9/1 Beginning a new month...
Monday, September 01, 2008      1 comments

Just working... Praying... Loving... Enjoying... Stopping the procrastination. OB and eye dr.s this month. New exercise program started last week. New fiscal year begins. New chance to do well at work. Blessing all of those aro... Read more
God's Is In Control!
Sunday, August 10, 2008      4 comments

What is my purpose? What on earth am I here for? God knows! My temptation is to take control. My emotions have been particularly out of control lately. My friend Kim is dying of colon cancer. My mother has been diagnosed with an autoimmune,... Read more
Life is but a mist...
Saturday, July 19, 2008      2 comments

When we are faced with harrowing circumstances, life is brought into sharp focus. A dear friend had surgery on Monday for colon cancer. She came through the surgery well, and may be going home today or tomorrow. However, chemo will used -- she h... Read more
Too Blessed to be Stressed
Monday, June 16, 2008      0 comments

emoticon my crown -- I will lay down at the feet of Jesus! I am feeling so blessed right now that my heart i... Read more
Happy Father's Day!
Sunday, June 15, 2008      0 comments

Okay -- I've told a few people this but, it's true and I'm going to come through this in a positive way. My DH, and DD are both out-of-town and for 3 days I'm "home alone". You may say "big deal". I say Lord help me to stay strong and not e... Read more
Today is the first day of the rest of my life...
Saturday, May 31, 2008      2 comments

Okay so it's not original. Today I will: Surrender - give it up. You can't win if you don't play. I'm tired of playing. Giving up negativity. Abstaining. Giving up on perfectionism, and delay tactics. Father God, You ar... Read more
Living in the Center: BALANCE
Monday, May 26, 2008      0 comments

I want to live in the center. I am tired of the yo-yo, the teeter-totter BALANCE 1: an instrument for weighing: as a: a beam that is [supported freely in the center] 2: a means of judging or deciding [faith] 3: [stability] produ... Read more
Black Friday/Saturday
Sunday, May 25, 2008      0 comments

Mistakes earlier in the week had me feeling down, and dejected on Friday evening. I sought out a meeting, and whined there. (So sorry fellow OAs). Saturday I started out feeling sorry for poor me. I decided to do the first right thing. I ma... Read more
5/17/08 Memories of Super Saturday!
Sunday, May 25, 2008      0 comments

Recovery - The Jewel of Spring! . encouragement to take 12 steps into the subject of myself (and my relationship with God . abstinance from negative thinking!!! (what a gem!) . "No" is a complete sentence. . B A L A N C E : The Center is... Read more
Super Saturday!
Saturday, May 17, 2008      0 comments

No really, my first OA Super Saturday!!! I will write more later... I wrote lots in this blog and then lost it! (darn cyber thieves). Love to all "God is good, all the time; He put a song of praise in this heart of mine"!!... Read more
Happy Mother's Day
Saturday, May 10, 2008      1 comments

I want to send a Happy Mother's Day prayer to all of you who have children, and to all of you who are caregivers. The best gift that I can give to my Mom, and my kids on Mother's Day is a happy and healthy me! I had a great day today h... Read more
Many successes this week...
Saturday, April 12, 2008      2 comments

My first weigh-in -18.5 pounds!!! (I was actually disappointed at this, I thought it would be more) My first OA meeting last night. It was great! God is showing me that His way is the best. I have missed walking since Monday -- T... Read more
Awaiting my first weigh-in...
Sunday, April 06, 2008      1 comments

I'm excited, and scared. I have my first weigh-in on Tuesday. I'm really excited about the thought of a huge loss. But I'm also scared of the trap, great loss -- let's cheat. I want to push past this idea. I'm happy with the walking that I'... Read more
New Beginning
Tuesday, April 01, 2008      1 comments

Okay, new beginning. Last week started new weight loss program. I'm doing well. I am not at all hungry. Two days into doing the program at work, it seems to be working. It takes some planning, but I'm worth it. Gotta go, starting a ne... Read more