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Monday, January 18, 2021      5 comments

Yep, it's Monday. Seven pounds lighter. I have so much to be thankful for. So much. And I am. I am very thankful for my life. It is mattered up with pain and uncertainty, but I still have my life. Jack is finally on board with counting cal... Read more
Tuesday, June 20, 2017      1 comments

I met my rheumatologist, and he is great. I didn't really realize what a mess my medical history was until he Was going through it with me. After much head shaking and a bit of humor, My symptoms are lining up with a diagnosis from 17 ye... Read more
Three Victories
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      5 comments

1. Going to the Doctor for my pain. 2. Losing weight before going to the Ortho Dr. 3. Getting past bilateral hip replacements and going onwards to Bilateral knee replacements.... Read more
Old Resolution
Friday, June 02, 2017      0 comments

I learned this resolution statement years ago. I have started saying it again to be more mindful of why I am eating. I am an intelligent person. I will control my emotions And Not let my emotions control me. Ev... Read more
In the running for....
Saturday, May 27, 2017      2 comments

I am going to be in the running with all the other brave souls to be the next bionic woman. Confirmation from MRI and my Wonderman surgeon: I will be having both of my knees replaced. Last year it was both of my hips replaced. I will be ... Read more
Saturday, May 20, 2017      6 comments

I don't know what I would do if it weren't for the "spark-ling" Angels here at Sparkpeople. I have had a rough couple of years, AND joining SP was the smartest of all my choices I have made in the Midst of these couple of years. The pr... Read more
Going Forward
Wednesday, May 17, 2017      4 comments

Well, my blood test say I have an autoimmune disease. I will be going to see a rheumatologist June 19 to start the hunt for which disease I have. I will be getting an MRI of both knees, all the better for the ortho surgeon to make An actio... Read more
Motivate me
Thursday, May 11, 2017      0 comments

I'm seeing the orthopedic surgeon today. I love my surgeon, I despise pain. I have tried to reason with pain, But, It is just a thief. "Off with its head"! I lack courage for more joint replacements, But, I am trusting that Go... Read more
Friday, April 28, 2017      1 comments

I love food, But, I can't eat everything. I have and always will have a struggle With eating too much. The habit of mindful eating is my focus now. I don't always hit the mark, But, I am improving. I am a relaxed perfectionist sinc... Read more
Working out to keep moving
Sunday, April 23, 2017      1 comments

Oh, boy! If I want to move, I have to work out. There just isn't any other way. Fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis are not aware of How I want to live my life. Every day I awake with the knowledge that I will Live this day with grateful... Read more
Ten Years in the Future
Thursday, April 20, 2017      1 comments

Ten years from now I want to be well adjusted to my new hips and my new knees. I want to be healthy, happy and successful in all areas of my life. I want my life to continue to be an open book for all to read of my love for my Heavenly Fathe... Read more
Love, love, love to work out...
Saturday, April 08, 2017      4 comments

The wonderfulness of working out is never lost On me. Working out is the only time I don't hurt. I love to do new exercise videos every work out. After my muscles are hot, hot, hot, I stretch as much as I can, Knowing that my pain wi... Read more
Monday, March 27, 2017      2 comments

I don't feel that there is an imbalance in my life at this time. I have to lose weight, Get in shape, And be as healthy as I can be. I have to get my knee replacements done. I personally think that Sparkpeople has been great at teachin... Read more
If I .....
Friday, March 24, 2017      1 comments

I would love to not have any regrets in my life, but I am human, And I am a child of God, so I do regret doing, saying, being, not doing, not saying, Or not being, several things in my life. I don't dwell on what could have, might have, w... Read more
Left behind
Sunday, March 12, 2017      3 comments

Spring break is here and Hubby went hiking. I feel totally lost. It's going to take a while to get used to being left behind. My new hips are worth being left behind, but it doesn't take the Sting of it away. ... Read more

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