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  • Thanksgiving has been cancelled

    11/26/2015 11:49:54 AM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    My sister in NY just called me to say that my mom wasn't feeling well enough to make the trip today. So we canceled our reservations, and will tr... Read more

  • Rrrrrgh

    11/24/2015 6:53:35 PM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    I saw the pain doctor today. He thinks the best bet is radio frequency neurotomy ablation. The nerve endings to L4 and L5 will be cut on the left... Read more

  • Another chair workout

    11/20/2015 5:03:21 PM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    Lol. It was only 12 minutes, but it worked my upper abs and that makes two days in a row. It felt good, and I never stopped to think that I never... Read more

  • Seated workout tape

    11/19/2015 2:25:25 PM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    Today I found that my continuing ed online class had been canceled so I went to YouTube and found a 12-minute video meant for people with injurie... Read more

  • Drat!

    11/17/2015 3:41:44 PM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    I just tried to do a Leslie Sansone 14-minute walking video at home. I couldn't do more that 5 minutes before my back started aching. The cortis... Read more

  • Not done very well yet

    11/17/2015 12:56:56 PM, by ELAINEANNE1

    I have had a couple of difficult weeks keeping to my diet and exercise(been hard getting into my stride after the chest infection) but hope I am ... Read more

  • The morning after the cheat meal

    11/15/2015 10:13:51 PM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    Ugh. I decided to go out to eat last night with DH. My mistake was ordering a glass of Merlot, which led to two other glasses. The food choices w... Read more

  • Just got back from the gym!

    11/13/2015 6:05:37 PM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    My DH took me there at about 4 pm, since that seems to be the best time for me. I walked on a treadmill between 2.5 and 3 mph, which is faster th... Read more

  • Pleasant fitness YT vids for beginners?

    11/13/2015 3:47:19 PM, by DIZZYBRITCHES

    There are so many things out there on YouTube, but in a lot of them the music sounds like porno music and the instructors seem to be yelling. Is ... Read more

  • Holidays and chest infections

    10/29/2015 3:06:19 PM, by ELAINEANNE1

    It has not been good recently as I had a bad chest infection and Michael is once again very low. We did have a good few days away on the Isle ... Read more

  • Elaine's health

    9/26/2015 1:36:15 PM, by ELAINEANNE1

    Well yet again I have fell by the wayside, I have put on a little weight about 3-4 pounds but the main problem is comfort and evening eating. I... Read more

  • love lost

    7/30/2015 7:01:14 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    remembering loss. Me and both Joe's got married on feb 14.1977 and 1996,and also again on june 3 2013. Today, as opposed to the past when I p... Read more

  • domestic viloence

    7/28/2015 5:30:35 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    domestic violence After I left DV I was so relieved and so happy I wasn't killed. Now I almost wish he did kill me because the agony keeps gett... Read more

  • Day out

    7/20/2015 1:17:52 PM, by ELAINEANNE1

    I had a lovely day out in York on Saturday and visited two great places, one being the Quilt Museum and there was a beautiful exhibition of quilt... Read more

  • Having problems

    7/4/2015 2:32:58 PM, by ELAINEANNE1

    Once again not been on for a while. We went on holiday in mid June and it was really good, we had a week in Torquay and then I went on a day trip... Read more

  • feeling overwhelmed

    6/21/2015 2:05:52 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    feeling overwhelmed I'm so tired today! Tired of trying so hard, to keep moving forward, to think the right things, to not miss...ect ect! My l... Read more


    6/18/2015 7:44:28 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    I GOT OUT ALIVE: "Why did you stay?" It's my least favorite question. No matter how nicely someone askes me, with their tilted head and sad eyes,... Read more

  • still fighting

    6/9/2015 6:49:29 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    still fighting !!!!! At the end of the day when I crawl into bed and all the lights go out, my thoughts can finally rise to the surface. Yes I’... Read more

  • goodbye heartache

    6/6/2015 7:51:50 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    goodbye heartache!!!!!! I feel compelled to share it with the rest of you, in the hopes that you will see that there is life beyond heartbreak. ... Read more


    6/5/2015 7:42:24 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    ⁀‵⁀,) .`⋎´ ¸.•°*”˜˜”*°•. ... ¸.•°*”˜˜”*°•. ...•°*”˜˜”*°• live today,Don't depend too... Read more

  • sad

    5/27/2015 11:06:56 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    So I called my husband and got the answering machine.I told him I want to move back home and work things out and that he has til June 3rd our ann... Read more

  • just sad

    5/24/2015 4:34:09 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    i am trying really hard,im going to counselling n on meds n keeping busy,it just seems nothing is working and my family is laughing at my heart a... Read more


    5/22/2015 10:29:02 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    I just called and talked to my husband,i'm not sure if i feel better or worse? there were things i wanted to say but couldn't because i did not w... Read more

  • Hello Everyone

    5/7/2015 1:29:56 PM, by ELAINEANNE1

    Yet again I have let myself down, I have gained a few pounds mostly though comfort eating, I know it is bad but just cannot help myself. I have ... Read more

  • be happy

    5/1/2015 7:36:40 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    trying not to let my depression demons get me...but it is really hard.though i wanted to just sit home and cry.i went out and had a good time.i k... Read more

  • pain and loss

    4/26/2015 10:35:54 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    PAIN AND LOSS Really struggling tonight. Bawling my eyes out. Just want someone to hold but I have no one. I've been in a toxic abusive marriage ... Read more

  • hopeful

    4/23/2015 10:49:02 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    i have not had a 5 dollar bill since feb,as my assistance from the state and government is pending!!!! i cant pay my rent ,get meds or buy my own... Read more

  • angry

    4/23/2015 9:54:46 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    The Real Me : I am feeling angry and full of rage this morning.Now that I left my abuser no one in the real world outside of these groups wants t... Read more

  • trash

    4/22/2015 7:08:20 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    feeling frustrated: this is really bothering me so i need advise please.I live with my landlady and she does my trash.she only has a trashcan i... Read more

  • my story

    4/22/2015 4:04:30 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    I've been writing again for the past couple of days and I realized something so simple today that I can't believe that I didn't realize before...... Read more

  • missing you

    4/21/2015 4:06:37 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    I want him to know that I am the one who is done with him. I am the one who is choosing to kick him to the curb and I am the one who is choosing ... Read more

  • not really?

    4/19/2015 1:09:47 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    so sick of the abuse!!!!! when will i ever learn??i was invited last week for a cookout with my grandkids and i could not wait,now this morning m... Read more

  • o.k. when?

    4/19/2015 11:45:17 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    venting: I find when i get upset lately I get very angry and when i do i might think of over-eating like i use to do,so i vent instead!!!! what h... Read more

  • ouch

    4/18/2015 10:58:50 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    OUCH..... I am so grateful to be part a recovery group. Feeling very lonely today and haven't been able to connect with any of my local support ... Read more

  • one day soon

    4/17/2015 9:08:49 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    time.... memories to replace the ones that are in the front of vision. most of all, I dont think of it as a hole or something to fill. I think of... Read more


    4/11/2015 1:50:17 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    TRIGGER WARNING:THIS TOO SHALL PASS BLOG UPDATE: ......I just wanted maybe some advice or uplifting support..I am bipolar/depressive with PTSD. I... Read more

  • change this

    4/9/2015 8:29:31 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    I feel like I will never be happy. I can never get my ex off my mind no matter what I do I have done what he always on my mind. I always worry ab... Read more

  • Day 2

    4/8/2015 11:11:40 PM, by BUBBLEGUM_FAIRY

    Ok, yesterday I did well. I went swimming at the Ymca and did some laps in the pool. I went on the exercise bike. Today, I have not done any exer... Read more


    4/8/2015 6:38:34 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    I know a few people who are in some sort of an abusive relationship. Recently a woman died at her ex-husbands hands. She was dropping off their p... Read more


    4/7/2015 3:42:42 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    feeling very upset and full of anxiety today as i found out my daughter has been nice to my face and relocated me when i did not want her too and... Read more

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