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  • National Noodle Ring Day

    12/11/2019 4:58:58 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 11 National Noodle Ring Day is a December day that kids young and old have been impatiently awaiting......yeah, right! What would cooking be like without the noodle ring? We shudder to think about it. We are certainly relieved that the Noodle Ri... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/10/2019 8:21:34 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Cold moved in today, gets to 50 tomorrow. Worked outside today.... Read more

  • "Dark Waters"--movie review

    12/10/2019 8:15:16 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    About half way into the film there is a 15-20 second that will have you holding your breath, sitting on the edge of your seat and waiting for the outcome. Though you have seen this scene in many movies it still catches and you wish the rest of the movie was as suspenseful. "Dark Waters" i... Read more

  • Xmas

    12/10/2019 6:04:08 PM, by CKEYES1

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  • Lessons learned....

    12/10/2019 12:13:03 PM, by PEPPERMINT131

    I thought I could do this by . mentally tracking my food intake and not posting daily . increasing exercise . posting results once a week. I was wrong . daily the little tastes add up. . increasing exercise does not give me the right to increase food intake. . posting needs to occ... Read more

  • situation with son getting worse

    12/10/2019 5:52:38 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    good Morning- DS went to see his daughter and wife will not even let him in fact she left the house and took baby. I have given up on having my GD and DIL at Christmas this year. It got so nasty yesterday that my son ran over to my phone - I need to block DIL on your phone I said why. She thi... Read more

  • Human Rights Day

    12/10/2019 4:47:32 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 10 Human Rights Day, created by the United Nations, promotes awareness of the importance of Human Rights issues around the world. On this date in 1948, the UN General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Each year, the United N... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/9/2019 8:57:54 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Walked to day. Had home furnace blower motor burn out. Had electrician repair this morning, 500.00 for just the motor, freezing weather begins tomorrow.... Read more

  • Xmas

    12/9/2019 6:21:10 PM, by CKEYES1

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  • Only 80 days to go but who's counting?

    12/9/2019 5:40:43 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    17th Leap Year Birthday February 29, 2004 February 2004 was a strange month. It started off with my getting my current apartment and my having to sell the convertible car that I had for 23 years and ending with my Leap Year birthday party held at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Hotel & Marina. ... Read more

  • Fell off keto wagon

    12/9/2019 12:54:07 PM, by MIMIOFBOYS

    I've gained 10 lbs in past month, due to holidays. Already 2 Christmas parties behind us. My #keto friends, who initially inspired me to try keto again 5 months ago, are struggling too. He lost 60# and she lost 55#. She has reached her goal and is adding carbs in her diet, eating chips and breads, ... Read more

  • 2020 Let’s All Do This Together!

    12/9/2019 8:50:26 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    This coming year we can do amazing things with our goals! Don’t make a resolution, make a goal and join my group The ~Indygirl Journey. We are going to all work together on reaching our personal goals and cheer each other on. Let’s do some simple math for weight goals. 1.5 pounds per we... Read more

  • TY SPARK community

    12/9/2019 7:33:51 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    Good Morning- if you have read my blog in the last few days, you would know due to turmoil I have been struggling to get my Christmas spirit back. I just read many of the community feeds. TY TY TY. I am getting my Christmas spirit back. The feeds were excellent this morning and really what I n... Read more

  • ~Taking a Spark Holiday Break~

    12/9/2019 6:56:54 AM, by --DEBY--

    446 447 446 447 447 446 447 446 I am taking a lil Spark Holiday break to get ready for the Holidays........... To spend some time for myself to ~ Relax ~ Reflect ~ ReNEW ~ in preperations for ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ The NEW YEAR ~ 2020 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 446 447 446 4... Read more

  • babysat my DD's kids last night

    12/9/2019 6:36:55 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    good Morning. It was fun - I brought over a Legos kits to put together. My GS was over tired - he got upset during the Legos. My GD was simply wonderful. Dh was not in the greatest mood b/c of our DS situation. Grandpa was reading to the GK's. I get a call from DS- DIL has thrown him out of t... Read more

  • National Pastry Day

    12/9/2019 4:49:46 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated: Always December 9 th National Pastry Day is a fun day, created to encourage you to make, and of course eat, your favorite pastries. On National Pastry Day, well known pastry chefs put on a show, making and displaying their finest creations. Pastry Day Trad... Read more

  • Very Busy Sunday

    12/9/2019 12:27:26 AM, by GRANNYJACKIE2

    Today was a very busy Sunday. Our little church has a lot going on this holiday season. This morning, I attended Sunday school, then the worship service. After we were dismissed from worship, I went to the upper room to retrieve the last of my personal items. I left the church a little after 1:00 an... Read more

  • Ducks Stopping Traffic

    12/8/2019 9:32:21 PM, by LIL-VIXEN

    I Memphis, Tennessee where I live this is a normal occurrence. At anytime of day you may see ducks stopping traffic so that they can cross the street. They don't all make it to safety though, because some one that's in a hurry to go nowhere will run some of them down just because they feel l... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/8/2019 7:23:42 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Worked outside early, cold with high moisture in the air, bone chilling. But day warmed in 50s. Dampness has me aching all over, knees, hands hurt. The electric furnace had a wiring issue, insulation on wiring melted/ burned filled house with foul smelling smoke. Called electrician, will be out ... Read more

  • Only 4 more to go! 16 years fly by :O)

    12/8/2019 5:29:10 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    16th Leap Year Birthday February 29, 2000 It is not often you are ‘sweet 16’ so I celebrated it properly! How about lunch at The Cheesecake Factory at the Sawgrass Mall (I only had 2 slices of cheesecake) and then in the evening partaking of The Captain’s Table at The Ark Restaurant (now clo... Read more

  • 4,500 miles

    12/8/2019 10:43:49 AM, by CKEYES1

    4,500 miles (Yes I posted it all the challenges I'm in.) LOL 315 355... Read more

  • National Brownie Day

    12/8/2019 8:48:03 AM, by ADKISTLER

    When : Always December 8 National Brownie Day celebrates chocolatey, chewy brownies. Brownie lovers, love chocolate. Conversely, chocolate lovers, love brownies. Therefore, its only natural, that we have a special day to celebrate brownies. It's fun and easy to enjoy this ... Read more

  • may not be the Christmas I want

    12/8/2019 5:54:28 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    good morning- sitting here drinking my coffee. DS came home last night. He and his wife having problems as usual. I thought things were getting better or at least I hoped. DS informed us that his wife is not letting his daughter come to cookie decorating or Christmas. DIL is spending lots of mon... Read more

  • Zoo Picture

    12/7/2019 11:30:00 PM, by LIL-VIXEN

    Picture of my Grand-daughter and Daughter at the zoo. As you can see the picture was taken in front of the biggest gorilla I have every seen. They had a good time a the zoo.... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/7/2019 7:20:19 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Changes out heater a.c. fan in truck today. Had to pull complete dash loose and place in seats. Put it back together , started, fan worked. Very tedious back breaking work. Had to take motion sickness pill, twisting to look and reconnect "stuff" under dash with bright light caused a vertigo dizz... Read more

  • Only 84 days to go!!

    12/7/2019 5:40:03 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    (You do not get fat from LOOKING at pictures!) 15th Leap Year Birthday February 29, 1996 My first thought looking at this picture is the shirt I am wearing, which I still have and, in fact, wore it last Wednesday, but after 23 years it is time to let it go! Okay, back to the po... Read more

  • Gliding Through the Snow

    12/7/2019 4:16:57 PM, by KATTHOMAS2

    I just got back from the most wonderful sleigh ride. My SIL and my daughter and I took the baby on her first sleigh ride. We have cousins who hold an open house every year and it was perfect weather this year for the sleigh ride. They own Clydesdale horses and they were wearing Santa hats and Chr... Read more


    12/7/2019 12:51:44 PM, by KATHLEEN624

    Here we are already in DECEMBER! The first week of DECEMBER started off with a tremendous snow storm on the east coast here in the USA. Lots of heavy snow fell pulling many trees down but leaving ten inches plus of beautiful white snow on the ground with ice covering all the trees- like diamon... Read more

  • Xmas

    12/7/2019 12:00:37 PM, by CKEYES1

    Decorating the tree today.... Read more

  • A New Chapter

    12/7/2019 11:58:20 AM, by GRANNYJACKIE2

    Today begins a new chapter in my life. I will officially start living in my new apartment today. I received the key yesterday, and spent the afternoon cleaning; but I didn't spend the night. I don't have any furniture, so I didn't even sit down. But I'm planning on spending the night there tonight. ... Read more

  • Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

    12/7/2019 10:04:15 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Observed: Always December 7th Pearl Harbor Day, commemorates the Japanese attack on the U.S. Naval base at Pearl Harbor. The attack began at dawn December 7, 1941. It crippled the U.S. Pacific Fleet, and caused the U.S. to enter World War II. During the attack at Pear... Read more

  • Picture in the Cloud

    12/6/2019 11:59:48 PM, by LIL-VIXEN

    Sometimes when I'm out driving with my husband, I take pictures of clouds. I especially like to take pictures of the clouds when it appears that there are different shapes in them. This picture of a cloud I took look just like a dinosaur.... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/6/2019 10:04:44 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Another day in paradise. Bought 4 new a tv tires, then had to go to harbour freight to get tools to remove old tires from rims. Put new tires on rims when for a ride. The 19 year old tires were slicks, the new tires gave 4 wheeler awesome traction that felt like a power boost, yeeeeeeehaaaaaaaaaa... Read more

  • Trip to the Beach

    12/6/2019 8:19:16 PM, by KATHY_2019

    Well Today was a Great one. Took my Work Van in for a oil change they check it out and Found my Brakes and Rotors were bad. So they had to fix it. I got there at 830 am and Left at at 530.So i decide while i was there and Waiting i would walk to the Beach it was Warm today so i Thought i would walk ... Read more

  • "Waves"--movie review

    12/6/2019 7:08:52 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    Trey Edward Shults, director and screenwriter of "Waves", along with his cameraman Drew Daniels, has never met a color or a scene he doesn't love repeating more than once. If someone uses the 'f' word let's have a few people say it at least 20 times just as filming inside a car with a 360 degr... Read more


    12/6/2019 6:33:52 PM, by CKEYES1

    Everyone in the office called in sick. Yikes!!! 198... Read more

  • Attitude adjustment!

    12/6/2019 11:57:26 AM, by MTPGYPSY

    Found out recently that my step son and his wife are divorcing after close to 25 yrs of marriage. Breaks my heart. Love them both so much. I will not take sides in this and I'm trying not to let it affect my eating. I have always been a stress eater.... Read more

  • Decided to get on scale & measure

    12/6/2019 7:01:51 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    good morning - I have lost weight again - .4 so that is nearly 2 1/2 lbs since I have been home. but the number which really surprised me is lost 2'' in my waist since I last measured which who knows when. I am also in a lower size. I wore size 12 on vacation - and they are very baggy. I am goin... Read more

  • Saint Nicholas Day

    12/6/2019 4:53:49 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 6 St. Nicholas Day is today. Yes, there really was a christian Saint Nicholas. He lived in the country of Greece, just a couple hundred years after the birth of Christ. This day is in honor of Saint Nicholas and his life. Saint Nicholas be... Read more

  • Monthly Group Lunch

    12/5/2019 10:42:14 PM, by LIL-VIXEN

    Today was our monthly group lunch. We went to this restaurant called Hattie B's and ate some delicious fried chicken. We didn't know it at the time, but our boss had already decided that he was going to pay for our lunch which was a surprise. This is the third time that our group has gone out to ... Read more

  • La Mexicana Taco Bar--Restaurant review--Fort Lauderdale

    12/5/2019 7:44:11 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    First unless you know where you are going the restaurant is pretty hard to find then when you get there the parking is a nightmare! All their neighbors have "No Parking You will be towed" sort of signs except for one spot that holds about 6 cars for 3 restaurants! Oh, and by the way, most of t... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/5/2019 6:46:24 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Cool morning then warming to 60s. Walked.... Read more

  • Children

    12/5/2019 5:25:32 PM, by CKEYES1

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  • Where Does Time Go

    12/5/2019 12:20:25 PM, by KATTHOMAS2

    Our granddaughter is already five months old and starting to crawl. Her mama came to visit yesterday and went home with a highchair and a stack of pictures. We put the baby in the highchair for the first time and she loved it. She will be starting on solid food at six months. I sorted through so... Read more

  • Me again.

    12/5/2019 8:43:59 AM, by MTPGYPSY

    Well, here I am once again - starting over. Goodness will I ever reach my goal? Hopefully this time. I really need to find some motivation.... Read more

  • Bathtub Party Day

    12/5/2019 4:55:22 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 5 Bathtub Party Day is today. Draw yourself a bath tub full of warm water. Add a few bath oil beads, and Voila! You're ready to hop in and "soak it" in the bathtub. Ahh, how soothing and relaxing! Don't let anything disturb the peace, qui... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/4/2019 7:02:49 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Lot of leaves today, 6 trailer loads each holding 13 45 gallon trash cans full of leaves. I am exhausted, knees and back in pain.... Read more

  • Old Age Sucks

    12/4/2019 6:01:50 PM, by CKEYES1

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  • Santa's List Day

    12/4/2019 5:56:11 PM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 4 Today is Santa's List Day. Have you been good all year? Have you been Naughty? Or, have you been nice? Santa knows. Santa's Elves have been everywhere, checking up on children all over the world, to see who has been naughty, and who has ... Read more

  • Testing a new site to make videos

    12/4/2019 4:58:56 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    I am not the greatest when it comes to the Internet/technology but if I am right I can't make videos at youtube anymore---at least without paying--so I went searching for a new site and got this one. This is my first video and want to get your reaction--didn't do that great a job such as not ad... Read more

  • Comfort.

    12/4/2019 1:01:17 PM, by MARINGAL

    Firstly, I want to send a hug to everyone that took the time to send me sweet comments and Spark Goodies in response to the passing of my mother last week. Each word warmed my heart and I thank you all for taking the time to comment. I felt such support and compassion from all of you. Consideri... Read more

  • Online Dating

    12/4/2019 11:22:13 AM, by GRANNYJACKIE2

    I cancelled my membership. I didn't care for the way it caused me to feel while dealing with the website. I felt unwanted, unneeded, and kind of like a horse being sold where the buyer wants to check out the horse head to hoof, including the teeth. I share a lot of things with Spark People, som... Read more

  • Learning to Love Fruits and Veggies

    12/4/2019 9:00:19 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    Loving vegetables and fruits is not easy for everyone. I suggest you try different ones often and try them prepared differently. You may find you love frozen grapes but don’t care for them normally. Love crunchy raw broccoli but hate it overcooked. Love roasted Brussels Sprouts with garlic and r... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/3/2019 8:51:00 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Nice day, walked alot.... Read more

  • Apartment Shopping

    12/3/2019 7:05:29 PM, by GRANNYJACKIE2

    I have been living between my daughter's house in San Antonio and my home church in Little River-Academy since returning to the USA on Sept 29th. I have been torn about where I should live and what I should do, and I've been praying about it. Then last week, I made the decision to move up here close... Read more

  • My Glass

    12/3/2019 6:00:36 PM, by CKEYES1

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  • You Know the Drill

    12/3/2019 4:00:22 PM, by MILPAM3

    Um, no, not that drill ... the new one I asked for (and got) as my birthday 383 present. Yes, the old one wouldn't charge any longer and it was heavy. Bless their hearts, 129 my boys got me one. I charged 54 up the battery and was ready to use it for the first time. 249 My project was put... Read more

  • Well, I did it, I turned 60!

    12/3/2019 8:49:38 AM, by KVD08844

    Which is a blessing! Frankly, all I did to reach this "milestone" was breathe, eat, and drink, but it's okay, I'm graciously taking all the congrats that people are giving me. This will be a big year, we'll be selling the house we raised the kids in (oh, they're still here too) and moving to S... Read more

  • wonderful morning

    12/3/2019 6:14:56 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    good morning- TG for the trip. DH is adjusting to retirement. The first two weeks of the trip were rough - he could not relax - we had many a talk. You are no longer on a schedule - allow yourself to enjoy the trip. We have had talks about that period of time and he concludes with me that he coul... Read more

  • National Roof Over Your Head Day

    12/3/2019 5:08:57 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 3 Today is National Roof Over Your Head Day. It is a day of appreciation for the things we have, starting with the roof over our heads. For most of us, a roof over our head signifies living in a house that protects us from the elements, k... Read more

  • Maintaining a normal weight with whole foods

    12/3/2019 12:21:43 AM, by HEALTY4U

    I joined this group in 2009 more than 10 years ago. I dont miss the old me that was 70 lbs heavier. I went to a whole foods diet which made a big difference. https://thefastingmethod.com/ https://www.drfuhrman.com/... Read more

  • Lunch

    12/2/2019 6:03:32 PM, by CKEYES1

    Lunch for the week... Read more

  • Friends know what to get you for your birthday! :O)

    12/2/2019 4:47:44 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    14th Leap Year Birthday February 29, 1992 South Florida I had a 2 bedroom ground floor apartment right off Sunrise Boulevard which made the location convenient for everyone and not having much money I decided to have my birthday party sort of an open house from 1PM to 9PM. I had sent out ... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/2/2019 3:30:39 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Windy, sunny and chilly. Just right for yardwork.... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/2/2019 3:29:25 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Sunny, windy very cool. Just right for yardwork.... Read more

  • Veggie Bacon

    12/2/2019 11:54:20 AM, by GRANNYJACKIE2

    I'm still relatively new to this Flexitarian lifestyle. I have always enjoyed the taste of certain meat products; but I can live without meat products better than I can live with the inflammation they produce in my body. Anyway, I'm trying some of the meatless meat replacements. Some taste pretty go... Read more

  • National Fritters Day

    12/2/2019 4:54:39 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 2 Today is National Fritters Day, Aren't we all lucky that this this special day has finally arrived!? Before you can begin to celebrate this very important day, you need to know what a "fritter" is. Many people do not know, making it all the m... Read more

  • peaceful morning

    12/2/2019 4:39:33 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    good Morning- I am having my coffee - watching our Christmas lights that DH put up yesterday. I have the lights on our Christmas tree on with the presents underneath. I am all alone and happy. I am relaxed - in control, patient and confident. I am positive that this year's Christmas will be a j... Read more

  • Holiday challenge

    12/1/2019 9:08:39 PM, by SIOBANGMOM

    That darn cat!!!... Read more

  • Holiday challenge

    12/1/2019 9:08:28 PM, by SIOBANGMOM

    That darn cat!!!... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    12/1/2019 7:39:02 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    40 out very windy about 15 to 20 which made a good bite to the wind chill factor.... Read more

  • I was going to have another Bar Mitzvah but...

    12/1/2019 6:02:30 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    13th Leap Year Birthday February 29, 1988 South Florida My Leap Year birthday fell on a Monday in 1988 and the party was at The Golden Spike, an excellent buffet restaurant that had, at that time, the best Carrot Cake in town. I didn’t know about, or even if they were available, digi... Read more

  • I'm trying to get excited

    12/1/2019 3:48:43 PM, by PALUTE1

    I'm trying to get excited about losing weight. My doctor helped me some on Tuesday. She was pleased with the weight loss (10 pounds) I have had since August. We talked about the diet (Mediterranean Diet) chose to try to follow. She was pleased with that saying it was the healthiest diet I could foll... Read more

  • Grateful

    12/1/2019 3:00:04 PM, by GRANNYJACKIE2

    I'm grateful to God for the many blessings He has given me. There are so many things He has done for me and given me that I cannot name them all, some of those blessings probably go unrecognized. Some of the blessings are the people whom I know or encounter. Some blessings are the things that happen... Read more

  • Thanksgiving that almost was not.

    12/1/2019 1:23:00 PM, by SIMPLY_JAE

    I did not want to have Thanksgiving this year and I had almost made up mind to treat the day like any other..I mean why not? I live a life of thanks-giving..My husband with his dementia hardly knows that it is a special day..his days run into each other and they all feel the same. Me with my Fibro a... Read more

  • Wii again

    12/1/2019 12:04:55 PM, by CKEYES1

    Using the Wii today. It's freezing rain and the dog wouldn't even go for a walk. 338 HAPPY DECEMBER... Read more

  • Mom.

    12/1/2019 11:20:19 AM, by MARINGAL

    My mom passed away 5 days ago. It has been a true surreal experience even though she had a very long and beautiful life. It’s hard to even put how it feels to lose a parent into words, but the key thing to keep in mind is there is no normal way of reacting. I haven’t just felt one emotion since... Read more

  • Skinnier Is Not Always Happier If You Only Look at the Scale

    12/1/2019 10:34:22 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    You see two totally different facial expressions here from two different time periods. The first pic was taken when I was concentrating on healthy habits and the journey, focusing on progress. The second pic was taken when I was concentrating on the scale and numbers. You s... Read more

  • Eat a Red Apple Day

    12/1/2019 10:22:05 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Always December 1 Eat a Red Apple Day is today. We hope you eat an apple today, and every day. Apples are delicious. Apples are nutritious. That's a great combination. Apples date back to the garden of Eden. In that garden, the Bible tells us it was the "Forbi... Read more

  • God is our Father, and in Him alone we ought to trust.

    12/1/2019 7:19:42 AM, by CARLOSLAKELAND

     Heavenly Father, thank You for teaching us Your truth through the lives of those in the Bible. Please fill and control us with Your Holy Spirit so that we might walk in humility. Help us acknowledge You as our Creator and Sustainer. We are totally dependent on You for all things, and we are gratefu... Read more

  • ~ Welcome to DECEMBER ~

    12/1/2019 7:04:34 AM, by --DEBY--

    446 447 446 447 447 446 447 446 My Top 5 goals for ~~~~~~~~ DECEMBER ~~~~~~~~ 1. Stay on Track with my Daily Nutrition & Exercise 2. Maintain Healthy Relationships with LOVEd Ones 3. Continue to DeClutter & Organize - Self Reflection 4. Craft regularly ... Read more

  • Peabody Ducks

    11/30/2019 11:04:36 PM, by LIL-VIXEN

    If you have ever visit Memphis, Tennessee and gone to the Peabody Hotel you should know the story of the Peabody Ducks. But just in case you don’t. It started back in 1930 when two friends, having a little too much Tennessee whiskey, decided to put some live decoy ducks in the fountain at... Read more

  • It’s that time of the year

    11/30/2019 10:29:48 PM, by SIOBANGMOM

    Getting all my cardio in decking the halls. What an exhausting job. Thanksgiving being late this year increased the intensity. Well it is more creative than a trip to the gym. ... Read more

  • Thankful

    11/30/2019 6:29:22 PM, by CKEYES1

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  • 91 days until I become an adult!! :O)

    11/30/2019 6:21:30 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    12th Birthday February 29, 1984 South Florida In 1984 Leap Year fell on a Wednesday. Following are some of the notes from my diary: Party at Mike McCarroll’s house on Tuesday February 28--Bill G gave me a framed posted of “La Cage Aux Folles” the last show we saw together (which I st... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    11/30/2019 6:04:33 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Unseasonably warm day at 68, walked... Read more

  • December's Goals

    11/30/2019 2:04:23 PM, by SIMPLY_JAE

    Stay on track with my eating to not gain through the holiday's Get my exercise in by walking daily Drink my water Remember to be thankful and grateful and to remember that I am blessed in so many ways. I have dropped a few things this year and not just weight..(still more to go)..... Read more

  • I am back from vacation -

    11/30/2019 10:49:01 AM, by 417-EXERCISE30

    good morning - I am still on another time zone. The trip was wonderful on so many levels. DH did have a hard time adjusting at first. He needed to relax. It took two weeks. We came back relaxed - my BP was perfect 118/72 and glucose was 78. But my DH is not relaxed now- he had to call medica... Read more

  • Stay at Home Because You Are Well Day

    11/30/2019 5:08:10 AM, by ADKISTLER

    When : Always November 30th Stay at Home Because You Are Well Day is today. Do you feel okay? If'so, it is a good day to take off from work. According to Wellcat.com, the creators of this special day, the objective is to call in "well" to your work. It's as simple as that. ... Read more

  • What a Great Day

    11/29/2019 8:42:17 PM, by KATHY_2019

    Has i sit here and thinking about yesterday I loved it. We had some Family here and most of the Great Grand kids here. No Fussing are Drama here First time Ever. The Food was Great i Did low Carb And the Dessert was low Carb of course there was the Regular food To. I am Very Grateful. Th... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    11/29/2019 7:12:21 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Another cold rainy day, went to Wal-Mart black Friday, place was almost empty of shoppers. Picked up 6 $12.00 led shop lights. Spent savings on power cords to hook them up. Walked... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    11/29/2019 7:12:21 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Another cold rainy day, went to Wal-Mart black Friday, place was almost empty of shoppers. Picked up 6 $12.00 led shop lights. Spent savings on power cords to hook them up. Walked... Read more

  • "Knives Out"--movie review

    11/29/2019 7:01:50 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    Either I have been going to the movies far too long or I have become jaded--maybe a combination of both! I've seen at least a dozen different films in this genre with one of my favorites being "Murder On The Orient Express" with Ingrid Bergman and Lauren Bacall . It was an Agatha Christie... Read more

  • First Blog

    11/29/2019 6:49:28 PM, by CHAVAH11

    I am not really much of a blogger, I never even kept a diary when I was a child. But here it goes. Since June I have lost 19 lbs of the 45 I want to loose. I have been using Noom and weight watchers. I do have problems with not eating enough, I frequently only eat about 800 cal a day. Thus, I d... Read more

  • Black Friday

    11/29/2019 6:10:01 PM, by CKEYES1

    Me I don't do it. Friends of mine got up at 5 am to be at the store at 6 am. He went to one store and she went to the other. He took her bank card. After hours of shopping and standing in line, he got up to the cash and realized he didn't know the pin number. He called her and she didn't answe... Read more

  • Bah hum bug. Let’s go straight to resolutions

    11/29/2019 1:08:54 PM, by TRUEPEACENIK

    Make and start on resolutions (affirmations, what have you) now and miss the crowds in January! Instead of focusing on sales today, I’m focusing on 2020 savings goals. I get a couple cash tips a month. I’m dedicating them to building an emergency fund. As I acquire new clients this year, I... Read more

  • The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

    11/29/2019 6:33:10 AM, by KATTHOMAS2

    A friend sent her husband over to my house with three bags of fabric scraps because she knows I am learning to quilt. Oh my goodness! I had just recently gone through my own stash of material and sorted it....now I am in the midst of chaos again. I have made a vow that I will not start cutting ma... Read more

  • You're Welcome Day

    11/29/2019 5:00:01 AM, by ADKISTLER

    Date When Celebrated : Day after Thanksgiving You're Welcome Day encourages us to simply say "You're welcome". It helps to put manners back into society. This very special day comes the day after Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving Day we say "Thanks" for what we have. So, it only seems n... Read more

  • Only 92 days to go!

    11/28/2019 9:53:47 PM, by GREATMARTIN

    11th Leap Year Birthday February 29, 1980 South Florida I returned to South Florida in 1979 and got an apartment right off I-95 and Davie Boulevard. Two blocks west was the restaurant/bar called the Sandpiper. I quickly became friends with the bartender Bruce and some of the regular customers l... Read more

  • 2019 Goals

    11/28/2019 6:28:00 PM, by TOMSTONE1

    Rain and cold almost all day. Lot of leaf removal.... Read more