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Snow

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Due to the snow, I was back using a cane today.
Better safe than sorry.
As it had been raining before the snow came, there were some icy areas, so I'm glad for the choice I made.

  
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EDWARDS1411 4/16/2014 11:34PM

    Wise!!!

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LINDA! 4/16/2014 8:39PM

    Hope the weather is better for you soon.

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1BEACHWALKER 4/16/2014 5:40PM

    Good idea!! Wishing for warm temps for you soon!

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PICKIE98 4/16/2014 5:31PM

    I am ready to get my Dads' walker off he wall in the garage and start using it..icy and snowy here too!! Good decision with the cane!!

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WILLOW49 4/16/2014 12:46PM

    We had snow, too, but thanks to the sun it's gone now!

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L*I*T*A* 4/16/2014 11:25AM

    sending you some Spring.................

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DIBANANA 4/16/2014 9:03AM

  Oh my! It's mid April!

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JANTWO 4/16/2014 7:12AM

    Better safe than sorry.

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NANCYPAT1 4/16/2014 5:22AM

    I am so tired of SNOW

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NELLIEC 4/16/2014 12:38AM

    Definitely better safe than sorry!

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DEE107 4/16/2014 12:32AM

    hugs be safe its nnowing here now thought we were done

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JO88BAKO 4/15/2014 10:53PM

    Snow, yuk!! Good choice!

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Massage

Monday, April 14, 2014

After work tonight, I went for a massage. It was good to relax and unwind after the challenges from Friday which spilled over to today. The good news is the patient is doing better.

  
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PICKIE98 4/15/2014 5:30PM

    She sure is! So happy you are getting further from your cane and closer to your knee!!

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L*I*T*A* 4/15/2014 9:58AM

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EDWARDS1411 4/15/2014 4:02AM

    Well-deserved!!!

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JANTWO 4/15/2014 1:05AM

    That is great!!!!

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DEE107 4/15/2014 12:19AM

    so glad she is doing bettter

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NELLIEC 4/15/2014 12:15AM

    I am so glad the patient is doing better!

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LINDA! 4/15/2014 12:00AM

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IMLOCOLINDA 4/14/2014 11:27PM

    A massage an cure a lot of what ails me. I have a gift certificate to use and will wait until after I go to town power raking and aerating the lawn...will need some tender touch and muscle relaxation after THAT day! Happy to hear your patient is doing better and stars in your crown for going the extra mile for the patient.

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DIBANANA 4/14/2014 9:34PM

  After the weekend I had I need a massage but we don't have anyone who does it in our little town.

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CASTIRONLADY 4/14/2014 9:25PM

    I miss my massages. It does a body good.

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EVENSTARR1 4/14/2014 9:24PM

  Sounds lovely! Good for you for doing something special for youself! :)

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TRYINGTOLOSE64 4/14/2014 9:20PM

    Good to hear!!

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Palm Sunday

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Today at Church we had a Palm Sunday procession. It was the longest distance I've walked without a cane since my knee, that was replaced, swelled during the airplane ride to AZ. I knew it was a temporary set back, but am glad to be on the road of walking more normally.

  
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PICKIE98 4/14/2014 6:10PM

    What better fitting way to take that long walk, but in memory of HIM and HIS journey... You are doing great!

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DIBANANA 4/14/2014 4:45PM

  Yeah!!!!

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EDWARDS1411 4/14/2014 3:36AM

    Good for you!!!

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IMLOCOLINDA 4/14/2014 2:40AM

    emoticon emoticon emoticon Happy Holy Week!

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JANTWO 4/14/2014 1:11AM

    I am glad you are doing better!!!!

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DEE107 4/14/2014 12:35AM

    glad your leg is doing better tooo

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Birthday Party

Saturday, April 12, 2014

3 of my grandchildren celebrated their April birthdays today. They share a joint party as their birthdays are so close together. The cake had a picture of the 3 of them in a frame with a caption 'A picture perfect birthday'. Among others, 3 of my children and 9 of my grandchildren were there celebrating.

  
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DEE107 4/13/2014 9:50PM

    that is great glad you had a good time

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EDWARDS1411 4/13/2014 4:58PM

    Happy B-Day to the three of them!!!

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PICKIE98 4/13/2014 9:17AM

    I bet that cake was beautiful!! So glad you had such a wonderful visit!!!

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CHERYLHURT 4/13/2014 7:21AM

  How wonderful to have grandchildren! You are blessed!

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JANTWO 4/13/2014 1:06AM

    Great idea on the joint party and wonderful idea on the cake!!!!

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AMYISSUCCEEDING 4/13/2014 12:10AM

    Glad you had a good time.
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CASTIRONLADY 4/13/2014 12:01AM

    That's a wonderful way do get it all done happily. Three times seems too stressful.

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STRONGERLEANER 4/12/2014 11:36PM

    Sounds like a really nice celebration!
Hope you had a good time and they all had great birthdays!


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Tired

Friday, April 11, 2014

It's been a long week and today was horrendous due to an incompetent government employee. Added over 4 hours to my day - for the sake of a patient. I can go to bed tonight with a clear conscience knowing I went the extra miles. Next week, hopefully, that employee will be looking for a job.

  
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PICKIE98 4/12/2014 1:45PM

    I hope the patient did not get hurt! You are such a great doctor.. but for teh grace of God...

I want to thank you for doing this for the patient..

Ever read the Peter Principle??? About people reaching their levels of incompetence?

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IMLOCOLINDA 4/12/2014 12:46AM

    They don't ever fire gov't employees they just promote them!

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DEE107 4/12/2014 12:25AM

    so sorry this happen its going to get rough

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LINDA! 4/11/2014 11:48PM

    emoticon Happy that you could go the extra mile although it was a lot of extra time for you.

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CASTIRONLADY 4/11/2014 11:18PM

    Above and beyond the mark. Some wouldn't have gone to so much trouble but you have the help of God.

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EDWARDS1411 4/11/2014 10:14PM

    Despite the hindrances - job well done!!!
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