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Humility: He's Not Done With Me Yet
Wednesday, July 30, 2014     

I felt about four years ago that God was leading me to pray for more humility so I did. Wow, you know what "they" say!! Be careful what you pray for. What many lessons the Lord has taught me these last several years. Small lessons such as lo... Read more
Sunday, June 29, 2014     

I was abused as a child by two different male family members. I was able to forgive one only after he had died. The other perpetrator I struggled with forgiving. I was afraid to. Afraid I would let down walls and let him too close or let him... Read more
Honoring Our Men and Women
Monday, May 26, 2014     

Last year we spent Memorial Day with friends and had a barbeque. Afterwards we went to a nearby military cemetery and looked at the headstone markers. We prayed for them and their surviving loved ones. They also had a monument and a wall with... Read more
Thank You!
Wednesday, May 21, 2014     

I have been off line for the past couple of weeks due to computer trouble. I had a blue screen and my daughter tried to fix it but it wasn't fixable. I got estimates to get it fixed and it was almost as much as a new computer. I went ahead an... Read more
FINALLY!! Giving up Diet Soda Once And For All
Wednesday, April 30, 2014     

I have drank diet soda since I was a teen(I'm 54) and my mother had Type II Diabetes. How many of you remember Tab and Fresca? We thought those actually tasted good. Water has never been one of my favorite drinks. I've always been a soda or... Read more
Just Stuff...
Friday, March 28, 2014     

This morning I'm feeling really good mentally, emotionally, spiritually and physically. I usually feel good but today is even better. I like to take advantage of the day and get things done. Things being housework, yardwork, giving my doggies... Read more
Should I share?
Tuesday, March 11, 2014     

I've been debating all day if I wanted to share with everyone but of all places this is the place I can come to and not be judged. I'm having a hard time with life. It's not horrible or anything. I just feel as if a wrench has been thrown in ... Read more
Do You Pass Gas?
Saturday, March 08, 2014     

I couldn't resist this link. It's a quiz so see how you do. Hope it works emoticon Read more
Thursday, March 06, 2014     

It's so late and I can't quite sleep. My oldest daughter is on my mind. She moved back home after college and has been trying to move out since. It's been almost four years. She had a plan and some wrenches got thrown into it so she's had to... Read more
You too??
Friday, February 28, 2014     

I'm feeling good but not motivated at all. I've been doing good one day and blowing it the next. I keep losing and gaining the same 5lbs. Judi asked me today what is holding me back and my answer was that I didn't want to be attractive. No... Read more
Daily Struggles With Food
Saturday, February 08, 2014     

I had been doing really well for a bit then we had an out of town visitor for a couple of days and I used that as an excuse not to eat right, track my food or look out for calories, sodium or carbs. I started that on Wednesday and mostly carrie... Read more
Thursday, January 23, 2014     

If any of you turtles saw my weight gain for this last week. I'm so sorry. But, I am starting over today with new goals in mind. I refuse to give up. I'm worth being healthy and me and God are gonna do it!! I seem to start very well but... Read more
Wednesday, January 22, 2014     

Mama had four wonderful sons who became successful professionals and made a lot of money. One evening the brothers were discussing what kind of gift each could give to their mother. She was elderly and lived several hundred miles away from th... Read more
Biting Binging in the Butt!!
Sunday, December 08, 2013     

When I started with SP I was ready to rule the world. Unfortunately that attitude towards food didn't last long. Although I eat much better than before, I still have problems with my binging. It is my main problem. I do it alone, every day a... Read more
"Grief" Can Cover Many Losses
Wednesday, November 27, 2013     

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender han... Read more

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