went shopping a... Read more
Slow recovery for DH and good news
Tuesday, September 01, 2015      9 comments

Funny how a few kindly delivered words can make a big difference. "You look great, man!" said the young, handsome doctor. "Bah," said the patient "I feel so bad.(sigh) I got up to answer the phone, passed out and hurt my back. " "That s... Read more
I got my act together. I completed my 90 day challenge.
Monday, August 31, 2015      9 comments

My ticker reads 0 days to get my act together. What does this mean? I've recognized triggers for binge eating and found alternate ways of dealing with some of the cravings. I've started walking/exercising almost every day and seen some... Read more
My 90 day challenge for myself has 4 days left. Have I completed It?
Thursday, August 27, 2015      12 comments

90 days until I get my act together. Now it's 4 days. How have I done pulling up those panties and getting on with the in-control me? Let me count the ways. I'm completing my first 12 weeks of training in the pool with a one-on-one trai... Read more

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