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Good Feelings This Week So Far
Monday, March 19, 2018      2 comments

I went to the Disney Magic Show with Sherry and Helena yesterday. Any thing to do with Disney is always magic to me and I really enjoyed it. I got an early walk in this morning - the first time in a long time. The apartment complex that I... Read more
Why am I getting older? I Have Some Answers...
Friday, March 16, 2018      6 comments

Why are things like this as I am getting older? Some answers I have....most I am still looking for. I wonder why it takes so long to remember something. Then I remember that as I age, there's more to remember. I have to find the file cab... Read more
Life's Little Pleasures
Saturday, February 24, 2018      5 comments

There are many little pleasures in life: ways to reward ourselves. 1. Sitting in the sun reading the paper or a good book. 2. Mani-pedi: even if you do it yourself. 3. Window shopping 4. Soak in a bubble bath. 5. Watch old cartoons: I... Read more
Mid February 2018 Report
Saturday, February 17, 2018      2 comments

It's been three weeks since I vowed to get back on the wagon. My exercising and walking isn't where it should be. The two surgeries and the broken back last year definitely got me out of the habit. All the rain we've had in Alabama has not he... Read more
Lousy Step Totals This Past Week
Monday, February 12, 2018      4 comments

Last Sunday was spent in a hotel in Orlando watching it rain. Monday was our travel day home, meaning 11 hours in the car. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and today were spent with an under the weather Helena. I had the lowest step totals this week ... Read more
Not Too Bad
Thursday, February 08, 2018      4 comments

The Sunday before last, I found my determination. I looked long and hard for it. When I was just about to give up, it was right in front of my face. long will it last this time? A week ago today, we drove to Orlando. It seemed... Read more
Evaluating January 2018
Wednesday, January 31, 2018      4 comments

The first month of the new year is quickly drawing to a close. I think I have changed the funk I was in for the better. Tim and I have our own apartment now. It's far from being organized and polished, but tremendous strides have been m... Read more
Getting There Slowly
Thursday, January 25, 2018      3 comments

I am slowly getting the apartment to look more like home. I don't want to do too much, however, because I will get my stuff from Michigan soon. I don't want to work twice. I am definitely more comfortable here each day. I got my 10,000 s... Read more
Ready Steady Go
Friday, January 19, 2018      4 comments

My furniture will be moved into the apartment tomorrow! Woo Hoo! I will be able to sleep there tomorrow night! Yes, I will have Helena and Sherry withdrawals. Helena is 3 1/2 now. I have lived with them since she was 9 months. I am so g... Read more
Oh. Bother!
Sunday, January 07, 2018      2 comments

We went in to sign the lease on the apartment Saturday morning. When we went to do the walk-through, the place was a disaster. There were nail polish stains on the counter in one bathroom. The shower curtain pole was broke in the other. Ther... Read more
A Lot Going On
Friday, January 05, 2018      6 comments

We found an apartment and will start moving in tomorrow. Time to get busy and get my stuff together. It's hard knowing what I have where; a self-storage here and one in Michigan have to be gone through. What to keep and what to toss? I belie... Read more
Got Down My Resolutions!!!
Saturday, December 30, 2017      7 comments

I got it - I got it- I got it. My resolutions are now more set. Money will be put away for retirement, Disney World and maybe a health plan. I will find a place to live. I am leaning toward a house, but will settle for an apartment. I... Read more
Merry Christmas
Sunday, December 24, 2017      4 comments

Merry Christmas to all. If you celebrate a different holiday this time of year, I hope it is blessed and wonderful. My dearest got sent to Wal Mart yesterday. He is a very good natured person - usually!. By the time he got home, his firs... Read more
Reflection Time Again
Saturday, December 23, 2017      2 comments

Christmas is always a reflection time for me. Take stock of who is important, what is important. Thank those who have been there for me along the way. Spark People friends are some of those people: THANK YOU! Next week, I will hone my o... Read more
I Have Unexpected Help from Santa
Monday, December 18, 2017      6 comments

I have some unexpected help in getting more exercise. Santa delivered an early present to my granddaughter, Helena. She wrote a letter asking him for a puppy. He delivered it yesterday: a four and a half month old Lab-Border Collie mix. She ... Read more

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