IMAVISION's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=IMAVISION IMAVISION'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/ Our Year of No Sugar: One Family's Grand Adventure http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6236667 <em>475</em> <em>222</em> <em>472</em> <em>484</em> <em>493</em> <em>468</em> <em>471</em> <em>476</em> <em>473</em> <em>262</em> <em>494</em> <em>76</em> <em>495</em> <em>467</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> The following short article caught my eye, because I successfully went without sugar three different times (for twenty-four months, for eighteen months, & for six months). I wished to see if the Schaub family's experiences mirrored my own. Many did! <BR> <BR> Phrase... Fri, 16 Sep 2016 04:32:05 EST #1 of 4 Best Comebacks http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6229680 <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> If you ever testify in court, you might wish you had been as sharp as this policeman. He was being cross-examined by a defense attorney during a felony trial. The lawyer was trying to undermine the police officer's credibility. <BR> <BR> <BR> Q: 'Officer --- did ... Sat, 3 Sep 2016 20:24:16 EST What's really in that pizza? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6226233 <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <em>480</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> This insightful information was found at: <BR> <BR> http://www.grunge.com/9318/whats-really-<BR>pizza/s/image-1115/ <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> <em>483</em> ... Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:29:12 EST Don't send a man to the grocery store! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6224086 <em>246</em> <em>341</em> <em>246</em> <em>341</em> <em>246</em> <em>341</em> <em>246</em> <em>341</em> <em>246</em> <em>341</em> <em>246</em> <em>341</em> <em>246</em> <em>341</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> This is a revisit to a blog first shared by me here in "Sparkville" back on June 2, 2014. Recently a good friend was saying how her husband chooses to do their grocery shopping, which at times results in a BIG <em>198</em> on her part. She shared the titl... Thu, 25 Aug 2016 01:28:10 EST CAR EMERGENCY TIP http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6217079 <em>58</em> <em>433</em> <em>104</em> <em>433</em> <em>58</em> <em>433</em> <em>104</em> <em>433</em> <em>58</em> <em>433</em> <em>104</em> <em>433</em> <em>58</em> <em>433</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> \o/ Praising the Lord God Almighty for this potentially life saving idea! \o/ <BR> <BR> <BR> Trapped in a vehicle! <em>198</em> ~~ What to do! <em>189</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> May your loved ones & you never need to use this information! <BR> <BR> <BR> In order... Sat, 13 Aug 2016 02:41:44 EST Facebook for Seniors http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6198986 <em>40</em> <em>20</em> <em>198</em> <em>246</em> <em>334</em> <em>211</em> <em>40</em> <em>20</em> <em>198</em> <em>246</em> <em>334</em> <em>211</em> <em>40</em> <em>20</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> For those of my generation who do not & cannot comprehend why Facebook exists; I am trying to make friends <em>361</em> outside of Facebook, while applying the same principles. <BR> <BR> Therefore, every day I walk down the street <em>311</em> & tell p... Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:31:22 EST Getting to know you... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6193631 <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <BR> <BR> I have been blessed to have recently touched lives with someone new to me here in "Sparkville". The following questionnaire was one of her blogs from six years back. I thought I might answer the questions just for the fun of doing so. After all, it is not as though I don't have any num... Sat, 2 Jul 2016 14:03:30 EST Ima appreciates Sparkpeople! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6182185 <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> I do want to start by thanking you for checking this blog out! <BR> <BR> Since the recent changes to the look of our Spark pages, I have found that I welcome the more uniformed look of the pages & the fact that it is easier to read information shared, due to the whit... Mon, 13 Jun 2016 16:20:03 EST The Why of Weight Issues http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6172587 <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>304</em> for checking out this "revisit" blog. I enjoy reading past blogs of others & those of my own from time to time. In the case of my own, I often find myself delighted to realize how far I have come since joining Sparkpeople. I find it to be uplifting to make such ob... Sun, 29 May 2016 17:43:47 EST Frozen Food Recall: Hundreds Of Items http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6166954 <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <em>341</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Please take note & check the frozen fruits & vegetables in your freezer(s) or those you plan to purchase in future! We should be able to assume, with confidence, that the stores have pulled such products; however, I urge you to not make such an assumption. <BR> <BR... Fri, 20 May 2016 12:29:53 EST Healthy & inexpensive way to flavor drinking water! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6160293 <em>194</em> <em>274</em> <em>91</em> <em>194</em> <em>274</em> <em>91</em> <em>194</em> <em>274</em> <em>91</em> <em>194</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> My first stop upon entering "Sparkville" each day, is to check out what LeanJean6 (Lynda) has shared. If you have not already enjoyed the pleasure of reading her blogs, please go & enjoy to the fullest. <BR> <BR> <link>www.sparkpeople.com/mypage.asp?id=LE<BR>ANJEAN6 </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> Today Lynda was talking about be... Tue, 10 May 2016 18:36:29 EST Two Patients http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6153151 <em>282</em> <em>273</em> <em>282</em> <em>273</em> <em>282</em> <em>273</em> <em>282</em> <em>273</em> <em>282</em> <em>273</em> <em>282</em> <em>273</em> <em>282</em> <em>273</em> <BR> <BR> Two patients limp into two different doctors' offices with the same complaint: Both have trouble walking & may require hip surgery. <BR> <BR> Patient One is examined within the hour, is x-rayed the same day, & has a time booked for surgery the following week. <BR> <BR> Pati... Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:44:02 EST Update: Kyler Bradley's (10) courageous fight against DIPG! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6145200 <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <em>459</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> I did not want to have to share this; however, I realize that there may be folks, here in "Sparkville", who, in faithfulness, are continuing to lift prayer on Kyler's behalf. I feel that they deserved to know how the Creator God chose to work in young Kyler's situation. <BR> <BR> <BR> \o/ \o/ \o/ To God be the glory for a... Mon, 18 Apr 2016 19:55:36 EST Controversial weight-loss tip? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6136002 <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <BR> <BR> Weight-loss tip from a guy who dropped one-hundred & forty plus pounds: <em>104</em> <BR> <BR> "Give yourself rewards. My reward is usually a City Cakes salted caramel cupcake. Work hard and play harder. As soon as you deny yourself cheat days, that's when you start having cheat weeks." <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> ... Wed, 6 Apr 2016 01:21:15 EST Possible protection against the fastest growing cancer in women! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6123640 <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> This is a "revisit" blog that I shared some four years back. The information that it contains is as important today as it was back then. ~~ God bless! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <BR> <BR... Sun, 20 Mar 2016 14:32:21 EST Important to be aware of! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6115631 <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <em>520</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> I had not heard of this type of cancer (bile duct cancer) & would not have connected its symptom with cancer. Its unusual symptom even stumped medical doctors & cost Lucy her life at twenty-seven-years of age. I hope that you will share this information with others. <BR> <BR> God bless! <BR> <BR>... Wed, 9 Mar 2016 23:32:06 EST Rewards or Penalties? That is the question! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6104775 <em>192</em> <em>193</em> <em>11</em> <em>192</em> <em>193</em> <em>11</em> <em>192</em> <em>193</em> <em>11</em> <em>192</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> I have been thinking about a blog, "Tuesday Tribune" that IMUSTLOSEIT1 shared earlier this week. It is about three groups of people - all desiring to drop weight from their frames. One group received no rewards or penalties, whatever the result of their visit to the <em>193</em> ; another had to pay a bit of cash for each pou... Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:02:46 EST To tickle the funny bone! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6097761 <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <BR> <BR> The healthiest part of a <em>473</em> is the hole. Unfortunately you have to eat through the rest of it to get there. <em>20</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <em>287</em> <em>473</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>4... Tue, 16 Feb 2016 23:16:11 EST Find cold relief FAST! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6088126 <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Thankfully, I just do not catch cold - it is just the way my system works! However, I did find the following information interesting on many levels & wish to share it with others here in "Sparkville". <BR> <BR> God bless! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em> <em>488</em... Thu, 4 Feb 2016 23:06:15 EST Kyler Bradley ~ Update on ten-year-old who is fighting pediatric brain cancer. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6069678 <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Please continue to pray for 10-year-old Kyler Bradley, who is fighting pediatric brain cancer. <BR> <BR> He believes that, if we will pray, God will hear & heal him. <BR> <BR> He does not want to die. <BR> <BR> Where there is life there is hope. Please share this as Holy Spirit leads. <BR> <BR> Meet Kyler here: <l... Thu, 14 Jan 2016 20:45:23 EST Dirty Dishes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6063244 <em>341</em> <em>550</em> <em>191</em> <em>341</em> <em>550</em> <em>191</em> <em>341</em> <em>550</em> <em>191</em> <em>341</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Earlier today I enjoyed reading a Spark friend's blog (link at end of this blog) about a new dishwasher being delivered & installed in their kitchen. As I read Inflated's words, I was reminded of the rhyme about dirty dishes being proof positive that God has been very good to us in His provision of foods our bodies need. And ... Thu, 7 Jan 2016 15:28:48 EST Powerful Message http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6048836 <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> I urge you to share this as you feel led. ~~~ God bless! <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>biggeekdad.com/2015/12/powerful-mess<BR>age-about-a-mothers-love/ </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251</em> <em>79</em> <em>251<... Thu, 17 Dec 2015 11:06:54 EST Winter Driving Awareness http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6043008 <em>230</em> <em>228</em> <em>230</em> <em>228</em> <em>230</em> <em>228</em> <em>230</em> <em>228</em> <em>230</em> <em>228</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Winter driving can prove frustrating, tiring, & at times even hazardous. Please slow down & drive with caution on whatever roadway you find yourself - in town or out on the highways. Lives depend on drivers taking in road conditions & driving accordingly. <BR> <BR> <link>biggeekdad.com/2015/11/winter-drivin<BR>g-awareness/ ... Sun, 6 Dec 2015 00:38:32 EST Colorado Springs shootings an act of 'Christian terrorism'? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6040735 <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <em>46</em> <BR> <BR> The truth of the matter is that the possibly mentally ill suspect accused of carrying out the shooting spree in Colorado Springs, Robert Lewis Dear, had NO CONNECTION to any Christian fellowship. I am sure that there are many non-believers who are against abortion (the killing of the unborn) & against the selling of baby parts (which at one ... Tue, 1 Dec 2015 15:25:11 EST Thanksgiving Quiz http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6037875 <em>465</em> <em>426</em> <em>427</em> <em>429</em> <em>428</em> <em>430</em> <em>465</em> <em>426</em> <em>427</em> <em>429</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Wishing each of you a most blessed Thanksgiving Day - filled with warm & toasty memories that will last throughout the coming years. <BR> <BR> God bless! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>465</em> <em>426</em> <em>427</em> <em>429</em> <em>428</em> <em>430</em> <em>465</em> <em>426</em> <em>427</em> ... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:26:31 EST Alternate way to access: The Truth About Calories ~ New Documentary 2015 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6035877 <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> It NEVER ceases to amaze me how wonderful the working of the Creator God in all His creation - the human body in particular. Oh, but how we so often abuse it. <em>46</em> Much to our shame! <em>24</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <em>252</em> <em>58</em> <em>252</em> <e... Sat, 21 Nov 2015 21:27:23 EST ? 4 U http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6035222 <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Since when have we Americans been expected to bow submissively to authority and speak with awe and reverence to those who represent us? ~ William O. Douglas <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <em>232</em> <em>38</em> <BR> ... Fri, 20 Nov 2015 12:03:37 EST Requested prayer for ten-year-old Kyler! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6029596 <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Please pray for 10-year-old Kyler Bradley, who is fighting pediatric brain cancer. <BR> <BR> He believes that, if we will pray, God will hear & heal him. <BR> <BR> He does not want to die. <BR> <BR> Please share this as Holy Spirit leads. <BR> <BR> Meet Kyler here: <link>www.godtube.com/watch/?v=1BE9FFNU </link> ... Tue, 10 Nov 2015 01:21:58 EST Boy! Did this ever touch my heart! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6024790 <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Viewing this had me laughing at times & crying at others. I was tempted to save it to share closer to the CHRISTmas holiday season; however, I let go of that fleeting thought. I hope you enjoy viewing it. <BR> <BR> God bless! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <em>46</em> <em>246</em> <... Sun, 1 Nov 2015 15:37:47 EST A few Inspirational Words of Encouragement http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6021651 <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <BR> <BR> "Throw back the shoulders, let the heart sing, let the eyes flash, let the mind be lifted up, look upward and say to yourself... Nothing is impossible!" <BR> ~ Norman Vincent Peale <BR> <BR> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247</em> <em>252</em> <em>247<... Mon, 26 Oct 2015 19:22:41 EST Le Petit Chef http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6012694 <em>496</em> <em>69</em> <em>210</em> <em>496</em> <em>69</em> <em>210</em> <em>496</em> <em>69</em> <em>210</em> <em>496</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Enjoy! <BR> <BR> God bless us all with continued determination to do our level best on this wonderful life-changing journey! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>69</em> <em>210</em> <em>496</em> <em>69</em> <em>210</em> <em>496</em> <em>69</em> <em>210</em> <em>496</em> <em>69</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>biggeekdad.com/... Sat, 10 Oct 2015 13:54:36 EST Resist Making Esau-like Choices http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5998605 <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <em>252</em> <em>346</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Instant gratification choices aren’t always in one’s best interest, don’t you know? <BR> <BR> Words that stuck out as I read this earlier today: “…showed complete disregard for the blessings that would have come his way…” --- “…traded the lasting benefits…for the immediate pleasure of food” --- “acted o... Wed, 16 Sep 2015 14:06:29 EST For a chuckle! Ima's joke of the day! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5996899 <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <em>246</em> <em>20</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Bob forgot his wedding anniversary. <em>337</em> <em>40</em> <BR> <BR> His wife was upset. <em>46</em> She told him, "Tomorrow morning I expect there to be a gift in the driveway that goes from 0 to 200 in six seconds!" & "It better be there!!!". <BR> <BR> The next morning, when his wife awoke, she looked out the window t... Sun, 13 Sep 2015 22:39:12 EST 9/11 Boat Lift http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5995715 <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <em>272</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> "The American spirit and resilience is shown in 'Boatlift', the epic story of the 9/11 boat lift that evacuated half a million people from the piers and seawalls of Lower Manhattan. I had no idea that the 9/11 boat evacuation was larger than the evacuation at Dunkirk during World War Two and they completed it so fast." <BR> <BR... Fri, 11 Sep 2015 22:34:31 EST Me! Me! Me! All About Me, Me, Me! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5993440 <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <em>524</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> The following list of questions is going around the "rooms" here in "Sparkville", so I decided that it might be fun to fill one out & share with anyone interested. <BR> <BR> God bless & keep you under His wing of protection & provision today & always! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> <em>38</em> ... Tue, 8 Sep 2015 13:18:19 EST Made in the USA http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5974893 <em>232</em> <em>189</em> <em>232</em> <em>189</em> <em>232</em> <em>189</em> <em>232</em> <em>189</em> <em>232</em> <em>189</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> The following was sent to me through e-mail. It gives one lots of "food for thought". <BR> <BR> Many years back, my beloved MrV's aunt used to be very careful to buy only products/goods produced in the United States. At the time, I saw no sense in what she was doing; however, upon reflection, I believe her to hav... Sun, 9 Aug 2015 20:33:25 EST How To Adjust Car Mirrors http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5956513 <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Eliminate the blind spot! <em>104</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> God bless you with safe travel when you are behind the steering wheel or riding along as a passenger! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em>433</em> <em>202</em> <em... Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:21:58 EST Two July 4th Gifts for You! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5955428 <em>195</em> <em>232</em> <em>283</em> <em>195</em> <em>232</em> <em>283</em> <em>195</em> <em>232</em> <em>283</em> <em>195</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>232</em> Happy July 4th, 2015! <em>232</em> <BR> <BR> <em>283</em> God bless America! <em>283</em> <BR> <BR> <em>195</em> God bless you & all those you love! <em>195</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>232</em> <em>283</em> <em>195</em> <em>232</em> <em>283</em> <em>195</em> <em>232</em> <... Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:06:19 EST Make a Salad Meal http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5954733 <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> \o/ \o/ Praising & thanking our Creator, my Heavenly Father, for His most wonderful provision of fresh vegetables & fruits to make into all sorts of healthy food choices. \o/ \o/ <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <em>550</em> <em>551</em> <em>550</em> <em>551</e... Fri, 3 Jul 2015 01:42:58 EST The Why of Weight Issues ~ Take Two! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951502 <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <em>15</em> <em>9</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>304</em> for checking out this "revisit" blog. I enjoy reading past blogs of others & those of my own from time to time. In the case of my own, I often find myself delighted to realize how far I have come since joining Sparkpeople. I find it to be uplifting to make such observations, don't you know? <em>20</em> <BR> <BR>... Fri, 26 Jun 2015 21:10:47 EST Get FITT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949941 <em>216</em> <em>315</em> <em>548</em> <em>406</em> <em>318</em> <em>356</em> <em>324</em> <em>359</em> <em>319</em> <em>358</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> The following is from Kaiser Permanente – page five of "Partners in Health" – Summer 2015. <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>216</em> <em>315</em> <em>548</em> <em>406</em> <em>318</em> <em>356</em> <em>324</em> <em>359</em> <em>319</em> <em>358</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Get FITT <BR> <BR> F – ... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:09:25 EST There Is No Cure! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5946820 <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Although difficult to watch, this is simply POWERFUL! <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>biggeekdad.com/2015/06/there-is-no-c<BR>ure/ </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <em>390</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> For more ... Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:15:47 EST An awe-inspiring joy to watch! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5944918 <em>268</em> <em>40</em> <em>345</em> <em>268</em> <em>40</em> <em>345</em> <em>268</em> <em>40</em> <em>345</em> <em>268</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> I found this to be very impressive! Simply astonishing! I hope you enjoy it as much as I. <BR> <BR> <BR> God bless your Sunday in unrepeatable & glorious ways! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>40</em> <em>345</em> <em>268</em> <em>40</em> <em>345</em> <em>268</em> <em>40</em> <em>345</em> <em>268</em> <em>40... Sun, 14 Jun 2015 11:40:07 EST Words to Inspire #8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5943608 <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> "Honesty & frankness make you vulnerable. <BR> <BR> Be honest & frank anyway!" <BR> <BR> & <BR> <BR> "The good you do today will be forgotten. <BR> <BR> Do good anyway!" <BR> <BR> <BR> ~ Mother Teresa - Catholic Nun & Missionary <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195<... Thu, 11 Jun 2015 17:45:01 EST Short Quiz #6 (for fun)! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5942098 <em>38</em> <em>58</em> <em>38</em> <em>58</em> <em>38</em> <em>58</em> <em>38</em> <em>58</em> <em>38</em> <em>58</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Number of Americans who struggle to digest milk? <BR> <BR> 1) About 34 million <BR> 2) About 50 million <BR> 3) About 67 million <BR> <BR> <BR> Which musician was not born in New Orleans? <BR> <BR> 1) Louis Armstrong <BR> 2) Aaron Neville <BR> 3) Patti LaBelle <BR> <BR> <BR> What percent of Chinese people are ... Tue, 9 Jun 2015 00:43:24 EST Poignant Reminder: D-Day Salute From An 11-Year-Old http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5940765 <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> Very moving account of one young boy's touching tribute to those who died on the beaches of Normandy on D-Day - seventy years ago today. We must never forget those fellow Americans (as well as others, who comprised the Allied Forces) who died there. Never! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>2... Sat, 6 Jun 2015 15:14:29 EST No More Excuses! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5938673 <em>364</em> <em>363</em> <em>403</em> <em>324</em> <em>359</em> <em>362</em> <em>237</em> <em>313</em> <em>318</em> <em>332</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> The following comes from Kaiser Permanente – page five of "Partners in Health" – Summer 2015. <BR> <BR> Four fitness strategies to add activity to your family’s daily life. <BR> <BR> It is time to make fitness fit into your life. <BR> <BR> God bless us all with the push to get moving! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>364</em... Tue, 2 Jun 2015 20:29:05 EST Words to Inspire #7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5937535 <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> "There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest." <BR> <BR> ~ Elie Wiesel <BR> <BR> <BR> Oh, how <em>525</em> ! <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>1... Sun, 31 May 2015 22:58:45 EST Words to Inspire #6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5936043 <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <em>195</em> <em>184</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> ""Consider the postage stamp, son. It secures success through its ability to stick to one thing till it gets there." <BR> <BR> ~ "Josh Billings" - the pen name of 19th-century American humorist Henry Wheeler Shaw. <BR> <BR> <link>en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josh_Billings </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>195</em> <em>184</... Fri, 29 May 2015 02:18:48 EST Memorial Day 2015! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5933943 <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <em>232</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> I sincerely hope that we all take time during the day, to reflect on the truth that we enjoy the freedoms we have in the USA, because of the Creator God's mercy and the personal sacrifices of many who served (& still serve) in the branches of the US military. <em>232</em> <BR> <BR> And to those who know & appreciate the p... Mon, 25 May 2015 11:24:07 EST