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At 7:21pm on October 28, 2010, Terrie said…
I don’t think God controls the weather. He gives Mother Nature that job. :) He thinks no less of you Doris just because you want you and your Family to survive. That’s perfectly normal Hon. If you are kaput then you can’t help anyone else then, can you? For sure you have had more than your plateful of unpleasant issues. I hope that your day is sunny.
At 6:41pm on October 28, 2010, Teena said… just took 2 weeks! Well...thank God its going away.
At 6:27pm on October 28, 2010, Teena said…
Hey Doris!
Feeling much better =) Im still using nebulizer every 8 hours...I think its doing the trick. I can actually laugh and sneeze now without coughing my head off LOL Im down to one pillow to at night and I do not sound like a lawn mower. Yipee!
At 5:27pm on October 28, 2010, Terrie said…
Awww those are both sweet costumes. I’m sure that they will get lots of goodies. It doesn’t look like either of them are tomboys. LOL! A pumpkin?…cute. I just figured that your Aden was too little yet for Hallowe’en.

Geez, I heard about the windstorm alright on the news. It showed videos of big trucks turned over and boats and house roofs flying. It was supposed to be Bad in Toronto area also. I’m Glad that you’s are okay and that your power came back on.
At 4:46pm on October 28, 2010, Paul Scharf said…
Thanks! There appears to be lot to read on this site. And, it will take some time going through it all.

Hey, I read your blog, I noticed that you lost your dad. It is always tough to lose one's parents, especially if you are close to them.
At 4:05pm on October 28, 2010, Mrs Apple said…
I still have my mom. But just two minths ago my sisters who live in Texas had to put her in a nursing home. She fell in February and broke her hip. She came out of the operation ok but she can't walk anymore. They have diagnosed her withe early signs of alzeimers. I can't talk to her anymore like I used to. Used to talk to her for hours. You know they used to say later in life these would be your golden years the best years but without your parents how can they be.Without them to share them with. And you know we still need our moms when we don't feel well.
At 3:59pm on October 28, 2010, Doug said…
No D, not safe yet. The so called bonus is supposed to hit Nov 15th and I think he'll do a change then. Interviewed 2 people on Monday from what I understand. Hell, it's not even a bonus - is commission I already earned. They just defer it 6 months! There are sooooo many scenarios up the air right now that could happen that I don't know which way is up. I know I've done more than enough to stay but in this business they think they can 'upgrade' people all the time. Heck - I might not even be on the chopping block but I have no idea. Doesn't bode well for eating or blood sugars! Oh, well, going to try to get some rest now. Sleep has been hard to come by!
At 2:23pm on October 28, 2010, Kristina Mertens said…
Thanks for the cool birthday message! Take care =)
At 2:10pm on October 28, 2010, Mrs Apple said…
Hi Doris, Just found out your Dad passed away, I am sorry for your loss. I know how you feel. I lost my dad a few years ago and it was very hard for me. Still is. Your memories of him will start to be happy ones as time goes by. Again sorry for your loss and you will be in my prayers. Sincerely Mrs Apple
At 2:10pm on October 28, 2010, jeremiahtren said…
iam ok now lol
At 1:02pm on October 28, 2010, Mrs Apple said…
Thanks for the birthday wish Doris. I hope you have been well.! God Bless you Mrs Apple
At 12:24pm on October 28, 2010, Eric said…
Thanks for being so kind Doris, looking forward to sharing ideas for staying healthy!
At 11:53am on October 28, 2010, catlover said…
Hi Doris- It seems like I have been welcoming a lot of ppl from TN lately. Have you noticed that ? How are things going for you ? Well, I hope. I am going to CA to see my daughter and her family and I plan to meet up with Manny there. He is really close to where my daughter lives. Marie told me about her meeting with him last year and I am getting excited.
At 11:26am on October 28, 2010, CliftonRiz said…
Thank you, Doris.
At 11:03am on October 28, 2010, Michael Hoskins said…
Thanks, Doris! Whatever works best for you! Feel free to drop me a line at Looking forward to having you guest-blog on this important topic!
At 10:29am on October 28, 2010, Marie B said…
hey Doris, well my day is shot b/c I have to go to the eye doctor and that always involves LONNNNNNGGGGGG waits !
At 9:20am on October 28, 2010, monkeyloaf said…
Thank you for such a warm, kind-hearted welcome!
At 9:17am on October 28, 2010, Dave said…
Thank you for the message. The Smoky's are fantastic !! I am sure you will enjoy your visit to east tn..
At 10:53pm on October 27, 2010, Terrie said…
Hi Doris: :)

How goes it? I hear that you's had Bad winds in your area. I hope that you's are okay.

Gerri said that People on the Welcome Committee can use zombie avatars(or other Halloweeny pics) for their profile pic for Hallowe'en season, if they want to. Cool! Danny's idea again.

Are you and the GrandDaughters doing anything for Hallowwe'en?
At 5:26pm on October 27, 2010, Ana Strauss said…
Uau, I'm glad you discovered this. Any time you passed out outside of the hospital? Somethings seems like magic when we found it, isn´t it? I had problems with wake up in the middle of the night with low blood sugar, as 37mg/dl for example. I need to eat lots of food to pass through the night with normal sugar level. But I think this is an usual issue. However it is really crazy how a detail can make our lives much better. Have a good day! kisses



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