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"Get Moving"
Saturday, June 06, 2020      5 comments

That's the moto for myself today. I have been sitting too much during this pandemic and MUST GET MOVING. I've been gaining weight and I'm sure losing muscle. I'm back to work now so that has helped some this week but..... I must keep moving, eve... Read more
Good week!
Saturday, May 02, 2020      6 comments

It's been a good week. DH and I are still at home... keeping away from COVID. We'll be here at least two more weeks. I go to the store once a week but this time I've ordered online and will pick up my groceries on Monday morning. That's a first ... Read more
My StepMom
Saturday, April 25, 2020      7 comments

This week my StepMom had a slight stroke. She is home but my step brother and his wife can not take care of her 24/7 like she needs. Twice this week she has wondered out of bed at night and fallen. It has been decided that Mom needs to enter a n... Read more
A Quickie!
Saturday, April 18, 2020      9 comments

Just a quick note to say that I'm Still HOME. Well, most everyone in the world is home, avoiding the Coronavirus. Our news this week is that we had a new walk in shower installed in our second bathroom! We had arranged for this and paid hal... Read more
Happy Easter and our PLANS!
Saturday, April 11, 2020      3 comments

While at HOME because of the Conronavirus, Easter us being celebrated at home. Yesterday my dh and I watched our Good Friday service online. Tomorrow we'll watch our church's Easter Service at 9AM USA Central Zone at: https://www.... Read more
Staying home for Holy Week
Saturday, April 04, 2020      3 comments

Tomorrow is Palm Sunday. Our church has services online every Sunday, not just during this time when we are home bound because of Coronavirus. But they are making the services more family oriented now since the children will likely be with their... Read more
Noah and the ARK
Saturday, March 28, 2020      4 comments

If Noah was in the ARK for one year and ten days, we should be able to stay in our homes for a few weeks during this Coronavirus pandemic. DH and I are doing fine at home We have plenty of food and things to do. About that "plenty of food" ... Read more
Wednesday, March 18, 2020      5 comments

Well, DH and I are at HOME, pretty much isolating ourself Covid 19. We are both 70+ and with health issues. We did go out today to leave off our tax documents at the CP's office but did not see him. He can not meet clients in the conference... Read more
Ideas for meals that are HIGH in FIBER.
Tuesday, March 10, 2020      2 comments

I'm working at getting rid of "stuff" in my condo. I am not a hoarder but I just have too many things that I do not use. Ok, I know that anything with BEANS is high in Fiber. Please post your favorite meals that have BEANS or other High Fib... Read more
Going UP!
Monday, March 02, 2020      7 comments

It's my weight that has being going UP. Not good. I'm now inspired to work on it. One thing I need to change is my activity level. I started to wear a pedometer and know that I don't get many steps in at all in a day. I will take a walk today t... Read more
Ideas for meals that are LOW Carb, LOW Cholestereol?
Wednesday, February 26, 2020      7 comments

My Cholesterol is a bit high and I have six months to bring it down or I will need to begin medicine. A couple of years ago I was able to bring down my cholesterol by eating lots of oatmeal. I think that will not work for me this time because I ... Read more
Less Busy Week!
Monday, February 17, 2020      3 comments

Last week was SO busy but this week is less busy. I'm glad. I did have to go to the dentist this morning for a filling of a small cavity. My mouth is still numb! After the dentist I went to a store to buy a stove. The oven in my stove is no... Read more
Social Eating!
Tuesday, February 11, 2020      8 comments

UPDATE: Yesterday I went to the Dr. office to have a nurse check out my blood pressure since my blood pressure medicine had been changed. My pressure was SO MUCH BETTER, the best I can ever remember. It was 115 over something. I don't remember... Read more
Lab Results.... No Diabetes! Yeah!!
Tuesday, February 04, 2020      8 comments

I got my lab results back from my Dr. visit last Monday. My blood sugar was low so I do not have diabetes. At 70 years old and obese I always wonder if diabetes will "strike" but so far it hasn't. My Cholesterol is up some though. A couple ... Read more
Getting checked out!
Tuesday, January 28, 2020      6 comments

An update about my brother. He passed away from a brain bleed (stroke) and a week later we had his Memorial service in Minnesota. It was good seeing my other brothers, their wives and also nieces, nephews and cousins. You know you're in Min... Read more

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