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WOOHOO! I'm on vacation for the next 2 weeks!
Thursday, June 26, 2008      2 comments

And, today was my last day at work until July 14th. I started at 7:30 this morning and I finished at 4:30 this afternoon and only took half an hour for lunch. I got almost everything done. The rest will just have to wait until I return. ... Read more
Weekly Weigh-in and Back Update
Sunday, June 15, 2008      2 comments

Wow! I'm down 4.7 pounds this week and i only did Pilates once. Imagine what I could do if I really exercised! And, my back is feeling a lot better. Still a wee bit achy but compared to how it was, it's better. It's a muscle strain/spas... Read more
Apparently, it's not RA
Wednesday, June 11, 2008      2 comments

So, I went to see my doctor today and he's decided it's not RA that's giving me the pain in my scapula and rib cage. He thinks I've either strained a muscle or cracked a rib. He sent me for x-rays so we'll see (I guess). He's determined this ... Read more
Oh, the guilt....
Wednesday, June 11, 2008      2 comments

I've been off work since Friday because of a flare. I started the drive to work Monday morning and again this morning because I know I need to get back there but the longer I'm awake, the more pain that I feel. It's so hard to know when it's t... Read more
Sunday, June 08, 2008      4 comments

It's been awhile since I've posted. Re blog title, I've been drinking a lot of green tea because I heard it was anti-inflammatory and I truly believe it is. I've been having a flare in my rib cage and shoulder blades since May 30th and on the ... Read more
Finally some nice weather...
Friday, May 23, 2008      1 comments

We finally had a nice day today - mostly sunny and around 68. I weeded and mulched my gardens finally and then I went and bought $275 worth of plants. Yikes! I'm planning on planting them tomorrow. I bought: - 3 raspberry plants (ea... Read more
Happy Birthday to Me!
Monday, May 12, 2008      8 comments

Yes, it's true. Today I turn 48! My, that is starting sound old! Good thing I know that age is only a number. Mentally, I feel about 35 and physically? Well, some days, I feel 85 but today, I probably feel about 60 'cause my left knee is bo... Read more
I Need Help
Tuesday, April 29, 2008      5 comments

Today was my weigh-in day and I gained 1.9 pounds, which makes me heavier today than I was at the beginning of April. I haven't exercised since Saturday because of sore knees but I've been eating okay (or so I think) so I'm not really sure ... Read more
Lost Friends
Friday, April 18, 2008      3 comments

In the past few weeks, I've regained old friends who I thought I had lost forever. One was a Spark Friend, who dropped out of sight last December because of computer problems and one is a work friend who was dealing with some personal issues an... Read more
Water is Good
Wednesday, April 16, 2008      1 comments

I've just returned from a 3-day conference where I didn't drink nearly enough water. I had a headache from about 4 p.m. yesterday until about 4 p.m. today. Since about 2 p.m. today, I've drank two cups of water and 4 cups of green tea and lo ... Read more
Weekly Weigh-in and Other Updates
Wednesday, April 09, 2008      3 comments

Our Living With RA team started a new challenge last week and I lost 1.4 pounds in the first week. Woohoo! I hope I can keep up. I also have recently discovered that wheat causes inflammation so I've been trying to cut it out of my diet a... Read more
24 Years Ago on the 24th of March
Monday, March 24, 2008      2 comments

I got married. And, oh my, I'm a different person now than I was then and I'm so glad. That day, I was a nervous wreck. My parents even let me smoke in the house because I was so nervous. I got married in my parents' livingroom with ... Read more
I can't remember the last time...
Sunday, March 23, 2008      0 comments

I cried while reading a novel. But, it was so sad... When he came back and settled in beside her, she reached up slowly, traced the outline of his lips with the tip of her finger. "You first ravished me on the floor in front of a fire, re... Read more
Dr Appt Update
Thursday, March 20, 2008      0 comments

Well, I had a bad 3½ day flare last week and I've had two bad days this week (yesterday and today). Since, March 7th, I've been keeping a pain diary and I printed it up nicely and took it my doctor's appointment with me. He's agreed that I... Read more
This Week's Weigh-in
Saturday, March 15, 2008      1 comments

I'm down a whole point 2 pounds (.2)! WooHoo! But, I should be grateful it's not a gain since I haven't exercised or kept track of my food since Monday. I've had a terrible week, pain-wise. I've been suffering from a flare in my rib ... Read more

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