PMJLNR's Blogs

Trying to get back on track!
Thursday, May 12, 2011      3 comments

I am having a really difficult time maintaining my focus throughout an entire day, although I have begun to track what I eat again. recording BEFORE it goes in my mouth has worked before but that seems like too much effort right now. Actually ... Read more
Parenting Adults...or Not...
Friday, January 14, 2011      0 comments

I don't really understand this whole "parenting adults" process. One of our kids is making some really bad life choices, but nothing illegal, while working hard to support their family. The choices are impacting them negatively but there is re... Read more
I'm Back!
Monday, January 03, 2011      2 comments

...Or almost back to normal! emoticon Only one child still visiting, and she leaves for Asia on Friday. Army son... Read more
Happy Holiday??????????
Tuesday, December 14, 2010      3 comments

I'm trying to not stress a lot about the unfinished list...instead focusing on the joy of the season. emoticon... Read more
Too much to do...Too little time
Wednesday, December 01, 2010      3 comments

Yup...This is my life right now. Too much to do...Too little time. I know that many of you share this dilemma with me. Even if your life is normally pretty smooooth, the holidays make all of us panic a little. It seems that no matter what we h... Read more
Small Victory
Tuesday, November 02, 2010      2 comments

This might look like a SMALL victory to the rest of the world, but to me it feels like a BIG victory to me. I know that my SparkFriends will agree with me. What victory??? The Donut Victory!!!!!!!!!!! ... Read more
Wonderful Soup
Thursday, October 14, 2010      6 comments

Thank heavens for the 12-Weeks Till Christmas Challenge! They're the only reason I'm staying on track right now. HATE competition, but need to be held thank you fellow elves! This week's challenge was to post two healthy recip... Read more
11 Weeks Till Christmas
Monday, October 04, 2010      6 comments

OK...It's actually a little over 11 weeks, but not enough to make a difference. The kids (all adults) drew names yesterday for their gift exchange and I bought a new secret Christmas notebook. That's where I'll plot out each person's gifts ... Read more
Too Dumb for a Smart Phone
Friday, September 17, 2010      1 comments

No, really... I'm an intelligent, reasonably savvy, woman...but this phone is making me FEEL and LOOK DUMB! Arrrrggghhh! My provider had a great sale so DD and I both got new phones: Galaxies. I believe it can do almost everything up... Read more
Weird Wednesday
Wednesday, September 01, 2010      0 comments

Wondering Why We Waffle. Wamble? Wankle? emoticon Warray! ... Read more
Tired Tuesday
Tuesday, August 31, 2010      0 comments

Too Tired To Talk Today. Trite Thinking. Terrific Tactics Targeted Tomorrow!... Read more
Fun Questionnaire to Get To Know Each Other
Tuesday, August 24, 2010      2 comments

This was posted by URBANLOTUS: Thought it was a fun way to get to know each other! WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Minnesota, USA DO YOU HAVE ANY KIDS & IF SO HOW MANY? 2 daughters, 2 sons ... all adopted WHAT IS YOUR OCCUPATION? volunteer (... Read more
Edit point #1 ... continued
Friday, August 20, 2010      2 comments

Just wondering ... after a day spent card-making / paper-crafting; emoticon How do I do that AND move at... Read more
Edit point #1
Thursday, August 19, 2010      1 comments

#1. The first item on my list that requires editing is the TYPES of activities I choose. WAY TOO MANY of them (although rewarding and useful) are being accomplished while I'm resting on my generous behind. ... Read more
Editing, editing, editing ...
Wednesday, August 18, 2010      1 comments

Editing is taking up much of my time right now... 2 kids in grad school, 2 in college, daughter's business plan and grant request... Thought I'd be done proof-reading their projects when they left home. But daughter lives oversea... Read more

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