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Tuesday, October 04, 2016      10 comments

I am resilient and I am blessed. All the lovely comments and goodies for my birthday blues were greatly appreciated and helped. Eldest SS and his girlfriend came over Sunday evening to celebrate New Year. We are interfaith so it's mild but a... Read more
Birthday Blues
Saturday, October 01, 2016      11 comments

Well, here we are again, a year older. I am 20 pounds less than I was 2 years ago. So, for those of you who are discouraged, sometimes, it just takes time. The race doesn't go to the swift always. But it's funny, I am not sure that I feel... Read more
Log Ins
Wednesday, September 28, 2016      7 comments

I think I have been on SP since Christmas Day 2008. I went on every day, I didn't always click the log in button as I mistakenly thought my activity counted.Once I realized the error of my ways, I clicked every day.At first my goal was to get... Read more
Steps and Kindness
Friday, September 16, 2016      5 comments

Last night I had a meeting to attend at RXR Plaza aka EAB Plaza where I used to work for years. As some of you may know, I have some mobility issues. It's just another part of me. RXR Plaza is not even remotely handicapped accessible; something ... Read more
If it weren't for...
Thursday, September 15, 2016      5 comments

You know I am obsessed with how little I weigh now- the least in my adult life.Well, things have shifted around with age. And due to my condition, I am losing muscle tone.Yes, I fight it at the gym and my waist is smaller. So today I am looking... Read more
DH again
Monday, September 12, 2016      16 comments

Yesterday was off to a bad start. I kept on smelling something off in the night. When DH woke, he screamed at cats and said one of them had urinated in front of stove. Mollie is our old girl and she is dying. As he was cleaning up, he notice... Read more
Whatever happened to us and doctor update
Monday, August 29, 2016      5 comments

I have been in pain recently which is unusual. My issue with my legs is that I can't feel anything. Of course, I hurt when I fall but that's the exception. For over a month, my left knee has felt like it's blown up after I stand for just a fe... Read more
Spark reports and Gym Revelations
Sunday, August 28, 2016      8 comments

I have been posting recently about how I am the lowest weight I can remember in my adult life.It's been pretty amazing for me. Last year I was going down but the difference in the way my clothes fit has been really noticeable. And people who h... Read more
Learned at the Salon
Sunday, August 14, 2016      3 comments

I guess this is part of the "wedding" blog I arranged to go to the salon prior to SS's wedding. I knew it was an event that was going to make me feel vulnerable. That being said, I was brought up to regard salons as hell on earth. I see ti... Read more
Goings On
Sunday, July 31, 2016      4 comments

Yesterday I had a plan. I was signed up for a wineglass painting class in the afternoon and was going to go to gym mid – late morning. I need to space things out in terms of energy. Also, lately my feet burn painfully in my brace after a cou... Read more
What I learned at the doctor
Wednesday, July 20, 2016      6 comments

My medical insurance. My primary doctor isn't part of the plan. We moved and she's over 20 miles away. I went to urgent care near the house. I was supposed to go back to my primary, DH has more medical issues than me so he changed months ag... Read more
Weight vs Thin
Monday, July 18, 2016      4 comments

I weighed and was down a half on Saturday. Truthgully, it depends on the day and time. Today, I am up 1.5 but know it will drop. Besides, this range is the least I have weighed in my adult life. And I am about 2 pounds less than my mother wa... Read more
Happenings at the Gym
Thursday, July 14, 2016      3 comments

So, DH gets my foot into sneaker today. Yeah. Head off to gym. Yesterday, there was a detour but I made it. Today, I pull up and there's a police car in front of the gym. I call DH and he says maybe someone is getting a ticket. No. No oth... Read more
DH and Funnies?
Wednesday, July 13, 2016      4 comments

As you know, due to my condition, I fall from time to time. As a rule I do it well. We were leaving the house after my first gym visit to go to Home depot for garden things when my leg buckled and went out from under me. Luckily, I grabbed th... Read more
Gym Excuses and another NSV
Thursday, July 07, 2016      1 comments

I have been unable to do much of anything because of my deep wound blisters. Finally, I have a scab, much less swelling. Yesterday, I was ready and psyched to go to the gym, last visit was a week ago which triggered a relapse on the wound. I... Read more

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