MARCIAC10's SparkPeople Blog MARCIAC10's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community My Sister's Visit I hadn't seen my sister in a year. We used to live 700 miles apart and kept in tough by email (she's not very tech savvy so doesn't text or Skype/facetime). Now that I've moved we're only 2 hours apart so she came to town yesterday to spend the day with me. <BR> <BR> I picked her up at her hotel (she has allergies to cats and dogs and I have both so she can't stay at my house) and we had lunch at The Pump House. It was my first time going there as it is a new restaurant on the Catawba Riv... Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:03:11 EST Cat Litter and Sister Visiting The next few days are busy, after the last week that seemed to drag! <BR> <BR> DH is finishing up packing up his junk, I mean things, from the detached apartment at our house in Arkansas so he can store them in a closet/bedroom neatly and then put the house on the market. He's had some of those things (old science fiction books, etc) so long that the boxed deteriorated. Let's say he doesn't like to get rid of things, which can be good as that means he won't get rid of me! <BR> <BR> Meanwh... Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:25:01 EST Since I've Been Gone I took a Spark Break and it's been good. But I've had a lot of changes in that time. <BR> <BR> I finished the 5% Winter 2015 Challenge and took a break as I knew a lot of changes were getting ready to happen. <BR> <BR> We started house hunting in November of 2015 and I looked in two locations until finally choosing to live in South Carolina in the city where I grew up and still have family. In the midst of this my daughter, age 27, decided to buy her first house so I was doing a bit of ho... Wed, 15 Jun 2016 11:20:08 EST