One of my team's has a challenge this week for a blog topic: Can I forgive myself for the past? How will it affect my successful journey to better health?
I have delayed writing this all week because I am not feeling too generous towards ... Read more
Today is my first day back in office since the announcement that I am leaving. It is very strange. People don't know whether to include or exclude me in discussions.
I realized this weekend that this is a chance for me to "re-make" myse... Read more
Thanks to all who commented on yesterday's blog. As KELTIC-CARA said, I answered my own question. I knew I was as I typed it, but I guess I just needed some support.
I am stepping out of my comfort zone and now that I have taken the ste... Read more
I got this email today -
The Rock 'n' Roll Pittsburgh Time Limit has Changed
Thank you for committing early to participate in the 2013 Rock 'n' Roll Pittsburgh Half Marathon. Due to strict road reopening regulations in the city of Pit... Read more
A young woman went to her grandmother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. She was tired of fighting and struggling. It seemed as one problem was so... Read more
A - Available or married: Married to Tony for 33 years
B - Book: The Good Earth, by Pearl S. Buck. Anything by Stephen King.
C - Cake or pie: Carrot cake.
D - Drink of choice: Iced tea or coffee.
E - Essential item: Compute... Read more
Our immediate family celebrated Christmas yesterday, since it was the first day all my children and their significant others could get together.
I got several good books and some movies but this is my favorite gift this year:
What happened to Friday? I actually know - family! We had people here in shifts from around 1 PM until after 11 PM and that doesn't include my SIL and her DH, who spent the night.
We had more snow today and I have not been out in my car... Read more
Been off since Friday and today I realized I didn't know what day it was! My son and his wife returned early from her parents' house and so I got to spend all day with Gino. I watched him while they did some shopping today and again this eveni... Read more
So I was in a good mood when I got to work Friday, but it was quickly dashed. Lots of problems, people with issues, and everyone is coming to me. I am not getting my own work done. People are generally in a bad mood, for various reasons. Whe... Read more
Sometimes things happen that just make you smile.
Many of you know that my niece and her sons had some difficulties this year. Twice this year I wound up taking my youngest nephew into my home for a while. During the second time, when I... Read more
I've been having a rough time since Friday. The holidays already had me down. Add work stresses and family-holiday issues and I've fallen apart a bit. Time to pick myself up and get going again.
Food tracked - 0 Days
Exerc... Read more