Carb filled weekend getaway

I am typing this post from inside a hotel room.

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Acknowledging aging with focus on pain management and prevention

There is talk that my continuous on and off again immobility in my neck and shoulder area could be due some sort of degenerative disc condition.

That’s what my partner says. He thinks I should get an X-ray to make sure. Find out one way or the other, get a diagnosis, and some sort of prevention details or treatment. Because frankly, this condition has been affecting my mobility every few months, and it’s getting quite tiresome.

So I guess I’ll go see my doctor and ask for some imaging.

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Allergies, eczema and itch: this will be the end of me

I’m itchy.

My wrists and hands are the worst, by far. Recently, parts of my legs started, too.

Maybe it’s the Plague. 🙄 🙃 😉

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Aches, pains and injuries: welcome to your 40s…and 50s…

So this happened to me today.

I reached into the microwave, which is situated above the stove (so at face level), and I heard my wrist snap.

Ouch.

Welcome to your 40s. You now get injured reaching for stuff.

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The trouble with lunch: school lunches, mom lunches

The time of year is approaching where making lunches is starting to wear on us parents. Here in Canada the school year starts in September right after Labour Day, and continues until the end of June. It’s a long year to be making lunches every single weekday…

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Uneventfully eventful

Monday morning started off a little weird. It was a holiday so there was no school for the kids. Another day to sleep in sounded lovely after I finished watching the Walking Dead the night prior… That show always leaves me distracted. I can’t fall asleep immediately after, know what I mean?

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Easter, and starting a new health focus

On Saturday while out getting regular food to see us through the weekend I picked up some Skiddles filled eggs to hide for the kids.

I did this because I’m an idiot. We need more sugar in this house like we need another hole in our heads.

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