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Home and Recovering!

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Came through the surgery like a walk in the park ladies! I am off all pain meds. The only slight discomfort I have is the slight bruising from the insicion itself and needles There are no sutures or staples only a few disintigrating steri-strips that will disappear within 7-10 days. I'm already walking four times a day ten minutes at a time. Everything went swimmingly! I have to check back with him in six weeks! That's it that's all she wrote!
I'm discharged from hospital and staying at my friends until next Sunday. Walt is coming up for the day tomorrow. My friend at home; Ashley says he's been cleaning like a banshee making sure there is nothing for me to do when I come home! Bless his heart!

  
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NOMORESTALLING 10/5/2010 6:53PM

    I'm BEHAVING I'm BEHAVING! SHEEEESH! LOL

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OMSYMBOL 10/5/2010 5:38PM

    Wonderful news!!! Now just make sure you do what the docs say and don't overdo it!

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GRAYGRANNY 10/4/2010 4:16PM

    That is great news......now just don't over do when you get home..........a man cleaning??? Gives me goosebumps.....LOL

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MERILYNN1 10/3/2010 10:33AM

    Very. very good news! Be good now - do what the Dr. tells you - let others help you - they want to - and - don't overdo!
Prayers continue - Meri

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LESSOFMOORE 10/2/2010 11:11PM

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Live Your Truth

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Taking the easy way out is, well, just that, easy. Why is it that we as human beings naturally stick with our normal routines because they offer feelings of security? When are we going to realize that by staying in the same routine, we miss out on new opportunities. Why can‘t more us be like the, third-year student at Harvard University who decided to drop out and pursue something else. The student's name was Bill Gates. He saw an opportunity and took the risk. While this doesn't mean that every dream will transform us into a billionaires, it does shows that some of this world's geniuses took chances to follow their dreams. Guess what. If we’re going to just sit around waiting around for our goals to just drop out of the sky and drop into your lap, it could take awhile. Our goals are achievable--if we're willing to break from the norm and cast our ship down uncharted waters.

Ask, Believe, Receive - just three simple steps to create what you want. However, very often the second step, believe, can be the most difficult one. And yet it is the greatest step you will ever take. Believing contains no doubt. Believing does not waiver. Believing is absolute faith. Believing remains steadfast despite what is happening in the outside world.
When you master believing, you have mastered your life.

Are your thoughts and actions authentic?

Are you being true to yourself?

Living your truth is what brings meaning and fulfilment to your life.

Yet, many go about their day-to-day wearing a different face for different situations simply to please other people.

That's all well and good but if you're not truly happy, sooner or later, you'll feel pretty miserable.

But, isn't being your self the hardest thing to achieve?

Some may think so. After all, living your truth often requires effort, courage and lots of energy.

In actual fact, it takes up more energy to keep up the pretence when you're living without authenticity.

Socrates once said: "The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be in reality what we would appear to be."

When you're not living your truth, you feel drained and easily frustrated with life.

It's almost as if you become but a mere shadow of your true self.

If this sounds how you feel, then make today the moment that you start to change your life for the better.

Reflect on what you really want.

Believe in yourself!

Start living your truth and life will be dynamic.

  
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BIGMELITTLEME 9/28/2010 8:29PM

    I read a book called, "If you Want to Walk on Water, You Have To Get Out of the Boat!" It is a great book all about getting out of our comfort zones and taking chances. Reaching out to find out what awesome adventures the Lord has waiting for us to experience if we will just "get out of the boat" and meet him on the water.

The key is to focus on Him and he will bless you beyond your wildest dreams! By Bless you I don't necessarily mean with monitary values. All but one disciple that followed Christ died a martar's death, but every one of them lead a life of real joy and excitement in seeing lives changed around them daily. Not to mention that the Bible tells us not to lay our treasure up here on earth but to lay our treasures up in heaven.

Great Blog love and I will be thinking of you tomorrow.

BigmeLittleme

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Unchartered Waters

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Taking the easy way out is, well, just that, easy. Why is it that we as human beings naturally stick with our normal routines because they offer feelings of security? When are we going to realize that by staying in the same routine, we miss out on new opportunities. Why can‘t more us be like the, third-year student at Harvard University who decided to drop out and pursue something else. The student's name was Bill Gates. He saw an opportunity and took the risk. While this doesn't mean that every dream will transform us into a billionaires, it does shows that some of this world's geniuses took chances to follow their dreams. Guess what. If we’re going to just sit around waiting around for our goals to just drop out of the sky and drop into your lap, it could take awhile. Our goals are achievable--if we're willing to break from the norm and cast our ship down uncharted waters.

my power today lies in possibility. Luck is relative -- still, I choose wisely and am not alone. When I envision, expect and choose great things, I will identify, pursue, and experience great things. I keep my options open and acknowledge emotional clutter or unrealistic expectations. I am empowered by desire for meaning and my gift is opportunity or epiphany."

  
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BAREBONES1 9/28/2010 2:23AM

    I really do like what u have said above and agree xx

I regular break away from what is supposed to be the norm, it just makes the ride so much more interesting.

Great to be back!

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JUST BREATH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, September 27, 2010

Somebody tell me to breathe PLEASE I just got the recall for my surgery; hysterectomy for Wednesday! So I'm in a tizzy;excited and nervous all rolled into one, and trying to make sure everything is in order for DH while I'm away for a better part of 2 weeks! I'll be in hospital for three days and then staying with my BFF for 7-10 days.

  
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NOMORESTALLING 10/2/2010 7:22PM

    Thank you everyone!

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BIGMELITTLEME 9/28/2010 8:17PM

    I had my hysterectomy December 3, 2003 at the age 37. I had a prolapsed uterus and bladder. They went in and took my baby factory, as I call it because I gave birth to four children, and they put my bladder in a sling and tacked it to my abdominal wall. I didn't do too bad really.

The first three days in the Hospital were rough, but they have drugs that will make you quite happy so NO WORRIES. Then I got home and I was only down for about four more days and then I forced myself to move as much as possible because the more you more the quicker you will work the soreness out.

Now, I am NOT talking about running a marathon or doing the fall cleaning or cleaning out the garage or anything like that but force yourself to get up and move around as much as possible. Take a small squishy pillow with you!! This is most important! I called it my belly pillow. It is just a little comfort. Hold it on your tummy when you are up and walking around for the first few days!! My daughter used one when she had her appendectomy too. She had one shaped like a pig. She has it to this day.

You will do great! NO MORE PERIODS! This is the greatest part of the hysterectomy! I love it. I was worried and cried and thought that for some reason I would not be a "whole" woman, BUT let me just say (if you are having any of these feeling) not only do I feel better and am loving the "no period" thing. My husband also loves the hysterectomy thing because we can "you know" every day of the month. We never have to wait because it is that "time of the month". He also said that he can't tell any thing different happened in there. Those were some of my worries.

Good Luck sweetheart and I will be thinking of you tomorrow. Please let me know as soon as you can how things went and how you are doing.

Your sparkly friend,
BigmeLittleme

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QUEENPIFFLE 9/27/2010 7:51PM

    You will be in my prayers for rapid healing. I have been through it and so grateful afterward; my health improved and felt more energy than I had in a long time. Bless you. emoticon

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The power of purpose?

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Today it's all about the power of purpose! We all need that something; a kick in the toush, that gets us moving in the morning, keeps us going through the day, and makes us continue to strive toward our goals. So take some time to think about the activities you are involved in and how they relate to your personal purpose. For the activities that don't serve your purpose, ask yourself why you continue with them. Perhaps you need to reevaluate your commitments and renew your conviction toward your purpose.


Believing in yourself is one of the first steps to success. If you don't have confidence in yourself, it will be difficult to succeed in anything.

Learn how to make decisions based on your experiences that you believe.If you don't have your own thinking, you can never be successful..

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Recognize when you achieve your goals, so that you will build your confidence.
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Consider reasons you fail. Everyone fails to achieve some goal, but if you learn from the failure, you will be more likely to succeed.
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Use realistic expectations to judge your success. Do not expect to run a four minute mile, until you have trained and conditioned for running.
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Listen to critics, but never let them convince you that you are less than you are. Some critics will tear you down to make themselves look bigger and better, while others will offer critical advice to help you make changes to improve yourself.
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Give your time and energy to others. When you do this, you will get positive feed back and get respect from others. These are building blocks for self respect, which is essential to believing in yourself.
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Believe in yourself, you will do your best.

  
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QUEENPIFFLE 9/26/2010 10:20PM

    I just signed onto your group. I love writing but have a huge BLOCKAGE. The story is always on my mind but just can't seem to make the next step and hit the laptop keys. I have three chapters finished and love it, but something is holding me back.
Not looking for excuses but some kind of kick in the butt! Thank you for your encouraging words. emoticon

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DEEJD11 9/26/2010 12:36PM

    Thanks for the pep talk. Always helpful. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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