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Friday and I am excited!
Friday, May 30, 2014      2 comments

Wow the week disappeared! And now the weekend is here. I got on the scale today and was a half pound lighter! YEAH!!!! I have been working so hard. My blood sugars are still good, up slightly but still good! I am sleeping better, and having... Read more
Thursday, May 29, 2014      0 comments

Oh where did the week go to? Sick kids, emotions running deep, crazy work things happening....I blinked and it was gone. So much going on this time of year. So many changes that are big and extreme to me. But it is life. Life doesn't stop h... Read more
pulling strength from within
Wednesday, May 28, 2014      2 comments

"Lord make me a bird so I can fly far, far away from here." This keeps playing over and over in my head today. Actually the past few days. What also is playing in my soul is the serenity prayer: "God grant me the serenity to accept th... Read more
My schedule is off..I can get through it.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014      3 comments

I don't know how much I believe in horoscopes. But this is mine for today, and I think I will believe in it, if it is only for today... ...If you start to panic today, remember this: there's nothing that happens today that you can't han... Read more
Good day overall
Tuesday, May 27, 2014      1 comments

I enjoyed a day in the sun, watching my son have the honor of reading the names of veterans receiving legacy stones. And seeing my father in law, uncle in law and husban... Read more
Sunday...not such a fun day ...
Sunday, May 25, 2014      3 comments

Today started out bright and sunny! Full of life we set out bright and early to run errands and get our day rolling. We cleaned the lawn furniture, had a nice lunch outside and I played basketball with one of my boys. Even painted my nails fo... Read more
Saturday, May 24, 2014      2 comments

Well I got home very early this morning about 2 a.m. from going to a late movie with my husband. This is the latest I had been up in a long time. We went to a late movie so we wouldn't munch on popcorn and soda. I resisted the cotton candy!!!... Read more
A thought...
Friday, May 23, 2014      3 comments

I read a quote from a magazine today..."I realize beauty was not a thing I could acquire or consume. It was something I just had to be." ~Lupita Nyong'o This is so true but people strive to prove it wrong. Beauty is from within. Not som... Read more
Stop. Listen and do what is right.
Friday, May 23, 2014      2 comments

Each day I try to tackle it as though it will be my last chance to enjoy my life around me. I tend to go a million miles a second. Amazingly I am able to take in all the beauty and amazement I come across. What I have an issue with is l... Read more
The big picture
Thursday, May 22, 2014      3 comments

AH this morning I am up before the sun because all night I was so excited about how good I feel. I pushed myself yesterday and did 20 miles on my "inside" bike. I used to ride bike outside but for some reason stopped over the years. I loved t... Read more
The track of life
Wednesday, May 21, 2014      3 comments

I am sure people have heard of life being referred to as a track with hurdles that get in the way and may trip you up and make you fall down. Well. I think that is quite accurate as far as a description. Because you may be going good then some... Read more
Morning suprise
Tuesday, May 20, 2014      5 comments

I woke up sore today in my back and feeling like "oh the scale is going to say it went up a couple pounds". I got up, went to the bathroom, hit the scale before doing anything else and I saw 207. I stared at it for a minute, called my Read more
Monday..Reminding myself
Monday, May 19, 2014      2 comments

It took me a long time for something to click. I thought it had clicked before but something would happen or life would get in the way and I would be back at square one. This time I WANT to follow through. I am at day 19 of kicking my own but... Read more
Sunday exercise with the husband
Sunday, May 18, 2014      1 comments

I usually do my elliptical bike for exercise or the medicine ball. Every now and again I will go for a walk. This morning I convinced my husband to get up and go for a 2 mile walk. I remember why I don't walk with him... I hear a lot of "gott... Read more
Chocolate cake a work in progress. not ready yet
Saturday, May 17, 2014      1 comments

This is a revamp on a chocolate cake recipe I found. You nuke it in coffee mugs! This recipe yields 4 servings. Coffee cup should be about half full, need to spray with nonstick spray first. The cake will rise to the top of the mug or beyond... Read more

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