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6/18/21 2:43 A

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All kinds of apples. The late-flowering trees were very productive, so had to take up to 4 of the 5 out. Other varieties had been hit by the late cold spell and no thinning out was necessary. No cherries at all this year, and very few peaches. Even the kiwi froze!

The rest of the day yesterday was a non-event. I dozed and took paracetamol. Hopefully, I'll have more energy today as I have a lot to do!

My mum has also been diagnosed with a UTI, but she doesn't take enough fluids. I'll be rining her shortly.

End of the week, let's start planning a party.. We all could do with one!



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6/17/21 1:28 P

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KELPIE57,

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What kind of apples?

Finally, yes have been connected w/ both you and KAYOTIC on FB.

Sounds like you are doing OK after your second dose but good grief what an unfortunate hit. Sorry to hear about that... good grief emoticon Ouch.

Nothing from FB Deck as of yet. But as far as this one goes I am definitely up for relaxing on a float. I have not heard back from my physician yet on my most recent urinalysis but sure that the UTI is not done yet.

Feeling like crap today.

Enough Already

Also, Noom has swallowed up the space on my cell phone and now I am having Fitbit fits. I see you there but it could take a bit to get myself up and running again on my Fitbit, sigh...

The not so techy, Hobbes



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Hobbes, fingers crossed we manage to "meet" on the deck on Facebook. Hope they get the UTI under control. I get them a lot, and also the non-infection type, which is really a nuisance.

2nd jab yesterday. The doc hit a blood vessel so a bit messy. And today huge bruise and feeling very blerch!

Helped Jacques thin out the apples today, and think I have used up my energy.

I do need to tidy my space/craft room as we need it this weekend.

So I'm off to do that now.

HOWEVER, here on the deck, I'm going to head back to the waterfall for a nice splash and swim. Anyone care to join me? A water battle? Or just a floating relaxation?

See you there later!



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KAYOTIC,

I have shared my email with KELPIE & she can share it with you if you’d like or think that might be helpful.

Thank you,

Yes, having a more serious UTI has been an odd surprise but explains a few things. I have been asymptomatic but really unexplainably exhausted. That was the reason I initially had labs done in the first place that revealed my ridiculously high cholesterol.

Anyhow... I just hate feeling
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6/16/21 9:43 A

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I'll be on the lookout for the FB link, since Kelpie and I are already linked up, we should be able to work this out!

Hobbes, I'm glad Noom is working for you! That's really great, and yes, you are worth the 99 cents a day! Glad you got to see the creek too!

Kelpie, I would have the same issue were I logging food...We eat mostly from scratch, so the scanner doesn't work, but then my phone also doesn't seem to be able to scan things like others do, I've tried with those Q codes and it's never worked!

Hope you all have a great Wednesday!

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Hobbes, I'm glad you've found something that works for you. Keep us in the loop. Scanning wouldn't be a great help for me, as we eat so much from scratch. What I liked in Spark was that I could put in a recipe, and get the calories from that. Time-consuming, yes, however, we tend to eat the same thing, so once it was in the system, it was fine. One thing I had noticed was that the allowance on Fitbit is less than on Sparkpeople.

And you'll get those figures under control. emoticon

UTI's ouch! emoticon

Can you PM me your email address, that way I can add you on Fitbit, and maybe get to Facebook from there. I'll do the same and you can try it on your end.

I'm about to head out for a walk before it gets too hot, and then 2nd jab this evening. My first knocked me, and my routines, out, so hoping this one won't be so hard on my body.

Cold drinks down by the waterfall, and I've put the blow-up mattresses out if anyone else fancies a bit of a float.

Catch you later .



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Yes, KELPIE,

I could NOT add you either, weird.

FB would not even provide me an option to add you as a friend.

My son is home from college for the Summer now & I am able to go on walks again now tha he is here to look in on my Dad.



It was good to see the creek again emoticon

It has been interesting reading about the goal trackers that people have been coming up with to investigate. I will hang back & let other Sparkers do the work for me while I try Noom for the next few months. The default billing option for Noom I have discovered is actually even double what I had anticipated and is $149 every 5 months, which works out to be $29.80 per month. That worried me at first, but then I got to thinking is not my health is definitely worth the 99 cents per day?

Noom tracks ones movement with an embedded pedometer on their phone, but you can also use other things like FitBit and Garmin etc... I REALLY like the food tracker, it is very accessible, fast, easy and the APP has a way to scan food using a built in barcode scanner. For now Noom has eliminated my need to use my Fitbit and has exponentially cut down on the time it takes to log what I eat. SparkPeople is exhaustive in its tracking system. I loved it for years and found it helpful, but now I want and need something different. So far, I am having good luck. I'll let you know as things roll out further.

I am not opposed to trying Spark360 once things get worked out but just feel after my scary, eye-opening lab report on my cholesterol like I need something stable, immediate, and life-altering right now to work on. Sparkpeople was not doing this for me. I had got caught in the rut of not being honest with myself and frustrated with the amount of time it took to log things in.

I jogged again tonight in ICELAND on my treadmill. I stopped doing this for a few weeks due to a pretty severe UTI infection and exhaustion from it. Tomorrow I go to Radiology to have some testing done early AM. Let you know what happens after. Not looking forward to that. Nothing to eat after Midnight tonight kind of thing.

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6/14/21 3:28 A

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I haven't been able to add you, Hobbes, hopefully, Kay can. And then we can join up on Fitbit too.

Yes, I'm on Fitbit, and yes, we're friends Kay. You always beat me with the number of steps!

Fingers crossed we can do this.




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KAYOTIC,

That so good to hear about Mauima, have thought about her on & off for a long time. I believe that this is the team I have been with the longest since I joined SPARKING many, many, many, many years ago. . . LOL

Thank you,
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I had a hard time adding KELPIE as a FB friend for some reason.

I am sending you both my FB contact info link privately under a little
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Perhaps I will have better luck that way?

I also use Fitbit emoticon
As far as joining another so called diet APP I began trying a Noom trial membership the week before the SparkPeople announcement arrived & inspired by my own personal health scare after getting back my lab work. I am surprisingly finding quite a bit of success using it. I am going to stick with it as I am finding the psychology of it helpful to me.





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Yes, I'm Kay Matthys on FB. I think either one of us should be able to add you to the group there! If not, we should be able to get Mauima to do it. She started that group, and there are a community of former Sparkers OP there. You would fit right in Hobbes!

Kelpie, are we friends on Fitbit? I think we are, but I don't see my friends on my dashboard anymore...not sure why?

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Thank you, KELPIE57

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So glad you got a vacation!

You can find me on Facebook, karenjgdferguson, Kay is there too. And then we can work out how to add you to the group!



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I do not want to lose my Outdoor People Friends after all these years. I am not a member of the deck team on FB. How do I do that.

I just came home from the most marvelous vacation BTW .... I have sooooooo Much needed a vacation from caregiving my Dad and FINALLY got one.

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6/11/21 12:53 A

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I popped a message on the Facebook deck post. Got a reaction from old friends. So silver lining and all that. Another thought is Fitbit. You can have private groups there too. Well find a way



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6/10/21 1:39 P

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I am bereft. Kay, yes please lets find an alternative if at all possible. But I just cant for the moment see anything that might replace the bigger site. But lets find a way to keep OP and the deck going



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Yeah, I know you all have probably been working through some emotions regarding SparkPeople going away. I'm going to try out the new site, but so far it looks pretty bare compared to the riches of this site we all have contributed too over these many years!

And knowing that our teams will be gone...it's a real bummer.

I don't know how many of you that are active on this thread lately are on the "deck" team on facebook, I think Kelpie? I don't know about anyone else. LMK if you want to take a look, I think we can get you added? I will miss the interactions here, it's been a big part of my life for so many years!

At least we have some time to figure out how to stay connected if that's what we want, and to plan for a replacement as needed!

Stay strong deckkies!

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6/5/21 10:34 A

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Yeah, the snow is a thing of the past these days, (except up high, I guess, Larry saw some yesterday on his bike ride up near Mt Rose) so I'm hiking and occasionally biking.

No more owls, I guess they flew the coop?

We are cooling down next week, and not quite so hot this weekend? I'll take it!

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Wow Kay seems like you were just skiing & now in the 90s

Lets chill by the waterfall this weekend!

Rainy here....finally! We need it

Pura vida!

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Thanks you guys, I feel pretty sore from my 1/2 Murph, but glad I did it! I think I beat my last time as well...

Happy Friday! Any weekend outdoor plans? We are in the 90's here, so must sunscreen up and bring plenty of emoticon for our outdoor adventures!

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Wow Kay! You are a bad ass!

Thanks Hobbes! Son is here for a week which is great...rest of the summer still tbd

Hope yall are having a great week!

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KAYOTIC, wow, you certainly kick a.. emoticon

MAYMAY, must feel good to get out there after being so limited due to COVID. I hope you get your wish and that your son moves home a couple of months to hang out with the folks.

Happy Tuesday,

Hobbes AKA, Jane

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Sounds like a nice trip, Maymay! Hope your wish comes true and you get to enjoy a few months with your son at home!

I'm just back from "Murph", a memorial CrossFit workout we do on Memorial day. It's a mile run, 100 pullups, 200 pushups and 300 air squats followed by another mile run, and if you are really bad-ass you do it in a weighted vest. I did half-Murph, so not bad ass! But I think my push-up training helped!

Hope you all are enjoying this long weekend, if you have one!

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Good morning!

Just returning from the longest trip we've taken since 2016...spent a week in Virginia - first Charlottesville for son's college graduation then DC checking out the housing market for him. He starts work June 7 but will be virtual for 12 weeks. Only thing certain at this point is he has to be out of Cville apartment on July 6. I'm hoping he'll put his belongings in storage and come home for July and August! We'll see.

Enjoy your Saturday!

Pura vida!
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Hope it goes well!

I need to remember my May goal was about balance, I may need to push that into June as well!

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I am inspired & did my
first fast today...
trying it on for size.

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Well, you have to put it up quickly! I'll be making ratatouille today and fasting...it goes with the territory, I suppose! Staying hydrated helps!

I only saw one of the owlets yesterday, I hope the other one is OK, it was looking a bit sluggish last time I saw it, but then I think owls sleep during the day...

Enjoy the day, get outside if you can! emoticon

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So, KAYOTIC

How in the world do you cook such a delectable sounding thing such as your cauliflower taco casserole and fast?

I COULD not, WOULD not....


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Bon Voyage! emoticon and safe travels, Kelpie!

emoticon Hobbes, hope everything is going well in your basement oasis! emoticon emoticon

We had a rainy weekend followed by a couple of nice days followed by wind and cold! Even some snow in the hills (none down here that I have seen).

I walked over to the stream and peeked in on the baby owlets, they are growing fast, but so cute!

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Have a GREAT time KELPIE...

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...

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5/20/21 12:39 A

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Fly by. Packing to have a weekend away. First trip apart from to the old family home, since September. Will try and catch up asap.

Coffee by the fire



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I found apricots at Trader Joes yesterday, surprised and delighted! emoticon Thanks for the strawberries! emoticon (I'm not sure why this one looks sad!)

I was able to find the owls on my walk yesterday, so that was exciting!

I also made a really tasty chicken dish from my Whole30 cookbook, the sauce was coconut milk and cashew butter and served over zucchini "noodles", which, if I'm being totally honest were more trouble than they were worth, and next time I'll probably just pass the zucchini through the salad shooter!

Today I'm making a cauliflower taco casserole and a sheet pan dinner with onions, peppers, gnocchi and chicken sausages. It's also a fasting day so I don't want to wait too long or I'll be too hungry to resist!



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Hey Hobbes...thumbs much better thank you but still sore so extending meds through the weekend & will let doc look at it on Monday

Hopefully by then emoticon

Have a great weekend everyone!



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MayMay, how’s the thumb?

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Thanx, KAYOTIC

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'tis strawberry season here!

leaving some on deck

should have peaches this weekend!

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So many teachers! I do teach my folks at work, and we've been taking on students in the department too, you learn so much when you teach someone! My sister is a principal, and my dad was a teacher after he retired from the Air Force!

Maymay, glad your thumb is improving! Scary!

Hobbes, emoticon for being a teacher as well! I'm sure you have appreciative students too! And glad to hear you are enjoying your treadmill! emoticon That's great!

We visited my mom on Mother's day, the first time down that way in over a year! We last visited the family at Christmas 2019, it just seems so long ago!



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Yikes Hobbes that is scary. I'm taking it very seriously...thumb's still getting a little better each day but not back to normal yet...4 1/2 days of antibiotics to go.

Happy belated Mother's Day everyone!

I had a wonderful day with my mom and husband and a sweet phone conversation with my son.

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Oh, MAYMAY,

So glad to hear you are going to the doctor ASAP. My Auntie waited after getting pricked by something she was working on it her yard and oddly it developed into septicaemia. emoticon

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Happy Saturday deckies!

Some frustrating news here - too much gardening has given me a swollen thumb emoticon emoticon

I headed to the doc Wednesday when it began to swell...hopefully I got the antibiotics started soon enough that nothing else will be needed. It's a bit better today...fingers crossed that it will be "all better" in a week.

I want a green thumb not a large thumb! emoticon Guess I need to invest in heavier gloves - sometimes thorns stick me through the ones I've been wearing.

Well I know where I'll be tonight - soaking in the hot tub tonight trying to shrivel the swelling. Hope you can join!

Enjoy the weekend!

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Yes let's celebrate all you teachers - Kelpie, Hobbes and you as well Kay - I think you are constantly teaching new interns/employees in your department!

Teacher appreciation, BMI celebration and Cinco de Mayo party on deck!

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KAYOTIC, good for you for finishing your taxes... I am still working on ours.

That must feel so gratifying to have heard from a student from your European Business Law class in such a way KELPIE.

I too am a teacher and the week long appreciation was just over the top within the community where I taught.

This is my first time to not work since just after my son was born and he’s now almost 23. Something in me says that I may never go back to teaching after my Dad passes. It is a strange feeling.

My hat is off to all teachers, instructional assistants, specialists, administrators, & anyone that is working to make a school run during this unprecedentedly difficult time.

Thank You... Thank You...

thanx to KELPIE57 and congratulations on your BMI congratulations 🎊 woo hoo

It is predicted to be 80, the hottest it has been this Spring in Oregon. I am concerned for the potentiality of wild fires again this year. My friend in Texas just experienced golf ball sized hail. Such weird & harsh times.

I am beginning to LOVE my treadmill emoticon By the way.

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Thanks for the appreciation Kay! Nope, it doesn't happen here....well, not a week anyway. We sometimes get it other ways. here's one that meant a lot to me. This is from a young man who has just finished law school, and shared it on Facebook. I congratulated him and he replied "Thank you Professor! I hope you're well. European Business Law, the class you taught at Lyon 3, was my first law class and turned out to be my favourite course in university." That means a lot as you can imagine.

I know what you mean about forgetting to hit the start on the Fitbit. I've done that a few times too. emoticon

I'm in a bit of a celebratory mood. I hit a healthy BMI this morning for the first time in years. So I'm bringing some virtual champagne to the deck, and music, and we're going to have a party! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon Dancing counts as movement, even my old lady moves! This emoticon rather than this emoticon emoticon



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Finished the taxes! It took a bit of wrangling with the software, as my computer was getting fussy with the updates...but I managed!

Larry and I went to the gym, I did some yoga, forgot to hit start on my fitbit... emoticon but it's the doing that matters, not the tracking! At least that's what I tell myself when I haven't tracked correctly!

It's nurses week at the hospital, also teacher appreciation week!

Kelpie, is that a thing where you are? If not, I will send my appreciation for your vocation regardless!

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KAYOTIC,

I will take a peek of your blog. Awe... baby owlets are sooooo cute.

Good luck with your taxes, me too... grrrrrrrr

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Happy Sunday!

I posted a new blog with some pics from my walk yesterday, we have baby owls down by the creek. I couldn't get a great picture, but I think you can tell what they are.

I still need to prune here, but it's been a bit blustery...and I still need to get my tax numbers in! Just trying to get turbotax to cooperate!

Have a great rest of the weekend OP!

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MAYMAY,

Did you get all of your pruning done yet?

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KELPIE,

The fire and coffee were wonderful thanx, and the HOT TUB ... oh my... I Wish.

Breakfast this morning



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