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Phone cards (and more) for soldiers
Thursday, November 24, 2011      4 comments

Around this time every year I donate $100 to the USO for phone cards for our military personnel overseas to use to call home, and every year I encourage the rest of you to donate, too. This year I received a link to the USO Wishlist, which has ... Read more
Phone cards for soldiers
Saturday, December 11, 2010      4 comments

It's that time of year again, the time of year when I always make a donation to the USO to help them supply phone cards to our soldiers overseas so that they can call home around the holidays. These men and women have volunteered to put th... Read more
Update on my the friend I asked you all to pray for
Wednesday, September 15, 2010      6 comments

Well I've finally found out what really happened to my friend who I thought had been hit by a couple of cars. She got hit (and dragged) by a semi truck! Her husband was almost hit, too, but he was "lucky" enough that all that happened to him was... Read more
Please pray for my friend
Thursday, July 08, 2010      11 comments

A former coworker (and friend) of mine really needs our prayers right now. Maria is a really great young lady. She was in the military on 9/11 and so the most recent GI Bill allowed her to go back to school and pursue her goal of becoming ... Read more
Big Head Todd concert at Red Rocks
Monday, June 07, 2010      1 comments

As promised, here's the report on our trip to Red Rocks to see Big Head Todd and the Monsters in concert.... The short report is that the concert was really great, at least for me it was. My husband didn't like it as much as I did, but the ... Read more
Not such a bad day after all
Friday, May 21, 2010      4 comments

Yesterday was the 10th anniversary of my first husband's death. Over the last couple of weeks I'd been feeling sad and last week I was pretty weepy. But yesterday I actually didn't think about the fact that it was the anniversary of the most awf... Read more
Sad Anniversary
Friday, May 07, 2010      17 comments

I've been feeling kind of sad all week. I even ended up crying at the grocery yesterday, which hasn't happened to me since shortly after my first husband's death. The reason for all of this is that the 10th anniversary of his death is coming up ... Read more
Sunday, April 25, 2010      13 comments

When I was a kid my brother and I both had chicken pox. Harold had a pretty bad case and mine was so mild that I hardly had any of the itchy red bumps at all. I've hardly thought about my chicken pox at all for years....until last week, when 35 ... Read more
Successful treatment
Friday, April 09, 2010      4 comments

emoticon As many of you know, I started seeing a chiropractor a few months ago because of back pain that wa... Read more
Good news from the chiropractor
Thursday, March 25, 2010      3 comments

When I first started seeing my chiropractor a few months ago I had messed up my back and was leaning to the right all the time in an unconscious attempt to alleviate pain that I was having in the lower left portion of my back. She measured the d... Read more
Earthquake in Chile
Saturday, February 27, 2010      1 comments

Well just when we all thought that the earthquake in Haiti was being dealt with, here comes another one in Chile. The earthquake in Haiti was pretty big and it was totally devastating because that country has very little infrastructure and prett... Read more
Bummer :-(
Monday, February 22, 2010      5 comments

I use a medication to treat my multiple sclerosis called Copaxone. I'm supposed to give myself daily shots of Copaxone and in the past I used to miss a LOT of them. Then in December of 2008 I became accountability partners with Mary though the M... Read more
A Miracle has occurred....WooHoo!!!
Saturday, January 30, 2010      3 comments

Oh my gosh, I'm so thrilled that I do not even have words to tell you just how happy I am. My printer is working again!!! We got viruses and trojans on our computer, probably by viewing a lot of YouTube videos. (I've recently read that You... Read more
2nd chiropractic appointment, and my coworker's mom
Monday, January 18, 2010      2 comments

I had my second chiropractic adjustment today and I don't feel too bad, though if things go like the last one I'll be plenty sore about the time I'm trying to go to sleep tonight. Overall I really am feeling a little bit better, though I'm sure ... Read more
First Chiropractic Treatment
Friday, January 15, 2010      5 comments

Well not really my first one ever. I had a few appointments with a chiropractor when I first started having numbness just before my MS got bad enough to be diagnosed. But the first one for this current problem. I think I strained my back a... Read more

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