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DETOXING FROM DEMON SUGAR (yes, again!!!!!)
Tuesday, May 05, 2020      21 comments

I was doing so well for months, and then I was tidal-waved by non-stop challenges in March and April on top of this pandemic stuff. I thought I would do "just a little" of sugary stuff, but as one SP friend reality-based me, there is no such th... Read more
MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU
Monday, May 04, 2020      21 comments

Star Wars fans know what I mean. (smiling) Hope all are well and have a good day. "I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself." D.H. Lawrence... Read more
I Did My Hair Roots, Manicure and Pedicure
Saturday, May 02, 2020      20 comments

And now feel soooo much better. Simple pleasures. Headed to the PO with my mask ready to wear. Wishing all a wonderful day. "We spend our time searching for security and hate it when we get it." John Steinbeck... Read more
I FEEL LIKE A DIFFERENT PERSON WHEN WEARING A FACE COVERING
Friday, May 01, 2020      21 comments

Of course, I wear it anyway, but I've observed a few things when wearing a face mask. It makes me feel disconnected from the environment and sometimes disoriented as my perceptions are somewhat altered. If makes me miss my smile for others and... Read more
Not only do I confuse days and dates, but months also
Thursday, April 30, 2020      23 comments

I unfroze my chiropractic account yesterday and went in for my first session after a couple of months in isolation. It is deemed an essential, so they never closed. But as I was trying to recall my date of enrollment, I kept mixing up what mon... Read more
Trying to Help My Elderly A/C Limp Along for Yet Another Hot Summer Season
Wednesday, April 29, 2020      20 comments

Awaiting the a/c tech's arrival for annual tuneup and hoping to keep my oldster unit chugging along for another season. Also hoping it doesn't need a large amount of Freon refilled as that's what fattens the bill substantially. I'm still d... Read more
Hard to Admit that I've Let the Sugar Junkie Back in My House
Tuesday, April 28, 2020      21 comments

Well, I recently blogged that I wasn't eating my emotions. Was doing GREAT with no sugar. And then, and then, oh well this is soooo hard to admit. I gradually opened the door on "just a little" of this and that. I was hell-bent on teachi... Read more
I STARTED MY DAY CONFRONTED BY A MADMAN
Monday, April 27, 2020      38 comments

I was about to enter the store early this morning, and there was a guy behind me. I had my mask on and he came up beside me and repeated a couple of times "you look retarded." I was so shocked, that by the time I collected my thoughts, he went... Read more
"The average man doesn't want to be free...
Sunday, April 26, 2020      24 comments

He simply wants to be safe." H.L. Mencken Someone flipped a weather switch and it suddenly became hot hot hot. No in-between to ease into it. Did yard work at sunrise to avoid the heat. This week will mean grocery shopping, wh... Read more
Yikes! Warning on Popular Diet Plan
Wednesday, April 22, 2020      24 comments

Yesterday I was perusing a famous diet plan (and there's a team or two on SP for this plan), just for curiosity. I noticed that soy was used in a lot of their food. But then I also noticed the following warning: WARNING:*WARNING FOR CALIF... Read more
"The healthy man does not torture others--
Tuesday, April 21, 2020      16 comments

generally, it is the tortured who turn into torturers." Carl Jung Every topic I come up with to possibly write about seems so trivial compared with what some others are going through. Yet, our days are made up of the trivial. For exa... Read more
Recovery Has Gone Well
Saturday, April 18, 2020      27 comments

Just a quick update that my DS has had a very good recovery this week after emergency surgery last week. I'm very thankful. Have a good Sunday, friends. "There is nothing harder than the softness of indifference." Juan Montalvo... Read more
Adjusting My Mask & Just Found a New Diet
Thursday, April 16, 2020      15 comments

After I posted yesterday's pic, I learned how to adjust the face covering to fit tightly around the sides. But I also came up with a great diet idea while doing so; just wear the mask all the time and I won't be able to put anything in my mouth... Read more
NOW I CAN ROB A BANK
Wednesday, April 15, 2020      24 comments

My friend made several for me and family/friends. "We need a revolution inside of our own minds." John Henrik Clarke p.s. After ... Read more
"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another...
Tuesday, April 14, 2020      20 comments

with no loss of enthusiasm." Winston Churchill Grocery shopping went flawlessly. No crowds. People wore masks and kept their distance. Hanging in there. Hope all's well in your corner of the world.... Read more

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