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April 18 ahhhhhhhhhhh spring
Monday, April 17, 2017      1 comments

Still working on blasted audits. I feel the end is near. They are running out of stuff to review. Took extra time for exercise this morning. Ride my bike and walked to work on the river walk. It's open all the way to riverside plaza. I have to w... Read more
Where did March go?
Sunday, March 19, 2017      1 comments

I've had several showers to attend this month. The first was a diet disaster on par with the Fat Tuesday nightmare. The shower yesterday had veggie wraps! Which were freaking awesome. Despite the 2 big days of not being reasonable with my d... Read more
New Food Alert March 6
Monday, March 06, 2017      3 comments

On Saturday I took my daughter to Whole Foods to restock her pantry before her trip back to school. They had kumquats and golden berries on sale. We grabbed a container of each. We ate them plain along with strawberries, raspberries and blackber... Read more
March 5th
Monday, March 06, 2017      1 comments

My daughter left for spring term yesterday. I had my doctors appointment today and he agreed orthotics could help. YESSSS! I got home in time to gather a... Read more
March 3
Saturday, March 04, 2017      1 comments

Check up with my rheumatologist yesterday morning. We spent some time discussing my feet which are the one area that my RA meds have never improved. My feet are rather depressing. Matatarsal damage, hammer toes, flat feet all make exercise hard.... Read more
March 1
Thursday, March 02, 2017      1 comments

Skipper's new prescription food arrived. 2 days ago. He loves it so transitioning is going to easy on the intake side. There were terrible storms the fir... Read more
February 27
Monday, February 27, 2017      2 comments

Yesterday evening my daughter and I walked to the grocery store. She picked up berries and a few other items. She made banana muffins and I made steel cut oats for breakfast. I found a place in the Loop that will make personal vegan pizzas. So t... Read more
Feb 24, 25 and 26th
Sunday, February 26, 2017      3 comments

Took half a day off on Friday. Came home and made more chicken flavored rice for Skipper. He is doing better. The vet gave us a prescription for senior food that is basically a chicken and rice diet with added fiber and the nutrients he needs ad... Read more
February 23
Thursday, February 23, 2017      1 comments

Today I just got full in the middle of lunch and stopped. I still have a salad left and I can't eat anything more. I had refrigerator oats for breakfast ... Read more
Ohh Lucy, you're not hooooome
Tuesday, February 21, 2017      3 comments

Here's the little dog that visits our yard every day. She was rescued from an abandoned building in the city by the sister of a guy around the block. She... Read more
Feb 20
Tuesday, February 21, 2017      1 comments

We visited Lincoln Park Zoo in the city yesterday and ate leftovers. I also stopped by the city of Countryside and paid the fee for our annual communit... Read more
Saturday February 18 and Sunday the 19th
Monday, February 20, 2017      0 comments

On Saturday it was 70 degrees here. My daughter and I went to the flea market in Alsip and then to Katy's Dumpling House in Oak Park. We managed to arriv... Read more
February 17
Saturday, February 18, 2017      1 comments

My daughter came home from college on Thursday night, immediately dropped her bags in the living room and started playing with the dogs. One of the dogs has not been feeling well. She called our vet and verified information on starting a bland c... Read more
February 17 Jack Fruit Part 2- it did not taste like chicken
Thursday, February 16, 2017      4 comments

I ate the barbecued Jack Fruit. The great thing about having a vegan carry out place in the Loop is that they will occasionally have things like BBQ jackfruit. And I don't have to buy it at Jewel or Tony's or make a trip to Pete's and buy a giga... Read more
February 16
Thursday, February 16, 2017      1 comments

Yesterday I took the day off to take me m to the gynecologist. This is a quarterly visit to check the device for her prolapsed uterus. Constant fight with my brother who thinks she should have had a total hysterectomy a decade ago. The gynecolog... Read more

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