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Why is this dog still alive? Things my dog has eaten in the three weeks I have had her.
Saturday, June 16, 2012      13 comments

In the three weeks since I have had Izzy, she has illegally obtained and eaten every substance poisenous, harmful and dangerous to dogs. Actually she was recovering from Kennel Cough during her first week home and was the model doggie, a perfect... Read more
My Triggers: Please do add yours!
Saturday, January 14, 2012      13 comments

Not in any particular order, just as I think of them. I will add yours as they come in, so check back often! Internal 1. Boredom 2. Task avoidance 3. stress (work, family, child care, parent care) 4. depression 5. anxiety 6. ang... Read more
Why is housework like exercise?
Sunday, December 04, 2011      6 comments

Why is housework like exercise? Because you hate to get up and do it but feel great when it is done!... Read more
For Those at the Mercy of their Emotions
Sunday, October 02, 2011      8 comments

Unhappiness is part of the human condition. We all have to experience unhappiness from time to time but we do not have to be at its' mercy. We can take control of our own emotions. What can you do when you find yourself sad, or crying, or h... Read more
Depression Meds:Weight Gain:Diabetes
Saturday, September 24, 2011      6 comments

I am reading Dr. Bernsteins "Diabetes Solution". He talks about how elevated blood sugar can cause mood swings (I have experienced this myself) and increased hunger. A commen complaint of people taking meds for depression is weight gain. Could m... Read more
Bon Voyage, Mom and Dad.
Sunday, September 18, 2011      5 comments

I spent a lovely day yesterday with my sister, cousin, brother and sis-in-law, and two friends. We took my parents ashes to ArtPark in Lewiston, NY. The park sits on the edge of the Niagara Gorge between the Falls and Lake Ontario. We snuck... Read more
Throwing Mom off a cliff and Dad under a bush.
Saturday, September 17, 2011      5 comments

emoticonBig Sis and Cousin are visiting! ... Read more
Extreme Stress
Friday, August 26, 2011      9 comments

My job has become so stressfull that I don't know how much longer I can continue. I have eight more years until I can reture at age 67 and I don't know if I can make it. I work with developmently disabled adults and while there were always ... Read more
What happened to the rest of the Zuchinni!
Sunday, July 31, 2011      8 comments

Yes, I am talking about the zuchinni I bought to make the boats. Cleaned out the fridge today, found two deflated green things on the back of the shelf. AAAHHHH!!!... Read more
I ate it.
Saturday, July 23, 2011      9 comments

I've been trying to get my spark back for a little over three weeks. I thought I had it back. Then, I ate a package of cookies between last night and this morning. (cookies for breakfast). Of course, being diabetic, I have not felt very goo... Read more
Lazy cooking-Zucchini boats
Saturday, July 09, 2011      9 comments

I remember my mother, sometime in her late fifties, saying she was tired of cooking and wasn't going to do it anymore. Somehow she managed to stay slim (she always thought she was fat) while eating at McDonalds, something I never managed. After... Read more