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Help in the kitchen
Monday, April 10, 2017      12 comments

I've been getting my eating in better order than it has been. I know it's about 75% mental preparation and 25% kitchen for me. I buy the right things, cook and serve myself great meals yet I search and destroy for snacks at odd times. I'm bett... Read more
The "it figures" in my life.
Friday, April 07, 2017      16 comments

It figures I'd have some kind of complication for a routine procedure. I had the mass removed from my leg today and everything went well. Almost. When I saw DH in recovery he said the doctor told him the needle broke during sew-up! He's only... Read more
Rain, rain go away.
Friday, April 07, 2017      12 comments

We need the water. I know. The end of hibernation is in sight, the grass is beginning to green and birdsong is in the air. But I can't play in the yard because I will make a lasting impression on the ground with my heavy tread on the mud und... Read more
Spring cleaning. The exorcist of dirt.
Wednesday, April 05, 2017      11 comments

I picked a white-sandy colored carpet about 18 years ago which I have kept clean with the mentality of the possessed. ... Read more
Bonus blog: Nature in my yard in pictures. Warning, the rabbit had already expired.
Monday, April 03, 2017      14 comments

I think the rabbit must have died of natural causes as it was whole and in my yard away from the street. AND, I know the turkey buzzards don't kill their food. ... Read more
A few down, again. Spread joy up to the maximum.
Monday, April 03, 2017      15 comments

How do I celebrate a victory over 4-5 pounds lost for the umpteenth time? I gotta accentuate the positive. I download my meals for the past months, sort, dissect and calculate what worked best and how I feel. Latch on to the affirmative. ... Read more
Not a fan of "fool", I'm a practical and too serious gal. Mixed bag for today.
Saturday, April 01, 2017      11 comments

April is the month of birthdays in my universe. Stretching it a bit the party started 2 days ago when my dear cousin and her sister upped their numbers. Today is my BFF's and SIL2s natal days. My mother and her four sisters managed to have their... Read more
Goal met; better meals!
Friday, March 31, 2017      10 comments

I have created a group of better meals for myself as well as gotten my act together, again. My dentist had given me several recipes that I enjoyed and could tweak to different cuisines. I have become a fan of riced cauliflower. I've got a... Read more
Changes in the wind.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017      13 comments

I can't say I've been complaining, much, but.... I had another long talk TO DH about his reliance on me for all his needs. I struck a nerve. It's not my diabetes. It's not my appointments. It's not my job but I've been doing it. If t... Read more
Burning the oil. Wish I could burn the fat like my car!
Tuesday, March 28, 2017      11 comments

Arghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! My engine is getting rebuilt. emoticon Volvo is supplying me a complete free-fix of the... Read more
My top 40
Monday, March 27, 2017      9 comments

Passed on down the line from ONEKIDSMOM through MISSDORKNESS, etc. Maybe more than you want to know. emoticon ... Read more
Football in March
Sunday, March 26, 2017      9 comments

oooooooal! emoticon Yep, this ain't your Friday night lights football. ... Read more
Its' complicated
Saturday, March 25, 2017      18 comments

That's what the surgeon said. emoticon Not to DH, to me! I get to have minor (hello) surgery in two weeks fo... Read more
Between a rock and a spikey place.
Friday, March 24, 2017      13 comments

I've been feeling between the two so I decorated my page to reflect my mood. The banner image is a petrified log and my profile image is a cactus close-up. The log is eons old; it has withstood the ravages of time. It is hard, colorful and... Read more
Wednesday, March 22, 2017      10 comments

The groundwork was laid out today for changes in the OJ household. Not tonight, but soon. I need time to plan and execute. Not the man, the plan! ... Read more

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