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Last day of my goal to Take Care of Me! I've set myself up for good times.
Friday, June 30, 2017      13 comments

DD2 and SIL2 took me out to dinner and to an outdoor concert. I started my day out with walking my granddog through a park near their house and i... Read more
Exercising my legs and heart. Sitting on babies.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017      13 comments

GS1 was at his baseball game with Dad and Mom got a night out with the girls. The term baby sitting got bumped around by someone here at home until it became known as "sitting on babies". That's what DH and I did tonight. He sat on the couch e... Read more
When I behave.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017      12 comments

I eat a little better. I move a little more. I have more energy to get things done. I also goad DH to get some things done which drives him bonkers. We hash it out in staccato bursts of talking through clenched teeth and short answers. ... Read more
Saturday, June 24, 2017      12 comments

I shouldn't complain as I have it easy compared to the many who have been in the path of "Cindy". She's well-reduced to an unnamed storm system now. It's been raining at a steady rate for 5 hours now and a peek at the radar map shows I'll be i... Read more
Status Quo
Friday, June 23, 2017      13 comments

Sometimes that's not so bad. emoticon I'm keeping to my better eating and have lopped off a few pounds. Exe... Read more
Good medicine, healing kids and general silliness. What a few days!
Tuesday, June 20, 2017      9 comments

Good news is our little Ben suffered a really aggressive stomach virus that doesn't sit well with healing Lyme's. Lots of IV fluids, recommendations to see a Lyme's specialist and a lot of cookies later he came home this afternoon escaping needi... Read more
One day to the next. Hug them tight.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017      11 comments

On Father's Day I was rolling around with GS2. He told me we were stuck to the floor and had to save each other by flapping our arms, legs and various other methods of rolling from one room to another. Little did he realize his Nana was fairly m... Read more
Father's Day was more fun than a barrel of monkeys.
Monday, June 19, 2017      12 comments

Big kids, little kids and dogs ... Read more
Fathers' day is every day here. Today is extra special.
Sunday, June 18, 2017      12 comments

In my house, every day is fathers' day. emoticon DH daily watches TV shows even though they are all reruns of ... Read more
Older and working smarter.
Friday, June 16, 2017      11 comments

Yesterday, the newly improved DH decided we needed to take our large generator in for service. That meant hooking up the cargo rack on the back of his van. A few years ago both of us would have bent over, squatted under and had the darned thing ... Read more
Epithany in making myself improved.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017      10 comments

Physical therapy, 3 days a week. Injections in both knees. Continued twinges of pain. I continue to read medical articles even though I retired. Keeping the brain active and all.... The most recent article was entitled "Cartilage Rest... Read more
The indignity of being a puppy when it's time to, well, get snipped.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      15 comments

It's tough to be my granddog. His mom took him to get neutered as well as have several puppy teeth pulled. Ah, the indignity! Nothin like snug... Read more
Living close to history
Sunday, June 11, 2017      16 comments

I can stand on the roof of my former employer and see New York City. I see it every time I visit DD2. I am opposite the WTC site if I walk up her street in her New Jersey city. I still can't bring myself to visit the memorial there. Since T... Read more
Plan the meals, not just the food.
Saturday, June 10, 2017      14 comments

How I set myself up for a new weight gain. emoticon Buy a lot of healthy foods like chicken, turkey, kale, fr... Read more
Visiting history and seeing it repeat itself
Thursday, June 08, 2017      12 comments

On the road again emoticon I'll show you some pictures when we return from a few days away. Things have imp... Read more

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