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Blog Notification Mystery Solved (?)

Friday, November 21, 2014      13 comments

Apparently you can only have 100 blogs that can be listed either as "Subscribed" or "Unsubscribed." When I tried for the umpteenth time to resubscribe to WATERMELLEN and NANCY-'s blog, their names disappeared from my "unsubscribed" list and... Read more


Thursday, November 20, 2014      12 comments

I've been trying to reconnect with all my Sparkfriends, and when I read your blogs I click "Get an Email Alert Each Time "Sparkfriend" Posts". Yet it's not happening! NO emails!!! Has anyone had this problem, and how did you sol... Read more

"Gee it's good to be back home again!"

Monday, November 17, 2014      25 comments

Hey, that would make a good song!! TC and I got back from Nepal & India last Tuesday after 21 hours of airplanes and 12 hours of layovers. It was GRUELING, and we've vowed NEVER to do that again without an overnight between long flights. ... Read more

Hello from Pokhara, Nepal

Thursday, October 23, 2014      25 comments

Just a quick check in. We spent 3 days sightseeing around Kathmandu and spent the last 6 days trekking in the Annapurna foothills. Two of the days were grueling but the other 4 were moderate or easy. Today we are in Pokhara,which is busy with... Read more

Ok, now it's worse

Saturday, October 11, 2014      22 comments

My father-in-law died today. It looks like a memorial service will happen later in the year. But OMG. Can this trip be any more heavy... Or doomed?... Read more

NOT as bad as I thought....

Friday, October 10, 2014      15 comments

Thanks so much for everyone's kind words and support yesterday. All the kind words and comments really helped me to put the situation in perspective. OF COURSE my mom wants me to go on this trip. She and my father also traveled extensiv... Read more


Thursday, October 09, 2014      21 comments

We are leaving for our month-long vacation in Nepal and India on Sunday. Earlier this week my mother fainted and called my brother to come stay with her. He lives 2.5 hours away. My brother drove Mom to her oncologist appointment and ... Read more

Going into High Gear

Monday, September 29, 2014      22 comments

We are less than two weeks away from leaving on our trip to Nepal and India! The suitcases are out. Packing is a multi-day/multi-week project. We will be gone a month and my PLAN is to take one small roller suitcase that can go in the pla... Read more

Physical Therapy!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014      23 comments

At long last, I was approved for PT. I went Monday and the PT thinks I've pulled and inflamed some of the small muscles that connect my lower vertebrae. So the treatment is 15 minutes of heat, 15 minutes of ultrasound treatment, and 15... Read more

Have you Ever Lost/Erased a Blog Entry before Posting? Here's the Solution!

Sunday, September 14, 2014      22 comments

I read this on a "tips and tricks" page for my new BLC team. Sometimes my cursor jumps up and selects a few lines (or my entire blog) and deletes it in one keystroke!! Has that ever happened to you? Before you panic, do this: Pre... Read more

Things are Looking UP

Saturday, September 13, 2014      17 comments

Happy Saturday, Sparkfriends!! After more than a week I finally, finally FINALLY have an appointment with a physical therapist scheduled for Monday afternoon. Physically I am feeling much better. Yesterday I did 3.5 miles on the tread... Read more

NSV at the County Fair

Friday, September 12, 2014      18 comments

Yummm.....FAIR FOOD....that siren song (and smell) of fat, sugar, and salt... Yesterday I told you what my plan was, and I thought it was reasonable. But I know myself. Truthfully I knew that if I didn't get a dinner break until 8 pm I pr... Read more

Off To the Fair

Thursday, September 11, 2014      9 comments

I still haven't gotten an appointment with a physical therapist yet. It's been a week since I saw my primary care physician and had xrays. Hopefully today I'll get it straightened out. You really have to stay on these people and be your own m... Read more

Good news!

Tuesday, September 09, 2014      18 comments

X-rays show no fracture or crack in my "sacral area." So I'm going back to my fitness class today, the first one in 3 weeks. I talk to the doctor tomorrow and will ask AGAIN for a referral for physical therapy. I still have pain in my... Read more

The Saga Continues....

Thursday, September 04, 2014      17 comments

Notice -- WHINE ALERT! emoticon As I stated in my last blog: on Tuesday I did the chiropractic appt. and af... Read more

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