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Cathy's Quilt Update
Monday, February 10, 2014      8 comments

Cathy's quilt was finished in time to use as a raffle at a gathering of wonderful country people in a little place called Decker Chapel. I am proud to say, with the help of all my children and grandchildren that we raised $1,047 to give to Cath... Read more
Cathy's Quilt
Monday, February 03, 2014      7 comments

Sometimes the life we plan gets side-tracked by the life we are sent. It has been several days since I wrote a blog, although I did plan to write one every day which is a goal on one of my teams. I am trying to finish a quilt for a sweet ni... Read more
Day # 5
Wednesday, January 22, 2014      8 comments

When I thought about what I would write today it seemed that waking up to a pipe spewing water under the sink was going to make me get over my "up" attitude which has been here since starting this blog idea. However when I went to my Sparkpa... Read more
Day # 4
Tuesday, January 21, 2014      7 comments

What a wonderful surprise I got this morning when logging in my breakfast. There was the addition of a "recent" food catagory which made the logging very easy! Wishing everyone a wonderful day, stay safe and "keep sparking"! ... Read more
Day # 3
Monday, January 20, 2014      6 comments

Today will be very busy for me which is not always the case since I am retired. As I go thru this day I hope to remember to be thankful for the "places to go" and "things to do" that are on my list. My prayers for all of you who are "always... Read more
Day # 2
Sunday, January 19, 2014      7 comments

What wonderful people make up this website! Thank you every one who commented on my page and added me as a friend especially the fellow travelers on the "Shooting Stars"! I feel very privileged to be in the skies with you. ... Read more
Challenge #1
Saturday, January 18, 2014      12 comments

Today I am just happy to be on this website and able to find so many great articles that are helpful, inciteful and motivating. Today I am happy to know that there are so many people out in our great world that want only the very best for each... Read more
Challenge a Blog a Day!
Friday, January 17, 2014      10 comments

This challenge will be a bit hard for me because I usually post my thoughts on the planner where only I can see it. Kind of chicken but that is me. ... Read more
New Challenges are Great
Thursday, January 16, 2014      9 comments

This week I am entering a new challenge while I continue to finish another one. These challenges are what keep me moving forward and I appreciate the people who work so hard to keep them going. Love my "Lemon" Team and now hope to be sitting ... Read more
Ending First Year on Spark
Tuesday, December 31, 2013      10 comments

As I end the first year of being on Sparkpeople I am happy to look back to the beginning and see all the accomplishments of year one. I have lost 30 pounds, lowered my cholesterol numbers and can climb stairs without getting out of breath. ... Read more
Starting Over
Tuesday, December 10, 2013      7 comments

This is the last day before the Winter Challenge begins and it is awesome to see that as this year comes to an end that the goal I had in the beginning has come true. I wanted to never start over from the same weight or more again. Now when ... Read more
How Time Flies!
Tuesday, November 19, 2013      4 comments

When those big anniversaries come around I am always reminded how important it is to live each day to the fullest. The years just seem to fly by so fast. Today is my 53rd wedding anniversary and lots has happened in those years (both very g... Read more
Bang Moments!
Wednesday, November 06, 2013      2 comments

Wow, I just read there are 50 days until Christmas which means that there are 53 days until the first anniversary of my finding this website. I know I will write a blog about that day but in the meantime to realize that the day is this close is... Read more
Thursday, October 24, 2013      4 comments

Today I feel so blessed because of this website and the good things in my life because of it. Recently attended a gathering that I go to each year and the positive comments about my weight loss were very nice but the fact that I felt good... Read more
Goodbye September! Hello October!
Monday, September 30, 2013      7 comments

I must admit that I am grateful the month of September is behind me. I must also admit that I am very excited about the new month of October tomorrow. There is always something good about being able to start with renewed determination to reach... Read more

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