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About cihearu - Chronicles of a Bionic Woman

Birding, novice photographer, cooking, traveling, gardening, seeker of vintage "stuff"... I love it all! Cochlear Implant recipient since 2010

Oh … Hello there

Remember me? Thought I’d forgotten all about you? Feeling lost, ignored, abandoned? All of the above?  Well, here I am! And, hear I am, too… Just to be punny. The last few months have been lots of fun for Bruce … Continue reading

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Another one for the birds!

Bruce and I are renewing an interest in birding. We’ve been on a few expeditions lately, both on our own and with a group. Yesterday we spent a lot of time at Santee National Wildlife Preserve, hiking through the woods, … Continue reading

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May 18th…

Well, today is the one-year anniversary of Mom’s passing into Heaven. So much has happened, such an eventful year – one filled with so much emotion. Losing our parents is a life passage, and such a hard one to bear. … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air — and it’s almost summer already

Well, part time blogger seems to fit – for now, anyway! I don’t have the time or inclination to be as frequent as some of my HJ & FB friends… maybe I’m not as interesting as they are! I do … Continue reading

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Happy Halla-ween!

Well, guess I’m just a part-time blogger… maybe I’m on the once a month (or so…) plan for updating. This has been such a crazy time, not at all how I envisioned retired life would be. We did get to Glacier … Continue reading

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August already? What a summer…here’s a recap!

It seems like my meager blogging skills have dried up and blown away… Since April things have just been so crazy, busy, happy, and sad, and all over the place emotionally. After such a great birthday weekend in Greenville where … Continue reading

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July News

Well… so much has happened in the last few months, it’s hard to know where to start. Some good, some not, and some very sad. Starting with the worst – the sad news – so very sad. My Mom had … Continue reading

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Beautiful Spring Day

We are really enjoying our SC Spring weather! Right now, there is a gorgeous riot of color everywhere you look with so many things in full bloom. I’ve been taking lots of pictures, and I’m even thinking of “springing” for … Continue reading

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Life is good…

Life is good when you feel good! Wow, what a revelation! Who knew! Well, perspective is everything, and mine was down when I felt crappy. Feeling better – better perspective. Anyway, I will make an effort to keep a better … Continue reading

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Vertigo is back

Oh – I am so bummed out, and I truly hate this!  I woke up on Sat morning to another but less severe attack of vertigo. Spent the day (oh yeah, like I didn’t have something better to do on … Continue reading

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