Not a diet but a lifestyle.
Another night of sleeping with only melatonin. I was so exhausted I actually slept but this is going to be rough. We tried taking the stairs yesterday but I was exhausted after one full flight. Since ending up in the hospital in October and b... Read more
Watching everything that goes into my body very carefully
We got on the ship yesterday and I had a big plate of veggies and a little piece of chicken for protein. In the evening at the Concierge Lounge I had only one glass of wine, passed on all the hors d'oeuvres, having water instead. I wasn't hung... Read more
To be getting on a ship! Came down with a UTI yesterday...burning, urgency every single minute. Luckily I had on one in Mexico and was able to buy some Cipro at a local pharmacy and now carry it everywhere. I know the dose so will treat myself ... Read more
Driving 12 hours in pouring rain!
Accidents everywhere, three bad semitrrck wrecks, one didn't look survivable. We sat on the freeway at one wreck for over 2 hours. Finally got out of South Carolina and a sheet of rain came Down, we had torrential rains all the way into Tampa ... Read more
Heading to Florida!
Beloved is driving us to Florida today...we will get as close to Tampa as we can since we sail out Saturday. Can't wait, need this break. It will be a different cruise since I'll be abstaining from much of the marvelous food and wine. It must... Read more
Do raisins help you sleep?
The doctor called me at home last night...even tho I'd seen her at 9am. She is ordering a liver ultrasound because my labs are abnormal...again, and she stopped the amitriptyline (elavil) that I take every bedtime to help me stay asleep. She th... Read more
Out of challenges, what next?
I'm still starving for points, and now I have completed all the challenges I have no way to earn more! It's almost an obsession...seeing how many points I can get each day. I saw my doctor today and have to have a liver ultrasound...bummer.... Read more
Going back to vegan to heal my fatty liver!
Again, fatty liver. If I were needing pate I could harvest myself... I suppose a lovely coconut walnut tea bread sample from the bread store isn't advisable almost every day, nor celebrating with Krispy Kreme donuts when the Panthers win! Back... Read more
Time for severe change...fatty liver is back!
The doctor called, all my liver studies are elevated again so it;s back to lots of raw veggies, greens without dressing, and cooked cabbage. I have reversed this before with loads of raw veggies...it means no sugar, nothing white, and no wine ... Read more
God has a special place in heaven for teachers!
And it may include alcohol because if I had to do this full time...well, I couldn't. I was not called to be a teacher, I was called to be a nurse, and it's takes a real calling to be excellent at either. The classroom has not burned down nor ha... Read more
Prayers needed...I have to cover a classroom this week!
And I am NOT a teacher, never was, just a Registered Nurse for neonates, but I AM a volunteer. One of the teachers where Mum and I volunteer has an autoimmune problem that has attacked her corneas so she's out for the week. They have nobody to ... Read more
The sun is shining!
We had two days of snow which is all melted now, just enough to close school and church. I enjoyed the quiet time with my beloved who brought Mum over for chili and an afternoon of Downton Abbey. My eye is rid of pink-eye, my cough is almost go... Read more
Pink eye, sinus infection, hacking cough!
All came on the day before yesterday but I was blessed to actually have a doctors appoint yesterday! Got started on the proper treatments but still don't feel any better yet. We were supposed to be volunteering at school today but are getting ... Read more
home again for two weeks
Over fed, over wined. Now two weeks to cut back before I see the doctors. My bones are even thinner than before although I drink almond milk, take fosamax, and eat leafy greens. Guess I'll have to resort to the dreaded weight lifting. Bummer!... Read more
Tour bus crash in Jamaica
One of the tour buses from the cruise ship was hit by a semi-truck yesterday afternoon coming back from the Dunn falls. One guest killed, 21 guests injured. We sailed out of Jamaica four hours late, the Captain is making up the lost time today... Read more
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