Today, Pippin turns 8 years old. I feel very happy to say his health has been good the past 4 or 5 months and he’s just as energetic and lively as he was when he was a kitten. He’s such a love bug and is as chatty as ever. I get such joy out of … More 2-28-22 Pippin’s birthday and other updates
My days are flying by and I feel like I have almost no time to write my blog anymore. It’s really great in one sense, because it means I’m living life so much that I don’t have time to document it. But I also want to document it so I may look back and see … More 2-19-20
This weekend has been an absolute blast and I could not ask for a better birthday weekend, especially since it’s my first one without Gene. On Friday, my work closed our office at 12:30 pm and we all went to Dave and Busters for a holiday party. I know it wasn’t for my birthday but … More 11-24-19 It’s my bday!
Happy news at the doctor’s today – my platelets continue to go up! I will take 10 mg less of steroids for the next week in hopes that the platelets continue their soaring pattern. I even had a brief but lovely conversation with the lab tech about the Botanic Gardens which was a great distraction … More Random thoughts of 9-30-19
Elisabeth’s and my apartment is really coming together and I am loving it. Having a clean, beautiful space to come home to and chill in really helps and lifts my mood. The teal couch was a fantastic choice too, fyi. The both of us have done a really exceptional job of keeping our home clean … More Apartment living
We have a couch now! It got delivered yesterday and I love it. It’s a brilliant teal, fits three people, and is comfortable. I finally feel like Elisabeth and I can start inviting people over to hang out. Who wants to come over?! But more than that, it means that our apartment is really a … More Couch, jobs, & divorce
Yesterday evening Kaitlin came over and spent the night! I am so grateful for her and Kevin. We ate dinner and then she taught me how to decorate sugar cookies. I had tried a few years ago but had trouble because 1. I didn’t know what I was doing and 2. the icing we made … More Kaitlin’s visit and my day