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Checking In...
Sunday, October 04, 2015      24 comments

Sorry I haven't updated sooner - I have been very busy at work. I am in the middle of training the person who will take over my job. She has worked for me for 18 years. I am really excited for her. Last week we had to go to Exton for a coupl... Read more
12:24 am - wide awake...
Thursday, August 27, 2015      26 comments

I went to bed at 10:30 - woke up at 10:50 pm Hubby was sleeping soundly, I slinked quietly out of bed and snuck downstairs. I have been watching Back to The Future 2 and cruising FaceBook. Why am I up? I miss my son. ... Read more
My Trip To Kripalu...
Monday, July 20, 2015      28 comments

I have been traveling steady up and down the East Coast, with not much time to blog. As I ride home from Vermont, I find myself having some time to share my experience at Kripalu. I have been receiving their catalogs for over ten year... Read more
Eat, Pray, Love...
Sunday, June 28, 2015      25 comments

I have finished planning my trip! I am going to Maine - to the most Northern town in the US - Limestone - for my grandmother's memorial. Hubby has to work so I am on my own! After surfing the computer for hours and hours, I settled on an itin... Read more
Therapy and Inspiration...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015      22 comments

Yesterday, when I went to my therapist, we dove into the last couple years of my son's life. I told her I want to get to the point where I am thinking about the rest - good parts of his life - not the last two tragic years. She had me hold som... Read more
The Perils of the 9" Plate...
Monday, April 27, 2015      18 comments

Last week and this week, for the 5% challenge, we get points for using a 9" plate. Last week I didn't eat a lot during my meals on vacation, but was not supplied a 9" plate - so I marked "0" for points. This week I am home, so it is easy ... Read more
Aruba, One Happy Island... (video blog)
Monday, April 20, 2015      27 comments

This is a video I shot waves in a spring in Aruba. You can hear the wind! We hear this wind constantly. I am enjoying my time in Aruba - it is going way too fast! ... Read more
What Are You Doing?
Monday, April 06, 2015      26 comments

This past weekend was a lot harder on me than I thought it was going to be. I planned on running, I ended up "running" in the form of errands Saturday. I decided it was too windy to run -- an excuse. Hubby and I went out to dinner with neig... Read more
Roxy and Mayzie and My Week... (video blog)
Monday, March 30, 2015      19 comments

Just felt like showing them off, love them!! Right now we have two Bostons. Mayzie belonged to my son, Joey. Hubby and I are going to pick up my other son, Ken, this week from military training. He wants to take Mayzie with him. We are so... Read more
Trying To Get My Mojo Back...
Sunday, March 15, 2015      29 comments

I seemed to always feel "yucky" especially after I ate. I thought about this a lot while I was in Jamaica. I was feeling "down" and noticed that I wasn't caring at all about myself - going out without make-up, eating whatever, not really exerc... Read more
It Has Been a Very Busy Four Weeks...
Friday, February 27, 2015      26 comments

It's been a real busy month for me. Hubby and I went to visit my parents in Punta Gorda, Florida. We stayed for a week. My mother tells me it is the only warm week they have had this season, so I guess we lucked out. I especially liked... Read more
Ready For The Week...
Sunday, January 25, 2015      20 comments

Sundays is my "soup day". I make a big pot of soup and put it in individual servings in the fridge. Every day I grab one and take it to work for lunch. This week I decided to make chicken noodle soup - I added broccoli, cauliflower, habanero... Read more
Catching up...
Monday, January 19, 2015      22 comments

My hubby and I came down to Florida to visit my parents for a few days. It's in the 70s during the day here - quite a difference from the 29s we left at home. I am have been spending most of the days outside. I am getting a lot of walking in.... Read more
On My Way Back...
Friday, January 09, 2015      28 comments

It's been almost 7 weeks since my son passed away. Last week I started thinking about how I felt...sick to my stomach as soon as waking up and after eating anything -- so, I could not eat breakfast. By night time I was hungry, it was the holid... Read more
My Son's Funeral & Update...
Thursday, January 01, 2015      42 comments

My son's funeral went as well as could be expected. It worked out good that we had 2 weeks to plan it. We wanted it to be a celebration of his life. Over 300 people came. It was held in a beautiful catholic chapel. My hubby, son and I staye... Read more

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