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Starting a new chapter

Saturday, April 05, 2014      10 comments

I can't believe it has been that long since my last update!! Time has really flew by lately I am back to work, had to leave my son at Advocate because my FMLA was up, it was the most heartbreaking time in my life. I only go up for weekends now I... Read more

Getting there

Wednesday, February 19, 2014      10 comments

Well I only have 2 more weeks left of my FMLA with my son, I am happy to say he continues to be an inspiration, that is words taken out of all his nurses and doctors. We have the whole left leg that is now grafted and a small amount on the right... Read more

Hello Everyone

Monday, January 27, 2014      13 comments

Coming to you from the freezing town of Park Ridge. The skin graphs and femur bon fix are healing quite well, my son is such a strong guy and for the most part has kept a positive attitude thru all this, he does have his down times when it all g... Read more

Big Day

Friday, January 17, 2014      10 comments

This is a big day for us, my son was critically injured on Dec 9th when he was at work an excavator ran over him crushing him from the pelvis down. He lost his right calve and foot and his left leg the femur bone was crushed among a lot of other... Read more

We are still here

Monday, January 13, 2014      15 comments

Just an update as I've been off for a while, Nick is coming along slow and steady. We are now on the 7th floor intermediary care. ICU. He has had countless surgeries with many more to go but we are lucky because he is still here with us . Thank ... Read more


Sunday, December 15, 2013      12 comments

Thank you to everyone who have contacted me and praying for Nick. He is holding holding his own. He has been running a high fever but it has come down so I'm thankful.... Read more

My worst nightmare

Saturday, December 14, 2013      48 comments

To all my sparkpeople friends I will be absent from this for long periods of time as my middle son Nick had a severe work injury on monday, he was run over by his company excavator, he has lost his right leg just below the knee and we are fighti... Read more

Head spinning

Monday, November 18, 2013      7 comments

Well it is Monday, my favorite day as I can "Start my diet" "Be Good" and many other versions of that. Now I have "Started my diet " on every day of the week with the same result, I have tried every kind of diet there is, ones with deprivation, ... Read more

Feeling Better

Friday, September 20, 2013      7 comments

Well I can say that I am feeling better, I have not ate better yet still working on that but I am resolving my financial status and even though I don't want to have decided to file bankruptcy , I just can't do it anymore with my medical bills a... Read more


Monday, September 16, 2013      11 comments

I have not done well for such a long time, facing financial hardships trying to hold on to my home. Still having a very hard time with the person I work for, he is the worst boss I have ever had but can't find anything else and to top every thin... Read more

I am trying to come back

Monday, July 15, 2013      14 comments

I have fallen off the face of the earth on this site, been having a really rough time with everything and having a very hard time coping, gained all weight back plus a little extra. Been seriously depressed. Trying to start new everyday, very ha... Read more

Needless to say

Tuesday, March 19, 2013      7 comments

Well I have not wrote in here since March 8 so of course I am struggling again, had really bad days at work, really tired and over ate. I am trying everyday to turn it around and not give up hope. I am happy to report that I found a different he... Read more

A step in the right direction

Friday, March 08, 2013      10 comments

Well yesterday was a mini break thru for me, after a hard day at work (they have all been that way lately) I was stopping by fast food places on my way home, one of my fave's was Micky D's Angus Bacon Cheeseburger meal, had such a craving for th... Read more

Still Standing

Thursday, March 07, 2013      8 comments

To say that I have been struggling is an understatement, I have not been able to pull it together yet. I have been under a lot of stress at work, the hospital that I went to for my Breast Cancer refuses to see me know because I can't pay more on... Read more

I am a work in progress

Monday, February 25, 2013      6 comments

Well after having a good run at being good again I fell short due to my emotional eating monkey that is on my back. My job has become extremly stressful and given the fact that I work alot of hours and some other smaller things I turned to food ... Read more

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