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Psoriasis Study
Friday, September 06, 2019      4 comments

I was accepted for a psoriasis study at the University of Michigan. For the study, they drew my blood, tested it and found out I'm allergic to cow's milk and cow's milk products, eggs and bananas. I've cut these out of my diet and feel a lot bet... Read more
Heat wave
Saturday, July 20, 2019      8 comments

We are having a heat wave here in Michigan. Temperatures reach into the low 90s with a heat index into the 100s. I'm staying inside where it is cool and trying very hard not to move around much. We will get some relief next week as it cools down... Read more
The email I sent to John Morra March 22, 2019
Friday, March 22, 2019      1 comments

This is the email I sent to American Realism painter John Morra this morning. Good morning John! I had a wonderful night waking, thinking about your art, falling back asleep and dreaming of it. Your art makes me happy waking or sleeping. Th... Read more
John Morra artist
Friday, March 22, 2019      1 comments

Yesterday evening, I called the realism artist, John Morra, to talk about his work and see if I could buy something for less than was listed on his website. I was especially taken with the "Tomato Ensemble" painting I told him. He thanked me. I... Read more
How many brownies is too many?
Wednesday, March 20, 2019      6 comments

Okay, so we had a potluck at work today and there were brownies. A huge 36"x20" size pan of delectable brownies. I took two and put the plate of brownies on my desk for later. Later came and I ate both 3"x3" size brownies without thinking. ... Read more
Wednesday, January 16, 2019      1 comments

My knees hurt constantly. Even when I am at rest in bed they hurt because of my weight. Here's the rub. Do they hurt enough for me to want change? Yes. Am I willing to put in the effort to change for the better so I lose weight and feel better? ... Read more
Writing, like weight loss, have to put in the work
Sunday, July 29, 2018      7 comments

So far last week I wrote 1800 words. Yah hoo!!! It's a matter of getting my bottom in the seat and working, much like weight loss. I have to focus on my writing and weight loss and be conscious of what I am writing and putting in my body if I wa... Read more
50,000 words finally!
Monday, July 23, 2018      1 comments

Last night I finally wrote my 50,000th word in my new novel that I started for NaNoWriMo back in November 2017. I'm glad I didn't give up even though I've struggled with terrible writers block and lack of motivation. Here's to each 1,000 words I... Read more
Burning Knees
Thursday, July 19, 2018      0 comments

I'm up 3 pounds from when I started weight loss surgery :( I have to do something to lose weight. I bought a bottle of CLA yesterday and then bought a powder mix of CLA and carnitine, which I am having shipped to my house from Amazon. I... Read more
On Writing
Tuesday, July 03, 2018      2 comments

Sent out 3 chapters and the full manuscript requested by two agents. I received two more requests from two editors, but my Wi-Fi has been slow so haven't sent them yet. With the new month, Wi-Fi should be back to normal soon and will allow me ... Read more
Happy July!!
Tuesday, July 03, 2018      1 comments

Be safe everyone! Enjoy the day.... Read more
Just adding a blog to get points
Thursday, June 14, 2018      5 comments

I'm just adding a blog to get enough points to spin the second wheel. That's it.... Read more
Happy June Everyone!!
Friday, June 01, 2018      0 comments

Hey, hey, it is June. Happy June everyone. emoticon... Read more
Wednesday, May 16, 2018      5 comments

Looking at the food tracker, I realized I over eat on fat and carbs. No wonder I'm not loosing any weight :( Now if I can just balance what I'm doing and get in more protein.... Read more
Sunday, April 15, 2018      3 comments

I've fallen off the wagon several times this week, but I'm back up today. I have planned my day and will stick to it. I've given myself enough food so I won't feel hungry while staying within my ranges. On a side note, I went outside to go ... Read more

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