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  • DS's concert

    10/19/2014 9:16:28 PM, by MSLZZY

    This was the choral groups, not the band as I thought. Either way, the music was delightful and we took DS out for dinner to a quaint little ... Read more

  • Doing a little extra ST

    10/18/2014 5:34:43 PM, by MSLZZY

    My Stretch for Success day was a small goal for myself and it worked. I did ST early this morning and did a second set this afternoon after I... Read more

  • Find a reason to be fit Friday

    10/17/2014 10:44:48 PM, by MSLZZY

    Best reason in the world-to be healthier. If there is movement to be had, you can find a way if you keep an open mind. I found several excu... Read more

  • No tarrying today

    10/16/2014 9:43:05 PM, by MSLZZY

    I had so many things to accomplish today so I just kept moving. Our state inspector came to check out the new ambulance, remind me of some ... Read more

  • Tarry Not Thursday!

    10/15/2014 10:57:00 PM, by MSLZZY

    It can become so easy to back off from exercise and just let the day go by with making the effort to be active. You decide, once again, that ... Read more

  • Pain clinic appointment

    10/15/2014 4:26:52 PM, by MOM2ACAT

    My pain clinic appointment went well. I saw the PA there, instead of my regular doctor. He's always been very helpful to talk too. He also worked... Read more

  • Work for it.

    10/14/2014 10:31:39 PM, by MSLZZY

    If there is something you truly desire, you have to work for it. We went to the volleyball game tonight and the varsity girls worked so hard ... Read more

  • Be Bold

    10/13/2014 9:55:51 PM, by MSLZZY

    Don't be content to sit in the corner and let each day go by without doing something bold. Wear red, go some place new, do something you have... Read more

  • Teaching appointment at the cancer center

    10/13/2014 5:22:56 PM, by MOM2ACAT

    I had my "teaching" appointment at the cancer center this afternoon, it went fairly quickly. I got to the cancer center with almost 20 minutes to... Read more

  • Not all it seemed to be

    10/12/2014 12:45:29 PM, by MSLZZY

    The hockey game was fine and would have better had we all understood the game more. The band did a great job at the baseball field and then l... Read more

  • The big event

    10/11/2014 3:43:43 PM, by MSLZZY

    We are getting ready to go to the big city of Sioux Falls to hear the band play at the hockey game. They first perform at the Canaries baseba... Read more

  • A bit more optimistic

    10/10/2014 2:27:21 PM, by MSLZZY

    I think I have gotten most of my DS's issues resolved and should be feeling better than I am. This was weighing on my mind and I was ready to... Read more

  • Feels like a Friday

    10/9/2014 10:31:42 PM, by MSLZZY

    Or just wishful thinking. So much going today. There was hardly a time when the trucks were not driving past the window. Most of the business... Read more

  • More information on starting chemo

    10/9/2014 10:14:27 AM, by MOM2ACAT

    Yesterday I received a call from the social worker at the cancer center. I had known her from before, when I had radiation treatments in the past... Read more


    10/9/2014 6:28:11 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    Good morning everyone! I have no idea what i am going to post till i begin to write. I woke and am tired, have a long day ahead and won't finish ... Read more

  • A bountiful harvest

    10/8/2014 10:48:18 PM, by MSLZZY

    I have a clear view of the street leading to the local elevator and have been watching all the semis, tractors pulling wagons and farm trucks... Read more


    10/8/2014 1:34:11 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    This october 2014 I celebrated 4 years clean and sober. I was diagnosed with diabetes in october of 2006. My weight at that time was 440 + . When... Read more

  • Things are slowly improving

    10/7/2014 10:44:53 PM, by MSLZZY

    I am working through some complicated issues with DS and a few things cropped up today that I wasn't expecting. I was getting frustrated and ... Read more

  • One step closer to starting chemo

    10/7/2014 4:53:17 PM, by MOM2ACAT

    Progress has been made today in getting closer to finally starting the chemo. Today I had a routine appointment with my internist; when I told ... Read more

  • Back to normal

    10/6/2014 10:15:33 PM, by MSLZZY

    Another Monday has come and almost gone and the fun never stops. I had an older gentleman who requested some records from 7 years ago. After ... Read more


    10/6/2014 7:53:35 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    a tough day indeed. The quiet days are the hardest no distractions here. I'm miserably uncomfortable. Excited about the arrival of my daughters n... Read more


    10/6/2014 7:28:27 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    Feeling much better after getting things in perspective and talking with a friend. Whew! I'm having to learn life lessons and take care of things... Read more

  • WWJD???

    10/6/2014 6:00:55 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    Went to the store the other day and left without getting my usual candy bar, cookies or coke. How did I do it? I just imagined that there were tw... Read more

  • A day of rest and recovery

    10/5/2014 10:36:01 PM, by MSLZZY

    Yesterday's big move did take a toll on the back and arms. My legs feel fine so that is a plus. I did take time to observe how to move withou... Read more

  • The big move

    10/4/2014 10:47:22 PM, by MSLZZY

    I had plans to leave early this morning but DH was taking his own sweet time getting out of the house. We were leaving over an hour later tha... Read more

  • The cancer center finally called yesterday.....

    10/4/2014 12:13:23 PM, by MOM2ACAT

    .......but I still don't have an appointment. The gal that talked to me on the phone said before I start my chemo, I have to come in for somethin... Read more

  • The freeze is here

    10/3/2014 11:14:02 PM, by MSLZZY

    Yep, it is going to freeze tonight and I have salvaged all the tomatoes, peppers, eggplant and cantaloupe that were ripe enough to pick. Just... Read more


    10/3/2014 2:46:45 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    I've stated before that weight loss is important to me in this program. Let me restate that. Weight loss is a wonderful tool I use. I use it to g... Read more

  • Hunting season is coming

    10/2/2014 9:45:08 PM, by MSLZZY

    This weekend it is pleasant hunting season for youth. Next weekend it is for state residents only and on the 18, we will be flooded with out ... Read more

  • Welcome to October!

    10/1/2014 10:47:00 PM, by MSLZZY

    Hope this first day of the month treated you well. DH made it home in time for the party and we had a great time visiting. I had budgeted for... Read more

  • step four

    10/1/2014 8:12:03 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    Relearning that I don't have room in my life for resentment. Forgiveness is the path to peace. It's just hard to 'let someone get away with such ... Read more

  • Still waiting to start the new chemo

    10/1/2014 4:17:57 PM, by MOM2ACAT

    It's been almost a month since I was told I was going to have to go back on the I.V. chemo again, and that it would be at a different location th... Read more

  • Another day

    9/30/2014 11:27:59 PM, by MSLZZY

    No phone calls for Social Services so I think that issue with DS and GF will quiet down if we let it. My application for full guardianship wa... Read more


    9/30/2014 11:44:09 AM, by MOMMA_BEAR_69

    Today is my father's birthday although I haven't seen him in 35 years. He has been on my mind all day. Lots of happy memories of the man who rais... Read more

  • Finding a solution

    9/29/2014 10:43:28 PM, by MSLZZY

    We are having some issues with our oldest son and his GF. She tries to get into every conversation, reads his emails and texts, calls us thro... Read more

  • The church anniverary

    9/28/2014 10:19:42 PM, by MSLZZY

    It was a wonderful service and a step back into the history of our church. We have about the same number of members as when the church was fo... Read more

  • A wonderful day

    9/27/2014 8:52:18 PM, by MSLZZY

    I started the day with some time at the café and then I decided to make tomato juice while DH peeled pears for canning. 8 quarts of tomato ... Read more


    9/27/2014 7:00:26 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    I just want to kill myself and end this severe unending pain.I am so out of hope and just about ready to completely lose my faith in God and ever... Read more


    9/27/2014 4:09:06 AM, by WILDXANGELS

    morning friends,I have been up all night crying,surely I have lost 5 pounds but I will get weighed and let you know later,looking forward to octo... Read more

  • Band Day came and went

    9/26/2014 11:31:18 PM, by MSLZZY

    I was so looking forward to watching all 20 bands perform and instead, was stuck inside the office on a teleconference that last 40 minutes. ... Read more

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