R.I.P. Sally Ride
The first woman in space, but a collegue where I used to work, she was a shining star in life and will probably be wherever she is now.
Sally, you are missed already. Rest in peace.... Read more
I WANNA WALK THE CAMINO DE SANTIAGO
I just discovered this walk and researching it further, including a book I just ordered. There are four different paths of varying lengths, and this is something that I'd really enjoy doing. I think I am going to set it as a long-term goal/rewa... Read more
Running Shoe Dilemma-CONCLUSION
So, the shoes arrived yesterday. This is the last time I buy through the mail. There is a defect (loop for lace is broken), and they don't fit too great. This place is local (and sells nationally), so I am going there this morning for a refun... Read more
Running Shoes Dilemma (contd.)
Thanks to all who responded yesterday; I appreciate the good advice. Unfortunately, by the time I received it, I'd already found two pairs of different styles by the same brand at a great price.
I went ahead and ordered both. Expect that ... Read more
Running Shoe Dilemma - Aetrex?
Anyone out there wear Aetrex? I'm changing my brand of shoe since Avia discontinued the only style that fit me well. Athletic shoes are the only things I have trouble fitting that are comfortable for my normal-size/width feet, for some reason.... Read more
Harry's Healed Eyeball
Today I went to the Target pharmacy to pick up Harry's eyedrops. Remember I told you about this new vet being less expensive? My old vet charged me $30 for these eyedrops. At Target, with this new vet's perscription? $4!!!!!!
He's 98 pe... Read more
LOST MY LAST BLOG
Spent time pouring my heart out in the blog and the POOF, it's gone. Not going to rewrite it, but deserve the points for the work. (smiling)
Wishing all a happy day and good week.... Read more
Followup On Concert & Vet Visit
Wow, oh wow! The concerts last night were amazing. Started at 9, ended at midnight. Both Huey Lewis (and the News) and Joe Cocker were absolutely amazing. Their musicians and backup singers were stellar. Sounded even better than their recor... Read more
Concert Tonight, Vet (again) Tomorrow
Tonight's concert is at Harrah's outdoor stage (San Diego venue) and is two acts - Huey Lewis and Joe Cocker. I got the tix as a b'day present for a dear friend.
Tomorrow morning, I'm taking Harry back to the new vet for a recheck from las... Read more
Free Slurpees Today
Just heard on the radio that 7/11 stores are giving out free slurpees today to celebrate the date. It may help keep you cool.
Have a good 7/11.... Read more
Here Comes the Heat to the West Coast
Until now, our temps have been mild. I think you guys sent us your high temps. Here we go with the heat.
Wishing all a happy day.... Read more
Have to Go Back to Vet Again
On Saturday, I'll be bringing Harry back to the vet. This time, it's for a recheck on his problem eye infection. It's responding slowly, but he's showing several signs of relief and progress. And this time, I think I'll be less nervous knowin... Read more
Ordeal at the Vet's
Yesterday's vet visit was, well, let's say - a little less than a nightmare. But we'll start with the end results first.
Harry's medicated eyedrops have already begun working. Ulcerated infected eyes seem to be in his future as he doesn't... Read more
Anxiety Over Going to the Vet
My cats are indoor, shy guys. Whenever I have to go to the vet, it is a major ordeal for me. I am bringing Harry in for his eye problem in about an hour and it's to a new vet. I feel anxious over driving with him even though he's in his carri... Read more
Happy Birthday, USA!
Oh, how I've cherished my freedom and independence all my life! And have never taken this country for granted.
With a heart full of love and appreciation, I hope like mad that we are able to surmount so many obstacles in our future.
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