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Another Monday; another beginning
Monday, September 17, 2012      5 comments

Waking up to good habits today...although my sleep quality last night was not the greatest. Ate a good lo-cal breakfast; tracked it; am doing a breathing treatment so that next I can exercise. I've been working out regularly on my recumbant bi... Read more
Visit to Rheumy in NYC
Saturday, September 15, 2012      5 comments

I went to the rheumy on Friday with a good friend of mine. The trip was long and exhausting. The doctor (Doc. S) greeted me and looked at me and said, "Well you don't look SO terrible!" I don't know what he was expecting...but he of all peop... Read more
Dilemma
Friday, September 14, 2012      6 comments

It's 6:53 AM and I'm dressed and ready, waiting for my friend's car to pull up in front of my house. He is taking me to NYC today as he always does when I have a rheumatology appointment. Yesterday another friend took me to see a surgeon about... Read more
Doin' It!!!
Saturday, September 08, 2012      8 comments

Yeah. I exercised for a half hour every day this week. And I measured food AND tracked for the past two or maybe three days. Yesterday I was in range for Calories, fat, and carbs. but low on protein. Today I was slightly low on calories an... Read more
Believing in Today
Friday, September 07, 2012      5 comments

I'd lost ten pounds in the hospital in the beginning of August. Since that time I've regained that ten---and another ten on top of that, (spent the month of August on Steroids, bah!) This brings me to my all time high weight....I've been so di... Read more
My Pursuit of Joy
Wednesday, September 05, 2012      7 comments

Yesterday, I felt like crap. Honestly. I even thought maybe my endocarditis had returned as I was experiencing one attack of sweats after each attack of chills. I was tired....felt like I"d been dragged behind a speedboat (had to explain my ... Read more
The Real Thing: and it's not Coke
Friday, August 31, 2012      3 comments

I have flirted with Spark People for a while now. I haven't tracked food consistently for a long time; I have exercised in spurts--or should I say "drips and dabs." I have meanwhile, watched myself develop the "persona" of a fat person: Droo... Read more
Snoozin'
Thursday, August 23, 2012      10 comments

No matter what I did today, I could not keep my eyes open. I slept a normal amount for me (10 hours) and then got up. The problem was that every time I sat down, my eyes closed and I was out for the count. The whole day had that surreal not-q... Read more
A Day and Night of Bad Choices
Friday, August 10, 2012      9 comments

Wow. Am I ever glad that today is a new day with a clean slate! I started out okay yesterday....and then made a trip to the grocery store while I was hungry and in need of some "comfort"--and naturally, I sought that comfort in the act of buyi... Read more
Huffing and Puffing
Wednesday, August 08, 2012      7 comments

Today I had an eyedoctor appointment in town so I asked the friend who was driving me to my appointment if she wanted to walk in town with me prior to my appt. She was willing so we left an hour early....It was a beautiful morning although the ... Read more
disorganized
Tuesday, August 07, 2012      4 comments

my thoughts are disorganized. Thus, my life is out of control I am teetering on the brink of hospitalization. I have had zero motivation and have regained 3 of the 7 lbs I'd lost last week. I am not eating right nor well. I am eating ... Read more
disorganized
Tuesday, August 07, 2012      1 comments

my thoughts are disorganized. Thus, my life is out of control I am teetering on the brink of hospitalization. I have had zero motivation and have regained 3 of the 7 lbs I'd lost last week. I am not eating right nor well. I am eating ... Read more
All Hands on Deck
Sunday, July 22, 2012      10 comments

this is going to be a picture blog. I'm going to show you a 'before" and an "after" picture of my hands. "Before what?" you ask? Before Psoriatic Arthritis - the disease that I struggle with every day. The disease that has stolen my life aw... Read more
Winning and Beat
Friday, July 20, 2012      5 comments

Well, since last Sunday's blog I have exercised 4 days and skipped one. I've even kicked up the workout a notch and been doing it for 30 minutes rather than 15. Today I really struggled through and probably quit or two minutes early. it was th... Read more
Assessing and Assigning
Sunday, July 15, 2012      6 comments

This past week was a wash. I gained back the three or four pounds I'd recently lost and ate WAY too much and most of what i ate was junk. I really do NOT know what my problem is! Never, ever in my life have I not been able to resist eating thi... Read more

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