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
My son is having a love affair with Mrs. Jones. It’s been going on for 8.5 years, since he was the tender age of 19. He’s spent an untold amount of money on her. Not just thousands of dollars… tens of thousands of dollars and she’s still a gaudy, low-down, hot mess. I don’t like … Continue reading a trumpet sounds
Issy photobomb... I didn't notice her until I viewed the photo for editing. Thanksgiving with Dani went even better than I hoped. We were a little concerned at first. It rained on the way to our daughter's so there was a possibility Asta and Dani would be inside, with all the people. It wasn’t a … Continue reading Holidays with Dani: an overdue update