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Be Healthy
Monday, January 25, 2021      0 comments

I saw a post on here that made me think about the way I see myself and how I have seen myself in the past. I do not remember a time that I have been happy about the way I look. I was happy about the way I felt when I was healthy. There was alway... Read more
This Friday
Friday, January 22, 2021      2 comments

I'm trying to be happy and count my blessings. That is all. emoticon... Read more
My Sister's Clothes
Monday, January 11, 2021      4 comments

This weekend was difficult. My brother-in-law asked me to come to his house and go through my sisters closet to see if I wanted anything. I cried the entire time but I took some of her clothes and I will remember her as I wear them. ... Read more
Dreary Day In Oklahoma
Thursday, January 07, 2021      0 comments

Overcast and dreary. Depression can set in just because the day is not bright and sunny. I've had a lot of sadness in my life in the last two months. I'm trying to elevate my mood by counting my blessings. My children and grandchildren are the b... Read more
New Normal
Monday, January 04, 2021      2 comments

My mother and sister are gone and I am living the new normal. I am ok most days because I stay busy. My children and grandchildren are a great comfort to me. Over the holidays I cooked a lot for them and my brothers and sister. I have to get bac... Read more
I Miss Them
Monday, December 28, 2020      3 comments

My Mother and my older sister are gone. My Mother from an accident or heart failure that led to the accident. She has been gone 54 days. My sister from Covid-19 and she has been gone for 31 days. I am now the oldest in my branch of the family. I... Read more
Tuesday, December 08, 2020      2 comments

My mother passed away November 4th. My two sisters and three brothers were devastated by this loss. The next week all of us tested positive for covid-19. We were vigilante with masks and distancing but it didn't seem to matter. My older sister l... Read more
Tuesday, October 27, 2020      2 comments

The ice storm has arrived here. The trees are cracking and breaking and the grass is covered with ice, but so far the roads are ok. We still have power, but if this freezing rain keeps up, the lines will be too heavy and the power will go out! ... Read more
Homemade is Always Better
Thursday, October 22, 2020      1 comments

Homemade chicken and egg noodles for supper the night before last when the high was 59 degrees. More carbs than I should have but my daughter and grandson really wanted me to make them. I only ate about a cup....they tasted so good...and it wasn... Read more
Monday --It feels like Fall!
Monday, October 19, 2020      4 comments

Fall makes me want to hunker down at home, eat soup and drink hot tea. It also makes me not want to exercise and to eat comfort food with that tea....banana bread and such things. I have looked for some recipes that are low carb. I will be tryin... Read more
So Are The Days of My Life
Thursday, October 15, 2020      0 comments

Counting the calories. Counting the carbs. Counting the fat. Checking the blood sugar. So are the days of my life. ... Read more
Getting It Under Control
Wednesday, October 14, 2020      3 comments

Getting what I put in my mouth under control so I can get my blood sugar under control is my main goal. Getting exercise at the right time is also a key. Tracking is helping me to understand the ups and downs of it. ... Read more
Staying away from refined sugar is so hard!!!!!!!!!!
Tuesday, October 13, 2020      4 comments

I have a daily struggle with the beast! Sugar is truly an addiction and is ruining my health. The doc was not happy with the results of my blood work and neither was I. Cravings are the worst in the evenings. I have got to start doing my crafts ... Read more
Lost Focus
Thursday, October 08, 2020      5 comments

I have not been feeling well so I lost focus on my short term and long term goals. I have been to the doctor and am on a new plan so that will help me. My new short term goal is to be at 178 by November 9th. That is 31 days to lose 10 pounds. I ... Read more
This weather is wonderful!
Wednesday, September 09, 2020      1 comments

We went from horribly hot to wonderfully cool in no time at all yesterday! That's not unusual in Oklahoma. I sure am loving the cool as well as the rain. We so needed the moisture. It is giving me the incentive to go outside and do some walking ... Read more

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