500,000-749,999 SparkPoints 626,381

AQUAGIRL08's Blogs

My First Pre Op Explains A Lot!
Wednesday, January 04, 2017      7 comments

This afternoon, I had my first pre op and it was with my primary care doctor. I explained that I feel like I'm sitting on a keg of dynamite because this surgery was cancelled once and rescheduled. By the time my surgery rolls around, I will ha... Read more
Tuesday, January 03, 2017      6 comments

Hubby is feeling better today! Yay! We met good friends for a late breakfast and had a wonderful time. There's nothing like surrounding yourself with positive people to boost your mood. It was great. After breakfast, we returned home and... Read more
A Busy Day....
Monday, January 02, 2017      5 comments

Today has been a very busy day. Hubby has been sick with the flu. I'm dreading the possibility that he might give it to me. With my rescheduled surgery looming on the horizon, the very last thing I need is to be sick. I did have a flu shot so... Read more
The Day After Christmas
Monday, December 26, 2016      13 comments

Hubby and I have relaxed and kicked back today. My eating has been on plan! Yay! Lots of fruits and veggies today. Perhaps I'll have some sugar free, gluten free pumpkin pie later. It was delicious yesterday! I'm making a grocery list for fr... Read more
Merry Christmas!
Sunday, December 25, 2016      7 comments

To all of my Spark friends out there, have a joyous day today. Let the joy in your heart carry you into the new year. I am blessed to have you in my life! Merry Christmas, Happy Chanukah, Happy Kwanza! ... Read more
My Holding Pattern.......
Saturday, December 24, 2016      6 comments

My original plan was to be finished with my Christmas preparations by the end of November so that my scheduled pre op appointments would not cause any conflicts. I am proud to say that everything was accomplished and I was ready to roll before ... Read more
Fun With Sharon10002's Daily Challenges
Sunday, December 11, 2016      4 comments

Starting on December 1st I have been doing Sharon10002's daily Christmas challenge. I am having a wonderful time doing it! It really helps me to remember what the season is all about! (She does a daily blog post on her page.)... Read more
Connecting With Old Friends Is Wonderful!
Sunday, December 04, 2016      9 comments

A few days ago, I heard from an old friend. She was stressed and asked me if she could call me. We were very close friends 40 years ago and kind of lost track of one another. I was thrilled to hear from her. She has retired and moved to my sta... Read more
Sick Puppy Means Interrupted Sleep
Saturday, December 03, 2016      6 comments

Our puppy, Zeus, had a rough day yesterday. At first, I thought he (and the other two dogs) were clingy because they sensed that I was stressed and in pain. That may have been partly true but when Zeus threw up the first time, it changed my op... Read more
Tough, Stressful Week
Friday, December 02, 2016      4 comments

This has been a less than stellar week. My December surgery was cancelled and rescheduled at a different hospital at the end of January. I'm playing the 1-2-3 shuffle game once again. So much for all of my pre Christmas planning. If you want to ... Read more
Using Crafts To Battle Anxiety
Saturday, November 26, 2016      10 comments

I have felt super stressed since my orthopedist 's appointment this passed Monday. I knew my knee was poor but to hear my doctor tell me that it was really bad and I need to use caution, zinged me out. My daughter in her calm, wise way suggest... Read more
Happy Thanksgiving!
Thursday, November 24, 2016      11 comments

Thanksgiving is a time for reflection, celebration and being thankful. I am thankful for Spark People and all of the friends I have made here. I am thankful to be living in a country where I am free. I am thankful for those who serve every day... Read more
Sometimes Anxiety Is Warranted
Tuesday, November 22, 2016      13 comments

For the last 8 - 10 days, I've been filled with an overwhelming sense of anxiety. My leg was really bothering me and I was worried about my orthopedist appointment. This knee problem was an unexpected twist in my ongoing saga of surgeries. The... Read more
It Pays To Be Organized
Wednesday, November 16, 2016      6 comments

With only a few little exceptions, I'm finished with my Christmas shopping. Today, Hubby treated me to a nice breakfast out. I started a marathon Christmas gift wrapping session when we returned home. I ordered a few gifts that haven't yet arr... Read more
Resigned To The Next Round Of Surgery
Wednesday, November 02, 2016      9 comments

Never a dull moment! I got home from visiting my daughter and the "fun" started. First, I started with my neurological testing. This was an effort to figure out what is wrong with my left hand and arm which are partially numb (They have been ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 Last Page »