License to Gorge

October 6, 2006

It’s looking like sometime in the fairly near future I will be losing the nickname of Uniboob. Todd and I met with the surgical oncologist yesterday concerning a prophylactic right mastectomy and I see the plastic surgeon next week about the reconstruction. Reconstruction has improved significantly over the years, even just since I had my…

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My Theme Song

October 4, 2006

I stole this from Amanda (Bookwormom) Your Theme Song is Beautiful Day by U2 “Sky falls, you feel like It’s a beautiful day Don’t let it get away” You see the beauty in life, especially in ordinary everyday moments. And if you’re feeling down, even that seems a little beautiful too. What’s Your Theme Song?…

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So much to post. So little time…

October 4, 2006

Todd told me this evening that I need a new post because he’s getting bored reading the same thing over and over. This past week has given me many blogworthy subjects, but I’m afraid I don’t have the time or the energy to give any of them the attention they deserve. They will have to…

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Eggless Cookie Dough Recipe

September 27, 2006

I’ve just enough time to post the recipe I’ve been promising you guys. So here it is: 1 C. butter1 tsp. vanilla1 C. packed brown sugar2 C. all purpose flour1 pinch salt1 C. chocolate chips Cream butter, vanilla and sugar. Sift flour and salt. Mix into butter/sugar. Fold in chips. The recipe says to spread…

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No Time for Blogging

September 25, 2006

We had a great weekend. Lots of good stuff going on. Much to tell. But I don’t have time write much so I’ll give you the Reader’s Digest Condensed Version. Saturday evening was a neighborhood block party. There’s only one way in and out of the subdivision so we blocked off one of the streets…

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MS 150

September 19, 2006

My husband, Todd, rode in the 26th Annual City to Shore Bike Tour this past Saturday. He colleted a good amount of money for the charity and I decided to post the email he sent his sponsors yesterday. After reading it I’m sure you’ll feel a deep compassion for our children. The poor kids just…

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Avast, Me Hearties!

September 19, 2006

Today is September 19 – better known as International Talk Like a Pirate Day to buccaneers and scaliwags alike. A time to grab yerself a pint o’ grog, admire Capt’n Jack Sparrow and say things like “Argh” and “Shiver me timbers!” Just go check out the website. It’s a hoot! READING I finished Viscount Vagabond…

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Funny Video

September 18, 2006

My cousin, Charmian, posted this video at our family Yahoo group. It’s just too funny not to share. Rather impressive, if you ask me. TREADMILL VIDEO Enjoy!

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

September 17, 2006

I had a life-altering experience on Saturday. To some it may seem like nothing to get worked up about, no big deal. But to me it was like a gift from God, better than sliced bread (which truly doesn’t excite me). You know how there are special moments in your life that are so full…

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The Anniversary Cake

September 14, 2006

As probably all of you know, I had a left mastectomy on May 3, 2005 due to breast cancer. On May 3, 2006 this cake was delivered to my door: Two of my friends, Lisa and Amy (hi guys), sent this to me for an anniversary cheer-me-up. Along with the cake they sent a card.…

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