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New Year, New Ordeals
Tuesday, January 21, 2014      8 comments

Well, This past Saturday night my husband tripped over his own feet, and broke his fall by breaking his humerus, up by the shoulder. I must say it is not very humorous. Far from it. Now, storms are on the way, and I have to drive an hour to take... Read more
Making it count
Saturday, January 18, 2014      7 comments

Today, I have had a purposeful lazy day, full of reading, rest, recreation. I am reading a novel - Painted girls a fiction about a ballerina the artist Degas used as a model for his bronze statue, and his paintings. I rested watching "You Got Ma... Read more
I love my fitbit
Wednesday, January 08, 2014      10 comments

I have a fitbit flex. I got it in November before Christmas, and paid under $100 for it at a retail store. I am happy with it. It shows I do walk as much and more than I thought. It shows I do sleep, and actually much better than I thought. I ca... Read more
New Year Newsy
Wednesday, January 08, 2014      3 comments

Hello my friends. It has been busy. House being worked on - kitchen, doors, windows, garage, paint, etc. Holidays (still have to pack it up). Work, work, work. I begin the new position as an audio proofer January 20th, and I can't wait. ... Read more
Lots of baby steps
Tuesday, December 10, 2013      6 comments

Today we have snow. I walked in it with baby steps, being careful to not fall. I got my allergy shot for bees. Funny when they ask me if I have been stung. It is kind of frozen outside :) I found out today I will start my new position at wo... Read more
Holidays and a lost pound
Tuesday, December 03, 2013      7 comments

Thanksgiving was good and bad. I spent the entire month of November giving thanks daily, and I won't stop there. Thanksgiving needs to be in your heart daily. We got a locally raised organic turkey (13 + lbs) - it cost a lot more than the g... Read more
Exciting news
Sunday, December 01, 2013      11 comments

It has been busy. very busy. I am using my fitbit to track my sleep and walking, and that is working well. With Thanksgiving, and other stuff going on, I have been too busy to log anything else. I FINALLY got the audio proofing job I have b... Read more
November nick nacks
Thursday, November 14, 2013      6 comments

Hello everyone, My dear husband is healing. Taking time, but is doing better. It has been hectic here. very hectic. Good things - I just got myself a fitbit, but have to figure it out. I found my lost pedometer at work today. We ... Read more
Friday, November 01, 2013      11 comments

... It is November. Time to vocally remember to be grateful as often as possible. I AM grateful for my husband for his life for God's grace, and gracious kindness for my life, for love, for joy, for autumn leaves. Than... Read more
Home again
Wednesday, October 30, 2013      6 comments

Yesterday afternoon when I went to visit my honey after work, I was told he was being discharged. Oops, I did not have any clothes for him except socks and underwear, and he had his shoe and airboot for his fused ankle. A sweet nursing stud... Read more
End of tests?
Monday, October 28, 2013      7 comments

For my hubby - Maybe. I think so. Throat/larynx ok. Having some kind of other ultrasound tomorrow. Today's lumbar puncture (spinal tap), done. What a day. plus a test with a camera to look at the larynx, say "eeee". Exhausted. Today har... Read more
mini update Oct 2013
Monday, October 28, 2013      3 comments

Ron is improving, responding to the antiviral medication for the Encephalitis. Another lumbar puncture - spinal tap, today to verify which kind. Perhaps he can come home by the end of the week. He had been highly delusional and hallucinating. It... Read more
Saturday, October 26, 2013      8 comments

Things are still very scary. I do not have time to update. Narrowing it down to some form of encephalitis. Ron is hallucinating frequently, combative. This is not a trick or treat.... Read more
Challenging Updates
Wednesday, October 23, 2013      10 comments

Last night my husband was sent to Yale New Haven. He is currently stable. They did another onslaught of tests, which continue. He did eat some soup tonight, and last night did give me a kiss, and wanted another one. Definitely wanted one tonight... Read more
More Crisis, just when you couldn't stand any more.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013      11 comments

Yesterday my husband suffered a stroke and is back in the hospital. While there he also had a seizure. I may be too swamped to post for some time. I don't know. I am really lost in a fog on this one folks. It has affected his left side... Read more

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