Bucket List · Carmen · family · goal · Goals · Uncategorized

Bucket List-Algebra

I can now say that I have conquered Algebra!  I received my final grade of “C”.  I will take it.  I so struggled with this. I knew the material, just really struggled with the tests.  Overall, I did well.  I am so thankful it is done.  The anxiety with the tests was really overwhelming.  I… Continue reading Bucket List-Algebra

Uncategorized · Random Thoughts · Random Stuff · blessings · Quotes · journey

Thread

An invisible thread connects those who are destined to meet, regardless of time, place, or circumstance.  The thread may stretch or tangle, but it will never break.  May you be open to each thread that comes into your life —the golden ones and the coarse ones —and may you weave them into a brilliant and… Continue reading Thread

Bacon · Bariatric Surgery - My Story · quiche · Recipes · Uncategorized · WLS

Bacon Quiche

Original recipe found at Pillsbury.com. 1 Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crust, softened as directed on box  1 cup half-and-half or milk 4 eggs, slightly beaten 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 8 slices bacon, crisply cooked, crumbled 1 cup shredded Swiss or Cheddar cheese (4 oz) 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 tablespoon chopped onion 1/4 cup chopped cooked broccoli Heat oven to… Continue reading Bacon Quiche

Baby Steps · David's Thoughts · Goals · Uncategorized

David’s Thoughts

One of the most important lessons I ever learned involved a LEGO kit, of all things. A few years ago, for Christmas, Jerry surprised me with the LEGO Ultimate Collector’s version of the Millenium Falcon (I have always been a huge “Star Wars” nerd… 🙂 ) As I unwrapped the massive box, I was completely… Continue reading David’s Thoughts

5k · Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Goals · Uncategorized · walking · WLS

Ho Ho Hustle Part 2

Ho Ho Hustle 5k is today. The low is supposed to be below freezing, and the high only 44.  Last year was cold as well. It was 35 degrees when when finished. That was my first Walking 5k that we did last December.  I hope to beat my time of 59:43 this year! I DID!!… Continue reading Ho Ho Hustle Part 2

Appetizers · Pimento Cheese · Recipes · Uncategorized

Firecracker Saltines

I made these years ago when I had them at church potluck and had to have the recipe.  I loved them, and they are highly addictive.  (Not good for a reset week – but we are having a potluck a work today, and made these last night.)  These pair well with my pimento cheese or… Continue reading Firecracker Saltines