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Mini vacation
Thursday, May 23, 2013      2 comments

With birthday and trip to Atlanta for grandson graduation, I will skip new recipes this week but look forward to my week 2 starting on Monday.....I am keeping in my food log numbers this week though.. Thanks for the comments.... Read more
Spark Solution Week #1
Sunday, May 19, 2013      3 comments

It's hard to believe the first week of the Spark Solution challenge has come and gone. My reason for starting was to see what could be different from other plans and to continue on my journey of getting healthy as I get older. The biggest cha... Read more
Saturday, May 18, 2013      4 comments

Walked on the treadmill because of the wind at our house. Finished my first 5K Walk in many many years in 65 minutes. My plan now is to make sure to do one 5K every month! Happydoes sent me balloons that I pictured holding me up the last qua... Read more
Still on my Way
Wednesday, May 08, 2013      4 comments

Today was my first 2 1/2 mile walk. It is getting easier and easier to convince myself that I can really accomplish the 5K walk that I am working on. There are lots of articles on this web site to help and I am grateful that I found it. ... Read more
17 Days Until 5K Walk
Wednesday, May 01, 2013      2 comments

Been doing very well on my walk schedule and went outside this moring to walk since the weather is so beautiful today. This is the week that lots of birds fly across Indiana on their way to summer (vacation?) and I live by a gravel pit so we ha... Read more
5K Walk
Tuesday, April 16, 2013      3 comments

Today for some reason I decided to up my walks and start training for a 5K walk. The very first day will be a challenge for me but here I go! My heart goes out to all those affected by the Boston Marathon yesterday so I will think of them toda... Read more
Front Porch Swing
Tuesday, April 09, 2013      3 comments

Today is another beautiful day. After taking a long walk, I plan to get my library book and sit in the front porch swing. The bed will be made, the dishes will be done and my healthy dinner planned but there will be dust on some furniture, som... Read more
Tuesday, April 02, 2013      1 comments

The sunshine is glorious today! Temps are rising and I am anxious to get out there! Can't wait for the new asparagus to grow and the strawberries, yum.... Read more
End of March
Thursday, March 28, 2013      2 comments

This has been a very productive month for me both in learning new recipes, learning what activity works for me and learning to get things done. My hope is that I will get past Easter without too many chocolate bunnies and that with the coming m... Read more
March is marching right by.
Thursday, March 21, 2013      2 comments

This month has seen lots of changes for me and I plan on having many more. The Spark program is a very exciting challenge and I have just begun! Today I was able to map my walk all the way to Frey's and back---woohoo! ... Read more
March is marching in.
Friday, March 01, 2013      1 comments

With the new month of March I am more committed to keep up with logging in to my Spark page and to keep up with my exercise which is making all the difference in how I am approaching this new plan. Cameron here I come in May and will be able t... Read more
Friday, February 15, 2013      2 comments

My lenten devotion will also include taking good care of myself as well as the other people in my life. My prayers are for all those in need. Upped my walking to 6,000 steps this week and feel so good today!... Read more
No excuses
Tuesday, February 12, 2013      2 comments

Last week I was able to walk over 5000 steps every day and so far this week I have been able to up the number to over 6000 steps every day. No excuses!... Read more
No Excuses
Monday, February 04, 2013      2 comments

Just read all the excuses to not exercise, have used some and am motivated to not use them any more. During the new month of February I plan to walk at least 5000 steps every day. This is day 4 and so far I have kept up with the plan.... Read more

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