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Ten Things I Liked about my Day

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Top Ten I liked and am thankful for today:

1. I liked snuggling with dh this morning! emoticon

2. I liked having quiet time with the Lord! emoticon emoticon emoticon


3. I liked spending time running errands with my DH. He also took me out to lunch! : ) emoticon

4. I liked walking 45 minutes with my DD1! emoticon

5. I liked watching butterflies! emoticon emoticon

6. I liked completing my Daily Challenge - today = writing for 10 minutes! emoticon


7. I liked having some time on Spark People - I am thankful for my friends! emoticon

8. I like that today is the first day of Fall! emoticon Happy Falll!!!

9. I liked borrowing 2 new Cd's from the library - can't wait to hear them! emoticon

10. I liked how my DD2 was very mature with a sticky situation! emoticon

Now it's YOUR turn - give me YOUR top ten or five......OK, you have to have at least one !!!!

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LORRAINE10141 9/30/2012 8:53PM

    Wow, this blog would make an emoticon thread.

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BOBBIENORTHERN1 9/26/2012 3:19PM

  1. Being loved by Love Himself.

2. Knowing His grace and love gives me everything that I will ever have need of spirit, soul and body.

3. Being able to forgive all offenses and hurt feelings as quickly as possible because He lives in me.

4. His Holy Spirit lives in me all the time and has sealed me unto the day of the catching away and the ingathering of His body and to be with Him forever more.

5. His Word of God that was made flesh and dwelt upon this earth and His name is Jesus..

6. His special divine appointments with unique people and situations and circumstances that breath life and love into all.

7. His revelations of His unsurpassing love and grace and truth and what it means to be the righteousness of Father God Himself because of Jesus and His precious shed blood and His cross and His resurrection.

8. Being able to say "oh death where is thy sting, oh grave where is your victory?"

9. Giving me a soft, pliable and teachable heart.

10. Enabling me to remain white hot passionate in love with Him because of His deep, abiding and all consuming love of me.

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1FAVOREDLADY 9/24/2012 6:37PM

    1 Yes , He is the same yesterday, today and forever ! I like it !

2 Washing my can opener and toaster! I like them! Ha

3Having and joking around with my DH and DD ! I LOVE them!

4 Meditating on good up lifting thoughts ! I like that!

5 Washing, checking, shining dry, apples then putting in fridge! I liked it!

6 Having one of those apples to eat! MMMM I liked it!

7OH,OH, I almost forgot. That nice cup of coffee as I first opened my eyes! Liked it!

8 Fact that our coffeepot has awesome way of putting that coffee out on time! Like!

9 Water to drink anytime I am thirsty! I like it!

10 My Father God is there anytime I want or need to speak to him and He speaks back to me through the Power of His Word ! I love it!

Thank you I needed this! God bless you! 10 x more! Ha!! hug


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KATVHALE 9/24/2012 10:26AM

  1. Waking up in my own bed this morning after a long weekend in south Florida.
2. Being able to open all my doors and windows because it is 76 and sunny here!
3. Listening to the birds singing in the trees in my backyard.
4. Enjoying the quiet of the house as I am alone right now.
5. Feeling blessed and loved by my Heavenly Father.
6. Having happy memories of my brother who recently passed away.
7. Looking forward to breakfast as I have not eaten yet.
8. Getting ready to dive into the Gospel of Matthew for Life Group homework.
9. Looking forward to calling my BFF whom I haven't spoken to for a few days.
10. Happy that two of my 20 Orchids are blooming and are beautiful!

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YATMAMA 9/24/2012 10:23AM

    Just reading through a few of these posts blessed me so much. What a GREAT blog idea! Since I did not make it to the computer yesterday, I'm a day late, but yesterday, I was so thankful for:

1. Being over my cold and able to attend church.
2. A wonderful worship service.
3. Peace in the midst of the storm of my sister in law's diagnosis of lung cancer.
4. A church body that embraces our families in times of need and provides practical help.
5. The great blessing of being able to provide food and comfort to a grieving family in our church (39 year old mother who left two teenage daughters).
6. My husband's faithfulness to provide for our family as he out at sea.
7. A trustworthy vehicle to transport us and those without a vehicle.
8. My healthy children and grandchildren who bless me with each visit, call, email, and text.
9. Continued opportunities to work from home.
10. The best friends a girl could ever hope to have.

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ENILLA 9/24/2012 9:26AM

    My top ten things from Saturday:

1.) Not having to wake to an alarm emoticon
2.) Snuggling in bed with my Kindle to finish a good book emoticon
3.) The crisp fall weather emoticon
4.) Going for a run emoticon
5.) Putting on my favorite hoodie to discover it is now WAY TOO BIG! emoticon
6.) Enjoying lunch with good friends emoticon
7.) Finding excellent deals when shopping emoticon
8.) Spa day (enough said!) emoticon
9.) Quiet time relaxing at home emoticon
10.) Feeling God's Love and Presence in all that I do!!! emoticon

This was a great blog! Thanks for telling me about it.

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TUBLADY 9/23/2012 9:34PM

    My 10 Things I liked about my day.
1. Waking up in my own home, in a warm bed..
2. Cuddly greeting and , dog kisses from Titan.
3. Being able to stretch and jump out of bed.
4. Going for a 2 mile walk, with Titan
5. The lovely Fall day here in Salem, Or.
6. Relaxing and watching the Fed X golf tournament.
7. Cooking a nice meal for friends.
8. Laughing and playing games with my friends.
9. Spending time on Spark with Spark friends.
10. Thanking God for all he has blessed me with.
.I feel very blessed to be living the life I have.
Be strong, stay positive.
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PURPLE180 9/23/2012 7:42PM

    Top ten things for today:
1. Being blessed to wake this morning and enjoy another day.
2. Being blessed with my wonderful family.
3. Having all of my needs and most of my wants.
4. Being able to help others.
5. My Fantastic SparkFamily.
6. A will to continue on even when I don't feel like it.
7. Family time
8. Enjoying football with my husband and son.
9. Holding my precious baby girl and watching her while she naps.
10. Talking to my mother on the phone.


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NEVERORNOW 9/23/2012 6:14PM

    10 good things about my Saturday:

1. Got my haircut, something I'd been putting off too long.
2. Went mall-walking with my hubby.
3. Had a nice lunch with DH at a new (to us) restaurant.
4. Took an afternoon nap, which I very rarely do.
5. Stayed within my calorie range for the day.
6. Picked up some yummy lo-cal snacks at Walmart.
7. Had a sweet letter in the mail from one of the Compassion kids DH and I sponsor.
8. Ran into a friend I hadn't seen for a few months, and she was "wowed" at the change in me and the weight loss.
9. Relaxed in the evening and watched tv with the kitty curled up on my lap purring. :)
10. A rainy day to start with but then the sun came out - a perfect 1st day of fall.

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CARRIEANNE1027 9/23/2012 5:59PM

    1. Walking in the cool quiet of the early morning and in the evening.

2. My quiet time talking with God.

3. Watching my cats and dog chase each other around the house.

4. Buying Perdue chicken at 40% off!

5. Having a nice salad for lunch and fresh asparagus for dinner!

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CIERAPOET 9/23/2012 5:07PM

    Hello Christine! Thanks This Is A Great Exercise! emoticon

My Top 10 For Yesterday:
1.The Heart God Gave Me For Prayer For Others Especially On Yesterday!
2. Meditating In Revelation And Pondering The Things To Come.
3. Eating My Healthy Breakfast Of Oatmeal w/raisins,sunflower seeds,walnuts and almond milk.
4. Getting my dance cardio completed as planned. I had some fun!
5. Total Body strength workout with band using a Spark Video w/Coach Nicole!
6. Working On My Book!
7. Laughing.
8. Talking To My Daughter on the phone. Love her so much!
9. Sparking and reading more articles!
10. Taking Time Out To Reflect On My Beautiful Day!
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GINGER_BEAR 9/23/2012 4:45PM

    1. Having this day.
2. Having this day to share with my husband.
3. I love having a dog.
4. I am thankful for having a computer that works and can afford the internet.
5. This is a beautiful Fall day with abundant sunshine.

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MY9STONEJOURNEY 9/23/2012 4:40PM

    This is aweseome!!! I will work on my top 10 for today!!!

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Steph

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DEFIANTVEGAN 9/23/2012 1:45PM

    1. Alone time emoticon
2. laying in bed and not having anything to do. emoticon
3. Having time with God emoticon
4. Being Clean and Organized emoticon
5. Seeing the love from my Cat Rocky! emoticon
6. It's a beautiful sunny day today emoticon
7. Enjoying breakfast emoticon
8. TCM (Turner Classic Movies) emoticon
9. My Friend Maura emoticon
10. My Spark Buddies emoticon

Not necessarily in this order!

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MARCYNA 9/23/2012 1:21PM

    Lovely honey,,,,,best blog around!!!!

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TONYVAND1 9/23/2012 1:08PM

  1. Nice breakfast with my kids
2 Time in the House of the Lord
3 Quiet Time with God
4. writing my blog
5 Spending time in prayer
6. going for a 6 mile walk
7 Spendiing time on SparkPeople
8. KEEPING FIT
9. LOVING MY JOB
10 Reading a good book

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IAM_HIS2 9/23/2012 11:38AM

    10 things I like about today:

1. I am blessed to add another year to my life.

2. Having quiet time this morning.

3. Being surrounded by my pets.

4. Sending time with my family & dh.

5. Making chicken noodle soup.

6. Eating breakfast together.

7. Making some paper jewelry.

8. Being able to read a book.

9. Praying together as a family.

10. Laughing at myself.

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WENDYSPARKS 9/23/2012 11:11AM

    1. Family time
2. Praying
3. Walking
4. Sunshine
5. Reading
6. Pets
7. Music
8. Movies
9. Friends
10. Sparking emoticon

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ONCEMOREAGAIN 9/23/2012 9:46AM

    Today is still young, but so far:

1. Having coffee early this morning with my DH. He works all night on Saturdays, and gets off at 6 am on Sunday..so I share coffee with him before he goes to bed for most of the day.
2. Spending time with my Lord and Savior. He is so good!
3. Seeing the joy on my kitties and dogs faces when I give them a special treat.
4. Reflecting on the day before spent at the Highland Games with my DH and our oldest Grandson.

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EDITOR 9/23/2012 1:27AM

    Christine, awesome list and from your readers too!



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BOOKWORM27S 9/23/2012 12:27AM

    1. Healthy shopping today!
2. Getting chores completed on time.
3. Spending time with my daughter.
4. Took time out for myself to browse in a book store.
5. Enjoyed a decadent flavored coffee!
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LINDA! 9/23/2012 12:18AM

    1 waking up after 11 hours of sleep (I NEVER sleep that long)
2 decluttering my closets of clothes and packing 3 large trash bags for Goodwill
3 having dinner with my family
4 taking a walk for an hour
5 successfully learning how to call block some telemarketers
6 buying gasoline with supermarket points and saving 55 cents per gallon
7 my shoulder didn't hurt today after a bad day on Friday
8 ordering from Amazon and my shipment was mailed quickly
9 my nose seems better today after prescription nose spray (runny nose on Friday)
10 feeling quite peaceful tonight

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OHCHOCOLATE 9/22/2012 11:46PM

    1. Waking up early despite sleeping late! Wow!
2. I enjoyed the weather and how it changed from grey and cloudy to bright and sunny!
3. I am so thankful for being blessed beyond measure!
4. FULLY watched "How to lose a guy in 10 days" I always started but never finished the movie
5. Had an afternoon nap for 30 mins! :D
6. Went to a fundraiser, of a friend who is going to Mozambique. Money was raised to build wells!!! YAY!!!
7. Had a lovely time with another good friend!
8. Great conversations with lovely people!!
9. First time in a cafe with live music!!!
10. So overjoyed to be able to bless my friends!!!
Bonus: OMG! Coolest thing!!! We have the same name!!! :)

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SLS-NY2IN 9/22/2012 11:00PM

   
1. I love the nice warm wood fire DH has going tonight.
2. Made the day special by taking my Mom to garage sales.
3. Loved the Bear Bathroom Accessories my DD got for me at a garage sale we didn't get too. They were so cute.
4. DH cut some small trees down so I could see down our long drive-way better.
5.Enjoyed curling up in our bedroom chair to read a great Christian book.
6. Put out two loads of laundry on my pully clothes line. They were so fresh smelling
7.Enjoy thinking about my sister flying down in October and all the laughing we will do together.
8. Ate a nice red tomato, from the dying plants.
9. Giving a "You Are Special" balloon to my DG for passing her drivers permit. How her eyes sparkled.
10. Thank you for reminding us of all the wonderful times the Lord has given us today by having life to enjoy.

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KICKINGIT@56 9/22/2012 10:22PM

    1 Woke up this morning (almost) pain free.
2 Balanced an egg on it's end for the first day of Autumn.
3 Had a great praise/worship time with the Lord.
4 Went to the gym for a workout; felt great afterwards.
5 Had 3 tootsie mini's - my workout reward.
6 Found a great deal on hummus and guacamole at the supermarket.
7 Apples are in season - Yeah!
8 Found the perfect card to encourage a friend.
9 Figured out how to download podcasts to my mp3 (I feel so smart!)
10 Still (almost) pain free at the end of a long day.

Blessings to all

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CLWALDRO 9/22/2012 10:12PM

    1. being alive today
2. Spending time with family
3. Good health
4. Knowing God loves me
5. A good job
^. knowing that Jesus has saving power for everyone
7. That I have a home
8. That I can see
9. That I can hear
10. That I can walk

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FENWAYGIRL18 9/22/2012 10:12PM

    1.sleeping late with hubby
2.feeling a little better then I have
3.it was a gorgeous day
4. sitting out in the backyard
5. watching a bunch of butterflies enjoy the butterfly bushes
6.seeing my dad he came for a visit
7.spending time with my husband and son
8. finally being able to get a kiss and hug from hubby (been very sick lately)
9. Halloween decorating
10. The decorations came out AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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ad to hear how everyone else enjoyed their day! emoticon

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KBRADME 9/22/2012 9:51PM

    1. Being able to lay in bed and rest after I woke up
2. Having a hot cup of coffee
3. Being taken out to lunch by my DH
4. Grocery shopping with my DH
5. Playing with my puppy
6. Getting chai tea mix
7. Making a yummy dinner
8. Its the first day of fall
9. Its cooling off outside
10. My family loves me even at my worst

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TEDDYBEARGIRL 9/22/2012 9:42PM

    1 Jesus being my best friend ever!!!!!!!!!

2 Watching Oregon State beavers beat UCLA in football today

3 seeing the sun for half the day before the clouds moved in

4 Chatting with my mom on IM this morning

5 sneaking in a very short nap today

6 Looking froward to reading more of the book I am reading when I go to bed

7 Watching Mariners baseball (right now)

8 Choosing a positive attitude today

9 having a relaxing last day off

10 Jesus is my best friend ever!

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AVANELL 9/22/2012 9:18PM

    1) I liked being able to meet with my Savior, Jesus Christ, the first thing this morning!
2) I liked the conversation that I had with the Lord in my devotional time.
3) I liked being with my best earthly friend, my husband, today.
4) I liked being able to go to the Polly Crockett festival with my hubby.
5) I liked seeing some friends at the festival that I hadn't seen in a while.
6) I liked going out to eat with my hubby for lunch.
7) I liked being invited to participate in your blog; very honored that you invited me.
8) I liked having a phone call from a special friend tonight that I hadn't talked to in about 3 months.
9) I liked being able to get my 2 hours of walking in today.
10) I liked spending time with my spark friends today!

Thanks for inviting me to your blog! emoticon

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BOBF15 9/22/2012 9:01PM

    Great idea!

10. Woke up healthy and alive
9. Read and listened to the book of Hebrews which was a blessing
8. Had a great cup of coffee.
7. Found some bananas on sale and made a fruit smoothie from it.
6. Strengthened my relationship with my elder brother, the Lord Jesus Christ.
5. Went on a foraging walk met a lot of nice people.
4. Found a few new plants to identify that are edible.
3. Got some soap from soap berries that we foraged.
2. God answered a prayer from Thursday to find some soap berries locally.
1. God is so good, as an added bonus, on the way home from finding the soap berries, God led us across a Kentucky coffee bean tree grove. Wow, exceedingly abundantly above all we could hope or think!
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NAOLEE 9/22/2012 9:01PM

    I liked your invitation. I liked the quiet time I had this morning. I liked talking to my son. I liked the time I took for my prayers. I liked when my husband return with our children from the store. I liked the time I spent with my hubby in bed because Im in bed. I liked talked with mu children and my husband about how was the day out for them. I liked be ready on time for the Church. I liked everything in the Church. I liked be in home with my family all together again. Thank you LORD.

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DEE107 9/22/2012 8:51PM

    1 woke up this morning
2 had hubby home with me
3 went to knitting
4 Dad was here
5 dad came back for dinner
6 help dad play on the computer
7 finish packing out the china closet so we can swap rooms
8 did 2 loads of laundry
9 got hugs and kisses from my hubby
10 got to share this with you

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FITGRL124 9/22/2012 8:42PM

    1. I liked that you shared your blog with me.
2. I liked being able to sleep in today.
3. I like that it was such a beautiful day.
4. I liked that it was football emoticon Saturday.
5. I liked that dh made my lunch and my dinner today.
6. I liked that I was able to squeeze in some frozen yogurt for dessert.
7. I liked that I took a nap this afternoon.
8. I liked that I caught up on Parenthood today.
9. I liked that my kitty cat made me smile.
10. I like that I was able to SP and get to join in on your blog.

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CINDYCHARLENE 9/22/2012 8:35PM

    1. I liked that you invited me to come to this blog!

2. I liked that it encouraged me to look for the good every day.

3. I liked that I am well enough to come on SP today.

4. I like that I have a friend in you.

5. I liked that I was able to hang two sets of curtains in my old house living room so it looks more enviting.

6. I like that I was able to clean the back door window. It was filthy and now I see clearly that there were smudges in my thinking too that needed clearing away.

7. I like that you reminded me of the fact that what we focus on comes back to us twice fold and I want to focus on the good in my life.

8. I liked it that I had a break today from some negative family members.

9. I like that I didn't have to make a big meal tonight for others that are not here.

10. I like that I can relax now and get well.

THANK YOU!



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SUSIEPH1 9/22/2012 8:21PM

    1) Being in W.A with my Family .
2)Colin being well enough to be with me.
3) Having so many loving and caring Sparkfriends.
4)Being well enough to still love life..
Loving that I met one of my dear spark friends. emoticon emoticon

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DBELLE39 9/22/2012 8:01PM

    1. Knowing Christ as my Saviour
2. Having a close knit family
3. Food on our table
4. Having a husband who isn't afraid of housework
5. Healthy grandchildren
6.Spark Friends who keep me motivated
7. A job that I enjoy
8.A roof over our heads
9.Being married to my best friend
10. Losing 1# this week.

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SUNNY332 9/22/2012 7:47PM

    1. That God Loves me and Saved me!

2. Awesome Fitness Minutes today - 120!!! Woohoo.

3. The Great Book I am reading right now. Oh how I love to read!

4. My DH. Soon we will celebrate 46 years of marriage.

5. A Great afternoon out with my Sister.

6. Left overs for supper so I didn't have to cook!

7. That my sweet Macki (our Chow Mix) is doing a little better.

8. Our 3 Sons. our 2 DIL's. and our 2 Grandchildren. God is so good!

9. That I was able to get great tickets to Trans Siberian Orchestra's Christmas Show this year.

10. A Month and a half to go and I will be at Women of Faith Conference.

What a great thing. Thanks for encouraging the "thankfulness" today.

Hugs, Sunny



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STEELKICKIN 9/22/2012 7:44PM

    10. I liked taking my 5 mile hike this a.m.
9. I liked the sunrise.
8. I liked the fact that I took a motorcycle ride with my husband.
7. I liked that Ohio State won the football game!
6. I actually liked looking in the mirror today.
5. I liked making new friends on SP.
4. I liked knowing that this day was a gift from our Lord.
3. I liked knowing that my Lord loves me, for who I am, imperfections and all.
2. I liked knowing that you thought enough of me to come by and personally invite me to your blog...
1. I like you. NO! WAIT! I LOVE you!!

God bless you, sweetie. You are beautiful.
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KAYATLANTA2010 9/22/2012 7:40PM

    Hello!

1. I like that this is the first day of Fall, a brand new season! emoticon

2. I like that my dogs JD and Emma kept me company as I cleaned up the house in the early morning hours. emoticon emoticon

3. I like that I a great family friend from NYC stopped by the house today before going to the GA Tech vs. Miami game. emoticon

4. I absolutely loved the weather today in Atlanta. Warm but low humidity. Nice... emoticon

5. I liked going out for a nice lunch today at a neighborhood restaurant. Rib-eye steak, mashed potato, garlic green beans and water. De-licious! emoticon

6. I liked the feeling of taking care of my babies (JD and Emma) when I bought their dog food today. Kinda expensive! emoticon

7. I like being invited to do this list from a dear SparkFriend...Huzzah39. She is so sweet and such a thoughtful person! emoticon emoticon

8. I so loved hearing the playback devotional from my Bible Study group. It was on having a purposed filled life. If anyone wants the playback info. I'd be happy to share with you! It so encouraged me. emoticon

Well, that is about it for today! Everyone, have a great tomorrow!

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SANDRALEET 9/22/2012 7:39PM

    tHAT THE LORD LOVES ME 2 i AM STILL HERE .3He gives me food .4A place to stay .5 Family .6 A church to go to .7A country were I am safe in .8 medical care or I woud not be here.9My cats.10 God gives me peace

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CLAIREMZM 9/22/2012 6:45PM

    1. Laughter! Haha! I couldn't figure out why I couldn't post a comment, then I realized I wasn't logged in.

2. Friends like Christine!

3. My lord and savior, Jesus Christ, who is always with me. (Probably should have been first!)

4. My loving and supportive husband.

5. Good bikes to ride, even if the riding was difficult today with the wind and cold and HILLS. (We lived for 13 years where it is flat, and now we're back to the hills!)

6. Food on the table.

7. Two very entertaining cats.

8. My sons...even if I can't get one of them to answer his phone!

9. Resources on SparkPeople to motivate me.

10. Being able to put together a new shelf and utility cart for our new housing.

Wow. Good exercise, Christine. I started this thinking that I wouldn't get past one or five, and I made all ten! Thanks!

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EWL978 9/22/2012 5:59PM

    I'm so glad that you're enjoying it here....I knew I wasn't the only one....there are so many folks here, all with basically one purpose!! (well, maybe two??)

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