I usually blog this as soon as I get my invite to the Official 5% Team but I have been busy with my DH, Ray.
It's not too late to join if you're interested - many have made the 5% in the 8 weeks of challenge. Even if you don't (I certain... Read more
Ray is actually doing better!! Even said he knows he needs to go back to PT.
He's eating! Ok, not much, but he's eating!!
2 fishsticks & 2 tatertots is eating!
2 tiny meatballs & 1/8 cup noodles with gravy is eating!
My refrige... Read more
I know I'm MIA this past week, but poor Ray suffered an awful weekend!
The Doctor prescribed MiraLax instead of using Milk of Magnesia. At twice the cost, I wasn't going to fill it, but then I thought, if it makes life easier for Ray?
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Ok, I tried to make the title close to what I am going to say.
Ray's Oxygen Level averages 98 at all times - using that thing they put on your finger.
But when he awakes from his naps, he complains bitterly of shortness of breath.
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Just FYI, 5-HTP is a supplemental replacement for Zoloft - I really really don't want Ray on Zoloft or any prescriptions like that. Like Bananas and Cashews, it really can't hurt.
This is basically Tryptophan (like in your Thanksgiving tur... Read more
I have removed that blog because it cannot be verified - however, prayers are never wasted. This is what I found at Snopes:
The request is "Mostly True" but it is unclear about th... Read more
I don't even remember how I found this - but you can sharpen a manual can-opener.
I have a "pricey Kitchin-Aid" and I love it; it's larger then most and thus easier to turn. But after 6 years, it was getting dull.
I found this @ ... Read more
Ray's BP went way too high and his weight has jumped 10 lbs since Thanksgiving. Unlike me, Ray doesn't eat cake. He loves gravy!
Ok, so I have to now track his sodium & calories to get both down again. Here is where I had the problem. ... Read more
I set up my tracker by the week - and I include (try to include) anything that I might eat every day.
So, I often have 2 kinds of *whatever* listed and then I just choose one when I prepare the meal.
In the Candy, Vitamins & Coffee - I... Read more