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Second Dose

So, yesterday morning, I got my second dose of the Moderna Covid19 vaxxine. I barely felt the jab itself… (Thank you, Melissa!) It was itchy for about five minutes. Later that afternoon, the injection site was sore, and I had … Continue reading

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Being Sick, and Being Sickened

Being sickened: the idea that a White Supremacist would walk into ANY place of worship and open fire on peaceful celebrants. I should maybe be more use to this. It happens way too often here in the US. I was … Continue reading

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Attempting To Make Changes

I know there are things I need to do. A bucket list of improvements, if you will. I need to lose weight, quit smoking, increase my income,¬†increase my energy levels, banish the migraines,¬†get this house in some semblance of neat … Continue reading

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One Hell of a LOUSY Day

If I wasn’t in danger of suspension or losing my job, I’d have called out of work this morning, and stayed hidden. (Excessive absence? I’ve missed 6 days in 9 months) That’s the type of day it already was when … Continue reading

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Dealing with My Addictions

Addictions aren’t always illegal, although they can probably all be considered health threats. There are people addicted to the internet. There are people addicted to fitness programs. My addiction isn’t so begien. I am addicted to tobacco. When I am … Continue reading


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Another Day….Another Food Restriction

I guess it is now official. No matter how much I love sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds, cashews and pistachios…. I can no longer eat them. They do nasty things to my insides. Sooo… what to snack on now? Healthy options … Continue reading

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Catching Up… Maybe

When I started this blog, I really meant to spend more time on it. I didn’t want to turn it into a political thing, because there are so many of those already out there, many written much better than I … Continue reading

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Flu Season and other Ickies

The annual Flu season has begun, early and hard. Doctors are touting getting the flu shot. Fine, for those of you who can. I get deathly ill from such, so I haven’t had one in thirty years. I don’t have … Continue reading

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Growing Up, Growing Old

Sometimes, there comes a time in our lives when we look at our aging parents and wonder: When did they get THAT old? I know to the day how old my mother is. She was born in 1944. She has … Continue reading

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