So, I had my surgery. It was major surgery and I'm still waiting to heal and get the pathology report. I have little energy still but, day by day, I'm regaining a bit of it back. I'm tired a lot and it doesn't help that next door is re-constructing the house from inside... Continue Reading →
I've had no real face-to-face or voice-to-voice contact with my estranged adult daughter for almost 3 years now as most of you who have been reading my blog already know. It was a few days ago now that I was cleaning out my email of read and not needed emails when I came across one... Continue Reading →
I have been afraid of my own adult child and I have finally figured out why. In what seems like a lifetime ago now, I catered to a mother who was an alcoholic, a mean drunk. She spared no effort in putting everyone down especially, me. She tore me to shreds as a person or... Continue Reading →
So...I've been through the proverbial mill with health issues that have been plaguing me for nearly a decade. I've both tried and gone through every test, procedure and being put under anesthesia a couple of times now, to no avail. The problem keeps reoccurring. Final decision is a final surgery in which an organ will... Continue Reading →
Have you ever looked back at old journals and realized that you were saying the same things then that you are now but, had felt that it was all new revelations? I was recently going through stacks of old journals that I had kept, about to write in the latest one and get rid of... Continue Reading →
AUDIO VERSION: (Transcript below for those who prefer to read) "You are the adult, the parent and it's up to you to keep the lines of communication going with your adult child by reaching out to them, telling them that you love them and keep on doing it even if you don't get... Continue Reading →
AUDIO VERSION: (Transcript below for those who prefer to read instead) Flesh, blood and DNA make them part of us. I'm talking about our children here. They are the beings that we brought into this world after our bodies, lives and mental status were changed immensely and having given up so much of both... Continue Reading →
Is there middle ground between worrying oneself silly by knowing too much and, knowing too little but, not worrying about much while being ripped off by others?
There's NO magic pill or formula to losing weight but, it must be a plan that you can stick to life-long or you'll gain it all back again.