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Thursday, September 11, 2014      3 comments

We've been working on our kitchen. My husband added some trim to our cupboards and raised a counter, adding an open cabinet space underneath. It gives us a much better working space which I'm more apt to use. We chose a new color theme and pa... Read more

New Workout

Tuesday, July 08, 2014      4 comments

Yesterday was my first time in the YMCA pool for the arthritis workout. This last year I have had increasing arthritis pain even with the Celebrex I take. It was getting so I could hardly walk. As my husband says I was gimping around. I stil... Read more

One step forward, two back

Wednesday, May 28, 2014      2 comments

I am making progress again. If I don't keep track, I end up eating more. I'm trying to stay active every day. So I'm slowly making progress. I find it very helpful to go to the meetings on Sat. Everyone is very supportive even if I don't ma... Read more

Weight Watchers

Sunday, April 13, 2014      1 comments

I've already lost 4.2 lbs. My meeting day is Saturday and I weighed in at 244.2 on their scale. I've only been on WW about 4 days and weighing on my home scales, I've already lost weight. For some reason following their program has cut back o... Read more

Getting things done.

Sunday, April 06, 2014      1 comments

I've dealt with my emotions from putting my failing mother in a nursing home. She's settled down some. I finally got in touch with an auction house to get rid of her stuff and added some of our stuff too. It took a couple of months for me to ... Read more

Stalemate time

Thursday, January 30, 2014      2 comments

I am not loosing any weight right now......BUT I am not gaining right now. And I am doing an hour long workout for seniors at the Y three times a week. So I have made some progress. I have also cut back on my evening grazing ....another step ... Read more

Diet needed

Sunday, December 29, 2013      4 comments

I'm afraid my blood sugar has headed up, my weight up, my energy way down. I need to make 2014 my year to recoup my health. My husband is doing pretty well. Because of his Barret's disease he can only eat so much at a time and he has to eat i... Read more

Some mom issues are better

Thursday, December 05, 2013      3 comments

I had to get mom to a nursing home. She fell 4 times in one week. Her dementia was getting worse in the last few months. I was hearing complaints for people in her apartment complex. She didn't seem to know what day it was and if it was morn... Read more

I'm back.

Thursday, November 07, 2013      4 comments

I'm starting to settle down after dealing with my mothers problems. She's now at an excellent nursing home as she needs 24 hour care. She doesn't believe that but she's fallen twice since she's been there, but at least she has almost instant h... Read more

Mother's struggles

Friday, October 18, 2013      1 comments

My 90 year old mother is having multiple problems. She has fallen down 4 times in one week. Unable to pull herself up, she has dragged herself across the floor, pounded on walls and yelled for help. She hasn't used the phone because she has f... Read more

Struggling

Friday, September 27, 2013      6 comments

I'm dealing with my mother who has dementia from a stroke. Her memory is getting worse and she's getting very confrontational with the people who live in her apartment complex. She's been told, one more complaint and she has to leave. She wou... Read more

Exercise

Thursday, September 12, 2013      2 comments

My husband is doing heart rehab after his double bypass. They are letting me work out with him as long as there is a space for me too. I figure I don't want to have him get into great shape and leave me behind. I didn't realize how out of sha... Read more

Stormy weather

Friday, September 06, 2013      3 comments

We had a huge electrical storm last night. I really enjoy thunder and lightening but it's never lasted so long here in the NW. Lots of huge multiple bolts of lightening with lot of rolling thunder. I'm making progress with loosing weight. It... Read more

Husbands rehab

Thursday, September 05, 2013      1 comments

We went to my husbands heart rehab meeting today. First one where the nurse just spent the time to get to know him and his physical condition. Friday is his first workout session and I can join in if there is equipment left to use. We will be... Read more

Dinning out

Monday, September 02, 2013      1 comments

I'm so proud of myself. I ate out twice yesterday but did a really good job staying within my calorie range. I'm still eating what I want but cut my portion in half on the high calorie items. I didn't go hungry, they give you ridiculous porti... Read more


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