Tuesday, 2/1 This week is off and walking!!
Good morning friends!!
I cannot believe it is already Tuesday and that I am up now, writing my blog. However, things will fall into place quite soon as I tell my story of the past couple of days. ... Read more
Saturday, 1/29 Home at last!!
When I left the hospital to go to work yesterday at 11:15, they had told us Megan would be there for the weekend. Then, the insurance company became involved. When I got to her room and against what the doctor wanted, he told us... Read more
Friday, 1/28 Up in the air!!
Hello Spark Friends
This week has been one of complete unpredictability and it seems as if it will continue this way. After waiting for Megan's updated INR, it turned out to have moved from 1 to 1.0 to (drum roll) 1.1--and they want it at ... Read more
Wednesday, 1/26 We shall see!
Hello Spark Friends
Ok, I'm officially embarrassed--no ashamed of myself. I fell asleep for a couple of hours while I was at the hospital tonight. I am so surprised at myself. Megan had a friend visiting and I moved out of the way and I ... Read more
Tuesday, 1/25 Update from the Hospital--and my Webpage!!
Standing (or sitting) at someone's bedside is a different kind of work than I am used to--I have so often been the patient. However, what I know from my experience being a patient has helped me to help my daughter to get better i... Read more
Monday, 1/24 Family from birthdays to the hospital
Right now I am sitting at the hospital in my daughter's room. Megan was at the movie with a friend when she called and said she was coming home to get our insurance cards. She had a severe pain in her back and it was starting to h... Read more
Saturday, 1/22 Too much week
I'm sorry I haven't been around much all week, but when I share what has been going on in my world, I think you'll understand. I suspect some of you who know me well enough to know I can be guilty of working too hard and pushi... Read more
"Write on your heart that every day is the best day of the year."--Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Sunday, 1/16 "Handbook for 2011"
I received this in an email today and am sharing it with everyone, because there is something in it for everyone. I hope that you enjoy it as well and find a use for it too.
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Saturday, 1/15 Weekend break
It has been a really tough week for me and I am glad to have a weekend and a break from "stuff." I am really trying to do everything that needs to be done, but when you take family stress, financial stress, and work stress and... Read more
Wednesday, 1/12 Kids Against Hunger
Our church has gotten involved with a wonderful project that is a national organization that I want to make you aware of. This project is called "Kids Against Hunger." I am going to share some information from their brochure... Read more
Saturday, 1/8 My January Goals
Today was a productive day and I feel pretty satisfied about this first week of January and my efforts in reaching my goals. I have had a good week and have done all of the things I planned to do. ... Read more
Thursday, 1/6--Surprise at the scales
About all I can say is
I mentioned to some of you--or everyone, I don't quite remember... Read more
Monday, 1/3, I've been chasing my tail today...
This is how our day went...
We were late in taking our daughter to work because of a tire problem on the car.
I went to PT and she made me truly miserable today--but she is sure it is getting better and the range of... Read more
Sunday, 1/2--I have worked quite hard in the new year!!
I have really gotten myself focused on my eating this past couple of days and am doing better. I like the new Weight Watchers plan just because it is making me look at foods and labels more closely again. There is something c... Read more