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Summer Whine
Thursday, September 01, 2011      3 comments

I'm having a tough time this week. I'm sick; I'm tired and I'm eating too much. My head hurts. For the first time, I found my work to be positively dull. I felt like running out the door. I accepted an overtime shift for Saturday as well. (I ... Read more
How I'm Gonna Woop It Up & Stay On Track.
Thursday, August 25, 2011      8 comments

Okay, there is a big clan gathering this weekend. I am really looking forward to it. It's not often that all 6 of us kids get together as we are spread across the country. It's going to be fun. ... Read more
READ ME! READ ME! I'm half way!!!
Sunday, August 07, 2011      19 comments

I don't want to be long & windy today (yah, sure,) but I want to celebrate hitting the halfway point. I am down 25 pounds of the 50 that I hoped to lose. I can't say, "of the 50 I set out to lose" because, when I started, I really didn't believe... Read more
Say HEY, It's my 6 Month Sparkversary!
Saturday, July 30, 2011      14 comments

Last New Years, I resolved to lose 10 pounds this year. Then, I found Sparkpeople, by accident, while looking for Weight Watchers on line. Screw the 10. In 6 months, I have lost 23.2 pounds. I am a zillion times more fit (so is the dog,) I have... Read more
I Want
Saturday, July 23, 2011      4 comments

I want to be in the 160's. I checked, I've been in the 170's since April 17th. It's time to move on. A change is as good as a rest. A new decade of poundage. A sign besides my sore muscles. Movement. Release. ... Read more
2 and a Half Hours Meandering
Thursday, July 21, 2011      3 comments

We head out on "our" walk. It usually takes 1 hour & 25 minutes. That wasn't going to cut it yesterday. Down the river we go. When we get to the farthest place, we keep heading away, to the pet store. Of course, someone is ecstatic at this prosp... Read more
July Home Owner Challenge - The Ensuite
Saturday, July 16, 2011      3 comments

I am procrastinating on tackling this job: closet cleaning, flooring & toilet in the ensuite. Here are the shameful before pictures: ... Read more
Thanks to SHRINKINRUNNER
Friday, July 15, 2011      5 comments

So, I'm playing on the computer & not feeling very motivated. I go & work on a dresser for 15 minutes & then back to the computer. I read about SHRINKINRUNNER doing a 10K tomorrow & I wish it was me. Then I think, if she can do 10 km, I can wa... Read more
Today I got rid of __________. 365 Questions to Spark Reflection
Monday, May 30, 2011      3 comments

Today I got rid of __________. Today, I got rid of tons of weeds and compacted earth, in my garden. I dug up that last 1/3 of my third garden plot, Moe. (I traded in my three, old, separate plots for thee new plots, all together.) We chri... Read more
What do you consider to be your greatest achievement? 365 Qs to Spark Reflection
Monday, May 30, 2011      2 comments

What do you consider to be your greatest achievement? My greatest achievement is raising my son. He has turned out to be a lovely, thoughtful, trustworthy, interesting young man. When you consider how blindly one goes into parenthood, it i... Read more
What makes a good enemy? 365 Questions to Spark Reflection
Tuesday, May 17, 2011      2 comments

What makes a good enemy? A good enemy must be able to push your buttons. They must be able to find what you fear in yourself. Rage is evoked by fear for one's survival. A good enemy wants to shore themselves up by holding you under. ... Read more
How do you want to be remembered? 365 Qs to Spark Reflection
Wednesday, May 11, 2011      3 comments

How do you want to be remembered? I'd like to be remembered for kindness and integrity. I have one child, 15 nieces & nephews, 6 great nieces & nephews. I love them all dearly & I try to be a resource for them. I want the cycle of abuse ... Read more
How did you start your day? 365 Questions to Spark Reflection
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      1 comments

How did you start your day? Well, I am on vacation, so I slept until almost 8. I got up & started the kettle for tea and logged on to Spark People. I have not gone out yet. I need to buy a few groceries. I have done the crossword & sudu... Read more
What do you want to postpone? 365 Qs ti Spark Reflection
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      1 comments

What do you want to postpone? Can I postpone the end of summer? I'd like it to hang around for about a year or so. I love the long days and the smells and the warmth. I like open windows and doors. I like to be out in the garden. I also... Read more
Who do you think is cute? 365 Questions to Spark Reflection
Saturday, May 07, 2011      1 comments

Who do you think is cute? 1. My great-nephew Brady who was born last month. 2. My neighbour Tyler who is 18 months old. 3. Curtis_______, "the Take Home Chef".6666666666666666666 4.... Read more

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