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I often think of our first Fall down here...
Tuesday, October 05, 2010      3 comments

Think about it. You leave a nice comfy home after 30 years, move 7 hrs away to acres of hills, oaks, dogwoods and pines. The grass and weeds are hip high with ruts from cattle that have managed to come though fences. There isn't even a drivew... Read more
It's 2am...
Monday, October 04, 2010      6 comments

I should be fast asleep, but I'm not. I DID get a great sleep, Sat into Sun. We both crashed at 8pm! I woke 745 and dh at 8am. Felt wonderful, but the ache of the arthritis was a nuisance for the day. Rested the joints, but because of inact... Read more
Saturday, October 02, 2010      1 comments

Well it's been a great, cool, fall day! I should write a long blog, but I'm tired!! I didn't eat the bakery for the sale. I did get into sweets last night, but didn't do much damage. I'm back on track today and praying for a good nigh... Read more
I'm having a great week, so far...
Tuesday, September 28, 2010      8 comments

Right now, I'm watching two deer run into the woods. Must be a car coming down the road. Anyway, told myself over the weekend that it was time to see an Orthopedic specialist about this hip, etc. People have been telling me not to wait ... Read more
Fall has finally arrived
Saturday, September 25, 2010      4 comments

The windows are almost closed completely, the ac is off and I am wearing a robe and slippers. All these are definate indications that Fall is here. Finally!! So far, there is only a hint of color change. The dogwoods are first to start chang... Read more
Last day of summer...
Tuesday, September 21, 2010      3 comments

Tomorrow may be the first day of Fall, but we're still pretty warm here. Hope the cool weather sets in soon and then stays that way for a loooong time. Tomorrow is my 9th wedding Anniversary! Funny how expectations of each other changes a... Read more
Blessed Sunday to all
Sunday, September 19, 2010      0 comments

Good morning! It's sure good to be home. We made a quick trip to NE Thur (until yesterday) to see dh's family. Got to see # 2 grandson, a soph, start with his highschool Varsity defense. Very impressive! We're all hoping with his talent and... Read more
Oh, and about that new scale...
Saturday, September 11, 2010      5 comments

I am now 3.5 lbs heavier, but still under 200 lbs at 199!! Still stoked and ready to get on with the losing! Was just thinkin'...Sparkpeople HAS to be one of the biggest bunch of LOSERS on the planet!! Gotta love the LOSERS!!! ... Read more
Saturday, September 11, 2010      2 comments

Ya know, life IS good! As I sit here Sparking and it's finally light, I look out the sliding door which is open and letting the coolness if the night in, and see a momma deer and her fawn nibbling the grass out by the woodline. There's a defi... Read more
I'm no longer the heaviest.
Thursday, September 09, 2010      5 comments

About the doctor appt...made it, on medication and feeling much better. Finally, got that new scale I've been saying I needed since I could get 3 different weights if I stepped on the old one 3 different times. It's quite nice, but though... Read more
Having guilty feelings...
Tuesday, September 07, 2010      2 comments

We left for our visit with dh's son in Iowa on Thur. Got a really nice room at a Super 8...one of the nicest motel stays in a long time. Did some dress power shopping, to no avail. Met Derek Thurs evening when he showed us the way to a great... Read more
Nice trip...
Tuesday, August 31, 2010      2 comments

I'm back all safe and sound. It was great to get to see all my kids. Even Sara was there... the one that moved to CA. She had a preplanned trip to a benefit concert in MI and drove down (5hrs). Funny how things work out. I tried to ea... Read more
Road trip...
Saturday, August 28, 2010      3 comments

When you least expect it, plans change. I will be going back home for a few days so won't be on SP much, if at all. Thanks for all your encouragement and comments. I'll get back to you soon. Hug those you love every chance you get...we j... Read more
Wednesday already!
Wednesday, August 25, 2010      4 comments

Yesterday was a great day! Had to go to Springfield to a follow up doctor appt. Had deviated septum surgery in Apr. He said " I'm perfect!" What a way to start my day! Then went to a not so healthy lunch. Well, I ate healthy choices, just ... Read more
Have a Blessed Sunday...
Sunday, August 22, 2010      3 comments

Here it is, another week passed and a new start. Of course, any day we choose, can be a new start. Weather influences my mood and attitude, but things are looking up for both this week. It is actually suppose to cooler and the air is to be dr... Read more

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