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Juggling and blessings...
Sunday, August 15, 2010      8 comments

I went to a meeting. A quote was given that the biggest part of Juggling was learning to let go. I sent that to my missionary son who then replied: Juggling is pretty easy, I learned the basics on how to do it in a couple of hours so it isn't... Read more
Kind of mad...
Saturday, August 14, 2010      5 comments

Why would some body do this? My kids always gain weight before they grow and my boys gain weight before puberty. I assume that is normal because once puberty hits they shoot up and are skinny muscular young men. They eat pretty healthy and t... Read more
My great realization...
Friday, August 13, 2010      2 comments

I hate making decisions. I don't like to think about what I am giving up. When I was a kid I was told I was wrong for some inconsequential things . Here is a funny story where i think the adults handled it incorrectly. It was Hallow... Read more
Another day done
Friday, August 13, 2010      2 comments

I got rid of a whole bunch of paper clutter. I got some stuff sorted and put away. I am working to get things put away and organized. it is good other than keeping myself motivated and working. I don't want to hear about flylady and 15 minut... Read more
Thinking isn't working
Wednesday, August 11, 2010      4 comments

OK now I that I got you wondering. I am just tired for now of thinking. I have a busy life and I am busy with stuff too. My house got away from me. It is kind of messy. I have been working on sorting all the junk. I read a magazine article... Read more
Being Mindful in life and with food.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010      6 comments

Two blogs ago I signed off like I might for an email. My sons had come back from scout camp, my daughter and I had been at a swim meet, and my oldest son was setting up a water bed with my husband. Stuff was happening and I was on the computer... Read more
It is a new week!
Monday, August 09, 2010      5 comments

I am getting things done. I have folded piles of clothes. I have written emails. I have thought about what I want to do to continue this journey. I feel stalled. I am not really. So I need to just ignore what I am feeling and just get on w... Read more
Timed swimming again.
Saturday, August 07, 2010      5 comments

Well I went very early to take my daughter to a swim meet. I ended up timing again. it makes the meet go faster that was good. I am tired but, life is good. My scouts got home while I was gone. So I have been hearing stories all afternoon. ... Read more
"It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan."– Eleanor Roosevelt
Saturday, August 07, 2010      4 comments

So I am working to plan and then do what I plan. It works well with exercise. I am not as committed to eating well. I really wish I were more committed. so I am going to work at being more committed and to plan instead of wish and then actua... Read more
"Perseverance is a great element of success.
Thursday, August 05, 2010      6 comments

If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody." – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I am working to plug away each day. Keep on doing what I know will work and working at making the most healthy cho... Read more
"People usually fail when they are on the verge of success.
Tuesday, August 03, 2010      7 comments

So give as much care to the end as to the beginning." – Lao-Tzu I love this quote. Am I pausing when I should be pushing forward? Am I stopping just short of the end because for whatever reason I don't realize how close I am? I ... Read more
Failure....reasons and a great quote.
Monday, August 02, 2010      6 comments

August started yesterday. I have already not gotten 100% on my goals. I did not do my chores before getting on the computer this morning. Why??? Well my reason is today is email day from my missionary. I only get to receive an email from hi... Read more
August Dream
Sunday, August 01, 2010      6 comments

On Friday I had a couple of hours in the woods by myself. I could hear some activity in the distance but for the most part I was alone. I am the mom of 6. Five are at home and this is summer so people are coming and going all the time in my ... Read more
First GPS
Friday, July 30, 2010      5 comments

I have admitted to my lack of ability to find my way sometimes. I am learning to trust myself more. It is so hard. I had a long talk with my walking partner. She let me know that she sees that I stand in my own way by putting up road blo... Read more
A month ago and a month from now.
Thursday, July 29, 2010      7 comments

Back in December I switched insurance to Kaiser. I was unable to continue on the medicine Byetta that I really like for my diabetes. After a bit of stuff I talked with the insulin consultant and was put on a different medicine. I was told tha... Read more

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