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Friday, August 27, 2010

Hubby and I both got up at 4:30 this morning. I asked if he was really getting up and he said yes. So we brewed the coffee and went and sat on the front porch in the dark at 5:00 a.m. We watched the moon as we drank our coffee. It was nice and relaxing and we listened to the night sounds. Saw a couple of neighbors go up the street to go to work. Hubby went in to the Brewster (our chocolate lab) and he went back to bed.......lol...lol....I would never be able to go back to sleep like that. BUT I really sleep well at night every night.

  
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CAROL3SAN 8/28/2010 11:03AM

    I would never be able to go back to sleep either....especially after having a nice hot delicious cup of coffee. Gee, to get up and set on the porch and watch the sun rise...how hevenly :) emoticon

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LITTLE_QUEEN 8/28/2010 11:02AM

    Things like that make great memories

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RONIE11 8/27/2010 11:40PM

    that sounds wonderful..I'm a morning person.. I get my ME time in then..

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MARTHAR3 8/27/2010 11:29PM

    sounds like a great morning, but once I am up I am up...

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PINKNFITCARLA 8/27/2010 10:28PM

    Glad you all enjoyed it. I sure could go back to sleep!

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SUSANISTHIN34 8/27/2010 10:24PM

    That sounds absolutely heavenly!!!

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If I don't answer

Thursday, August 26, 2010

I just want to say that I am having so much pain in my arm off and on that if I don't answer your comment on spark page or blog, you will know I am having a bad day. My surgery isn't until next Thursday, 9/2/ and some days I can type and some I can't. I love SP and really don't like if I can't do the things I like to do here. Just remember if I am not here, I am still thinking about you gals/guys. I hope to at least log in everyday, but not sure right after the surgery if I will be able to. Right now I am icing it as I type and that really helps a lot. Will be here before surgery when I can and will see about after. emoticon.

  
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SPARKPIXIE 8/27/2010 8:56AM

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I am praying for you.

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PINKNFITCARLA 8/26/2010 10:56PM

    That' okay. Once you feel better, we can just talk on the phone and I will read things to you and type your reponses :-) I sure am glad you're finally having the surgery and will be all better when it's over.

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WVROSE1 8/26/2010 10:18PM

    We'll be thinking of you too! Take care of yourself and don't over do it! Sending you hugs and prayers for a speedy recovery!

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MUSIC66 8/26/2010 8:31PM

    sorry your in pain i know what it is like i have ra in fingers and oa in knees jusyt recovering from knee arthroscopy and fingers that have been fused still have to get the other two fingers done.

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FIGHT2SURVIVE 8/26/2010 7:54PM

    I truly understand. I am just getting the effects of the "lightest" dose of chemo. possible and I sure would hate to see what the heavy duty stuff is like. I had to leave the dining room in the middle of lunch and I just love that metallic taste you get in your mouth from these wonderful drugs. But on the positive side, maybe I will lose some weight!
Erin

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MARTHAR3 8/26/2010 7:43PM

    Don't worry about that you take care of you.. We will all understand that is what spark friends are for.

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THENEWME43 8/26/2010 6:36PM

    Totally understand, Nancy. Just focus on getting that shoulder healed. You are in my thoughts and prayers (and I do not expect a reply to this comment, so please don't try.)
Sending you a (gentle) hug, my friend.
Love,
Annette

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KID-AT-HEART 8/26/2010 5:42PM

    Recuperating and focusing on yourself are the most important things. Best of luck with your surgery! emoticon

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YAFENELRA 8/26/2010 5:27PM

    Just take care of yourself. We will be here when you are ready for us.

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PURPLESPEDCOW 8/26/2010 5:19PM

    don't worry about us...take care of yourself and we will all still be here when you are able to get back.

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UNSTOPPABLE_ 8/26/2010 5:04PM

    We're here for you when you can get on the computer....don't worry about that!

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LITTLE_QUEEN 8/26/2010 5:03PM

    Don't you worry about it, You just take care of yourself

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KATHYJO56 8/26/2010 4:02PM

    Don't fret about it Sweetie. All of your friends understand and only want for you to feel better very soon!!! emoticon

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Follow up of It's Raining, yea

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Well,, I reported at 6:00 that is was pouring rain. It lasted about 15 minutes. So at 7:00, my walking buddy and I started out. We did 3.85 miles and my steps were 8,129. Good for us. BUT halfway back, it started drizzling, but no storm, just rain. We saw a couple of friends just starting their walk, spoke to them and kept going. Well, in just a short time, the sky opened up and we got drenched completely. When about 2 blocks from home, a familiar truck came down the road. My dear husband was coming to get us with towels to dry us. Since we were already drenched, I asked if he might go pick up the other two ladies who were a lot further behind us. He rode to them and held up towels and offered a ride. The were so happy to see him and thanked him all the way back to their cars. I have such a wonderful husband and he is the love of my life. He is such a good person and does nice things for so many people.

  
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SPARTAN40 8/25/2010 10:46AM

    You have a wonderful husband. Remember to tell him that. Men love to hear that stuff (even if they're too manly to admit it).

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ALLISAMAZING 8/24/2010 11:54AM

    How sweet of him.

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RONIE11 8/24/2010 10:44AM

    What a nice man.... hold on to him... LOL

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THENEWME43 8/24/2010 9:57AM

    Glad you were able to get your walk in this morning. Wow, you have a lot of steps already for the day! Way go GO!!!

Your DH and mine would surely hit if off well, Nancy. My DH has a servant's heart, too. We are truly blessed!

(Hope you are warm and dry now!) emoticon
Annette

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LITTLE_QUEEN 8/24/2010 9:57AM

    That was so sweet of him to do that, and I sure wish it would rain here.

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Raining, yea, yea !!!!

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

It is raining so hard right now that I can hear the pounding on the roof and into the gutters. I love to sit and watch the rain, but it is 6:00 a.m. and still dark. My walking partner and I have been having to walk at 7:00 because it is still dark at 6:30. I do hope the rain lets up a little but I am sure we will still walk if it isn't actually thundering or lightning. We need the rain so much so I am glad it is here. If we can't walk at 7:00, we will walk later or I will do the bike inside. Would rather walk in the rain..... emoticon and chat.

  
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CAROL3SAN 8/24/2010 7:38AM

    I hope you enjoy your morning walk today. But it is not such a good idea to walk in the rain....at least not for the 3 or 4 mile walk you prpbably have in mind. Safer is always better though :) Enjoy. emoticon

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Doctor visit today

Monday, August 23, 2010

I have been having some problems with my right shoulder for over a year. I did all of the things I was supposed to do and then got an MRI. The results said I needed to have surgery. Instead of having surgery I opted out. Last October I got the final injections that seemed to take care of it for a while. Two weeks ago, started having problems again and finally went to the doctor today. I have finally given in and am going to have surgery Sept. 2. My shoulder hurts so much that I just can't do it any more because of the pain. It is not going to get well without surgery. There will be a 12 week recuperating time that I am not looking forward to. That's it for now.

  
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DRB13_1 8/24/2010 2:10AM

    Hi! I had a shoulder injury years ago (trying to do a cheerleading move with my daughter's team that should only be attempted by teenagers, LOL) and the rehab was the most painful thing I had ever experienced... however, I did NOT give up, and today can lift my arm completely overhead. So hoping that you will only feel BETTER AND BETTER after treatment/surgery & rehab. One thing to look forward to - shoulder pain makes sleeping SO DIFFICULT - you'll finally be able to get comfortable and well rested!!!
Keep us updated and keep your spirits high - everything is going to get better!!! emoticon

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THENEWME43 8/23/2010 11:37PM

    Praying for you, Nancy!
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Annette

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WVROSE1 8/23/2010 10:33PM

    Sending hugs and prayers your way!

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PINKNFITCARLA 8/23/2010 10:16PM

    Just think how you'll be when the recovery time is over! Soooo much better and hopefully pain free and able to enjoy things you haven't done in a long time. Wish you were here so I could help you afterwards though.

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WINNIEATWELL2 8/23/2010 10:12PM

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HOPE2011 8/23/2010 9:41PM

    Good luck with everything - I will keep you in my prayers!

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MINDYJ1 8/23/2010 9:35PM

    Praying that everything goes well! emoticon

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LITTLE_QUEEN 8/23/2010 8:40PM

    I will keep you in my prayers, and you take care of yourself

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