I went back to the doctor yesterday and was a bit disappointed that things didn't go as well as I had hoped, which means that I have to have more test run on Monday. I still have a drainage tube on me, I'm beginning to feel like it's a part of me now. I came… Continue reading Saturday Random Photos
Thank you all for the well wishes. I feel a lot better today, what used to be a simple task is not so simple anymore. I'm able to cook myself a simple meal and chicken and ginger soup is something that I prepared this morning. All I knew when I went into surgery on Friday… Continue reading The Road to Recovery
It's kind of odd to take a medical leave from blogging, and in my case it might be several weeks before I could start blogging again. It started out as I thought was a severe heart burn last year, but in reality they were gallstones attacks and the severity of it got worse. I was… Continue reading Medical Leave
It has been 6 weeks since I started using my Ab Coaster and I finally added 10 pounds (4.54 kg) to each side last week, my GI Joe sister does 15 pounds on each side but I'm not sure if I want to increase that much. I gradually increase my workout and can do 1,000… Continue reading Saturday Random Photos
Like many people out there, my new year resolution is to eat better and exercise more. I'm not a big person so my goal is not to loose weight but more like toning and live a healthier lifestyle. I work near a track so walking at lunch time is not a problem, it takes less… Continue reading Ab Coaster Review
Honestly, this picture is a bit embarrassing to post and I’m wondering for those that have pet, if your dog or cat sleep this way. This is his favorite sleeping position, not your typical doggy style, I’ve never seen anything like this before until he came along. I had 3 dogs prior to Max, all… Continue reading Sleeping Position Doggy Style
Photo source and to learn more about Swine flu. Out of all people, I should be the one to fear the Swine flu the most because I can’t take a flu shot, I took one several years back and had a bad allergic reaction that I suffered severe rashes for 2 years. The deadly Swine… Continue reading Protect Yourself
Reflection by Jim Brickman Just looking at this picture makes my nerves tie into little knots. I’m not a spa person, but I’m sure it’d be something that I would enjoy, but Spa and a snake massage, I’m just not so sure. I have fear of snake, and this treatment consists of six non-venomous snakes… Continue reading Beauty Spa Offers a Snake Massage
I read an interesting article in Koosang Koosom Thai Magazine about wasabi, also known as Japanese horseradish. I’m not a big fan of Japanese food, especially raw fish, I tasted once and I didn’t like the texture, and it might be up in my head also, the thought of it being raw. The wasabi (green… Continue reading Wasabi helps fight cancer, but today most of us are eating the imitation wasabi
When we first came to the US, we were introduced to eating Ginkgo seeds, but at the time, we didn’t know what they were. We used to live near Brooklyn Botanical Garden, and my mom took us there almost every weekend because it was within walking distance from our apartment. There were rows of tall… Continue reading Ginkgo Biloba Memory Bank
The saying goes that an apple a day keeps the doctor away might not be true anymore, but now it’s a laugh every day keeps the heart attack away. From China Daily newspaper reported that Fudan University's psychological consultancy center, has set up a Heartfelt Laughing Club. The center will hold training sessions for students… Continue reading Stress Is A Laughing Matter
When we’re sleeping, we do all kinds of odd stuff, but if told or confronted, we won’t admit to any of it; who would because we’re not even aware of what we’re doing, if caught on tape or video, we can always deny, that it’s some sort of sound effect or something. When I was… Continue reading What Your Sleeping Position Says About You …
Believe or not that when we have a craving for something, such as certain desert or food, that the feeling only stays with us for 8-14 minutes, and if we can control ourselves from not eating, then the craving feeling will go away. A study done by Dr. Jana Klauer, with her book called, How… Continue reading The Stop!Watch Method To Curb Food Cravings
I’m somewhat thin, mainly because I’ve a very high metabolism, I never have to worry about what I eat, unlike some of my friends that would gain weight easily. It would appear that I eat a lot, but somehow manage to stay the same all these years, and I think there might be a good… Continue reading How Many Calories Does Your Body Need?
This is a good news amongst cocktail lovers, strawberry and blackberry are a good source of antioxidant, and when place in cocktail, even boost the potency of the fruits even more, below is from The Journal of The Science of Food and Agriculture…certainly something to celebrate about if you love to drink cocktail, but like… Continue reading Strawberry Daiquiris – The Extra-Healthy Cocktail?