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Staycation is over
Sunday, July 12, 2009      2 comments

Well my sort of relaxing week has come to an end. Hubby and boys left on Thursday July 2nd for their annual 4th of July trip to hubby's brother's cabin and wouldn't be returning till the following Wednesday, July 8th. It was nice having t... Read more
My Candy Coated Addiction
Monday, July 06, 2009      3 comments

Ok, I have a confession to make. My name is Jackie and lately I have had an M & M addiction. It started a few weeks ago and I don't even know for sure what triggered it. I have had a lot of stressful things going on in my life over the last ... Read more
I Don't want a Repeat
Sunday, June 28, 2009      1 comments

Wow, what a week! This past week was the first time I wasn't able to do all of my scheduled strength workouts . Between working, a couple of appointments, and kids home during the day, I just ran out of time to fit it all in. I was real... Read more
Happy Father's Day
Sunday, June 21, 2009      1 comments

Today is the 1st Day of Summer. Today is also Father's Day. A day to honor our Dads for the childhood memories, lessons learned and for helping to shape us into the people we are today. Happy Father's Day! ... Read more
Scary Saturday Evening Walk
Wednesday, June 10, 2009      4 comments

Last Saturday evening, hubby and I were walking our dog up our street. About half way up the street, a neighbor's dog had been let out to go to the bathroom. They chain him in the front yard to do that. I have heard stories that this dog is... Read more
My little Rant on Diet Pill Commercials
Sunday, May 31, 2009      4 comments

Just an observation. I work out in the morning and since I need visual stimulation while using the elliptical, I watch TV as opposed to listening to music. At 8 am, it can be a challenge to find something to watch that keeps my interest ... Read more
Memorial Day Reflection
Monday, May 25, 2009      3 comments

Today is a good day to reflect on all the men and women serving in the military and those who have lost their lives doing so. Their ultimate sacrifice kept this country free. It's more than just a day for get togethers, BBQ's, and a day off... Read more
A Little Detour
Tuesday, May 19, 2009      1 comments

It's been a busy week here already and today I missed getting in my strength training . It bothers me a little bit, but I have not been getting a whole lot of sleep the last couple of nights and was feeling a little run down and not as strong... Read more
Enjoy your Day!
Sunday, May 10, 2009      1 comments

Happy Mother's Day! Enjoy your day, you so deserve it! ... Read more
Celebrate You this Mother's Day!
Tuesday, May 05, 2009      1 comments

This Sunday is Mother's Day. It's a special day set aside to recognize our Mom's and all they have done for us. Growing up, I didn't always appreciate what my Mom was trying to teach me to help me grow and be a good person. As a teenag... Read more
Spring is Here
Monday, April 27, 2009      1 comments

I think Spring is officially here. It has been just beautiful here the last couple of days. Although, it's been a little warm and humid, low 80's, we have had a nice breeze to help move the air. This time of year just recharges my batter... Read more
Dad is home from the hospital
Monday, April 20, 2009      3 comments

My Dad was released from the hospital last Wednesday rather unexpectedly, so I made the trip up to visit him last weekend. It was good to see him awake and somewhat alert. He still has a long way to go to be mobile again. He doesn't have a ... Read more
Extra thankful this Easter
Sunday, April 12, 2009      3 comments

It will be 2 weeks tomorrow since my Dad went into the hospital for what was to be an overnight stay. He had been having pain in his leg and he had some blockage due to plaque. They were going to go in and open up his arteries in that area and ... Read more
My heart isn't in it this week to Blog
Tuesday, April 07, 2009      2 comments

I have been struggling with getting my blog done this week. So much has happened since last Monday. My Dad is in the hospital in critical condition and unfortunately my heart isn't in writing it this week. I feel like I am running on empty... Read more
The dreaded Easter Bunny!
Tuesday, March 31, 2009      4 comments

Today was grocery shopping day. And with Easter fast approaching candy is everywhere throughout the store. Since I still have kids at home, I make them Easter baskets even though they are old enough to know there isn't an Easter Bunny. And... Read more

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