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  • enjoy shoveling.. sort of

    12/12/2019 7:39:57 PM, by IMREITE

    we have a garden tractor that has attachments for snowblowing and snowplowing. but some areas need to be shoveled. i dont like to wake up for snow removal but at the end of the day i am ok with bundling up to shovel a bit. ive only done it a couple times this year, but i like the fact that i can do ... Read more

  • Shopping and decorating done!

    12/12/2019 5:02:04 AM, by APPLEPIEAPPLE

    Since Thanksgiving I have been able to complete ALL my shopping and I got ALL the inside and outside decorations up. Now to start on the baking of cookies. That said, I have gained 10 pounds since summer due to the Holidays! I am working on losing but then I get invited to dinner, lunch, a par... Read more

  • level 2 started

    12/12/2019 12:06:38 AM, by IMREITE

    started level 3 of beginner shred. with the warm up and stretch it is only 25 minutes but i always spend an extra 5 minutes at the end doing some more stretching. jillian always says she is not flexable. spending only 2 minutes on stretching is probably part of that... Read more

  • Focus on Happy

    12/11/2019 11:47:53 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4983 Focus on HAPPY! That's what I kept trying to do today! Focus on HAPPY. Or, rather, keep the focus off all the stress & negative feelings. Sometimes things like what happened yesterday really get me thinking a lot about how these young women (my girls) ... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    12/11/2019 10:11:03 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am having a great day so far. i will be meeting with my personal trainer after dinner today. i am looking forward to it. my daughter says hi to all. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a wonderful day, everyone!... Read more

  • Attention Dog Lovers (need opinions)

    12/11/2019 7:35:39 AM, by SIMPLYME_LORI

    I was in a cab yesterday with my puppy in a carrier going to the vet for her shots. She started softly whinning because she was nervous and probably afraid... the cab driver kept shushing her in a mean, and abrupt voice. Both on the way there and on the way back. What should I have done??? If any... Read more

  • Worry! and Strong Women!

    12/11/2019 12:33:59 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4982 WORRYING is a waste of time. It doesn't change anything, it just messes with your mind and steals your happiness. Nonetheless, I spent at least one full hour worrying today. 198 Two of my daughters are identical twins, B & J. About 2:30 this... Read more

  • level 1 done

    12/10/2019 11:10:59 PM, by IMREITE

    finished level 1 beginner shred. I start level tomorrow... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    12/10/2019 2:34:30 PM, by MOMMY445

    a very cool and windy day here today. my daughter says hi. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! I will be going for a long walk later on. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Meal Delivery

    12/10/2019 1:04:01 PM, by CANYON_GAL

    I decided to give myself a Christmas gift. After months of wondering how to get groceries without spending a whole day in Pahrump during our weekly employee shopping trips and making sure that I even get the day off from work. I decided to try out hellofresh. Not sure how long I will keep thi... Read more

  • Let's Do This! Snow Day!

    12/9/2019 11:51:27 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4981 OK, MONDAY, LET'S DO THIS! That's how I felt early this morning as I prepared to fight rush-hour traffic, school zones, and freezing drizzle to get to the first of my appointments before 8:00 A.M. today! So many appointments later, and driving in ... Read more

  • short work weeks

    12/9/2019 11:26:50 PM, by IMREITE

    till he end of the year i dont work a 5 day week,. i have pto so the next 4 weeks i work 3 or 4 days per week.... Read more

  • it's monday

    12/9/2019 10:14:24 AM, by MOMMY445

    a mild and mostly rainy day here today. i am alright with that and so is my daughter. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! i have some errands to run and then i will be taking it easy for the rest of the day. have a marvelous day, everyone!... Read more

  • restful day

    12/8/2019 11:17:17 PM, by IMREITE

    didnt sleep in late but i did get some stuff done and took a nap later in the day. got in some exercise but spent to much time on my butt... Read more

  • Beautiful!

    12/8/2019 10:31:41 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4980 Enjoy this beautiful day! You are beautiful! Have a beautiful Sunday! Til next time, 593... Read more

  • 1st Great Gift

    12/8/2019 12:20:57 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4979 The first great gift we can bestow on others is a good example! EAT well MOVE daily HYDRATE often SLEEP lots LOVE your body REPEAT DAILY FOR LIFE Til next time, 593 ... Read more

  • tiring day

    12/7/2019 9:31:11 PM, by IMREITE

    saw frozen 2 this morning with my 2 sisters and nieces. then i went home and and has lunch - i stopped at arby's. i had not been there in years. then a quick organizing task, then to my sisters for the yearly xmas cookie baking. it was a tiring afternoon but we got a lot done.... Read more

  • Yummy Lunch in the EDR

    12/7/2019 3:13:42 PM, by CANYON_GAL

    The chicken was sooo good! Luckily the broccoli was cooked perfectly. So glad I walked down to see what they were having. Sometime this week, we should have a tree set up in the EDR, for us all to decorate. If the tree is ready tonight or tomorrow then I can help decorate..which ... Read more

  • Another Week

    12/7/2019 10:40:05 AM, by BEARSLOVER

    Well, I have another week done. And I'm still here. I'm so happy I'm feelin' so much better. It's been a long time since I've been this sick. I'm on the downside of takin' the steroids. Two more days and I'm done. I hate takin' em. They make me so hungry. Good thang Jessie and I don't keep sn... Read more

  • cookie day

    12/7/2019 12:50:32 AM, by IMREITE

    Tomorrow is cookie baking day. i may end up playing with my nieces. 2 of them are old enough but the younger ones are not. mostly. it may get crowded and i am hoping the drama is kept to a minimum... Read more

  • One Step Closer

    12/6/2019 11:57:35 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4978 What can you do TODAY to bring you ONE STEP CLOSER to your goal 38 Now, Think about how good you'll feel when you're done! 380 Til next time, 593... Read more

  • it's friday

    12/6/2019 12:54:28 PM, by MOMMY445

    it started off snowing steadily here. now the sun is shining brightly and it is not snowing anymore. my daughter says hi to everyone. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a fabulous day, everyone and a terrific weekend!... Read more

  • Talk To Yourself

    12/6/2019 12:32:15 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4977 Talk to yourself the way you'd talk to someone you LOVE! Til next time, 593... Read more

  • no mail for 2 days

    12/5/2019 9:20:47 PM, by IMREITE

    we didnt have mail pick/up delivery for 2 days. i called the post office because we had a bill that needed to go out and i wanted to know if i need to do an extra errand tomorrow to deliver it. once i called they said some deliveries are still being made for the day. they had new people and some of... Read more

  • it's thursday

    12/5/2019 10:21:20 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day to take it easy here. my daughter is back to school today. she just took it easy yesterday. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! it's snowing here this morning and it is okay with me and with my daughter. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • December 5th

    12/5/2019 4:01:03 AM, by CANYON_GAL

    As you can see, I started out the month with a little snow on the mountain top. It's been cold so far...about 52 degrees and rainy when I went into work yesterday. I ate veggie lasagna for dinner in the EDR (employee dining room). If you don't read my page often..I will say again, there... Read more

  • closer to the weekend

    12/5/2019 12:00:58 AM, by IMREITE

    today felt long. tonight to my nieces to a st. nick event. it was fun. it did cut into my exercise time but i did hit it right away when i came home so i have 3 days of my 5 days done at level 1. tuesday or wed i will start level 2... Read more

  • Keep Going Strong

    12/4/2019 9:24:37 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4976 Dear Me, You've been through a lot. I know it's hard but I'm so proud of who you are. You are strong, brave, bright and smart and you were given the gift of a beautiful heart. So keep going strong and try not to stray. 247 Til next time, ... Read more

  • In the Christmas Spirit

    12/4/2019 11:45:57 AM, by PATTYMCGRAW

    Last night, we had dinner with Santa. It's great to be with someone who still believes in him. As we were walking out, we realized that the Huntsville Santa parade was getting ready to start on the street we parked on. We stood outside watching it for a bit. We started to get a little cold, so w... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    12/4/2019 10:54:44 AM, by MOMMY445

    i had a challenging workout with my personal trainer at the gym yesterday and i feel good today. my daughter says hi to all. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! i'll be doing some of my christmas shopping today. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Bathroom update and life in general

    12/4/2019 10:53:03 AM, by GARDENCHRIS

    I still had my bathroom to finish, mostly just prime the walls, replace the strip of boarder,Thank God I saved the leftover to replace. The major thing was the P-trap under the sink had a small leak. I just put a pan under it and until I figured out how to take care of it. I had asked my oldes... Read more

  • Bright Side or Dark

    12/4/2019 12:45:36 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4975 When you can't look on the bright side I will sit with you in the dark. 247 Been busy with a friend, helping to see the bright side. Til next time, 593... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    12/3/2019 10:49:34 AM, by MOMMY445

    a beautiful sunny day here today, we did get some snow yesterday. my daughter says hi. i will be going to the gym later on after dinner for a session with my personal trainer. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Best Way to End Your Day!

    12/3/2019 12:38:22 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4974 Always end your day with a positive thought and a grateful heart. That is all Til next time, 593... Read more

  • This weekend

    12/2/2019 9:16:06 PM, by BEARSLOVER

    It's been a hard weekend. I have ta stay home an not do too much. Just doin' my stretches for the day wears me out. I tried ta do more than 10 mins but that seems ta be all for now. I want ta be able ta get back ta 20 mins soon but the doc told me ta slow down. My lungs won't handle it. So her... Read more

  • Self-Respect

    12/2/2019 12:51:30 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4973 til next time, 593... Read more

  • new month - back to to new healthy habits

    12/1/2019 11:57:07 PM, by IMREITE

    time to start again. no use waiting till 2020.... Read more

  • Saturday Short Blog

    11/30/2019 11:00:47 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4972 Exercise to be FIT, not skinny Eat to NOURISH your body and always Ignore the haters, doubters, and unhealthy examples that were once feeding you YOU ARE WORTH MORE THAN YOU REALIZE Sometimes, days of being around family you don't see all t... Read more

  • favors for aunts and uncles

    11/30/2019 8:49:34 PM, by IMREITE

    it is so hard to do nice things for aunts and uncles when they always insist on paying you back. i dont think they understand they already did so much for me. i learned how to be an amazing aunt and person because of them. they are several of the reasons why i have so many things to be grateful for ... Read more

  • Thanksgiving, Ba, Hum bug

    11/30/2019 12:05:20 PM, by APPLEPIEAPPLE

    My two sons decided to have a Pizza Cook -off on Thanksgiving Eve! It was fun but because of it, the holiday dinner, and my sons constant baking of bread, pretzels, and pizza I gained FIVE POUNDS! Ouch! I am just hoping I can lose it before Christmas! I hope I can face the Christmas an... Read more

  • Friday's Tale of Triplet Toddlers

    11/30/2019 12:42:15 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4971 May Your Friday Sparkle! As Friday comes to a close I hope your day did have SPARKLE! When something sparkles it makes us smile, doesn't it? 30 Many of us have been able to spend some extra sparkly time with our families and/or close friends rece... Read more

  • HOST/HOSTESS GIFT OR DISH TO PASS

    11/29/2019 8:51:43 PM, by IMREITE

    my relatives always bring a dish to pass to family get togehters. i dont remember anyone ever bringing a host/hostess gift. my aunt had a thankgiving lunch today - turkey soup. of course i brought some stuff too. I remembered my aunt saying she loves getting carrots from the farmers market. the... Read more

  • it's friday

    11/29/2019 11:43:02 AM, by MOMMY445

    a new day is well underway. my daughter says hi. it is a cooler day here today. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! i will be going to the gym later on today. have a terrific day, everyone and a great weekend!... Read more

  • THE DAY AFTER !

    11/29/2019 9:06:31 AM, by SMIDGON

    Maybe you all are out shopping. In my younger days, hubby and I ALWAYS went shopping the day after. Even if we had hosted the big meal the day before. Nothing stopped us ! Fast Forward. At this time, hubby is at Dialysis. It's just me and Sadie Mae ( our newest fur-baby ). Did you all... Read more

  • playing in the snow

    11/29/2019 12:30:07 AM, by IMREITE

    i did not stuff myself at lunch so i was not in a food coma. instead my dh and i went out with the kids. i have cousins that are teenagers and then my sisters kids and a nother cousin that has a teenage daughter, mostly helping the 2 little ones with sleds. time off my butt,, not a ton of steps but... Read more

  • Thankful Thursday

    11/28/2019 10:36:56 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4970 Thankful Thursday Til next time 593... Read more

  • Thanks

    11/28/2019 5:32:10 PM, by BEARSLOVER

    I want ta thank ya very very much for all the blessin' and prayers y'all have given me. I loved readin' what ya had ta say. It made my days better. Y'all helped me more than Y'all know. It's really still hard ta talk and if I do too much my voice is gone. THANK Y'ALL SO VERY MUCH! ... Read more

  • HOME

    11/28/2019 5:15:32 PM, by BEARSLOVER

    I'm home! And it's sure is nice ta be here. I gotta sleep or take a nap without bein' bothered or poked. I can hear the TV. Ziva was so happy ta see me. She hasn't left my side since I got home. Our neighbor drove our van ta come and get me. He smokes and he did want me ta smell the smo... Read more

  • it's thursday

    11/28/2019 9:56:49 AM, by MOMMY445

    a much cooler day here today. my daughter did her leadership thing at the school board yesterday and she really enjoyed it.both budgie birds say cheep cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • EVERY Day

    11/27/2019 11:14:18 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4969 BRAVE is EVERY day you want to give up but don't Your not going to master the rest of your life in one day. Just relax. Master the day. Then just keep doing that EVERY day. Til next time, 593... Read more

  • Thankful

    11/27/2019 8:59:51 PM, by PATTYMCGRAW

    I am thankful for my three babies: Sarah, Sherry, Helena and for Tim McGraw, my husband and the rest of my family and my pets and for where I live etc, etc, etc. Happy Thanksgiving... Read more

  • all items baked

    11/27/2019 8:29:10 PM, by IMREITE

    i love baking but dont need baked goods around the house so family holidays are the best time to bake because i can take stuff there. also my mom does had been having health issues so she does not want to bake as much. maybe i can bake for her. and my sister who is due around xmas... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    11/27/2019 6:31:17 PM, by MOMMY445

    it was a mostly cloudy and windy day here today. my daughter took part in a leadership thing related to her previous school today and she enjoyed it. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Still here

    11/27/2019 2:39:47 PM, by BEARSLOVER

    Well, I'm still here in the hospital. Hopefully tomorrow I'll be out. I'm prayin' I can. Jessie walked all the way here in the blowin' snow. It's 2 miles but NOT uphill both ways. LOL, I'm doin' better but doc said it will be about 2 or 3 weeks b4 I can exercise like I did b4. I really want... Read more

  • How Close?

    11/27/2019 12:06:17 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4968 Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. ~ Thomas Edison DON'T GIVE UP! Til next time, 593... Read more

  • last video done

    11/26/2019 11:46:52 PM, by IMREITE

    tonight i finished the last of my exercise dvd/vhs's. i still have my 2 jilliam micheals shred videos and my real appeal videos. i i will do beginners shred for a december challenge. then in january i will start real appeal. that should take me a few months to get thriough. then i will do 30 day sh... Read more

  • Verdict

    11/26/2019 11:34:41 PM, by BEARSLOVER

    It took till this mornin' for' em ta tell me what was wrong. I'm havin' a COPD flare. I've never had one. And ta be honest I don't want ta have another one. The pain is so bad and it's so hard ta breathe. I thought it was pleurisy. The ER doc thought it might be a PE. I'm so thankful it was t... Read more

  • Thanksgiving Week

    11/26/2019 3:05:35 PM, by CANYON_GAL

    A stranger in the store recommended this brand of cornbread mix...so I finally made it a couple days ago. Next time I will be adding cream corn to the mix to add more corn flavor. I cooked sweet potatoes today for lunch. I have to work on Thanksgiving, so I see no reason to wait for swee... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    11/26/2019 11:22:49 AM, by MOMMY445

    it is a beautiful sunny and mild day here today. my daughter says hello. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! i will be heading for a long walk after lunch today. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Dizzy

    11/26/2019 12:30:59 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4967 Hello Darkness My Old Friend, I stood up too fast again... Does this ever happen to you? Dizziness was rather persistent with me today. Dosage changed with a new med and this is "expected" for a few days. Today was Day 3 and for some reason it was... Read more

  • shopping with nieces

    11/26/2019 12:18:22 AM, by IMREITE

    took 8 and almost 11 year old niece christmas shopping tonight, we are supposed to get a snow storm tomorrow night so we wanted to do it before the stores get to crazy. my dh and i did divide and conquer, we each took 1 of them and helped them pick.the older one wanted clothes and cute stuff, the o... Read more

  • What a Sunday!

    11/25/2019 11:30:47 AM, by BEARSLOVER

    I'm in the hospital till I can breathe without pain. Which is gonna be a few days. I'm hopin' I can get out b4 Thanksgivin'. I'm not cookin' but I want ta be with Jessie and my dog. I miss Ziva so much. I can talk ta Jessie but not Ziva. She always sleeps at my feet. Last night was a bad nigh... Read more

  • it's monday

    11/25/2019 9:56:13 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter and i had a great time with my parents and my sister on saturday. she wants to see the new frozen 2 movie with me. she will let me know when she wants to go an we will go from there. my dad says thanks for all the birthday wishes. he had a great day. i have some grocery shopping to do la... Read more

  • Sunday ~ So Many Ways To...

    11/25/2019 12:06:19 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4966 HAPPY SUNDAY! There are so many things still swirling around in my head ~ thinking about my dad, my family, my life, everything & nothing specific. Browsing in my pics I think I found so many ways to express some of this ~ here's a few... IF I... Read more

  • thankgiving baking done

    11/24/2019 8:07:31 PM, by IMREITE

    i ws going to take my nieces xmas shopping. the past several years, we took my 2 nieces xmas shopping. then we take them to lunch or supper. we were going to take them today. they were sick so we are going to reschedule it. they look forward to it.... Read more

  • Saturday's LATE Blog

    11/24/2019 1:26:08 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ 4965 It's Saturday - well, kinda 211 My Saturday began kinda late... after noon really... and now, even though it's after midnight, so technically it's Sunday now, I'm waiting on my dryer to stop so I can take care of my last load of laundry for the day. I did s... Read more

  • dont want sympathy but dont want the condescention either

    11/24/2019 12:25:24 AM, by IMREITE

    my dh and i dont have kids. we have had issues with infertility and early term miscarriages. we dont talk about it because it is personal and we dont want sympathy. however we would like my relatives to stop acting like condescneding asses about it to us. they have kids but they get antsy when offer... Read more

  • Football Weekend, Again

    11/23/2019 10:23:15 AM, by BEARSLOVER

    I'm not feelin' well so I'm gonna make this short and sweet. Y'all have the best weekend ya can. Be sure to love your family and friends as long as ya can. Cause ya never know who or what will take' em away from ya. This time of year I miss my children so very much. There are liers and ot... Read more

  • Each Day

    11/22/2019 8:18:15 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ 4964 Each day, do something to make this world better. Say hello, smile, give a compliment, pick up trash, help a neighbor, be kind and caring. Have a relaxing weekend. Til next time, 593... Read more

  • Coming Along

    11/22/2019 10:20:29 AM, by PATTYMCGRAW

    I stopped and got a few more Christmas gifts yesterday and food for Thanksgiving. I just don't like crowded stores and long lines, so I really shop all year. I have totes that I keep presents in. The bad thing about that is that my girls know I have them. When they are in a pinch, they ask to ha... Read more

  • Being You

    11/21/2019 11:21:34 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4963 This is all I can do, til next time, 593... Read more

  • eating my annoyace

    11/21/2019 8:14:10 PM, by IMREITE

    i was annoyed with someone last night. i tried ignoring it but it bugged me. i ended up overating at supper. then this morning we had a vender come in and sold homemade peanut butter bar. in the past i ate half of it and saved the rest for the next day. today i ate the whole thing, afterwards i fel... Read more

  • Positive Thinking

    11/21/2019 12:10:31 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4962 If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought! Are you able to not ever think a negative thought? Me neither! I wish I could! I try to stay positive! But it's a challenge, for sure! I'd like to r... Read more

  • reasons to cut back on sugar

    11/20/2019 7:42:51 PM, by IMREITE

    to have more energy help me sleep better to prevent all the damage then can come to your pancreas, kidneys, heart, stomach lower triglycerides help my thyroid loose weight to be more in control of emotions there are more but i can think of them later... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    11/20/2019 5:55:45 PM, by MOMMY445

    i had a great workout at the gym today and i feel good. my daughter says hi. on saturday, it will be my dad's birthday. my daughter and i will be spending the day with him, my mom and my sister. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Favorite Place

    11/19/2019 11:09:04 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4961 Hello Tuesday! It IS Tuesday; but I really choose this pic for the beachy feel it gives me. A good, clean, sandy beach is my favorite place in the world! 298 Of course, in my experience those have only been in California. 246 That's where I grew... Read more

  • What a Day

    11/19/2019 4:52:16 PM, by BEARSLOVER

    Hi, Y'all, Jessie woke me up at the normal time of 9 am this mornin'. I thought it was earlier than it was. I was havin' another nightmare. So I'm very thankful that he woke me up when he did. I don't usually wake up on time. Sometimes I do wake up at 8 but not very often. I finally... Read more

  • 12 Things You Need To Know

    11/19/2019 12:05:09 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4960 5 DAILY REMINDERS 1. I am amazing. 2. I can do anything. 3. Positivity is a choice. 4. I celebrate my individuality. 5. I am prepared to succeed. Followed by... 7 BEST DOCTORS 1. Sunshine 2. Air 3. Exercise 4. Water 5... Read more

  • lights up

    11/18/2019 9:16:14 PM, by IMREITE

    i had today, i put up the outdoor xmas lights. they wont be turned on until after the 1st week of december. but they are up before it gets colder... Read more

  • Gingered Beef, Snow Peas, and Carrots

    11/18/2019 4:10:03 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Is everyone ready for the holidays? I say bring it on! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 3 cloves garlic, minced 1⁄4 cup soy sauce 1⁄4 cup hoisin sauce 3 tablespoons rice vinegar 2 tablespoons packed light-brown sugar 2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger 1 tab... Read more

  • Frozen Cauliflower Pizza

    11/18/2019 3:36:18 PM, by CANYON_GAL

    One of my neighbors that share my community kitchen. He reminded me that we have a long, 13-hour power outtage scheduled for tomorrow. So he wanted to eat the pizza before it happened. He works during graveyard shift and power will be out before he gets off work in the morning. A power... Read more

  • Monday

    11/18/2019 2:55:43 PM, by BEARSLOVER

    It's noon and it's been a busy day already. I had ta take Wade ta get his dog from bein' boarded for the weekend, while they were gone. I help out Karen when I can. She works all day. And can't do these kind of thangs. After that Jessie and I put out some lights out on the patio railin'. ... Read more

  • Happy!

    11/17/2019 11:30:10 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4959 Focus on Happy! Be Happy With What You Have While Working For What You Want HAPPY PEOPLE live minimally, tell the truth, never make excuses, take time to listen, don't hold grudges, speak well of others, choose friends wi... Read more

  • 'Tis the Season...

    11/17/2019 9:06:32 PM, by PATTYMCGRAW

    Time to think about how I would like this season to go. The older I get, the more I wish it was like when I was younger. Kick back and spend time with family and friends.... Read more

  • Spicy Orange Salmon Over Edamame and Corn

    11/17/2019 5:22:58 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, It is a table for two! Take a peek! Spicy Orange Salmon Ingredients~ 2 navel oranges 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 tablespoon mirin 1 tablespoon white wine 1⁄2 teaspoon ground cumin 1⁄4 teaspoon garlic powder 1⁄8 teaspoon ground thyme 2 fresh salmo... Read more

  • Sat and Sunday

    11/17/2019 11:19:49 AM, by BEARSLOVER

    Hi, Y'all, I hope everyone is doin' good. I've had a hard week. It's been really hard bc of havin' that money taken out of our account. I might not be able ta drive till after we get paid, again. They took the money for our plates for the van. I called the bank again and they said that t... Read more

  • warriors won

    11/16/2019 11:44:00 PM, by IMREITE

    we went to a high school football game out of town yesterday. my cousin's son is a high school jr and his team is defending their title. then won so next week they get to play at state. pretty cool that we got to see him and meat the parents of the other players. they are a fun bunch of people... Read more

  • Every Pro Was Once An Amateur

    11/16/2019 11:11:09 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4958 HAPPY SATURDAY! I am still struggling with stuff going on here at home, but I saw this earlier today in the Community Feed. I like the composite of all the photos with this saying: Every PRO was once an AMATEUR. Every EXPERT was once a BEGINNER. ... Read more

  • MAYBE SOME ONE KNOWS

    11/16/2019 6:21:36 PM, by SMIDGON

    I have a question for all you readers. I must admit I don't know very much about Chihuahuas. As I have had Yorkies for some 43yrs.. But, Sadie Mae is maybe 12 - 18 mos. Old. But the Vets agree she is a White Chihuahua. But, we noticed a ltitle sprinkling of light tan hair. Now aft... Read more

  • it's saturday

    11/16/2019 12:09:17 PM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter says hi to everyone. it is a much cooler weather day here today. a relaxing day is in store for me and for my daughter today. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Praying for Survival

    11/15/2019 10:47:36 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4957 TGIF! This Friday is one of those days I'd rather forget. Right now, I can't think of a single good thing that happened all day. 46 My head is throbbing! If I start thinking on any of the many problems that now need to be dealt with, the tears start ... Read more

  • Applesauce Crumb Pie

    11/15/2019 3:20:18 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Applesauce pie you say??? Take a peek! Ingredients~ 2 cups unsweetened applesauce 1 cup light brown sugar 3 tablespoons butter or margarine 1 cup sultana raisins 4 eggs 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon ginger 1/4 teaspoon nutm... Read more

  • traveling

    11/15/2019 1:31:38 PM, by IMREITE

    my cousins son plays in the state playoff game tonight. dh and i are driving there tonight. it is about 3.5 hours away. we are giving my aunt (his grandma) a ride. it should be fun to see some realtives.... Read more

  • it's friday

    11/15/2019 10:36:20 AM, by MOMMY445

    in a while, i am off to spend some time at the national women's show that happens every year. my daughter says hi. she did really well on her midterm report card and she will continue to do so. she enjoys learning so much. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone and a great... Read more

  • Thursday Thoughts

    11/15/2019 1:05:12 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ 4956 Happy Thursday Friends! Don't wait. The time will never be just right. (Napoleon Hill) Ever hear of him? If not, I suppose you can Google him. 211 Regardless of any personal opinion of the man; the thought in this particular quote is ... Read more

  • add more greens or other veggies

    11/14/2019 9:33:33 PM, by IMREITE

    i love bagged salads or bagged lettuces. prewashed, and ready to go. and when on sale they are even better. some come with dressings. i will admit the dressings packs have too much and i dont like wasting it. so i will add extra leafy greens or more veggies. sometimes i also add legumes or another p... Read more

  • Worry-Free Wednesday

    11/14/2019 12:20:13 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4955 WORRY-FREE WEDNESDAY Worry is like a rocking chair: it gives you something to do but it never gets you anywhere. (Erma Bombeck) Certainly true, isn't it? Worry really never helps us. So why do we do it? You don't have to answer. 425 It sn... Read more

  • More from EDR

    11/13/2019 12:23:08 PM, by CANYON_GAL

    Our new time schedule for meals in the employee dining room. I usually wake up during the breakfast times but hardly ever walk down there..its the same darn thing every day, and not all that great. These stuffed peppers were for dinner sometime last week. They were not made with the same... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    11/13/2019 11:44:46 AM, by MOMMY445

    i had a good workout at the gym yesterday and i feel great. my daughter says hi. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a wonderful day, everyone!... Read more

  • Tuesday: November 12th at the EDR

    11/13/2019 2:56:25 AM, by CANYON_GAL

    About 11:38am and a sunny 81 degrees This was my lunch. There was some slim pickings for a gyro but I don't like them 24 Dinner: for some reason I got the crazy idea to put the chili over the pasta...before realizing it had a bit of a kick to it...I am not into spicy food. I sho... Read more