BOVEY63's Blogs

The good and the bad - trying to balance it all.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009      3 comments

The past week has had such a mixture of good, bad and everything in between, and I am trying to balance it all emotionally. On the good side, I am feeling better about myself than I have in ages (due most in part to SP) and on Saturday atte... Read more
A very bad week
Friday, October 02, 2009      8 comments

This has definitely been one bad week and the weekend is only going to get harder. In July my oldest son and I adopted Baxter, an 8-pound, absolutely adorable Silk Terrier. He fit in immediately with my younger son and our 46-pound bulldog/... Read more
A Super Sunday!
Tuesday, September 15, 2009      4 comments

This past Sunday was one of the best days! I traveled to the University of Minnesota campus to volunteer at a bone marrow drive; and the phrase "you get more than you give" is so very true. The event was put on by Hope Kids, an organization... Read more
A great day in Duluth
Monday, August 31, 2009      5 comments

I am sitting here dreaming about standing on the shores of Lake Superior. Last Friday my youngest son and I took off for Duluth. It was the last weekday he and I would have together before school starts and we wanted to have some fun. Our ... Read more
Attitude adjustment
Friday, August 07, 2009      5 comments

When my alarm went off this morning I wanted to pull the blankets back up over my head and stay in bed. I got up and looked outside only to find the sky was as gray as my mood. It took everything that I had just to get ready for work; and to top... Read more
Walking with Michael
Tuesday, August 04, 2009      2 comments

Like most people I was shocked when Michael Jackson died. I was never a huge fan, but as his music was played over and over, I realized that it had an impact on my life - each song bringing back memories of my entire lifetime. Last night I... Read more
3000 minutes and counting
Monday, July 27, 2009      2 comments

Over the weekend I reached another goal - 3,000 fitness minutes and boy does it feel good. I am so grateful that I happened to be watching Good Morning America in late May and saw an SP member who had lost over 100 pounds. I went online AS... Read more
During the summer...
Tuesday, June 16, 2009      0 comments

I walk home for lunch every day - 2 mile round trip - and have now begun doing an evening walk with a dog I recently adopted from the local animal shelter. My youngest son will ... Read more

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