BOVEY63's Blogs

My first "teen idol" loves
Friday, February 18, 2011      16 comments

I have been trying to decide what to write about in my weekly "Positivity Challenge" blog. I've been in kind of a funk all week and trying to get in a positive mood was a challenge until I went on MSN and found a story about former teen idols. A... Read more
I am spitting mad!
Tuesday, February 15, 2011      19 comments

If you have followed my journey, you know that I have been obsessed with Elton John for more than ¾ of my life – starting in 1973 with the release of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. He has remained by favorite entertainer and I have seen him several ... Read more
Looking at the positives
Friday, February 11, 2011      9 comments

As a part of the Positivity Challenge team, I have made a commitment to write at least one positive blog per week. This week has been so crazy hectic that I worried I wouldn't get the chance to sit down long enough to blog. Now that I have some ... Read more
Reconnecting old ties
Thursday, February 03, 2011      8 comments

Today is a special day because an old friend is celebrating a milestone – he is turning 50 years old. The age isn’t what makes today special though. What makes it special is that it is the first time in over 30 years that I have sent him a birth... Read more
God made Minnesota
Thursday, February 03, 2011      14 comments

GOD MADE MINNESOTA On the sixth day God turned to the Archangel Gabriel and said: 'Today, I am going to create a land called Minnesota. It will be a land of outstanding natural beauty; a land of 10,000 beautiful lakes, each one full of fish... Read more
Positivity Challenge
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      8 comments

I joined the SparkTeam Positivity Challenge two weeks ago, and was committed to writing at least one positive blog per week. Well, week 1 passed and I didn't get one written so I am starting this week instead. No looking back - only forward. ... Read more
Three things...
Saturday, January 22, 2011      7 comments

Three things about me: (It is fun to learn different things about our friends!!) The names I go by: * Bovey63 ~ here on SP * Leanne on FB * Lee by some family and friends (those from high school days). Three places I've li... Read more
Friday update
Friday, January 21, 2011      6 comments

Thank you for all the well wishes extended to my son. Good news: The hand specialist at our local clinic can repair my son's torn tendon next week. We don't have an exact date or time yet, but it will be next week. So much better than the o... Read more
A mix of everything this week
Thursday, January 20, 2011      10 comments

This week (so far) has been such a potpourri of events making my mind swim. My oldest son called from college Sunday evening to tell me that he was sure he had broken the pinkie finger on his right hand (his dominant hand) while shooting ho... Read more
What some people do when it snows...
Friday, January 14, 2011      15 comments

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Time to color my hair…
Thursday, January 13, 2011      9 comments

The title of this blog may sound a bit strange, but it’s what I believe I should do in order to get a handle on the restlessness I have been feeling lately. Now I don’t mean anything strange – no clown colors or out of the ordinary style. I just... Read more
I thought God had given up on me
Tuesday, January 04, 2011      11 comments

Toward the end of the movie "Why Did I Get Married?" the character of Sheila made the comment "I thought God had given up on me." In my opinion this scene is the most powerful of the movie and it really got to me. It made me think about al... Read more
Christmas memories
Saturday, December 25, 2010      7 comments

Before getting out of bed this morning I thanked God for the gift of his Son and prayed that today would be a day of peace in remembrance of Him. This got me thinking about the Christmases of my youth. I thought about our Christmas tree - t... Read more
Two blogs in one - B&B Tour and a new dog.
Saturday, December 18, 2010      10 comments

Like most of us this during this time of year, my life has been so very hectic - trying to get everything in order for Christmas (I of course go way overboard when it comes to decorating) and trying to take part in holiday-time activities. ... Read more
My baby is a teenager
Saturday, December 11, 2010      12 comments

Thirteen years ago this morning I held my youngest son in my arms for the first time. He was perfect and the best Christmas gift I could ask for. ... Read more

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