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Tuesday is Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy came today. I do upper body/arm exercises with them. Today it seemed as if we breezed through them quickly and didn’t have to rest as often and wasn’t huffing and puffing like last week. So I am improving … Continue reading

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What’s normal?

I remember as a child feeling different. I wore glasses which was not as common in the 50’s as it is now. I was called 4 eyes and made to feel different. I was an insecure child and sucked my … Continue reading

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A little tired today

Therapy doesn’t come on Sunday so I was excited to have a day off. It occurred to me that I probably should begin walking across my kitchen using my walker since I’m not walking 6 times a night to the … Continue reading

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What If?

This is in response to the daily prompt  http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/gone-with-the-windfall/. You just inherited $1,000,000 from an aunt you didn’t even know existed. What’s the first thing you buy (or otherwise use the money for)? I’ve played this game since I was … Continue reading

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One day at a time

I was reading some blogs today and came across one that talked about just worrying about today. Funny how we look ahead and think but ‘what if?’ and ‘but what about this’ or ‘how am I going to handle that?’ … Continue reading

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Change

Changes are inevitable. Sometimes they are gradual like progressing from a cane to a walker and then to a wheelchair. Sometimes they are sudden such as one day you are working and somewhat mobile and functional, and the next day, … Continue reading

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Started physical therapy today

Last Saturday, I was still working. I am handicapped and use walker and wheelchair to get places and use an office chair to work in so I can get around. Sunday night/Monday morning about 2 am I fell and had … Continue reading

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Your Character and Destiny

I read this today at http://godfruits.com and found it too amazing not to share. Your Character and Destiny Be careful of your thoughts, For your thoughts become your words. Be careful of your words, For your words become your deeds. … Continue reading

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ARGH! I Deleted my Blog!

I am fairly new to my laptop. I got it from a family member, so I don’t know all the hidden keys or functions. I just love using the laptop. So, this morning, I am on a roll. I’ve started a blog … Continue reading

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I’m feeling really Handicapped today

I recently decided to try selling AVON as a part-time job. I began all excited and eager to try this. Knowing I would be at a disadvantage from the start, because I can’t physically walk a neighborhood and hunt up customers, I … Continue reading

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What I would Say to My 16-Year-Old Self

[Sunrise or sunset] (LOC) Where there is hope, there is life. I would give this hope for the future to my younger self. I would talk in generalities, but encourage myself to expect better things in the future. I would … Continue reading

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“Center Stage”

I’m an amateur fan of dance. By that I mean I love to watch dance movies of almost any genre. I just have never danced myself. Ballet, hip hop, ballroom, I have always loved watching the movements the human body … Continue reading

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A hard goodbye

My sister Carol was 4 years younger than I. My sister Bonnie was 2 years younger than Carol. Thomas, the youngest was 10 years younger than I was. Growing up, my sisters were very close. I was the oldest and … Continue reading

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Mixed Emotions

You know how some days you just feel a little off? You’re not sure why, but you just don’t feel quite up to normal. I began thinking about things, and trying to figure it all out. Church was good, as usual. … Continue reading

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A National Treasure

A month or so ago in Church, we recognized and honored all couples who had been married at least 50 years. It was a very moving sight to me. We had many couples stand up to be recognized. And then … Continue reading

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