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and so spring arrives
Thursday, March 23, 2017      5 comments

well, since spring arrived, we have had a snow storm, an ice storm and a blizzard....Mother Nature forget to set her clock?? Went to book club today, started the book yesterday, and only have 90 pgs left. I am loving the book, but no one e... Read more
What a day!
Sunday, March 19, 2017      4 comments

Well, yesterday we went for a nice hike in the forest beside a gurgling stream... very nice, good temp with winter tights and my cords I was comfy. So today... silly dog was determined to have me out of bed by 8:30am.... Which gave me time ... Read more
a Fake Storm!
Wednesday, March 15, 2017      5 comments

I guess some people got it, but we got nearly nothing, and at the most, it was over by a.m. It took me less than 5 min. to clear the slush from the driveway, and it was more like playing in the mud, except it was all water... very spring like..... Read more
Nor'easter on the way
Tuesday, March 14, 2017      2 comments

WEll, we went walking today to try to get in a little bit ahead of the big storm on its way. Buddy and I did 3 laps at the brook. Nice spring like weather. Had a very nice Bible study today on the book of James and the danger of that little ... Read more
catchup
Sunday, March 12, 2017      4 comments

-28 and -29C temps have kept me inside and being lazy for 2 days. I am encouraged that my blood sugars are back in the 6's and 7's..... Changed my clock, but slept thru to 10:30 so I missed church today. Knitted a pretty scarf today, and t... Read more
What more can I say?
Friday, March 10, 2017      3 comments

Met my friend today and asked how her dh's blood sugar was and she said, she didn't even check! I need to NOT stress over her behaviour, I can only do the best for me. I can tell people the right way, but if they don't want to hear it or do... Read more
Stupid things!
Thursday, March 09, 2017      4 comments

OMG... a friend told me today that she has been giving her dh his insulin - opposite to what it should be. His slow acting, she was giving to him at each meal.... his fast actiing, she was giving him for overnite. I asked how his b.s. were an... Read more
things are looking up
Tuesday, March 07, 2017      5 comments

Well, a vice-like sinus headache finally persuaded me to get to the store and buy some sinus cold meds... I had a bit more energy today. I cleaned out a couple shelves in my fridge, made cole slaw, bean salad and s/f jello salad. Went to Bi... Read more
Not a good week
Sunday, March 05, 2017      4 comments

Well, a sinus thing has kept me lazy this week. Well, lazy, though I did get out to 3 part-time days, doctor appt, diabetic clinic appt, wrote 2 stories, got one finalized and sent in for deadline, so not a total washout. I think I got i... Read more
Doctor very pleased!
Tuesday, February 28, 2017      10 comments

WEnt for doc appt today and got bloodwork results. He was very pleased and actually said I might have the best bloodwork of all his diabetic patients. My A1C went down from 9.5 to 7.9!!! He said I should aim for 7.5 but not to go lower than 7... Read more
10 C in February!!!
Monday, February 27, 2017      4 comments

Looked forward all week to a hike with a friend. We went to a new trail we had heard of, but with all the melting at that temperature and the run-off at the brook, it would be much better as a spring hike. So, now we know where it is and will ... Read more
FReaky Friday!
Friday, February 24, 2017      4 comments

Aighhghghghhhg! Had a call first thing this am asking if I had seen one of our book club members who didn't show yesterday... she's 86. so apparently her homecare worker went to her house twice and she wasn't home...Anyway, I drove over and he... Read more
Busy week
Thursday, February 23, 2017      2 comments

WEds. - pot luck and AGM at church, I am now the new treasurer, so gotta meet with out-going to learn how and what to do. Thurs. - book club (had a 500 pg bk to finish, just under the wire at noon... The Time Traveller's Wife - interesting, I... Read more
Tuesday
Tuesday, February 21, 2017      2 comments

Well, no more snow, just watching it melt... gone down at least a foot and a half as measured against my fence. Got a call from an 86 y.o. from my book club asking if I would take her to an eye doc appt. So, I took her to my Bible study fi... Read more
Round 3 - practice makes perfect
Thursday, February 16, 2017      5 comments

Yes, I can count another 30 min of cardio spent snow shovelling again... they say on tv we have had 158 cm of snow so far this month (or is it this winter) - guess I wasn;t listening that close. I learned my lesson the other day, I make sure I... Read more

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