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Neighbor Update, Re-learning Hunger, Water Aerobics, Misc.
Friday, July 20, 2018      17 comments

So, they finally found what was wrong with my neighbor who was taken by ambulance twice in 24 hours for complications of pneumonia. I don't understand it, but they told him it was very rare and a sort of sac that had developed in his lung and w... Read more
A Man Nearly Fell on Me Yesterday
Thursday, July 19, 2018      22 comments

Wow, this very big, elderly guy was walking out of the pool in front of me as I sat putting on my shoes. He began to slip on all the wet, slippery water and tried to regain his balance, but just made it worse by trying to grab a sign that wasn'... Read more
Gym Addicts & Their Injuries
Wednesday, July 18, 2018      11 comments

Last October, despite not being fond of indoor exercising (I love to walk and bike ride), I joined the gym near my house. Since then, I have attended many classes and observed various interesting behaviors. Of course, there's the chronic ... Read more
Keto Miracle Diet? Neighbor Update, Plantar thoughts, Misc.
Tuesday, July 17, 2018      20 comments

I have met so many people lately, including on SP, who have lost 30, 40 and more lbs on the Keto diet in a relatively short time span. I'm pretty amazed and dazzled by their results. When I research it though, I wonder about all that cholester... Read more
My Neighbor Taken Away by Ambulance at 10 pm Last Night. Another Reminder Why I Strive for Good Hea
Sunday, July 15, 2018      26 comments

In San Diego, when you call for an ambulance, you get the fire truck AND the ambulance. Just the way things go. I don't usually watch TV, but was with a friend when we noticed the huge fire truck pulling up and blocking my driveway. No lights... Read more
Waking Up to Wonderful News Feels Amazing
Tuesday, July 10, 2018      24 comments

What a difference to actually have positive, happy news to awaken to; that all of those trapped in the cave have been evacuated. The world rejoices with those parents. Hot weather is not enjoyable, but part of summertime life. So I won't ... Read more
Record High Temps, 4 Active Fires, State of Emergency in San Diego County
Friday, July 06, 2018      20 comments

We just today got our high temps because of May Gray and June Gloom, months that provide cloud cover and moderate temps. Well over 100 degrees right now, got a/c fixed just in time. It's a temp fix until replacement needed. These fi... Read more
Explanation About Last Blog
Monday, July 02, 2018      19 comments

Just a footnote about the boner blog; yes, I'm fallible, for sure. But that's so far from "normal" for me and shows how distracting stress can be. It was a stressful week, plus, full moon which always affects me. (smiling) No kidding. W... Read more
MY BONER (AS IN STUPID MISTAKE) OF THE WEEK. (WHAT A RELIEF!)
Friday, June 29, 2018      23 comments

I awoke this morning to very troublesome eyeballs. Couldn't see clearly and had a hard time focusing. I immediately thought that I'd developed something awful overnight and was going blind. Went to exercise classes and vision was definitely i... Read more
Did I Drink Too Much Water Yesterday?
Wednesday, June 27, 2018      19 comments

I stopped counting at 12 8-oz glasses of water. Wondering if that's too much. Have a happy, healthy day, friends.... Read more
Researching How to Make Ice Cream (low cal, of course) from Over-Ripe Bananas
Tuesday, June 26, 2018      16 comments

I got a great deal on a big bunch of bananas and don't want to waste them. I don't remember who, but a SP's recent blog mentioned that she made ice cream and it was delish. Low cal, of course. I'm going to research how many ice cubes, bananas... Read more
Some Honest Blogs Are Hard to Write
Monday, June 25, 2018      20 comments

Like the one I wrote yesterday. I didn't want to admit it, but writing it helped me to get back on the right foot today. Thanks to all for your helpful responses. Plantar foot is slowly healing. Interesting that the articles I've read ab... Read more
When You've Eaten Your Entire Daily Calorie Range - For Breakfast!
Sunday, June 24, 2018      25 comments

Enough said. It's been one of those days.... Read more
The Alaskan Bears Are Coming Out of Hibernation
Friday, June 22, 2018      20 comments

Saw the rangers' presentation the other day and it was fascinating. The bears are coming out of hibernation and have lost 1/3 of their body weight during that time. Maybe that's a new diet secret I should try? (smiling) Here's the link if... Read more
R.I.P. Sweet Koko the Gorilla
Thursday, June 21, 2018      25 comments

Born July 4, 1971, Koko learned to communicate with sign language. I love gorillas and have followed her life with interest and affection. If you are unfamiliar with her, you will smile at the numerous video clips of her interactions. She was... Read more

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