Waiting for me to fail....
So, I just got off the telephone with my grandmother... interesting conversation... I had called to wish my grandfather a happy birthday (he is 86 years young today)... but he hasn't been much of a talker recently. He actually didn't know who I... Read more
Would you rather?
Hi Everyone. Been such a long time since I blogged... and things have changed so much!
I had a sleeve gastrectomy done on 3/24/2011 and am just starting to feel like myself. Yes, I know some people feel weight loss surgery is extreme, but... Read more
Hello Everyone! I know I have been absent for a while. Been exercising... been eating the same, but not on the site as much due to time constraints. Lots of changes in my life... some great, some not so great.
Some of the great things: I... Read more
I'm inspired, but at the same time, feel sort of inadequate
I once heard a quote something to the effect of "Someone else who is busier than you is exercising right now." Maybe I heard it here... anyway, well, that quote sort of hit home today.
Pretty much anyone outside of Buffalo, NY who isn't an ... Read more
My how time has flown. It seems like the days just keep slipping away from me. The past few weeks have been a little trying on my patience. My patients are either wonderful or driving me crazy! Sometimes it seems like some people are so unre... Read more
Wow. It has been a long time...
It has been almost a month since I posted a blog. My life has just been crazy. The good news is that I keep plugging away at my goals. I am officially 65 lbs from "onderland"! The weight is finally coming off... not as fast as ... Read more
My, it has been a long time...
It has been such a long time since I blogged. Life keeps going forward at a rapid pace.
For those of you who don't know, I was down and out for the count for about a week... and still trying to recover completely. I got a very nasty stomac... Read more
progress report for 2010 #2
So, I started with some yearly goals... and here is an update of what I am doing and how things are going...
Things have been crazy this week. Work is going good, but I'm still stressed about my job. Everyone says I am doing fine, though. I... Read more
2010 goals update... a first progress report of many
It has been one week since I made my 2010 goals public and the action plans with them. This week was a bit crazy... some major changes for me at work, had nephews overnight, and very cold and snowy weather.
I fell a little short of my 4 ti... Read more
2010-- It's going to be one crazy ride...
Didn't realize how long it has been since I've blogged until just now... for those wondering, things are going good with the new job...
2009 was quite the year and took lots of unexpected turns... adopted a dog, Maggie Mae, after I was bound ... Read more
I can't believe I am saying this...
I can't believe I am typing this... but I have discovered that I LOVE EXERCISE.
A few months ago, I tho... Read more
I have even more motivation!
Gee...I just realized how long it has been since I've blogged. Life keeps moving ahead at a rapid speed...
For those of you who are following... start the new job next week... cannot wait, but a little nervous...
Now, for the rest of my lif... Read more
Moving out of my comfort zone....
So, I haven't blogged in a while... and to be honest, I just have not had the time. It seems like my life keeps forging forward at rapid speed and I'm running to catch up. I've had quite the emotional ride the past couple weeks. My life is co... Read more
A bittersweet moment...
Well, yesterday was a bittersweet day for me... I resigned the position I had working at a nursing home for a job as a case manager with better benefits, better hours, and better management. I almost didn't do it, although I knew I had to. I h... Read more
I think I figured out why they call it the Y!
For those who have been following my blogs, I have some bad news to break. I am down a wide retriever. On Tuesday, we had to have Barkley the Basset Hound put to sleep after he started hemorrhaging from his ears and nose. We also had found ou... Read more