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Day 5 Post Injection
Tuesday, September 12, 2017      4 comments

Today is five days since the hip injection. So far I haven't had any relief. In fact, it feels worse. I don't know if it is just due to me walking more right now due to going back to work or if this is just the way it is always going to be. ... Read more
Making It Through the Week
Friday, September 08, 2017      4 comments

It was the first four day week of school. I enjoy my new adventures as a paraprofessional. I was really nervous because I was afraid I would not like my teachers and/or classes that I am in. It is all good. I am really exhausted. I had m... Read more
I am a nervous wreck
Wednesday, August 30, 2017      7 comments

The big day is tomorrow. I don't know what to expect. I won't see my schedule until tomorrow. I hope I can get some sleep. Last night was rough. my hip was really hurting and I just couldn't seem to fall asleep. By this time tomorrow it will a... Read more
The Party is almost Over
Friday, August 25, 2017      4 comments

My party as in my summer vacation is almost over. I go back to work on Tuesday. The first two days are Inservice which is good to ease into the school year. The first day of school is Thursday, August 31st. The kids have two days and then a ... Read more
I Am Stupid
Saturday, August 19, 2017      7 comments

I weighed in am back where I started. I don't know why this is so hard for me. Anyway I got good news from the doctor, I can get cortisone injections in my hip. I am planning on surgery but not until school's is out.... Read more
Tuesday, August 15, 2017      6 comments

I don't understand my appetite. I can eat a certain combination of foods for 2 or 3 or 4 days in a row and feel full and not hungry. Then, one day I am starving. I just don't understand it. I feel like I am eating the right foods by eating x... Read more
Feeling Very Depressed Today
Monday, August 14, 2017      5 comments

I am just not having a good day. Nothing major, just having a blah day. I need to get out of the house more. In a way, I can't wait to get back to work. I have cleaned our bedroom and organized my clothes in colors. I would love to organize ... Read more
Proud of Myself Today
Friday, August 11, 2017      8 comments

DH and I went out for breakfast this morning. Breakfast is my favorite meal. I love pancakes, eggs, bacon, etc. I especially love pancakes because I don't like to make them at home. I told myself last night that I was going to eat healthily ... Read more
Tuesday, August 08, 2017      8 comments

I am 59 years old and I think I am turning into my mother. The main reason is I now have to wear pants with an elastic waist that are very baggy. I went to the Thrift Store and bought some pants with an elastic waist like my mother has always ... Read more
I will be buzzed tonight
Sunday, August 06, 2017      6 comments

I woke up this morning and felt really achy, sore, etc. I've been drinking Diet Coke all day. I think I have drunk about 6 cans. If I can't sleep tonight I will know why. I normally drink maybe one or two cans. A dreary and depressing da... Read more
It's Always Something
Saturday, August 05, 2017      6 comments

We came home from our vacation, only to discover that our downstairs toilet was leaking. Our sons were home and said they noticed it, but did not feel the need to tell us when we talked to them. Thankfully, it was not a huge leak, but enough t... Read more
Back on the Grid
Thursday, August 03, 2017      4 comments

We were off the grid as my cousin says in northwestern Canada for 5 days. We got very limited cell phone reception. Anyway, it was a great 5 days, but we did eat a lot and not always the healthiest choices. I had a huge ice cream cone yesterd... Read more
Something about them Carbs
Sunday, July 23, 2017      4 comments

I am 100% a carb lover. I wish I weren't, but I don't feel full unless I have carbs. I have tried just eating protein, but it doesn't seem to fill me up. I do really watch the type of bread/carbs I eat. It is usually whole wheat and under 100... Read more
Weight up 7 ounces
Saturday, July 22, 2017      4 comments

I had a very strong feeling that my weight was going to be up. I had a lot of salt the day before. It was up the 7 ounces that I had lost the week before. I found my daughter's 310 shake mixes and am thinking of trying those for breakfast nex... Read more
Too much salt
Tuesday, July 18, 2017      4 comments

Today we had a field trip to the Pittsburgh zoo. It was very hot. Since I have a bad hip and our zoo is all uphill my job was to sit with the lunches. I drank a lot of water, but also ate quite a few pretzels with hummus. Then later I had a pack... Read more

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