Coronavirus – Let Us All Be Wise


By now, I suppose you’ve heard about the coronavirus? Believe me, it is a hot topic, especially on social media. Here’s a warning – please do not believe the information/news on social media, or the Internet. Just because a link pulls up for you to read doesn’t mean it is true. Have you heard the expression “Fake News?”

Excuse Me…I Thought HIPAA Protected Us and The Privacy of Medical Records


Dearest Readers: Have you ever gotten a phone call from an “unavailable” phone number only to take the time to answer it? Yesterday, I did. Normally, I do not answer the phone when the number is “unavailable;” however, I was waiting for a phone call to let me know the service tech was on hisContinue reading “Excuse Me…I Thought HIPAA Protected Us and The Privacy of Medical Records”

LEARN TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES, BEFORE IT CONTROLS YOU


Late one evening while watching TV with my husband Phil, I reminded him to check his glucose level. His reply was the usual, ‘I’ll do it later.’ Knowing him as I do, I was frustrated. He has the tendency to procrastinate, so I chose a different approach. “Why don’t you check mine and let’s compare.”Continue reading “LEARN TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES, BEFORE IT CONTROLS YOU”

Steroids…Weight Gain…Weight Watchers…


Have you ever gotten ill and your doctor prescribed steroids, such as Prednisone? Earlier this year, when I was so dreadfully ill with acute bronchial asthma, my doctor prescribed a different steroid since I had cognitive disabilities with Prednisone.

We Are Family…


Dearest Readers: I suppose one could say this week has been an eventful week. A week of highs. Lows. Events. Thankfulness and most of all, Gratitude. Early Tuesday, I left Charleston, driving to Georgia to visit with my sister and her family. My sister’s name shall remain anonymous. I believe in protecting privacy. We hadContinue reading “We Are Family…”

Happy New Year, 2017


Dearest Readers: Today is December 31, 2016. The last day of 2016. I would like to say Good Riddance to 2016. A year of much controversy in the USA, a dreadful year for politics, and a great year for a ‘shocking Presidential election.’ It appeared everyone was ‘shocked’ when Donald J. Trump was elected theContinue reading “Happy New Year, 2017”

Weight Watchers… Building A Bridge To A New Adventure


Dearest Readers: Today, I will share a bit of my experience and dedication to Weight Watchers. I joined Weight Watchers in March, 2011. On the day I joined, I was mortified. Afraid. Horrified I would see someone I knew and they would share with the world that “Barbie was in Weight Watchers today…” I’m certainContinue reading “Weight Watchers… Building A Bridge To A New Adventure”

When and If Hurricane Matthew Comes to the Lowcountry…


Dearest Readers: Within 24-36 hours, we, in the low country, will know what our chance of meeting Hurricane Matthew is. Here’s what I predict. As most of you know, Charleston, SC is the ‘number one city in the world.’ No doubt, a Chamber of Commerce statement. Yes, it is a beautiful city. Antiquated!!! And I’mContinue reading “When and If Hurricane Matthew Comes to the Lowcountry…”