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First Half Marathon completed!
Sunday, September 22, 2013      11 comments

Hubby and I completed our first half marathon today. We didn't do it in stellar time, but it was good for us. We completed it in 2:43:16, which is an average of 12:38 per mile. We used the couch to 10k program week 1 schedule, so ran 1 minute... Read more
Wow it's been a long time since I blogged!
Wednesday, September 18, 2013      7 comments

I can't believe it's been a month since I blogged! So much has happened. Hubby and I decided it was time for me to retire, so I retired last Friday 9/13/13. I'll be watching my granddaughter 3 days a week, which will save everyone money, and... Read more
Sunny Sunday...last day of staycation.....
Sunday, August 18, 2013      5 comments

Today is the last day of my staycation....I don't want to go back to work tomorrow. I have truly enjoyed my time at home. I enjoyed the long walks and long runs I was able to take. I enjoyed spending time with my family. I enjoyed staying up... Read more
Saturday Sunshine
Saturday, July 27, 2013      3 comments

Today has been an awesome day so far. I got up early, went grocery shopping, then my little granddaughter came over to play. We finished putting the groceries away, then walked to the farmers market and then on to the park. Dgd was exhausted ... Read more
Thoughts for Thursday
Thursday, July 25, 2013      3 comments

Yesterday was a good day. The weather was perfect, we didn't reach 70! My friend and I took a 4 mile walk during lunch, then I came home and did a 4 mile walk/run. It felt great to run yesterday! My arthritis is under control right now, and ... Read more
Wednesday 7/24/13
Wednesday, July 24, 2013      2 comments

Yesterday went well, met almost all of my goals, still have to make those appointments! Today will be a busy day at work, and then I have chores to do after work. Dinner is planned and the chicken is out of the freezer. Breakfast and lunch ar... Read more
Back to reality
Tuesday, July 23, 2013      8 comments

Back to reality and I don't just mean back to work today. I need to get back into the groove of healthy eating and habits. I have fallen off the wagon the last couple of weeks and have gained 2 pounds. That scares me a bit because even though... Read more
Today my granddaughter is 3
Monday, July 22, 2013      5 comments

I can't believe that my little granddaughter is 3 today. It seems like only yesterday that she came into our lives. The last 3 years haven't been easy but she has been my shining star, the one who makes life worth living, the one who needs a hea... Read more
Celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary
Tuesday, July 09, 2013      11 comments

Hubby and I are celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary today. We are in Nashville Tennessee and will spend the day exploring and then taking the General Jackson dinner cruise. We will try to get in some miniature golf since we did that on our... Read more
Saturday sadness
Saturday, June 29, 2013      10 comments

We are headed home from my mother in law's funeral. It's a sad time but also a blessing. At 88 years young she lived a good life and now she's no longer in pain and suffering. The funeral was simple, just the way she wanted it. Of course ... Read more
Thoughts forTuesday
Tuesday, June 25, 2013      5 comments

It's sinus headache weather for me, and my sinus' aren't letting me down! I've had a headache since yesterday, and I'm not sure there is any relief in sight! The bathroom remodeling is coming along, although a lot slower than I expected.... Read more
Woo Hoo it's Wednesday!
Wednesday, June 19, 2013      8 comments

Woo Hoo it's Wednesday. This has been such a busy week that I didn't even realize we were half way through the week! Yesterday I went to a seminar so it seems like today should be Monday not Wednesday! I'm psyched though, that we are at the m... Read more
Friday Life
Friday, June 07, 2013      3 comments

Mantra: I am the only one who can do this for myself. I make the choice of what I put in my mouth and what I don't. I make the choice to exercise or not daily I make the choice to have a positive frame of mind I make the choice... Read more
Loving Life 6/6/13
Thursday, June 06, 2013      2 comments

Yesterday was an awesome day. My friend and I walked 4.2 miles during our lunch hour, then I came home and did a 4 mile run. Hubby went to our daughter's to mow her lawn while I mowed our lawn (another hour of exercise for me!). Our daughter ... Read more
Loving Life 6/5/13
Wednesday, June 05, 2013      5 comments

It's been a while since I blogged, and I am feeling the effects of not putting my thoughts, goals and mantra down in words daily. Life sometimes seems to spiral out of control, and then we get out of the habit of doing what we know we need to d... Read more

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