Author Archives: renbog

About renbog

I have opinions and I have passions and I like to write.

Stepping Stones

I am chugging along on my journey toward getting gastric sleeve weight loss surgery! My pre-op requirements include the following: *Psychiatric clearance*Pulmonologist clearance*Cardiologist clearance*Endoscopy*One month supervised diet/nutrition/activity *Pre-op seminar*Pre-op special diet I have completed the psychiatric clearance and the cardiologist … Continue reading

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Moms, Can We Do Better?

I am super excited because I am going to be a new grandma in less than a month! It has been so much fun being on this journey with my daughter, Becky! I love seeing all the pictures of her … Continue reading

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A Decision

I have spent the past 3 years working my rear end off to recover from the complications from back surgery that have left me with what looks like permanent peripheral neuropathy and foot drop in both feet. My balance isn’t … Continue reading

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Why I Believe in God

I don’t talk about God too much. Mostly because I think my belief in God is very personal. I’m not writing this post because I feel like I need to justify my belief in God, or because I feel like … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge — Politics

I hate politics. I think politics is what is ruining this country. It used to be that political differences — even on big issues — could be discussed rationally and at the end of the discussion, the people involved could … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge — Open

For my post covering the letter O, I chose the topic “Open” to write about. The school district I work for decided to open for in person learning at the start of this school year. I wasn’t sure how I … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge — New Orleans

I am behind on my posts — eek! I will be writing posts for N and O today to get caught up. My post for N is about New Orleans. My husband and I took our first trip there over … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge — Little Miss Magic

Apparently I don’t know my own alphabet. Yesterday I was supposed to do the letter L and today was supposed to be the letter M. But I did the letter M yesterday so I guess I have to do the … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge — Marriage

Marriage ain’t for the weak. I have been married to my husband for 30 years, and I often joke that we stood up in front of God and everyone and pledged, “Til death do us part,” and I had no … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge — J/K: Texting Shorthand

I kind of cheated and decided to do J and K on the same day to do a post that is meant to be humorous! I recently posted something on Facebook that was admittedly a bit off color and risque … Continue reading

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