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The Flu And The Big Ice Storm!
Wednesday, February 25, 2015      17 comments

It's been a rough couple weeks. I got the flu a couple weeks ago. It was pretty bad for a week. As I was getting better, my husband got it. We were both coughing like crazy. Just as my husband was getting better, we had a major ice st... Read more
Smart TV's and exercise
Tuesday, February 10, 2015      27 comments

Usually, hubby and I go to an aerobics class every weekday morning at 8 am. Over the weekend, hubby hurt his back and wasn't feeling up to going to class on Monday. I was all dressed in my workout clothes before I realized he wasn't able to wo... Read more
Back in Tennessee....it's good to be home.
Monday, February 09, 2015      23 comments

I really loved my month in Florida last month. It was the first time that I've ever been a snowbird. I really "get" the concept after doing it. Even though the winters in Tennessee aren't nearly as bad as they are in so much of the US, Januar... Read more
Jim and the big fish!
Wednesday, January 21, 2015      24 comments

My husband went deep sea fishing today and got this! Now he's got a big fish tale to tell!... Read more
One year anniversary from last chemo!
Thursday, January 15, 2015      34 comments

Today is the one year anniversary from my last chemo infusion. This time last year, I barely had enough strength to climb a flight of stairs or walk from one end of the house to the other. I was completely bald and would surprise myself every ... Read more
Beach boys at the beach!
Saturday, January 10, 2015      22 comments

Yesterday was a wonderful day. I took a three mile walk on the beach....barefoot and in shorts. I love how I get to do this in January! It was 10 degrees this morning back home. I think I could easily become a snowbird! ... Read more
High winds this morning....but still in the 60's
Thursday, January 08, 2015      23 comments

This morning, I woke up to the sound of howling wind on the beach. The plate glass sliding doors to the balcony of our rental unit are actually bowing with the wind gusts. It's pretty amazing. Even so, it's supposed to be in the mid 60's here... Read more
Greetings from Florida!
Monday, January 05, 2015      27 comments

Hubby and I are in Florida for the month of January. It's so relaxing walking on the beach each day. What a wonderful way to get some exercise. I'm having trouble loading pictures this morning, but here is one of the sunrise view from o... Read more
Almost half way there....(to Florida)
Tuesday, December 30, 2014      17 comments

We loaded up the car today and started our toward our month-long stay in Florida. We had planned on an easy 6 hour drive today and another 6 hours tomorrow to make it to our destination (Jensen Beach on Hutchinson Island). I realized we ... Read more
Packing day....met December exercise goal.
Monday, December 29, 2014      19 comments

Today, I'm packing for our month long trip to Florida. I'm debating about taking our bicycles with us. We have a Prius and don't like to carry the bikes on the outside. If we take the bikes inside the car, getting everything else in will be m... Read more
Christmas Decorations Down...Florida is next!
Saturday, December 27, 2014      21 comments

We took the Christmas decorations down today. We needed to get them down early because we will be leaving soon on a trip to Florida! I enjoyed looking at the Christmas decorations so I was a little sad to need to take them down so soon. I... Read more
Quiet Christmas....very nice
Friday, December 26, 2014      19 comments

Yesterday, we had a pretty quiet Christmas. We went to my mom's assisted living place and had lunch with her and my brother and his wife. I really enjoy getting together with my brother and his wife so the visit was a lot of fun. As my mom is... Read more
Line dancing...late to the party!
Friday, December 19, 2014      23 comments

Last spring, hubby I started going to a beginner line dancing class at our fitness center. Neither one of us had every done any line dancing before. It was a great way for me to get back into exercise after finishing up my treatments for brea... Read more
Size inflation/vanity sizing drives me nuts!
Thursday, December 18, 2014      19 comments

Size inflation or vanity sizing is rampant! I lost a lot of weight over the last year. When I finally bought some new pants last summer, I was surprised to find that I wore a size 2 in jeans at Kohl's. BUT....that's not really true.... Read more
What a difference a year makes!
Tuesday, December 16, 2014      18 comments

Today in aerobics class, I was really struck by the difference in me today versus a year ago. This time last year, I was doing what I call "the hard chemo" after three months of doing a "not quite as hard" chemo. I was so weak I couldn't walk ... Read more

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