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Dancing in the sunshine...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019      5 comments

I debated which direction to go with this blog. It is difficult for me to physically dance, but I'm looking for ways to emotionally dance today. I have also started trying to spend at least a few minutes in the sunshine each day for the vitami... Read more
Taking a nap on the side of the road...
Monday, October 01, 2018      6 comments

When our kids were little and we would see an animal laying on the side of the road, we said that they were taking a nap on the side of the road. I realized today that is what I've been doing. I've frequently described life as a journey. ... Read more
Still working on attitude...
Monday, September 17, 2018      8 comments

I've still bein working on my attitude and frustration level. This has been a long process and I have been feeling frustrated with a lack of progress. Today: 63 feet on crutches with Occupational Therapist. 120 feet walking on crutches and l... Read more
Funk - being real but not encouraging.
Tuesday, September 04, 2018      5 comments

You can scroll past...you've been warned... I've been in a funk the last couple of weeks. Short backstory, I was 410 lbs, lost 100+, life happened, regained about 70, and have been in process of losing again with goal of 170. I have difficult... Read more
Sunday, August 26, 2018      5 comments

Ugh! I'm done. Tired, frustrated, trying to breathe... It must be bedtime. Happy dreams.... Read more
Nothing at all
Friday, August 24, 2018      1 comments

If you can't say something nice... Today it may be best if I say nothing at all... https://youtu.be/nGt9jA
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What Is Your Identity Focus?
Sunday, August 19, 2018      4 comments

What do you focus on as your identity? What you focus on is where you will go. I have thought this a lot recently as I read some of the things posted here by SparkPeople. Then this afternoon I was working on the devotionals I send out by emai... Read more
Small Steps
Saturday, August 18, 2018      2 comments

I have been known to grab life and projects intensely. I would go all out. Then crash & burn. But I've learned over time and through a variety of health challenges. I physically can't do what I could before. I even need to find easier ways to... Read more
Realizing & Admitting There Is More Work To Do
Friday, August 17, 2018      4 comments

I've been at this a long time. I've dealt with issues emotional, physical, spiritual, social & financial. I've even helped others along the journey. But no matter how far we go, as long as we are on the journey there are more adventures and m... Read more
Investments & Rewards
Thursday, August 16, 2018      3 comments

Your investment and rewards aren't all in cash. Invest quantity & quality time to reap more quantity & quality time in your life. You are investing quantity for a return of quantity and quality. Enjoy!... Read more
Summer is ending.
Wednesday, August 15, 2018      2 comments

We are enjoying the last overnight of the summer before our granddaughter starts school. It went so fast! Another school year begins... Time for a fresh start again... Enjoy the journey!... Read more
Plant Seeds For The Season
Sunday, August 12, 2018      2 comments

One of my favorite portions of Scripture is the first part of Ecclesiastes chapter 3. There is a time for everything and an order designed by God. When we don’t honor the times and seasons then we bring unnecessary struggles on ourselves. For ex... Read more
Love It or Lose It
Sunday, August 12, 2018      2 comments

Are you busy eating things just because it fits your diet, even though you don't like them? Are you over-busy doing things that don't help you reach your goals, just because someone asked you to or you think you "should" for some reason? Are... Read more
That Illusive Something...
Friday, August 10, 2018      3 comments

Every night this week I have wanted "something" different than usual. That illusive "something" that I haven't had recently and hits just the right spot. Last night it was something citrusy. My husband got me some key lime pie. Usually if I ... Read more
Wednesday, August 08, 2018      2 comments

Since my helper came today to help me get a real shower instead of a sponge bath, I'm feeling better & really grateful for her and her help. So many things I used to do for myself and even for other people. But now I am the one needing help. I... Read more

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