Being Sick

I had to take an antibiotic pill at 3:00am, so here I am, wide awake.   My throat is still sore, but I think that's a good thing, because I'm hacking up lots of crud.  Had a lot of trouble breathing last evening, but that seems to be better now,...

We have a Winner!

And the winner it --- Bronchitis!!  So now I'm taking huge horse-pill antibiotics because I have the bad kind of bronchitis, of course.  One pill every six hours for ten days.  And Mucinex DM to break up the snot.  Oh, excuse me, the congestion.  Nah,...

Yet Another Wrinkle

Okay, so by now everybody knows I have a colonoscopy scheduled for next Tuesday morning.  Well, this evening, I developed a full-blown cold - head and chest congestion, raw throat with strange white patches on it, runny nose.  No fever yet, so if I...

Left-overs Today!

Lost another two pounds, bringing the total to twenty-nine.   We took Dad out for lunch at the St. James yesterday. It turned out to be a good time.  We all had fish.  Dad managed the whole thing on his walker, which impressed me.   Made...

Hubby's cooking!

In the oven is a huge pork roast setting on a bed of diced onions and carrots.  Nearby are four huge sweet potatoes baking away, hissing and steaming.  The house is filled with sweet aromas!  Soon to join the fray - homemade cranberry salad.  Aaaaah -...

Cute link my sister sent to me ...

The way Europe should be! When you have a few minutes take a look and it will bring some joy to your day. A little bit of happiness in an otherwise bleak world. If you don't enjoy this then check yourself out!! This Looks Like A Normal...

Still Making Progress!

For those of you interested in my progress with dieting, the latest statistics:   I've lost two more pounds, making a grand total of twenty-five pounds gone (I hope) forever.  I don't feel any different yet and no one can tell any difference by...

QOD for Saturday, December 5, 2015

Don't get grumpy.  It's 12:14am EST, so this is legal.   Here's the question:    If you could change any ONE physical feature on your body, what would it be and how would you change it?  (Most men may not need to answer this one as we...