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Life Changes
Wednesday, October 11, 2017      3 comments

Well, things didn't get better and although our friendship of 27 years ended badly and our marriage will soon end in divorce, I am in a good place. Sometime things are not meant to be. We were friends first and I knew him through two prior marri... Read more
Difficult
Friday, August 25, 2017      5 comments

We have been married two months, known each other forever. The obstacles that have come are tearing our partnership apart. My husband and I had a brief conversation as to whether it was possible to stay together. He wants to stay in Santa Bar... Read more
Changes
Thursday, August 24, 2017      4 comments

Since my last entry, my life has taken a turn for the worse. I lost my job, my husband is out on disability without pay, our 18 year old started college and my six year old is acting out. I was talking to a friend on the phone regarding not h... Read more
Indulgence
Thursday, August 17, 2017      3 comments

I have decided that in order to maintain my sanity, I am going to allow myself an indulgence meal a week. Like today, I am going to have a burrito with beans, cheese and rajas (bell peppers). If I made it at home, I could ensure that it would ... Read more
Happiest Place in the world
Wednesday, August 16, 2017      4 comments

My six year old is at Disneyland all day today with her cousin. I couldn't go because I had to work, but I drove her down to LA last night and she couldn't wait to get to my brother's house. She was so happy, she had a big smile the whole tim... Read more
No Idea
Tuesday, August 15, 2017      3 comments

I have no idea if I have dropped any pounds. I haven't weighed myself in a couple of weeks. My clothes are fitting looser and I look smaller, but I really have no clue whether it is just inches that I am losing. That would be okay as well. I... Read more
Celebrate
Monday, August 14, 2017      3 comments

As a family we went to our nephew's wedding. It was such a great time. The only thing was the food. My husband is staying stead fast to his vegan diet. Me and the three girls caved in to the meat they were serving. We were so hungry that th... Read more
The Beauty which surrounds us
Friday, August 11, 2017      3 comments

I am very guilty of not appreciating the beautiful terrain I live around. I am very fortunate to live in Santa Barbara, CA. I was supposed to go to zumba last night only to find out that people who do not live in the complex where they hold it... Read more
What am I grateful for?
Thursday, August 10, 2017      3 comments

I tend to get bogged down with the day to day stresses of life that I often forget to find gratitude in my day. What am I grateful for. First off, it is the amazing people that I have met through my life. They have supported me through many c... Read more
Vegetarian, Vegan or what
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      5 comments

My house is deciding whether we will go vegetarian, vegan or stay meat eaters. As it stands right now we have two vegans, two vegetarians and my youngest refuses to give up her chicken because she has never been a red meat eater. My husband an... Read more
Conflicted
Saturday, August 05, 2017      4 comments

My oldest daughter, who is 20, went out with her boyfriend and never came home last night and is still not here. We have talked to her about this and now we are at a crossroads. It will be a difficult conversation because this cannot continue... Read more
Pampered
Friday, August 04, 2017      6 comments

It was my daughter in laws birthday and I promised her a manicure for her birthday. So last night, we went to the nail salon and got our nails done. They look great, but the manicurist was also funny and massaged our hands after he had finishe... Read more
Movie Night
Thursday, August 03, 2017      3 comments

Went for a 45 minute walk yesterday and boy, did that kick my butt. I am taking it one step at a time. I am out of shape that is for sure. Next week I have zumba for two days with some woman where I work. But the highlight of my night was ge... Read more
Went Crazy
Wednesday, August 02, 2017      6 comments

I was doing so extremely well last night and out of nowhere, I ate taco bell. I didn't even enjoy it. I got the double chalupa and I felt blah afterward. It was the advertising that made me do it. Okay, it was me. I had a very healthy dinne... Read more
Lot's on my mind
Tuesday, August 01, 2017      2 comments

I went to bed early last night hoping to get a solid night's rest. What I got was a lot of tossing and turning. Needless to say, I didn't want to get out of bed this morning. Sleep is essential to being healthy and for the life of me, I can't... Read more

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