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Sunday, August 27, 2017      11 comments

This whole eye thing has been a humbling experience. Annoying to boot and thanks to ONEKIDSMOM for the shoutout. I am watching Chewy while the kids are across the pond visiting family and I was given permission by my MD to be able to walk the... Read more
Standing by
Thursday, August 24, 2017      15 comments

Nothing worse than hearing "We'll have to work on that " from my eye doctor. Everything is lemon-lime and cloudy. Apparently I am not having a fairy tale recovery. Sigh. Tired of laying on my side with my nose to the floor. Hmmmpf. ... Read more
Tuesday, August 22, 2017      10 comments

Behave and see the doc next week. Not much more than that! emoticon... Read more
Sloths can be cute. Good thing I'm cute!
Saturday, August 19, 2017      13 comments

Two weeks ago, with doctor permission, I managed to get in over 8,000 steps but that was the day I noticed vision changes had reoccurred. Argh! Ah, talking like the pirate I have become! I've been sidelined for over 4 weeks now and there's ... Read more
My prize fight was ok
Friday, August 18, 2017      13 comments

Today my doctor is happy as the surgery went very well. (I thought it was interesting from my viewpoint) My eye is pretty good although my body has some strange healing habits and he hopes it doesn't interfere with things. Drops every 2 hours... Read more
Reruns, or; I think I saw this before.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017      11 comments

Actually I'm having the bigger surgery. My retina continues to detach in other places even though what he fixed looks great. Oh, well. At least I don't have to be awake for this one. ... Read more
Tomatoes in abundance, or; my kitchen is messy.
Monday, August 14, 2017      12 comments

I live in the Garden State home to those "Jersey fresh" tomatoes. This year my tiny garden has one particular plant that produces tomatoes the size of grapefruit! It's an heirloom called Cherokee Purple. The seed spaces are rather green and it... Read more
Still behaving and missing summer activities. I'll look at old pictures.
Saturday, August 12, 2017      11 comments

At jeopardy is my anticipated vacation at the end of September which includes long flights so I am making good efforts to behave. I continue to stay mostly tethered to my couch in anticipation of a second procedure on my retina next week. It's c... Read more
holding pattern
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      12 comments

Holding myself to not overdoing things. Holding my tongue when things don't get done the way I want, even though they get done. Holding hands with DH Watching some kids grow up Intent on reading at 18 months ... Read more
Behave. Repeat. Behave.
Monday, August 07, 2017      13 comments

My doctor said I've done very well. emoticon My eye has not behaved so well. I still a have all kinds of flu... Read more
Transportation trip version 2. Planes
Sunday, August 06, 2017      9 comments

But first, perhaps a little known fact outside of PA. The Susquehanna Statue of Liberty, a 25 foot replica Originally build out of venetian blinds ... Read more
Home from the car auction with empty hands and full memories!
Saturday, August 05, 2017      14 comments

This will be a multi-blog trip because we packed in so much. First, I behaved but I think my eye didn't. I followed the doctors' instructions but the creeping dark spot has returned. Sigh. Back to the MD on Monday. We were here: ... Read more
A blog for the road. Old cars in the future.
Wednesday, August 02, 2017      17 comments

We had planned a trip to the Mecum car auction in Harrisburg with DH's bro and wife. We are still doing it although I'll be looking more slowly. I enjoy cars and some of you know I have mechanic skills. I rebuilt the engine on my '66 Mustang mys... Read more
Gratitude for small things today
Wednesday, August 02, 2017      12 comments

Yesterday DD2 came down to help out by cleaning and vacuuming. What a treat to sit and chat, too! We got a good laugh at DH in his "old" form again. In helping me find something in a closet he ended up walking around the house shirtless with his... Read more
Bonus blog. A sight to behold!
Monday, July 31, 2017      14 comments

Nice, simply nice! I still have 20/20 distance vision and the repairs look good. He'll hold judgement on the residual swelling that occurred. Behave myself, rest on my side 3 hours a day and come back in two weeks. I'll stop worrying, wil... Read more

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