This post is something I genuinely didn’t think I’d have to write. I made a bargain, a pact of sorts, several years ago and the other party has upheld His part, so this is mine. A little backstory… For years, and I mean YEARS, I’ve been irrationally angry with God. Angry isn’t even an adequate … Continue reading Bargain made
In the interest of full disclosure, I wanted to give a few more particulars in my weight loss endeavors. I know that when someone tries to live a healthier life, not everyone decides that weight loss is how they want to do that. I want to be clear, my story is in no way an … Continue reading The list goes on…
Since this past March, nearly eight months, I have been aggressively trying to lose weight. At a routine doctor’s appointment in late February, the scale topped out at this ][ much shy of 200 pounds. When lab results showed my A1C levels were in the pre-diabetes range, I got angry and humiliated. Up to that … Continue reading Works for me
I woke up this morning screaming. More accurately, I was woken from a dream in which I was screaming by my husband’s gentle voice telling me, “it’s okay, you’re okay.” (He told me later that I sounded really afraid.) Hours later, I still remember the dream, something that usually doesn't last. I won't call it … Continue reading Can you hear yourself scream
Mister and I are in the process of having some major renovations done on our house. (Think: addition, new doors and windows, upgraded siding and new hurricane compliant roof.) One of the main things we had to do in preparation for all of this was to have several large trees removed in our backyard, and … Continue reading Say What?
I didn't realize it had been six months since I was here last. Time flies... Dani is still our little neurotic pup, but she is doing so much better. She is now walking on a leash! This a funny story. When we first brought her home, trying to get Dani in a harness was an … Continue reading It’s been a while