Category: Personal

Good checkup

Posted on October 21, 2009 in Personal by KG2V

Saw my endo yesterday, and a basically good checkup. BP was good, A1C at 5.9%, foot tests good, got my normal flu shot (they did not have the H1N1 available – call in a week or so) The only bad was I put on 4 lbs

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Drop me a line…

Posted on October 7, 2009 in Blogs,Personal by KG2V

I know I have 1 or 2 readers out there, but not many A short bleg – IF you read this blog, post a comment or drop me a line at kg2vny @ nospam @ Remove the obvious part Let me know what you like, what you don’t – what you’d like to see […]

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Squirrel Season

Posted on September 1, 2009 in Personal by KG2V
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It’s the opening day of Squirrel Season in most of New York (well, except for LI, the City and what, Westchester?), and the weather is stunning. Wish I had the day of to nominally go hunting. Why do I say nominally? I can’t tell you the number of times Dad and I would go upstate […]

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Summer Soccer if Over

Posted on August 12, 2009 in family,Personal by KG2V

Ah, Summer soccer is over – Hugh’s team (U7-U9 unisex) came in 2nd, Anna’s (u12-u15 I think, again Unisex) came in 3rd Of course, one of Hugh’s (and looks Like Anna’s too) leagues has their parents meeting Friday – it never ends

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Posted on July 11, 2009 in Personal by KG2V
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Recently, I’ve been painting my old bedoom at my parent’s house. As the ceiling was new sheetrock, I decided to try that new Behr (read Home Depot) paint and primer in one. I found it worked really really well on the raw sheetrock, and the few spots I spot primed on the walls, it covered […]

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Gahh – Wound Care

Posted on July 8, 2009 in health,Personal by KG2V

As I think I’ve blogged, my old wound care MD disapeared in Mid-Feb. Started with a new one today. I’ve been told no gym, stay off my feet, I’m back in a Unna boot, and there is talk of major time in a wound care center.

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Endocrinologist visit

Posted on July 8, 2009 in health,Personal by KG2V

Went to my endocrinologist yesterday First the bad news – I gained weight (boo) The good news – my A1C is down to 5.8 This is kind of a shock to me, as I expected it to have gone UP. My average readings have gone up, but that is partly because I’ve started to have […]

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Been a while

Posted on March 24, 2009 in health,Personal by KG2V
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Been a while since I blogged, and a LOT has gone on. Besides the usual Holiday stuff in Decemeber, I just wasn’t feeling right. On Jan 6th, I woke up with HORRID abdominal pain – I mean BAD. I had my wife take me to the emergency rooom at North Shore LIJ Manhasset. I was […]

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Sorry Bloggings been light

Posted on June 25, 2008 in health,Personal by KG2V

Sorry blogging has been light. My Dad passed away just over a week ago, and was in bad shape before that. Obviously Dad took precidence over the blog, and just about anything else. RIP Dad – Bah, another old WWII vet gone

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Posted on April 18, 2008 in Personal by KG2V
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About 15 years ago, Mary and I went on vacation to New Mexico, and stayed at a place called Starhill Inn. It was the BEST vacation we ever went on. We always said that when the kids got old enough, we would go back. Last week, we decided “This summer is the time” I just […]

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