Thursday, July 14, 2016

BACK TO THE DOCTOR

Yesterday I took Joe back to the doctor.  Not only was it a follow-up, but he had two other things to talk to her about.  Everything went well and he now has four new medications to take.

He wasn't feeling well so I took the prescription to the pharmacy for him, dropped him off and then went to Shop Rite to get a few things we needed.  I now have everything I need for dinner through next Friday.  I just started making up menus for the week and it is really helping me to know what I need to buy.

I saw on my National Days calendar that yesterday was National Chocolate with Almonds Day.  I was having fun with that on my facebook page and people were commenting what candy bar they would like to eat.  I really wanted a candy bar but I am trying so hard to be good.  So instead when I was shopping I decided to try a Chobani Almond Coco Loco yogurt.  It has coconut flavored yogurt with chocolate chips and almonds to put on top.


I wasn't sure if I'd like it, but it was delicious!  I had it for lunch along with a lactase pill so that I wouldn't get sick on the dairy.  I am definitely getting it again.  And only 240 calories for lunch.

I wore one of my favorite pieces of jewelry that Joe gave me.  I love butterflies and he buys me a lot of them.


But what I love most about this piece is it's also a watch.  I don't have to wear it on my wrist.


Isn't that so cute and unusual?  I wear it quite a bit when I am going out.

I worked some more on my oven door tonight.  I think one more session and it will be done.  I wish my arthritis would let me finish it all at once, but at least it is getting done.  What is finished looks like a new oven.  I will NEVER let it get that bad again.

I wanted to do so much more, but didn't get there.  In fact I fell asleep on the sofa and never got my wash hung or dishes run in the dishwasher.  So I think I will start my day now and get those things done.

Until later...


Kathy

6 comments:

  1. Happy to hear Joe has new meds that will help him.I will still pray for him. Yogurt sounds delicious.I LOVE the 'Good morning'picture! It is so peaceful. I can imagine sitting with some tea....relaxing...
    Have a gorgeous day!

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    1. Yes, please continue to pray. He has a long way to go. The yogurt was wonderful If you like yogurt you will love this.

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  2. Question: What is Shop Rite?
    You get the most fun things there, plus food? Is it like a Walmart?
    Hope Joe is better.

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    1. Shop Rite is a grocery store. Like an Albertson's out your way. I've email you a response because it's too much to write here.

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  3. Hi Kathy! Hope these new meds will be just what Joe needs. Oh, my! You mentioned Shop Rite and that is where I fell and broke my knee cap in their parking lot! I used to plan my meals is it really is a good thing to do but I don't do it any more. Love your sweet pieces of jewelry! Hope your arthritis gets better and thanks so much for popping in to see me.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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    1. Oh no! I will be super careful to not fall in their parking lot. I just started planning my meals. I don't know how long that will last, but for right now it's making my life easier.

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