Haiku Time

Showtime free preview And Kindle Fire Have become mainstays. Reading Stephen King's Eleven Twen- ty Two Sixty Three. Taking medicine And feeling tired So I'm stuck in bed. Things are bearable With books and TV And my Kindle Fire. 🙂

Should have known…

I made it through the holidays pretty well, minus the high blood pressure scare, despite the fact I was surrounded by people who were sick or getting sick. I had begun to think this would be the first winter in forever that I didn't get what everyone else had. Wrong.... After two days of my… Continue reading Should have known…

Under Pressure

No...that title is NOT referring to the song made famous by Queen and David Bowie. It's referring both to blood pressure and being under pressure due to it. Most people who read my blog on a regular basis probably know i'm a bigger girl and may know about my thyroid problem. Despite being a plus… Continue reading Under Pressure

Mirthful Monday-Get Well Edition

Due to this lovely cold I have, I decided to do a Mirthful Monday dedicated to adding humor to the allergy and cold season we are in. Thus, I am naming this the Get Well Edition. May others find some get well humor when they are going through allergies, cold, flu, etc.! Okay, ladies, which… Continue reading Mirthful Monday-Get Well Edition

Switching Heads

I wish it were possible to switch heads the way you switch shoes. This head on my shoulders currently feels out of place and full of pain. Added to my tooth pain, I have gained a head cold, replete with coughing, sneezing, stuffiness, headache and fever. It's time like this, I wish to detach my… Continue reading Switching Heads

Dealing with pain through the mind

How do YOU deal with physical pain? Do you have a secret for getting over the pain? I do...sort of. One of the ways I deal with headaches, especially migraines, is by using "pressure points". I guess that's what they are called. I had read years ago about pinching the skin between your thumb and… Continue reading Dealing with pain through the mind

Part 3 of my 2001 Missions Trip

Part 2 showed some of the fun I had and some differences in the countries....This part will show you WHY I compare my missions trip to my honeymoon when it comes to negative experiences. As I mentioned earlier, a day or two into the trip I started having headaches consistently. Since I didn't have the… Continue reading Part 3 of my 2001 Missions Trip