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Thanks and Some News
Saturday, January 19, 2013      27 comments

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
Opinions Please
Friday, January 18, 2013      16 comments

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
Borrowed from a Friend
Wednesday, January 16, 2013      14 comments

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
No Regrets
Thursday, January 10, 2013      22 comments

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More ABCs - Getting to Know Me
Saturday, January 05, 2013      8 comments

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
Monday, December 31, 2012      16 comments

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: ... Read more
Happy Birthday to My Son
Sunday, December 30, 2012      14 comments

Happy birthday to my son, Vinnie ~ my second born child, the child who lives the furthest away, the teacher, the father of my only grandchild. I wish nothing but the best for you! ... Read more
Time is Flying
Saturday, December 29, 2012      6 comments

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
Thursday, December 27, 2012      13 comments

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
Friday #2 - Finally Got the Results of this Summer's Study
Saturday, December 22, 2012      13 comments

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
Friday #1 - McKnight Staff and Teachers Are Awesome
Saturday, December 22, 2012      6 comments

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
Thursday, December 20, 2012      13 comments

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. Streaks Food tracked - 0 Days Exerc... Read more
No Words
Friday, December 14, 2012      13 comments

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Winter Challenge
Thursday, December 13, 2012      10 comments

Today is the first day of the winter challenge and I start off by forgetting to put on my FitBit when I got dressed this morning. ... Read more
Wednesday, December 12, 2012      11 comments

My day started off poorly. I didn't sleep well. Then I couldn't get up. DH was out of town so I had to take care of things he usually does. Then a traffic accident ahead of me...and I was late for work. Struggled to stay on task all day... Read more

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