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Holiday visitors
Sunday, December 15, 2019      2 comments

We had a surprise visit yesterday from the gentleman who helped us when the car battery went dead last June. We took him an afghan last mo. as a thank you. Yesterday he surprised us with a very large banana pudding his wife made. Yikes, way too ... Read more
Getting back on track and getting ready for Christmas
Saturday, November 30, 2019      6 comments

fish and veggies for lunch no sweets in sight. macramé C... Read more
Thanksgiving win.
Thursday, November 28, 2019      5 comments

It worked!!! My MIL didn't add foods that we agreed that we didn't need today. Our starch was the dressing, no bread, no potatoes. Our desert was pumpkin pie, no chocolate cake. (I limited my eating of the dressing and only had 1/2 a piece of pi... Read more
October 22 in my history
Tuesday, October 22, 2019      2 comments

7 years ago today was the day my MIL had 4 way bypass at the age of 85. She's now 92 and still doing good for her age. Sometimes she has troubles esp. with her eyesight and her walking, and becomes tired easy. Hard to explain to her she can't do... Read more
Helping Mom Remember
Monday, October 14, 2019      4 comments

Almost 2 mo. ago Mom had to be rushed to the ER blood sugar and blood pressure sky high. Mouth drooping. Eye drooping and could hardly walk. They were not sure if she had a relapse of Bells Palsy or a stroke. I personally think she had a small s... Read more
I'm going to fly
Saturday, September 21, 2019      4 comments

Since I have restarted Sparks I thought it was time to update info. So that is what I have been doing. The hardest part was taking a photo of myself. In the past I have hated having my photo taken, knowing how bad my weight was. Why was I so ... Read more
Front porch visitors
Tuesday, September 03, 2019      0 comments

The first visitor today was a preying mantis. I think it might be the same one that I saw in Oct of last year because of the size of it. she Jumped on my arm while I was trying to get her pic. I didn't mind that but... when she got in my hair t... Read more
Small plates are great
Sunday, September 01, 2019      2 comments

I love using my small plate. It makes it look like I'm eating a ton of food when I'm not. Lunch was pork tenderloin, asparagus, sliced fresh tomato, a... Read more
Learning from a cat
Saturday, August 31, 2019      5 comments

Baby girl is teaching me things I didn't know about myself. At first when she came she was scared, but is learning to trust me. That at least one human can be trusted not to hurt you. She would also eat like there was no tomorrow afraid it c... Read more
Shopping and cooking for 1 and 1
Friday, August 30, 2019      3 comments

I'm now doing some of my shopping and cooking for 1 and 1. My husband is not on a diet and still loves certain foods that I don't eat. So I do shopping for him and shopping for me. Lots of fresh veggies and fruits in my part and just some ... Read more
Planning, Timing, and new commitment
Thursday, August 29, 2019      1 comments

I've been on the go all week this week and have not prepared as well as I should have. So the rest of the week is going to be better planned out. 1 Today to prevent MIL from taking us out to eat at a fast food place, I'm planning on us goin... Read more
Enjoyed a little time outside
Saturday, August 24, 2019      4 comments

I was able to enjoy a little time outside this AM before it got too hot. Cut the suckers from around my crepe myrtle. I let it become a tree because I love the way the trunks twined them became one. ... Read more
Good day today
Friday, August 23, 2019      3 comments

I'm having a good day today. Even my family didn't get on my nerves. emoticon Blood sugar and B/P still doing... Read more
Feeling perky
Wednesday, August 21, 2019      5 comments

Woke up feeling perky this morning. First time in a very long time. Feels great!!! Hubby looked at me like who are you and what did you do with my wife. LOL Blood sugar was 125 this morning. Getting better and better. Made a scrambled omel... Read more
Bad start corrected
Tuesday, August 20, 2019      5 comments

Sunday: I started off this week with a bad choice. I thought OK I've been doing great so it wouldn't hurt to have a little bit of a cheat meal. The idea wasn't bad but the choice was. I chose fried food. I stayed in my daily calorie range but we... Read more

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