DDOORN   223,971
SparkPoints
100,000 or more SparkPoints
 
 
DDOORN's Recent Blog Entries

3 Grands in a Row...!

Monday, February 23, 2009

Grinding out the grands...not feeling very inspired these days...just ITCHING for spring and biking...! But it feels good to keep that cardio streak going since Jan. 6th...woo hoo!

Don

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JIBBIE49 2/25/2009 11:55PM

    Hey, I'd get them to do some LIPOSUCTION if you have LOVE-HANDLES you like removed, while you are in that surgery. emoticon

I had a friend, who had a gallbladder surgery and didn't want a big scar, so she had a tattoo artist come in and do a line of roses tat for her, over the incision, while she was still under the anesthetic and he did it all in an hour. It was REALLY a love big tat. She said "Hey, it would have taken hours for him to do that otherwise, so I got it all done at once." She had it done in Tennessee, so the doctor was flexible.

Report Inappropriate Comment


Park Closed: No Cross Country Skiing...grrr!

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Had hoped to go back for more "punishment" today (lol!) but the darned course was "closed due to unsafe conditions" whatever that meant...there seemed to be enough snow around...was FRUSTRATED as I hope to get back for a little more before the season is over! Perhaps tomorrow...? (crossing fingers...)

So now at this late hour after running errands, seeing a movie, it's time to head up to the 'mill. This winter of too few cardio options is wearing on too, too long!

C'mon SPRING! My bicycle is getting itchy to hit the roads! :-)

Don

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JIBBIE49 2/25/2009 11:50PM

    emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment


SparkStore Order Arrives!

Friday, February 20, 2009

I got my first SparkStore order today...woo hoo!

Got the red stainless steel water bottle and tangerine and blue SP T-shirts. Can you tell I'm into COLOR or WHAT?!?!

Looking forward to warmer weather so I can wear them about and SPREAD THE SPARK! :-)

Don

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JIBBIE49 2/22/2009 12:45AM

    emoticon We want to see a picture!

Report Inappropriate Comment
TBAXTERLMT 2/21/2009 6:45AM

    That's great! I may have to visit the store at some point and order some things too!

Report Inappropriate Comment


Change Of Plans...

Thursday, February 19, 2009

We had planned to head out to MI to visit our son over an extended weekend, however...there is so much snow around we got skittish about braving the 12 hour journey each way and canceled the trip.

Instead, I'm STILL going to take the time off...but play HOOKEY and stick around home, taking care of little things, "coasting" a bit...hoping the weather gods will deliver a good cross country skiing day so I can head back for more punishment...lol!

Had a great treadmill session today, lots of hands-free...even doing some upper body stuff while walking...circling my arms, criss-crossing them, clapping them in front then swinging them back and clapping them behind me...kind of fun stuff to do when the treadmill program is going slower. Still using the treadmill programs which vary speed and incline during my longer sessions.

Keeping my cardio streak going...YEAH! :-)

Hope everyone's SPARKING out there!

Don

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JIBBIE49 2/22/2009 12:58AM

    emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment


Streak Shut Down...? Not So Fast There...!

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Thx everyone for the well wishes...am bouncing back, simply REFUSE to allow my cardio streak to be broken just yet! Got on my 'mill last night and again this morning. Not pushing my luck with a lengthy session, just my minimum of 35 mins.

Not sure if / when anything will need to be done re: gall bladder...depends on how much it kicks up a fuss I suppose. One advantage to holding off on my hernia surgery is that I would think I could now get a TWO-fer deal: going under the knife for BOTH gall bladder removal and hernia repair. And as much as I cringe at the thought, perhaps toss in the removal of some of this excess flabby skin...? Not sure if I can *do* that yet...we'll see.

Keep on SPARKING out there everyone!

Don

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JIBBIE49 2/22/2009 12:59AM

    Get them to take out your appendix while they are in there. emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
LADYWEZ 2/19/2009 5:51PM

    Be careful don't over do.

Report Inappropriate Comment


First Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 Last Page