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Thursday, April 30, 2009      1 comments

It's been a busy week...haven't been "Sparking" as much as normal. I miss you, Sparkpeople! I'll be back later.... Read more
Spring cleaning day
Saturday, April 25, 2009      2 comments

This is day one of spring cleaning at home and it's a beautiful day! I started a little last night, but am getting ready to tackle more today. What doesn't get done will get worked on tomorrow. No only will the house sparkle after, but I'll g... Read more
The rain is back
Monday, April 20, 2009      2 comments

....and it's cold again. Couldn't go for much of a walk tonight because of the weather, but got a little one in. I practiced handbells tonight, though, and playing an instrument is actually a cardio selection..who would have thought. It make... Read more
Sunday, April 19, 2009      1 comments

Just a few more day with these darned stitches and then I can get back to my normal exercise routing...grrrr...only walking is just not enough for me. I planted some potatoes today. It was great to do some real gardening..what a beautiful ... Read more
NYC today
Sunday, April 19, 2009      3 comments

We took a trip to NYC today to attend the Auto show. It was fantastic! I've never seen some of those cars beautiful they all were. The Camero is coming back and i... Read more
Thursday, April 16, 2009      2 comments

We took the dogs for a nice walk on a flood wall tonight. They loved it. I think Louise wanted to go in the river water, but NO WAY! That river is too gross...and it's still too cold anyway. She was very fascinated by it. It's so nice to ge... Read more
Tuesday, April 14, 2009      1 comments

Kind of on restricted exercise for another week and a half...all I can do is walk and some strength exercises. My husband, dogs and I just got back from walking at a local park. I love it that the weather is getting nicer and the days are long... Read more
This was posted on my Sparkpage
Thursday, April 09, 2009      7 comments

"GETTO140 crossed 39,000 fitness minutes! Congratulations from SparkPeople! 2 days ago" Did I really???? 39,000 fitness minutes???? ME???? I was very active until my 40's..then I turned into this couch potato person that must have been h... Read more
It's raining again
Monday, April 06, 2009      2 comments

I know it's good to have some rain, but I am ready for the nice weather now. Our yard is a giant mud bath and I'm getting tired of it. We need some sun to dry it up. When dogs mark territory, sometimes they scratch the ground with their... Read more
Friday - April showers
Friday, April 03, 2009      2 comments

Wow...I know it can happen any place, but it happened in my town. A mass shooting. How does anything get solved in that way? I always say to live life every day and take advantage of as many opportunities as you can because you may not have t... Read more
Monday, March 30, 2009      4 comments

Recently I discovered the map here where I can map out my walks and add them to the fitness tracker. What a great tool!! I don't have to drive the paths I take any more and guess. One downside is that I'm not burning as many calories as I tho... Read more
Thursday, March 26, 2009      3 comments

Feeling much better today. I've done yoga a few days this week, and I think that makes a big difference. I will do it again tomorrow. My husband has been coming for walks with me every night, too. It's been so nice. He never walked with me ... Read more
Tuesday already
Tuesday, March 24, 2009      2 comments

So what happened to Monday? Hmmmm..oh well..I guess I'm busy which is a good thing. Seems like my arthritis is flaring up a bit..kind of soar these days. I may need to make some adjustments at my desk and also it could be time for new sn... Read more
Nice day today
Sunday, March 15, 2009      2 comments

Took a long walk and even puttered around in my garden a little. Did some cleaning and had dinner with our patty's day dinner. I did OK in that cake and coffee after dinner....just water. WOO HOO! I loaded up on the ... Read more
Mentally prepared
Saturday, March 14, 2009      3 comments

After my blog on Wednesday and the support I received from others, I sort of began the process again. I looked at myself before and remember how I felt. I remembered the moment when I had enough of myself and made it clear in my mind that I co... Read more

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