Seventeen years ago ... inspiration? ... NOT really
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 8 comments
Anyone remember double-dutch? ...
Sunday, September 27, 2009 10 comments
i had a dream last night ... i was probably 8 or 9 years old, double-dutch jump roping with with my friends. it was so much fun. i woke up happy, happy, happy! did any of you double-dutch? ... maybe you still do? i wonder if kids double-dutc... Read more
Truth rears it's ugly head ...
Friday, September 25, 2009 7 comments
on Wednesday i vowed to track my food for the next 30 days. day one was a mess. it's not like i hadn't "TRIED" before. when i joined sparkpeople, i gave all the tools "a good college try" so that i could say i'd given this my best. but i fel... Read more
Two dates ... tons of motivation
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 5 comments
my one year anniversary (10/19) with sparkpeople is right around the corner AND parents' weekend (10/23) at duke. the goal is 150. i've been see-sawing ... going up and down ... down and up ... from 154 to 158. but my spirit and det... Read more
A first ... I think
Saturday, September 12, 2009 7 comments
i can't remember mommie traveling WITHOUT daddy. they do everything together! different personalities, but definitely "a couple" ... when you see one, you know the other isn't far behind. they are truly eachother's best friend. marrying at 17... Read more
Quick change ... ME 2 WE-cation ...
Tuesday, September 08, 2009 8 comments
ME-cation_ day 2 & 3
Thursday, September 03, 2009 4 comments
this is fun ... it reminds me of being single, but better. i like the woman i am today so much more. my sparkfriend NANJET sent me a sparkgoodie of relaxing music (THANK YOU NANJET), which reminded me how much i love music. the TV (yes HG... Read more
ME-cation_ day 1
Tuesday, September 01, 2009 5 comments
"me-cation" isn't that the cutest term? i love it, and i'm adopting it! my sparkfriend EWESTCOTT used it when responding to my last blog. my mom howled when i answered the phone this morning saying ... "me-cation central, may i help you... Read more
This week is ALL ABOUT MEEEEEE :o)
Monday, August 31, 2009 2 comments
njeri is at duke, which equals no mom(me) duties aaron is on a week-long business trip, so no wifey duties i got up this morning to do my usual "routine" to ensure that he knows i'll miss him and that he's loved ... wrote a love note and ... Read more
Sundays are always full of tradition ...
Sunday, August 30, 2009 5 comments
sunday is my absolutely favorite day of the week ... we lived overseas for many years, and unlike the USA, most things are closed for business (retail & grocery shops, etc). people make family and friends a priority. in germany, there's actual... Read more
Skype is as fabulous as Sparking ...
Wednesday, August 26, 2009 6 comments
Our daughter is a Duke Blue Devil ... we're empty nesters
Sunday, August 23, 2009 1 comments
sending your child off to college is like getting pregnant ... everyone tells you how it's going to change your life, things will never be the same, it's closing one of life's chapters only to open another. they passed on wise counsel and... Read more
College SHOPPING ... ahhhhhhhhh
Thursday, August 13, 2009 5 comments
repeat after me ... i love my family, i really do ... i have patience, yes i do ... life is about change, challenges, new horizons ... i embrace them all ... right? i'm a planner, organizer ... but i can be flexible, really i can. the best... Read more
It's my birthday :o)
Sunday, August 09, 2009 11 comments
i know i should probably write something thoughtful ... something profound ... something worthy and reflective upon my years of experience on this earth ... but all i know is that, i'm a kid at heart ... still waiting to see what it feels like t... Read more
My daughter's birthday ...
Saturday, August 08, 2009 8 comments
« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Last Page »