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Walking Blog - Day 5
Thursday, May 13, 2010      6 comments

I'm a little late getting this posted today; it's evening, and since it's Thursday night the local 'bell ringers' are practicing in the parish church. They are ringing traditional changes, and I know there must be a beginner or two in the group ... Read more
Walking Blog - Day 4
Wednesday, May 12, 2010      8 comments

The rhododendrons are all budded and soon will be blooming, fast and furious. I was checking out one of my favorites today (the deep red one) and the buds are even starting to show color, so shouldn't be too long. There's a pair of mallards... Read more
Walking Blog - Day 3
Tuesday, May 11, 2010      8 comments

Still catching up on the pictures I took earlier this month. We have a pireus (sp? I look it up all the time and still can't remember!) in our yard. It seemed to have more color this year than it has in three or four years - but then, this ... Read more
Walking Blog - Day 2
Monday, May 10, 2010      12 comments

I often tell Sheila (JakeandNellie) how lucky she is to have a park close by. I tend to forget we have two parks close by! One - a really tiny one - is across the road. The other is what I think of as The World's Longest, Narrowest Park: it is a... Read more
Walking Blog - Day 1
Sunday, May 09, 2010      10 comments

Back around the first of May (!) Jeannie - LJCannon - suggested a good May challenge. She said we should post pictures of things we see on walks we take. I thought (still do) that was absolutely inspired, and I remembered - after a couple days -... Read more
What the hey--
Saturday, May 01, 2010      7 comments

Got this one from Sheila (JakeandNellie): 1. What did you eat for breakfast? Activia Fiber Yogurt and a cup of coffee. 2. How much water do you drink a day? Usually at least 10 cups - that's plain water, and I have several cups of ... Read more
Yes, Another One!
Tuesday, April 13, 2010      8 comments

From DianePBH - what can I say? Y'all know how I am with these things, lol... Below are answers to questions asking which you would rather have. Feel free to cut and paste into your own blog and play along. 1. Eat milk chocolate or whi... Read more
I Know, But This One's Different!
Sunday, March 28, 2010      8 comments

1. What time did you get up this morning? 8 AM - I get up at 8 AM every morning 2. How do you like your steak? I don't often eat beef, but when I do, I want it to have just stopped mooing. If you run it thru a warm kitchen, it wil... Read more
The Fisherman
Tuesday, March 23, 2010      14 comments

Sparkers: I received this from a woman named Zalome, a South African who now lives in the US. She has been putting together a newsletter for years, called 'Thoughts.' If you'd like to subscribe, I'm sure she'd be happy to add you to her l... Read more
And I Got It From--
Monday, March 22, 2010      4 comments

--DonnaLynn, who said: "I picked this up from Christi, who picked this up from DEBRA_T, who picked this up from SUSIEMILO who picked it up from....oh well, it’s the Sunday Quiz... now on Monday night. Please feel free to cut and paste into ... Read more
Deb T's 'Answer These'
Sunday, March 21, 2010      5 comments

Another stolen blog from somewhere or another. You know the drill, copy, paste, put up your own answers on your own blog or just relax and enjoy someone else’s exposing of their ticks and foibles. If you could go anywhere in the world, wher... Read more
From Another Sparkler
Thursday, March 11, 2010      3 comments

Copy and paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers. (OK, I'll play.) Where is your cell phone? charger Spouse? yes Your hair? long Your mother? sigh Y... Read more
Go ME!
Sunday, February 21, 2010      8 comments

I've been looking forward to today for the last week or two: it's my second anniversary with SparkPeople. I have a mini-celebration going on. I went up one trophy level, I posted a weight-loss for the week, and I'm blogging for the first time si... Read more
Unexpected Happiness
Thursday, January 07, 2010      8 comments

I've been pondering a case of serendipity. That's one of my favorite words: sometimes we all find a bit of luck, 'the happy and unexpected discovery.' Today is my daughter's 27th birthday. For me, she is a perfect example of serendipity. ... Read more
No Blog Today--!
Wednesday, January 06, 2010      6 comments

Although I read and look on the 'net for 'inspiration' each day, I don't always have any particular response to what I find. I like the idea of blogging / journaling every day, but I don't always have the time, or the muse doesn't give me an ide... Read more

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