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Cravings I: Cleansing the Palate
Monday, February 27, 2012      5 comments

On my mind… the word “crave.” To… long for, desire, need, want, yearn for, require, hunger after, pine for. I have found that if I eat a piece of chocolate - let’s say, a Hershey kiss – the taste of chocolate remains on my tongue. It mak... Read more
I've slipped off the path of my journey into a dirty ditch of water.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012      8 comments

My journey... I began this journey the end of May 2011 - had a great June and July, then I got Shingles and went on a 2-week business trip. Between the two, I had to to "r... Read more
a relaxing day!
Saturday, February 18, 2012      7 comments

Enjoyed a very lazy day at home... very relaxing... so much so that I stayed in my pjs! (I'm kind of embarrassed to admit that!). However, this resulted in a very few steps and no exercise... :( (primarily because I woke up with a very sore ... Read more
baby pics - and I must stay awake... I must stay awake...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012      7 comments

Just home for a couple hours... feeding cats, grabbing supper, putting my swollen feet up, hopefully exercising, trying not to fall asleep because I need to return to my friend's home at 10 pm for my shift... The longer I sit the more I'm stru... Read more
Friday, February 10, 2012      2 comments

A friend (who is a lot like a mom to me) is getting a pacemaker right now... yesterday, her heart beat was 32 beats/min... I'm once again in awe of the technology that is available... and the physician's assistant was excellent in expla... Read more
baby, guardian, stamina...
Friday, February 10, 2012      7 comments

Baby Benjamin is doing well! Jaundice is down and not an issue now... He began gaining weight since Monday, and next appointment is next Wed! I figure that means that they're not too worried about his weight. :-) His mommy introduced the bot... Read more
A-X about me...
Tuesday, February 07, 2012      8 comments

Not sure if I should take time for this. . . but . . . it tells you a bit more about me! :-) A - Available or married? -- Married :-) 30 yrs in June! B- Book? -- No, BOOKS!!! Plural.....between my hubby and I we have a small librar... Read more
Tuesday, February 07, 2012      5 comments

I'm feeling a bit better since I've had 2 fairly good nights' sleep... not 8 hrs yet, but getting closer. I went back to my xbox exercising... after being away from it for 1-1/2 weeks, I had lost some agility - and especially endurance/... Read more
Amount of Sleep = pain level, stamina, and ability to function
Sunday, February 05, 2012      6 comments

Home tonight... ah... peace and quiet! :) I've learned that the amount of sleep I get directly affects my pain level, stamina, and ability to function. For those who may not have read my other blog posts this week, I've been staying wi... Read more
Saturday, February 04, 2012      9 comments

Just a quick update... Got my water in today, as well as my steps... pretty sure I stayed in calorie range, but haven't tracked Thur or Fri. As for my daughter and grandchildren... Good news is - Benjamin gained 4 oz and his bil... Read more
the wrong time to lose weight...
Friday, February 03, 2012      7 comments

My new grandson, almost 6 days old, has had to return to the dr's office every day since he was released with Mommy from the hospital on Monday. The dr's office is almost an hour away... This is becoming excessively stressful on my daughter's ... Read more
Thursday, February 02, 2012      7 comments

I know... you'll all probably be in shock that this is a short blog! Enjoy while you've got it. lol Spending the week helping my daughter with the new baby, and now with her older two children... She's single, so she's needed my help even... Read more
Baby came!!!
Tuesday, January 31, 2012      10 comments

I've been a bit busy since my last blog... to keep from being too wordy, I'll just give you the short version... *Hubby was gone to warm California Wed-Sat. ****FRIDAY *Daughter's water broke and she went into labor Friday night. ... Read more
My melting list...
Friday, January 27, 2012      5 comments

Hubby is in meetings in California - with nice warm temps! (he needed an air conditioner on!) I am happy to be in front of my upstairs fireplace, warm and content, here in northern Wisconsin. (not EVEN thinking about air conditioners!) ... Read more
Tuesday's This and that
Wednesday, January 25, 2012      5 comments

Well... Took my daughter for her weekly OB check up - she was seen a nurse practitioner - and we agreed, she wasn't our favorite... anyway - still only about 3 cm dilated... so... at this point, unless she goes into labor between now and t... Read more

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