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4/25/15 8:26 P

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Pat, glad you made your hair appt. Sorry the food choice wasn't too good for you, but I think you made wise choices.

Yes, just feel teerrible Mani when I heard the news of the lose in Napel. Thought of you right away. What a wonderful celebration you all had.

I am tired tonight, had my handman and his son here all day doing work that I needed out by the pool, and between making 2 doz deviled eggs to take tomorrow for our after church luncheon, and making a doz. Pumpkin Spice cupcakes, and the men asking me where this was, and that was, I am beat. Ginger is worn out also. She is sound asleep. :)

Hope everyone has a great night's rest. A wonderful Sunday. I have the AC going.

Until tomorrow sometime.

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I did make my hair appointment, Marsha. Look pretty good for a bit now!

Then last evening DD and hubby took us out to try new restaurant in town.
Unfortunately it turned out to be fried foods . We ended up ordering a salad and grilled cheese sandwich, which sounded the healthiest the menu. Still too fat for us!!!

Weight up this morning-no surprise there- back to the drawing board!

Dear Mani-our hearts go out to the families in Nepal who have lost loved ones!
Our prayers for the survivors continue.

Hugs, Pat


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Pat, I hope you could make your hair appointment weather permitting. Always make you feel better.

Geo. Jr. just left, mowed, edged, weeded and planted some Ornamental Garlic Plants I had bought for Brooksí memory garden. We had a great time chatting, and he always drinks his iced tea. Being in business for himself he gets a lot of phone calls, but business is good and that is what is important now-a-days.

Roberta, we will be here when you can post, and just take it like it comes. Praying everything works out well. Nice of her bringing you dessert back.

Hope everyone has a good afternoon. Didnít sleep too good last night so I am in for an afternoon nap I am sure.

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Pat, I did find two pairs of sandals (NAOT) from a local store. I hope to find more in Boise are there are several stores selling these shoes.

My DD arrived this afternoon and went went out to dinner, brought back dessert to enjoy at home. Things are winding down to Monday when the movers arrive. I don't know how much I will be online for about a week.
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Yes, I am glad that you have help from your son, Ree! And I am sure you enjoy his company as well.
Our DD picked up my whole grocery list again today and all I had to do was put the groceries away. You are right. It is a blessing to have help even with grocery shopping as we get older.
My groceries consist mostly of fresh produce , bags of salad greens, kale, oranges, lemons, etc. And several bags of different variety of nuts. Walnuts, almonds, cashews, and sunflower seeds. I mixed them all together and stored in refrigerator. These days nuts replace meat for protein. ( as well as roasted tofu slices and beans of course)i know . Nuts are expensive but meat is more so!!
Just watched a nature film called "River of No Return" great!
Now we are off to bed.
Ps, Marsha --, i have hair appointment scheduled for tomorrow too but if it is as stormy as predicted I will cancel. !
Irene, I hope you have found what you were looking for in a Smoothie maker. !
Roberta, i ordered some new comfortable sounding shoes from Talbot for our trip north in a couple weeks.blue Liv Chambray, Sneakers. Plus a blue tote bag to match. I will send back if they are not comfortable. :). Hope you found yours!
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4/23/15 9:39 A

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Good morning to all. Had a good nightís rest. Hope that you all did also. My sciatica feels better this morning, so just going give it time today and not do much. I get hair done this morning, and then to Dollar Tree for some things I need to clean, wash clothes, etc.

Irene, sorry that that doesnít work for you. Maybe your doctorís office could call them and make arrangements, just a thought.

Ree, so nice that you and DH and Son could get out and do some things that needed to be done. I hate carrying in grocery bags. I bought a wire carrier on wheels, put in garage and thought I would come through the house and get it, open up the garage door and put my bags in that. Have I used it? Not. The doctor told me yesterday that she didnít want me lifting or carrying anything heavy. When you have jars of juice, water, canned goods, it is hard. Oh well, the price we pay to grow older. J Notice I didnít say OLD.

Pat I hope you had a good rest last night, I better go and get ready for my hair appt. Heaven forbid if I didnít get there on time. LOL

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Thursday chat , I am so thankful for the help of my son now. He is out of work still though had 3 interviews this week, while I have him I am making full use of him . He took us out today, I had a picture to collect from the framing service, I stocked upon fresh foods too while I had extra hands to carry bags plus a car and driver to take us out , I hope you are all well. Ree

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4/20/15 11:40 P

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Thanks Marsha. The cheapie I had you had to line it up and me with weak and shaky hands couldn't do it. Love you my friend.

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Irene, I don't have any problems with it leaking at all. Never have. You have to make sure the round gasket is smooth and in place. I don't know what you mean by lining it up. It just screws on, and sets in the base. There are directions with it. Maybe check online for more details.

Hope you are having a good day. Off to eat some chili, I made a big pot today.

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Marsha I asked you a question about the bullet. I asked if you don't have to line it up and if it never leaks.
Please let me know.

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Good morning to all. Pat, I guess we can adjust to any lifestyle at our age, I know that must have been hard to do. Glad you got it worked out.

I have been doing a little of everything this morning. Judy just went upstairs. She worked picking up food for our church food pantry this morning, I had fixed her a breakfast sandwich and put in the oven to keep warm until she got home. She does so much for our little church, I can't do any lifting, but I told her I could feed her breakfast when she gets home. She leaves early and don't eat breakfast.

Hope everyone has a great day, it is supposed to rain I think, getting a little cloudy out. We can use it, but the grass really grows when it gets God's watering.

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Regarding shoes-I start the day in my pull on "hospital" socks as I can be in and out of shower
first couple of hours. ( result of my colon surgery) Then at about 11:00! I get dressed for the day- shoes and all! . :) I have adjusted to my new way of life and thankful for my progress!



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Good morning team!
Speaking of Smoothies, i branched out this morning and made a high protein shake- recommended by. Dr Mark Hyman . ( as seen on Dr Oz)
PS (I was able to get cover of blender on and off easily because i had greased it:)
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Marsha you don't have to line it up? Yours never leaks? I can't have too much protein but can use fruit and veggies. Probably will use Greek yogurt. Think I'll look into it more.
I understand you are no longer on the 70's team. They are so unhappy but I know with arthritis in your hands you just can't do too much.


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Irene, I don't have any problem, I have aritiritis in my hands and especially my right one. You just screw the lid on and turn upside down and put on the magic bullet. I love mine. I use almond milk, frozen fruit, and a protein powder, or slim fast in mine. Makes a nice size smoothie.

Have a blessed day.


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Marsha interesting. Is the Magic bullet difficult to use. Do you have to have strong steady hands to get it together?

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Ree how nice you start your day with the devotions.
As I said it made me cry as it came after my stressful night of no sleep.
My feet have been hard to fit girls since I was young. I would bawl when I had to buy new shoes and happy when summer came and I could go bare foot. Now with swollen feet it is even more difficult.

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I have the Magic Bullet and love it. Have had it several years. Makes a good Protein shake, or smoothie for one person. My regular blender give out, and I haven't bought a new one. I like to make my cole slaw in one.

I am heading to bed, been a busy day, and I am tired tonight. Hope I sleep better than I did last night. I think I was a wake every hour on the hour.

Hope everyone has a good night's rest. BBT

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Friday greetings . I started with team devotions todayThe one in slerp is so relevent i I hardly slept at all last night . I dint know why, I had a good day generally .
Re shoes and feet, I despair of ever finding shoes I can wear, my feet are very peculiar shaped I wear sports shoes for most occasion. I have one pair of black flats I can wear for formal occasions, I go around in socks at home ,
Have a good weekend Ree

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Pat I have an old blender but it is a choir to clean and don't even know if it works now.

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Roberta I'm so sorry about your shoes and foot problems. Hope they can fit you right. Will you have internet where you move to?

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Great idea Roberta!

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I'm getting desperate, Pat! A friend told me about a Foot & Ankle clinic where they take a cast of your foot and recommend a shoe from that. It is getting close to my move now--two weeks from tomorrow is my move-in day! Oh, well, I intend to call that clinic this morning to make an appointment. Wish me luck.

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Roberta-there is nothing worse than hurting feet! Hope your next pair work out !
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Irene- i do know about the Bullet- The adds sound very impressive anyway!
But before buying one I would go on line and check out what others buyers have to say about their purchase .

DH and I started this Greens Smoothie for Br. Routine 17 days ago and I have lost 3 1/2 pounds so far and he has lost 4 .. !
VERY slow but steady . It is a healthy routine that we can live with and never feel hungry:)

One of our daughters lost 10 pounds since January and her husband lost 20 on this same Smoothie idea. So we decided to give it a try..



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Oh, no . . .! I spoke too soon. I wore one new pair out of the store then went to the grocery store. They blistered my little toe before I arrived home, so it is back to the store for wider ones I suppose!

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FINALLY! ! ! I HAVE SHOES! ! ! SHOES! ! ! WONDERFUL SHOES! ! ! COMFORTABLE SHOES! ! !

Signed up today for internet service for my new apartment. Power will be on starting May 1. Auto and home insurance transferred. Most business and commercial firms have been given my new address. Will get everybody updated as soon as I have new email address and phone numbers. Lots more TO-DOs after May 1.
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Pat I am not making smoothies. Actually I gave the cheapie away. Do you know about the bullet?

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Thanks Irene for the Fruit my smoothies! Emoticon!

But sorry about your blender mishap. I remember going thru a learning curve my self getting used to using it properly. After spraying contents -up and out -,i used a towel over it for a while.:)
I have an old high powered Vita Mix blender. the lid is hard to get on and off because a little "assist attachment "part has broken off but it Gets the job done.
One trick i learned from experience is to oil the outside rim of cover which helps slide it off and on easier. !
Hope this helps, glad you are making Smoothies! They really are worth the bother.
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I'm behind on my mail and if you read my computer blog just now posted you will know why.
I asked you somewhere what kind of blender you use. I had one but couldn't get it lined up right and it leaked all over. My hands are weak and shaky.

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For those who are interested here is a simple and healthy Smoothie recipe.

To serve One--
A half piece of any fresh or frozen fruit you have on hand.
-start with banana if you can.
Add a good handful of any greens- (spinach, kale,beet greens, etc.)
1/4 cup juice or milk
Handful of ice cubes
( optional) You can also add spoon each of a powdered fiber and protein if you have it.
Enjoy as full meal along with your tea or coffee!
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Ree! You are on your way! Best of luck in your endeavors!

By the way we have never been wine drinkers but are now trying to incorporate it in to our diet every day for the health benefits.!

Dr Oz says to include purple food at every meal to help reverse aging of the brain.
So grapes, blueberries, beets, etc. And wine included!

Isn't that interesting?

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emoticon for you Ree. emoticon

IRENE FROM TEXAS
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Thank you for your encouragement and support, I think Spring is a positive new start time in general. I am doing ok, it was my turn to play hostess to the book club last night, I put nibbles out for the others but kept busy and ignored them for myself,I did have a glass of wine !
Let's keep going. Ree

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Ree, you have had a lot on your mind. I am a stress eater and that gets me in troube. You can change it around and just keep track of your calories each day, funny how they can add up. Hope DH is doing ok, an did he accept going back to the day care one day.

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Ree I always say do what you can live with, watch your portions, drink your water and of course eat healthy.
I know what you mean about gaining when you are taking care of a loved one and not taking care of yourself. My before picture on my Spark page is at my husbands funeral.
Unhealthy eating finally caught up with me and I have so many ailments now.
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Good for you, Ree! By the way, DH and I just came to the same conclusion you did. !

We started 2 weeks ago and have already lost a little weight.. NO starvation diet but just doing 2 healthy smoothies a day plus one regular dinner.

Also using Spark Nutrition tracker for first time in a long time. This is something we can live with for a long time as we have never felt hungry yet!

Best of luck to you !
Hugs, Pat

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Hello on Monday , I had a long look at myself and stepped on my scake for the first time in ages, I was quite shocked to see I had gained 12 lbs over past year, I know why. Comfort eating and saying the forbidden words. "I am too old to worry over weight " I had aleays banned the words., too old.
I need to look after myself ori can't look after Maurice ,
So a new start commenced yesterday, I am telling everyone so I get support and feel I have to keep going,
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Yay, Marsha. So happy you are coming by
The teapot is brewing.
. I have plenty of honey so just bring your sweet self.
Pat:)
Ps, you may bring Ginger too if you like,
Brooklyn loves company too!


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Pat I take honey in mine, Should I bring my own? :) Have a good day.

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Irene- Still waiting! Teapot is is still on for anyone who stops by!
Actually drank those first two myself with a little lemon, of course!
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Marsha emoticon for your kidney's. You do good on your exercise.

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I agree with Pat REE Hope your son finds employment near you.
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Pat did anyone stop by or did you have to drink both cups of tea? emoticon

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Ree so happy for you, sorry Son is out of work, but God works in mysterious ways. Praying he will find work soon, but do take advantage of him being there, and you can get out.

Hello to all of you. I rode my recumbant bike for a half a mile, not much but a starter. I worked outside for about 1/2 hour so getting in some exercise. I have a few errands to run later. Trying to really watch what I put in my mouth. I go to doctor next week for blood work, and then the following week to see the doctor, just praying my kidney disease is staple and hasn't gone to a hight degree.

Hugs and prayers to all. Trying not to sit so long at the computer.

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Wonderful news, Ree!
What a blessing !
Now hopefully , when your son Mike does find employment ,
it be near you!
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midweek chat ,
One of our sons is staying with us now, it's a temporary arrangement , I am enjoying his help and company, he's out if work now. But is job hunting. Meantime is my helper and support here,
He drove me to ladies Felowship at church yesterday, I hadn't been fir ages, but was made welcome. The talk was not good but we listened politely though disagreed with most of what was said, I will get out more while I have a minder,Mike is good with his dad ,
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I made two cups of tea so if any of you drop by- I'm ready:)


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Marsha I did read your blog.

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Roberta I don't know how you do it girl.

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Good Morning, friends

I'm off to do errands this morning after my mug of green tea. Did my FlyLady bedtime routine last night and awoke this morning and dressed to my shoes. Three weeks from today the movers will arrive to start their work. I need to go to Office Depot this morning to FAX some info to my auto/home insurance carrier, take three bags of paper stuff to be shredded, and load up on ink for my printer. Nice to do all my errands in one place. After that to the market for foods.
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Irene, I would say you couldn't have been in better company. Praying for a good week for you.

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Thank you Marsha. It was just me and the Lord.

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Hope I get to read your Blog Marsha. I'm glad you had a good time.

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Had a great day at my Granddaughters, she had a house full. Our family is really growing. I am tired, but a good tired. I will do a blog later.

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Happy Easter to all. Waiting on family to pick me up. Hope everyone has a Great Easter, and has someone to celebrate with.

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Have a good emoticon Marsha.

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Usually the first ones are from other companies and usually ads Roberta.

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Irene, we did get a 15 minute break. It was so interesting that time went fast. Hope you had a good day today. I went to Ladies Circle at church, then to get perm, then to Publix, was supposed to go to Walgreens to pickup prescriptions, but forgot, so guess I will have to do that tomorrow. I will hard boiled my eggs for deviled eggs that I will make Sat. Tomorrow night is Good Friday Service at church. A busy day for sure.

Hope everyone has a good day, and hugs and prayers to all. I am going to get into night clothes early and relax. I am tired.

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I know I am sleep-deprived and exhausted from all the de-cluttering and downsizing, but yesterday it affected my alertness. I Googled USPS.com and thought I had clicked on USPS.com to do a HOLD MAIL and Change of Address. NOPE! It was a mail service! I had to supply my debit card number for $39.95 charge! Thought that was odd. So finally got to talk with a customer service rep at my credit union to cancel my card. The CS rep called that company to ask them to refund the charges--luckily they did. But now I have to wait a week for a new card!

Lesson learned!!! I will check the Googled list carefully from now on and not click on the first item on the list!
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Marsha that is a long time to sit, 2 1/2 hours but then I have been to church conventions when you sat a lot longer than that but then we did have breaks and also stood to worship.

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Pat, good for you and hubby losing weight and watching your diet.

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Pat, the seminar was 2 1/2 hours long, too much to share. It is based on the book "Chicken Soup For The Soul. It was interesting, but a lot of it I experienced with late DH.

Ginger is fine, and I think when Geo. Jr. and Karen bring me home Sunday, that Karen will give her a bath. She loves Karen, yes she sticks to me like glue..

I am tired, and after sitting for so long this afternoon, I am going to have to get up and do some walking around the house. My sciatica don't like me sitting so long.

Hope you and all have a good evening. Just got a call and have to call my 5 people on the prayer list for prayers for people they have requested.

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Irene, speaking of wheat crackers- my favorites are the Swedish made 'Wasa Krisp'We were introduced to them when our eldest daughter was a Swedish exchange student. Not always easy to find but well worth watching out for.
Hope you , Irene, are feeling much better now! You have been through alot!

Ree, we are all so happy that you may be getting some much needed help. Please keep us posted on that! Also hope your Dear Hubby is feeling better now.
Oh, our family is now hooked on another BBC series, Monarch of the Glen! You are probably familiar with that one too.

Roberta, we are excited for you as you start a new chapter in your life. Hope you are finally getting caught up with your rest! Please give us an update when you can. By the way, you are the one who introduced me to the FlyLady site and glad you did. I am cleaning off a new hot spot daily and am so proud of what I have accomplished already. Hope to have everything in order before we leave in early May for our summer home.

Marsha, how are things going in sunny- usually-Florida? How is that doggie of yours doing?
Brooklyn is tight beside me when ever I sit down as she is now.! She still adores me, (remember she came from a Kennel and is relishing getting all the attention) but she still acts a little afraid of Dh which is strange as he is the one who feeds her, takes her outside most of the time when she needs to go. She immediately -goes - for him but never for me-all she can think of with me is to get back inside ! :)
Marsha, please share what you can from your class on Dementia. That should be very interesting!

Mani-we are so glad that you keep us posted with letters and occasional blogs, and this is
Inspite of problems ! Please know we are thinking of you and keep you in our prayers.
Oh dear, I see i missed your latest blog ! What a frightening time you had with DH falling! We are so happy there was no broken bones!

We all welcome our newest team member, Barb! Looking forward to getting to know her too!

As for me and DH we decided we better do something about our weight creeping up so on Monday, started a new approach to our eating plans.
This is third day of having a delicious, fruit smoothie for Breakfast , a
Healthy greens shake for lunch and a regular dinner! Never been hungry yet! We have each lost 2 pounds already . We expect that will slow down after the initial cleansing but we are headed in the right direction and that's what counts.
I am keeping close track on our Spark Nutrition page and you are welcome
To take a look if you like. I post the ingredients to the shakes and you will see we are not suffering:)

Hi to those I didn't mention here. Please post when you can.
Like Irene says- we are here for you!

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REE glad you got an offer of help. You need it my dear.

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Ree, just take a day at a time, that is all you can do. This is very hard on you, and DH depends on you so much. I have you in my daily prayers, and praying that he will feel better in no time if he does have an UTI .
Big hugs coming your way.

Hope everyone had a good day, and a restful night tonight. I had my handyman come and do some little things for Judy. Tomorrow at 2:30 we are attending a class at our neighborhood hospital on Dementia. Karen (daughter in Law) her Mother is in early stages, and hoping to get some information that will be helpful to her. They are giving a book on Dementia to people signed up for the class.

Off to bed soon.
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I am starting a new Chapter in my life--moving from my apartment after 35 years to a new State, new city, new apartment in a new complex, new everything, and I am happy and feeling blessed.
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