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That Old Black Magic Called Love
Monday, April 05, 2021      4 comments

In a spin.... Read more
Tuesday, March 16, 2021. It was a Very Un-good Year. It will be a Very Good Year!
Tuesday, March 16, 2021      2 comments

There is no point in denying the realities in life. There is no point in dwelling on the negative realities. My reality is now, and now is good. My tomorrow will be a Happy St. Paddy's Day! ... Read more
Whine: a long, high-pitched complaining cry
Friday, November 13, 2020      2 comments

I’ll be back... Read more
Do I have the Binge Under Control, or is it Just on Pause
Saturday, May 23, 2020      4 comments

Well, I am not even sure it is under control...I just haven’t had a binge moment for a few days, and it feels like the “moment” has past. What a nuisance these things are; it’s as if some stranger has taken over for the sole purpose of making ... Read more
Homemade Chicken Broth
Thursday, May 07, 2020      2 comments

Yes. Yesterday was a strange day, so I used the rest of the roasted chicken to make broth in my crockpot. Since I had started late, I let it cool a bit during dinner, then refrigerated it overnight. I have been making broth most of my life, so I... Read more
Strange Wednesday
Wednesday, May 06, 2020      3 comments

Hot and windy; Every day is turning out to be a surprise.... Read more
The Exception Proves the Rule
Sunday, May 03, 2020      2 comments

I always sleep like a rock, but I had a bad dream last night that has stayed with me all day. The dream was a remembering of an unpleasant event that happened on #3 son’s fifth birthday. The event was minor, but what affected me most about the ... Read more
Friday. It was a Very Good Walk
Saturday, May 02, 2020      3 comments

The wind had died out, the sun was in a good place, the temp was coolish enough to wear an extra shirt and not get overheated yet be warm enough for that las leg, and we were able to walk farther and for a longer time. Yessiree. That walk was a ... Read more
Thursday. More and More People are Out and About
Thursday, April 30, 2020      4 comments

Many jokes have been made about how sprawled out cities in California are—there is no “there” there. Never understood that mentality—why would others want to live cheek-to-jowl? Virus speaking, the sprawl is a good thing, making it possible for ... Read more
Wednesday. The End of Another Week is Fastly Approaching
Wednesday, April 29, 2020      1 comments

The weekend was non-descript. On Monday, I woke up on the wrong side of the bed and was angry about nearly everything, then became humanized on Tuesday. . .whew! . . It would be terrible to be stuck in the angry mode...how sad it must be for tho... Read more
Day 28, Four Weeks of a New Habit
Saturday, April 25, 2020      2 comments

Not batting a thousand, but am still well into the game. Meditating instead of snacking is working. Meditating seems to be helpful during this quarantine, as well. Let Me Outta Here! Good weather brought bad allergies, and it just occurred to m... Read more
Allergies have Hit with a Vengeance
Wednesday, April 22, 2020      4 comments

Need I say more? emoticon... Read more
Day 23, Meditate/not Snack
Monday, April 20, 2020      4 comments

This has become a integral part of my routine.When three o’clock comes, before the healthy snack raises my blood sugars, I get a strange, panicky feeling, but I grab my iPad instead of searching for food. I wonder how long it will take for that ... Read more
Day 20, Friday
Friday, April 17, 2020      2 comments

My dear friend, Alan, has passed away. I miss him, sorely...he was a member of our pottery club, a surrogate brother to me, and the third member of my family to die in 12 months. May they rest in peace. ... Read more
Day 18, Tax Day Postponed
Wednesday, April 15, 2020      4 comments

All is good...bought a roasted chicken...so far it’ been tacos and salad...tomorrow is another chicken day! Got some pork marinating for tacos al pastor...that’ll be two more dinners. My house has never been so clean! It tKes 25 minutes ... Read more

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