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Saturday, December 27, 2014      6 comments

Yesterday was a lazy day. Yah! Lounged around in the morning mostly, putting away some dishes, etc. from Christmas. Still need to put the table back to its normal state (remove leaves/pads). Went for a long walk with hubby. We were go... Read more
Another Christmas
Friday, December 26, 2014      3 comments

I cannot believe that another Christmas has come and gone. The first without my mother. It was very tough at times but I got through it knowing that she is in a better place now. We hosted dinner for my aunt/uncle and cousin and his family... Read more
Doing Well
Tuesday, December 23, 2014      5 comments

I am doing well this week on all fronts. I've been exercising and watching calories. Also checking things off my list. See The List blog if you want to know. I am on schedule. I had a simple, delicious breakfast this morning. It was sa... Read more
Weekly Recap 12-20-14
Sunday, December 21, 2014      6 comments

I have been struggling with choices and amounts the last few months. When I get in a good groove, it doesn't seem to last long. I know that this time of year is hard with extra temptations so I decided to list all the numbers and see where the p... Read more
The List
Saturday, December 20, 2014      6 comments

The crunch has begun and at the risk of forgetting something in my cluttered head I have developed THE LIST. It is hanging on the fridge. Already I am behind as yes... Read more
Sunday, December 14, 2014      6 comments

Nothing too exciting going on. Lots to do and getting done. Work is crazy and not a lot of down time. I use to have a minute to think on occasion and I could make a list, look something up, go for a little walk, but mostly I sit at my desk ... Read more
Trying Tuesday
Wednesday, December 10, 2014      5 comments

Actually yesterday was fine, it was last night that was trying. I think it happened because others assumed that their presence didn't make a difference, and in the end, it did! Last night I was meeting 3 people that I used to work with. T... Read more
Sunday, December 07, 2014      5 comments

Last week was a busy week, filled with car problems and cable/internet phone problems. Started on Sunday with my car. No problem. I'll get it towed and work from home. Well, that night our internet, cable, and phone went out. No internet, no w... Read more
December Goals and November Recap
Wednesday, December 03, 2014      6 comments

Wow! I cannot believe that it is December already. Where does the time go? I guess it's true that as you get older the time goes faster. ... Read more
Family Times
Sunday, November 30, 2014      4 comments

Thanksgiving was nice. We spent it at my cousin's house with our family and his in-laws. It was nice to see everyone. It was pretty low key with lots of eating. Due to the traffic we drove there a few hours before dinner and then the eating star... Read more
Going Well
Wednesday, November 26, 2014      5 comments

This sums me up lately. I feel good! I realized last weekend, in the midst of all our activities, that my life is good and that all the ups and downs are now minor and wil... Read more
Busy Weekend Ahead
Saturday, November 22, 2014      10 comments

Nothing too exciting to report for the week. I've been on track (mostly) and getting in some good workouts. I was unable to see the trainer this week so he gave me a workout to do. I did it Thursday after work with a coworker. It was nice of ... Read more
Crazy Week - Great Alton Brown Tour Show
Saturday, November 15, 2014      5 comments

Wow. Can't believe it's been a week since my last blog. I guess that it was a crazy week! Sunday I finally got the village packed up and put away. That's a big task. Lots of bending and lifting and the next day my back made it known. Because ... Read more
Quick Update
Saturday, November 08, 2014      8 comments

I have nothing major to report so that's good. emoticon My anxiety seems to be going and I really think I h... Read more
A Fitbit in a Haystack
Tuesday, November 04, 2014      15 comments

For those of us that have Fitbits, you know that they quickly become our best workout friend. They push us to meet goals, keep us moving, and get healthy. Well, imagine if you lose that friend, how lost you feel? How alone? Well my hubby experie... Read more

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