MACMOM's SparkPeople Blog MACMOM's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community Help Feed the Children <link><BR>ildren </link> <BR> This is my donation page. Me and some other mothers in the neighboorhood have gotten to together to help feed children healthy meals and snacks throughout the summer. Please spread the word. Tue, 3 Jul 2012 16:54:50 EST Another Fun Filled Day Had another fun filled class at the gym! Finally starting to get comfortable with the steps & myself. Fri, 5 Aug 2011 01:46:56 EST Try Something New This Week I tried 3 new things this week. <BR> 1. Hula Class @ 24hr. Fitness <BR> 2. Core, Cardio & More @ 24hr. Fitness <BR> 3. Dance Party Extreme @ 24hr. Fitness <BR> <BR> I had a really good time!!! If you haven't tried any of these classes you should. These classes have made going to the gym again fun. Go out there & try something new this week & have fun. Thu, 4 Aug 2011 02:18:52 EST Self-Esteem Quote “Try to be like the turtle – at ease in your own shell.” No matter what size I am I going to make it happen. Be proud of who you are! Sun, 12 Jun 2011 15:07:53 EST Quote About Change Change your thoughts and you change your world! Sat, 11 Jun 2011 12:22:05 EST Love.....what do you think? The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.” Thu, 9 Dec 2010 14:36:38 EST Who Wore It Best? Mary J. Blige or Drew <BR> <link><BR>rymore-mary-j-blige-dress/ </link> Mon, 29 Nov 2010 14:53:24 EST Experience Every moment is an experience. Thu, 4 Mar 2010 23:24:51 EST Purpose Do not follow where the path leads, Rather go where there is no path, and leave a trail. Sun, 3 Jan 2010 16:16:24 EST Enjoy Life It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why you did it wrong. Sat, 2 Jan 2010 21:02:09 EST Friendship Best friends listen to what you don't say. Sun, 6 Dec 2009 22:25:00 EST Goal Setting The greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing. Take a risk today, do something that you always wanted to do, but were afraid. Wed, 2 Dec 2009 23:35:53 EST Happiness & Joy Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving, make every day a holiday and celebrate just living. Tue, 1 Dec 2009 14:42:09 EST Persistence We can do anything we want as long as we stick to it long enough. Mon, 30 Nov 2009 15:51:49 EST Mistakes are ok The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything. Sat, 28 Nov 2009 21:51:00 EST Love Life You only live once-but if you work it right, once is enough. Wed, 25 Nov 2009 13:03:37 EST I Salute You We have all been there. I am finally releasing the past pain & hurt & I am moving on. This is my inspiration song. <BR> <BR> Salute- Whitney Houston <BR> Ay, ay, ow <BR> <BR> You say you wanna walk away <BR> You ain't got nothing to say <BR> But I salute you <BR> Go on out the door, <BR> Now, you take care <BR> No more tears to she'd <BR> What, you expecting me to beg, <BR> Well I'm not am done <BR> So when you leave just close the door behind you, <BR> <BR> Cause, I'm feeling kind of t... Tue, 24 Nov 2009 19:44:04 EST Courage Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow. ~Dan Rather Wed, 21 Oct 2009 01:54:02 EST Solitude Never be afraid to sit awhile and think. ~Lorraine Hansberry, A Raisin in the Sun <BR> Mon, 21 Sep 2009 14:49:35 EST Men It takes a woman twenty years to make a man of her son, and another woman twenty minutes to make a fool of him. ~Helen Rowland Thu, 3 Sep 2009 12:47:47 EST Happiness Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections. – Author Unknown Tue, 25 Aug 2009 18:37:24 EST Quote of the Day “Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself.” Wed, 19 Aug 2009 15:58:24 EST Perfection When you aim for perfection, you discover it's a moving target. ~George Fisher <BR> Tue, 11 Aug 2009 16:26:40 EST Confidence Don't live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable. ~Wendy Wasserstein <BR> Mon, 10 Aug 2009 17:11:23 EST Attitude Life is great. Don't let circumstances and society fool you into believing it's not. ~Adabella Radici <BR> Tue, 4 Aug 2009 13:28:52 EST Teamwork Regardless of differences, we strive shoulder to shoulder... [T]eamwork can be summed up in five short words: "We believe in each other." ~Author Unknown Mon, 3 Aug 2009 14:22:09 EST Heartache Relationships are like glass. Sometimes it's better to leave them broken than try to hurt yourself putting it back together. ~Author Unknown <BR> Tue, 28 Jul 2009 12:53:24 EST Love Hate leaves ugly scars, love leaves beautiful ones. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic's Notebook, 1966 <BR> Mon, 27 Jul 2009 12:40:54 EST Wise Words Never miss an opportunity to make others happy, even if you have to leave them alone in order to do it. ~Author Unknown <BR> Sun, 26 Jul 2009 13:38:51 EST Faith Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it by the handle of anxiety, or by the handle of faith. ~Author Unknown Thu, 23 Jul 2009 14:24:52 EST Being Bold If the light in your life has changed to yellow, I recommend you floor it. It's safer than the alternative. ~Jeb Dickerson Tue, 21 Jul 2009 11:47:03 EST One thing others should do....... I was listening to the radio on the way to work, & the question came up "What have done & enjoyed that others should do before they die"? Mon, 20 Jul 2009 11:43:35 EST Perfection No one is perfect... that's why pencils have erasers. ~Author Unknown <BR> Mon, 6 Jul 2009 14:09:31 EST Your body Our bodies communicate to us clearly and specifically, if we are willing to listen to them. <BR> By: Shakti Gawain <BR> Mon, 15 Jun 2009 12:08:03 EST Getting Along We could learn a lot from crayons; some are sharp, some are pretty, some are dull, while others bright, some have weird names, but they all have learned to live together in the same box. ~Robert Fulghum Tue, 9 Jun 2009 16:01:00 EST Courage Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow. ~Dan Rather Mon, 8 Jun 2009 14:23:01 EST Self Discovery (What a Road) Let your heart guide you. It whispers, so listen carefully. ~Littlefoot's mother, Land Before Time <BR> Fri, 5 Jun 2009 11:23:14 EST Wealth- Affirmation "I am roaring forward to new successes." Tue, 2 Jun 2009 16:59:17 EST Past, Future & Present Do not regret the past, do not fear the future, just enjoy the present. <BR> Mon, 1 Jun 2009 12:42:42 EST Think Positive I have the power to make changes in my body, my attitude and my life. Mon, 1 Jun 2009 01:13:32 EST Life Quote Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: "I am with you kid. Let's go." ~Maya Angelou <BR> Fri, 29 May 2009 12:00:19 EST Opportunity The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes. ~Benjamin Disraeli Thu, 28 May 2009 13:13:32 EST Quote about Life Life is like a taxi. The meter just keeps a-ticking whether you are getting somewhere or just standing still. -- Lou Erickso Wed, 20 May 2009 12:01:43 EST Confidence Confidence is the sexiest thing a woman can have. It's much sexier than any body part. Fri, 15 May 2009 12:15:37 EST Saying Goodbye A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it. ~Helen Rowland Sun, 3 May 2009 11:54:56 EST Leadership- Be a Leader Today Remember the difference between a boss and a leader; a boss says "Go!" - a leader says "Let's go!" ~E.M. Kelly <BR> Tue, 21 Apr 2009 11:33:50 EST Dare To Be Great Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. ~Anthony J. D'Angelo, The College Blue Book <BR> Mon, 20 Apr 2009 11:20:54 EST Intuition Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level. ~Joyce Brothers <BR> Fri, 17 Apr 2009 12:13:07 EST Kisses Friends are kisses blown to us by angels. ~Author Unknown <BR> Tue, 14 Apr 2009 11:22:14 EST Trust Trust your own instinct. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone else's. ~Billy Wilder Mon, 13 Apr 2009 12:08:01 EST