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Week 1 With i-Phone App

Wednesday, August 24, 2011      2 comments

Dang it, this SparkPeople stuff works! Numbers are going down on the scale, and with the app I am eating more sensible. I only wish the blog was accessible thru the app, I'd be posting like a mad thing!! Well, off to take on the world, and al... Read more

Doors closing, windows opening... or something like that

Wednesday, August 17, 2011      1 comments

So my phone died this weekend when I was on vacation, but it really was a very good thing! You see, I am a closet techno-gadget whore. I fully admit it. And I love to shop... food and finances are things I knowingly abuse. Bear this in mind a... Read more

Here/Home again

Tuesday, July 19, 2011      3 comments

HELLO!!!! I have not fallen off the face of the Earth - I just finished my year long residency and orientation in Surgical Oncology Nursing... Going back to my roots as it were was the very best thing for my soul - I love going to work again, a... Read more

WOW

Saturday, July 10, 2010      4 comments

Hi y'all. Just a quick note to update you on all the stuff that has gone on since the last time I posted (June 13th seems like forever ago...) I did the triathlon on the 27th - I finished it in 1 hour 40 secs - the run kicked my ass - I accide... Read more

Time flies

Sunday, June 13, 2010      2 comments

Wow, I have been away a little while and I sure have missed SP. The residency program rocks - a lot of new stuff and it is really challenging, but not beyond me. The house is getting there, we have had the AC go out 3 times since we moved in, ... Read more

What was I thinking?!!

Monday, May 31, 2010      6 comments

I am surrounded by the chaos of moving boxes, a new residency program/job and the challenge of living with loss. Weight is stable, haven't worked out at the gym, but moved a lot of stuff this week. I am hoping to get back tot he gym this week ... Read more

Beverly Anne Poulter May 5, 1935 - May 21, 2010

Saturday, May 22, 2010      17 comments

It is with much sadness I share with you the news of the passing of my mum Bev - her battle with cancer ended this evening. She died peacefully at home as she had wished. It is a great loss for all who she touched. Read more

I don't know how it happened, but...

Monday, May 17, 2010      4 comments

I am two pounds lighter this AM than I was last Wednesday. I have been doing a lot of things that do not lead to successful weight loss, so I am not looking on this as the best way to live a healthy life, but it was a little morale boost to hav... Read more

RANT: What are you thinking GP?!

Friday, May 14, 2010      4 comments

I nearly lost my mind last night after my idiot oldest brother texts me "I went to the Drs with Dad today. he is exhausted according to the dr." The only appointment I was aware of was the Palliative Care appointment for Mum, so why is the fo... Read more

Odd day back

Wednesday, May 12, 2010      3 comments

I'm back from saying good bye to my mum. I won't be able to be there when she dies (which will be likely the end of the month), so I made the most of the time we had together, and I think I left her in better shape when I left than when I got t... Read more

Getting closer

Monday, May 03, 2010      3 comments

I am so glad DH and I are leaving tomorrow to see my mum - she is really starting to fade away. She is sleeping far more, eating far less, but seems comfortable when I talk to her. My gut tells me the end is soon - before the end of this month... Read more

I hate waiting...

Thursday, April 29, 2010      3 comments

I hate waiting for the weight to come off, for cheques to come in the mail, for my Green Card, and all the other things that tax my patience, but today, I am waiting for HR to get the paperwork done for my new job, and we are coming down to the ... Read more

Not all quiet on the Texan front

Wednesday, April 28, 2010      2 comments

OMG this has been a busy weekend/begining of the week... Soccer tournament, soccer games, seeing houses, bunny party, signing leases, banking, DH getting stitches from soccer collision, planning for the trip, planning for the move, planning for ... Read more

My FICO is what? What, are you sure? You are out of your mind, Sir!!

Friday, April 23, 2010      8 comments

This was the reaction both my DH and I had when we got our credit score yesterday (part of the application process for renting a house here involves a credit check, but not a criminal background check - they seem to take your word for behaving y... Read more

Nice try Whiner, but I beat you again!!

Wednesday, April 21, 2010      8 comments

My inner whiner has been working overtime this week keeping me from getting a little cardio in - soccer had a bye on Sunday and got cancelled on Monday, did I go tot the gym? No... Tuesday, did I go to the gym, or even walk in the sun? No.... ... Read more


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