GOOSIEMOON's SparkPeople Blog GOOSIEMOON's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community Believe it <img src=""> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:09:03 EST Teach your children well... "Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.” <BR> &#8213; Margaret Mead Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:51:46 EST Time flies "The bad news is time flies. <BR> The good news is you're the pilot." <BR> <BR> ~ Michael Althsuler Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:45:53 EST Thought provoking “Take someone who doesn't keep score, <BR> who's not looking to be richer, or afraid of losing, <BR> who has not the slightest interest even <BR> in his own personality: he's free.” <BR> &#8213; Rumi Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:33:39 EST Sweet! “The bitterness of poor quality remains long after <BR> the sweetness of low price is forgotten.” <BR> <BR> ~ Benjamin Franklin Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:03:24 EST A good one Whatever you are, <BR> be a good one. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:01:02 EST Enjoying my new IPad! <em>334</em> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 23:38:28 EST This definitely applies to working out and eating right <img src=""> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:08:59 EST Guard your space and focus <img src=""> Wed, 9 Apr 2014 17:22:10 EST Mantra If hunger is not the problem, then food is not the solution... <BR> Tue, 8 Apr 2014 09:23:33 EST New eyes "The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes." <BR> <BR> ~ Marcel Proust <BR> Mon, 7 Apr 2014 22:22:11 EST Drum roll please! After months of planning and working, our church auction took place last night. <BR> We are a small congregation, about 50 members... <BR> <BR> Our net funds raised............$14, 296!!!! <BR> <BR> I am over the moon I'm so excited about this! We've never even come close to $12,000 before! <BR> <BR> Woo Hoo! Sun, 6 Apr 2014 21:24:55 EST Such a busy week... I can hardly keep my eyes open...Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzz. Fri, 4 Apr 2014 23:45:47 EST Thank you... "If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough." <BR> <BR> ~ Meister Eckhart Thu, 3 Apr 2014 09:37:11 EST Spread love “Spread love everywhere you go: first of all in your own home. <BR> Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor . . . Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier." <BR> <BR> ~ Mother Theresa Wed, 2 Apr 2014 10:01:58 EST What is time? "We must use time as a tool, not as a couch." <BR> <BR> ~ John F. Kennedy Tue, 1 Apr 2014 23:58:50 EST A long time indeed "It takes a long time to grow young." <BR> <BR> ~ Pablo Picasso Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:35:39 EST Yep <img src=""> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 22:38:43 EST My mantra <img src=""> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:38:06 EST Cloudy "A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition." <BR> <BR> ~ William Arthur Ward Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:16:45 EST Smart Sam Try Again. Fail. Fail better. <BR> <BR> ~ Samuel Beckett Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:49:54 EST Wise woman "We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters." <BR> <BR> ~ Gloria Steinem Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:14:52 EST Busy, busy, busy Work for the church auction has heated up and I'm too busy to do anything today but say "hi" and I hope you're having a great day! Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:33:35 EST Are you working hard or hardly working? <img src=""> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 09:57:16 EST Pep talk “Have you started already? Keep it up! Are you getting tired? Don't give up! Did you quit? You can do it again! Great accomplishments do not come with big steps; they come with little steps taken in regular installments! Do it and do it again and again!” <BR> <BR> ~ Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes Sun, 23 Mar 2014 21:47:43 EST Choose happy <img src=""> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:52:49 EST Cuteness for you <img src=""> <BR> <BR> This is Warren, our best little boy. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 22:05:29 EST Weakness Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. <BR> <BR> Thomas A. Edison <BR> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 22:55:49 EST The here and now <img src=""> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:39:36 EST Love and chocolate "All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt." <BR> <BR> ~ Charles M. Schulz Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:51:14 EST Encourage "Be an encourager. <BR> The world has plenty of critics already." <BR> <BR> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 17:51:29 EST moments 'Life isn't a matter of milestones, but of moments.' <BR> <BR> `Rose Kennedy <BR> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 00:23:55 EST No regret <img src=""> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:51:44 EST If you're tired... of starting over, STOP. GIVING. UP. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:25:01 EST Add your voice “The woods would be quiet if no bird sang but the one that sang best.” <BR> <BR> ~ Henry van Dyke Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:17:52 EST Be yourself “Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.” <BR> <BR> ~ Bernard M. Baruch Mon, 10 Mar 2014 07:51:08 EST People... People who think they know it all, are annoying to those of us who do. <BR> <BR> ~Anonymous Sun, 9 Mar 2014 16:20:02 EST Too cute not to share <img src=""> Sat, 8 Mar 2014 16:55:38 EST May you "May you live all the days of your life." <BR> <BR> ~Jonathan Swift Fri, 7 Mar 2014 09:48:05 EST Design your own "If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. <BR> And guess what they have planned for you? Not much." <BR> <BR> ~Jim Rohn <BR> <BR> <BR> Thu, 6 Mar 2014 09:34:20 EST Wisdom beyond wisdom... "We shall not cease from exploration <BR> And the end of all our exploring <BR> Will be to arrive where we started <BR> And know the place for the first time." <BR> <BR> ~T.S. Eliot, Little Gidding, Four Quartets <BR> Wed, 5 Mar 2014 11:21:55 EST The most lovely (and wise) Lupita <link><BR>-nyongos-speech-on-beauty-that-left-an<BR>-entire-audience-speechless?g=2&c=ufb1 </link> Tue, 4 Mar 2014 12:27:40 EST What do you see? "It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see." <BR> <BR> ~Henry David Thoreau Mon, 3 Mar 2014 22:36:27 EST It's your money “Time is the coin of life. Only you can determine how it will be spent.” – Carl Sandburg Sun, 2 Mar 2014 22:27:17 EST Choir tonight “He who sings scares away his woes.” <BR> &#8213; Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:22:07 EST How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:33:34 EST Don't give up "It's hard to beat the person who never gives up." <BR> <BR> ~ Babe Ruth Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:55:30 EST Health and wealth "It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver." <BR> <BR> ~ Mahatma Gandhi <BR> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:53:30 EST Get lost “Open a book this minute and start reading. Don’t move until you’ve reached page fifty. Until you’ve buried your thoughts in print. Cover yourself with words. Wash yourself away. Dissolve.” <BR> <BR> ~ Carol Shields, The Republic of Love Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:16:28 EST Hmmmm... "A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally." <BR> <BR> ~Oscar Wilde <BR> Sun, 23 Feb 2014 19:55:03 EST