Author Archives: Terry

New year, new strategies

2014 and 2015 were mainly about playing by the rule book. That’s not necessarily a bad thing…rules help keep order to the world. But I’ve made a lot of mistakes over the years when it comes to employment and the … Continue reading

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On 2015

Today marks the final day of 2015…and it has been one hell of a roller coaster for me! Fortunately, the year started and ended on a high note. In January, we finished the final main piece of the Dynamic Learning … Continue reading

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40

I made it! 40 years old! Whoooooooooo! There have been times over the past couple years where I wondered if I would even see this day. My health has not been the best, and it was only 9 months ago … Continue reading

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Before you cast your stone…

In yesterday’s post, I discussed the outrage connected to comments by someone at a Donald Trump rally in Rochester, NH last Thursday. Let’s go back to that person’s witty thoughts: “We have a problem in this country. It’s called Muslims. … Continue reading

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Minding other’s houses

On Thursday night, at a rally in Rochester, NH, someone asked the following question to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump: “We have a problem in this country. It’s called Muslims. You know our current president is one. You know he’s … Continue reading

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35 days to go

Sadly, there have been several–maybe lots–of cheat days recently. It’s so hard to control the cravings I keep having…sometimes, it takes everything within me to keep myself from giving in. Hopefully my last cheat day was Saturday (2 days ago). … Continue reading

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So let’s do some catching up…and then there will be surprises!

Good day everybody! If you know me, you probably know by now that I am not having hernia surgery…I am having gastric bypass surgery. Since January, I have been going through a process mandated by both The Bariatric Center of … Continue reading

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Hitting the checkpoints as time moves quickly (previously hidden)

No real need to set this up. Tomorrow marks my second appointment with the nutritionist. I met with the surgeon and my caseworker two weeks ago. My progress is coming along nicely. I am down 22 pounds since my first … Continue reading

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On fighting weight and demons

I have to have a hernia surgery. It has to be done soon, but it is not critical yet. My doctors would like me to lose some weight before performing the surgery…so for about a month now, I have worked … Continue reading

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So, it’s been a while…

If I’m going to keep spending $100 a year to host a website, it seems that I should make better use of it. That’s the problem with social media for me…I just babble there all the time, rather than using … Continue reading

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