Author Archives: widebertha

April 10, 2021

It is 6:39 AM and I just spent another sleepless night.  Once I read the forecast for southeastern Manitoba the sleepless night made more sense.  At 4:27 AM CDT Saturday 10 April 2021 a special weather statement was issued for … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Leave a comment

April 9, 2021

Good afternoon to my family and friends.  Sitting at my desk in the den I am watching the rain clouds pass by without shedding a drop.  The sun is trying to peak through the clouds but hopefully rain will win … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

March 26, 2021

It is almost the end of March.  Our temperatures are still fluctuating too much which plays havoc with my old bones.   All our snow was gone but it snowed overnight.  We need several days of constant rain.  The farmers are … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

February 21,2021

Don’t give up – remember Moses was once a basket case, too This has been an incredibly rough couple of weeks. My blood pressure has decided to go as high as 149/90 to as low as 60/40. When it is … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

February 9, 2021

Greetings from a very cold Manitoba.  To begin my post today I will give you some idea about the weather conditions we have been facing since late last week.  Friday, February 5th weather announcement included an extreme cold warning.  It … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

January 6, 2021

Христос Рождається’ Khrystos Rozhdayetsia – Merry Christmas Christ is born. Wishing all my readers a Very Happy New Year.  Today is Ukrainian Christmas Eve.  Orthodox Christmas Eve is Jan. 6, with Christmas Day following on Jan. 7. The difference in date is down to the Orthodox Church … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

December 27, 2020

Christmas was different this year but we made the best of the restrictions.  We had a great video chat with our grandson Benjamin and his partner Danika on Christmas Eve.  They opened their gift during this chat and it was … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

December 18, 2020

Christmas is only seven days away.  This will be a very different Christmas for our family and for all the other families in Manitoba.  During the month of November, Steinbach, Manitoba with an approximate population of 15,000 people had the … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

December 9, 2020

    December 2nd has become an important date in my life and I spend the day in reflection and in remembrance of all the wonderful and precious memories of my mom.  My mom passed away on December 2, 2006.  … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

November 9, 2020

  Good evening readers.  I want to take this opportunity to thank those of you who follow my blog. On November 5th I had my teleconference appointment with my liver specialist Dr. S. Wong.  I am very fortunate and grateful … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment