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Hot & Hazy!

Monday, June 29, 2015      10 comments

Day 4 of very high temperatures for us. Averaging 30 + C (86 F) when our usual is only 23 C (73 F) this time of year. This morning Mom calls out come see the red sun. Blanketing our city is a heavy forest fire haze. You can't even see acr... Read more

First Tablet Photo Uploads

Tuesday, June 23, 2015      12 comments

This is Mom and I standing in front of the statue that inspired the design on our medals. This amazing woman was doing the whole marathon Read more


Tuesday, June 23, 2015      12 comments

Our Mayor's Marathon started out gloomy and spitting rain. Mom and I got there way too early and had to stand around for 90 min before our race start. There was no water to be found anywhere! We did get to chat with the Mayor himself. Th... Read more

Busy Day Today, Tomorrow and This Weekend!

Thursday, June 18, 2015      12 comments

I started my morning off cleaning. First the hardest, vacuuming, always a challenge with my weak arms. Then the mopping, hard on my back. Was keeping my fingers crossed my right arm would hold up. Since I am doing barefoot workouts and am... Read more

Pride Day and Walk Photos

Sunday, June 14, 2015      12 comments

We started out from the Farmer's Market, up high: Other direction: Read more

Goodies I Got For Top Fundraiser

Friday, June 12, 2015      12 comments

Mom finally delivered my goodies from the Bust A Move fundraiser. It was more than I was expecting. She had forgotten them on the last delivery. Large cooler pack with the Bust A Move logo. Nice big colorful beach towel with their lo... Read more

Not So Hot Medical News..

Thursday, June 11, 2015      13 comments

My arm surgeon said there isn't too much he can do with my shoulder, because in people with RA the tendons and ligaments would be too frail to reattach in the case of a rotator cuff tear. Also a shoulder replacement would prove difficult becaus... Read more

Meal Plan Yesterday

Wednesday, June 10, 2015      11 comments

Due to the planned 10 hour power outage yesterday, they gave us free snacks and meals so we wouldn't have to open our refrigerators. Snack 10 am: orange juice unsweetened 200 mL box, Nutrigrain bar. Lunch Noon: egg salad sandwi... Read more

Into The Dark -Planned Power Outage!

Tuesday, June 09, 2015      7 comments

Apparently my 35 year old Apartment Building needs repairs on its two Transformers. This will take from 9 am to 7 pm so that is how long we will be without power :-( The Housing Authority's manager will hold an Information Session toda... Read more

Mom's Nascent Garden Photos

Monday, June 08, 2015      15 comments

Had to share this gorgeous mounding spirea photo with you: Her Rockery: Read more

Cherry Lane Photos

Saturday, June 06, 2015      11 comments

These photos were taken on my birthday on Sunday May 31 when my sister came into the city from the farm to wish me a happy birthday and was just three day... Read more

My Sister and I Walk/Hike Photos

Friday, June 05, 2015      12 comments

Oh Boy! Addled brain here needs to get a digital calendar going that will remind me of days and dates. I was a week ahead of myself, my appointment is next week!! Read more

Stupid To Smart!

Thursday, June 04, 2015      12 comments

Under the stupid headings -I had gone to the wrong hospital for my surgery emoticon Thanks to my Mom's insistence on... Read more

Was No Big Deal Except..

Tuesday, June 02, 2015      14 comments

The needles. Must have had a million pokes in my lifetime, but still don't like 'em. Amazingly the anesthetist got my vein the first time. Good boy :-) The foot needles, not so much. Didn't anticipate five separate pokes all around the op... Read more

Wrap Up!

Tuesday, June 02, 2015      15 comments

My Mom, Stepdad and Sister went to the Cactus Club Cafe a restaurant with dishes inspired by Rob Feenie, Canada's first Iron Chef. I had Bengal Chicken curry, my Stepdad had the fish tacos, my sister the short rib sandwich, and Mom the pesto... Read more

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