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  • Rainy evening

    8/25/2016 8:20:16 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Raining this evening. It started raining while I was taking Cooper for his evening walk. I thought it felt good, but Cooper looked disgusted an... Read more

  • Squash for dinner

    8/24/2016 10:40:08 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I slept a couple more hours last night than the night before. There is hope the insomnia will resolve itself. I remembered to eat dinner to... Read more

  • Forgot dinner

    8/23/2016 11:50:49 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I went to bed early last night, but couldn't sleep so I got back up after about an hour. I did end up getting a couple of hours of sleep, which ... Read more

  • Insomnia

    8/22/2016 8:41:54 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I have been having trouble sleeping lately. I know the tricks and tips to overcome insomnia... sometimes they work, but sometimes they don't. T... Read more

  • I've gained weight

    8/21/2016 3:52:35 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I was at 183 pounds at the end of this past week and now I am at 193 pounds now. Not much exercising and the greatest choices in food. I am... Read more

  • No sleep

    8/19/2016 9:22:53 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I am so tired. I couldn't sleep last night. Not just tossing and turning... I mean not sleeping at all. I am going to bed early tonight. It wa... Read more

  • Just stuff

    8/18/2016 10:21:52 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I see the neurologist tomorrow. My primary care doctor wants me to repeat my blood work on Monday. My apartment is so stuffy. bleh. I took Co... Read more

  • My weight is at a plateau

    8/17/2016 9:41:21 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, my weight hasn't moved from 185 pounds. I have been eating a little bit better than I have been. There have been days that I haven't exerci... Read more

  • Medical stuff

    8/16/2016 8:59:37 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    My Dr appt was with the gyne doc. I have to go back in two weeks for an ultrasound. oh joy. And my blood work was off, but my primary care doc... Read more

  • Another day of earning my fitness points

    8/16/2016 7:51:18 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, another day of earning my fitness points. 4 walks with the dog for 15 minutes each, a 2 minute walk to the post office while waiting for my... Read more

  • A little rain this morning

    8/14/2016 9:41:34 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I have a dr appt tomorrow, and I have to go for more blood work. It will be interesting to see what the scale at the dr office says. I am... Read more

  • Enough already

    8/13/2016 9:28:41 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    These 90 degree days with high humidity can just stop now. I did eat today, as I made lunch fir mom and dad as per usual on a Saturday. I made ... Read more

  • Trying to get the house clean and earn some fitness points

    8/13/2016 10:27:58 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    I am killing 2 birds with 1 stone today. Getting some of the house cleaned (mostly before my dad gets up since some of it I can't do until he is ... Read more

  • Another hot one...

    8/12/2016 8:32:07 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I know I will complain about the cold in a few short months, but this heat is ridiculous! No wonder my appetite is nonexistent. The heat just s... Read more

  • I am melting...

    8/11/2016 10:53:31 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    It was over 100 degrees in my apartment today. Days like today make me wish I had AC. Poor Cooper was definitely not interested in walking toda... Read more

  • Have increased time on plank

    8/11/2016 5:16:36 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    The day after I got home from Wisconsin, I increased my time on my plank by a minute. I'm up to 3 minutes. I am proud of myself and its still a w... Read more

  • Hot and humid day

    8/10/2016 7:12:51 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    It rained last night! We really needed it. There is more rain in the forecast for the weekend. I am hopeful. Unfortunately the rain didn't co... Read more

  • Being the taxi...

    8/9/2016 9:21:31 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I had an appointment this morning, on my way to my appointment I dropped Patty off at the hospital for a day surgery procedure... something to do... Read more

  • early morning

    8/8/2016 7:27:53 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Cooper seems to like early morning walks. I am not sure if I like getting up that early. But I will, because it is cooler then. Broke out the ... Read more

  • Quiet Sunday

    8/7/2016 11:29:54 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Jeremy canceled the group paddle due to rough conditions on the lake, so I didn't have to go anywhere today. Instead I spent the day pedaling an... Read more

  • Saturday lunch

    8/6/2016 7:27:25 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Did my usual Saturday routine, and went out to my parents' house to make lunch for them. Made a favorite... crispy pork and veggie stir fry. Th... Read more

  • New haircolor

    8/5/2016 8:36:37 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    The hairdresser was hesitant to follow my vision for what I wanted to do with my hair. She said it would be costly and it would wash out within ... Read more

  • Thursday cleaning

    8/4/2016 8:36:37 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Did my Thursday deep cleaning in my apartment. Cooper doesn't like the vacuum cleaner. He jumps up on the bed and hides against the wall, as fa... Read more

  • Feeling better after getting back to normal

    8/4/2016 11:13:23 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I had to get a stool softener to get back to normal after my aunt and uncle thought that I was overdoing it on the fish oil. I was so backe... Read more

  • Technical difficulties

    8/3/2016 6:37:52 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    My activity tracker is acting up. It isn't tracking all my steps, it isn't registering my workouts, and now it isn't uploading my data. Sucks. ... Read more

  • Dog stuff

    8/2/2016 8:14:56 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Cooper was cuddly today. I spent an hour curled up in the recliner next to him rubbing his belly. He seemed blissful. I paid for his dog l... Read more

  • Just stuff...

    8/1/2016 7:00:34 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    I am having medication issues. Nothing too major at this point. More annoying than anything. There is one I take that makes me so sleepy. I f... Read more

  • Family dinner

    7/30/2016 10:05:41 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    We finallly got the whole family together to celebrate my parents' anniversary. My mom was teasing my dad... asking if they were still married b... Read more

  • Another quick update

    7/29/2016 7:46:43 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Pedaled and read all afternoon again. Cooper REALLY didn't want to walk today, so he only got two walks, instead of his usual three walks. We s... Read more

  • Survived a few days after trip...sort of

    7/29/2016 9:13:08 AM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, survived the first few days after a trip to Wisconsin with my aunt and uncle. Sort of. I had to get back onto on my fish oil pills because ... Read more

  • Quick update

    7/28/2016 10:46:45 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Today was my day to deep clean my apartment. I did that this morning, then pedaled and read all afternoon. It was another hot and humid day, so... Read more

  • My parents have been married a long time

    7/27/2016 9:33:59 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    So today was my parents' actual anniversary. 50 years of marriage! I can't even imagine. We are celebrating as a family on Saturday evening. ... Read more

  • Settling back into my routine

    7/26/2016 7:11:26 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Fell asleep real early last night, and Cooper woke me up early this morning. But it felt good to be in my apartment with my own pillow, and food... Read more

  • Made it home from Wisconsin

    7/26/2016 5:10:40 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, I am home. I've been home since Sunday night about 9pm. It was a great trip but I could of done without all of the shopping at Door County.... Read more

  • Home again

    7/25/2016 2:19:03 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    Last night the folks next to us in the hotel were partying, and smoking weed. I was not happy. But today we were let back into our apartments s... Read more

  • kayaking, movie, etc

    7/24/2016 4:58:27 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    You know a few days ago in a blog I mentioned that I would probably kill someone if I had to live with them for six months, much less 50 years? ... Read more

  • The adventure continues...

    7/23/2016 6:42:16 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    The situation in my apartment building has actually gotten worse. Today, conditions were bad enough on my floor that we weren't even allowed bac... Read more

  • Made it to Wisconsin

    7/22/2016 10:53:29 PM, by AUNTRENEE

    Well, made it to Wisconsin okay. Went to Lambeau Field when we got there. Talk about being in heaven. Went on the tour and had a blast. Got to go... Read more

  • ...And the ceiling caved in

    7/22/2016 1:44:50 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    At 1:56AM last night I heard a loud noise and my dog leaped off the bed and ran to the door barking, and kept barking for about 15 minutes, while... Read more

  • Elevator's out of service

    7/21/2016 6:12:12 PM, by LESLIELENORE

    ...And I live on the third floor. Good thing the grocery shopping is done for the week already! Cooper was a little confused when I made him wa... Read more

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