Sometimes change tells you when to move on.
Sunday, October 28, 2012 5 comments
Hello to all my bright shining Sparklers! I have been absent. I guess a bit under the weather. My job changed drastically on Sept. 18th. We were acquired by a large company and the restructuring and integration ended up with me being told that b... Read more
We need a plan of action
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 0 comments
My mom is having spinal surgery on June 5th, the day before her 67th birthday. I will be taking FMLA to take care of her. I told her "We need to have a plan of action!" She told me, "I'm gonna tie you to a tree and torture you. Then I'll dip yo... Read more
I didn't realize I spread the spark!
Wednesday, March 07, 2012 1 comments
I go to water aerobics on Wednesdays. I had never known how much I would like water aerobics (as I wasn't into regular aerobics) and I had never tried it until last summer. I was hooked! Anyhow, last week during class I noticed a woman watchi... Read more
New Year: Demonic Head Cold
Thursday, January 12, 2012 0 comments
I returned to the city from being on a little vacation for the holiday season and a few of my fellow co-workers were coughing away. A week went by. I felt a bit under the weather so I did not work out. Heck, I felt so tired. Friday night my th... Read more
10 Weeks of Silkscreening = Art Therapy & Addiction to One Pattern
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 1 comments
Tablecloth I silkscreened for my mom. I took a 10 week silkscreening class which was pretty much open studio for 10 weeks (this was dyeing into fabric, immersion dyeing in... Read more
It's the great pumpkin, Charlie Brown!
Thursday, October 13, 2011 0 comments
Well hello! I hope this note finds you feeling fantastic, enjoying fall! There will be pumpkins and crunchy leaves and soon people in costume for Halloween! And I do like a good Halloween costume! Every year I have a fantasy that I'm a cent... Read more
100 Day Challenge = Sleep is priority Number 1!
Monday, August 15, 2011 3 comments
I have entered a little 100 day challenge. Besides tracking calories consumed and getting in at least 30 minutes of fun filled fantastic exercise each day, I've decided to put my night owl to sleep, early. It has always been a resolution o... Read more
Heat! Humidity! Sunlight Fatigue!
Friday, July 22, 2011 2 comments
We have almost gotten through this heat wave and we are CHAMPIONS! A few more days and this 90+ hot humidness will be over with. Instead, we will bein the "upper 80's" hot and humid category. Which is code for MORE. ha! ha! Gasp! But this ... Read more
The gym streak has ended. For now!
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 0 comments
I was on a roll. 12 days at the gym straight. Then summer plans came into play this week: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. I knew I wouldn't be able to go to the gym after work today due to my obligations. So I took a lunch time walk. And I did ... Read more