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National Sewing Machine Day
Sunday, June 13, 2021      10 comments

Today is National Sewing Machine Day. It is held every June 13. I work in a quilt shop and today we'll be demoing machines to customers who would like a $10 coupon to shop in the store. I volunteered to work (I still don't know what I was thi... Read more
May Goals/June Goals
Sunday, June 06, 2021      6 comments

May was a horrid month for me. I still wasn't feeling my best after the medical issues I was having. I am starting to feel the positive effects of the medicines. I managed to not gain a bit of weight in May, however, I didn't lose any either.... Read more
Tuesday, May 25, 2021      6 comments

Sunday is going to be a big day for us. After over a year of Amber not visiting and Coltan not visiting since August, we FINALLY get to see them! I cannot explain the excitement I am feeling and I absolutely cannot wait to hug their necks. The... Read more
Tuesday, May 11, 2021      13 comments

When I saw that one of our blog entries could be on lilacs this week I was so excited! I emoticon lilacs. Grow... Read more
May Goals
Sunday, May 02, 2021      9 comments

I need to set a few goals for May. I'm experiencing some health issues and I have to get them under control (the sooner, the better). I go in for a stress test tomorrow and will be in a Holtor monitor for 48 hours after that. So my goal... Read more
2018 Goals
Monday, January 01, 2018      2 comments

So 2018 is here! I wanted to just jot down my goals (both for the year and for January) real quick. Goals for the year: 1. Make homemade gifts for Christmas next year. 2. Increase our local TOPS membership by 5. 3. Return to eatin... Read more
Where did 2017 go?
Monday, December 25, 2017      3 comments

I can't believe 2017 is almost gone. Where did it go? We had a lot of ups and downs in 2017 so I'm anxious to see where 2018 takes us. I had to take a step back this past week and look at how I have been living. Sure wasn't healthy! W... Read more
5% Winter Challenge Commitments
Tuesday, December 27, 2016      5 comments

30 minutes 3 times per week exercise bike 30 minutes per day Slim in 6 (Beachbody on Demand) Looking forward to a new start in 2017!... Read more
Weekend blog
Saturday, August 28, 2010      5 comments

Wow. This blogging thing is getting easier every day. I am looking forward to writing my feelings/thoughts on here. I am looking forward to the rest of my weekend. Today I'm riding along with FH to scout out a new job opportunity for h... Read more
Friday, August 27, 2010      3 comments

First I want to thank all of you for your thoughts and prayers for Alicia's family. How tragic for them but how awesome it is that all the prayers are going up for them. I am SO glad it is Friday. It has been a long week and I'm ready f... Read more
Such a sad, sad day
Thursday, August 26, 2010      26 comments

A friend's daughter went missing on Saturday night. They found her body Tuesday morning, burned beyond recognition. A positive ID was made just this morning. Who could do this to a 14 year old freshman in high school?? My daughter is the sam... Read more
Can't seem to get motivated.
Monday, August 23, 2010      4 comments

For some reason I just can't seem to get--or stay--motivated. I try to watch what I eat, I exercise most days but I just can't do it everyday like I should. I know this probably isn't uncommon. I do have alot of other issues going on--plannin... Read more
Wednesday, August 18, 2010      2 comments

I decided I needed to start blogging and couldn't believe it had been 2 years since my first! So much has happened since then. I put on 20 pounds since this blog but the other issues in the first blog have worked themselves out. I divorced th... Read more
Monday, June 02, 2008      9 comments

Ok..this is my first blog and I needed to do this just to get some things off my chest. I am frustrated with many things in my life right now and not sure where to go from here. My weight loss is at a standstill. That is my fault. I have... Read more