Archives for July 2011

Long week, great weekend, and a yummy Sunday dinner.

Last week was a doozy.  My knee was really needing downtime after my knee scope on the 7th, but my work schedule wasn’t allowing for much of a break.  I stayed swollen and uncomfortable for the majority of the week.  Oatmeal’s 91 year old grandmother went into the hospital and we found out on Monday […]

Tonight’s supper…. Shrimp and Veggies in Coconut Milk. So, I’ve never cooked with

People keep asking me, “So what do you and Oatmeal eat if you can’t have gluten, dairy,

So, on Thursday I got my left knee scoped.  I drove to my hometown (6 hours from mine and Oatmeal


I got a compliment last weekend that still has me feeling good. “You have a really pretty complexion.” I just about turned around to see if someone was standing behind me. 13 years of acne medication and birth control and I finally cleared up my skin this year by giving up gluten and dairy. No […]


My big corporate gig has me doing a lot of things that I’ve never done.  I took a “Strength Profile” that told me my number 1 strength is Empathy.  (Maybe this is why I couldn’t throw the mouse traps away this week. I felt too bad for them.)  I also completed a “Dream Manager” assessment, […]