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Each and every day ...
Sunday, January 16, 2011      7 comments

IS brand new! IS a NEW beginning, of one kind or another. SO, forgive yourself, forgive others, and move along, and keep on moving. Each day has its demons, its pains, its joys, its victories, its losses, and is full of blessing, of one ki... Read more
I am Determined to get there!
Saturday, January 15, 2011      12 comments

I am determined. Getting healthy IS my job! I am going to lose this weight, no matter how long it takes. I am going in the right direction, no matter what the setbacks. If I gain some back along the way, I am going to kick it in the butt... Read more
Friday Frrrr Freezing Fun
Friday, January 14, 2011      7 comments

Today was not a scheduled day, at least, I did not follow a particular schedule. I got on my wii fit plus, first time in 28 days it told me. (I have been getting on my recumbent bike during that time instead). I did not like its weight - or... Read more
I slept though movie night!
Friday, January 14, 2011      7 comments

Ok, if you look at the previous blog, I was well under the sedation from the MRI. It continued for most of the night. We didn't even put on Toy Story 3 until much later. I went in my chair, my husband laid out on the couch, and without even touc... Read more
Morning after
Thursday, January 13, 2011      11 comments

I slept. Every time I curl up in a chair, I fall asleep. Then for the MRI, I needed to be sedated. One before, then another one right before. I am still somewhat sedated. I am kind of delirious with silly thinking, and living on the edge of ... Read more
I have never hated a snow storm until ... Part 2
Wednesday, January 12, 2011      11 comments

Sigh! The aftermath. The peace following at least part of the storm. My husband is home, safe, sleeping. My son is (as he put it) - antisocial - and is up in his room after more shoveling, and feeling exhausted. The van is in the dr... Read more
I have never hated a snow storm until this morning Part 1
Wednesday, January 12, 2011      12 comments

Except perhaps when I got stuck on the George Washington Bridge in Providence RI during the blizzard of 78, That was a turning point in my life, but I am not going to go there. That is a tale for another day. Getting healthy IS my job, but ... Read more
My Boots are Rocking Day Whatever!
Tuesday, January 11, 2011      8 comments

Let the snow begin! I have my boots! Getting Healthy IS my job. I know, you have heard me say it before, well, I am telling that to myself every day forever. ... Read more
The up side of the pedal - If the shoe fits.
Monday, January 10, 2011      8 comments

Getting Healthy IS my job How about you? This afternoon, I rested. I hurt. I wrapped up in a blanket in my chair, with my favorite fur buddy, Peaches who worked at warming my ache. When my son got home I knew I would need to go out, and I... Read more
The down side of the pedal
Monday, January 10, 2011      7 comments

Getting healthy IS my job - Today is the day, whatever day it is. I am not sure what the title has to do with my thought right now, except I know that when you pedal a bike, it spins around, and when you climb a hill, and push down, the mom... Read more
I am a Try Athlete
Sunday, January 09, 2011      10 comments

Getting Healthy IS my job - Day whatever - This IS a lifestyle, not set to any particular day. A short time ago, I was watching some kind of sports event(reruns) on tv, with guys and gals, running cross country, and riding bikes. There w... Read more
Not according to schedule but it works
Saturday, January 08, 2011      10 comments

I typically try to make my rest day Sunday. I slept short, but pretty well, though I was still very tired when I woke. I heard my dear 68 year old hubby scraping snow with the shovel when he got in this morning. My 18 year old son had spent a ... Read more
We now interrupt this exercise with a moment of blog
Friday, January 07, 2011      10 comments

Getting healthy IS my job - Day whatever (Day 7 of 2011) I am approaching my 1 year sparkeversary next month. Here I am again. Yep, it's me. Not the same old me, but me nonetheless. (I love that word, nonetheless, it is a bunch of sound s... Read more
Gotta step it up a notch
Thursday, January 06, 2011      8 comments

So here we are Getting Healthy IS my job, whatever day it is! Morning PT was really rough, since my sleep was limited, and very interrupted. It was a good thing I got 10 hours the night before, since I only got about 4 or 5 last night, and ... Read more
Bloggedy blog blog Rocking Day something or other
Wednesday, January 05, 2011      14 comments

Getting healthy IS my job - New Year - Day 5 Today, I got in a good round of pt stretching, and wrist weights -25 minutes. Then, got on my recumbent bike for some brief cardio - only about 8 minutes, but managed 1.5 miles. During my day, I ... Read more

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