Author Archives: Sassybear

Mediocrity Monday

Today is the last day of my 4 day weekend. It was really nice, and I/we got a lot done. The porch and patio have been prepped for the winter, the firewood holders have been filled, (just in time for … Continue reading

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His arm f-Olaf

Last year, I purchased an Olaf figurine for the BF (Jim) for X-mas, as he loves/collects Olafs (along with his Tigger, Merman, and Dishware collections.) I purchased it in a Pet Store. (It’s actually a fishtank decoration.) It wasn’t until … Continue reading

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Sleepless in Sassyland II

Another night (morning) I am awake at 1:30AM, unable to go back to sleep. I gave it an hour of lying in bed, trying to shut my mind off and return to the waiting arms of Morpheus, but no such … Continue reading

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Cold Comfort

I finally recovered from the UTI-causing flu like symptoms sometime Sunday morning. I woke up and knew right away that awful heavy feverish achy feeling was gone. While I was not bounding with energy by any means, it felt great … Continue reading

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Halloween Part 2

While I am very sick, we are still being good neighbors and handing out candy. Just as she does every year, Mom comes over and hands out the candy (she loves the kids and the costumes.) The puppies are dressed … Continue reading

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Sick Pumpkin

This is me tonight. I tested negative for the flu, but positive for a severe UTI. I have been placed on a high dose of Cipro, but it may be a couple days before I feel any better. I took … Continue reading

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Triple threat

Day 3 of fever, chills, sweats, headache, coughing, and body aches, so I finally called the doc and have an appointment tomorrow morning. Not sure there’s anything he can do at this point, but no harm in going. I had … Continue reading

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Day two…is it the flu?

With how horrible I continued to feel this morning, there was no way I was leaving the house today, so I called into work. (You know I’m sick when I don’t even struggle with whether or not to go to … Continue reading

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Sick and tired

I woke up at 1:00am this morning shivering so hard it was like I was having a seizure. I wasn’t – I was having a fever. I didn’t sleep the rest of the night, but managed to get my temp … Continue reading

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A week in pictures

I’ve been listening to the audio book “Becoming” (written and narrated by Michelle Obama) in the car as I drive to and from work, all week. I like her even more now than I did before. We got this personalized … Continue reading

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