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DH update - some good news, but not final news....

Saturday, April 19, 2014      8 comments

emoticon We saw our family dr on Fri for a short face-to-face meeting. That's what he said when he came in, w... Read more

DH health update

Saturday, April 12, 2014      7 comments

Yesterday we drove to Bellevue for a full-body bone scan. An hour up and an hour and a half back. Our beloved 405 "freeway" - a clogged mess, esp on a Fri night. (For those with Puget Sound knowledge, leaving Bellevue for Tacoma at 5:00 on a ... Read more

Latest drama - DH health woes

Thursday, April 10, 2014      7 comments

Well, it’s been a crazy few days! We’ve been beating our heads against the medical establishment walls – trying to get an MRI as well as other tests scheduled. Last Fri, DH told me his stomach hurt as I was leaving for work. By mid-after... Read more

Ta-dah!! I'm ba-ack...

Monday, February 17, 2014      5 comments

It's been a week since I Spark'd and it feels like forever....sure have missed you-all, that's for sure!!! DH had his 2nd total hip replacement on the 7th, and came home Mon the 10th. In between, he had a rough night with getting behind th... Read more

A joke for the day....

Friday, October 26, 2012      2 comments

I found this on a website of Kids say the darndest things, and I hooted out loud.... A little girl goes to the barbershop with her father as usual. She stands next to the barber chair eating a snack cake, while her dad gets his hair cut. ... Read more

A great 50th HS reunion...and it wasn't even my school!

Sunday, August 12, 2012      6 comments

Last night I went with DH to his 50th high school reunion. Other than him, I actually knew 2, count 'em 2, people there - out of a couple hundred. And I had a BALL!!! I helped check people in, and give them their name tags - if they pre-regi... Read more

I should be so happy right now, but...

Sunday, February 26, 2012      12 comments

...I'm not! emoticon I'm leaving for Hawaii on Wed with my biological sister Amanda and my 4 honorary sisters. I ... Read more

I'm having a small, intimate pity party.....wanna come?

Thursday, January 26, 2012      11 comments

I've known for years that my boss plays favorites. I've known for years that my boss is an age-ist. I've known for years that my boss doesn't have the slightest idea of what I do. I've known for years that my boss is trying to promote one ... Read more

Do I go on from here, or do I relive my past & then go on?

Sunday, December 18, 2011      3 comments

I have big-time "all or nothing" programming, from w-a-y back! I'm also more than a little bit of a perfectionist. Lovely combination, trust me! I'd been very active in the Spark-verse up till Nov - went out of town for over a week and a ... Read more

Reply to JENJEN1004's "Accountability is no fun!" blog

Sunday, October 16, 2011      3 comments

I’ve been aching to reply to JENJEN1004’s blog, “Accountability is no fun!” because it stirred up so many things in me. Then I began to worry about the comment space not being big enough (I’m really pretty good at “future worrying”!), so decide... Read more

I know better, so why do I keep doing it?

Sunday, October 09, 2011      8 comments

I've been mentally absent from SP for about a week. Still physically here, but not emotionally. My DH went on a short fishing trip for a few days and I went into self-sabotage mode.... "He's not here to see what I eat" - "I should eat som... Read more

Fun, fun, fun....on a weekend!

Friday, July 08, 2011      3 comments

Our son, DIL, and only grandchild (1-1/2, and cute as a button!) are in WA visiting from AZ. (They left the day of the dust storm!) They have lots of stops to make - his mom (DH's ex) lives in our area, his half-sister and family live in Easte... Read more

When did this happen? I'm making healthier decisions!

Friday, May 13, 2011      4 comments

DH is gone to a fishing conference for the weekend. That's usually a time for me to have pizza for dinner one night, since he's not such a big fan. PLUS, I'm seeing my sister tonight, and we love sharing a garlic-sauced pizza. So I pla... Read more

A fire, but no injuries.

Saturday, April 23, 2011      6 comments

Life happens, doesn't it....? Yesterday, one of our two rental houses caught fire - fire dept, the whole 9 yards (possibly overloaded extension cord). Neither the tenant nor his roommate was home, thankfully. 2 kitties perished Read more

Weight...to share or not to share...??

Sunday, April 17, 2011      5 comments

I'm challenged by the idea of sharing my weight with anyone else. I (re-)joined SP in late Feb and didn't show what I weighed. I decided to list my weight goals in 20 pound increments, because where I'd like to get to is overwhelming. A... Read more


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