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At 6:46am on March 20, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joanne. Hw are things with you? I hope you are feeling better. Things are much better here at SEAGATE. Russ is sleeping his blood pressure 121/73 little problem hearing on phone. Gone to see about it now so he feels comfortable driving. The PT very good. The nurse is useless. We need a homemaker.My BG 102. Going to dentist thius afternoon filling I hate that. I sure hope this finds you doing better. You are in my thoughts and prayers. HUGS,Reed

At 10:56am on March 19, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Joanne. I hope things are better with you. Things are so/so here. Up one day down the next. Russ is so stubborn. I wish I could drive as I cannot go anywhere unless Russ is up to it. Dentist tomorrow cacity under a crown. Gorgeous day here. BG 104. I hope you got some answers to what was bothering you. Russ had the PT this morning doing exercises. He has sheets of then to do. Take good care of yourself. I care. HUGS,Reed

At 1:05pm on March 18, 2012, catlover said…

HI Joanne- thanks for the St. Patrick's Day wish. I'm not Irish, but I take good wishes from anyone. Hope you are feeling better than last week. This weather is delightful. The sound of lawn mowers is heard in my neighborhood and the flowers are blooming away. Hope you have a great week, the temps. will be in the 70's all week. Take care. Cat

At 1:16pm on March 17, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY ST.PATRICK.S DAY,Joanne and thank you for your very nice card. Things are much better. His BP normal. PT has him doing exercises. Nurse was supposed to be here at 2 but we are still waiting. I am rehearsing with Tom. He does the 2nd reading tomorrow at the 9AM Mass at the Cathedral. Tonight going to drive to Ormond Beach to Stonewood for dinner. He needs to see a surgeon about the adrenal gland growth and on March 22 the blocked artery. Then I hope they leave him alone. How are things with you? Are you able to eat? My friend,Mary Ellen,has lost 80 pounds. Weather here gorgeous. Thanks so much your your prayers. You take good care. HUGS,Reed

At 12:28pm on March 16, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Joanne -thanks for the cute kitty pic. Hope your stomach is feeling better after the other day's illness. I had an aggrevating episode with my Ins. company . They sent me the wrong test strips for my meter. Then they sent me a new meter kit that I didn't want. It didn't have the same #'s as my own meter. I must have called them 6or7 times until I got the correct strips for my meter. Ins. cos. are just wonderful. Hope you have a great weekend. It is supposed to get warm again by Sunday. Cat

At 6:34am on March 16, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Joanne,Florence Nightingale here recording weighing making sure. Russ gained a pound. If he gains 5 I am to call doctor oxygen 94 we bought an oximeter and his BP finally 132.78. I hope this finds you feeling better. Are you discovering things you cannot eat? Russ sees a surgeon about the growth and 3.22 about blocked artery, This has been a rough month. My BG 108. Are your readings continuing to be good? What a Winter...great temos. Take good care of youself. I care. HUGS,Reed

At 2:47pm on March 13, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Dear Joanne. Thanks for your concern and advice. Teachers in MA did not work under Social Security so Russ does not have Medicare. He has Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, He pays $711.28 a month and the town of Wayland where he taught pays $711.28 a month. As he is well over 65 EVERYONE just assuumes he has Medicare,. The social worker spent over an hour finding a PT and a Home care Place. She found something called INTERIM SENIOR HEALTH CARE that will. Ever hear of them. Oh Boy did they give him more pills. I hope things are going well with you. Russ is glad to be home. HUGS,Reed

At 5:50pm on March 11, 2012, Linda G said…

Good evening Joanne....thanks for the good cheers :) The nausea is mostly gone....but I feel weak...mostly in the legs. I would have liked to go for a walk today, it was lovely. A balmy 25C (about 78F)...but didn't feel strong enough. Hoping the weather last though! Be well....and thank you...

At 12:25pm on March 9, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Joanne - That's great you lost 2 sizes. It has only been 2 months I think ? You seem to be taking 1 day at a time with work. I hope is isn't too stressful. The new pic w/your son is very nice. Is he Samantha's Dad ?
It was 72 yesterday, but back to the 50's today. Hope you have a nice weekend. Don't forget to change the clocks. Forward ! Cat

At 8:05am on March 9, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joanne. How are you doing>? I hope well. I do not think you work today. Was it a tough week for you? Your BG readings are just great. Mine this morning 98. Damp and dreary here. Russ has MRI today growth on adrenal gland he does not mind the MRI it is the waiting for resylts that drives him crazy. On the 22nd he sees the cardio man about the blockage in his left leg and the 26th he becomes 96 March has been quite the month. Hope things are good with you. You are in my thoughts and prayers. HUGS,Reed

At 10:00am on March 6, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Joanne. BUG MAN HERE what a talker. I never have any but better to be safe than sorry he comes 2X a year. They are getting around not allowing Russ to have a 5th Cat Scan by having an MRI guess same results. He has it Friday. How is work going? I hope not too tired. My BG 118 not bad with all the good eating. Gorgeous day here. Russ is praying he does not need an operation. Me too as I do not driv e. Take god care of yourself. I care. HUGS,Reed

At 1:18pm on March 5, 2012, catlover said…

HI Joanne- Nice pics from the Crayola factory. Jim and I took Jack ( our G-son) there when he was here with his mom. It is a fun place for little kids. Hope your feeling better. We have crocuses open on our lawn. Spring is here !!!! Cat

At 10:18am on March 5, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hello,Joanne. Glad you enjoyed the weekend. Nice to have company but nice to see them go. It is hard on me as Tm and Russ love food but i have to think TOPS on Wed. New England seafood at Bette's A1A Cafe will be worth a pound. I hope you do ok at work and d not get overtired. Tom just left. We got our haircut and had lunch at the Village Inn. My BG was 106 not bad at all. Take good care of yourself and try to rest. HUGS,Reed

At 10:20am on March 3, 2012, catlover said…

HI Joanne- Hope your week turned out well. With work and your stomach cooperating. The sky is starting to turn blue after rain this morning. Hope your family is well and enjoying soon to be Spring. Next week we turn the clocks ahead, more light for us. Have a nice weekend. Cat

At 6:16am on March 2, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Joanne. How are things? I hope you are feeling better. Do you work today? I could not sleeo last night nothing on my mind finally got up at 5. A nice quiet time to do the birthdays and Welcomes. They have not called Russ about going for the cat scan. I guess the two doctors are still fighting it out. Tom comes tonight. He got notice he is to do the readings at the 9AM Mass at the Cathedral March 18th..he is nervous. BG 106. Hope yours continue to be good. Enjoy your company. I know they will cheer you up. I am doing fine. Tke good care, I care. HUGS,Reed

At 8:38am on March 1, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Joanne. Dr,Oz was tired so he stayed in bed.They cancelled Russ's Cat Scan. Insurance said NO. I imagine having 4 in a month raised a red flag. The urologist has to call the insurance company doctor to tell why it is urgent. Russ does not have MEDICARE. Teachers in MA do not work under social security. I hope this finds you feeling better. I know you are having company and that will lift your spirits. My BG 98 happy with that. I hope your day goes well and I know you will enjoy the weekend. Do not forget to change the date on your watches. Take good care. HUGS,Reed

At 5:55am on March 1, 2012, Teena said…

Hiya Joanne! How's the eager "grand nanny" huh? Is it a little Brian or a little Toni? Im sure he/she will be beautiful. Sam has been growing up so fast every time I see her pics and I feel old already haha! She is such a pretty angel. My, so much blessings! I was on break on here for the month of Feb...Im back now :)

At 8:44am on February 27, 2012, catlover said…

HI Joanne- Hope you enjoyed your weekend with Pete. How long does it take for him to drive from Pgh ? Looks like another beautiful day for us, going up to 60 again. Yesterday was my 13th year anniversary with D. I am just grateful that I don't have any complications. The time seemed to fly by, but the days went slowly. I celebrated by eating a piece of delicious dark choc. that Jim bought me for Valentines Day. Yummy !! Have a good week !!Cat

At 7:06am on February 25, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Joanne. Just popping in to say hello and hope you are doing well. I know Pete is there so you will have a wonderful day. Take good care as I do care. HUGS,Reed

At 7:24pm on February 24, 2012, Linda G said…

Hey happy for you...among many things, a new baby in the family ♥



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