Category Archives: education

I Challenge You…

  Yesterday I heard someone at our clinic say to a patient ‘your next appointment is in four months so that will be June’…and my heart got just a little bit lighter :).  ONLY four months until the glorious month … Continue reading

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What I Learned this Summer…

Hellooo…long time no see!!  It’s been awhile since my last blog and all I’ve got to offer as means of an excuse is the proverbial boring one of “I’ve been busy!!”  I’ve missed blogging though. It’s something I’ve always found … Continue reading

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  It seems surreal that I am sitting on a beautiful sandy beach in Mexico while back home they are preparing for a major snow storm.  My hubby and I treated ourselves to a much needed winter break and are … Continue reading

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Sugar and Spice…one of these ain’t so nice!

The picture for this blog is my husbands bedside table:  couple of books, a pen, and a Purdy’s chocolate Santa.  Nothing that unusual I suppose except we are now past the next dreaded holiday for the chocoholic, that being Valentines Day…AND … Continue reading

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Holiday Health

My feet are starting to get wet.  Soon the water will creep up to my ankles, then mid calf and onwards and upwards.   It is the beginning of December and I’m starting to get that ‘drowning’ feeling.  It actually started on Black Friday … Continue reading

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Four Letter Words that start with ‘F’…

 What is a four letter word that starts with ‘f’, that is baaaad, and that should you say it in front of your Lap-band nurse you risk getting a virtual ‘mouth washed out with soap’ or hand slap? If you … Continue reading

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The ‘Little Things’

Today was  the day for my monthly visit (whoa! that’s sounds like a preamble to icky grade 5 health class…) to our downtown clinic. The night before my ‘Downtown Day’ I have to rifle through my closet to find  something from this decade that is … Continue reading

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Setting the Bar

I don’t like winter. I dread when the temperature starts to dip into the single digits let alone the minus range. I hate shovelling snow and I don’t like cold things unless they come in a frosted glass with a … Continue reading

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The Most Important Investment of All

I still kind of shake my head when I realize that summer is actually over,  fall is well under way, and winter not that far off!! I was SO meant to be born in SoCal (that’s ‘Southern California’ for all … Continue reading

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“I Got a Fever”…..

“I got a fever, and the only prescription is more cowbell”. (If you are a fan of SNL and Will Ferrell you will recognize that phrase and chuckle.  If not you probably just think me odd :)). The fever I’ve … Continue reading

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