200,000-249,999 SparkPoints 210,577


Getting ready for Christmas.
Thursday, December 05, 2013      1 comments

I usually spend the last 2 weeks of November getting ready for Christmas, it takes me that long to get all my decorations out in the yard and in the house. I'm so far behind this year!! Didn't start until the day after Thanksgiving, and of cours... Read more
Not in a shadow.
Thursday, November 21, 2013      5 comments

In a television interview, the son of Maya Angelou was asked, "What was it like growing up in your mother's shadow?" He replied, "That's funny, I always thought I was growing up in her light." It's said the Chinese use the same symbol f... Read more
The frog in water.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013      2 comments

It is said that if you put a frog in cold water and gradually heat the water, the frog will stay in the container and boil to death. If you put a frog into hot water, it will immediately jump straight out. The reason given is that the frog can'... Read more
The Setting Sun
Sunday, November 17, 2013      0 comments

Two friends, on a safari holiday, are watching the African sunset. One is lost in the experience, the sounds of the birds, the changing colors, the gentle breeze. The other is reviewing the day, the transport that was late, the unacceptable lu... Read more
A Different Approach
Friday, November 15, 2013      2 comments

A wise old gentleman retired and bought a modest home near a school. He spent the first few weeks of his retirement in peace and contentment. Then the new school year began. The very next afternoon, three young boys, full of youthful, after-s... Read more
Making a Difference
Thursday, November 14, 2013      2 comments

From a distance, a woman can be seen walking along a beach and regularly bending down to pick something up and throw it into the sea. As she gets nearer, a passer-by sees that she is throwing stranded starfish back into the water. "That's pointl... Read more
A Story Worth Sharing.....
Tuesday, September 13, 2011      7 comments

Not my experience, but worth sharing! Last week, I took my grandchildren to a restaurant. My six-year-old grandson asked if he could say grace. As we bowed our heads he said, "God is good, God is great. Thank you for the f... Read more
Oh Jesus, Help Me!!
Thursday, September 01, 2011      6 comments

A few "Oh Jesus, help me" moments! ... Read more
A Wonderful Thursday!
Thursday, September 01, 2011      4 comments

I couldn't be happier today, I'm keeping pretty busy with trying to get this painting done here at home and babysitting Seldyn in the evenings. I haven't been this busy since I quit work in March and I'm lovin' it!! I REALLY don't enjoy sittin... Read more
My lazy day!!
Saturday, August 27, 2011      5 comments

I didn't blog yesterday (oh well) so here it is today. I've been doing really good this week, down the 4 lbs., eating right and exercising every day. Yea me. But today has been a very lazy day. I did get some laundry done and a VERY LITTLE a... Read more
Day 4
Thursday, August 25, 2011      0 comments

Today is day 4 of my new beginning and I'm still feeling pretty good. I'm down 4 lbs. since Monday and very pleased with that, even though I'm losing the same weight I lost before. Having my son as motivation is really helping me. I had a ba... Read more
A Great Day!!
Wednesday, August 24, 2011      5 comments

I'm feeling wonderful today. This is the start of day 3 and when I weighed myself this morning (I do that every morning), I have lost 3 lbs. WOOHOO! I've spent the last 2 days at Tracy's house, because I'm now watching Seldyn every Monday and... Read more
A New Day!
Monday, August 22, 2011      4 comments

I was so excited about SP when I started in late April, but somehow my excitment has fizzled away. Especially this past month. I'm letting stress get the better of me and I don't want that at all. The stress of moving, my husband getting laid... Read more
A Very Sad Day.
Friday, August 19, 2011      11 comments

I'm feeling very sad today. My son left at 2:30 this morning and I didn't want to let go of him! He's in the Army, he's been home on leave for the last 18 days (which has been great!). He's on his way back to North Carolina (where he is statio... Read more
I'm leaving.
Wednesday, July 06, 2011      6 comments

I will be offline for a couple of days due to the fact that we are moving and my computer will be down til I have the internet connected at new house. See you all then!! Karen ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 Last Page »