GIVEUP30's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=GIVEUP30 GIVEUP30'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/ FRIENDSHIP IS WARMER AT CHRISTMAS#1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5836323 FRIENDSHIP IS WARMER AT CHRISTMAS <BR> SOMEHOW IT HAPPENS THAT WAY... <BR> IT'S THERE IN THE SMILES AND THE LAUGHTER <BR> IT'S THERE IN THE THINGS PEOPLE SAY... <BR> <BR> <em>445</em> <em>446</em> <em>460</em> Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:01:43 EST THANKSGIVING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5820938 HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY WITH YOU FAMILY AND FRIENDS <BR> <BR> <BR> I know this is early but I'm not doing much right now and wanted to get say to you all <BR> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 03:41:01 EST Take Time http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5812627 Take time to look at rainbows and dream a dream or two <BR> <BR> Take time to think of all the things life promises for you <BR> <BR> Take time to live <BR> <BR> Take time to hear and see <BR> <BR> But first of all and most of all TAKE TIME to BE...... <BR> Fri, 7 Nov 2014 13:46:41 EST With A Grateful Heart http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5812031 Most of us have reason to be thankful <BR> When people in our lives take time to share <BR> and let us know by special acts of kindness <BR> That we are in their thoughts and that they care <BR> <BR> <em>26</em> Thu, 6 Nov 2014 14:00:57 EST phone http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5810054 ok I called this person they answered phone and said after knowing who I was said I am driving will be stopping in a few minutes......that was over 45 minutes ago. So decided to come to Sparks and sign in and get some trivia done and etc... I am wondering now what kind of traffic was the person in...or can't they find a place to park. If in Portland well that is a nightmare trying to find a place to park. I wonder how many states has Portland. <BR> Let's see now: I believe I can start the l... Mon, 3 Nov 2014 14:03:26 EST Halloween http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5808311 Lights off for me because I don't like parents bringing up the infants only a few days old and saying this is for the baby....too many crazy parents Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:51:35 EST house http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5807596 continuing housing cleaning today....got vacuum, mop, done dish washer going and drier sheets....did most of washing yesterday. now sitting a bit to do some Spark. You all have a good day while I rest.... <em>41</em> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:46:50 EST THE PATHWAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5796391 May your lifetime be bright with God's blessing <BR> <BR> and the whole year in many fine ways stretch out <BR> <BR> before you in gladness. <BR> <BR> A pathway of wonderful days <em>459</em> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 14:43:11 EST GOD IS SO GOOD http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5793404 <em>459</em> <em>288</em> God is so good so very, very good.... <BR> <BR> He does all things a loving Father should <BR> <BR> God is so kind so very, very kind <BR> <BR> He orders all things with His children in mind <BR> <em>296</em> <em>458</em> Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:30:45 EST HOPE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5791513 <em>26</em> IF YOUR HEART CAN BELIEVE IT THEN YOU CAN ACHIEVE IT <em>26</em> Fri, 3 Oct 2014 06:45:33 EST TIME FOR JOY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5789728 THESE TIMES SHOULD BE ENJOYED AND TREASURED <em>223</em> <em>26</em> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:58:13 EST COMPASSION http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5789088 UNDERSTAND AND ACCEPTANCE OF ANOTHERS VIEWPOINTS <em>41</em> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:49:56 EST A MOTHER AND FATHER'S LIFE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5785934 TO KEEP CHILDREN SAFE AND PROTECT THEM FROM HARM....... <em>185</em> <BR> <BR> I untied the apron string right in front of mine when they turned 18. They are good working. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:07:10 EST VACATION ADVENTURES http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5785429 A VACATION IS HAVING TO DO NOTHING TO DO AND ALL DAY TO DO IT IN <em>237</em> <em>218</em> <em>298</em> <em>91</em> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:40:26 EST doctor http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5784824 doctor appointments all week so may not do much Sparks Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:26:52 EST rest http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5784036 <em>288</em> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:58:50 EST WE LEARN BY DOING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5782933 DO NOBLE THINGS NOT DREAM THEM ALL DAY LONG <em>298</em> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:35:31 EST TODDLERS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5781038 EXPLORING EVERYTHING THAT CAN BE REACHED <em>183</em> <BR> <BR> ISN'T THIS THE TRUE...I REMEMBER THOSE DAYS WITH MINE TWO... <em>41</em> <BR> <BR> I only have great grandchildren now that are in this stage..... <em>343</em> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:46:31 EST PARTY TIME http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5780082 ALL WORK AND NO PLAY MAKES JACK A DULL BOY........ <BR> <BR> heard of this one.....had trouble trying to get the letters to go with the title but I unscrambled the letters and this is what I can up with... <em>41</em> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 06:52:00 EST SHARE YOUR GIFTS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5778536 THE MOST PRECIOUS GIFT YOU CAN GIVE IS THAT OF TIME <em>128</em> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:00:59 EST SELF-CONFIDENCE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5776866 NO MAN IS HAPPY UNLESS HE BELIEVES HE IS <em>43</em> Tue, 9 Sep 2014 22:15:03 EST SUCCESS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5774385 THE FUTURE DEPENDS ON WHAT WE DO IN THE PRESENT Sat, 6 Sep 2014 07:03:24 EST WISDOM http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5774171 IT'S EASIER TO BE WISE FOR OTHERS THAN FOR OURSELVES <em>189</em> Fri, 5 Sep 2014 19:20:52 EST VISIT NEW PLACES http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5773175 EXPERIENCE NEW CUSTOMS AND WAYS TO LIVE <em>298</em> Thu, 4 Sep 2014 08:32:19 EST GENEROSITY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5771831 GIVING A HELPING HAND TO THOSE LESS FORTUNATE Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:27:56 EST OPTIMISM http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5769318 WHETHER YOU THINK YOU CAN OR THINK YOU CANNOT YOU ARE RIGHT <em>41</em> <em>381</em> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:43:52 EST HOSPITAL STAYS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5768681 RETURN HOME IN GOOD HEALTH AND WITH A POSITIVE OUT LOOK <em>282</em> <BR> <BR> This puzzle book I have sure has some usually puzzles in it....... <BR> <BR> You see on the pages of this puzzle book I have it has a title....like ( hospital stay)....then it has all these mixed up letters for you to figure out what the saying will be that goes with the title. Takes me a while to figure the letters out.... <BR> <BR> this one I don't agree with for when I was hit in the cross walk in March... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:16:22 EST CARING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5768162 WE ARE ALL CREATED EQUAL AND SHOULD DEAL WITH OTHER RESPECTFULLY Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:53:22 EST BEING A GOOD PARENT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5767405 GIVING YOUR CHILDREN A SAFE AND WARM HOME TO GROW UP IN <em>183</em> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:44:24 EST NEVER GIVE UP http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5765313 REMEMBER THAT WHERE THERE IS A WILL THERE IS A WAY <em>41</em> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:42:39 EST TAKING RISKS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5764977 DO NOT BE AFRAID TO STRAY FROM A WELL WORN PATH Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:05:28 EST MUSIC FILLS YOUR SOUL http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5764128 MUSIC EXPRESSES THAT WHICH CANNOT BE PUT IN WORDS AND THAT WHICH CANNOT REMAIN SILENT <em>335</em> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:12:21 EST FIRST DAY AT SCHOOL http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5763541 LOOKING FORWARD TO MAKING NEW FRIENDS Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:15:23 EST VOLUNTEERING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5762873 ANY TIME GIVEN TO HELP OTHERS IS TIME WELL SPENT Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:01:27 EST WINNING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5762066 THE MOMEMT OF VICTORY IS TOO SHORT TO LIVE FOR THAT ONLY <em>205</em> <em>208</em> <BR> <BR> PS....SURE IS NICE TO BE THE WINNER THOUGH.... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:11:13 EST TOUCHING HEARTS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5758224 TENDERNESS AND KINDNESS ARE NOT SIGNS OF WEAKNESS BUT OF STRENGTH <em>26</em> <em>323</em> <em>223</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:32:09 EST TEACHING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5757493 IS TO SHARE YOUR KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE <em>43</em> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:58:41 EST OVERCOMING YOUR FEARS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5756718 THE BIGGEST FEAR IN THE WORLD IS THAT OF THE UNKNOWN Sun, 10 Aug 2014 06:42:36 EST TAKE YOUR TIME http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5756662 HAPPINESS DOES NOT NOTICE THE PASSING OF TIME <em>128</em> Sun, 10 Aug 2014 00:51:52 EST CREATING HARMONY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5755718 ALWAYS CREATE PEACE WHERE THERE WAS CONFLICT <em>41</em> Fri, 8 Aug 2014 11:26:23 EST SEIZE THE DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5754879 GRABLE EVERY OPPORTUNITYWITH BOTH HANDS <em>104</em> Thu, 7 Aug 2014 07:25:50 EST SHARING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5754309 SHARED LAUGHTER CREATES A BOND OF FRIENDSHIP <em>220</em> Wed, 6 Aug 2014 11:02:09 EST MAN'S BEST FRIEND http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5753853 AQUIRE A FAITHFUL BUDDY TO BE BY YOUR SIDE <em>223</em> <em>220</em> Tue, 5 Aug 2014 19:42:31 EST HUMOROUS SIDE OF LIFE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5752748 ALWAYS LOOK AT THE FUNNY SIDE OF LIFE <em>41</em> Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:49:14 EST GROWING UP http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5752205 TRY TO NOT BE IN A RUSH TO GROW UP <em>41</em> Sun, 3 Aug 2014 11:30:05 EST BEING A GRANDPARENT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5751975 IMPARTING YOUR KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM TO A YOUNG MIND <em>183</em> Sat, 2 Aug 2014 23:32:40 EST RECONCILIATION http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5750224 THERE WAS NEVER A GOOD WAR OR A BAD PEACE <em>232</em> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:52:21 EST DETERMINATION http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5749627 ALWAYS GIVE YOUR BEST AND NEVER STOP TRYING <em>43</em> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:36:41 EST GOOD SAMARITAN http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5749015 ALWAYS OFFER A HELPING HAND AND EXPECT NOTHINING RETURN Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:43:31 EST TRIP OF A LIFETIME http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5748546 HE WHO WOULD TRAVEL HAPPILY MUST TRAVEL LIGHT <em>388</em> <em>534</em> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:51:16 EST