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Thursday, March 18, 2010

I'm so energized right now. I believe I have fully shed the respiratory infection that messed w/me and my exercise program; and now I'm back on track. Hoo-rah!

It's a BEAUTIFUL, sunny day that is supposed to get into the upper 60's. emoticon Spring IS on its way. I'm not naive enuf to think we won't get cold temps (and maybe even snow) again until December, but I'm lovin' what we have now!

Just got home from cleaning at the animal shelter. Good exercise, and I have a great time w/the kitties. Now it's time to clean house. Boy! I will have burned lots of calories by the time I get done.

Tonight is knitting/crochet group, and I'm looking forward to seeing everyone. I've been busy these past days w/crocheting fetal demise pouches; and have completed 6-7 in the past 7 days. I'm really on a roll. My dau's hospital will be well-supplied by the time I finish......well, by the time my friend and I finish. She's even more prolific than I am, so I expect to get a bunch from her tonight. Still have to buy the flannel to go w/the pouches and thread ribbon thru them.

Happy Sparking today!

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IUHRYTR 3/18/2010 11:58AM

    Continued thanks for helping care for our animal babies. Glad you're feeling better. -- Lou

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A new day

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

I did do slightly better yesterday w/fats, etc, but nothing to really brag about. BUT, 'baby steps' count. Did even better today w/nutrition.

We were out of town for a few days, and eating out can KILL me if I'm not hyper-vigilent. I'm home again (and glad for it), and now that I seem to have completely lost the respiratory infection that plagued me for so long, I am planning to resume serious exercise tomorrow. I won't go all out all at once - I'm too smart (and lazy) for that, but tomorrow is the resumption of Nancy exercise! I'm looking forward to it.

We went to Dayton, OH to the Nat'l Museum of the US Air Force. Fantastic place! For all the time we spent there, we still didn't see everything, so plan to go back again one day. It's only a day's drive - easy peasy.

Darby (our Staffordshire Bull Terrier, aka pit bull) was happy to see us. She had a good stay at the pet resort, and the folks there just love her, too.

We're looking at RV's - trying to decide 1st of all if we want to go that route. It would be easier to take Darby w/us, and would also give the room to take our grandsons occasionally. But we're just scratching the surface of 'yes, no'. Not interested in towing anything, although a 5th wheel isn't entirely out of the question. Probably a Class C or B+ (for those of you who know the difference). Don't want the huge-ness of a class A, either. emoticon

Hope you all have a great night's rest and a wonderful tomorrow.

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IUHRYTR 3/17/2010 8:18PM

    Sounds like a fun vacation day for you and Darby. it's good to get away sometimes, isn't it? - Lou

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Monday, March 15, 2010

Thought I was doing not too badly w/nutrition today, but after I'd tracked it all, well, let's just leave the details a secret between me and my body; but suffice it to say that I really blew it with fats. sigh.

Ok, Nancy, it's just one day. Tomorrow WILL be better. emoticon

Spent a nice day w/DH - just the two of us spending time together. I'm glad we're both retired.

G'Night, all

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ZZYYGGY 3/15/2010 8:56PM

    Tomorrow is another day. good luck.

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IUHRYTR 3/15/2010 8:26PM

    Ah, but tomorrow is a new beginning, isn't it? -- Lou

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Trying to enjoy the showers

Friday, March 12, 2010

We had several BEAUTIFUL sunny days, and now it's rainy - and is to be so for the next few days. God is sending us gentle rain, which is good because even w/that, there are flood warnings out thru tomorrow.

I'm grateful that God sends the rain as well as the sunny days. We use so much water (as Americans) that the water tables need to be re-supplied. emoticon

Have a wonderful weekend. God bless you all.

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IUHRYTR 3/12/2010 7:56PM

    In Central FL we've also had a couple of drizzly days. Sure makes the grass and bushes green, doesn't it? And, good sleeping weather. :) -- Lou

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Sunny Thursday

Thursday, March 11, 2010

It IS sunny right now, but showers are to move in before the night is over. : ( I've gotten spoiled by all the sunny, WARM days we've been having. It's supposed to be shower-y or rain for each of the next 4 days or so. Oh well, the ground water tables need to be filled so we don't have to ration water later in the year.

Have a great, Sparking day!


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