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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
Thursday, July 06, 2017      13 comments

John and I are celebrating our 8 month wedding anniversary today. Yes, we are still on our Honeymoon! Yesterday we went out to eat at the "Garden Cafe" as our celebration. John had never been there before. Here is a photo of us taken eight mo... Read more
Friday, June 30, 2017      8 comments

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Need to do better!
Wednesday, June 28, 2017      8 comments

I need to do better with my eating as I am not losing weight. Neither is my dh John. So.... I will fix fish for lunch! Here is our photo on Father's Day. John got his shirt from his/our daughter. On the back it says "#1 Dad". ... Read more
Monday, June 12, 2017      15 comments

While on an 11 day trip I gained ten pounds but they are now ALL GONE!! emoticon ... Read more
Back from a TRIP!
Friday, June 09, 2017      9 comments

John and I returned from an 11 day car trip to Ohio and a conference. It was great seeing old friends at this conference. When I weighed myself... Read more
I'm Still Here!
Tuesday, May 16, 2017      11 comments

May 6th was our six month Wedding anniversary. I had to work that day so the day before John and I went out to eat and to a movie. ... Read more
Sickness then Health!
Saturday, March 04, 2017      9 comments

There sure is a lot of sickness going around. Last weekend I had a virus with fever of 102.2 F. My fever lasted three days. I was ok by Tuesday. It sure feels good feeling good again! There are several others who have been sick here in the condo... Read more
New Job!
Friday, February 24, 2017      13 comments

A year and a half ago I retired from working overseas and was looking for a part time job to supplement my Social Security checks. I did some speaking in churches and small groups which brought in some income. Then John started calling which six... Read more

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