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trying to have a peaceful morning
Wednesday, May 05, 2021      4 comments

good morning - my hamstrings are acting up. My DS came over with an excuse that he wanted his dad to help him get his lights working for his aquarium. I had other plans but DH did not realize that GD was coming too. I tell him who is going to... Read more
volunteers and then regrets
Tuesday, May 04, 2021      5 comments

good afternoon- My DH has always done this, but I have thought he had learned. DH volunteers to take DS somewhere to get something for his fish. It is a long story. You really never know the truth. The simple trip to get something has turned... Read more
having a peaceful morning
Monday, May 03, 2021      5 comments

good morning- Still having a hamstring problem but it is getting better. I do my exercise stretches 3x a day or more when needed. DH wanted to add sod to our backyard yesterday. We have some patches that do not take to seed. I do not think ... Read more
My horse won - wish I had bet
Sunday, May 02, 2021      4 comments

good morning - yesterday we had thunderstorms all day- off and on. Just before the race, the TV station was going in and out. The local station would break in 4-6 times an hour talking about the weather. A relaxing watching day was not in the... Read more
Kentucky Derby!!!!! Great sleep!! lost Weight again!
Saturday, May 01, 2021      4 comments

good morning - A trifecta for me - Derby, sleep, and weight! I have known for years chronic stress was my problem from losing weight. The pandemic and the blocking of my son from texting have given me the opportunity on focusing on myself. In... Read more
going to video DH swimming
Friday, April 30, 2021      3 comments

good morning - I got a request from my GD. She wants to see her grandpa swim. She is taking swimming lessons and is learning her strokes. She actually had a conversation with her grandpa. I am going to VIDEO grandpa today and show her. I ... Read more
DH is biting at the bit to finish garden
Thursday, April 29, 2021      5 comments

good morning - I have 15 minutes. He wants to do the garden this morning. I want to be supportive b/c he is a tremendous asset to the project. We had thunderstorms last night which woke me up and I am dragging this morning. We are going to do... Read more
Adventure living with DH
Wednesday, April 28, 2021      6 comments

good morning - slept so great - lost weight - worked hard in the garden yesterday. This morning I wake up to a buzz saw. I look at DH. I am thinking about what has gotten him so hyper -COFFEE and lack of sleep. He has aches from gardening ye... Read more
could not wait until tomorrow's blog
Tuesday, April 27, 2021      7 comments

good afternoon- My Dh is biting at the bit to finish up the garden. The weather is perfect - still cool and overcast. We get word that the border pieces are in. We go to Home Depot. They are in but have not been unloaded. Dh wanted to see ... Read more
kentucky Derby this weekend
Tuesday, April 27, 2021      4 comments

good morning - I have been watching these horseraces for decades. My grandfather was not a talker, but when the horses were on TV - he would come alive. We would go visit my grandmother. Grandpa would just sit and read his racing form and no... Read more
good news - just announced about travel
Monday, April 26, 2021      5 comments

good morning- The EU which is mostly the continent of Europe & Ireland has approved Americans can travel there this summer, but you must be fully vaccinated. ... Read more
having a peaceful morning
Sunday, April 25, 2021      6 comments

good morning - I did not weigh in but my belt moved another notch. I feel fit. My knee and hip are coming along nicely. I am still exercising. I am being careful. Last night, I slept so well. I love it when I sleep well. It is going to be a... Read more
hate it when I lose my blog - I wish Sparks had an autosave function
Saturday, April 24, 2021      5 comments

good morning - I got interrupted while I was writing my blog. I left my laptop to give some attention to something else. I got back on my laptop and I had other windows open and I closed the one with my blog. Lost everything and my train of t... Read more
I am succeeding even though
Friday, April 23, 2021      8 comments

good morning - I got up early and will need a nap today. Even though my family stress is still there at times, I am handling the stress better and still losing weight. My son who is the number one stressor - has gotten support from a group th... Read more
Thursday, April 22, 2021      10 comments

good morning - It is a very good morning. DH is in a mood. He has been there on and off for a week. I am letting him work it out, but it is not going well. Today another burst of frustration, anger. I tell him to explain to me. He can not ... Read more

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