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Really? Two weeks since I blogged?
Saturday, January 13, 2018      18 comments

Shame on me! emoticon Not that anything huge is happening in my life. I am the opposite of a competitive person ... Read more
A few things need to change in 2018!
Sunday, December 31, 2017      18 comments

I weighed in this morning...177. Last year, 12/31/16...178. I noticed my weight reports graph was zig-zagging slowly down the first six months of the year to a low of 170. Then I didn’t weigh in as often and it slowly zigzagged back up, a... Read more
Thank you, Disneyland!
Friday, December 29, 2017      13 comments

I am so happy everything has been working out for my favorite family on their great adventure to California. (See my last few blogs to see why this is so huge.) We FaceTimed last night and the kids were beside themselves with joy. They are o... Read more
A few more pix of California trip
Thursday, December 28, 2017      16 comments

My three grands are out west with mommy and daddy on their first true family vacation; airplane ride; Disneyland; visiting family. ... Read more
And they’re off!
Wednesday, December 27, 2017      13 comments

So happy to report that my son and amazing DIL pulled it themselves and three kids out of bed at 3:30 in the morning on Christmas night, drove almost two hours to Boston, parked the car, checked a car seat and made it on the 7:10 fligh... Read more
Gingerbread houses
Sunday, December 24, 2017      16 comments

Making gingerbread houses with children takes a lot of planning and preparation (and clean-up!) but this tradition is so much fun, plus it gives the children’s families a full day off right before Christmas to get some crucial things done. ... Read more
No surprises at Dana Farber
Thursday, December 21, 2017      17 comments

My son, Patrick, went to Boston for his post-op appointment yesterday to hear the results of the biopsy on the lump they removed from his lung. It was indeed cancer but tiny and localized, they got all of it and it was ‘just’ a piece of his ... Read more
Happy Sunday!
Sunday, December 17, 2017      15 comments

I have picked up a respiratory infection and have been laid low for a few days.🤧 Very drippy and with an horrendous cough, but at least I am feeling a bit better today. I managed to wrap all the gifts I have bought so far and write up all m... Read more
Life goes on
Saturday, December 02, 2017      21 comments

I have always been a glass-half-full person (maybe too often with champagne!) and good at appreciating the beauty of the moment and living life to the fullest. ... Read more
Postmodern Jukebox
Sunday, November 19, 2017      10 comments

Most people have heard that wonderful song ‘It’s All about the Base’ (Shoot! Can’t copy the link on my iPad... google it or go to YouTube) 😟 Anyway, they started out as a few music student in NY in Scott Bradlee’s basement (the early v... Read more
I’m baaaaaaaaack!
Wednesday, November 01, 2017      14 comments

Wow, nothing like a good storm and losing power for a few days to show us how dependent we are on our devices! ... Read more
Aaahhhhh...a good night’s sleep
Thursday, October 26, 2017      12 comments

Last night at my wonderful book group get-together, which I hosted for the first time in several years due to family illnesses and selling two homes and then moving, someone brought up the topic of sleep, 💤😴💤 which it seems like every sin... Read more
Monday, October 16, 2017      19 comments

When we upsized back to a house from our condo with a pool, which I loved, part of the deal was that we would get a hot tub. Took a while but here it is! ... Read more
Thursday, October 12, 2017      18 comments

My dear man and I have built the base for our new hot tub, to be delivered on Monday. Didn’t we do a good job? . We also had to create a landing at ... Read more
Oh, my...looking at the big, please!?!
Monday, October 09, 2017      21 comments

I was looking to freshen up my SP page... scrolled down and all around and found a summary of my weight loss journey. If I hadn’t seen it in my own eyes, on my own page, in my own writing, I wouldn’t have believed it. ... Read more

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