Nobody got time for that!

Hey, everyone, and happy almost New Year! I was all set to post one of those seemingly obligatory end-of-the-year retrospectives, chronicling my journey from breast cancer surgery in January through the radiation treatments in March and April and all the way through to the colonoscopy in November, and then this morning I had a revelation. … Continue reading Nobody got time for that!

Gettin’ things done and makin’ plans!

Well, hey howdy y'all! How the heck are ya? I'm just relaxing after a semi-busy week. Had my PAP smear yesterday, which went fine. The doctor was in and out in less than 5 minutes. Then today I had a follow-up visit with my radiation oncologist at the City of Hope. Everything's lookin' good, she … Continue reading Gettin’ things done and makin’ plans!

I’ve got a date!

Hey, everyone! Hope you're all enjoying this lovely time, the last few days till Christmas, when it's pretty much too late to expect anything to be shipped on time but you keep your hopes alive anyway, because darn it all, your second cousin once removed NEEDS that fruitcake! (Hi Becky!!) And I'm relieved to report … Continue reading I’ve got a date!

Dreams, prayers, raccoons, and Andrew Lloyd Webber, all on the same blog just for you!

Are we ... awake? So I had this weird dream (and yeah, I'm going to make you read about it!). I was in this big hall where people were singing what sounded more or less like hymns, happy ones, and lots of children running around, so it was probably my semi-annual visit to Heaven for … Continue reading Dreams, prayers, raccoons, and Andrew Lloyd Webber, all on the same blog just for you!

The weight is up, but the vax is in (and the arm is sore)!

Good morning, and welcome back, everyone! Hope y'all had a wonderful [insert Springtime religious/secular holiday name of choice]! As expected, my weight went up a tad: 203.8 But given all the kielbasa and pirogis and Easter eggs, that's to be expected No, no, I didn't forget!! And you know what? A 5-peep box is only … Continue reading The weight is up, but the vax is in (and the arm is sore)!

Happy Whatever! See ya in 2 weeks!

Good morning, everyone! Given that my readers include wonderful people from all major, minor, or no religions, let me be the first to wish you a wonderful and blessed Easter, Passover, Ostara, Ramadan, Rama Navami, and/or Spring Break 2021! Being somewhat of the Xtian persuasion myself, aka Byzantine Catholic, I'll most likely be checking my … Continue reading Happy Whatever! See ya in 2 weeks!

Dominion rigged my scales!

Well, howdy, everyone! Here we are in the Future, the fabulous, far-away sounding year of 2021 A.D., and [squints] huh ... well, gee whillikers, Batman, I, uh, hate to say this, but it kinda looks not all that different from 2020, so far! Well, okay, calm down! Let's just keep all our fingers and toesies … Continue reading Dominion rigged my scales!

So long, sucky year!

Hey, everyone! Just wanted to get in one last post before this annus horribilus comes to an end. And let's be honest, 2021 may wind up having a lot of sucky things in it too, but at least it'll look a little different, in some places! And in a few short weeks, we'll have a … Continue reading So long, sucky year!

Spambots need love, too! (an unofficial non-weigh-in pre-Christmas post!)

Hey everyone! As you know, I'm still on my Official Holiday Blogging/Dieting Break, so no official weigh-in or post till next week. However, just wanted to take a few minutes to say THANKS to all of you for your moral (if not financial) support over the past year. It's been a tough one, hasn't it? … Continue reading Spambots need love, too! (an unofficial non-weigh-in pre-Christmas post!)

Time for a Thanksgiving Blogging Break!!

Good morning, everyone! Since one turkey has been pardoned this week ... and since Thanksgiving 2020 looks to be, well, pretty much the way the rest of 2020 has been around the country ... I, for one, am MORE than ready to take my annual Holiday Diet Break!! Of course, I may still check in … Continue reading Time for a Thanksgiving Blogging Break!!