BEAMISH7's Blogs

I want to love fruit....
Thursday, March 08, 2012      7 comments

I do. Want to that is. And I suppose if someone prepared a wonderful variety and delivered it to me several times a day I might. Meanwhile, I don't. Raised by a generation that was newly delighted with TV dinners and canned fruits and ve... Read more
My golden is lame in both legs
Tuesday, December 08, 2009      33 comments

Last night on our way to bed, Sully tore his left ACL. Just like the first one a year ago, something happened on his way inside, he gave a yelp, and hasn't been able to put any weight on it since. Since he was still having problems with the ri... Read more
Talk about making a joyful noise unto the Lord
Sunday, December 06, 2009      20 comments

We had the most glorious experience at church this morning. I'm not sure I can convey it in mere words, but here goes. Every once in awhile we have a blue grass group that lead the worship songs. That alone is a treat. They are all above 5... Read more
QF-ing and my morning :-)
Saturday, December 05, 2009      12 comments

Well there I was waiting, waiting to get some blood work done this morning. It started because I didn't want to go in the waiting room with all the sick people, and there I was in this wonderful dead end hallway. So who wouldn't Quick Fire in ... Read more
Come Haiku with me...
Thursday, November 26, 2009      11 comments

5 - 7 - 5 syllables and no talent needed funny, silly, deep, significant or not I'll start! Srabbled with my son Crock put turkey - just right done Sandwich here I come!... Read more
A glorious view of thanksgiving
Thursday, November 26, 2009      5 comments

My sharing is today's devotional from The Institue for Creation Research. At different times, I've tried out and been moved by other devotionals but this one is my constant and never fails to fill me full or ... Read more
Off track and asking for prayers
Saturday, November 21, 2009      22 comments

Somehow over the past week or so I've gotten way off track. The trip and birthday celebrationS had something to do with it but it was a deeper loss of motivation I think. And I felt like I was an accepting observer of my decline implicitly app... Read more
my daughter, me, and the new me
Friday, November 13, 2009      13 comments

First, thank you all for the prayers for safe travel. That means so much to me. It was an easy flight but all my quick fires had to be in my head since we were belted in for the bumpy ride. How lovely it is to be with my dear daughter, a gr... Read more
I can't even believe some of this stuff - but you might
Sunday, November 01, 2009      24 comments

1. When a person gets in better shape, even the things they have hated and thus avoided are doable. Like, I'm not done yet, but I'm having a blast deep cleaning my kitchen: lifting and sorting; stretching to reach into high and far corners; ta... Read more
Tracking *** How about this idea?
Saturday, October 31, 2009      11 comments

OK, so those of you I joined with now have like 20,000 exercise minutes and I don't even know how many i have, but I'm pretty sure it is under 500. I've begged for your help with the goofy thing and you came through, but it is just all too ... Read more
I think I can...I think I can
Monday, October 26, 2009      17 comments

Does anyone still read The Little Engine That Could to their children? Well I grew up hearing it and shared with my own kids too. Like that little train, I got a glimpse tonight of what success as this health thing will feel like. I could... Read more
Choosing fresh fruit + turkey breast over PIZZA?
Saturday, October 24, 2009      7 comments

emoticon Wow, today was a first for me and I love it. On my way home from errands, my mind kept wandering bet... Read more
I think my mother invented the side stroke
Monday, October 12, 2009      8 comments

Swimming was quite awesome though some of you might not recognize it as... .... well, as swimmng. I never learned to put my head in the water and breath. My son the triathlete and my daughter the swim teamer in your youth have both taught... Read more
Teaching and old dog new tricks and I'm the dog
Tuesday, October 06, 2009      13 comments

I've done nothing but play around with planning meals and menus and entering recipies into the whatever it is.... and who woulda thought that a bit here and there would make such a difference. See I've kinda assumed that if I lumped togethe... Read more
My Golden walking buddy is out of commission!
Saturday, October 03, 2009      9 comments

We just returned from the vet where we learned that joining that dog park that has been sooooo much fun for both of us has jeopardized my golden retrievers recovery from the ACL surgery in April. He's been put back on a recovery program s... Read more

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