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  • A warm and sunny day 🌞

    6/19/2021 12:11:41 PM, by MOMMY445

    It's a beautiful sunny day here today. My daughter says hello to everyone. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! I'm going for a walk in a while. Have a great day, everyone! Take care and stay safe.... Read more

  • Magic

    6/19/2021 12:01:13 PM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    Children see magic because they look for it. ~ Christopher Moore ... Read more

  • Happy Saturday

    6/19/2021 9:37:57 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a great day. 386... Read more

  • Saturday’s Words

    6/19/2021 9:34:58 AM, by JUDY1676

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  • On the lighter Side of life

    6/19/2021 8:24:09 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

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  • Tired

    6/19/2021 8:02:06 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    Sometimes I’m just so tired, maybe because of age,or the HOA?... Read more

  • saw Bats last night

    6/19/2021 7:22:30 AM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good morning - My GD (9) was a champ - the event took much longer than expected. due to many things not able to control. GS (6) is a whiner and a complainer. I knew this about him, but we managed. We are in the middle of the river waiting for the bats to come out and he wants to go home. Any wa... Read more

  • SATURDAY FOOD FOR THOUGHT

    6/19/2021 6:51:29 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    Faithfulness is not only showing up day after day; It is showing up day after day with a good attitude and an excellent spirit. God will reward that kind of faithfulness.... Read more

  • 6-18-21

    6/19/2021 3:33:51 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    Another INR test. My score was 1.6 this time. I think I will be doing this on Fridays for a while. My doctor also had a A1C blood test for me. I haven't gotten the result of that one yet. It has cooled down a little bit. You can feel it, but it is still hot. I think that's why my leg ulcer took a li... Read more

  • Weather

    6/19/2021 12:14:39 AM, by ZRIE014

    Warmed up to 73 after 62. It is 65 outside and 70 inside... Read more

  • Family

    6/18/2021 7:23:55 PM, by GEORGE815

    Making plans today for Father's Day events. Have some nice things to look forward to this weekend.... Read more

  • thought for today 6/18/21

    6/18/2021 6:07:12 PM, by USMAWIFE

    Goals aren't achieved only because we want them to be. They become a reality because we decide they matter more than what we've always done. It's an emotional decision. MAKE IT HAPPEN.... Read more

  • TODAYS PROJECT

    6/18/2021 12:58:53 PM, by WHITEANGEL4

    going through old magazines and tearing out recipes we want to try and toss the rest. These piles grow on me over time and it may take several sessions to accomplish this one.... Read more

  • Friday’s Words

    6/18/2021 12:54:05 PM, by JUDY1676

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  • Thursday Friday

    6/18/2021 12:39:15 PM, by RO2BENT

    Low key Thursday last day at beach rental house. Headed back fro Ohio... Read more

  • A rainy day here today

    6/18/2021 12:12:08 PM, by MOMMY445

    It's going to be raining on and off all day here today. I've been for a walk in the morning and I feel great! I'll be going for another walk after lunch. My daughter says hello to everyone. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! Have a great day! Take care and stay safe.... Read more

  • grandkids are coming today

    6/18/2021 10:23:46 AM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good morning - not use to planning meals for 4 people. Dh has been very helpful preparing everything with me. We are ready. My grand kids have not spend a weekend with us since they have grown. It was always for one night only. DH has been trying to lose the weight he gained in Minnesota. He ... Read more

  • Wandering

    6/18/2021 9:22:26 AM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    Not all those who wander are lost. ~ J.R.R. Tolkien... Read more

  • 6/18/2021

    6/18/2021 8:55:39 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive. Dalai Lama Read more at https://www.brainyquote.com... Read more

  • San Palo Bay Sturgeon/

    6/18/2021 7:51:01 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

    74", Catch & Release fishing... Read more

  • What a long week

    6/18/2021 7:29:13 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    We have to drive to Anderson, SC to look at a phonograph.... Read more

  • 6-18-21

    6/18/2021 7:18:09 AM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more

  • FRIDAY THOUGHT

    6/18/2021 7:12:40 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    In everything, give thanks!... Read more

  • TGIF!

    6/18/2021 6:24:55 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a great weekend! 30 386... Read more

  • 6-17-21

    6/18/2021 1:25:25 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    It's still hot. I'm moving slowly but I'm getting things done. I'm up to date with my book reviews. I did the laundry. I washed some of the dishes I've let stack up while I was either busy or too d*mn hot. Still have some bills to get in the mail. Life goes on.... Read more

  • Weather

    6/18/2021 12:16:26 AM, by ZRIE014

    Warmed up to 74 after 64. It is 66 outside and 70 inside.... Read more

  • I am not sure why I am writing a blog that will soon evaporate and fade into distant memories . . .

    6/17/2021 11:38:29 PM, by NANCYPAT1

    . . . but, I really want to talk to everyone while we are still here. This is about changes, losses shedding and recreating. It is also about new options, restructuring and becoming instead of just clinging onto things that I have outgrown and that no longer support the ME that I was put on this Ear... Read more

  • LUNCH WITH FRIENDS

    6/17/2021 11:01:21 PM, by WHITEANGEL4

    Well, today was out day out this week. Hw went to the island was going to a place on the main street of the old city. We could not find a parking place within 6 blocks. I can see that now that people are able to get out and travel they are arriving in droves When we returned from Tennessee on ... Read more

  • Weather

    6/17/2021 7:36:06 PM, by GEORGE815

    Hot again today. It hit 100 again.... Read more

  • thought for today 6/17/21

    6/17/2021 4:46:06 PM, by USMAWIFE

    Don't let the expectations and opinions of other people affect your decisions. It's your life, not theirs. Do what matters most to you; do what makes you feel alive and happy. Don't let the expectations and ideas of others limit who you are. If you let others tell you who you are, you are living the... Read more

  • Thursday’s Words

    6/17/2021 11:49:30 AM, by JUDY1676

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  • It's Thursday

    6/17/2021 11:30:29 AM, by MOMMY445

    A beautiful sunny day here today 🌞. My daughter says hello to everyone. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! I'm going for a walk in a while. I'll be doing some dancing 🕺 later on in the afternoon. Have a great day, everyone! Take care and stay safe.... Read more

  • Kindness

    6/17/2021 10:27:47 AM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. ~ Aesop ... Read more

  • 6/17/2021

    6/17/2021 9:56:36 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    The sky is the part of creation in which nature has done for the sake of pleasing man. John Ruskin Read more at https://www.brainyquote.com... Read more

  • Thursday Friday

    6/17/2021 9:32:50 AM, by RO2BENT

    Last day at beach rental house. Hitting the road tomorrow morning ... Read more

  • IDIOT OR SAVANT?

    6/17/2021 8:23:51 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    One of life's great pleasures is to watch two idiots agree on something and then hear one of them say, "Great minds think alike."... Read more

  • reached 600,000 COVID deaths in USA

    6/17/2021 8:09:25 AM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good morning - I read a sad article yesterday. People are still dying of COVID. Some people have decided not to get the vaccine in many areas - the south is one of the big areas. The doctors are saying these are the people that are getting hit with COVID - the non-vaccinated people. So the number... Read more

  • Check your new car for spare or donut tire!

    6/17/2021 7:59:41 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    About a third of new cars today do not come with a spare tire, though they may be equipped with a compressor and sealant kit to temporarily fix a flat tire. Some cars without spares come with “run-flat” tires, which are designed to operate for a limited distance after losing air from a typical punct... Read more

  • 6-17-21

    6/17/2021 7:45:10 AM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more

  • One of those days

    6/17/2021 6:55:49 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

    It finally happenrd. My 9-year old computer crashed. Time to recycle it.... Read more

  • Happy Thursday

    6/17/2021 4:56:50 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a great day. 386... Read more

  • 6-16-21

    6/17/2021 2:21:18 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    I may be getting used to the heat. I wasn't as headachy today. I could be wrong. One of the weather guessers on TV said we hadn't had time to acclimatize to the heat and I think he is correct. ... Read more

  • Weather

    6/17/2021 12:16:15 AM, by ZRIE014

    Warmed up to 80 after 64. It is 68 outside and 72 inside.... Read more

  • thought for today 6/16/21

    6/16/2021 9:08:04 PM, by USMAWIFE

    Life always knows exactly what we need, what we are ready for, and when we are prepared to receive it. We are usually so busy looking behind or ahead, we miss the flow of life passing right before our eyes. Fear, anxiety, guilt, and shame fog our vision and cause us to miss the point, the lesson, an... Read more

  • MLB All Star Week

    6/16/2021 8:33:07 PM, by GEORGE815

    Trying to make plans with son and grandson to take part in this once every 2 decade event.... Read more

  • Tuesday Wednesday

    6/16/2021 8:05:06 PM, by RO2BENT

    Beach, rain, food…... Read more

  • 6-16-21

    6/16/2021 5:43:08 PM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more

  • 6/16/2021

    6/16/2021 5:21:56 PM, by AZMOMXTWO

    Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying. W. Clement Stone Read more at https://www.brainyquote.com... Read more

  • A beautiful sunny day 🌞

    6/16/2021 1:18:35 PM, by MOMMY445

    I've been for a walk and I feel great! I'll be going for another walk in a while. My daughter says hello to everyone. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! Have a great day, everyone! Take care and stay safe.... Read more

  • CLEANING

    6/16/2021 1:00:44 PM, by WHITEANGEL4

    Well, I am doing some cleaning around the house today. I am tossing all the old papers laying around and the mail that does not have out idednitiey available on it That I will be shredding in the near future. I do not know how we get so much junk mail. It just piles up and I try to toss it when ... Read more

  • Wednesday

    6/16/2021 11:01:28 AM, by KITT52

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  • Wednesday’s Words

    6/16/2021 10:08:18 AM, by JUDY1676

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  • Think!

    6/16/2021 9:22:52 AM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    “You become what you think about.” ~ Earl Nightingale... Read more

  • Our spare tire came in!

    6/16/2021 7:53:24 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    The kit to modify the trunk on our Prius so it will hold.a spare, including a mini donut tire, cost $1500. What a rip! We never knew the car DID NOT come with a spare, it was never mentioned, and we never looked in the trunk.... Read more

  • LOL - this is why I will miss Sparks

    6/16/2021 7:24:54 AM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good morning - I am going to miss the community feed, blogs, articles, and the gathering of points. SP is like a family member that I can go to daily. It got me through the pandemic and retirement of DH. Without Sparks during this time of going on 18 months - I would have pulled my hair out, gain... Read more

  • On the lighter side

    6/16/2021 7:12:20 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

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  • HAPPY HUMP DAY

    6/16/2021 7:00:28 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    Was looking at Spark America and noticed Chris Downey is a part of it. How about them apples?... Read more

  • Happy Wednesday

    6/16/2021 6:18:25 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a great day. 386... Read more

  • 6-15-21

    6/16/2021 1:51:39 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    Officially 101 today, and we are only on the edge of this heat. I sweat sitting still and melt if I go outside. It won't cool off until Friday, if you can call returning to normal temperatures cooling off. The planet has a fever.... Read more

  • Weather

    6/16/2021 12:16:24 AM, by ZRIE014

    Warmed up to 81 after 64. It is 70 outside and 73 inside.... Read more

  • thought for today 6/15/21

    6/15/2021 7:51:42 PM, by USMAWIFE

    People tend to be generous when sharing their nonsense, fear, and ignorance. And while they seem quite eager to feed you their negativity, please remember that sometimes the diet we need to be on is a spiritual and emotional one. Be cautious with what you feed your mind and soul. Fuel yourself with ... Read more

  • Monday Tuesday

    6/15/2021 6:46:13 PM, by RO2BENT

    Vacation!... Read more

  • 6-15-21

    6/15/2021 5:12:37 PM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more

  • Hot temps

    6/15/2021 12:49:57 PM, by GEORGE815

    Got out early to exercise. Should hit 100 for the next few days. Having a heat wave 335... Read more

  • A beautiful sunny day 🌞

    6/15/2021 12:29:59 PM, by MOMMY445

    It's a beautiful day here today! My daughter says hello to everyone. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! I've been for a walk and I feel great! I'm going for another walk in a while. Have a great day, everyone! Take care and stay safe.... Read more

  • TALKING WITH SISTER

    6/15/2021 12:11:50 PM, by WHITEANGEL4

    Well, the move for my sister is coming along. They last of her furniture will be moved to storage this weekend and she will movie in with my niece while her house is being completed. There is so much that she has to dispose off. She and her husband lived in the house for almost 40 years and he pa... Read more

  • grands kids coming for sleep over this weekend

    6/15/2021 10:39:38 AM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good morning - I planned an entire weekend of activities for my grandkids ages 6 & 9. I developed a menu of meals for them. Sunday is Father's day - I am teaching them to bake pies for their dad with our new oven. One apple and one strawberry rhubarb pie and they will make him a card. We are rea... Read more

  • A Good Day

    6/15/2021 10:21:45 AM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    "At the end of the day, if I can say I had fun, it was a good day." - Simone Biles ... Read more

  • Tuesday’s Words

    6/15/2021 9:25:44 AM, by JUDY1676

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  • 6/15/2021

    6/15/2021 8:41:57 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. Aristotle Onassis Read more at https://www.brainyquote.com... Read more

  • Home NP visit this morning

    6/15/2021 8:38:57 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    They come once a year to check the house for safety, check our weight, BP, etc.... Read more

  • CHURCH SIGN

    6/15/2021 7:59:31 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    How do you make holy water? Boil the hell out of it... Read more

  • On the lighter side

    6/15/2021 7:13:37 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

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  • Happy Tuesday

    6/15/2021 6:47:54 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a great day. 386... Read more

  • 6-14-21

    6/15/2021 1:15:12 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    I am working on getting all my windows open. Some windows are hard to get to. I've moved things in front of them. This is what happens when I need to get to the stuff behind the stuff that I moved from some place else so I could get to stuff behind that. Does it sound like I'm spinning my wheels?... Read more

  • Weather

    6/15/2021 12:16:36 AM, by ZRIE014

    Warmed up to 77 after 63. It is 64 outside and 73 inside... Read more

  • Proverbs 16:32

    6/14/2021 8:23:12 PM, by GEORGE815

    Patience is the ability to keep your motor idling when you feel like stripping your gears.... Read more

  • 6-14-21

    6/14/2021 6:37:23 PM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more

  • MAKING DINNER

    6/14/2021 4:49:40 PM, by WHITEANGEL4

    I am making sour kraut with knockworse and some potato salad for dinner. We have not had this in a long time. I am back on the project to get a lot of items out of our freezer where we stocked it up. we will restock when I get a lot of this down.... Read more

  • Gratitude

    6/14/2021 3:11:36 PM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    “Count your blessings. Once you realize how valuable you are and how much you have going for you, the smiles will return, the sun will break out, the music will play, and you will finally be able to move forward the life that God intended for you with grace, strength, courage, and confidence.” – ... Read more

  • thought for today 6/14/21

    6/14/2021 11:48:33 AM, by USMAWIFE

    Never say anything in an email that you wouldn’t say to Congress, the FBI, the NSA, WikiLeaks, Russia, your mother… Just don’t say anything nasty.... Read more

  • A mostly cloudy day

    6/14/2021 10:30:12 AM, by MOMMY445

    There's a chance of rain later on today. My daughter says hello to everyone. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! I'm going for a walk in a while. Later I will be doing some dancing 🕺. Have a great day, everyone! Take care and stay safe.... Read more

  • Monday’s Words

    6/14/2021 9:53:14 AM, by JUDY1676

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  • Staying until the end

    6/14/2021 9:27:42 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    But I’m not moving to either 260 or Spark America. Neither are enough like SP so I’ll just be done.... Read more

  • decided to stay on SP until the end

    6/14/2021 9:03:47 AM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good morning - I have been looking around at other sites. I just do not want to let go of SP. I like the international people on SP. I am a traveler and have been since I was 18. I have traveled overseas somewhere yearly. I have learned to love the diversity of people's cultures. SP America is... Read more

  • Monday

    6/14/2021 8:37:37 AM, by KITT52

    Have a Happy and Healthy Monday Do something positive for yourself, know you are smart, loveable and you can do what ever you put your mind too..... ... Read more

  • Happy Monday

    6/14/2021 8:35:49 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a great day. 386... Read more

  • 6/14/2021

    6/14/2021 8:13:23 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    Choose your love, Love your choice. Thomas S. Monson Read more at https://www.brainyquote.com... Read more

  • On the lighter side

    6/14/2021 6:46:58 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

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  • MONDAY THOUGHT

    6/14/2021 5:12:28 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    If any of you are interested in keeping in touch with me after SP closes my e-mail is: mjt79@bellsouth.net I hate that this site is closing!... Read more

  • 6-13-21

    6/14/2021 1:17:07 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    We are starting a heat wave. Temperatures above 95 for most of the week. It's only June. I have to wonder about the rest of the summer. I may need to move down into the basement. It's about as messy as upstairs, so I have no idea where I'd put a bed.... Read more

  • 6-13-21

    6/14/2021 12:36:37 AM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more

  • Weather

    6/14/2021 12:16:57 AM, by ZRIE014

    Warmed up to 74 after 59. It is 65 outside and 71 inside.... Read more

  • LAZY SUNDAY

    6/13/2021 9:45:25 PM, by WHITEANGEL4

    Got up and Hubby had my coffee ready. We left and went to see my friend that sells a lot to me. I have not seen her in tree weekends so she has been sending me lots of pictures of special things. She knows my taste and my bill was big time for the almost a month of not seeing her. I got some gr... Read more

  • Sunday

    6/13/2021 8:51:00 PM, by KITT52

    I'm still very sad that spark people will be gone as we know it.. I have tried to get on Spark America but could not get to take my e mail, saying it an invalid e mail.... It's the only one I have... I'm going to have to redo my day, spark people was part of F my life for 15 + years..... I fee... Read more