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I have an appointment with my VA primary care doctor, be the Lord Willing, tomorrow afternoon.
Monday, May 10, 2021      5 comments

I made an appointment with my primary care doctor for tomorrow afternoon, I have had bouts of diarrhea since last Wednesday, and pain in my left hip. Years ago, when my two children were both still using car seats, there was a Roadway truc... Read more
The rest of the story about the baby birds.
Monday, May 03, 2021      5 comments

The rest of the story about the baby birds. The nest fell out of the tree and our son found only three of the four babies. He moved the nest again and I wanted to see where he had put it. I didn't see it in the tree where he had put it, so he... Read more
Baby birds in their nest.
Saturday, May 01, 2021      4 comments

Deuteronomy 22:6  If a bird's nest chance to be before thee in the way in any tree, or on the ground, whether they be young ones, or eggs, and the dam sitting upon the young, or upon the eggs, thou shalt not take the dam with the young:  Ou... Read more
We got our taxes done today, Thursday, April 29, 2021
Thursday, April 29, 2021      4 comments

Our preparer told us that if we contact Maryland about our taxes, and have them stop taking them out, that our standard deduction and our income will make it so that we won't even have to file taxes unless we itemize. We live in Kentucky now an... Read more
The weather is warming up.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021      2 comments

I am working on spreadsheets for 2020 and I'm almost done. My son thinks they are a big waste of time. While doing them, I found where a medical center billed Medicare, the VA and another insurance for the same appointments. My husband we... Read more
I submitted a question to Spark People about mapping my walking route.
Thursday, April 15, 2021      6 comments

I submitted a question to Spark People about mapping my walking route. I received a prompt answer, but Spark People does not offer that feature any more. I will probably have my husband track the mileage in the car and then begin walking. ... Read more
I started a ketogenic diet last Saturday.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021      1 comments

I started a ketogenic diet last Saturday. This is the second time that I have used this diet. I found my food list after the move into our new house. I am tired of being overweight and having health problems that I am hoping the diet will... Read more
I went to the doctor today.
Wednesday, April 07, 2021      1 comments

I went to see my Primary Care Physician today at the Community Based Outpatient Clinic. She said she heard a heart murmur. Also I told her I am having weakness in the thigh of my left leg. She said that diabetes can eat muscle tissue if the b... Read more
Eye exam today at the VA Center in Chillicothe, Ohio
Thursday, April 01, 2021      2 comments

Today I had an appointment for an eye exam. I didn't receive any information about where I was to be seen, so I went to the building where I had a diabetic retinopathy exam done and found out I needed to go to a different building. My husband ... Read more
Cleaning for the Bible Conference.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021      1 comments

My husband took the pastor's wife to a dental appointment this morning. She called us later to ask us if we would meet her at the church building to clean it for the Bible Conference the church is hosting this Friday evening and Saturday. We w... Read more
My weight is higher than what is on my ticker, but I believe I will get to the 100's this year.
Monday, March 29, 2021      4 comments

My weight fluctuates up to 10 pounds. I am trying to be more mindful this week. There is a lot of stuff in the house that is not good for weight loss. It is the same old battle for me, to avoid it and ignore it. Today, my weight was 204.8 po... Read more
Today was a busy day for me.
Tuesday, March 23, 2021      6 comments

I talked with a VA nutritionist this morning and had another module to read for our next tele-conference. I began reading that on the way to the dentist. He ground off the piece of cement that held the tooth that came out and ground off a shar... Read more
My husband's 70th birthday celebration.
Monday, March 22, 2021      7 comments

My husband turned 70 on the first day of Spring. Our son and his wife came out to Kentucky from Falling Waters, WV and got here about 3 AM Saturday morning. We all slept in on Saturday, ate breakfast, and then went to the Capitol Market near C... Read more
Another tooth came out today.
Friday, March 12, 2021      4 comments

My dentist cemented two of my teeth together last year. One was leaning to one side. Today I bit down on a dark chocolate bar and felt it pop. Near the root it wiggled, and I was able to pull it out without any pain; it didn't even bleed. ... Read more
I took Bayou for her walk today and I used the walking sticks that my husband bought for me.
Thursday, March 11, 2021      3 comments

I took Bayou for a walk this evening. I used my walking sticks. I had my husband buy them for me last year when a veteran that's in the same VA MOVE program as I am, said he bought them to avoid falling. When we lived in Maryland, my husba... Read more

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