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My night in the hospital
Wednesday, July 19, 2017      15 comments

Monday after a particularly stressful day at work I came home to an even more stressful night at home. Hubby was being very unsupportive at a time when I needed it most. So at about 10 pm my heart started to race & wouldn't slow down . So off to... Read more
MIL's Memorial yesterday
Sunday, July 16, 2017      7 comments

My MIL passed away at the end of December just before her 98th birthday down in Georgia. Today was her memorial for family and friends in Michigan where she had lived most of her life. It was a beautiful celebration of the life of a kind, lovi... Read more
Long time, no blog...
Thursday, June 01, 2017      14 comments

I haven't blogged since before the holidays. Life has had more downs than ups lately & I hate being a Debbie Downer. Today would have been my dad's 94th birthday. He passed in 1975 from heart disease. He just sat down outside at work, fell o... Read more
A not so happy holiday season.. Part 2
Tuesday, December 20, 2016      23 comments

We got word this morning that our nephew passed away from a massive heart attack. He was only 48 years old. He died on his birthday. Between my MIL passing now Nick passing within 5 days of each other the entire family is in shock. My SIL is b... Read more
I love seeing posts...
Sunday, December 18, 2016      9 comments

that talk about the weather in your areas.. I'd like to have Sparkys post where they live. Some people talk about how hot ... Read more
A Not so Happy Holiday season
Sunday, December 18, 2016      17 comments

My dear MIL passed away yesterday just two weeks short of her 98th birthday. It was quite sudden and everyone is in shock because she had just had a stent put in and the doctors told us and her that her heart was in the best shape it has been i... Read more
Sis chomping at the bit to come home
Thursday, December 15, 2016      7 comments

Her leg is still swollen although it's gone down some. The purple ankle has lightened to a deep red and the pain is not as severe. The infectious disease resident and the dr overseeing her case all said it looked a lot better but the head infec... Read more
Sister back in hospital again
Tuesday, December 13, 2016      9 comments

Her leg is extremely swollen, a deep purple color and it's weeping fluid. They are calling it cellulitis again & they aren't sure why it has come back. She is on IV antibiotics again. She's very tired and it's very painful. Please keep her in ... Read more
My ramblings...
Wednesday, December 07, 2016      13 comments

My sis is finally home after almost 2 months of being either in the hospital or in rehab. She is doing well and is very happy to be home. I'm so glad too. I saw my doctor this morning for a regular BP check, which was very good this morni... Read more
MY day off
Sunday, November 06, 2016      6 comments

My sis is doing better in the hospital. emoticon And I have been there every single day, sometimes staying all ni... Read more
Looking back I see all my blogs..
Saturday, October 29, 2016      12 comments

have been real downers lately. I am truly sorry about that. There is just so many stressful things going on in my life as of late that I took a step back to analyse why this part of me comes out here of all places. This is what I discovered. ... Read more
Those 3am phone calls have to stop.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016      17 comments

At 3am this morning I got A call from the rehab place my sister was in saying she was having trouble breathing & called 911 & she was on her way to the hospital. She was in critical care ER when we got there. Extremely labored breathing even wit... Read more
5:50 am phone calls aren't good either
Thursday, October 20, 2016      12 comments

Tuesday at 5:50am i got another call from Life Alert saying my sister needed help. We got there & she was so weak and having such labored breathing that she couldn't get out of bed. My sis is a big gal and it took all our strength to get her up... Read more
3:00 am phone calls are rarely good
Sunday, October 16, 2016      13 comments

Early this morning, 3:00 am my phone rang. It was an operator from Life Alert calling to tell me that my sister had fallen while trying to get into bed and she couldn't get up . A little background on my sis. She has medical problems too nume... Read more
I hope there is an end in sight.
Thursday, October 13, 2016      10 comments

I have been plagued with frequent UTI's for years now. The last one was the worst I had ever had. I've tried everything. Cranberry juice, cranberry pills, other supplements, gallons on water consumed and nothing has helped. So I finally broke ... Read more

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