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Appropriate Quote & some history
Tuesday, May 05, 2020      9 comments

In these trying times, I thought this inspiring quote of the day was very fitting. Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. ---John Quincy Adams Hopefully, if we are all... Read more
Looking for a certain quote about not letting one missed thing throwing you off track
Monday, May 04, 2020      5 comments

Yesterday was a pretty good day. Went for a long walk in the beautiful weather and got to see my father for the first time in two months. (through a door and masked with social distancing). Even stayed within my calorie goal for the day. ... Read more
So Easy and So Delicious
Sunday, May 03, 2020      13 comments

Earlier in the week I had read an article on easy recipes to make and had saved some of them listed. Tonight I made Balsamic Pork Tenderloin with Thyme. I had all the ingredients in my kitchen. (That's not saying much since it is only balsami... Read more
A New Month - A New Beginning
Friday, May 01, 2020      10 comments

I love the first day of the month. I feel like it is full of so much possibility. Anything is possible in the year ahead. April was not the best month. It was all an endless blur. But now as May begins I am trying to get back on track a... Read more
A Pro at Procrastination
Thursday, February 27, 2020      8 comments

So I have a powerpoint presentation due tomorrow at 9AM. I have had a month to do it and I am finalizing it now. Very close to midnight. This is ... Read more
Thank goodness its Lent
Wednesday, February 26, 2020      10 comments

Was anyone else like this yesterday? Thank goodness it is Lent. I give up sweets every year for Lent and I also try to be a better person. This y... Read more
Day 34 - This rings true
Tuesday, February 04, 2020      7 comments

So I missed a day of blogging two days ago but trying to get back on track. Was doing some Spark reading this morning and read this in an article. "Many people who feel stuck or overwhelmed have lost touch of their purpose and passion" ... Read more
Day 33 - Congrats to the KC Chiefs
Tuesday, February 04, 2020      6 comments

I was rooting for Kansas City. Admittedly it was mostly because I didn't want San Fran to tie our Super Bowl record and I am disappointed that Jimmy G. is not a Patriot. It is blasphemy to say but we need a younger quarterback and we had him a... Read more
Day 32 - One Month Down
Saturday, February 01, 2020      9 comments

I overslept this morning which is not the best way to start the month but I got myself in gear. Luckily there wasn't any thing I had to do except get a mani/pedi and do some returns. Was happy to check the scale for Feb. 1. Since Jan. 1 I... Read more
Day 31 - Best Laid Plans
Friday, January 31, 2020      7 comments

Tonight I had planned to do an analysis of the month to review the successes as well as areas for improvement. Well, time management is definitely one of those things I still need to work on, It was an okay day though not everything on the to... Read more
Day 30 - Fun Signs
Friday, January 31, 2020      12 comments

I was having issues with my new computer yesterday so I couldn't post this. I'll do another post in a bit to review the month but for now enjoy these. ... Read more
Day 29 - Slight slip
Thursday, January 30, 2020      10 comments

The night of the work event and then last night I didn't get my water in. Slipping one day led to the next. And then I missed my step goal by about 40 steps yesterday. Literally ran out of time. And I didn't blog. So trying to get back o... Read more
Day 28 - successful event:
Tuesday, January 28, 2020      10 comments

Tonight had a big fundraising event for the nonprofit I’m the executive director for. It was very successful. People had a great time and we raised a good amount of time. My staff did an amazing job. Now I’m home and wired but now on to the... Read more
Day 27 - Friends episodes
Monday, January 27, 2020      8 comments

I have to say I really love the show Friends. I can watch reruns and still find something new. The characters seem like old friends. Nothing deep is too covered but that is sometimes what you need. Something to comfort you and make you smile... Read more
Day 26 - Perspective
Sunday, January 26, 2020      13 comments

It is so sad to hear about the California helicopter crash. Sad for Kobe Bryant and all the people who died today. It shows you can have everything in the world and even then it can be gone in a flash. I was impressed by the sheriff who would... Read more

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