there is always a reason
Saturday, January 27, 2018      8 comments

I planned on cooking for the week... but ended up feeding a friend. I got a phone call about 11 am from my daughters mother-in-law (say that three times fast) that she was on her way back from Fort Worth with another load of boxes for me... ... Read more
cooking day...
Saturday, January 27, 2018      7 comments

Today is a cooking day. I have two slow cookers already started. One has a turkey breast in it, it's fully cooked but frozen and needs about 5 1/2 hours to be ready. I Found this one a few years ago in the freezer section and been buying it when... Read more
the story behind the banner-image
Thursday, January 25, 2018      6 comments

The new banner image I posted is of Cochem Castle. It's in Germany, along the Mosel River and the lovely wine country. The picture is taken from down at the Mosel promenade and is about a block from the town court house. The part that is i... Read more
Quilting Day
Thursday, January 25, 2018      7 comments

I have a lovely quilt that I made (put together) last fall and set it aside for hand quilting. It has lovely small purple flowers and a mellow green and cream fabric to offset the stronger purple that accompanies the flowers. The way the blocks... Read more
Saturday, January 20, 2018      5 comments

I am changing some stuff on my trackers and goal pages. I been so busy making sure that I meet all the goals and challenges that I forgot for a minute what I am doing here. Yes its going great, but that is because I have a routine and I follow m... Read more
up and down
Friday, January 19, 2018      9 comments

We are back on the rollercoaster, weather wise that is. I went walking yesterday late morning because it was still colder at my usual time and I caught this sky.... ... Read more
300 miles
Monday, January 15, 2018      10 comments

Wow, I was just looking at one of the trophies I got here on Spark... 300 life time miles! I never thought to count miles before. For as long as I am on here already I only counted time and intensity up until about three month ago when I starte... Read more
drive me crazy
Thursday, January 11, 2018      6 comments

It's like April fools day and the weather is thumping it's nose at us. It went from 48 degrees about 7.30 am to snow flurries and heavy grey sky by 10.30 and the wind was wicked cold. Now at mid afternoon it's back up to 45 degrees (feels like ... Read more
double digit trivia
Sunday, January 07, 2018      7 comments

So here are some funny facts for you... Today is my sons Birthday!! He is 33! His wife is 33 (for another 6 month) In 11 days my hubby turns 55, which makes him 22 years older than our son... and I am 55 ( for another 6 month), which ... Read more
Sunday, January 07, 2018      5 comments

What a weird week.. It's 6.15 am and we have 51 degrees outside. Just a week ago we had 11degrees. How on earth can we get all this up and down in just one week. Well, it's great walking weather so I am taking it. I discovered this week a... Read more
step right up and count
Saturday, January 06, 2018      6 comments

January is about a week old now and so far so good. I gained a little bit at the beginning of the week, however I lost it already and a little more. The walking daily really helps. As I have arthritis it is essential to move for me. With the ex... Read more
projet complete
Friday, January 05, 2018      10 comments

project complete.. this is my grand-daughters sweater I was working on. Also my hubby's hat is done and I am working on his matching leggings.... Read more
Wednesday, January 03, 2018      7 comments

My hubby has this beautiful long hair. It almost reaches the middle of his back. But, he is finely tired of the maintenance it takes for him to keep it growing. The reason he started rowing his hair is to give to wigs for kids or something alon... Read more
no fooling
Monday, January 01, 2018      4 comments

This is going on outside my window while I walk on my tread mill. Don't let that bright sunshine fool you... it's 12 degrees outside and with the w... Read more
Saturday, December 30, 2017      7 comments

It's way too cold outside to walk. the temps really dropped today, For tomorrow we have snow flurries in the forecast. We'll see... I walked on the treadmill and broke it into 4 times 20 min. somewhere along the way my step counter gave ou... Read more

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