This stinking illness is lingering.
I saw my doctor 2 days ago for my diabetes checkup. She said there is an illness going around (the one I have apparently) that takes a long time to recover from.
I am just tired a lot. I am used to fatigue but this is really annoying, because if I don't get a nap I just feel like falling over by evening.
Ok, diabetes check. I had my A1c check and it was 5.2! That is really great. I haven't been that low since I was diagnosed back in 2004. I haven't been doing anything too amazing lately so I'm a bit at a loss about why it has dropped so much. But I won't complain. I have been exercising a bit more, and I've been eating more salads. Is that it?
Anyway, we'll see how I am doing in 6 months.
Rose continues to be a terror, bless her little heart. Ah, the joys of being 2. I was reading a blog post by conservative commentator Matt Walsh. He has 3 year old twins, and he wrote a hysterical post about his little ones in the back seat of his minivan arguing and asking a bazillion questions. I could relate. But then the people commenting said things like, 'Oh yes, 3 years is even more challenging than age 2.'
And I thought, dear Lord in Heaven, please help Rose to mellow by the time she is 3. Because she's a little firecracker now.
It's all good. She's wonderful and healthy and strong willed.
Actually, the three littles have been extra challenging this week. They are a little sick so are no doubt crankier. I can understand.
Now for our BIG NEWS. Kevin and I are going to the Caribbean in a few months to celebrate our 20th anniversary!! So very exciting. Kevin is pulling all the details together.
It should be a really wonderful time. We're going to stay in St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands, in a cottage by the beach.
My sweet parents will watch the children, and Kevin's mom will watch our house and kitties.
So that's something to look forward to.