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Aging gracefully
Saturday, February 06, 2010      12 comments

Again, my wonderful cousin sent a fantastic story with author unidentified. You may not be "old" but its still a good read. Aging gracefully "$5.37." That's what the kid behind the counter at Taco Bell said to me. I dug into my pocke... Read more
Glad there are others to help on this...
Thursday, February 04, 2010      4 comments

Doing research and found a comment from the Reverend Dr. Arnold G. Nelson, "In His Presence" and would like to share this very meaningful thought: "...when mountain climbers start out on their journey, the poorest climber is generally given... Read more
We HERE are truly blessed!
Wednesday, February 03, 2010      2 comments

Lord, I just want to say THANK YOU, because this morning I woke up and knew where my children were. Because this morning my home was still standing. Because this morning I am not crying because my husband, my child, my brother or siste... Read more
Treat YOURSELF once in a while
Tuesday, February 02, 2010      7 comments

As I have said before, I enjoy reading about the activities of my Spark friends. I am learning so much, not just as friends, but also all the important how-to's to get through a trying time on a personal basis, emotional basis, or...eating and e... Read more
Set specific goals - finally from rustyshaw1
Sunday, January 31, 2010      5 comments

I know I can. I know I can. I know, I can. I know I can. I know I can. I know. I can't say I personally established these goals. However, isn't it said that imitation is a form of complimenting someone else? I apologize I can't remember fr... Read more
Time is going faster - Part 2
Saturday, January 30, 2010      3 comments

I could not possibly add to my first blog. It was bloggedy lonnggg. Here is the Part 2 - feels so good. 1) My exercise bra fits better - actually couldn't wear it for a while. Now, nice. 2) Wearing some stretch jeans - with the ri... Read more
TIME is going FASTER now than it EVER has before! Part 1
Saturday, January 30, 2010      2 comments

Ever noticed that when emotions, mental stability, events...dare I say, one's own body (outside AND inside) begin to change, TIME seems to go faster? Yes! I didn't notice anything at first. Then, about three weeks ago....I noticed a though... Read more
HOMAGE TO POPULAR BLOG MOTIVATORS
Friday, January 29, 2010      9 comments

I enjoy reading other Spark members' blogs; hearing about their achievements; valuing their comments to each other, to others and to... me. I personally like the one-word compliment, "congratulations." I use it a lot. But today I got to thi... Read more
A Gentle Thunder by Thomas Nelson
Thursday, January 28, 2010      9 comments

My cousin, who just returned from missionary work in Haiti, sent me this and I am placing it on my blog. LightSource.com has a section called UpWords with Max Lucado. His sharing touched me and I want to share it with anyone who might recog... Read more
EMOTIONAL MESS - YIKES!
Wednesday, January 27, 2010      13 comments

Incident occurred on Tuesday, January 26, 2010 Yesiree now....A key point I readily accepted from the start was, "take small steps" HEY, I am capable of taking TEENY TINY steps. Some days I suspect I am moving in slow motion with my te... Read more
There's a million stories in the Naked City. this is just one of them.
Sunday, January 24, 2010      12 comments

There's a million stories in the Naked City. This is just one of them. Does anyone out there remember this police/detective show on TV? Think it was in the late 50's....Uh, that cuts out a lot of people. Okay, those of us in our 60's and up... Read more
Need a shot in the arm? This is for you.
Saturday, January 23, 2010      5 comments

Been reading blogs from around the web site. There is so much stress in everyone' life. Being a retired teacher, I have a special affinity to teachers, especially reading specialists, resource specialists and special education classroom teachers... Read more
What if we treated our Bible like we treat our cell phone?
Friday, January 22, 2010      12 comments

First, I did not originate these thoughts. Wish I had. I am still waiting from another Spark member to send me information if she originated it or some other author gets credit. Having said that, I am posting this because I found it so meaningfu... Read more
Penny dog said: "So you think you're briliant?!
Thursday, January 21, 2010      2 comments

The wind's blowing, it's pouring rain (off and on)! Penny dog has ALWAYS displayed nervousness towards the rainy weather: being a constant shadow underfoot, wanting to snuggle all the time, not wanting to go out for her 'important necessities'..... Read more
An AHA moment about "Why did I do that?"
Wednesday, January 20, 2010      7 comments

Found one of the articles on the SP web site focusing on the importance of staying motivated to maintain weight loss goal. The last 2 times I lost weight I gained it back plus more. Kept asking myself "why". Since I couldn't find what I felt to ... Read more

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