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Another Day

Wednesday, August 05, 2015      2 comments

I am not really feeling well today. I went to bed last night with a headache, and I woke up after 2 pm with the same headache. It will not go away. It may be a tension headache. We are enjoying cooler temperatures in Portland, Oregon. That is go... Read more


Tuesday, August 04, 2015      8 comments

"We all know that people lie, but when you know that it's happening every time, it makes it hard to be in a relationship with someone." Here's where I got that quote, but I'm not talking about the article: Read more

Sunday Gratitude Blog

Sunday, August 02, 2015      10 comments

I am thankful for many things this week! It has been great to be feeling better, to being less anemic. I can walk farther and do more, and even talk more. I was able to go downtown and listen to music, visit a bookstore, and even have frozen yog... Read more

Absorbing Iron from Meals and Supplements

Saturday, August 01, 2015      5 comments

If you are taking iron supplements, the best way to absorb the most iron from them is to take them on an empty stomach. To do this, you need to take them either one hour before a meal, or two hours after one. Drinking an 8 oz serving of vegetabl... Read more

Goings On

Friday, July 31, 2015      8 comments

It was 103 degrees here today! This is really unusual for Portland, Oregon. And we do not have air conditioning, so it is pretty uncomfortable. Read more

A Day Out And About

Wednesday, July 29, 2015      6 comments

Today was fun! My mom and I went downtown to listen to music at the Old Church. They put on a free program each Wednesday at noon, and people bring their lunches to eat while they are listening. Today was a pianist who was playing music from the... Read more

All The Way To Reno (You're Gonna Be A Star)

Tuesday, July 28, 2015      9 comments

Here is a song I have been thinking about today. It is an R.E.M. song about someone who thinks they can be famous if they go to Reno, Nevada. The video... Read more

Sunday Gratitude Blog

Monday, July 27, 2015      6 comments

This week, I did a lot of reading and a lot of napping. I am feeling all rested up, and have some books finished! I read one I would like to share with you. I was thinking I could turn it into a short story, or re-tell it in installments. It is ... Read more


Friday, July 24, 2015      10 comments

I am thrilled right now, because I had a pee, and it was all yellow! No blood at all! I just wanted you guys to know that I am feeling better. Things a... Read more

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

Thursday, July 23, 2015      7 comments

What I thought at first was the problem was not it at all. I never had taken too much iron for myself. I need a lot, because of how severely anemic I am. Plus, the kind I am taking is a safe kind, the kind that they add to food, and it is very h... Read more

A Shocking Discovery About Iron Supplements!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015      8 comments

I learned something today that really upset me, because I have been doing everything wrong. I thought I was doing what was best for me, given my medica... Read more

Sunday Gratitude Blog

Sunday, July 19, 2015      8 comments

Not a lot has been happening in my life. I am still too sick to do much, from over-exercising and exacerbating my iron-deficiency anemia. I was wondering how I could do so much work and have such small muscles and not be losing any weight. That ... Read more

Monday Gratitude Blog

Monday, July 13, 2015      9 comments

This week I am doing my gratitude blog on Monday, instead of Sunday. like I usually do it. I felt blah yesterday, so I did not want to write anything. Well, I still feel that way, because I could not sleep at all. So I ended up just getting up o... Read more

A Termite Scare!

Friday, July 10, 2015      9 comments

My mom was happy to get a call from a neighbor of ours, that lives around the corner on the opposite side of our block,whose neighbor across the street had her walnut tree cut down. Her tree was growing into her sewer line, and the water bureau ... Read more

How The Victorians Kept Their Children's Clothing Simple

Thursday, July 09, 2015      8 comments

The Victorians are not really known for simplicity, especially in their attire. They wore heavy hoop skirts and corsets. They dressed their little boys... Read more

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