DIDMIS's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=DIDMIS DIDMIS's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ WHAT A DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5899618 <em>198</em> <BR> <BR> First of all I woke up at six and knew it wasn't enough sleep so thought I'd sleep a couple more hours. <BR> <BR> When I woke up it was 9:00 and as you know I move slowly. By the time I dressed,etc. <BR> took my lactolose and other medications and had breakfast which consisted of oatmeal, banana and peanut butter it was getting late. <BR> <BR> The house cleaner comes a little before 12:30. I had to wash the bedding and since I didn't pick up the house yesterday... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:01:21 EST A FUNNY KIND OF DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5898488 First of all I think with the 13 hours of sleep two days straight I got my <em>102</em> out. <BR> <em>102</em> evaded me last night until five o'clock this morning. <BR> <BR> I thought I have nothing to do anyway except a few things around the house. <BR> <BR> Well, at 9:00 a.m. being deeply <em>102</em> I thought I heard voices. <BR> <BR> One was of my house cleaner, and the other two were of my shoppers. <BR> <BR> It was so real. <em>246</em> They said they would come ba... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 23:12:31 EST GOOD NEWS FOR THOSE WHO HADN'T READ http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5895541 <em>244</em> My ammonia levels were down. The doctor said he would be happy to see them below 80 all of the time.. They were 52 <em>104</em> <BR> <BR> <em>39</em> The problem is I can't get out because of the bathroom visits. <BR> <BR> Brian came today to change the bandage and my arm is healing nicely. He said he hopes by the end of the week he can leave it off <em>30</em> <BR> <BR> Love you guys my <em>223</em> 's and thank you so much for your <em>458</em> <BR> <BR>... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:08:11 EST WHERE DID MY DAY GO http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5894921 <em>198</em> BUSY, BUSY BEAVER. <BR> <BR> First of all I did not <em>102</em> well last night. <BR> <BR> It takes me a lot longer to get ready for the day than it used to. <BR> <BR> I learned the hard way not to hurry when I fell Sunday. <BR> <BR> I called my friends who do my shopping for me an said with the bandage on my arm I couldn't even do my dishes. <BR> <BR> She said we will come in the afternoon but called back and said they were coming this morning. <BR> <BR> They arrive... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:56:08 EST FALLING FOR YOU http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5893644 Not really falling for you. <em>334</em> <BR> <BR> I posted a tiny bit on my status but left a lot of questions to be answered. <BR> <BR> This morning I was in such a hurry to get to my computer to watch our church service live <BR> <BR> and was carrying my oatmeal, peanut butter and banana and what did I do <em>38</em> <BR> <BR> Because of my rushing I fell on the floor. <BR> <BR> I skinned a piece of my arm. and blood on my dress. <BR> <BR> I pushed the button for Brian. H... Sun, 15 Mar 2015 23:17:40 EST MAY I VENT A LITTLE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5889262 <em>39</em> Since I didn't get to sleep until 5:00 a.m. I could have stayed in bed but didn't. <BR> My desire was to see our church service live on the computer so put my hearing aid in and ready but nothing came on. <BR> I messaged my elder friend and he said they were in baptisms but it would be back on so I waited. <BR> I told my elder friend we would have to baptize his wife Opal since I missed out on the baptisms. <em>334</em> <BR> Yes, it did come back on but now I couldn't hear ... Sun, 8 Mar 2015 14:06:23 EST MY BLESSINGS OF THE DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5888343 <em>459</em> Although I am almost shut in as most of you know I do receive blessings on purpose from time to time. <BR> <BR> As I mentioned on my status that was one of those days, as is every Friday. <BR> <BR> My elder friends come to visit and bring me fish (not fried of course) and sides. <BR> There is enough fish for two days. <BR> <BR> They are the ones who serve the communion in our church and are both older than I but they get around well. <BR> <BR> I had mentioned on my status... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 20:29:20 EST NOTICE TO ALL OF MY TEAMS AND FRIENDS PART 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5887052 The problem with my income tax is not something new. <BR> <BR> I don't keep my expense book updated so have to work on that first. <BR> <BR> I have started filling in the tax forms. I still have not found my 2013 stuff . <BR> <BR> I need to get organized but am not too good at that. <BR> <BR> Some have mentioned I needed help but if I don't have the right information they couldn't help me. <BR> <BR> You would never know I used to work for Internal Revenue!!!!!!!!!!!!! <BR> <BR> I... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 17:38:41 EST NOTICE TO ALL OF MY TEAMS AND FRIENDS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5886545 It is absolutely necessary that I take some time off from the computer. <BR> <BR> I don't feel too good. <BR> <BR> Working on income tax. <BR> <BR> My papers are in such a mess I can't find 2013's return. <BR> <BR> I need to work on income tax which is not a simple one for me. <BR> <BR> Then i need to shred papers and go through papers on my desk. <BR> <BR> Each day I hope to log in. <BR> <BR> Each day I will post the devotionals. <BR> <BR> If possible will do the Trivia. <BR> <BR> ... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 23:01:35 EST MY CUP TRIED TO TELL ME SOMETHING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5883941 <em>198</em> <BR> <BR> The last time my nurse was here she told me to drink warmed up prune juice. <BR> <BR> Well I was already taking this powerful laxative which brings the ammonia out when I go to the bathroom. <BR> <BR> I listened to her and drank prune juice this morning and took my laxative. <BR> <BR> I noticed prune juice was coming out of my special microwave mug everywhere I sat it. <BR> <BR> When I finished drinking it I saw why. <BR> <BR> It was cracked and was leaking.... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:31:01 EST EATING OUT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5881475 We are on a journey to eat healthy. <em>433</em> <BR> <BR> Where does this journey take us? <BR> <BR> I know there are places that advertise low calorie and some low prices but are they healthy, <BR> <BR> Most have too much fat and too much salt. <BR> <BR> Google your favorite places and check them out. Maybe they are low calorie but how about saturated fat? <BR> <BR> How about having enough salt for 3 days in one meal? Even if you divide it and eat half it is too much. <BR> <BR... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:27:33 EST A BAD REPORT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5879550 <em>46</em> I have been sad today. <BR> <BR> <em>38</em> Because my ammonia levels went up again, they were 42 and now were 84, and my medicine has been increased. <BR> <BR> I have been so busy today I haven't done much on here. <BR> <BR> <em>458</em> My friends who did my shopping for me came and did my shopping and prayed for me. <BR> <BR> My friends who bring me fish once a week and visit came and prayed for me. <BR> <BR> Thank God for His <em>43</em> 's <BR> <BR> I have ... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 18:07:28 EST I RECEIVED A WONDERFUL GIFT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5875833 Hope everyone had a happy friendship day. <em>30</em> <BR> <BR> This was a better day for me. <em>224</em> <BR> <BR> Now the gift I received. I have a male friend who lives about 250 miles from me. We have been friends for six years or more. <BR> After I see the doctor in March he wants to come down and said he wants to do things for me I can't do even cleaning and he is a squeaky clean guy. Anything, so I'm going <BR> to make the list. <BR> <BR> Pity people who live closer ... Sat, 14 Feb 2015 20:54:58 EST MY LAST TWO DAYS. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5875345 Happy Valentine's Day! <BR> <BR> <BR> Whether or not you have a sweetheart, you have someone who is sweet after your heart! Jesus is the lover of your soul and He will NEVER let you go! <BR> <BR> Let this be a day where you not only give chocolates and trinkets to people you love, but take a moment to let Jesus know how much you love Him. He loves you with an everlasting love that will never fade! Love is on your horizon! <BR> <BR> I love how they describe it in Mexico. It is frien... Fri, 13 Feb 2015 21:46:06 EST GRANJERRY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5873186 I don't know if this was sent to all of her friends or not but in case it wasn't here is something her granddaughter sent to me on her behalf. <BR> <BR> <BR> my gd anita just posted a blog about my health and then read your blogs out to me...just to tempt me to write to you dear friend and did i succumb. well my tremors and lack of concentration don't make it easy but am trying. hope your health is looking up. i am leading a complete disabled life, can't walk more than 8 to 10 steps and I s... Tue, 10 Feb 2015 12:00:50 EST IRENE'S COMPUTER woes...... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5864070 Hello - this is Irene's friend, Marcy (mnnsaide) <BR> <BR> Irene called me this evening to let me know that she will not be on line for a while until here computer is returned from the repair shop. <BR> <BR> I know she will miss everyone. <BR> <BR> But she is doing well - we had a good chat and laugh! <BR> <BR> Marcy Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:25:23 EST COMPUTER http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5860362 <em>215</em> (This is MARCY - mnnsaide) Irene's computer is in the shop and will be there for a couple of days <BR> <BR> <BR> CompUSA has changed to Tiger. I didn't know that as I hadn't been there in a long time. <BR> I called them myself today an they said they could clean it and then put my stuff on a USB (what do they call it) scan disc? <BR> Now they just have McAfee and I don't want anymore of that. I have it until December 17th. <BR> They said it would cost more or less $129.... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:01:36 EST Today 1/21/2105 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5859704 <em>198</em> <BR> Today the nurse came out to draw blood. She always has a difficult time getting it. <BR> This time she gave up. <BR> I said I felt like the Orange they practice on. <em>334</em> <BR> I was worn out and didn't get to eat breakfast or take my medicine until after 1:00 as she came late. <BR> Then I called McAfee and you know how that goes. It wears you out. I ate a snack and took my second dose of medicine, went to the bathroom and laid down. <BR> Brian wants CompUSA... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:31:41 EST ADDITION TO MY LAST BLOG http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5859088 First Brian brought over a lot of equipment to check everything out <BR> When he got online with Dell they told him everything to do which he did. <BR> Then he called them. <BR> They told him about the viruses <BR> He did all he could do. I had an Acer before this. <BR> I check my bank account and so far they haven't taken anything out and the bank wouldn't permit it without notifying me. <BR> This is the last Dell I get. <BR> I'd rather buy like CompUSA as they have a good repair crew there... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:32:12 EST I MAY BE OFF THE COMPUTER FOR AWHILE. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5858960 Brian worked for hours on my sound and videos. Dell wants to charge $200.00 to return it to default. <BR> So he is going to take it to COMPUSA to see what they will charge. <BR> I didn't want a Dell. <BR> He thinks it came from Spark. I don't know but he said they had gotten into my bank account. <BR> So I may have to come back with a new name and everything and may miss a lot of things. <BR> Know I am still here, just silent. <BR> Irene Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:00:53 EST WHY I HAVEN'T BEEN ON MUCH TODAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5854647 <em>198</em> <BR> I got up this morning at 10:00 tired and weak. <BR> Picked up for the house cleaner and washed the bedding. <BR> They told me to take more of that powerful laxative which brings my ammonia levels down. <BR> I think I took too much on my second dose. I am to take 4 doses a day. Then if I <em>360</em> yesterday I really <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <BR> S... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 22:19:57 EST THE NURSE SCARED ME TODAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5853805 Well, I have been quite busy. <BR> One of the head nurses came out and she said my ammonia levels 184 <em>198</em> <BR> I said I thought they had gone done from 184 to 90 <em>243</em> <BR> Still high but going the right direction. <em>55</em> <BR> Now they increased my medication that makes me go to bathroom and lower the ammonia levels. <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <em>360</em> <BR> Back and forth, back and forth to the bathroom. <BR> I don... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:42:09 EST AMMONIA LEVELS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5849690 Brian called and my ammonia levels were below 100 for the first time in a long time being 90. Still high but coming down. <em>244</em> <BR> <BR> I am sore today because of giving a urine sample yesterday as I had to hold myself up but that will soon pass. At least it is not pain and I understand exercise soreness. <BR> <BR> Things have been quiet around here today. <BR> <BR> I'm still enjoying the fish my nurse brought me. Have enough for tomorrow as well as more acorn squash and ... Thu, 8 Jan 2015 18:12:37 EST EVERYTHING HAPPENED TODAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5849039 <em>198</em> <BR> The nurse came this morning and was here two hours. I was late eating and taking my medicine and it hasn't worked yet. <BR> <BR> My next door neighbor came over yesterday and was so mad at me. He had let his girl friend fall as he said he had to let her out in the grass and It was my fault because I didn't park up far enough. I did not have the breezeway blocked. I tried to tell him I ask people to stop out from the curb but he didn't want to listen. He knew it was ... Wed, 7 Jan 2015 22:29:06 EST A POEM I WROTE IN 1995 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5845018 The mountains of brass do surround us, <BR> As trials are pressing our way. <BR> And it seems all is in vain, <BR> When our heart is in pain, <BR> And we try, how we try to pray <BR> <BR> But in the midst is a valley, <BR> Where Christ has placed us awhile. <BR> Where we learn to rely, <BR> And to God we do cry, <BR> Till the tears are replaced by a smile. <BR> <BR> He teaches us most in the valley, <BR> The things that we need to be strong. <BR> He leads through the fire, <BR> Though it's... Sat, 3 Jan 2015 18:56:50 EST MY AMMONIA LEVELS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5842523 <em>104</em> My ammonia levels dropped from the 185 back to the 115. I thought maybe something happened in the testing or something else for them to be 185 which was extremely high and I usually can't think, talk or type or much of anything but sleep. <BR> Brian said I did not have any of the symptoms of my level being that high. <BR> <em>244</em> <BR> I am happy it is going the right way. <BR> My swelling is going up again but there is nothing too difficult for God and I believe ... Thu, 1 Jan 2015 07:29:37 EST BEARING GIFTS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5841326 Yesterday only two people came from Reynosa Mexico, the pastor's son who also preaches in his father's church and a soft spoken gentleman named Jorge who also preaches there. <BR> Now they have four preachers. <BR> <BR> They were 3 hours late because the bridge was backed up. All of Mexico was out of school and came over to get in on the sale prices. They left that bridge and went to one further East and doubled back. I know what this is like as I had to wait for hours many times after tea... Tue, 30 Dec 2014 14:18:16 EST AN EXPLANATION http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5839350 <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <BR> <BR> After writing this on a friend's page who has gone through so many things herself I felt I should put it in a blog. I realize some of you know all of this already but some don't. <BR> <BR> Sometimes I feel like a wimp as so many have more problems than I do. <BR> I have had this since 1962 when I first came... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 13:43:32 EST MY CHRISTMAS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5838940 Everyone says they love me but I was alone with the Lord and with my Spark friends except for one family. <BR> <BR> I believe the Lord felt alone in most households receiving gifts while He was forgotten by many. I know, all He wants are our <em>26</em> 's but does it feel <em>51</em> sometimes when we fail to give him our lives putting Him first. <BR> <BR> Our birthday comes and we receive <em>144</em> 's, His birthday comes, what do we give Him <em>38</em> <BR> <BR> I received... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 18:28:28 EST THE BAD NEWS; MY CHRISTMAS PRESENT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5838391 <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <em>445</em> <BR> <BR> Yesterday Brian called. The doctor had called about my blood work on the ammonia levels. I hoped it was good news. <BR> <BR> He said they had gone <em>49</em> They had gone to 135 which I thought were high and yes, they were high but the next time they had gone <em>55</em> to 115 Now they were 185 <em>49</em> <em... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 13:51:37 EST WHY I AM NOT MYSELF http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5835105 Ammonia levels. <BR> <BR> When my ammonia levels go sky high I can't think right, talk right, reason, do trivia, etc. <BR> <BR> You see I make a lot of mistakes. <BR> <BR> They took my blood work today and hope it will show my ammonia levels are down. <BR> They got to 135, then to 115, now I am believing they will going to go lower. <BR> <BR> I am going to do trivia now. <em>521</em> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:09:25 EST WHY I AM NOT MYSELF http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5835106 Ammonia levels. <BR> <BR> When my ammonia levels go sky high I can't think right, talk right, reason, do trivia, etc. <BR> <BR> You see I make a lot of mistakes. <BR> <BR> They took my blood work today and hope it will show my ammonia levels are down. <BR> They got to 135, then to 115, now I am believing they will go lower. <BR> <BR> I am going to do trivia now. <em>521</em> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:09:25 EST WHY I AM NOT MYSELF http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5835104 Ammonia levels. <BR> <BR> When my ammonia levels go sky high I can't think right, talk right, reason, do trivia, etc. <BR> <BR> You see I make a lot of mistakes. <BR> <BR> They took my blood work today and hope it will show my ammonia levels are down. <BR> They got to 135, then to 115, now I am believing they will going to go lower. <BR> <BR> I am going to do trivia now. <em>521</em> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:09:25 EST THE LATEST http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5834577 <em>230</em> <BR> <BR> Last night I fell again. <BR> <BR> I ended up with my head under the desk but did not hurt myself except sore and terrible tired again. <BR> <BR> Brian and his older son came and picked me up. <BR> <BR> Then they went out and bought groceries. <BR> <BR> One thing was <em>334</em> <BR> <BR> His son wanted to know where his deodorant and two big onions and one big jalapeno was as they were going to cook out. <BR> <BR> I caught them just in time as they were ... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:02:20 EST TODAY AND TOMOROW http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5833635 I felt worse today than I have been feeling. <BR> <em>102</em> I slept 12 hours. <BR> I could not go out to get anything to eat. <BR> I did do my dishes late this evening though. <BR> I am afraid to take a shower but did make it though. <BR> Brian did call 3 times to see if I was all right. <BR> Tomorrow they will come to take my ammonia again. <BR> I am praying it will be lower. <BR> Irene Mon, 15 Dec 2014 23:09:54 EST AMMONIA LEVELS HIGH AGAIN http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5831006 <em>39</em> <em>102</em> <BR> Today my report came back and my ammonia levels were 135 which was higher than I remember. <BR> No wonder I had been sick 4 days and slept hours upon hours. <BR> I am not thinking right. <BR> Irene Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:47:17 EST WHY I HAVE BEEN OFF LINE AND DOCTOR'S VISIT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5828151 THANK YOU MARCY FOR POSTING WHY I HADN'T BEEN ONLINE <em>247</em> <em>220</em> <BR> <BR> <em>46</em> Two days w/o computer <em>387</em> , <BR> w/o home phone (missed calls) <em>39</em> <BR> and w/o television. <em>39</em> <BR> All I had was my cell phone. <em>30</em> <BR> <BR> Time Warner Cable said they would be here between 11:00 and 12:00 and guess what he came on time. Nice young man. I gave him a 10 on the survey. The Problem <em>38</em> <BR> <BR> He said ... Fri, 5 Dec 2014 13:57:29 EST HELP http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5826649 For several days now I have no sound on my computer. <BR> Brian was going hunting tomorrow with his son which is good for both of them. <BR> He tried to fix it from his office but he couldn't. <BR> Said he thought it is the speaker but the next time he comes to fill the pill boxes he will look at it. <BR> Has anyone had that problem and could they fix it? <BR> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>247</em> <em>... Tue, 2 Dec 2014 22:00:12 EST WHAT I AM THANKFUL FOR http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5823444 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/6/l1695564820.jpg"> <BR> <BR> 1. First of all I want to say <em>304</em> to my Lord and Savior who redeemed me, changed my life and gave me a life worth living. <BR> <BR> 2. I want to say <em>304</em> Lord for saving all of my family before they died and although they didn't want to talk to me all of them did before they went to be with the Lord and especially my sister who talked me into getting a computer so we could IM before she we... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:58:03 EST SHORT, NOT TOO SWEET AND GOOD FOR US http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5819645 Remember that Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks, be grateful, and enjoy the company of loved ones. <BR> Remember it is not turkey day, it is Thanksgiving Day. <BR> We all have something to give thanks for. <BR> You don't have to go overboard to celebrate this special holiday. <BR> By using just a few of these many tips and recipes in Spark, you'll be able to take part in the tradition without feeling guilty. <BR> Irene Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:52:49 EST MY CAT SCAN http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5818921 Well yesterday I had my <em>240</em> scan. <BR> They told me it would take about 12 minutes. <BR> They called me in right away and the girl asked why I was getting the <em>240</em> scan. <BR> They had the order from the doctor. <BR> They told me I did not have to bring the med's or a list as they had them but she asked for them which of course I did not have. <BR> Then she said they needed to put an IV in so it would be clearer and I would not have to do it again. <BR> She said it ... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:19:51 EST A VERY BUSY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5815811 After writing the whole blog I lost it. <em>39</em> <BR> <BR> Many things going on around here <em>198</em> <BR> <BR> It was 47 this morning and raining but I drove further than I had driven since I broke my back. <em>104</em> <BR> Sunday it is supposed to be 80. <em>67</em> <BR> <BR> Before driving in the rain Brian fixed my <em>387</em> It only took a minute after I told him I get my mail through Yahoo. <BR> <BR> Then he went to the doctor's office in his truck an... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:58:12 EST SO MANY THINGS ACCOMPLISHED TODAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5815797 <em>198</em> It is 47 here, now that is cold for here but Sunday it is supposed to be 80. It will be colder tonight. <BR> <BR> Brian got my computer working again this morning. Just took a minute when I told him I get my e-mail from Yahoo. <BR> <BR> I had a doctor's appointment. It was raining some but I did alright. I am to get a cat scan to see more about the liver. They drew a lot of blood (I said it is to sell to the blood bank.) <em>40</em> <BR> <BR> I am also to see the GI ... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:39:24 EST THE PROBLEM IS RESOLVED http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5814148 Thank you all. I slept 3 hours last night so will sleep today. <BR> Gloria suggested I call Brian. Poor Brian! I am a full time job for him. <BR> I didn't want to call him late at night so called him this morning. He can get on my computer and he fixed it. <BR> All is well that ends well. <BR> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:38:59 EST CAN YOU HELP ME? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5813936 I try to log in to Internet Explorer which I have had for a long time. <BR> It messed up a long time ago but finally I could get my mail. <BR> Now ATT comes on and I can get points and community but no mail. <BR> I hear talking in the background. <BR> Have you had this kind of problem and what did you do? <BR> Irene Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:50:44 EST SOMETHING WONDERFUL HAPPENED TODAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5812721 <em>355</em> <em>304</em> Lord. <em>458</em> answered. <BR> Some time ago I received a notice from IRS telling me I owed 10,000. They said I withdrew my small IRA and did not report it. Penalties and interest were added to it. <BR> <BR> I knew I had rolled it over and knew where it was. I wrote them telling them where it was but they said I needed to send a form in which I did not receive from the bank I withdrew it from. <BR> <BR> Since I had had it in 3 banks at different times... Fri, 7 Nov 2014 17:19:46 EST GUESS WHAT I DID TODAY THAT I HADN'T DONE SINCE I BROKE MY BACK http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5809626 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/6/l1682686997.jpg"> <BR> <BR> I had almost finished the blog and somehow lost it. <BR> <BR> This morning after getting up at 7:00 a.m. I decided to go to the 9:15 service at <em>288</em> so got ready, got in my <em>433</em> and drove further than I had driven in 3 months more or less to arrive. <em>104</em> <BR> <BR> As I entered the <em>288</em> I told the usher I needed to sit at the back so he sat up two chairs for me. Ev... Sun, 2 Nov 2014 22:21:34 EST MY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5807697 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/8/l1842660365.jpg"> <BR> Just had to post this from Sunday evening birthday party. <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/8/3/l838445117.jpg"> <BR> This is so true. <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/9/4/l94836576.jpg"> <BR> A very unique card sent on the internet by a good friend. <BR> <BR> Now about my day. The pastor's son finally came today. He was to come Monday, couldn't, he was to come Tuesday his old car... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:37:29 EST ANOTHER WONDERFUL MIRACLE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5807101 <em>355</em> <em>458</em> <BR> <BR> Today a family took me to lunch at the same place we had the <em>236</em> Sunday night. They could not go Sunday so took me today. <BR> <BR> They brought cards and gifts. All beautiful. <BR> <BR> I asked if Victor was there as he is the one who had the aging grandparents. He was working the cash register and called to me when I went in but I did not hear him. <BR> He came to the table and I asked him about his grandparents as you remember ... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:16:20 EST MY WONDERFUL BIRTHDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5805868 <em>236</em> <em>288</em> friends and two <em>223</em> 's. <BR> You can see some pictures of Spark friends on Facebook. <BR> <BR> This was a special birthday for me because a few weeks ago some thought I would not live to see another birthday but here am I <em>334</em> ready to serve the Lord for as long as He has me here in any way He would have me to serve Him. I made it to 87. Hey guys I made a mistake. I let someone convince me I was 87 and I am really only a <em>90</em> ... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:01:36 EST