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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Where the Buffalo Roam . . .

    Every Inchie Monday's word was buffalo.  I enjoyed looking at some google pictures of these majestic creatures before starting to draw.  They are so beautiful out on the plains grazing. 
    I haven't been very creative otherwise this week.  A little coloring, some tangling.  My lab work came back, by the way, okay.  Nothing irregular or otherwise.  My A1c is up a bit so my doctor monkeyed with my meds, upping them some.  I have been getting better fasting sugars, but I also am so nauseated I could scream.  It has left me a bit drained.  The pharmacist said back off and gradually up the meds.  Made more sense to me.  I just wish this aggravated stomach would go away.  Not fun.
     I also have been having some cooking (well, that is creative) fun with my new Instant Pot pressure cooker.  I don't think we have had the oven on since our purchase.  It does everything but the dishes - and I really wish it did those!  It makes the best sugar free cheese cake ever!  Not to mention a wonderful roast. 
     See you later - I may have to work on some other challenges.  Thank you for dropping by!

5 comments:

  1. Glad to hear that your results were OK. Rest up and take care, nausea can be so debilitating. I had to look your pressure cooker up as I hadn't heard of them...I am a little chary of anything that creates a pressure...my mother was a great user of pressure cookers for soups, stock and stews etc. and I was always wary of the hissing, steaming beasts and have a few stories such as when I had to help her clean pea and ham soup from walls, ceiling and benches when she was a little impatient in getting the pressure down...yours sounds pretty civilised though! Your buffalo is very realistic...Dixx

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  2. Glad that things are getting better for your health. Cooking is super creative! I love your buffalo. So much detail.

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  3. Lovely inchie. I hope your heath improves and you loose the nausea.

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  4. It's awful when you feel horrid and can't find out what's wrong but at least the lab report is good - hopefully changing your meds might help - fingers crossed for you and hope you feel better soon - I get vertigo and with it sometime nausea and it isn't pleasant so my heart goes out to you, however you've done a great job with your buffalo - very well drawn and looks real but rest up and only do what you can so you can get well. X

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  5. Good to read that the health front is looking up and I know what you mean about dishes ....I'm so glad I have a dishwasher here at the chalet!

    Sally

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