Struggling back to normal
Hubby is doing well, but still isn't allowed to drive. Today I fell while skiing and reinjured my tailbone. Now he's taking care of me. Wow.... Read more
DH has been home since Monday evening, and is doing much better. I am stupidly PTSD --exhausted, strung out, crying easily, overwhelmed by the simplest tasks.
Apparently, this is normal. But I don't like it.... Read more
Update and hair pulling insanity
I am suffering social media burnout. I spent the evening preparing for the 4 - yes, FOUR - new clients who stuck with me throughout many appointment changes and crises and who did the work they needed to, and whose cases I ALL have to file tomor... Read more
Relief and frazzlement
We got to see my husband briefly this evening. I'm sorry I didn't write about it earlier, but I was completely internet fried between here, Facebook, Live Journal, and texting. He looked better than expected so shortly after the surgery.
Wh... Read more
Can we get a triple? Maybe a home run!
He's in surgery now. They aren't ruling out triple or quadruple bypass. I have friends here, but it's going to be hours and hours.
Wibble.... Read more
After catheterization, they inform me that he needs a double bypass. This is going to be a long process. But I still have him, for which I am grateful.... Read more
My husband is currently in the hospital with a heart attack. Scared.... Read more
Go our team! Beat those guys!
I don't generally watch much sports anymore, even though I grew up with a sports-crazed mom. But tonight is the BCS champion game and Notre Dame is playing, so football is the order of the day! My daughter is a huge fan--her dad went to ND. Poor... Read more
Baby mama of the bride???
Have you seen this ad for "Mother of the Bride" dresses here on Spark People?
First of all, I can't imagine many brides being really happy with Mom when she shows up loo... Read more
It's all about me (I'm number one)
I've come to realize that I have to change my attitude about my own importance, if I'm going to succeed at my goals.
So from now on, I'm number one.
For years, I've found it easier to be self-sacrificing than to stand up for myself. It... Read more
New Year's Day
We had a great party last night, just visiting with friends, talking and laughing. We turned on the TV just in time to watch the ball drop, then turned it off and went back to socializing. People were really engaged, not texting or taking calls.... Read more
Happy New Year--and the big resolution
Wishing you all a happy and prosperous new year. May 2013 be filled with joy and success.
Now, I am going to "nail my colors to the mast" and proclaim a long-term resolution. I am turning 55 this year, which feels pretty significant. I've d... Read more
The ABCs of me
A - Available or married: Married
B - Book: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
C - Cake or pie: Cake
D - Drink of choice: Milk
E - Essential item: Computer
F - Favorite color: Purple
G - Game to play or watch: Apples to Apples ... Read more
Why, yes, you CAN search my bag
Top tip: when your carryon luggage includes a novelty clock that features a long metal wire and, you know, a CLOCK, expect that TSA will want to take a closer look at it.
In other words, D'oh!... Read more
Looking back; looking forward
Christmas Day is, in some ways, the last day of the old year. Yes, there is another week left of the year, but it is a fallow time in which we finish up the last bits of the dying year and begin to look at and plan for the coming year. Some say ... Read more
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