Yesterday I went back to the AbilityLab for a re-check. I've been really nervous for the tests, mostly because it's hard to tell if you are getting better or worse when you are always in pain no matter what. I saw improvements with everything! One of the things I struggle with a lot is strength … Continue reading maintain the pain
rocky racoon - the squirrel
It's Chicago Bears Day!! (first game) Here are pictures of some of my favorite games... I have so many more pictures that are not digital, I will get to those 🙂
It's almost football season... and the Cubs having a great season life is good !
LH431 ORD-FRA 09/02/18 Lufthansa flight 431 - Chicago O'hare to Frankfurt, Germany 747-8
My mom's garden is goals!!
The best concert ever ... Nine Inch Nails in Luxembourg - September 07, 2009 I also sat next to Robert Redford on the flight over !
... powerlines and pretty skies 🌌. honor the min pin Josie the cockapoo cardinal sighting !
While I can't say I have been doing great, I have gotten some good news about my health that i want to share. I've also gotten some bad news, so I'll share it all. I saw my Neurologist a few weeks ago at Northwestern. He specializes in stroke and neurocritical care. He is a really … Continue reading for good
...back to my garden (penny lane) beatles all day.
My mom's garden is amazing. My parents bought this house almost 30 years ago. It is over 100 years old, and somehow gets more beautiful every year (thanks to my mom). raven This used to be my dad’s pond. My mom filled it in and made it into a garden 🌺 I still have similar … Continue reading the house that built me
BOOK TALK Meet the ‘Difficult’ Women Who Wrote Their Own Rules These 29 women weren’t willing to be anything but fully themselves, from Jane Goodall to Frida Kahlo to Billie Jean King. BY SIMON WORRALL PUBLISHED MAY 12, 2018 This story is part of Women of Impact, a National Geographic project centered around women breaking barriers in … Continue reading meet the ‘difficult’ women who wrote their own rules — national geographic
Gary Allan - Watching Airplanes - 2007 ... just a 787 cruising over the expressway - at Chicago O'Hare Airport
You Can’t Always Get What You Want The Rolling Stones I saw her today at the reception A glass of wine in her hand I knew she would meet her connection At her feet was her footloose man No, you can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You … Continue reading you can’t always get what you want
Ready to Rise and Shine 🦋 Louise Bernadette Dowd - I’m still not feeling good, but the garden is looking good! No matter what, still gotta rise and shine 💙 #readytoriseandshine #positivevibes #butyoudontlooksick #onward
Even though I look healthy, I have some serious medical problems going on. While my cervical artery dissection is healing very nicely, from my last scan, it still places me at being high risk for a stroke, and I still have "stroke-like" symptoms every day. It can be scary when you don't know what it … Continue reading my story – part 15 – cervical artery dissection registry
A 🦋 came to visit the garden today! I'm usually not quick enough to get pictures, but this one hung out for a while!! 🦋🌺🌸🤙🌻🐛 Fly - Sugar Ray - 1997
BAYNK - What You Need (ft. NÏKA) I am having a terribly painful weekend, so I am entertaining myself with dance videos 🙂 -- and a really cool show on the History Channel about H.H. Holmes - The First American Serial Killer (he had a creepy murder house on the south side of Chicago). So … Continue reading what you need
Baby - Justin Bieber ft. Ludacris 2010 My sister had her baby today!! It's a boy!
Don't You Worry Child - Andrew Garcia, Alex G, Andy Lange & Chester See I still can't listen to this song without crying, but it's good tears, and good memories. This was released in 2013 and I have had it on my playlist since then ... the meaning has changed, and that is what I … Continue reading don’t you worry child
It's a Nirvana and gardening kind of day In Bloom Nirvana Sell the kids for food Weather changes moods Spring is here again Reproductive glands He's the one Who like all our pretty songs And he likes to sing along And he likes to shoot his gun But he don't know what it means Don't … Continue reading in bloom