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Every mouth has a tail to tell

6.11 am here in the SHIRE waiting for the Sun to appear had a restless night due to teeth extractions and following infection but antibiotics running there course do nothing for the pain the aching wanting to bang your head on the wall for some relief Jimbob has kept me company most of the night angel finally dropped of to sleep so keeping out of the bedroom so she can sleep even Angels need to rest,Brian has taken over the looking after me Brieni would but she has trouble getting up the stairs…See More
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"restless night after teeth extractions infections in gums only 2 doses of antibiotics to take hope they get the pesky germs"
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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
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friends,knowledge
Date diagnosed
May 19, 1996
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8.6
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Retired due to ill health heart failure gout diabetes prostrate but finding every day a gift married 5 children all grown up 5 grandchildren 2 boys 3 girls all wonderful married 46 years to my Angel Sheila who looks after me as well as working, hurts my self respect but maybe there will come a day when I can work again

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Every mouth has a tail to tell

Posted on November 20, 2014 at 6:30am 1 Comment

6.11 am here in the SHIRE waiting for the Sun to appear had a restless night due to teeth extractions and following infection but antibiotics running there course do nothing for the pain the aching wanting to bang your head on the wall for some relief Jimbob has kept me company most of the night angel finally dropped of to sleep so keeping out of the bedroom so she can sleep even Angels need to rest,Brian has taken over the looking after me Brieni would but she has trouble getting up the…

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Moon over the SHIRE,,

Posted on November 7, 2014 at 4:30pm 2 Comments

As November rolls out the change in the weather is noticeable chilly nights constant rain looks like snow is not far away,Christmas for me and Angel are quiet affairs all our kids have grown up and some have families of there own and like to spend Christmas at home and that is how it should be I suppose while shopping today we purchased a Tree to decorate the cat`s have taken to it giving it a good inspection hope to have a photo of it soon.

Full Moon to while away the midnight hours…

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In the bump of the night

Posted on November 2, 2014 at 4:00am 3 Comments

3.45am,on a Monday morning woke up by Jimbob some 2 hours ago nugging my nose you never get use to waking up with a cat full in your face hello jimbob I say what do you want this time in a morning she gives a little squeek not a meooow like the other two cats Brieni and Brian ok come on jim lets go and see what the other two cat`s are doing, half asleep half awake not a good thing to be when clambering down two flights of stairs almost in the dark trying to avoid falling over the cat who…

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A bit to do about nothing

Posted on October 21, 2014 at 10:30pm 1 Comment

My blood sugars are high again 22.5 along way a way from the 7 and below I need since being prescribed metformin my sugars have been high not really helping the situation by noshing cadburys giant buttons Jimbobs back is healing had a severe attack of fleas, which caused irritation to her back took her to the local vets who gave her anti biotics something for the itching and I gave her flea treatment also did the flea treatment on Brian and Brieni all seem to getting better it cost us £100…

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At 2:51pm on November 6, 2014, lotsofshots said…

At 10:55am on October 21, 2014, lotsofshots said…

At 1:54pm on October 13, 2014, shoshana27 said…

so glad to hear from you & that angel is well please we'd love to see you in our chat room from time to time
lots of hugs
shoshana

At 2:39pm on September 30, 2014, lotsofshots said…

At 7:27am on September 29, 2014, shoshana27 said…

tweedle we all miss you hope you & angel & your furry friends are ok
everyone sends their love your way
hope to hear from you soon
lots of hugs
shoshana

At 11:10am on September 20, 2014, lotsofshots said…

Hi Twiddle, I hope that you are okay. I have been thinking of you. Ellen

At 2:46pm on September 11, 2014, lotsofshots said…

At 4:26am on July 28, 2014, lotsofshots said…

Hi Twiddle, It is nice to hear from you. I am so sorry that you are having a hard time controlling your blood glucose. That can make you feel really sick. Have you told your doctor about it? Maybe you should take more insulin. It is a problem though because then you might gain more weight. I have been having trouble with highs lately.
It is sunny out today and it gets really hot here too. I haven't been feeling that well either. When I can get my BGs down into the 100s I feel better but that is hard to do and sometimes it gets up to 3 or 400 and I feel terrible. I have been swimming to help with exercise. How are the cats doing. I have one named Zen and she is black with a little white. The cicadas are singing at this time of year and they sound really nice. In spite of the heat we have had a lot of rain this year and that makes it very humid. I will be glad when autumn comes. It is my favorite time of year. Only need to get through August here and September is nice because it cools off quite a bit. I am looking forward to all the fall festivals that we have here that celebrate the change of seasons. Summer is not my favorite because I get too hot. I hope that you feel better. Any ideas for blogs? You always spice things up. Take care. It is nice to hear from you.
Ellen

At 3:48pm on July 26, 2014, lotsofshots said…

Hi Twiddle, Where have you been? It is time for you to write another blog.. We need to know how you are doing. I swear that I can feel fall in the air even though early fall is more than a month away. I just ate a fresh tomato from the garden. Tomatoes taste so much better when they are home grown. It was my first big one this year.
I have been to the swimming pool today. It was beautiful and I stayed there for three hours. I got quite a tan built up.
How are you feeling this summer. Is it hot in the Shire this year. How are the cats and your angel? How are the kids and the grandchildren coming along. I hope your health is going okay. Are you still trying to lose weight. I lost a bunch and it feels a lot easier to do things now. My health is much better too. It comes and goes with flare ups but I am feeling really good right now especially with the exercise in the swimming pool. Do you have anywhere that you can go swimming to cool off. Well, have a good weekend.

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