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Play your own game! Keep your eyes on the prize! (Yes, again!)
Monday, September 28, 2009      5 comments

The challenge team I am part of has been tasked to blog about something motivational...can be a song, a quote or anything else...just something that is motivational to you. Right away, I knew what I was going to blog about! OK, this could actual... Read more
3 Quotes that keep me going!
Sunday, September 27, 2009      7 comments

OK, still catching up on my buddy challenge here!! This time the topic is to reflect on a motivational quote. First, I must say these blog challenges have been rather fun and introspective so I have really enjoyed them!! All right! Now on to the... Read more
What could be my motivating song!! Hmmm!
Wednesday, September 23, 2009      14 comments

So here I go again having fun catching up on another blog challenge -- reflect upon a song that is motivating to you.. could be physically, mentally or even spiritually. OK, this blog challenge gave me a bit of a fit because there are a lot of s... Read more
Catching up on a team challenge for Losing and Playing!!
Monday, September 21, 2009      6 comments

As part of the Buddy Challenge for the Losing and Playing team, we were supposed to write a blog (a while ago!) about how we are doing, what we are struggling with, and what we like about the challenge. How am I doing can be answered with ... Read more
So what's it like being mesmerized by sharks as they edgily swim past your shark cage!?
Friday, September 18, 2009      10 comments

I promised you all an update on our most awesome short trip to Florida! So let the story telling begin!! I had never taken Amtrak for any distance further than from Washington, DC to Philadelphia so this lengthy Autotrain ride was our first... Read more
Back from whirlwind trip and ready to step gingerly into a brave new world!
Wednesday, September 16, 2009      10 comments

I know my last blog was very distressing and heartbreaking to see the hope hunny and I had in our son get smashed because he could not stay away from his stupid choices and addiction. After our blow out with our son on Tuesday night, I went to w... Read more
My trip to the Pentagon last week;bittersweet but worth it!
Saturday, September 12, 2009      10 comments

OK, I know you probably want to hear more about my trip to Florida with my son (and I promise you will get ALL the updates!!) but the timing of this specific topic seems more relevant to me right now! Alright, back to my blog!! Some coworke... Read more
Staggering crisis in xhasted house!!! I am at a total loss for words!!
Wednesday, September 09, 2009      17 comments

In my last blog, I was so excited and proud of myself for showing hope in my son. In a split second, all that vanished in a painful heart-breaking moment. Hunny found pot and a pipe in our son's room. Hunny thought he smelled something odd so he... Read more
Another leap of faith with my son!
Monday, September 07, 2009      12 comments

After everything I have been thru with my son, you would think I would given up on him. Yes, there are days when feel like walking away and throwing my hands in the air screaming, "Son, you are on your own!" But a mother's spirit cannot do ... Read more
Joe Perry visited my favorite rock station in Washington, DC!! I loved the interview!!
Tuesday, September 01, 2009      6 comments

OK, in case you have not figured out yet, I am a die hard Hard-Rocker!! So when I heard that Joe Perry was visiting my favorite local radio station, you just knew I was going to hang on to every word. Problem was my new boss had come to town tod... Read more
How about that! I have turned into a vegetarian!!
Sunday, August 30, 2009      5 comments

If my blood sugar falls below a certain point, I am one of those people who will behave worse than a momma grizzly bear whose baby is in danger. It took a while before I figured out what was going on but now I can manage it and when I see it in ... Read more
I got a hug from my doctor yesterday!! Woo hoo!!
Sunday, August 23, 2009      14 comments

My primary care doctor is trying to keep up with their workers who are in the Monday thru Friday 8 to 5 workaday rut. So they have abbreviated Saturday hours, which is great for someone like me with my busy schedule!! The Saturday prior I ... Read more
By my reaction, you'd have thought I won the lottery!!
Tuesday, August 18, 2009      11 comments

OK, so I didn't win any money! But what I have accomplished is even more incredible and I am so proud of myself!! My previous fasting blood work was on June 20th and the results showed that my cholesterol had come down from a high of 261 a year ... Read more
Update on my Fleas and my knee (video blog)
Saturday, August 15, 2009      12 comments

Quick update on how things are going in the aftermath of the pre-exterminator cleanup and simultaneously getting slammed at work, how I am doing in physical therapy, and my plan (as well as an experiment) to get back into my workout routine. Not... Read more
Didn't mean to drop off the face of the earth! But I'm back!!
Thursday, August 13, 2009      12 comments

This has been the week of incredible work AND home stress. I have gotten by on about 4 hours of sleep for 2 nights in a row!! Yikes!!! But it looks like the intensity and causes of the stress are slowly ebbing away! Without boring you about... Read more

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