Monthly Archives: April 2011

remainders reminders

I think I understand why people quit taking prescription drugs. First, they are a pain to remember. Second, who wants a drug floating around in their body? Third, when they start to work, you forget that it is the drug … Continue reading

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listening

I’ve learned a lot about myself, and pay more attention to more about myself since cancer. I mean, it is inevitable, right? One thing that I know that I do more of, and a better job of, is listening to … Continue reading

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refocus

Jessica is forever telling me that I eat weird food. (well, forever since I changed my diet.) She might be right, but I can tell you that, even after only a week of off and on eating well/without thinking, my … Continue reading

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sometimes …

you lose focus. Or, I do, at least. This has been kind of a rough week for me (with a happy Wednesday that I need to make the center of my thinking), starting with the exhaustion of Saturday. Sunday was … Continue reading

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reminders

Today was one of the days when I was reminded that I’m still recovering from chemo. Trudy had an OK night, so I can’t blame the day’s exhaustion on lack of sleep, but I knew something was up this morning … Continue reading

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shuffle

I am a planning, goal setting kind of a girl. I always have been. As a kid at summer camp, I knew that I would swim 50 miles over the course of 5 weeks. I set it, I did it. … Continue reading

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simple

So, I’m home with the Trudes today with no childcare help, working when she napped, and cleaning the house around her. Now, I would be the second (after Jessica) person to tell you that housekeeping is not my, you know, … Continue reading

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acquaintances

Arden came with me on our weekly grocery shop this morning, and we ran into my very favorite early morning Y attender. I’ll call her Josephine. We seem to run into each other all over town, which both cracks me … Continue reading

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