Stripping away the rose colored glasses of denial concerning my reality. Getting in touch with truth. Reaching out to others in empathy concerning their reality and their walk to truth.

Monday, January 16, 2017

Write... right?

I'm sitting here wondering what to write. You've experienced that too, right? An update from me is overdue, so here I am. Physically, there hasn't been a big change. Therapy is over, so now I continue the exercises on my own. Typing is still mostly with one hand. I'm considering using a "voice recognition" system to enable me to continue writing... waiting to get a microphone for my laptop. An ingenious device... I speak and it records (types) what I say. That will be fun, I think.


My last post was just before Thanksgiving. All of my holidays were very nice. I hope your holidays were as cheerful and warm as mine. The worse thing was finding out my Cd of "The Grinch" finally bit the dust. I had to watch it online. If that was the worse thing, then I think I'm doing great!

Mentally and emotionally I'm hanging tough. Staying positive helps my recovery. I decided to do some crafting to coordinate my hands, and to distract me...For Christmas I made salt dough ornaments. It's a great way to get both hands working together. 

My next adventure is to make a 10" x 5" salt dough plaque... a birthday gift for my God-daughter. Once I paint it, I'll glue this seahorse clip art onto the plaque. Then I'll coat it translucent with a glitter paint. I think it will look pretty in her "beach themed" bathroom. 



















As soon as I learn to use the camera on my new phone, I'll upload a picture of the seahorse plaque. Until then, I wish you peace and love. 

Additionally, "Happy New Year"! Love, Dixie

29 comments:

  1. Hey Dixie! Good to hear from you.
    A voice recognition program will help you out a lot.
    Glad your holidays were good. Looking forward to seeing your plaque when it's finished.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thank you, Alex. This weekend I plan to view a tutorial on using the camera. This will be interesting because I'm "device illiterate."

      Delete
  2. Those voices programs work well, as long as you have a good mic, bad mic and what comes out is gibberish lol Good you are keeping on keeping on indeed

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. I know, Pat, and maybe I should br concerned... having a strong Southern drawl.Ha!

      Delete
  3. Hi Dixie, it's good to hear from you again. When I can't think what to write - I don't write anything. Simple!
    Keep on getting better!
    CLICK HERE for Bazza’s fabulous Blog ‘To Discover Ice’

    ReplyDelete
  4. Glad to hear you're doing well, Dixie! The seahorse plaque will be fabulous, I'm sure!

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks. Debra... I'll be searching my art room for some additional bling... fake jewels!!!

      Delete
  5. Nice to hear from you again, DIXIE POLKA. Keep up the positive attitude.

    We eagerly await your return to BOTB.

    ~ D-FensDogG
    Check out my new blog @
    (Link:] Stephen T. McCarthy Reviews...

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks, Stephen. BOTB is still off the list. Time will tell.

      I like your new blog. I read a couple of posts; very interesting, and you are the 'King of puns"!!

      Delete
  6. It's a lovely plaque! Oooh, a new phone!
    Nice to hear you're staying strong and energetic, Dixie! Hope spring, in a few months, brings you warmth, does that help in any way to your hand?

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thank you, Dezzy. Aha! warmth to my hands. I was considering cutting the fingers from an old pair of gloves. Great minds think alike!!

      Delete
  7. Good to hear from you, Dixie. Staying positive is essential. I couldn't agree more.

    ReplyDelete
  8. So glad to hear things have been going well. You have got such a great outlook on the limits life puts on us. I was once told the greatest sign of mental fortitude is the ability to adapt to situations. You're as clever as MacGuiver at making new ways to deal with situations.

    I think she'll love the sea horse. What a great idea!

    ReplyDelete
  9. Hi Dixie. Just dropping by to visit after a long absence. Hope the recovery is going well. That seahorse would inspire me. Bet your god-daughter loved it. Stay positive, okay? Let us know if the voice recognition device is a winner.

    ReplyDelete
  10. Checking in, haven't seen u post for a while

    ReplyDelete
  11. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  12. gclub-vip.com สมัคร Vip วันนี้รับทันที 1,000 บาท
    คลิก>>> gclub
    คลิก>>> จีคลับ
    คลิก>>> gclub casino

    ReplyDelete
  13. "U build Great Artikel ^_^ i already Share this artikel
    Come to my website to view the contents of my website
    BOLA PELANGI - BANDAR MIX PARLAY TERBESAR DI INDONESIA HANYA DENGAN 1 USER ID SUDAH BISA BERMAIN SEMUA GAME.
    Join US ! klik link di bawah ini ☟

    Prediksi Parlay Jitu
    Mix Parlay
    Bola Jalan
    Bandar Bola
    Bola Online
    Berita Bola
    Prediksi Parlay

    Untuk Info Dan Bonus Menariknya Bisa Hubungi Kami Di Bawah Ini :
    WHATSAPP 1 : +6282143134681
    WHATSAPP 2 : +6281333472723

    Ayo buruann , mana tau kamu menjadi jutawan setelah bergabung dengan kami .. buruann !!!

    ♛ Group FB Prediksi Parlay = https://www.facebook.com/groups/346501502486292/
    ♛ Instagram = https://www.instagram.com/bolapelangi_01/Bola Pelangi
    ♛ Pinterest = https://id.pinterest.com/bolapelangilounge/ Bolapelangi Lounge
    ✆ WA = +6282143134681 || +6281333472723a"

    ReplyDelete
  14. "U build Great Artikel ^_^ i already Share this artikel
    Come to my website to view the contents of my website
    BOLA PELANGI - BANDAR MIX PARLAY TERBESAR DI INDONESIA HANYA DENGAN 1 USER ID SUDAH BISA BERMAIN SEMUA GAME.
    Join US ! klik link di bawah ini ☟

    ☛ Prediksi Parlay Jitu
    ☛ Mix Parlay
    ☛ Bola Jalan
    ☛ Bandar Bola
    ☛ Bola Online
    ☛ Berita Bola
    ☛ Prediksi Parlay

    Untuk Info Dan Bonus Menariknya Bisa Hubungi Kami Di Bawah Ini :
    WHATSAPP 1 : +6282143134681
    WHATSAPP 2 : +6281333472723

    Ayo buruann , mana tau kamu menjadi jutawan setelah bergabung dengan kami .. buruann !!!

    ♛ Group FB Prediksi Parlay = https://www.facebook.com/groups/346501502486292/
    ♛ Instagram = https://www.instagram.com/bolapelangi_01/Bola Pelangi
    ♛ Pinterest = https://id.pinterest.com/bolapelangilounge/ Bolapelangi Lounge
    ✆ WA = +6282143134681 || +6281333472723a"

    ReplyDelete
  15. "Come to my website to view the contents of my website
    BOLA PELANGI - BANDAR MIX PARLAY TERBESAR DI INDONESIA HANYA DENGAN 1 USER ID SUDAH BISA BERMAIN SEMUA GAME. Join US ! klik link di bawah ini ☟
    Prediksi Parlay Jitu
    Mix Parlay
    Bola Jalan
    Bola Online
    Berita Bola


    Untuk Info Dan Bonus Menariknya Bisa Hubungi Kami Di Bawah Ini :
    WHATSAPP 1 : +6282143134681
    WHATSAPP 2 : +6281333472723
    Ayo buruann , mana tau kamu menjadi jutawan setelah bergabung dengan kami ..
    ♛ Group FB Prediksi Parlay = https://www.facebook.com/groups/346501502486292/
    ♛ Instagram = https://www.instagram.com/bolapelangi_01
    ♛ Pinterest = https://id.pinterest.com/bolapelangilounge/
    kami ..
    ♛ Group FB Prediksi Parlay = https://www.facebook.com/groups/346501502486292/
    ♛ Instagram = https://www.instagram.com/bolapelangi_01
    ♛ Pinterest = https://id.pinterest.com/bolapelangilounge/
    "

    ReplyDelete
  16. "Ingin menghasilkan uang dengan cepat ..
    Ayo buruan gabung sekarang bersama kami di Bolapelangi ....
    1 id untuk semua permainan ^^
    - SPORTBOOK
    - TOGEL
    - TANGKAS
    - SLOT
    - POKER
    - KENO
    - CASINO
    Join Sekarang dengan klik link dibawah ini :
    216.83.47.158?ref=695DD0

    Buruan daftar ya jutaan rupiah menanti anda dengan cepat ^^"

    ReplyDelete
  17. เกมส์สล็อตออนไลน์ที่ดีที่สุด goldenslot สามารถเข้าไปร่วมสนุกกันได้ที่ ทางเข้า goldenslot

    ReplyDelete

  18. Very nice blog and articles. Nice information and I am glad I came across this blog. Keep up the good work.

    ReplyDelete
  19. Wow, what a very interesting content you have there. Every line i read is just like i open a new world. Please post more often,because this is exactly the type of content i want every day. i promise to visit everyday.



    ReplyDelete

Thank you for visiting me. Want to add your thoughts?