Bless those who brave the cold...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 6 comments
Sunday afternoon our power went out. No biggie we figured it would be off for a few minutes and then return. After about an hour I suggested my hubby should call the electric company just to be sure they knew we didn't have power. I was sho... Read more
Peaches the Pup
Thursday, January 24, 2019 4 comments
Wow, I haven't blogged since my last update on our pup Peaches. Someone asked me about her today and that reminded me that I really should write another update. While her hind legs still don't work, she is a happy dog and is already 5 years... Read more
Update on our pup...
Sunday, November 19, 2017 9 comments
It's been a while since I posted about our Peaches. She is doxie / beagle mix and as I've learned both breeds are prone to back problems. Peaches has two slipped discs in her back and for the past month has been paralyzed in her hind legs a... Read more
Thursday, October 26, 2017 10 comments
I remember well when my children were young and they would get sick the feelings of anxiousness I would feel. I felt so helpless, especially when they were infants and couldn't tell me what they were feeling. It was an all consuming feeling and ... Read more
Back on track...
Monday, September 22, 2014 3 comments
Whew I am happy that I'll be able to get back on track today. Last week I was sick a good part of the week and while I tried to get some exercise I did what my body wanted me to do, and rested a lot. I'm happy to be feeling better and ready... Read more
Whew lots of cardio today
Friday, August 01, 2014 4 comments
I started out this morning with a walk with my daughter..we walked for 50 minutes at 5:40 a.m. so that she would be home in time for the first of her eight daycare children to arrive. I followed that with a 45 minute recumbent bike ride...a... Read more
Love Walking Early in the Morning...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 4 comments
I love that it gets light so early in the day and that my daughter and I are getting in a walk 3 or 4 mornings a week. It is a beautiful time of the day and I feel accomplished early in the day. I really love it if I add riding my recumben... Read more
Allowing for days off
Sunday, June 22, 2014 1 comments
It seems like lately when I take a day off of exercise I feel guilty about not moving enough. Because I am retired I don't get a lot of passive steps so I really try to concentrate on getting in enough exercise to meet my step goal daily.... Read more
Lots of Exercise Today...
Friday, May 30, 2014 1 comments
...wow, I've gotten in a lot of exercise today. I went for a 40 minute walk, rode my recumbent bike for 45 minutes, mowed the lawn for 30 minutes and did the 2 mile Walk Away the Pounds for Abs. It feels so good to really move and watchi... Read more
Early Morning Walk
Monday, May 19, 2014 0 comments
The weather in Wisconsin is finally co-operating a bit and this morning my daughter and I set out for a walk at 5:45 a.m. Because she runs a daycare in her home and her first child is scheduled to arrive at 6:30 we walked a total of 35 min... Read more
Lost Weight on Vacation
Thursday, May 01, 2014 4 comments
Taking more steps....
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 3 comments
...because I am retired, live in a rather small home and it is just my husband and me I don't get a lot of passive steps. There just isn't a lot to clean and since there is still several feet of snow outside I can't even just walk around the... Read more
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