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Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 25, 2010      7 comments

The last two days I have concentrated on getting the toddler bed quilt for my granddaughter pieced. I finished it tonight. Now it needs to be quilted - won't happen for Christmas. However I did finish the matching pillow. A pleasant sur... Read more
Foot Diagnosis and Computer Problems
Wednesday, December 22, 2010      9 comments

I haven't blogged for a week. Part of it involved computer problems, slow internet and just plain apathy. I have been on SP in the morning, but at night when I usually blog, was when my husband was working on the computer or the internet was c... Read more
Quilt Project
Wednesday, December 15, 2010      6 comments

The last couple of days I have been working on making a toddler bed quilt for my granddaughter. I took pages for a Classic Pooh fabric book and cut them out. I am framing them and adding friendship star blocks. I have also been working... Read more
Time to See a Podiatrist
Monday, December 13, 2010      8 comments

Well, today, I went to my doctor. The results of the MRI showed NO signs of a stress fracture or a neuroma. That's the good news. It did show that there was some swelling under the 2nd toe. He wants me to go to a podiatrist now. I have an a... Read more
Tuba Christmas
Sunday, December 12, 2010      5 comments

I had so much fun today! My husband and I went to the Tuba Christmas concert in downtown Denver. There were 250 tubists playing Christmas carols. We parked near his office, which he showed me. I hadn't seen it since he moved into it. Then w... Read more
Errands & Promises
Saturday, December 11, 2010      8 comments

Today my husband and I did a lot of errands...mailed Christmas presents, bought stocking stuffers, grocery shopping etc. We went to Red Lobster for lunch and I did well - I usually get fried shrimp (the admiral's feast), but this time had the l... Read more
Saturday, December 11, 2010      8 comments

I haven't blogged since Tues. The last couple of days have been rough. My foot has been hurting and my knee has been achy. My sore foot is on the same leg on which I had knee surgery in Aug. I haven't slept well the last couple days so I hav... Read more
Tuesday, December 07, 2010      11 comments

Tonight was my TOPS Christmas Party. We did not have an official weigh-in, but since I am the leader and I have a key I went and weighed myself. I didn't know how I would do this week not being able to do cardio exercise and having a birthday... Read more
Monday, December 06, 2010      8 comments

Today, I went for a MRI on my foot. I will find out the results next Mon when I go in to see my doctor. Meanwhile, I still am wearing my boot. I exercised when I came back from the MRI. I felt like oatmeal for supper tonight, (so did my ... Read more
Wonderful Day
Sunday, December 05, 2010      8 comments

I had a wonderful day today. This morning, we were able to talk to my daughter in Scotland by Skype. Then, we went over to my son's for lunch to celebrate his 26th birthday. I was good at lunch. We had grilled hamburgers and I didn't eat th... Read more
Strength Training
Saturday, December 04, 2010      7 comments

I started the day with Oxycise and The Biggest Loser Strength and Sculpt DVD. Both are good and don't hurt my foot. The only exercise I can't do on the BL is lunges, which I have substituted squats. The last few months my main focus has been ... Read more
December Goals
Friday, December 03, 2010      12 comments

I am going to try again. I just wrote a blog and lost it :( The last couple of days have been pretty rough. I kinda was down, and almost ready to quit. I felt frustrated because I couldn't exercise like I wanted and my foot was really hu... Read more
November Review
Wednesday, December 01, 2010      8 comments

I was going to do this last night, but I was too tired and a little discouraged from gaining at TOPS. I know I need the accountability. So, I am doing it first thing this morning. I sat down and went through all my November blogs and tallied up... Read more
Monday, November 29, 2010      12 comments

Today I went to the doctor for a checkup on my foot. It still has been hurting quite a bit. He still thinks it is probably a stress fracture even though it didn't show up on the x-ray. (Stress fractures don't always show up on xrays -- only a... Read more
Last Thanksgiving Dinner
Sunday, November 28, 2010      6 comments

I had a good day today. My children and their spouses came for Thanksgiving dinner. I did end up taking a small second helping of turkey and dressing. i had a very small breakfast and desert of a piece of pie for supper. I stayed within my c... Read more

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