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Look on the Bright Side
Friday, September 25, 2020      12 comments

I know, I know! What bright side can there possibly be right now? For the moment lets not even get into politics which is making me crazy. The pandemic is still in full swing and from reports looks like it'll be a tough fall and winter. ... Read more
Choices & Balance
Saturday, August 29, 2020      14 comments
ion&pgtype=Homepage Good article in today's New York Times about tradeoffs and risk in the times of COVID... Read more
Back to the gym!
Wednesday, August 26, 2020      15 comments

In New York, our governor allowed gyms to reopen on the 24th which is a BIG DEAL!!! Of course subject to restrictions and personal care like wearing a mask. Our gym is going to reopen on September 1st as they are still working through detail... Read more
Sometimes you have to punt
Wednesday, August 19, 2020      14 comments

Ever have a day that hasn't gone the way you expected? For most of us the last 5 + months haven't gone the way we expected. ... Read more
Slow but Steady
Wednesday, August 12, 2020      13 comments

For the longest time my weight was around 138 - 141 which is lower than my target of 140 - 143. Not a big difference but one that I was and am comfortable with. Wasn't that hard to maintain with walking and exercise and eating a healthy diet a... Read more
Person Training Again!
Saturday, August 08, 2020      12 comments

Last year we started personal training and loved it. Well "love" might not be the right word! But it really made a difference and I was adding in some of the exercises when I worked out so could see I was getting stronger. We stopped when we g... Read more
Cooking Again
Tuesday, August 04, 2020      11 comments

Recently I've gotten back into looking for interesting and healthy recipes and what a treat! Last week I found something on food network, healthy sheet pan shrimp and greens which was so easy and so delicious: Link below. Yesterday I ma... Read more
Nevah, evah give up
Thursday, July 30, 2020      13 comments

These last 5 months or so have been tough to say the least. We were in Florida when our development closed all indoor facilities of March 13. No more gym??? ... Read more
Life is Good
Saturday, July 11, 2020      12 comments

Just read an article about the company that does the t-shirts "life is good." Love those t-shirts and inspired by their story so I went to the site and bought 4 shirts. Fun sayings like "longest rain delay" and "wash your paws." When I checke... Read more
It Ain't that Hard to Stop the Spread
Thursday, July 09, 2020      21 comments

No, I'm not talking about exercise or eating right. I'm talking about taking precautions to avoid COVID. It is mind boggling to read and see people who refuse to wear a mask! or stay physically distant from others! or demand in door dining... Read more
Time to Check It!
Thursday, June 25, 2020      16 comments

We got back from Florida on May 15 and since then seems like we haven't stopped. We closed on our lake house June 1 and we are STILL clearing it out. to say that all this coupled with the continuing pandemic is stressing me out is an understa... Read more
Moving is a First Class Stressor!
Sunday, June 14, 2020      22 comments

We closed on our lake house June 1 emoticon and we've rented it for the month so we can get it packed up and cl... Read more
The New "Normal"
Wednesday, May 27, 2020      9 comments

Dropped my partner off at the train station today (had medical appointment in the city) and parked and walked around town. Wore my mask in town and almost everyone else was wearing a mask. I did take it off when I got out of the main area th... Read more
What a difference a day makes....or four months
Monday, May 18, 2020      17 comments

Back in NY (Westchester County) on Friday and can't get over the differences from four months ago when we left to drive to Florida. Of course it was cold here when we left and until recently it was still COLD in NY (they had snow the weekend of... Read more
Winding Down
Sunday, May 10, 2020      12 comments

This is our last Sunday in Florida emoticon and have mixed feelings about it. We have loved it here even with th... Read more

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