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At 6:46pm on February 24, 2012, Kathy said…

Hi Joanne - thanks so much for sharing my joy re the kidney deal. Yes, it is indeed a miracle.
Have a good weekend.

At 9:07am on February 24, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

YEAH YEAH PETE IS COMING HOME. ENJOY HIM> HUGS,REED

At 8:42am on February 24, 2012, Marie B said…

hi Joanne. Manny is coming to that ADA conference, it is a thrill to meet him. Donna H also will be there. I'd love to meet her. still haven't decided if I'll go.

ed is on indeed every day, also LinkedIn and the Ladders, Careers in Food, a few others. He has an MBA in Finance and has been upper management in sales and marketing for years, mostly in the food industry (consumer products).

At 8:10am on February 24, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joanne. I woke up at 2 and said to myself OH NO NOT ONE OF THOSE NIGHTS I turned over and the next thing I knew it was g:45 PTL. My BG 118 unusual for me but I will take it. At 7 it was 73 and humid. How are things with you. You still doing fairly well? You tire easily? I hope things continue to improve for you. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Tom must have fish..Lenten Fridays. I hate Florida fish. I will go to the Seafood shoppe to see what they have. He is giving up so much stuff for Lent I should save money. Yiou have a wonderful day. I care. HUGS.Reed

At 9:35am on February 23, 2012, catlover said…

Joanne-That is terrific news about your newly expected grand (daughter). I take it from the graphic that it is a girl. Samantha will have a cousin close to her age. I hope the pregnancy continues to go well for your dil. I am OK taking one day at a time and enjoying our "spring" weather. Hope work isn't too difficult for you this week. Cat

At 9:01am on February 23, 2012, Doris D said…

Well 1st off they told her that she was due on the 20th of June then she changed drs and he told her that she was due on the 15th of July so the 4th might be it for her. LOL! I'm kinda holding out for the 29th of June b/c that's my annaversery. I will be married to my husband for 28 years on the 29th of June this year.

At 8:45am on February 23, 2012, Marie B said…

hi Joanne, I saw on Reed's page you're going to be a grandmother again, great news! say, how far are you from Philly? Manny and bunch of TuD are going to be there for the ADA conference in June. I am thinking of going. I think it's June 8-12, but we would meet on the Saturday or Sunday. That THON is fabulous.

At 8:34am on February 23, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joanne. Gret news you are to be a Grandmother again. I bet Brian is so happy. I shall pray that all goes well. A lady at TOPS had PAD in her leg she said the surgeon was the greatest same one Russ is seeing. She told me that yesterday morning and the surgeon's office called in the afternoon. Russ sees him 3/22. I went to bed at 10:45 and the next thing I kbew it was 6:30. Things are back to normal here. I hope you are feeling better and not too tired.77 degrees here where is Winter? Take good care of yourself. I care. HUGS,Reed

At 3:45pm on February 22, 2012, Doris D said…

Congrads on being a g-parent again. My youngest daughter is going to have a baby in July too. Maybe we will become g-parents again on the same day!!! I haven't said much about it b/c of her..well...way of life. Right now she's on a no talkingthingy to her parents. Looooong story there...

We're doing sooooo much better he finally got to where he could get around after about 4 days. or longer. I got my surgery day on my shoulder being that the dr is taking a Spring Break and another week off I will get my surgery done on the 30th of March. GLAD FOR U GUYS!!! I bet ur busting with pride there!!!

At 12:07pm on February 22, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Joanne - thanks for the update on THON. That is really something to raise that much $$$ for cancer. How is work going this week ? Better than last ? I hope your stomach isn't giving you any trouble this week. How about that wonderful news about Kathy not needing dialysis anymore. It is certainly a miracle !!! Take care for the rest of the week. Cat =^..^=

At 5:22am on February 21, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joane. How did you make out at work or was it a holiday and you did not work. I just read Kathy's BLOG I was so veryvery pleased. God is good. 49 degrees here. MyBG 88 kind of low for me. Sleep kind of sketchy. Sleep awake sleep awake. I finally got u at 55. I hope today those two specialists callRuss. He must be feeling better he wants me to make Brownies. Hope this finds you doing well. Take good care of yourself. Try not to overdo. HUGS,Reed

At 6:39am on February 20, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Joanne. It is a holiday...are you working? I hope if so you take it slow and easy. All fine here waiting for the two specialiusts to call. It was 81 yesterday afternoon and,now,it is 52. Glad the thon went well sounds like fun. My BG 92. Glad your numbers continue to be well. Take good care of yourself. I care. HUGS,Reed

At 10:29am on February 18, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joanne. Just got back from shopping. I need to get my tax stuff today your say Joe was doing them reminded me. Sorry day #2 not too good. It will take time. We are waiting for the two specialist to call...he has to do smeting about that PAD whether he likes it or not.My BG 112. Pouring rain...we need it,. Roast chicken tonight. Russ likes Crunchy Peanut butter no more. I need to be careful what I give him. Take good care of yourself. HUGS,Reed

At 7:31am on February 17, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joanne. I know today is Work Day #2 for you. I hope it goes well and you gdo not get too tired. Things are much better at SEAGATE. We both slept until 7:30 and NO COUGHING. Russ gad cancer of the prostte 10 years ago and it flred up again hre in Florida and he had radiation. Blah and dreary supposed to rain. I am tired of being housebound. I told Russ not to drive jyst yet. Tom can get the mail tonight. The Community House where we get the mail is too far for me to walk with a walker. BG 94. I hope you have a good weekend. Take good care. HUGS,Reed

At 5:35pm on February 16, 2012, Linda G said…

Thank you so much sweetie for the beautiful Valentines....the one here, on Tu., and the email one ♥

At 5:32pm on February 16, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hi Joanne,how are things? It got to 78 today.

This is where I go to church please check the small panels at the bottom too.

www.thefirstparish.org

I hope you can get it.

HUGS,
Reed

At 1:00pm on February 16, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Joanne- Just wanted to see how your first day of work went. Hope you weren't too tired and you were able to eat without any distress. Rainy here today. Took one of our cats to the vet, she has been throwing up the past few days. Vet thinks it could be a plant she chews on. We put the plant outside. I hope that solves the problem. Cat

At 10:31am on February 14, 2012, catlover said…

Joanne- A very HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY to you too. Hope your first day back at work wasn't too hard for you. Cat

At 9:32am on February 13, 2012, Doris D said…

This week HAS to be better than last week was likeI told Kathy!!!!! If u want to read my whole tyrade go to Reed's page (and that wasn't the 1./2 of it. My husband heard it all was it yesterday or last night???????? I can't remember........Yes it does take time to get over surgery of ANY kind!!! I think he tought it wouldn't take him out like it did...I speak from pasted experance back when I was transplanted it took a whole week just to be able to roll over (and I was cut from the breast bone all the way down front not in the back) Infact they would put me in a hamic like thingy to change the bed close for a week Yep that even hurt to be picked up in that. I REALLY tried to understand but men and pain,,,,,,,It's ALWAYS worse for them right????????? HA!

At 7:36am on February 13, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

HI HO HI HO it is off to work you go. I hope they do not load you down. I suppose they never heard of light duty. Just do the best you can. For lunch take something you know agrees with you. Still hounding Russ to see the cardio man. I am not making much progress. So glad your BG readings have been good. I was BG 96 this morning. BRRRR it was 27 here this morning. Glad I covered all my plants. You have a good restful day and I will be thinking about you tomorrow. HUGS,Reed

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