Today is brand new...like every day!
Tuesday, April 06, 2021 3 comments
I went to bed when I was tired last night..something I rarely do. It was a good 2 hours earlier than usual. Getting up was hard, but I got right to the stationary bike next to my bed. I did a short 11 min. ride. Then I read a motivational messag... Read more
After procedure TOP 10 LIST!
Saturday, March 13, 2021 3 comments
Recently I have had some pretty hard tests and over the last 5 years I have had dozens of procedures/surgeries. My experience has been that your medical team will prepare you well for BEFORE the procedure. Sometimes there are weeks of communic... Read more
Tests...more tests. Not giving up!
Friday, March 12, 2021 3 comments
So I am getting another test at the hospital today. Starting to have test fatigue. And I have so little info on this test. I hope they find something treatable this time! Being diagnosed with 3 major weight loss killers in one year and the aft... Read more
How I got kicked out of a surgery center.
Monday, March 01, 2021 5 comments
Some of this is sad, other parts terrible, and no matter how you feel about fat-shaming (pro or con) I think this is just one more example as to why medical personnel really do need "sensitivity" training. I am having issues with my digestive ... Read more
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 2 comments
I live in Texas and last week was extremely hard. Many are still dealing with the effects of the icy blast. I have been doing really well. I only lost power one time for a few minutes. I had to conserve power and water, but I never was without ... Read more
Tests begin again...feeling defeated.
Monday, February 08, 2021 3 comments
Frustrated. I want to scream and have a little temper tantrum..."This is not fair!" So I feel like I keep dealing with health issues that pop up. Over and over. From thyroid cancer and parathyroid tumors. Working over a year to learn how to pro... Read more
Saturday, February 06, 2021 3 comments
So last year I signed up for some dance videos. It was about $50 for the whole year. By February I gave up and couldn't do most of the moves! I love to dance and love music. Inside now most days I find the music keeps me company. I realized ... Read more
Oh no! Mystery Illness (sort of)
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 2 comments
For about 18 months I have been dealing with all sorts of abdominal pain. I chalked it up to med side effects and maybe all those kidney stones I had passed prior to my surgeries. Nope. Probably not. Met with my doctor and they suspect a combo... Read more
Danger! Danger! Sweet tooth trouble.
Monday, January 25, 2021 4 comments
A few friends decided to cheer me up. They each put a favorite treat in a gift bag and left it on my porch. They know I am isolated at home alone and have no pets. It was so sweet of them to think of me. It has been lonely and I am having a hard... Read more
Basics again, no sugar...is it the cure?
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 2 comments
A very long time ago I made a choice to avoid sugar for one year. But I didn't keep it up. Once my year was up I grabbed a mint as I was leaving a restaurant on New Year's Eve just 12 months to the hour I gave it up. I lost 79 pounds that year... Read more
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