1SPOOKIEDO's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=1SPOOKIEDO 1SPOOKIEDO's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ Need motivation on my team. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5854425 I've been SparkPeople since September of 2008. A lot of the Sparkfriends I had have moved on and aren't here anymore. I have been on the Independence team now for a long time and have recently started a private team in hopes of finding motivation and someone to talk with on the boards. It's lonely when you're the only one talking and it's hard to get motivated. <BR> <BR> I'm writing this blog in hopes of finding someone to join my private team or some suggestions of other teams to join ... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:25:12 EST Any home canners here on Sparkpeople? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5741908 I finally had my husband put in a garden this year. It's been years since I last had a garden and I missed it. We put in acorn, zucchini and yellow squash, tomatoes (31 plants), green beans and onions. <BR> We received some free cucumbers and onions the other day and I put up bread and butter pickles and put up some canned tomatoes. I'd forgotten how long you have to stay on your feet to can vegetables and I was tired ( and my feet, ankles and back were sore) after all the work. Canning... Sat, 19 Jul 2014 06:13:34 EST All in the Family http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5540694 It's always been hit or miss with exercise around here. I use to be pretty good with my exercise goals but the depression and anxiety I've been dealing with for over 20 years got out of control and I lost a lot of time with my family and with myself. Meaning that the good times slipped away and I was just. . . . here, for over a year. I lost interest in exercise, diet, friends, family and activities I liked doing. <BR> Now with new medication (for about the last 6 months) I'm on the othe... Thu, 14 Nov 2013 02:30:32 EST