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RIVALS but still on our Honeymoon!
Thursday, October 12, 2017      6 comments

John and I watched the Nebraska Wisconsin football game with friends. Wisconsin WON the game but John and I are still on our Honeymoon! We are ... Read more
11th Monthaversary!
Friday, October 06, 2017      8 comments

Today is the 11th Wedding Monthaversary for John and me. We were married last year on November 6th so we are still celebrating each month of marriage. It's been great! I do not know if we will go anywhere to celebrate today but I do know we will... Read more
My Computer's Accident!
Thursday, September 28, 2017      7 comments

I keep my laptop next to my recliner. Well, yesterday I was in the chair, an electric lift chair, and as the chair went down into place, crunch! Oh, no, the screen on my computer broke, AGAIN. Just a couple of months ago I had to take the comput... Read more
Women's Retreat + TOPS Speaker
Thursday, September 21, 2017      8 comments

Last weekend I attended a Women's retreat at a State park now far from Omaha. There were about 100 women in attendance. We had some great speakers. It was a nice retreat where I was able to see some friends from other churches. ... Read more
"Baptism on the Green"
Wednesday, September 13, 2017      7 comments

We went to our annual church "Baptism on the Green" on Sunday. It is held on the church grounds each summer. We start out with a picnic and then end up with celebrating with baptisms which are done in very large swimming pools. There were 110 pe... Read more
Nurses' Mini Reunion!
Thursday, September 07, 2017      8 comments

This week eight of my Nursing School classmates met for a mini reunion luncheon. It was great seeing everyone. Today's Positives: 1. I have l... Read more
Trip to the Zoo/ Struggling
Thursday, August 31, 2017      9 comments

Last Friday John and i took a trip to the zoo. We only stayed two hours but we got some walking in so that was good. We are members of the zoo this year so we can visit frequently. Here I am in the Aquarium with fish behind and flowers in ... Read more
50th High School Reunion!
Wednesday, August 23, 2017      7 comments

Last weekend I had my 50th High School Reunion. On Friday evening I went to Petrow's where we had a gathering on the restaurant patio. Saturday morning I went to the High School for a tour of the building. On Saturday evening John went with me t... Read more
Back on Target!
Wednesday, August 16, 2017      17 comments

During my trip to MN and WI I gained five pounds. Well, those five are gone now plus a few more so I'm back on target for losing weight. It's not been easy. I guess I'm just eating less. Today is my Birthday and Mom is taking John and I out... Read more
Road trip and Weight Gain!
Thursday, August 10, 2017      12 comments

Every time I take a trip I gain weight. When I was gone 11 days, I gained 10 pounds. I just returned from a 5 day trip on which I gained 5 pounds. Fortunately I lost the 10 pounds before gaining the 5 pounds. Non is good. Here are a few ph... Read more
Thursday, August 03, 2017      17 comments

I am Blessed by the Lord. On Friday I saw a Retina specialist because of a "small hole" in my macula. Dr. did not feel it was serious and said it was a result of an eye problem (traction) that I had two years ago. He said there was no surgery ne... Read more
Thyroid Biopsy
Friday, July 28, 2017      10 comments

I have had a multi nodular goiter on my thyroid for many years. Last year there were three nodules that were biopsied but they were fine. Last Friday I had a visit with my one year check up after last year's biopsy. One nodule had grown by 40% s... Read more
Finally Losing!
Saturday, July 22, 2017      13 comments

I am finally losing a few pounds so this has been a good week. I did find though that I had gained about 30 pounds since January 2015, right after having moved back to the States from Africa so I have a LOT MORE TO LOSE! ... Read more
The Wrong Way!
Wednesday, July 12, 2017      14 comments

My scale is going the Wrong Way!! I need to do some rethinking about what I am eating. Today's Positives: 1. John is doing better after... Read more
A Stroke!
Friday, July 07, 2017      19 comments

My husband had a stroke ten years ago but not since, until last week! Since his last stroke he has had a problem mostly with his balance so he uses a cane or walker. Last week John had symptoms of a stroke appearing gradually over a period ... Read more

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