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Doing Better after Thanksgiving
Tuesday, December 03, 2013      0 comments

I am actually kind of impressed with myself today. I put leftover pumpkin butter bars, pumpkin cake, and mini pumpkin whoopie pies in the freezer for us to enjoy later, when my oldest two come home for Christmas. I had already given away the 3... Read more
Danny's Halloween Costume 2013
Sunday, December 01, 2013      2 comments

I was going to put in the picture of his costume from 2011, but it must be in a different computer, because I can't find it. He has a real sympathy for the underdog. This year he was a British redcoat; in 2011 he was a Confederate soldier. ... Read more
Sunday's Sweatpants
Sunday, November 24, 2013      4 comments

Unfortunately, the way I have been overeating because of stress/sadness lately, this hits the nail pretty much on the head!... Read more
Sunday, November 24, 2013      1 comments

I have been feeling way too depressed lately, because of little Rebecca's death, and unfortunately, it has led to some mega overeating. I need to get a handle on this, or I will be in much worse shape than I already am...and Christmas is coming... Read more
Sad news
Tuesday, November 19, 2013      1 comments

In my last blog, I posted about little Rebecca Grace, the three-year old daughter of friends of mine, who had a brain tumor, and whose parents had just found out that she was unlikely to live much longer. Well, Rebecca Grace died the very n... Read more
My heart is aching...
Sunday, November 17, 2013      6 comments

Last March my son was diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor. This is a very rare thing - the first oncologist we saw told me that there are maybe 500 pediatric brain tumors diagnosed each year in this country. Maybe two hundred of the specifi... Read more
For Veteran's Day...
Monday, November 11, 2013      1 comments

...a thank you to my father, and to all who served. ... Read more
Saturday's Simply Too Far
Sunday, November 03, 2013      2 comments

This is exactly how I feel about laundry at the moment.... Read more
Chemo Blues
Wednesday, October 30, 2013      6 comments

It has been a very rough couple of weeks. I am so very tired of chemo and all the many problems that go with it. This past week poor Danny had the absolute worst chemo experience yet. And, since it was his experience, it was mine, too. F... Read more
Friday's Fitness Protection
Thursday, October 24, 2013      5 comments

And yes, I resemble this remark!... Read more
Today's Tell-It-Like-It-Is
Saturday, October 19, 2013      1 comments

Just wish it were easier to make myself do it!... Read more
Wednesday's Wish
Thursday, October 17, 2013      2 comments

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Weekend Woes
Monday, October 14, 2013      2 comments

I all but killed myself from dehydration (only slight amount of exaggeration) yesterday while mowing the lawn in unseasonably hot, muggy weather. I was on a roll, working really hard. My lawn tends to be neglected (can't imagine by whom!) for ... Read more
Saturday's Surprise
Sunday, October 13, 2013      1 comments

Yep, all I ever find is milk and leftovers. :-(... Read more
Friday's Funny
Friday, October 11, 2013      5 comments

Yes, why?... Read more

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