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Definition of CHANGE (Merriam-Webster) changed;  changing transitive verb a :  to make different in some particular :  alter never bothered to change the will b :  to make radically different :  transform can’t change human nature c :  to give a different position, course, or direction to changed his residence from Ohio to California a :  to… Continue reading Change

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Body Adjustments & Lupus

I have been experiencing more Lupus symptoms since my surgery last year.  A big part of my bodies adjustment has been my hair.  I had thicker but still thin hair when I was younger (permed, and colored it -it was the eighties). Then, when I was diagnosed with Lupus it really got thin.  I change… Continue reading Body Adjustments & Lupus

Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Changes · Random Thoughts · thoughts · WLS

My Choices

Spring brings a lot of discussion, it seems, to getting into the perfect summer body.  Being obese or heavy the majority of life, this never really bothered me.  It was always too much to do. Now it is just getting healthy.  Eating right, cooking, walking, taking time for me while making good choices not just… Continue reading My Choices

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Sunday Thought

Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing. -Proverbs 12:18 (NIV84) A couple of days ago I spoke about growing pains, change.  Lots of things happen out of our control, but so much is more reaction to things happening to us.  Where I work, leadership has changed (for the… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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Growing Pains

Every blade of grass has its angel that bends over it and whispers, “grow, grow.” – The Talmud. I want things to bloom. I am ready for Spring, really.  Who doesn’t want a fresh start?  For growth?  I want to grow, to change, to be a better person, wife, mother, friend, and employee.  I want… Continue reading Growing Pains

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Doctor Office

I have been experiencing more anxiety in the past couple of months. I scheduled an appointment to see primary care doctor on Wednesday last week. She is amazing, and the pictures below are wall decor in the room where I was seen.  This says everything you need to know about her.  Genuine care giver. She… Continue reading Doctor Office

Changes · Proverbs 16:18; Philippians 4:13; random thoughts · thoughts


I know that I should be more specific, but eh, that wouldn’t be me.  A reminder that I ramble, or forget where I am going (unless it is a recipe – but then I forget the items to put in it), or turn right three times and still get lost.  So hang in there…Today’s calendar… Continue reading Thoughts

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Moved My Cheese.

So, last week I moved my cheese. I quit my job.  I have worked there for 12 years, doing a variety of things.  It is different not having to go in on a Monday morning.  It is different not dreading Monday. Yesterday was the first time in a very long time I sat in my… Continue reading Moved My Cheese.