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Alright, I'mmmmm BAAAcCCCKKKK
Wednesday, April 28, 2021      4 comments

I am starting a new program, and I think it will be my last formal attempt. I have joined a program for 12 weeks to jump start my journey. I am 70 and as I looked at the old photos that I posted it appears that they are from 10 years ago... Read more
Back in the saddle again
Saturday, July 09, 2011      3 comments

I'm back. We have been traveling for the past month. We went to Turkey. WOW!! What an amazing country and we were only in the western part. Diet suffered but my mind is stimulated!... Read more
Hard Work + Persistence = Guaranteed Success
Monday, May 23, 2011      5 comments

I read a blog yesterday about one of our sisters who has lost 51 pounds over the past 140 days. Then I saw this essay on hard work. I decided to share. Hard Work + Persistence = Guaranteed Success You should not accept a frustrating... Read more
One day your life will flash before your eyes.
Friday, May 13, 2011      4 comments

Make sure its worth watching.... Read more
Don't you love spring?
Wednesday, May 11, 2011      2 comments

Today was a gorgeous spring day in Toledo, OH. The sky was blue, temperatures in the 70s, spring flower are in their full bloom - albeit late bloom due to unusually cold temperatures in March and April, and I am feeling energized. I led m... Read more
Good substitutions
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      2 comments

I found this chart on fasttrackofatloss.com You might like it as well. http://www.fasttracktofatloss.
com/25worst.pdf It contains 25 worst foods and provides good substitutes. www.fasttracktofatloss.c
om/25worst.pdf ... Read more
Another week - another challenge
Monday, May 09, 2011      4 comments

Does it seem like each week I say to myself, "I'm starting over"? Well, today I am starting over. Rather than starting over, I think I should just say that I am continuing my journey. Some roads have bumps and some are hills to be climb... Read more
Royal Wedding Wrap Up
Tuesday, May 03, 2011      5 comments

Did any of you watch the Royal Wedding between William and Kate? My sis and I have watched the Royals with great fascination for many, many years. This year the wedding coincided with her monthly bridge game with old neighbors,so we decide... Read more
I'm back...with another granddaughter story
Monday, May 02, 2011      4 comments

After a busy Easter holiday with family, a trip to Pittsburgh to celebrate the Royal Wedding (I'll post more later, I went to Columbus to watch the grandchildren while their parents participated in the Cincinnati marathon, I am back home for awh... Read more
Tina Fey's prayer for mothers -
Wednesday, April 20, 2011      5 comments

First, Lord: No tattoos. May neither Chinese symbol for truth nor Winnie-the-Pooh holding the FSU logo stain her tender haunches. May she be Beautiful but not Damaged, for it’s the Damage that draws the creepy soccer coach’s eye, not the Be... Read more
What do you want to do today?
Monday, April 18, 2011      1 comments

I saw this on the page of the previous post. The suggestion was to not make lists, but to just find one important thing each day and do it. What is your thing for today? I will ________________ Mine is - I will finish the easter paj... Read more
I read this today and wanted to share it with you. BTW, today is tax day.
Monday, April 18, 2011      0 comments

April 18th, 2011 @ 12:10 am by: Marc 18 Things My Dad Was Right About Fifteen years ago, when I was a freshman in high school, my English teacher gave my class a homework assignment entitled, “Advice for a Younger Generation.” The co... Read more
Over heard in Italy
Monday, April 04, 2011      2 comments

We were in a park in Rome when we overheard an American father say to his young son, "Do you think that we could go for 20 minutes without hearing the word gelato?" The kids apparently liked the cool treat as much as I did. ... Read more
Spinning today
Sunday, April 03, 2011      2 comments

Iwoke up, went to church, then went to a spin class and a couple of hours on the machines at the gym. Came home and went to bed. Pleased to report that the girls behaved themselves on the spinning bicycle and mostly went north south inste... Read more
I'm baaacckkkk and raising a glass (of wine, of course) to all Italians out there.
Saturday, April 02, 2011      3 comments

I just realized that it has been over two weeks since I have posted. I have, however, been to Italy and loved it. What an amazing country this is - and we only saw Rome, Florence and Venice. I walked in the fun run of the Rome marathon. This ... Read more

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