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Whew, what a day!

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Yesterday was a very long day. Tommy and I were both up early because we were off to his doctor to get the results of his latest scan and then he would spend all day at the cancer center getting his chemo treatment. First off, the news was good about his scan. The Folfirinox treatments have shrunk the tumors in his lungs by about another 30%. This was a huge relief for both of us. Then it was to the chemo room where he spent the next five hours hooked up to a machine getting three of the four drugs he's administered every three weeks. Then before going home, they hooked him to the pump that he has to wear for the next 48 hours. We were both so tired when we went to bed last night and I was determined to sleep in late this morning since I was off work again.

So I was sleeping soundly when suddenly, just before daylight, Tommy jumped out of bed telling me the line to his port was leaking. The chemo pump and drug is in a fanny pack that he wears, and it pumps the drug through a tube that is attached to the port that's implanted in his chest. The connection in the middle of the line had come apart and we had a huge mess. The drug (which is considered toxic - and they're putting it in his body) was running out of the lower part of the line, and blood from his vein was flowing backwards out of the upper part of the line. We closed off the clamps on both ends of the lines and then took the battery out of the pump to shut it off. Then we had to break out the hazardous waste clean-up kit (yes, they actually give you one of those when they send you home with this drug) and I began the process of trying to get up all of the mess. I got Tommy in the bath to get everything off his skin and I began throwing bedding in the washing machine. After he got cleaned up and dressed, he headed to the cancer center to get everything hooked back up.

I thought we might be going mattress shopping, but when he got home he said he was told to use hydrogen peroxide to try to clean up the mattress. That's when I remembered my carpet cleaner with an upholstery attachment in the basement. Wow, it worked beautifully with hydrogen peroxide mixed in with the water. I was so happy because I really like our mattress and didn't want to have to buy a new one.

What started out as a bad day actually ended quite nice. I decided I had to get out of the house and headed for Pilot Mountain for a short hike. Tommy and Thor went also and they drove me to the pinnacle to hike down the Grindstone Trail and back to the park office. It was a beautiful day, although a bit hazy looking back toward the city.


Looking back toward Winston-Salem

Walking along the trail, I spotted this little lizard.



I knew it was too early for the rhododendrons or mountain laurel to be blooming, but to my surprise there was this one lone azalea in full bloom along the trail. It was really pretty!





While I was hiking down, Tommy and Thor had driven to the other end of the trail and started hiking back towards me (something they often do). Tommy actually walked much further than usual so when I met them Thor was exhausted (he gets tired much quicker because of his missing leg).


Tommy and Thor meeting me on the trail. It's easy to tell how tired Thor is by how far his tongue is hanging out.

Tommy gave me Thor's leash and said he was going to go back and get our van and bring it closer to the trail because by this time Thor was walking very slowly. After he was out of sight, Thor laid down in on the trail and apparently decided he was finished hiking for the day! He refused to get up, and seeing how I can't carry an 85 pound dog I had no choice but to let him rest for a while.


Thor decided here that he was finished hiking for the day.

Finally, after waiting for a while and much coaxing, he got back up and we made our way to the road where Tommy met us with our van.

Now we're all off to bed for a (hopefully) uneventful and restful night!

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CHUBRUB3 4/4/2012 12:24PM

    Hugs to you all.
Glad your day ended in a good way.
Hope Thor and Tommy were rested after the long hike.
Blessings,
Angela

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BUTTRFLI26 4/4/2012 11:30AM

    You are part of an amazing family and I greatly admire your outlook and strength. So very glad that a day headed in the wrong direction took the right turn and you all got a much needed break from reality for a little while. Easter blessings to you all.
Hugs,
Barb

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DOODIE59 4/4/2012 9:48AM

    You have such personal grace. It is a privilege for me to be able to follow your life lessons, so I thank you for sharing:)

All three of you all turned that day around into something to be grateful for -- and thank you for sharing the pictures, too.

I hope you have a more restful day today:)
Deirdre

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GOLFGMA 4/4/2012 6:24AM

    You, Tommy and Thor are amazing people and I am so glad that you share with us. I also love your blogs and your writing style. You handled the situation with the malfunctioning line like pros. I have the feeling that you are a strong woman of faith for I remember going through a time when I father in law had cancer, mother in law was in a facility for Alzheimer patients and my husband who is an only child had suffer the stroke. Without strength from God I know that I could not have made it, but, somehow living each day doing what was called for the Lord gave strength to get through one day at the time. So nice to read your blogs! emoticon

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PHIREBALL 4/4/2012 5:41AM

    Your outlook on things is remarkable. I think you must be a very strong person. Thanks for the blog. We all need a little perspective lesson on life.

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MEWHENRYSMAMA 4/3/2012 11:32PM

    Oh my! So sorry you had such mess...glad it got straightened out and you still enjoyed a hike! I had to smile at the lizard (looked like it might have been a skink!?). My husband and I love critters and have owned/adopted many! Right now we have a dear Bearded Dragon, Davy Rocket! He has such an amazing personality! Thor really had had it with his walk...bless his heart! Glad Tommy brought the car closer! So glad you three spent your day together. Sleep well tonight!
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LADYVOLSFAN1954 4/3/2012 11:29PM

    I'm glad you got everything taken care of. I know it was a relief that you could clean the mattress. Thor was finished wasn't he?
Your pictures made me wish I could get to Roan Mountain during the rhododendron festival for once. I always miss it. I love seeing the mountains in TN & NC in bloom. Thanks for sharing the lone azaela

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NELLIEC 4/3/2012 10:55PM

    I am glad that you did find out how to clean the mattress!

Thor was probably demonstrating how all of you felt!

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WORLDSERIES11 4/3/2012 10:49PM

    Wow, quite an adventure! So glad there was a happy ending and a beautiful hike. Enjoy a good nights rest!! emoticon

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_JODI404 4/3/2012 10:37PM

    WoW ~ that really was quite a day!

I'm glad that it all turned out well. That must have been so alarming and shocking to wake up to that incident. Sounds like you were quick thinking and got it all under control. I'm really glad you don't have to get a new mattress! (Whew! $).

Glad you were able to enjoy a nice hike. I really appreciate that instead of dwelling in the drama of the morning... you did what you had to do to clean up and take care of business... and moved forward. That is not easy to do sometimes... but you both have such awesome positive attitudes -- I really admire that!

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I hope you all get a well deserved wonderful night of sleep!
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Thanks for the Memories

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

I don't usually write a blog every day, but a post by another member this morning inspired me to write this one. When we post things on this site, we have no idea who may be touched by our words. We also never know what little gems we may come across when reading friends posts. Itís funny how one little thing can spark a flood of memories. Thatís what happened this morning when I was catching up on my emails. There was a post by another member about living in southern Illinois and how beautiful the area was. My mind immediately began to race with thoughts of living in Illinois as a child (we lived in Godfrey). When I looked at her pictures, I saw one of her in Pere Marquette State Park near Grafton, Illinois. The name sounded so familiar, so I googled it and, sure enough, I have been there.

Oh my gosh! Memories of staying in a cabin there with my family came flooding back. I remember the Pere Marquette campground from many, many years ago. I remember my Dad showing us the most wonderful hiking trail that led to a high bluff overlooking the Mississippi River. I remember sitting on a rock with my sister Terrie and eating a snack. I remember that there were fossils on the top of that same bluff. I remember Terrie and I wandering around the area looking for new ďadventures.Ē I remember sleeping in the quiet, dark log cabin at night with my sisters. I also remember our imaginations running wild and swearing there was something running around our cabin one night.

All of this brought back so many other memories of camping and traveling with our parents. My mother passed away in 1982 and my father in 2006, but the memories of being with them are still crystal clear. Iím so thankful I had parents who introduced their children to the outdoors and instilled in us our love for nature.

Funny thing is, I still often sit on a rock with Terrie and have lunch or a snack, and it's not unusual for us to find ourselves on a high cliff overlooking a valley below. We still wander around looking for new ďadventuresĒ but now itís usually in the southwest desert. And we still love to camp, but now itís in our little tents that we can put up in minutes wherever we decide to spend a night. So next month, when Iím in the desert with her and weíre hiking, or sitting by a campfire one night, Iím certain Iíll tell her about the post by a fellow Spark friend about Pere Marquette State Park, and weíll reminisce and laugh about our wonderful times there.

Isnít this site amazing and how your friends can touch you, even though they may not know it? Iíve spent much time this morning traveling down memory lane and smiling.

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LUCINDARW 4/27/2012 12:22PM

    thanks for sharing and bring back memories of camping, go to church camp and traveling with friends to different parts of Illinois. Lucinda

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DEBBIEDAY 3/23/2012 2:44PM

    emoticon Awesome memories!!!

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MEWHENRYSMAMA 3/8/2012 4:28AM

    Such sweet memories! Thank you for sharing such a special time in your life...and I hope this trip coming up will give you some new special memories that years from now you will again remember with joy!
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LYNNE_08 3/7/2012 8:26AM

    Love this

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GOLFGMA 3/6/2012 6:49PM

    I smile with you Cindy. It made me think of times I shared with my family as a child. We didn't have a lot of money and the fun things we did as a family were picnics along the Blue Ridge Parkway and then we would stop at some of the country stores where people would gather and listen to bluegrass music, dance a little and spin yarns. We spent lots of time in the water in the summertime but the water wasn't a clean swimming pool but a river somewhere close to home. Oh my, I have to stop or I will be writing a blog in message space. Thanks for the blog. I loved it! emoticon

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LIBBYG7 3/6/2012 5:10PM

    This is the BEST kind of chain reaction!!

Once in a while, something will spark a memory in me.....and, like you did.....I'll create a jigsaw puzzle of memories all around that one.

Thanks for brightening my day.

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MAGGIEROSEBOWL 3/6/2012 1:10PM

    Good memories are fun aren't they? We may buy new cars and new clothes, tangible things, but taking a good trip makes great memories that we never forget and that is way more valuable than any of those tangible things!

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DOODIE59 3/6/2012 1:04PM

    Your memories of travelling with family remind me of many wonderful times, not just with my parents and siblings, but with my husband and our children too. My children are quite spread out in age, but all three will talk at length about family vacations and what wonderful memories they have. There is no doubt in my mind that all three will travel with their children and make future memories. My current dream is that when I am fortunate enough to have grandchildren, they will all meet at our cottage in the Maritimes for extended vacations. One can dream, right?:)

Thank you so much for sharing -- Here's to family, adventure and friends.
Deirdre

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QUEEN_REINA 3/6/2012 12:19PM

    Isn't it AMAZING when this happens?! Thanks for sharing.

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My North Carolina Desert

Monday, March 05, 2012

I just love this time of year when I can get out and work in my flower beds. Itís a great way to make your yard pretty and get in a little healthy exercise also. Of course at my house, gardening can also be somewhat hazardous, or at least painful.

Loving the southwest as I do, the flora from that area has always appealed to me. Thatís why I decided to attempt to bring a little bit of the desert home with me several years ago. We had driven our van out to New Mexico that particular summer. The day before we were to head home I was sitting on my sisterís back patio looking at the landscape and feeling a little sad that vacation was coming to an end much to quickly. Thatís when I got the brilliant idea of bringing some cacti home with me so I could have my own little piece of the desert in North Carolina. Now, I must tell you that my sister has twenty-five acres of land in New Mexico containing an over abundance and uncontrolled growth of various forms of cacti. Many are like the ones we pay outrageous prices for in our local nurseries, and I was sitting here looking at an unlimited supply of these succulents. Thatís when I asked Terrie if I could dig up some plants. Without hesitation, she flew into her house and quickly returned with a variety of small containers and a shovel telling me to ďgo for it.Ē I was delighted, and a bit naive, and dug up two barrels, a cholla, a prickly pear, a claret cup and a yucca. They were all tiny plants that I knew would be easy to carry home in the van.

When I got home, many of my friends and family felt the need to remind me that this is North Carolina and those plants would never survive the cold winters here. Obviously they donít know how harsh the winters can be in northern New Mexico. Ignoring them, I dug up a small area beside my front sidewalk where I would nurture my little piece of the New Mexico desert. The area was only about 2 Ĺ feet by 1 Ĺ feet, but because the plants were so small it still looked empty. Nevertheless, I watered and tended to my tiny plants determined to keep them alive.

As it turns out, I didnít need to worry about my cacti surviving. Not only did they survive, they flourished! Actually, they went crazy! My critics were amazed at how these little desert plants were loving North Carolina. They quickly outgrew the tiny plot of earth I had set aside as their home, and the cholla began to take on a life of itís own growing arms that quickly began to extend out over my sidewalk. Iím pretty sure there were a couple of times that it intentionally poked me with its thorns as I walked by. This was becoming a problem. My beloved cacti was now threatening to grab and devour visitors if they attempted to make it to my front door. I had to do something, and soon.

I began digging up a larger (much larger) area in the corner of my front yard to make a new home for my piece of the desert. Wearing leather gloves, I carefully moved the now larger cacti to their new home. Problem solved! I was pleased because this area had more than enough room for my plants.


My desert garden a few months after moving the cacti to a new and larger area.

Well, that was about five years ago. The garden is now FULL of cacti. Apparently, these little specimens from the New Mexico desert love North Carolina. I sometimes look at them and think about Kudzu and I shudder. I refuse to be beaten and havenít given up the fight. I will not give in to their demands for yet more of my yard. Instead, Iím keeping them contained by pruning them a few times each year (this is where the pain part comes in). I hack off portions of the prickly pear before it grows over the barrel cactus and moves into my grass, I remove any dried up arms from the cholla that is now almost as tall as me, and with much care, gloves and a special tool, I attempt to remove all the leaves and debris that has found its way into the spines of the (now two) large yuccas and the low growing claret cups. And when Iím finished, I spend hours removing the tiny and irritating quills that have managed to find their way into my gloves and then into my hands and fingers. Yes, thereís a battle taking place in the corner of my yard, but I will not be beaten.


My same desert garden last spring.

So why donít I just pull them all up, sow grass and be done with it? Because each spring my prickly pears produce beautifully fluffy yellow blooms, the claret cups show off their vivid red flowers, the barrels produce tiny pink and chartreuse flowers and the cholla explode with spectacular fuchsia blooms.


Prickly Pear


Cholla


Claret Cup


Barrel Cactus

The show is beautiful and I look forward to it every spring. And, knowing that I still have my own little piece of the New Mexico desert with me all year makes the extra effort worth it.

  
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DEBBIEDAY 3/23/2012 2:42PM

    Beautiful! Have you tried eating the prickly pears? See them on sale in our produce departments around here but have never tried them....might keep your catus in line and provide an interesting side dish!


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PENNYAN45 3/23/2012 11:45AM

    What a successful transplant!

Your southwest garden looks beautiful - and you are the only one around with those blooms each year!

Happy Springtime!

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JAMGIRL8 3/8/2012 4:21PM

    Beautiful!! I love it! Thank you for sharing!

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LYNNE_08 3/7/2012 8:27AM

    Beautiful photos!

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GOLFGMA 3/6/2012 6:58PM

    This is just beautiful. Your pictures are such art work and you certainly have a talent for writing. Did you get special sand for your garden? It looks so much like desert sand or,do I know what desert sand looks like? Can't wait for the next blog! emoticon emoticon

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CHUEYSMOM 3/6/2012 9:51AM

    The cacti has always been my favorite...the flowers are beautiful. I know they would never survive the northern weather of Michigan but I do love them. emoticon thanks for sharing your pictures.

Sara

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ELLENEAL 3/6/2012 9:18AM

    Beautiful!!

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ANDYLIN90 3/5/2012 11:54PM

    Great photos and I'm not surprised at the growth secondary to your tender loving care. I live in Scottsdale, AZ. and I love the springtime too because of all the beautiful cacti blooms as well as our wildflowers.

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MEWHENRYSMAMA 3/5/2012 8:46PM

    Oh, thank you for the amazing blog and pictures! Who knew? They are just amazing! I could never get rid of them either, I would be so thrilled to see those beautiful blooms on those thorny plants! Amazing!
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MARTYLYNN1 3/5/2012 7:57PM

    Love your little piece of desert in North Carolina!
When we moved to Washington from Missouri in the fall of 2010 I dug up a piece of my prickly pear and moved it with me. As far as I know it is the only cactus that is native to Missouri and they are not wide spread at that. I hope to see those lovely yellow blooms on my cactus here soon!

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RONDARC 3/5/2012 7:49PM

    So beautiful!! I have a small cacti garden also with my beavertail being my prized possession but I do love the barrel with the beautiful pink trumpet flowers. I'm still yet to get a prickly pear but I will. My DH laughs when I make him stop so I can take pictures of cactus plants in bloom on our hikes.
Hugs,
Ronda

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LIBBYG7 3/5/2012 7:08PM

    Gorgeous....just gorgeous!

I can tell you find a lot of joy tending to these beauties!!

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DOODIE59 3/5/2012 7:02PM

    Your tiny little piece of the southwest is AMAZING!! It was killing me to read the first half of your blog because I just knew some great photos were coming -- and you did not disappoint!! Wow -- what a delightful testimony to Just Doing It. It is absolutely lovely, not to mention unique. Thank you for sharing this ... it's almost enough to make a gardener of me:)
Thank you again--
Deirdre

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Made it to March

Sunday, March 04, 2012


One of my blooming daffodils


Iím so happy to see March arrive. I just wish it had come in a little quieter instead of announcing itís arrival with all of the violent storms. I hope everyone that was in the path of these storms came through them okay. Keeping all those who were affected by the devastation in my prayers.

My daffodils are blooming and they are calling for a chance of snow here tonight! Itís warm one day and cold the next, but thatís not unusual for March. Now that things are calming down a little here, Iím looking forward to getting outside and doing some more hiking.

Tommy continues to do pretty well all things considered. He is still on his combination of four chemotherapy drugs, however there may be some changes to his treatments this month. He has been having a problem with numbness in his fingers and toes (caused by one of the drugs), something they say can get worse and become permanent. His doctor has been concerned about this and put him on Neurontin to try to stop the progression after his last treatment, but two weeks later the numbness in his fingers has increased. Iím afraid at his next appointment (on March 12th) they are going to change his chemo treatments. His doctor is also concerned because he is now having a problem maintaining his weight. Even though he eats constantly, his weight is creeping down a couple of pounds each week. He also will be having another scan the end of March, so we are hoping and praying for a good report from that. For now, I am just thankful that he still feels pretty good and is enjoying taking Thor on golf cart rides and visiting with his grandchildren and the rest of his family.

Thor also had a check-up this week and got a good report from his doctor. They said his bloodwork looks very good and heís still getting around pretty good. The only negative report he got was that heís gained five pounds and needs to lose it (I know how he feels). The doctor said that extra five pounds is much harder on his joints because of his missing leg. I guess I need a nutrition tracker for him also :-) Weíve cut back on his treats and his meals a little bit. And as much as he loves peanut butter, no more licking out the almost empty jars for him.

Now weíre ready for some warmer days so we can enjoy being outdoors again. Hope the weather clears for everyone soon so we can all get out and enjoy some sunshine and be thankful for each day!

  
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ELLENEAL 3/5/2012 9:43AM

    Lovely flower...have a beautiful week.


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CHUEYSMOM 3/5/2012 8:52AM

    beautiful flower.....I love the beginning of spring.....My prayers are with you and your family! emoticon

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SHEILA234 3/5/2012 3:24AM

    Hi Cindy, I was glad to read from your update that things are going fairly well under the circumstances. I, too, hope that the doctors can find a different chemo combination for Tommy that will get rid of the numbness problem. Glad to hear about Thor's good test results also.

Your photos are just gorgeous.

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DOODIE59 3/4/2012 10:05PM

    I'm glad to hear the men in your life are doing well, and I do hope the professionals can figure out how to handle Tommy's numbness.

Were all the photos on your page taken by you? I recognize some of them -- they're all gorgeous:)
Take care
Deirdre

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_JODI404 3/4/2012 9:53PM

    So glad to hear that your guys are doing well... all things considered. I do hope that the tweaking of the meds will bring better results for Tommy.

You are always in my prayers, and frequently in my thoughts too! Sending prayers, and positive, healing thoughts the way of your loving family!

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GOLFGMA 3/4/2012 7:14PM

    Cindy, thank you for the update. I was wondering how Tommy and Thor were doing. Praying that the doctor can find a better treatment for Tommy and good luck with putting Thor on a diet. I love the picture of the daffodil and sure hope they aren't snow covered tomorrow morning! One of these days we are all gonna have you plan a hike for us. I go to church with one of the rangers at Hanging Rock State Park and he says to come see him and he would help us map out a hike that any of us could physically handle. Any interest? Hugs to you, Tommy and Thor. emoticon

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HEALTHY_CAROLYN 3/4/2012 6:36PM

    Thank you for sharing all the beauty and joy you're finding. I continue to keep all the best thoughts and send long distance hugs for you, Tommy, and Thor.

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Carolyn

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MEWHENRYSMAMA 3/4/2012 5:12PM

    Thank you for your Spring update! The daffodil is just beautiful! I know weeks ago my husband came in to announce that our day lilies were starring to come up on the side of our house...it was mid FEB!!! Poor plants are as confused as the rest of us!
I want you to know you, Tommy and Thor remain in my thoughts and prayers!
Have a great week!
Love,
Mary
Thanks for your comment on my blog...it means so much!
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RONDARC 3/4/2012 3:15PM

    Hugs & prayers to you, Tommy & Thor. I'm glad to hear they are doing well. I agree, cold one day and hot the next. Right now it's 86 but by Tuesday it's suppose to get back down to the mid 60's. One of my Daffodil bloomed, makes me happy to know Spring is almost here!! and my Tulips are getting ready!!
Love & Hugs,
Ronda

BTW, we put Oreo on a "diet", (she didn't get much activity last winter and I kept feeding her normally so she gained a few pounds). I cut back on her food some and started mixing pumpkin in to replace the food I cut back on. It's filling & good for them. So far it's been helping. Just a thought.... emoticon

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LIBBYG7 3/4/2012 2:06PM

    Hi!
So glad to hear that Tommy uses his golfcart to get him where he needs to go and that Thor is well enough to accompany him.
It isn't unusual for neuropathy to set in with chemo drugs. It hit my hands 14 years ago when I went thru' it....and lasted for a long while (months...). Eventually, it slowly went away. Weight loss is a toughie...... Lots of energy shakes and nutritious high protein foods should help...if Tommy wants it.....

G-d bless you all for your spirit, your tenacity, your love for each other.
Keep on making those beautiful memories.......

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...and oh yes.....that photo of the daffodil is just PERFECT! How joyful...

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MARTYLYNN1 3/4/2012 12:56PM

    I hope they are able to find a solution for Tommy's weight loss & numbness. But glad he is doing well otherwise. I can relate to Thor. I have been in therapy for an injured knee & they told me the same thing about extra weight putting more stress on the joints! Thanks for sharing your daffodil with us! I am so ready for spring!

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Spark People 28 Day BootCamp DVD

Thursday, February 02, 2012

I started using the Spark People 28 Day Boot Camp DVD just after Christmas and I absolutely love it. That's saying a lot for me because I've never been especially fond of exercising inside. Instead, I prefer to get outdoors whenever I get the chance.

I think one of the reasons I've always hated it is because I've bought a lot of VHS tapes and DVD's in the past only to find they are far beyond my fitness level. I would quickly get frustrated, put them on the shelf and let them collect dust.

I've found this DVD to be different because it gives you more options for working out. You can follow their 28-day plan or you can choose from all the different workouts to create your own plan for cardio and strength training. You also have options within each workout to take the exercises to a more difficult level or to stay at an easier level until you're ready for a more challenging workout. (I have to admit that many times in the beginning I was staying at a lower intensity with Jewel, but as time passes I'm getting stronger and can more often step it up to the higher intensity.)

The best part is that I'm already starting to feel results. I love to hike for exercise, and in the month I've been using it I am already becoming a stronger hiker. It is definitely helping to strengthen my quads and hamstrings allowing me to sail uphill and downhill with greater ease than I have in many years. I went hiking with my 28 year old son today and he was impressed with how much stronger I've become.

Thank you Spark People and Coach Nicole for a wonderful DVD!

  
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GOLFGMA 2/6/2012 8:56AM

    You are giving me ideas! I haven't tried it , but, sounds good! emoticon emoticon

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SHFELKEY 2/3/2012 2:52PM

    Way to go!

Thanks for posting your review of the DVD! Keep on Sparking!

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CANDOK1260 2/3/2012 1:56PM

    thanks for ther review

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DETERMINED_SOUL 2/3/2012 1:10PM

    Keeping an exercise streak is all about finding what you love,... emoticon

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CHUEYSMOM 2/3/2012 11:04AM

    Awesome news....I don't mind working out indoors...it just gives me something different to do in bad weather. =) emoticon

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DOODIE59 2/3/2012 9:50AM

    Great news, and thank you for sharing:)
Deirdre

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HICKOK-HALEY 2/3/2012 1:09AM

    Glad to hear you are enjoying it, and that it helps for your outdoor fun!
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_JODI404 2/2/2012 11:12PM

   
Great review, and AWEsome results!!!! Way to Go!!!!!!

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MJ7DM33 2/2/2012 11:08PM

  I'm glad the DVD is working for you!

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