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Just do it
Thursday, July 05, 2012      3 comments

My body is still recovering from living in the sweltering heat with no power. Heat and MS do not play well together. My fatigue from not sleeping because of the heat and the pain it caused me is pretty bad. I think it's going to take me a lit... Read more
Sometimes life is cruel
Tuesday, July 03, 2012      4 comments

Our power came back on yesterday after almost 4 long, sweltering days. Shortly thereafter, our air conditioner broke. It was another sleepless night in this house. Repairman can't get out until sometime today. When it rains it pours. At lea... Read more
You don't know what you have until it's gone
Monday, July 02, 2012      5 comments

So thanks to the strong storm that came up the coast, we lost power Friday night along with nearly 1 million other people in our area. It takes a LONG TIME to get that many people back up and running. I feel lucky that ours is back up today. ... Read more
Reality stinks
Friday, May 04, 2012      1 comments

Had to go see my neuro-ophthalmologist yesterday because I've been having some trouble with the vision in the eye affected by my MS. As I suspected (but have been denying), I am having progression of my optic neuritis (part of my MS). There is... Read more
I'm so proud of myself!
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      3 comments

Yesterday was my husband's birthday and we went out to dinner with friends. The old me would have used it as an excuse to eat whatever because we are celebrating and we seldom go out to dinner. THIS TIME I looked up the nutritional information... Read more
Thank you!!
Friday, April 13, 2012      1 comments

I have really been struggling for the last few weeks. Ok, month. I fell and broke my wrist (dominant hand!) so I haven't been able to do anything like COOK. No one else in my family really can cook and no one else really cares what they put i... Read more
One week in
Thursday, March 01, 2012      3 comments

Today it has officially been one whole week since I accidentally started and subsequently committed to SparkPeople. It was a great week and I have met some great and very supportive people. I really just lived my life this week just with a gre... Read more
Learned a lesson today
Tuesday, February 28, 2012      4 comments

Track food BEFORE eating it. If I had known that extra slice of pizza was going to take me 23 calories OVER my day, I would have made a different choice. I am definitely NOT beating myself up over 23 calories though. I will just try to rememb... Read more
The Beginning...
Thursday, February 23, 2012      3 comments

I've a convert from Weight Watchers, but I felt like I just needed a change. WW works, but I wasn't working it anymore. I've known about SparkPeople for a LONG time. I've even tried many delicious recipes. I just had never tried to complete... Read more