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Friday, October 11, 2019      3 comments

This has been a long, slow journey of recovery. I typically recover quickly from surgery, but this one has been different. I think my body was so run down from the 2 months with the spleen dying inside me that it just couldn't recover as quick... Read more
Saturday, October 05, 2019      3 comments

So . . . I'm adjusting to a lot of things. The car accident had lacerated the spleen, and the trauma surgeon embolilzed it, supposedly to save it. Unfortunately, it began a long process of dying--hence the excruciating pain that wouldn't let m... Read more
RAMPING UP FOR 2019 FALL 5% Challenge Community
Wednesday, September 18, 2019      5 comments

Dare I plan after all the bumps in the road I've had for the past 5 months? Well I MUST! This is pretty much a revamp of what I did for the Summer Challenge, so you may not want to read it if you waded through the previous one. I've made some... Read more
Sunday, September 08, 2019      5 comments

0H MY GOODNESS! What an incredible curve ball life threw us! First we were hit hard by the herniated disc, slow progress on appointments/diagnosis, and finally the surgery. The sugeon was AMAZING! Wow! 2 weeks after surgery I couldn't belie... Read more
Saturday, July 20, 2019      9 comments

So after writing a blog blasting my thunder thighs, I've been feeling pretty badly about it. My perspective has changed. What I thought was sciatica and would mend itself quickly has turned out to be a huge herniated disc (size of a tumor), an... Read more
RAMPING UP FOR 2019 Summer 5% Challenge Community - MOTIVATION
Friday, June 21, 2019      4 comments

1) INFORMATION & BLOG: WOOT! WOOT! Ticking off my preparations. Have begun blogging with some regularity and will increase that. I find it actually very helpful in keeping focused and keeping my mind clear. Included a little PR for the T... Read more
Friday, June 21, 2019      5 comments

So . . . this was the challenge on my Spark Start Page Today. This will take me a while, but I'm throwing it up here for starters. I've always said I needed 10 lifetimes to do everything I want to do in life, and now I'm being challenged to wr... Read more
Joined New Team, Walk Across Canada
Wednesday, June 19, 2019      4 comments

I have so much to write about, but just wanted to get this one out there. Walk across Canada, except that it has a link for walking trails across the U.S., too. It's also linked to my Fitbit, and I think will be super fun--hoping not too mu... Read more
2019 5% Summer Challenge
Thursday, June 06, 2019      2 comments

Check it out. Start date to be announced. It is a big commitment, but can really spur you on to the success you want.... Read more
Shooting Stars Week 8 Badges
Thursday, June 06, 2019      1 comments

By the final week of the challenge, I think I finally figured it all out. Badges earned in final week of 5% Spring Challenge: ... Read more
Monday, June 03, 2019      6 comments

What a crazy body I have now! As a teen and young adult, I had this hour-glass figure up top and could hide my thunder thighs under skirts (back in the day when skirts were cool). ... Read more
Friday, May 31, 2019      3 comments

Seeing is believing, I guess. I'm 65 years old and am told I look and act way younger than that. My mother lived to be 90, and I don't see any reason why I won't. How I wish I was a wisp of a delicate gal, but I was born into a long line of h... Read more
Shooting Stars Week 7 Badges
Wednesday, May 29, 2019      2 comments

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Shooting Stars Week 6 Badges
Wednesday, May 29, 2019      2 comments

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It's Sunday
Sunday, May 19, 2019      3 comments

Time to rest and refocus! God's design yields results!... Read more

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