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Gone Too Long

I’m going to apologize for being gone for so long. I’ve been gone too long. I think if I remember rightly the last time I was here was when I was preparing for my endocrinologist appointment. I guess I should … Continue reading

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When Blood Sugar (Glucose) Numbers Get You Down

When blood sugar (glucose) numbers get you down, as mine did to me this morning, just remember these things: 1) There will be days when your blood sugar/glucose is high and it’s not necessarily your fault. You may have eaten … Continue reading

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Let’s Make the Most of This Beautiful Day

As I started my day, I looked at the curtains near my bed. The early morning sun was just beginning to shine through (I have sheer curtains and there’s a reason for that…I’ll get into it at a later entry). … Continue reading

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Always Something to Learn

I went to my appointment Wednesday. I was a nervous wreck and it didn’t help I was cut off by a driver TWICE and making me also angry/stressed. Eventually, I was checked in and waited for my turn to go … Continue reading

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Not Ready

Today’s theme: Not ready. I was not ready to conquer my monster yet (I was offered another opportunity, and it would have been ideal as this elevator was completely glass except for the doors; still I said no), tomorrow I … Continue reading

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Not Exactly a Lucky St. Patty’s Day

Well, yesterday was not exactly a lucky St. Patty’s Day. I received a phone call just before breakfast (chocolate chip pancakes no less) with the results of my labs from my appointment with my nurse practitioner. My thyroid levels are … Continue reading

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Day Four and Going Strong

Well, I don’t know about my weight and definitely not happy with my blood sugar/glucose as of late, but this does mark day four and going strong of one big accomplishment! I’m still brushing and flossing again! In fact, after … Continue reading

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It Came Down Quickly

It came down quickly. It was our old, dead tree in our backyard. It was our Green Giant Arborvitae tree and it had turned all brown thanks to the sweltering hot summer we had last year. It was a beautiful … Continue reading

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Sorry for Being MIA (AGAIN)!

Sorry for being MIA (again) — missing in action! I really had intended to write the day after my birthday, but things got crazy and I almost instantly launched into my new 3DS game and have hardly stopped any since … Continue reading

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My Doctor’s Appointment in Review

Well, yesterday’s doctor’s appointment went rather smoothly albeit I had to wait an extra 15 to 20 minutes. The new doctor was running a bit behind time and she did apologize for it, but I still wasn’t too happy. I … Continue reading

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