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It's a journey.... week eight
Wednesday, February 27, 2019      3 comments

In my first post 8 weeks ago, I encouraged you to unpack your suitcase and leave your preconceived notions behind while on this journey. The idea was that you would figuratively fill it with the new things and ideas you learned along the way. ... Read more
It's a journey.... week seven
Wednesday, February 20, 2019      4 comments

My son used to call my mom “the grandma with the camera” as she was always taking photos. At times I found it annoying as I just wanted to enjoy the moment as it was but now, looking back, I am glad she took so many photos as those are memories ... Read more
It's a journey.... week six
Wednesday, February 13, 2019      2 comments

Our “Living the Good Life” challenge for this week is finding time for just you. For doing something that you love for a minimum of 15 minutes. This is one of my favorite LTGL challenges as it reminds me to seek balance in my life. Life is... Read more
It's a journey.... week five
Wednesday, February 06, 2019      2 comments

Traveling on a journey brings opportunities for growth... so I am wondering...have you been growing on your journey or are you just putting one foot in front of the other and plodding along? What does it take to grow? If we think about plan... Read more
It's a journey.... week four
Wednesday, January 30, 2019      6 comments

Just by chance, I learned another new word this week… “peregrinate.” It means to travel or wander from place to place. I may be wrong… but the meaning seems to imply a lack of direction or focus. I thought of how I could apply this to our curren... Read more
It's a journey.... week three
Wednesday, January 23, 2019      5 comments

I love to write and enjoy learning new words and researching their meaning. This week, I came across a unique new word which inspired my message for today… the word is “coddiwomple” and it means to “travel in a purposeful manner towards a vague ... Read more
It's a journey.... week two
Wednesday, January 16, 2019      7 comments

I saw an advertisement recently for a river cruise that retraced much of the journey taken by Lewis and Clark when they explored the Pacific Northwest. It sounded like a wonderful excursion and it made me stop and think… how do we know what rout... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts It's a journey.... week one
Wednesday, January 09, 2019      50 comments

Welcome to the Winter Challenge! There are some new faces on our Shooting Stars team and we want you to know that we are glad you are here! Those who have been on the team for prior challenges are familiar with my WOW (Words on Wednesday) p... Read more
Flourishing- week six
Wednesday, November 14, 2018      2 comments

Last week was all about resting and recharging. I hope you were able to take some time to recharge your batteries! Following along in our theme of FLOURISH and choosing a letter to focus on...the next letter is “I”. So, our word for this w... Read more
Flourishing- week five
Wednesday, November 07, 2018      1 comments

This challenge is not just about losing weight… it is about healthy living. One of the critical components of a healthy lifestyle is sufficient rest and with the busy-ness of the holidays approaching, I thought it would be good to discuss just h... Read more
Flourishing- week four
Wednesday, October 31, 2018      2 comments

I think it is human nature to compare ourselves to others and in a community such as this, comparing our weight loss journey to someone else’s can be an easy, albeit frustrating, thing to do. We wonder why they are losing weight and we are not. ... Read more
Flourishing- week three
Wednesday, October 24, 2018      2 comments

We have had cooler weather here in San Diego as of late and I have to say, I am sure enjoying the fall like temperatures. I am much more motivated to get out and walk when it is cooler! Since last week we talked about lifestyle changes, I t... Read more
Flourishing- week two
Wednesday, October 17, 2018      2 comments

Following up on our topic for last week’s message…Did you have “fun” last week? Did you find something new to do to make your exercise routine more enjoyable? My 2 year old granddaughter gets restless at her sister’s soccer games, so last Saturd... Read more
Flourishing- week one
Wednesday, October 10, 2018      2 comments

Welcome to the fall challenge and our first WOW message. Our challenge has begun and we are off to reach that 5% off goal. My purpose in writing these Words on Wednesday messages is to keep us motivated and moving toward that 5% goal. As I... Read more
Batter Up! week eight
Wednesday, August 22, 2018      0 comments

“There are three types of baseball players: Those who make it happen, those who watch it happen and those who wonder what happens.” – Tommy Lasorda The baseball season will end in 6 weeks and for most teams, it will be time to hang up their... Read more

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