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Sharing - Where I Am Now
Saturday, February 04, 2012      12 comments

The last few years have been a roller coaster of stress. My parents were ill. My daughter had a high risk pregnancy. My husband had to shift careers. My dog passed away. And I continued to struggle with fibromyalgia. To fast forward, both ... Read more
My Dad has passed on also- nine weeks after Mom
Tuesday, October 25, 2011      27 comments

I really don't know what to say. I just feel like sharing what has happened. For my parents to be physically gone does not seem real. I will always hear their words of wisdom in my mind daily. They taught me well. I loved them an... Read more
My Mom Passed Away Unexpectedly
Friday, August 19, 2011      35 comments

My Mother was my world. The last few years have been so emotional for her and myself coming to terms with different health battles she has had to deal with. She firmly stood her ground to remain as independent as possible. The last f... Read more
Hot for Shorts
Thursday, April 21, 2011      5 comments

It is the end of April. emoticonIn central Florida the heat and humidity has returned full force. ... Read more
“When you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop digging.” - Will Rogers
Saturday, April 02, 2011      10 comments

These strategies are from Craig Jarrow, the author of Time Management Ninja. They seem so appropriate for me at this time. How To Get Out Of That Hole What hole are you stuck in? Behind on your work? Email inbox overflowing? Out... Read more
Meet my walking partner.
Sunday, January 23, 2011      10 comments

I'm so excited to introduce my new little buddy. He is a Chug (cross of a Pug and a Chihuahua). We found him with our local rescue group and he is surprising me so far. Wa... Read more
New Year-New Vision
Sunday, January 16, 2011      1 comments

"Your destination is a life of meaning, fulfillment, creativity, and joy—a life free of your fears, obsessions, compulsions, and addictions, without the insecurities that others activate so easily and the torments they create in you."-Gary Zukav... Read more
"Do you make your own history?...
Wednesday, December 15, 2010      1 comments

Or do you endure the life that others make for you? When you choose a direction and dedicate yourself to it, you make history. When you listen to naysayers who convince you that it can't be done, you endure history." This quote came from today... Read more
Hard Freeze in Florida
Monday, December 13, 2010      4 comments

The prediction is for 25 degrees. The tropical plants have been dragged inside. The cats are excited to get at the plants. I will need to be vigilant or dirt will be everywhere. The pool pump is covered and running. I placed a flood light on a t... Read more
Fourteen Years of Love and Devotion
Saturday, December 04, 2010      3 comments

My dear little pet dog Dakota has been struggling with heart congestion for the last 6 months. After a rough few weeks and now her increasingly weakened condition we are taking her back in today. I'm so sad she will not be coming home with me th... Read more
Update on Thanksgiving 2010
Sunday, November 28, 2010      5 comments

This year Spark People has been a major influence in my progress toward a better me. I can honestly report how much better I felt this year compared to one year ago. My physical endurance is improving slowly. I was able to take on the prepa... Read more
Thanksgiving Blessings
Wednesday, November 24, 2010      3 comments

What I'm thankful for this year. All the blessing I receive each day. A bouncing happy new grandson. My mother returning to health after a summer of cancer treatments. My family pulling together through a year of financial ups and dow... Read more
Saturday, November 20, 2010      2 comments

After returning to my Doctor with severe Fibromyalgia symptoms I was prescribed a three week cleanse followed by a two week drainage regimen. This is the first time I have ever seriously practiced an elimination diet and after six weeks I am ... Read more
I have not failed.
Saturday, August 21, 2010      8 comments

"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." - Thomas A. Edison Found the above quote and it reminded me of my weight loss journey. I feel optimistic that with the help of Spark Friends my search could be over. ... Read more
Who's taking care of ME? Week Two
Thursday, August 12, 2010      5 comments

I was able to slow down and focus on a few steps this last week. Mainly worked on my plan to get my hypoglycemia under control. Eating regularly and low glycemic has tamed my over the top appetite. I feel so much better and my mood has improved.... Read more

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