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Welcome September!
Saturday, August 31, 2013      3 comments

I am so looking forward to starting the new month and being able to build back up day by day. The challenges for September will be a great reason to pay close attention to new ways to make my life better and better. Last Monday I finally had ... Read more
Family Ties
Saturday, August 17, 2013      6 comments

Sometimes I have a day that just makes me sit back and say "Thank you GOD for puttiing me in this place at this time!" Today was one of those days. We had two wedding showers for the girl who will soon marry my grandson. To reconnect with pe... Read more
Check up at the Primary Doctor
Thursday, August 15, 2013      8 comments

It seems, unlike in the old days when I went to the Doctor the family knew who I saw, now I must mention which Doctor I went to. Yesterday it was my primary Doctor who said "keep doing what you are doing"! The weight is down and so are the cho... Read more
A Look Back
Monday, August 05, 2013      9 comments

My challenge from the SparkCoach program today is to look back at what I have accomplished, what I have changed and what is better in my life. Because of a complication, my surgery scheduled for today was postponed and I was feeling anxious an... Read more
Time Just Seems to Fly
Sunday, July 21, 2013      4 comments

Maybe it is the fact of getting older that makes it seem that time just seems to be flying by. Today is the date of my first big goal set back on December 28, 2012. It seemd so far away at the time. I am pleased to say I only missed it by 2 p... Read more
July not so welcoming!
Sunday, June 30, 2013      1 comments

My weekend has not been going well. Ended up in the ER on Friday night with a kidney infection and now am on antibiotics and pain pills which make me dizzy. Most of the month of June went quite well until the last week. Really looking fo... Read more
Welcome to June!
Saturday, June 01, 2013      4 comments

The month of brides, roses and for me a new emoticon . Figured out so much in the past 5 months and am now ready... Read more
Wow, last day of May already?
Friday, May 31, 2013      7 comments

Wow! Where does the time go? It is the last day of May already. Five months have whizzed by and it is time to change things up and put together a program just for me. It is time to STOP wondering what my husband wants to eat and just make m... Read more
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

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