Short Update

I’ve been really quiet the couple of weeks, I just don’t have alot to say – either verbally or in writing.  Just haven’t felt much like talking to anyone.

LuluThis has been taking up most of my time and keeping me occupied…chasing her around, feeding and making sure no one steps on the little pipsqueak.

She is still trying to befriend Nola, and Nola is still playing hard to get.  But that’s Nola for ya, she’s always been snobby to other dogs. She will come around as the pup gets big enough to play more roughly with, right now she races by the pup and spins her in the process.

Sleeping arrangements are solid.  Nola sleeps with me in my bed and Lulu has her own Pack n Play playpen where she sleeps in the other room. This keeps the peace.

The two of them went to the veterinarian’s last Wednesday, and both are in stellar health.  The puppy weighed 1.3 lbs. and Nola weighed 16 lbs.  So she’s down a little from her last visit, and looks great.  Both are very healthy, thank my lucky stars. I was smart and took our a health insurance policy on the puppy, since she’s so young and it seemed like a good think go have should I ever have any health emergencies with her.  When Nola was very young she suffered from seizures and it about put me in the poor house paying for all of her emergency vet visits.  She did out grow them, but they are something that some of the mini breeds do have as puppies sometimes from what I am told.

meandLuluSpring is finally here.  The snow is gone save for some really hardcore remnants of higher snowbanks. My property is about 95% clear and I have started the raking and outdoor clean up process.  I’ll be doing more of that today, just taking a mid-day break to see my therapist at noon.  It’s amazing how much work goes into keeping  a nice yard.  I love doing it, but I do have torn rotator cuffs in both shoulders that bother me, and nerve damage in my right arm which makes it half go numb…so I do take frequent breaks from the repeated raking to rest it up and try not to do any further damage.  I’m supposed to get shots in the shoulder and in my c-spine on the 22nd.  That ought to be an experience.  The shots won’t cure the problem, but they will ease the pain some at least for a couple of months.  It’s just a bitch getting old.  But it happens to everyone!

So that’s what’s happening in the sometimes boring life of this old Butch lately. Still just hanging in there making life work on a daily basis.  Still very single and still waiting to meet the woman of my dreams.   I’m still not feeling much like blogging, but after getting quite a number of messages from other bloggers and readers I thought I would do this short blog to let you all know that I am still alive and doing okay.  Peace.  ~MB

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Author: MainelyButch

I am a pretty relaxed, proud, Butch and a native Mainer who enjoys reading, writing, blogging, vlogging and social interaction. I live in southern Maine, near the coast with my 2 small dogs and I hail from a very large, loving family that is historically rooted here. I write about my life, my experiences, living successfully with HIV, my YouTube experiences, and just about anything that piques my interest. This blog may contain profanity and sexual situations, and is not intended for younger audiences. Read at your own risk. At 54 I see life as just beginning a new chapter, and have decide this is the time that I need to write the stories that got me to this point. I believe we live our lives in chapters, changing, evolving and moving continuously with the times. I love to laugh, have discussions, debates and even the occasional nonsense conversation! I generally enjoy people, but not drama, hatred, ignorance or those who choose to feel they are somehow elite or superior to another simply due to their mere existence. I try to be very conscious of the health of the world around me - environmentally, socially, economically, and ethically. The people who are dear to me know me as having a tough exterior, filled with marshmallow and crunchy peanut butter. I continually strive to be the best I can be, especially to address life head on...always.

3 thoughts on “Short Update”

  1. it’s good to hear from you again my friend, and even better knowing that all is well in your little corner of the world, spring has sprung here as well, I admire your motivation towards spring yard clean up, I haven’t started mine yet, think this year I’ll just wait for the grass to grow and mulch the leaves down with the mower as I cut the lawn lol .

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