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Tuesday – Summer in Boston

Hi All – Welcome to summer time in Boston! What on earth is going on? It was 94 degrees today in Boston…. so much for spring! The good news is that things are going back to a more spring like temperature tomorrow… maybe 60. I love temps that are about 65 – 70 (or even…… Continue reading Tuesday – Summer in Boston

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Monday… return to work

Hi All – Wow, that was an unexpected break from the blog… it’s good to be back. Monday was my first day back to work after the mini-vacation… I’m sort of happy with the way the day went. I was fully prepared food-wise, which always makes my day at work easier! Breakfast was a summer…… Continue reading Monday… return to work

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Hi All – I think I’m finally getting into the vacation frame of mind. I’m well rested, which is great! I woke up a little bit before 8 o’clock this morning and felt really wonderful.  I sipped on the Dunkin’ Donuts coffee Ben got me this morning (ordered perfectly – with milk and no sugar…… Continue reading Friday…

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Thursday: mini-vacation, day 1

Hi Everyone: I am officially on a mini – vacation! Right now I am in Portland, Maine. Ben is at a conference for work, and I went along for the ride. I’m really enjoying my day of leisure! I woke up a little after 9 o’clock this morning. I enjoyed the Starbucks coffee Ben had…… Continue reading Thursday: mini-vacation, day 1

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Wednesday Recap – Vacation begins!

Hi All – Wednesday was the first day I could really tell that I was feeling better and on my way to getting over this nasty spring cold.  My appetite was also back!  To start the morning off, I had a bowl of Quaker instant oatmeal with no add ins. It had been a while…… Continue reading Wednesday Recap – Vacation begins!

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Tuesday, starting to feel better

Happy Tuesday, everyone.  I’m starting to feel a bit better today – I went to work which was an accomplishment.  This morning I also realized that I had part of my appetite back.  I went across the street to Bread & Chocolate for breakfast and decided on a lemon blueberry scone 🙂 My ol’ classic…… Continue reading Tuesday, starting to feel better


Down and out with a cold…

Hey Guys – I’m down and out with a cold right now… I think spring colds are the nastiest things in the world and I hate being sick with one right now. I took the day off and got a ton of sleep, so hoping I’ll be back to normal in a couple of days.  …… Continue reading Down and out with a cold…

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Busy day – and a lot of oatmeal…

Hey All – Happy Saturday! Hope everyone is still having a great weekend. This morning got off to a weird start… I was hungry, but as I was looking around for breakfast, nothing was attractive. Eventually I settled on oatmeal (what’s new?). I’m not exactly sure what happened to my oats today – but the…… Continue reading Busy day – and a lot of oatmeal…

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Friday – Parker House outing!

Hi everyone – TGIF a day late! I forgot my camera at home yesterday, but I did not eat much at work. The only thing I did not record was a bagel with peanut butter. I left work a couple of hours early to hang out with Ben’s parents who are visiting from Colorado. I…… Continue reading Friday – Parker House outing!

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Hey All – Wow, I am so excited that tomorrow is Friday!  I got up at 6:30 again this morning and I did make stove top oats. I can officially say this was the best bowl of oats I’ve ever made! Here is what the oat combo was: 3/8 cup dry rolled oats 1/8 oat…… Continue reading Thursday