JTREMBATH's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=JTREMBATH JTREMBATH'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/ Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5866578 Today is the 1st of February where did January go I think this year will go just as fast as last year. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14:57:47 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5866137 Well we got our rain last night which was good for the garden but it is now quite muggy. I am trying to get my granddaughter a job as they are not easy to come by and she wants to earn some money so she does not have to keep borrowing from her parents as she has just left school, so she has an interview on Tuesday so I am keeping my fingers crossed for her. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:04:57 EST Yah! Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5865251 Went for my walk early it is getting darker in the mornings now, when I went for my walk 2 weeks ago it was reasonably light now i notice it is getting darker around the same time. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:38:55 EST THURSDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5864503 ANOTHER BUSY DAY TODAY I AM PLEASED WE WORK IN AIR CONDITION AS IT IS SO MUGGY OUT THERE i REALLY FEEL SORRY FOR YOU PEOPLE OUT THERE THAT ARE HAVING SNOW STORMS AT THE MOMENT. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:49:24 EST WEDNESDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5863762 when we got to work yesterday I noticed a whole pile of white dust on the floor but took not much notice until I went into my room to turn my radio on to find every thing out there was coated in white dust, evidently with the construction work that is going on the fire men were here for the long weekend doing the firewall and all the concrete dust was over everything it took us 2 hours to clean it up we were pleased there was no list in the morning. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:43:12 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5862965 Finally got my orchid plant repotted it took a long time got sun burnt a bit but not bad but what I do have is a pile of aches and pains from constantly bending over, hoping it will go away after a few days as it really hurts to lift my leg to change when I got to work. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:39:34 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5862497 Today is a Stat day for us as it is the Auckland Anniversary I have been repotting my orchid plant the roots were so bound I had a hard time getting the bulbs separated and got sun burnt to. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 21:12:17 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5861799 Today is my 2000 Spark streak, It is very hot out side I have been out there repotting my Christmas lillies as they were well and truly root bound. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:20:55 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5861183 A bit late today as I had to go out this morning, we have a holiday on Monday so another nice long weekend. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:02:12 EST Yah! Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5860296 Hubby is home from work today as he is not feeling well his blood sugar levels this morning was 8.8 which was not that bad but his stomach is playing up and he won't go to the Dr's. as he is scared they might put him in hospital. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:17:03 EST THURSDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5859517 Nearly the end of another week and getting closer to the end of the 1st month, we have had really good weather lately and in some areas of New Zealand they have a severe drought and with the dry grass comes heaps of fires. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:39:22 EST WEDNESDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5858757 Had a very busy day yesterday but finished on time which was good, so hope to have another good day today. Got home yesterday and took hubby's blood sugar levels to find they were low but told him off as he had not eaten his lunch and told him that was why his levels were low. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:48:58 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5857910 My walk this morning was really pleasant just the right heat , by about 8 o'clock it is starting to get hot and muggy. I am working at the other hospital today so I don't know what I am in for at the moment until I get there. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:39:47 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5857205 Today is my day off so will get some of my house work done while hubby is at work as he hates me doing it when he is home hence why I leave it to do when he is not here. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 14:57:12 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5856620 Having another relaxing day today went and done the grocery shopping and now doing my spark it is just to hot to do anything I am pleased I went for my walk early. Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:05:09 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5855994 Yesterday was a very slow day I started at 07.30 and finished at 5.00 pm that made it a very long day Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:29:35 EST Yah! Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5855057 I am not looking forward to today we have 2 slow Dr's with a full list doing training and on a Friday, so I can see us finishing late. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:41:32 EST Wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5854313 Ended up being really busy yesterday as just after I started processing the scopes for the day my machine broke down and the company could not get out till about 10 o'clock 3 hours after I called them by the time the machine was up and running properly I had 6 scopes waiting to go through. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:54:34 EST WEDNESDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5853519 Yah back to where I like to work, yesterday the staff member that I was suppose to work with rung in sick so it turned out to be very hectic. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:52:01 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5852673 Another busy day today as I have to go over to the other hospital so at the moment not to sure what there is set to do but over there they are always adding on patients and that is what makes it so busy. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:29:55 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5851794 Back to work today had a great day yesterday after the shopping just sat around did my Spark booked a hotel for next Saturday so we can go to the races on Saturday. Sun, 11 Jan 2015 12:41:36 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5851130 Nothing much to do today so will go and do the grocery shopping then chill out for the rest of the day until I start cooking dinner. Sat, 10 Jan 2015 14:42:05 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5850575 So far a great day, we have taken hubby's insulin back to 16 units now as yesterday he had a terrible day and the diabetic nurse said he might be getting to much now as he started to put on weight so he cut back on what he was eating which started to affect him so she said the insulin could be causing the problem so in the next two weeks we will keep an eye on it. Fri, 9 Jan 2015 19:20:16 EST Yah! Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5849496 Still hoping my hand gets free of pain as this has been ongoing since I had it operated on since December 2013, by the end of the day at work it is quite sore as with the type of work I do I am using my hand constantly. Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:29:33 EST THURSDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5848592 STILL HAVING PROBLEMS WITH MY HAND THEY PUT THE STEROID INJECTIONS INTO 2 BONES IN MY WRIST THIS TIME AS THAT WAS WHAT THE DR. WANTED SO MOVING MY WRIST AT THE MOMENT IS STILL SORE BUT IT HAS NOT RELIEVED THE OTHER PROBLEM THAT I HAD SO WILL HAVE ANOTHER APPOINTMENT WITH THE DR IN 2 MONTHS. Wed, 7 Jan 2015 12:46:05 EST Wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5847662 Getting my hand done today so I hope it works as last year it didn't.Hubby not well again this morning I think because his blood sugar was 5.1 this morning he thinks they are to low. Tue, 6 Jan 2015 12:42:10 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5846658 Back to work today and every thing here is going to take awhile to put back together as all the equipment was taken out for the end of year cleaning <BR> Mon, 5 Jan 2015 12:47:23 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5845956 Tomorrow back to work BOO then on Wednesday I am on sick leave as I am having steroid injections into my hand in 2 places so I am hoping it will be alright for work on Thursday. Sun, 4 Jan 2015 19:33:39 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5845039 Well only 1 more day left before having to return to work for another year hopefully we will have more lists out here so I don't have to go to the other hospital. Sat, 3 Jan 2015 19:23:08 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5844142 Hubby had a terrible night last night and with the holidays the Dr. is closed and he does not want to go to the hospital just in case they keep him there. Fri, 2 Jan 2015 18:49:59 EST Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5843206 Was suppose to go our son's place today in Hamilton but the last 3 nights hubby has had a shocking night which also keeps me awake am going to make an appointment tomorrow for him to see the DR. hopefully he won't give him prednisone after last time. Thu, 1 Jan 2015 19:44:39 EST Thursday 1ST http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5842245 TODAY IS OFFICIALLY THE IST DAY FOR 2015 HERE IN NEW ZEALAND. GOT MOST OF MY IRONING DONE BUT STILL HAVE SOME MORE TO DO BUT THE REST CAN WAIT. Wed, 31 Dec 2014 19:45:18 EST Wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5841424 It is New Years eve today and I achieved all my work that I wanted to get done so my house is nice and clean for the New Year will try to get some ironing done to, my eldest son who live in Hamilton wants us to go down there for a couple of days. Tue, 30 Dec 2014 17:45:11 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5840808 Went out shopping early again this morning as I wanted to get some weedkiller for the back of the section as the grass is just going wild down there. Tomorrow I want to get all the house work done before the New year clicks in as one of my aims is always to make the start on the new year is for my house to be clean I have always done that. Mon, 29 Dec 2014 20:02:19 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5839900 Back to work today but it is only 1 day so I can live with that as I am then off until next Tuesday. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:17:19 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5839512 Every one enjoyed the day yesterday we took hubbys brother with us yesterday and he was surprised at what our son has achieved since buying the farm he could not believe it. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 19:55:51 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5838873 We are off to my sons, farm today we are taking my hubby's brother and his partner with us they have not been there before so they are looking forward to it, my other two sons are also going and we are having a bbq, so should be a good day with family. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:35:43 EST Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5838417 Had a great day yesterday, hubby's sugar levels at the end of the day were only 10.0 so that was good and this morning only 7.7 so that was good to, got a call from a nephew yesterday who we have not heard from for a long time but yesterday was his birthday to he turned 60 so it was good to hear from him. Thu, 25 Dec 2014 15:34:27 EST CHRISTMAS DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5838041 Today is Christmas here in New Zealand so would like to wish ever one a Merry Christmas and a bright new year. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:16:57 EST Wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5837622 A/L today got up early and did some more shopping that I didn't do the other day so think every thing is done now as we are going to our Daughters tomorrow for Xmas dinner then on Saturday going down to the farm to my sons place where the 3 boys will be. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 19:13:41 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5836844 Today I have to contact the Diabetic nurse and give her hubby's readings for the weekend she will not be impressed with Saturdays reading of 23 but the rest have been good. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:53:09 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5836527 Been out shopping all morning left early to beat the heat then to the hair dresser to get my hair cut went for a coffee before coming home so now just doing my Spark have to go to work tomorrow. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:11:50 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5835938 Yesterday hubby's blood sugar before breakfast was good at 6.5 so in the afternoon he decided because his sugar levels were good he would have chocolate bar when I asked him if he should be having that he said he thought with a 6.5 sugar level why not wrong choice as when I did his sugar level before tea it was 23.8 I had to give him 6 units of insulin. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:04:30 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5835540 Made it to the function which was good, it was in full swing when all of a sudden the power went out we were alright as we wee have a light tea that was already cooked but the resterraut could not cook for the crowd and the café could not cook there orders either and the bars could not operate nor the band when we left the power was still off. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:54:16 EST Yah! Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5834949 We have a function to go to after work so am hoping we don't finish late, looking at the lists they look long but they are mostly gases which only take about 5 minutes so it all depends how long he takes to do his colons which he has 3 of. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:43:01 EST Thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5834429 Today i only have half day so i am pleased with that i have to get one of my work colleagues a Christmas present as i only have tomorrow to give it to her as i am on days off on Monday and she does her last day Monday then she is off until the 5th January. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:52:15 EST Wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5833913 Our thoughts and prayers should now be with the 80 odd children who have been shot by the teleban in Parkistan and the 60 odd adults at the school for the military. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:45:34 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5833400 Today the weather is a bit overcast and suppose to be showers. My prayers go out to the families of the hostages in Sydney for there 15 hour ordeal it really must have been very scary for them. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:38:27 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5832835 Yah only one more week to go then holiday, but then in saying that I have 1 day to work on the 29th and then off till the 6 th January I think I need that break. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 12:28:09 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5832621 Took my great granddaughter for her 1st Christmas party this morning she got very unrested as she was tired but she got a nice gift she is only 14 months old so I think she will enjoy it more next year. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 23:33:53 EST