Phase Three

That period of life when what was so relevant isn't as relevant. Lighten Up!

Keto and Low Carb and Eye Cataract Surgery

Yikes, Eyes, Eye Surgery, and the terrifying medical manual from 1950 that shows lifted eyelid !!     Seems that many are using the Keto diet to lose weight and … Continue reading

February 19, 2019

Pork Rind Tortillas

Originally posted on The Primitive Palate:
My husband loves tacos.  Don’t get me wrong, so do I! But we differ in one area. I am a hard shell girl and…

August 12, 2018

Shall We Dance?

I so remember my years of learning ballet, on your dime, until my teen years when I could see that as a single mother, newly divorced, cost of lessons was … Continue reading

July 19, 2018

Shake up your life: Her death gives me pause to reconsider and change perspective

Hey, Hi Mom.  I miss you, and I know you know that where ever you are in the life after this earthly existence.  It has been a year since you … Continue reading

July 19, 2018

Well Shoot …. it is for real

Well, shoot. The diabetes diagnosis is real enough. Darn, here I am doing the stages of denial, bargaining, anger, and I don’t think I have yet done depression in a … Continue reading

June 15, 2018

Spoonies or How Many Spoons in a Day

  type 2 diabetes spoon theory infographic Infographic: If you live with chronic illness, explaining your condition can be tough. The spoon theory was created to do just that, and … Continue reading

June 15, 2018

Our move and a trip to Europe

Where we lived, my mother’s condo was next door to our condo. I could not take my morning walks without having to go past her condo. Every time we had … Continue reading

May 15, 2018

Aging: One of the adventures

For the most part, I did not start paying attention to aging and what it means to Arthur to grow older until September 2011, the month I retired. Then after … Continue reading

February 24, 2018

My dear Mom – Was She Blind?

Yes, she was and not for the usual Diabetic reasons.  One morning she woke up and couldn’t see.  Of course, she saw Dr’s and they worked hard on getting her … Continue reading

February 24, 2018

Dang it – Diabetes 2 – Really?! Why didn’t she Tell me/Teach me?

  Hi –  This week I was diagnosed as having Diabetes 2. It is not entirely a surpise to me as my numbers have been bordering on a bit too … Continue reading

February 24, 2018 · 1 Comment



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