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Cold
Wednesday, January 23, 2013      6 comments

Now I'm back home amd Brr it's cold. I'm especially aware of it as I get in and out of my car as I work. Perhaps being in 70 degree weather the past few days has also made the below zero wind chill even feel colder.... Read more
Good Day
Monday, January 21, 2013      3 comments

I was able to help my parents with getting down the Christmas decorations (my brother had put them up). Got everything in its proper place in the shed. My mother stated she didn't know I was that strong. Also, did the vacuuming,, dishes, et... Read more
On My Way
Saturday, January 19, 2013      10 comments

I am at the airport as I type this. I am on my way to visit my parents. It is a bittersweet trip. It may be the last time I see them both alive. My siblings who have visited recently state they have aged 10 years in the past 6 months. ... Read more
A Different Perspective
Friday, January 18, 2013      2 comments

At the office, my office manager and I were lamenting the start of the 2013 year and wishing it would end by zipping forward to 2014. A nurse-practioner overheard us and reminded us that it is not necessarily a challenging year but may be just a... Read more
Staying Steady
Thursday, January 17, 2013      2 comments

Life is staying steady today. Hopefully, this is the start of the turn around of life becoming more routine. I'm looking forward to normalicy.... Read more
Looking Forward to a Change
Wednesday, January 16, 2013      5 comments

I don't know if it's me or if it's the year (see previous blogs). I do know I feel stressed. I am falling asleep while being on the computer. Thus, when I wake up and go to bed, I'm not getting a full night's sleep. ... Read more
Death
Tuesday, January 15, 2013      7 comments

My daughter's grandmother-in-law passed away today. She had been quite ill with pneumonia in both lungs. She had had a feeding tube inserted earlier this month. One of her lungs did collapse a few days ago. A couple of days ago she was admitted ... Read more
Long Day
Monday, January 14, 2013      1 comments

My day started at 4:20 AM when I was jarred awake with my phone ringing. Fortunately, it wasn't anything serious. However, I was awake. As I normally get up around 5 AM, there was not time to go back to bed and get any decent sleep. Today had... Read more
Nap
Sunday, January 13, 2013      5 comments

The constant pressure of the beginning of the year seems to be in remission. PTL! After Church today I attended a healing service. Leaving there, the need for a nap hit like wild fire. So instead of driving to the gym, I drove home and pro... Read more
Quiet Day
Saturday, January 12, 2013      4 comments

I slept in until a quarter to 7 this morning, did some things around the house, laundry, etc. I then went for a manicure and pedicure. This afternoon I was working. Tonight, I plan just to R & R.... Read more
Good Workout
Friday, January 11, 2013      4 comments

I had a good workout. My PT put me through the paces and added some new back strengthing exercises. She empathized with what's been happening and stressed I needed to take care of myself. She concurred that my choice to get sleep was appropri... Read more
Exhausted
Thursday, January 10, 2013      5 comments

It has been an exhausting year. (see previous blogs.) I was too tired after work to even consider doing anything but getting home to rest. My work-out time has suffered greatly. I've only gotten to the Fitness Cr at the JCC twice this year. (U... Read more
Better News
Wednesday, January 09, 2013      5 comments

My niece and 'brother-in-law have been discharged from the hospital. My daughter's father-in-law has decided not to have the lung transplant so was abruptly sent home. That leaves 2 still in the hospital. Fortunately, there are no new adm... Read more
Yet Another One
Tuesday, January 08, 2013      6 comments

Really! This is unbelievable! My first cousin had a stroke and is in the hospital. She is aphasic (unable to speak). As she is in Florida, I won't be visiting her. On the brighter side, my friend did not have a heart attack and is home from ... Read more
Now 5!
Monday, January 07, 2013      2 comments

Yes, now there are 5 in the hospital! For the first 4 see yesterday's blog 'Update'. A friend was admitted with chest pain. They were unable to rule out a heart attack in the ER, so she is being monitored and worked up. When will it stop... Read more

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