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Day 1...Finding a NEW Normal
Monday, October 10, 2011      6 comments

After the passing of my FIL, we're trying to find our new normal. I'm working on a book for the kids "Missing Papa." It will include their poetry, pictures, and thoughts of Papa. I intend to have it completed by Thanksgiving. (Our first fam... Read more
Gets Better...
Tuesday, October 04, 2011      2 comments

Well...it seems there's been a little mix up at the cemetary. Dad was buried next to his mother in law. That shouldn't be a problem right??? That just so happens to be MOM's spot...prearranged many years ago when her parents gave her the lots... Read more
Update and Passing
Monday, September 26, 2011      12 comments

Thank you to my Spark Family for the prayers and kind words during this SHORT Cancer journey with my FIL. We had all weekend with him to stroke his bald head, tell specia... Read more
Update
Saturday, September 24, 2011      4 comments

Hospice is now helping us help Dad stay comfortable. We've had precious "moments" this week. Reflections: 1. I'm certain my mother in law is more beautiful to me now than ever. 2. My Big Ol' tough guy is wearing down as witness ... Read more
Father in Law Coming Home
Thursday, September 15, 2011      11 comments

Thank you for your support, prayers...and friendship. 1. FIL coming home by ambulance. 2. He's said NO MORE CHEMO. 3. Today he refused his insulin. 4. Having drained 2 liters of fluid from his lungs yesterday, his wound "may heal ... Read more
Update
Sunday, September 11, 2011      9 comments

Father in law was taken by ambulance...Diabetic Coma. It's been a difficult week. I'll post an update when I can. Prayers appreciated as FIL continues his battle against the newest tumor and other circumstances.... Read more
Hit and Run
Thursday, September 01, 2011      7 comments

Well...Let's see..hmmmm??? Dear Sir...After you slammed into the back of my car loaded WITH PRECIOUS CARGO, we were a little afraid when you got out of your SUV slinging around THE word. What a shame you drove off. NOT a good example of CIT... Read more
Updates
Wednesday, August 31, 2011      3 comments

Crazy season of life... 1. My father in law is back in the hospital. Another tumor has appeared. He's too weak for an operation. (He was on his last round of chemo...for good...when the NEW tumor appeared.) As soon as I know something, I... Read more
From Cole Gately's Mother (sharing her burden)
Sunday, August 28, 2011      4 comments

Cole (my student) was killed last July 4th in a four-wheeler accident(2010). Please help me wrap his mother in prayer. Another Anniversay. by Terri Flannery ... Read more
Together We Pray..."Opal50's Blog"
Tuesday, August 23, 2011      3 comments

Wednesday, August 17, 2011 "Sing to the Lord a new song; sing to the Lord, all the earth." Psalm 96 This is a prayer for rain in those dry areas of America ......join in!!!! Large Prayer Circle As evidenced by people living in ... Read more
Back to School
Tuesday, August 16, 2011      6 comments

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Burning the Candle at Both Ends
Monday, August 08, 2011      9 comments

Dear Friends, 1. Exhausted 2. First Day of Contract Today 3. Open House for Parents Tonight 4. Lesson Plans, Interactive Bulletin Boards, Centers, Team Information Center (Check) 5. School Supplies for 150 kids purch... Read more
Day 2: Clean Eating Back to Basics
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      3 comments

Good Grief! I didn't pack my cooler. I wasn't PLANNING on NEEDING it! Let me be perfectly honest...I KNOW BETTER!!!!!! 7:00 Meal 1: 4 egg whites w/spinach; 1/2 cup oatmeal w/ 1/2 apple & tbsp Flax seed 10:00 Meal 2: 1/2 apple w/ ... Read more
Day 1 Clean Eating...Back to the basics
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      2 comments

Page 188 from Stripped by Tosca Reno reminds me: 1. Eat More! 6 meals a day every 2 1/2 - 3 hours. 10:30 Meal 1= 4 egg whites and spinach; oatmeal, 2 TBSP Flax Seed, 1/2 apple, coconut milk 1:30 Meal 2= Tuna on Ezekial Bread (1 slice), t... Read more
Facebook Announcement
Sunday, July 24, 2011      5 comments

I know...These verses are REALLY on my mind. I used them in my Facebook Announcement today. My facebook friends are not on Spark people, so many of them have NO idea of my journey. I wanted to throw up right before I clicked "share." What a ... Read more

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