I feel bummed out. Why do I feel bummed? Life seems overwhelming right now. I am sure a lot of people are feeling that way. Overwhelmed, drained, exhausted… is 2022 over yet? Will it get any better? I guess this feeling started the last Monday in January. My husbands brother passed away… due to Covid/pneumonia … Continue reading My Quest Will Cheer Me Up
And just like that, another New Year is upon us. There were parts of 2021 that went along really slooooooowly and other parts of 2021 that just flew by. I wondered where the days were going. Then again, what with having two eye surgeries in one year, a cold at the end of spring and … Continue reading And So We Begin…Again – Planning and Reflecting
….And here we are in November already. I can hardly believe it. Christmas is less than two months away. My birthday is less than a month away. Halloween is in the past and the debate between whether we should listen to Christmas music and decorate for Christmas now or wait til December is upon us. … Continue reading It’s My Birthday (Month)
I guess if things weren't changing - we wouldn't be growing. Change is the catalyst for growth. I am pretty sure that is a quote by somebody but I don't whom... Personal: I got my new glasses!!! I can see the medium sized font now!!! I am so excited! I got two pairs - one … Continue reading More Changes!!
The first day of July 2021. Can you believe that July is already here? This year is flying by like a speeding bullet. There are only 176 more days til Christmas. That's less than half a year. No wonder Hobby Lobby, Michaels and JoAnns starts putting up their Christmas inventory; Christmas will be here before … Continue reading This is July (Already)
I can't not ignore this anymore. The time for excuses is gone. I have got to eat healthy... and there are so many ways to eat healthy. It is so hard to decide what to choose to eat. But for me. I absolutely cannot do gluten or dairy anymore. I basically have to stick to … Continue reading What?! Is A Fatty Liver?
Why not? I'll share my story of my journey through a detached retina. Here goes. Back at the beginning of 2020, I began noticing a lot of floaters in my eyes. You know, those brown little fuzzy spots that sometimes look like a bug flitting across your line of vision. You try to swat them … Continue reading My Journey Through a Detached Retina
Every Thanksgiving weekend, I turn another year older. This year was no different. This year, I can now get the senior discount at some restaurants. Huge milestone!!! I have arrived. In some ways, I feel like I have arrived. In other ways, I feel like I am not ready at all. There is still so … Continue reading Another Year Older and Back to the Eye Doctor
Definition: Coattail the rear flap of mans coatthe skirts of a dress coat, skirt or frock The word coattails came to me today and the first thing I thought of was Jack Skellington's ratty, tatty coattails. Well... of course they were ratty, tatty and worn... he is a skeleton after all. Then, I wondered, what … Continue reading Riding On Your Coattails
I promised a blog and a card a day - so here it is. Allergies. Allergies have kicked my butt today. I had to take allergy meds to combat the sneezing, the endless sneezing and throat itching. Sinuses are so bad. (I thank my parents for those allergies and sinus genes). Anyways, I am way … Continue reading Allergies and A Throw Back Thursday Card and Tutorial