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New Year’s Resolutions: 1. Don’t. 2. Never forget not to. * — * Resolutions are quoted but original author unknown. Know who said it? Please let me know in a comment.
People are making lists of good things that happened in 2016, although at this point it seems kind of like telling a lupus patient “at least it’s not cancer”. But c’est la vie. I’ll give it a shot. Surely something positive must have happened this year. The new turtle got along fine with the old […]
It is not polite to laugh at someone else’s discomfort but sometimes it happens. Sometimes things get so ridiculously bad that you find yourself laughing. Like a couple days ago. As if me and my daughter both being sick wasn’t enough, the dog had to get an ear infection. He wanted to fit in, I […]
Since I can’t find any feedback forms or complaint forms to use, it looks like blogging this is the only way to get it out there. About 10 years ago, I ended up going to Parkland, the Dallas County hospital, when lupus got into my kidneys. I needed treatment; I had no insurance; there was […]
This is it, folks: the last post of the year. And I did it. I posted every other Thursday for the entire year, just like I resolved to do. Look, Mommy, I made 26 posts. So was it successful? I made a New Year’s Resolution and I completed it. Do I get a cookie or […]
You’re supposed to do a “I give thanks for __” blog on Thanksgiving, but I’m going to do something different. Seems like everyone is debating refugees right now. Should Americans allow Syrian refugees to enter our country? It’s a silly question. Most of us in the United States came here from someplace else. Refugees, immigrants, […]
Diet: cut back on chocolate. Ugh. I don’t want to write about diet. So much myth and misunderstanding. Why do I think I need to cut back on chocolate? Because it’s extra calories I don’t need. I get plenty of food otherwise – food that has nutrients and vitamins and protein and all the stuff […]