MAGGIE620's Blogs

This life of Mine is NOT going well...HELP!
Wednesday, August 10, 2011      3 comments

OK...this is pure emotion oozing from my heart! I lost my job last week! It's taken this long for me to stop crying and TRY to examine WHAT I am doing wrong? I really liked working with these abused families but must admit, I didn't really "f... Read more
Better Today...Follow-up from Rant yesterday!
Monday, July 25, 2011      1 comments

OK...I'm feeling kind of stupid now. I jumped to the wrong conclusions about thinking my kids knew something they weren't sharing with me. S-O-R-R-Y! My youngest son said he knew nothing of the marriage of my ex until reading my mother's lette... Read more
The NERVE of my own kids!
Sunday, July 24, 2011      6 comments

I come here to write because I have no real friends locally. The people I work with are very nice but also very different, no one I can really get to know as a friend. My two oldest friends are across the country and are involved with their own ... Read more
Is it just me?
Thursday, July 14, 2011      4 comments

Sometimes I get the tiniest bit mad at myself because I think my big heart causes me to be a bit of a Sucker! Here's the latest: I have lived in this apartment complex for almost 3 years now and there is a pretty little calico cat who comes up a... Read more
My father died today...
Thursday, June 30, 2011      17 comments

I just found out from my son that my father has passed away! My son came in from work and asked if I had received a phone call from anyone, when I said no he told me he got an e-mail from my mother that she sent out to their other friends tellin... Read more
The Best Spa in this Area!
Monday, June 06, 2011      0 comments

I have always had a very good imagination and I am going to put it to use, over these next few months. My mind is taking me to a health spa, where I eat what I am given (shopping, fixing and made by myself), exercise daily (starting with the 10m... Read more
The greater Sex?
Sunday, May 29, 2011      1 comments

Well, I started working again after almost 2 yrs. And I'm so pleased that I am able to use my previous nursing skills along with my people skills I've acquired over the past 24 yrs working with sick people. It's a new gig though but very interes... Read more
ATTENTION TO EVERYONE: Our Privacy is being Invaded...
Sunday, May 15, 2011      5 comments

Reading different blogs of my Spark Friends as I was this morning, I discovered through one of those friends that by "googling" ones spark name, your spark page comes up for the entire world to see. Now I don't know if I'm the only one but I tho... Read more
WHY I eat...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011      3 comments

I was watching Oprah (its her last 11 shows now and I'm worried about not having her wisdom to soak up when she is gone) and she did a show last week, her last on weight lose. The subject came up about finding the reasons we overeat. First we ha... Read more
Wednesday, May 04, 2011      5 comments

I am really excited...I FINALLY found and was hired to work part time in a position I believe will be wonderful for me! I retired from nursing after 23 years and have been floundering about, trying to find a part time position that would satisfy... Read more
would 'a, should 'a, could'a...
Sunday, April 24, 2011      6 comments

I am sad today because the 24th of April would have been my 40th wedding anniversary with my kids' Dad but unfortunately, he choose another, many years ago and left me to raise our three children alone. My daughter recently sent me a couple of p... Read more
Mardi Gras, Louisiana Style! (video blog)
Wednesday, April 13, 2011      9 comments

On March 8th, it was just a regualr old Tuesday for everyone around the country but in Louisiana it was Fat Tuesday or Mardi Gras Day! Take a look at my first attempt to share past Carnival Seasons with friends, including my Spark Friends too.... Read more
Wasn't there a Truth in Advertising Law???
Wednesday, April 13, 2011      7 comments

OK...yesterday, I was down most of the day with a bad headache-the throbbing type- and after a good bit of time was spent horizontal in bed, I decided to make a move so got up and took about 20 steps to get horizontal on the couch. I turned on t... Read more
Is there some Universal Check List?
Monday, April 11, 2011      4 comments

(I'm gonna whine just a bit, because it REALLY bugs SOME people). I want to know if there is some kind of gigantic, universal, Godly Check-list? Seems things were going Just fine until I turned 40! Then suddenly, I couldn't see and had to get ... Read more
OK...lets go another route...
Wednesday, April 06, 2011      5 comments

I have been vegetarian now since the end of December and have lost 3 lbs. Oh, com'on! I was pulling my hair out trying to figure out what the heck was going on! I was eating my morning meal at 11am, grapefruit and 1 slice of multi grain toast, t... Read more

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