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Friday, March 05, 2010      3 comments

I had such a slow start to my day! I got up at my normal time, checked the work opportunities, of which there were many, but decided to crawl back into my warm and snuggy bed. I have to make a boatload of brownies for tomorrow, so I decided no... Read more
Beachcombing
Wednesday, March 03, 2010      8 comments

Positives: My sister decided to stay an extra day to take in some ocean air. The weather was extraordinarily beautiful. My daughter tagged along with us. ... Read more
Thai Tuesday
Tuesday, March 02, 2010      7 comments

I always enjoy a visit with my sister because she and I like an adventure (as well as a good meal) There is this Thai restaurant near me that I have been curious about for a long time, but no one in my family has ever been interested in. Today... Read more
A lovely day on the town.
Monday, March 01, 2010      5 comments

My sister and I went to downtown Houston today. It was raining when we headed out, but we had a nice sunshine break and were able to walk around Hermann Park in the beautiful sunshine. The Fine Arts museum was closed but we were able to park t... Read more
So Long February!
Sunday, February 28, 2010      4 comments

I'm jumping right to March. Passing go and collecting $200. February and January combined gave me a great start to my successful 2010. I used the past two months to establish a program that works for me. I started small and I continue to ... Read more
A tale of baked beans.
Saturday, February 27, 2010      5 comments

It has been a nice Saturday. I had time to Spark this morning. I cooked a batch of baked beans today. Here's the background to my bean story. . .growing up in upstate NY, every occasion featured baked beans. Grandma Brown's Baked Beans to be... Read more
Last Friday in February!
Friday, February 26, 2010      4 comments

eek! February sure went by quickly. Let me make the most of my last Fabulous Friday of the month! I am fabulous because I have utilized my February to implement some good healthy practices into my Fabulous Healthy Lifestyle. I built consi... Read more
Positives for Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010      7 comments

I have just read some nice blogs. Good reinforcement. My journey's tale for today is one of promises to keep. While I was subbing today, I had an opportunity to jot done some goals for this afternoon and if I don't get right to them, I may d... Read more
It's cold here!
Tuesday, February 23, 2010      2 comments

Saw a couple of flakes of snow today here in the Houston area. I took a half day early shift job for tomorrow. I hope that my commute is not slippery. The temperature is 35 right now. This is the coldest winter we've had since we moved here ... Read more
It's YOGURT!
Monday, February 22, 2010      2 comments

I put the yogurt making into motion last night. I misread and misstepped in the directions, but it seems that yogurt practically makes itself! I got up this morning and was gifted with 8 cups of delicious no fat yogurt. I "snagged" a job this... Read more
Serenity Sunday
Sunday, February 21, 2010      2 comments

I had a relaxed day. Watched some Olympic coverage. Did some creating in the kitchen. I am really enjoying playing with whole foods. I made a salad for dinner that was made with a fresh ear of corn, red kidney beans, green onions and red pe... Read more
Serendipity!
Saturday, February 20, 2010      7 comments

This week, I was evaluating the role of plain nonfat yogurt in my diet. This week has been all about simplifying. I used to own a yogurt maker, but I got rid of it. I hate kitchen gadget clutter. How many electric devices can one counter sup... Read more
Fabulous Friday!
Friday, February 19, 2010      6 comments

I went to my team this morning and the Fabulous Friday thread wasn't up. I realized how important that thread is to my program. (I just pulled it up and posted because I needed to do so.) I need to tell myself on a regular basis that I am doi... Read more
Beginning my lenten season.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010      8 comments

Ash Wednesday! For Lent in 2007, I gave up smoking. I am very proud of that. It was hard. I cried. Said goodbye to my old friend because he/she/it was bad for my health. So this Ash Wednesday I have been taking inventory of the some of th... Read more
Motivation Monday goalkeeping.
Monday, February 15, 2010      2 comments

My goal today was to blog, so here I am blogging. Valentine's Day was nice. My sweetheart and I went out for breakfast at IKEA. I can always get him to take me there because breakfast is only 99 cents. I'm not saying he's cheap or anyt... Read more

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