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A Year Later
Sunday, April 21, 2019      5 comments

On April 17, 2018, my daughter's house was run into by a car. No one was hurt, but the rebuilding took many months longer than it was anticipated. Problems with communication with insurance company and contractor meant the house wasn't ready t... Read more
Podiatrist Visit
Friday, April 12, 2019      9 comments

So I finally saw the podiatrist today. I have what he calls severe osteoarthritis in both feet. I also pronate when I walk. My biggest problem is muscle and joints. My feet roll out too much which causes my toes to curl to try to correct. I... Read more
My Family needs a New Year
Thursday, September 20, 2018      9 comments

This has been a rough year for my family. We have lost four family members during this year. Three of the four lost were my SIL's aunt, father, and grandfather. My sister lost her battle to cancer. My daughter's house was run into by ... Read more
Decision Made
Tuesday, August 21, 2018      9 comments

The first picture is of our precious Ananya as a three week ... Read more
New Plants
Sunday, May 27, 2018      7 comments

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A New Start
Saturday, May 26, 2018      16 comments

The end of February I rejoined Weight Watchers. I am loving the FreeStyle program. It is teaching me how to make healthy choices. Please notice I said healthy choices because I can eat chicken, fish, fruit and vegetables for free. Weight Wat... Read more
April has been rough
Saturday, April 28, 2018      10 comments

I will be so glad to see the end of April. There are so many family reasons for saying good bye to April. 1) my DD's FIL is fighting pancreatic and liver cancer. 2) the same DD's house was hit by a car - yes the car went into the front of... Read more
A Story about a cat, a collar, and a hiding place
Friday, December 15, 2017      6 comments

The cat in this tale is Rocky who recently outgrew his kitten collar. He has worn the collar since he came home. It did take a few days to get use... Read more
New Things
Sunday, July 16, 2017      9 comments

I have come to a conclusion that I need to leave some old teams while I join some new ones. This is not personal against the teams. I am just not active on them and I need to regroup and reassess to continue and restart my journey. Since I ha... Read more
Frustration
Monday, June 19, 2017      8 comments

I am doing okay just frustrated with my blood sugars lately. I have joined a gym and am doing weight training twice a week and yoga once a week. It seems like my morning sugar readings don't like me at all. I have cut back my snacking at nigh... Read more
Putting myself first for a change
Thursday, May 18, 2017      9 comments

I have been on Spark a long time. During that time I have lost the same pounds over and over again. I am tired of the struggle and disappointment and resentment and frustration. I was ready to give up and just quit. I decided to make one las... Read more
Meet my new Kitties!!!
Saturday, April 22, 2017      13 comments

This is Kit Kat. She is 7 months old and reminds me so much of my late kittie Max. She even sounds the same. She is very cautious but is starting to... Read more
Question to Cat owners
Saturday, April 01, 2017      6 comments

First, some back ground. Ananya is the first cat we ever owned. She was a feral kitten that we raised from 3 weeks old. After a year, we felt she needed company during the day when everyone was at work and we rescued a 3 month old that we nam... Read more
40 Things About Me
Tuesday, March 28, 2017      0 comments

Borrowed from MISSDORKNESS, ONEKIDSMOM, POLSKARENIA, ADAKARA, et. al.: Learn 40 things about your friends and let them learn 40 things about you. 1. Do you like blue cheese? No. 2. Have you ever smoked cigarettes? Yes, bu... Read more
This is how I feel tonight
Saturday, March 11, 2017      6 comments

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