In My Father's Footsteps
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 2 comments
One of my commitments to a healthier lifestyle is to take ten to fifteen minutes of my thirty minute lunch break and get outdoors. I find the fresh air and movement helps me de-stress from whatever the morning has given me and I find myself rej... Read more
Life in a Goldfish Bowl!
Monday, September 26, 2011 5 comments
I’ve been a Keeper of Goldfish since I was about 12 years old. My first golden beauty lived in a round goldfish bowl, but as I grew and my income grew so did the size of the bowls my fish were housed in. Today I have a 55 gallon tank in my liv... Read more
Look How Far Memory Lane Can Get You!
Friday, September 23, 2011 4 comments
The last few weeks, I have had two people on my mind. They were the parents of a good friend from high school. I haven’t seen or heard from the high school friend in 30 years and, for the life of me, I can’t figure out why her parents have cre... Read more
Sunday, September 11, 2011 1 comments
Your day begins - 5:45 a.m., 6:30 a.m., 7:00 a.m. Any of those times will do. You roll out of bed to the sound of the alarm clock. Go through your morning routine, whether its 30 minutes of exercise, a quick shower, a bite to eat and out the ... Read more
It's Never To Late To....
Friday, September 02, 2011 0 comments
Act on your dreams. Be what you want to be. Change your future. Do things differently. Enrich others’ lives. Face your fears. Get out of neutral. Have fun. Initiate friendships. Jumpstart possibilities. Knock the “t” off can’... Read more
Who Would have Thunk It?
Friday, June 03, 2011 2 comments
Where to Draw the Line
Thursday, May 26, 2011 1 comments
There are two seasons in the region of Eastern Ontario - winter and the season of the Canada Goose. Winter seems to last about 9 months and once that is over the Canada geese take over - everywhere - parks, farmer's fields, back yards. You can... Read more
I Just Don't Get It....
Thursday, May 19, 2011 2 comments
Over the last few days I have spent some time exploring this massive website SparkPeople. I have checked out each of the teams that I am a member of. I have huddled in teams, read blogs posted by other team members, and posted some myself. ... Read more
Sowing the Seeds of Anticipation!
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 4 comments
My newly retired husband has just finished relocating our small garden patch in the hopes of eliminating a tomato plant virus we have experienced over the last couple of years. Garden is ready and just on time for my Victoria Day planting ritua... Read more
The Next Stage of Our Lives
Friday, April 29, 2011 2 comments
The title of my post tells it all. Today, my husband is retiring. He has worked for the same employer and paid into a pension plan for over 35 years. Not everyone will be able to reach such a milestone. And he did it even though he was diagn... Read more
The Christmas Gift
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 3 comments
Last fall when I was still Sparking regularly, I made a commitment to myself that I needed to participate in at least 30 minutes of physical activity per day along with watching my diet to be successful in living a healthy lifestyle. Counti... Read more
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