Monthly Archives: October 2013

A new day can make all the difference.

We took dad to get his haircut this morning.  He drove his car all day as he hasn’t used his car for weeks.  And we got gas, dropped books off at the library; stopped by the Medical Supply store on … Continue reading

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You are as amazing as you let yourself be!

About ten seconds before dad left for exercise class this morning, Uncle Joe called, and said that Tommy was not having any luck with Bank of America.  So dad and I drove straight to Uncle Joe’s and took him to … Continue reading

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Make today count. Dream!

This morning, dad and I went to the dining table at the club house.  Lots of people there and had a fun time.  Then we had lunch at Yanni’s Cafe.  We both had a big donut at the clubhouse and … Continue reading

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AUNTIE ISABEL PASSED AWAY TODAY

Auntie Isabel was rushed to Valley Care Medical Center in Pleasanton at 4:00am this morning and died about 6:00am of a heart attack.  Dad and I, Debbie, Deaunn and Jean went to Uncle Joe’s and cousin Tommy was also there.  Most … Continue reading

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NAM-MYOHO-RENGE-KYO

Nam-myoho-renge-kyo is a Buddhist mantra that I learned years ago.  While struggling with my new mantra – ohn ma ni ba mi hon – which feels a bit like a tongue twister for me, suddenly my previous mantra popped into … Continue reading

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OHN MA NI BA MI HON

Ohn Mani Bami Hon – phonetically:  Own Maw Knee Baa Mee Hone (long o). This is the mantra that my acupuncturist gave me yesterday to meditate and visualize with twenty minutes a day, twice a day.  I want to do … Continue reading

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MACULA PUCKER

Macula Pucker, also known as Cellophane Membrane, ERM – Epiretinal Membrane. Sometimes the scar tissue–which causes a macular pucker–separates from the retina, and the macular pucker clears up – YEP!  THIS IS WHAT I AM WORKING ON MY QIGONG FOR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  … Continue reading

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You deserve the best!

Dad and I went to Uncle Joe and Auntie Isabel’s today and then had lunch at Jack-in-the-Box.  Fixed their new telephone.  We finally figured out – accidentally – lol – that you adjust the Ringer Setting – when the phone … Continue reading

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Believe in yourself.

Called Kaiser about changing my plan to include prescriptions.  Holy Smokes!  They want to DOUBLE my monthly to almost $1,000 PLUS have a $5,000 deductibe!  Oy vey!  So, I called Medical and they are sending me an application to see … Continue reading

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WU’s EYE QI GONG

Today I purchased and downloaded Wu’s Eye Qi Gong.  These are seven videos with eye exercises to help with the health of the eyes.  As I have just been diagnosed with ERM – Epi-Retinal Membrane or Cellophane Maculopathy, my eyes … Continue reading

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