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Fatigue, Fantasies and Husbands

Sunday, February 22, 2015      2 comments

I fantasize about sleep. I count days and hours until I can sleep. I roll over in bed and think either this time tomorrow I'll be sleeping or this time tomorrow I'll be awake. I have to get up for work some time between say 4:10 a.m. and 4... Read more

Tresswann Shall Rise Again Blog

Sunday, January 11, 2015      3 comments

I have been alluding to this for sometime but I have started a blog outside of SP to help me as I battle my autoimmune things. Through a circuitous, serendipitous turn of events, I found there was a way of eating that should be able to get me... Read more

Gifts from the Beauty Guru

Tuesday, December 30, 2014      1 comments

My friend the beauty guru always gives me wonderful beauty gifts for Christmas. So what did I get this year A Peter Roth gel anti aging cleanser - beyond wonderful. My face felt tighter and dewy! Perricone High PotencyAmine Face lift - use... Read more


Thursday, December 25, 2014      3 comments

Wow, I joined Spark on Christmas Day 2008! And this is the first time I am seriously near the goal weight that I set. It's not a lot of weight but it's a journey. You all have made it wonderful. I was having a bad, alone kind of day that da... Read more

Saturday Night Live Plus

Sunday, November 23, 2014      4 comments

Last night we took the nieces to dinner and a Scrooge the musical (at the church, semi pro theatre group) This is the high point and social event of my holiday season. I realized that over the last few years my holiday social life has disappea... Read more


Monday, October 27, 2014      2 comments

Well, I have been deeply mired in the corporate world. Coming up for air before I go back down! I went to Physical Therapy on Friday and did better than I ever did. I walked down two flights of stairs using only one bannister. And was abl... Read more

What happened at PT today

Friday, October 10, 2014      1 comments

So I am on the bike today at PT. It's a different group so they have on HGTV instead of Friends. Lo and behold, I see Kate. Kate is my best friend from when I am 7's daughter. I held her as a baby. Kathy was the first of any of us to have c... Read more

Birchbox Visit

Thursday, October 09, 2014      3 comments

This one is for Pattie. I visited Birchbox today, finally. I will post pix tomorrow. I was a little wobbly ... Read more

New Years - Musings

Sunday, September 28, 2014      2 comments

I like to take advantage of the New Year to evaluate where I have been and where I want to go. I have several New Years a year – there is Jewish New Year (I am half), my birthday and January 1. This year Jewish New Year and mine are only days ... Read more

Staging My Comeback - Bra fitting! Plus

Saturday, September 27, 2014      1 comments

I did it. I haven't been fit for a bra since I was 14. I went to Lord and Taylor since I had a gift card and birthday month 20% off coupon. I went from a 34B to a 36C. Never thought I was a C. I grew up in a family where this was unimporta... Read more

What I learned at the B and B

Wednesday, June 25, 2014      7 comments

We went away this weekend and stayed at a bed and breakfast. Breakfast has always been a big part of my life. The first time I skipped it at college, I thought there were going to be lightening bolts from heaven. My mother believed in breakfa... Read more

F is for Fighting not Failing

Saturday, May 03, 2014      5 comments

Well a lot of F's going around. I finally gave in and had my doctor write the letter so I can work from home on Fridays. I was leaving early anyway due to fatigue (f!) and the difficulties of dealing with commuters on Fridays. My friends ... Read more

Going to do it

Monday, April 28, 2014      0 comments

Well, I have been cogitating and slightly agitated too. Don't know if I mentioned went back to Retro fitness for a personal training consult and session. So after telling "head trainer" that I have mobility issues and difficulty walking he say... Read more


Monday, April 07, 2014      2 comments

Well today DH came into NYC with me as I had an appointment to discuss my options regarding offer. It was only three blocks and two avenues away from my office. I could have done it in the old days in about 10 minutes, took me almost half hour... Read more

The Offer

Friday, March 28, 2014      4 comments

Well, the offer. I work for an international bank. I started in the training department there in 2000. At my evaluation in 2003 I was told if I kept up my level of work at the next year’s eval, I would go to AVP. Instead they did a sort of i... Read more

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