I've been having a great weekend meeting up with old friends, exercising, shopping and planning for the DGD's visit next week. Today we're going to look at more carpet ... we need to replace all the carpet on our main level. Then I'm going to ... Read more
We couldn't go to the cabin again this weekend, because DH's MD said we had to stay nearby in case of post op complications after his wrist surgery. So I had another taste of what retirement will be like and I love it.
I went Spinning for ... Read more
The most weight I have ever lost is 60 pounds...Then when I start feeling good and healthy and attractive, I put it back on. Today I reached 60 pounds lost and things are going to be different.
I will keep the 60 pounds off and stay heal... Read more
We didn't sleep well last night. The block wore off at 2 am anod so DH got uncomfortable. MD said take 1 to 2 tabs of the pain medicine every 4 to 6 hours, so we tried 1 tablet but it didn't help for long enough so we tried 2 tabs and that wo... Read more
Today has been stressful and I haven't handled it well. We met with the orthopedic surgeon today and DH will have his surgery tomorrow. I know everything will be ok but i have just felt stressed all day. I have been burping...yes, burping. I ... Read more
DH and I are taking it easy today. He went to Denver yesterday for his Rotary function and came home with the fingers on his broken arm unbelievably swollen. The doctor told him to keep his arm elevated and iced for 2 to 3 days. Did he do it?... Read more
Good - I loved skating last night. After about 2 circuits of hanging on to the boards, I was able to skate and I really enjoyed the feeling of gliding, of mastery (well, of not falling down) and the wind in my hair. I skated for an hour straig... Read more
Yesterday we got to see our son for several hours after work. He lives in Denver and we don't see him a lot so it was great. Tonight I got home to a voicemail message from my 13 yo DGD saying she had something neat to tell me. When I called h... Read more
I am so excited! My 2 DGDs (ages 11 and 13) are going to spend their spring break with us. We are going to go skiing and ice skating. They have been all fired up about the Olympics and wanted to go skiing. I though of adding the ice skating.... Read more
IHOP had a national pancake day to benefit Shriner's hospitals today so DH and I had an early supper. I had 3 buttermilk pancakes, sugar free syrup, marg, egg beaters senior omelet with pepper, onion, and mushrooms. MMM mmm good! Supper was 7... Read more
We had a cold lazy weekend by the fire. I am ready for a little less snow and a little more warmth. I haven't been able to walk outside for over a week because of all the ice on the ground. I've fallen twice so I stopped trying to do it. I wa... Read more
I feel so good. I've been off my antidepressant for a week and have been worried the cloud would come back but so far so good. I feel strong, powerful, good. I am so glad I have started taking care of myself. Exercise is so essential. It re... Read more
Tonight I go to my 2nd Beginning Masters class. I'm really looking forward to it. I can wear my new heart rate monitor. The chest strap doesn't even show under my swim suit. I don't really burn a lot of calories in the class because I only e... Read more