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  • Sunday

    12/20/2014 3:04:30 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Yesterday hubby's blood sugar before breakfast was good at 6.5 so in the afternoon he decided because his sugar levels were good he would have chocolate bar when I asked him if he should be having that he said he thought with a 6.5 sugar level why not wrong choice as when I did his sugar level befor... Read more

  • Saturday

    12/19/2014 5:54:16 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Made it to the function which was good, it was in full swing when all of a sudden the power went out we were alright as we wee have a light tea that was already cooked but the resterraut could not cook for the crowd and the café could not cook there orders either and the bars could not operate nor ... Read more

  • Yah! Friday

    12/18/2014 12:43:01 PM, by JTREMBATH

    We have a function to go to after work so am hoping we don't finish late, looking at the lists they look long but they are mostly gases which only take about 5 minutes so it all depends how long he takes to do his colons which he has 3 of.... Read more

  • Thursday

    12/17/2014 12:52:15 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Today i only have half day so i am pleased with that i have to get one of my work colleagues a Christmas present as i only have tomorrow to give it to her as i am on days off on Monday and she does her last day Monday then she is off until the 5th January.... Read more

  • Wednesday

    12/16/2014 12:45:34 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Our thoughts and prayers should now be with the 80 odd children who have been shot by the teleban in Parkistan and the 60 odd adults at the school for the military.... Read more

  • Hill!

    12/15/2014 1:18:00 PM, by RONNIEHUEY

    Yesterday I walked our local hill with my sister.I hadn't walked it in months.I always had to stop twice to catch my breath. I took my fat Beagle Bailey and was fighting him as we walked. It had been raining and I had shoes on that were wore out(no traction)It finally dawned on me that I was almost... Read more

  • Tuesday

    12/15/2014 12:38:27 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Today the weather is a bit overcast and suppose to be showers. My prayers go out to the families of the hostages in Sydney for there 15 hour ordeal it really must have been very scary for them.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/14/2014 1:14:39 PM, by BEAR128

    The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. Ralph Nader... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/14/2014 1:13:20 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 13th Every choice moves us closer to or farther away from something, Where are your choices taking your life? What do your behaviours demonstrate that you are saying or not to in life? Eric Allenbaugh... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/14/2014 1:11:07 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 12th A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair. Proverb... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/14/2014 1:10:21 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 11th In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing. Theodore Roosevelt... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/14/2014 1:09:10 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 10th Plan your progress carefully; hour-by-hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the well springs of your power. Paul J. Meyer... Read more

  • Monday

    12/14/2014 12:28:09 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Yah only one more week to go then holiday, but then in saying that I have 1 day to work on the 29th and then off till the 6 th January I think I need that break.... Read more

  • Sunday

    12/13/2014 11:33:53 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Took my great granddaughter for her 1st Christmas party this morning she got very unrested as she was tired but she got a nice gift she is only 14 months old so I think she will enjoy it more next year.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/13/2014 10:55:11 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 9th There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up. John Andrew Holmes Jr.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/13/2014 10:54:24 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 8th People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. Dale Carnegie... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/13/2014 10:53:16 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 7th You've got to get up every morning with a smile on your face and show the world all the love in your heart. The people are going to treat you better. You're going to find, yes you will that you're beautiful as you feel. Carole King... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/13/2014 10:51:25 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 6th I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird. Paul McCartney... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/13/2014 10:50:11 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 5th Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle. Helen Keller... Read more

  • Saturday

    12/12/2014 7:59:48 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Hubby had an appointment with the Diabetic nurse yesterday and I went with him and because of all the ups and down with his blood sugars she spoke to a Diabetic Dr and with that they have changed his insulin and I now give it to him in the morning instead of 8.O'Clock at night so he has it with his... Read more

  • Yah! Friday

    12/11/2014 12:41:09 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Can't wait for this day to finish, I am not busy this morning but busy this afternoon. I am taking my Great Granddaughter to a Christmas party on Sunday even though last year she was not 3 months old so she will be older this year so she should enjoy herself.... Read more

  • Thursday

    12/10/2014 12:33:52 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Contacted the Diabetic nurse yesterday and found out I was doing something wrong so last night did what I was suppose to do and hid sugar levels were back to 6.3 which I was happy with and hubby went to work feeling better.... Read more

  • Wednesday

    12/9/2014 12:49:25 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Hubby's blood sugar levels have gone up again this morning it was 16.1 but on checking his insulin pen it is not going down so I think he is not getting his insulin so I have contacted his diabetic nurse so I hope she will get back to me today.... Read more

  • Tuesday

    12/8/2014 12:41:52 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Back to work the weather does not look the best this morning as it is going to rain which will not help the mugginess as it was 85% last night had to kick the blanket off.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/7/2014 8:29:07 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec. 4th You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You man have to work for it, however. Richard Bach... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/7/2014 8:27:40 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec. 3rd Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it. Greg Anderson... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/7/2014 8:26:18 PM, by BEAR128

    Dec 2nd Success, happiness, peace of mind and fullfilment - the most priceless of human treasures - are available to all among us, without exception, who make things happen- who make *good* things happen - in the world around them. Joe Klock ... Read more

  • Monday

    12/7/2014 2:36:18 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Enjoying my day off today when hubby gets home about 12:30 pm we will be going out out awhile I have some shopping to do and hubby wants a hair cut.... Read more

  • Sunday

    12/7/2014 12:48:28 AM, by JTREMBATH

    Been out most of the day today, went out early with hubby's brother as it was his birthday, we went to breakfast then sat around talking when all of a sudden it was 1:30 pm and they had to leave then we had to go do the grocery shopping and that was my day now trying to catch up with Spark.... Read more

  • What A Day Yesterday

    12/5/2014 7:08:13 PM, by JTREMBATH

    I arrived over at the other hospital to find one of the machines was closed down that was a shock as I new they had 3 theatres running with 6 scopes that had to go through before we even started just as well the other girl who works over there new that the day before and she had already started to ... Read more

  • Yah! Friday

    12/4/2014 12:44:34 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Well today I am over at the other hospital so don't know yet what the day will bring knowing them it will be very busy especially trying to get patients through before Christmas.... Read more

  • Thursday

    12/3/2014 12:49:12 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Back to work today and we are going to be busy. Hubby's sugar levels this morning were 6.6 which is good I have increased his insulin to 18 units so I am hoping it stays goog fingers crossed.... Read more

  • Wednesday

    12/2/2014 2:58:12 PM, by JTREMBATH

    I am sitting here this morning as I am on leave today as our list was cancelled and I am frozen for Summer it is so cold I can't believe it.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    12/1/2014 10:13:16 PM, by BEAR128

    There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. Nelson Mandela... Read more

  • Tuesday

    12/1/2014 12:44:12 PM, by JTREMBATH

    We are now into Summer but you would not think so as it was quite cold this morning and yesterday it was warm but the wind was cold, I hope it warms up soon as so far I have not been able to go around without a sweat shirt on.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/30/2014 8:32:58 PM, by BEAR128

    Do not waste worry. If you're going to worry, worry well. Put that energy to good use; aim it at an answer. Don't forget: Nothing diminishes anxiety faster than action. Walter Anderson... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/30/2014 8:31:59 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 29th How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most. Stephen Covey ... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/30/2014 8:29:01 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 28th Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do....but how much love we put in that action. Mother Teresa... Read more

  • Monday

    11/30/2014 12:33:46 PM, by JTREMBATH

    The nurse rang last night and she said that they will have to change his insulin for him as it is not doing what it is suppose to be doing, she has already refereed him to a Diabetic Dr. so he has towait until he sees him as she herself cannot change it.... Read more

  • Sunday

    11/29/2014 8:20:24 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Still can't sort these blood sugars out tried to contact the diabetic nurse yesterday, but hopefully she will contact me tomorrow.... Read more

  • Saturday

    11/28/2014 7:36:08 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Don't know what is going on with hubby's blood sugar yesterday morning 11.1 when I got home from work it was 17.6 after tea it was 20 1 this morning before breakfast was 11.9 after 12.7 and before lunch 13.7 will take his after lunch in 2 hours hope it will come down as I have given him 3 units of t... Read more

  • exercise streak

    11/28/2014 2:03:38 PM, by ROYADEDEAUX

    My longest exercise streak is one I am currently in the middle of! I am almost 1/3 of the way through my current goal of completing P90 -- a 30 minute workout 6 times a week for 90 days. I am also on week 5 of Couch to 10k. It feels amazing to be on a streak like this. Priorizing exercise and... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/27/2014 11:44:14 PM, by BEAR128

    Our problem is not lack of knowing; it is the lack of doing. Mark Hatfield... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/27/2014 11:43:34 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 26th It is common sense to take a method and try it; if it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something. Franklin D. Roosevelt... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/27/2014 11:42:41 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 25th I have learned, as a rule of thumb, never to ask whether you can do something. Say, instead, that you are doing it. Then fasten your seat belt. The most remarkable things follow. Julia Cameron... Read more

  • Yah! Friday

    11/27/2014 12:38:41 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Can't wait for the day to finish, another day at the other hospital. Nearly the end of another month and not even 1 month now to Christmas and I have done no shopping oh well that would be the story of my life as I am always busy doing other things.... Read more

  • Thursday

    11/26/2014 12:45:20 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Another busy day today, I am so tired as when I finish work at 5:00 pm catch the shuttle back here takes 20 min. then get home do the lunches for the next day and cook tea it is after 7:00 pm by the time I sit down to relax it is 7:30.... Read more

  • Wednesday

    11/25/2014 12:32:40 PM, by JTREMBATH

    It is the week of the Gastro conference so because most of the Dr's are going we have closed down out here so I have to go to the other hospital. My manager wanted me to go to the conference this year because it is held here in Auckland, but because hubby has been sick I did not bother to put my nam... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/24/2014 8:49:57 PM, by BEAR128

    He who deliberates fully before taking a step will spend his entire life on one leg. Chinese Proverb... Read more

  • Tuesday

    11/24/2014 12:44:56 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Had my appointment for my hand yesterday and the Dr. is going to do steroid injections again to see how that goes before he tries any thing else he used a lot of big names that I don't know what they are but he is the surgeon so see how they go. I am hoping the injections will get rid of the pain as... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/23/2014 8:41:28 PM, by BEAR128

    If we don't forgive ourselves for our mistakes, and others for the wounds they have inflicted upon us, we end up crippled with guilt. And the soul cannot grow under a blanket of guilt, because guilt is isolating, while growth is a gradual process of reconnection to ourselves, to other people, and to... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/23/2014 8:37:43 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 22nd It's always too soon to quit. Norman Vincent Peale... Read more

  • Monday

    11/23/2014 2:10:09 PM, by JTREMBATH

    My day off today I am very tired went down to the farm yesterday and hubby did not eat or drink all the time we were there even though he was asked if he wanted anything so when we got home checked his blood sugar and they were over 16 which was not good.... Read more

  • Sunday

    11/22/2014 2:21:49 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Just watching the rugby game between the All Blacks and Wales and the All Blacks are in the lead 34 to 16, have been for my walk and our youngest son is going to pick us up and we are going down to our other sons farm.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/21/2014 9:37:37 PM, by BEAR128

    The quality of life does not depend on happiness alone, but also on what one does to be happy. If one fails to develop goals that give meaning to one's existence, if one does not use the mind to its fullest,   then good feelings fulfil just a fraction of the potential we possess. A person who achiev... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/21/2014 9:36:21 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 20th For many, negative thinking is a habit, which over time, becomes an addiction. It's a disease, like alcoholism, compulsive overeating, or drug abuse. A lot of people suffer from this disease because negative thinking is addictive to each of the Big Three--the mind, the body, and the em... Read more

  • Saturday

    11/21/2014 7:43:46 PM, by JTREMBATH

    Today has turned out to be a lovely day it was suppose to rain because I went for my walk early for that reason but you cannot predict the weather.... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/20/2014 7:46:17 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 19th Today a thousand doors of enterprise are open to you, inviting you to useful work. To live at this time is an inestimable privilege, and a sacred obligation devolves upon you to make right use of your opportunities. Today is the day in which to attempt and achieve something worthwhil... Read more

  • Daily Inspirational Message

    11/20/2014 7:40:56 PM, by BEAR128

    Nov 18th People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to. Robert Half... Read more