My Eyeballs are twirling in Circles!

My interview today went well. So well, they want to see me next Monday morning. Now I am going down that road. ????? What to do? I am battling internally. I would like a job that keeps me interested and pays me and has health benefits. But is being away from home too much to…

Stress and Insomnia!

It’s almost 2 in the morning and I can’t go to sleep. I have tried. Tossing and turning, but my mind won’t shut off. I hate sleep problems. Tomorrow morning I have a telephone interview and am stressing about that. It’s for a job over 7 hours away from home. I only need to work…

Oncologist

My sister Pam with her son Brian. Yesterday, my sister and her daughter, my mother and I went to the oncologist to get the results of her testing for breast cancer. Good news is that she remained at Stage II. Her body scan was negative and no metastasized cancer. But, because her cancer was small and…

Cold Fear

My daughter is the blonde in the NICU CREW shirt on the left. Rockford Health System reports that its REACT helicopter crew members recently starting training on a temporary aircraft with the hopes of bringing the program back online after a Dec. 10 copter crash that killed three people. Those words put a cold fear…

The Versatile Blogger Award

Who me?    I was suprised to see this today.  Thank you so much to http://mauldinfamily1.wordpress.com/   for nominating me.  I follow her blog and enjoy reading it. The blogs I would like to nominate and follow everyday are: http://travelspirit333.com/ http://pearlsandparis.wordpress.com/ http://positiveboomer.net/ http://runeatlife.me/ http://theseeker57.wordpress.com/ http://utesmile.wordpress.com/ http://thecraftyfrugaler.wordpress.com/ http://opallaontrails.wordpress.com/ http://hopethehappyhugger.wordpress.com/ http://sardonicandsunny.wordpress.com/ http://candycoatedreality.com/ http://5kidswdisabilities.com/ http://lesleycarter.wordpress.com/ http://shannonathompson.com/ Thank you all for…

Life Lessons from a 13 Year Old

Many things in life can be scary. Trying things for the first time, changing your lifestyle, letting yourself be vulnerable. You make the choices. Do you stay in your safe place or take a hesitant step towards a more fulfilling and fun life? My granddaughter showed me the way.  Be scared, but do it anyway!…

Surrender

I have been spending my time on the internet looking for jobs, at least 2 hours a day. Plus I have set up searches on various job boards to email me when new jobs appear. Waiting to find my way and still trying to surrender to controlling the outcome. Doesn’t mean I’m not trying to…

Low Carb Breakfast

Spinach Omelet with Black Olives and Feta Cheese Low Carb can be good!

Fat and Thinner, never Skinny

My daughter and I at her graduation.  I was much thinner then and younger :). While I don’t think I will ever get back to my original weight, 6 lbs 3 oz, I most often don’t take the time to remember where I have come from. As I was looking thru pictures recently, it reminded…

Celebrities in NY

Carrie and I in Tour Bus                                   Becky – top of the Empire State Bldg Carrie and Trace Adkins                                     Me with Pearce Morgan While in NYC we ran into one of the competitions for The Apprentice. These guys were selling hot dogs for charity and to see which team could raise the most money. Me with…