MISSM66's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=MISSM66 MISSM66'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/ THE MAN AND A FORK http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6197188 <BR> There was a young man who had been diagnosed with a terminal illness and had been given three months to live. So as he was getting his things 'in order,' he contacted his Priest and had him come to his house to discuss certain aspects of his final wishes. <BR> He told him which songs he wanted sung at the service, what scriptures he would like read, and what outfit he wanted to be buried in. <BR> Everything was in order and the Priest was preparing to leave when the young man sudden... Fri, 8 Jul 2016 21:10:50 EST WHY I WAS AWAY FOR SO LONG http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6191747 Good Morning everyone,well I am here again with all you wonderful people,first I must say thanks for the <em>523</em> I really miss my teams and forget how to get around Sparkpeople it look like so much changes. anyway I will continue to search until I find everything, <BR> <BR> this is what happen when I went on vacation last year. we left on the 25th of August to London on our way to London I took sick on the plane of which I could not sit and I could not stand on both Legs, so ... Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:07:40 EST Good morning, and Happy Sunday to you all. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6189909 Hi everyone I am back,it's nearly one year I am away, things went bad the day we left for London via Grease. it's a long story I will let you all know about it at some point in time,but I am here and happy to be here again. wishing you all a wonderful and pleasant day. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:14:31 EST Motel Currency http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5961321 <BR> When the fellow called a motel and asked how much they charged for a room, the clerk told him that the rates depended on room size and number of people. <BR> <BR> "Do you take children?' the man asked. <BR> <BR> "No, sir" replied the clerk. "only cash and credit cards. <BR> <BR> Thanks for reading my blog, have a laugh and have a great evening. <BR> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 17:29:31 EST Armless Employment http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5958759 <BR> <BR> A man who was born with no arms wished to seek employment. <BR> <BR> Fearing nobody would want to hire him with his obvious disability, he thought he'd answer a help wanted sign he saw posted at his church. <BR> <BR> He rang the bell at the rectory and when the pastor opened the door he was moved with pity. <BR> <BR> He asked, "What can I do for you, my son?" The man said I've come to answer your help wanted ad. <BR> <BR> The pastor became concerned and said that ad is for a b... Fri, 10 Jul 2015 19:27:33 EST Only In America - http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5956518 <BR> <BR> 1. Only in America......can a pizza get to your house faster than an ambulance. <BR> <BR> 2. Only in America......are there handicap parking places in front of a skating rink. <BR> <BR> 3. Only in America......do drugstores make the sick walk all the way to the back of the store to get their prescriptions while healthy people can buy cigarettes at the front. <BR> <BR> 4. Only in America......do people order double cheeseburgers, large fries, and a diet coke. <BR> <BR> 5. Only ... Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:31:34 EST REPAINT SINNERS! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5955499 <BR> A cheating painting contractor has been skimping by thinning his paint excessively. <BR> <BR> Nevertheless, he lands a big job painting a church. <BR> <BR> He's almost done when a major storm comes up. It washes all the paint off. <BR> <BR> Midst the thunder and lightening, a loud voice is heard, REPAINT, and REPAINT, THIN NO MORE! <BR> Happy 4th of July <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/026cfb22-60e1-43e5-baf4-36e0a342a179.jpg">,hope you all are having a good day,tha... Sat, 4 Jul 2015 17:52:14 EST I'VE LEARNED. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5950928 If you will take the time to read these, I promise you'll come away with an enlightened perspective <BR> They're written by the late Andy Rooney(ex-60 Minutes USA), a man who had the gift of saying so much with so few words. <BR> <BR> <BR> I've learned.... That the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person. <BR> <BR> <BR> I've learned.... That when you're in love, it shows. <BR> <BR> <BR> I've learned.... That just one person saying to me, 'You've made my day... Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:54:36 EST MARRIED COUPLE. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5950385 When a married couple arrived at the therapist's office, the therapist jumped right in and opened the floor for discussion: "What seems to be the problem?" <BR> <BR> Immediately, the husband held his long face down without anything to say. On the other hand, the wife began talking 90 miles an hour describing all the wrongs within their marriage. <BR> <BR> After 5 - - 10 - - 15 minutes of listening to the wife, the therapist went over to her, picked her up by her shoulders, kissed her passio... Wed, 24 Jun 2015 16:12:08 EST A Bad Dream. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949851 <BR> An elderly couple was in bed one night and the woman woke up from a bad dream. <BR> <BR> She was scared and panicking. Her husband awoke and turned the light on to calm her. He asked what was wrong. <BR> <BR> She said "I had a dream that I died and you got remarried." she asked him "if I died tomorrow would you get remarried?" <BR> <BR> He said "sure, I don’t want to spend the rest of my life lonely." <BR> <BR> Then she asked "well would you two live in this house?" <BR> <BR> he re... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 17:13:48 EST I'M YOUR FATHER. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949338 <BR> Two classmates were chatting in their lunch break... "I know how to get money real quick" says one,” how?" <BR> <BR> "go to your dad and say, "I know the truth" and he'll give you money" <BR> <BR> So the young boy went home and said "dad, I know the truth" and his dad gave him ten dollars and told him not to tell anyone 'the truth'. <BR> <BR> He then went to his mother, " Mom, I know the truth” he said. <BR> <BR> "Please don't tell your dad" she said and gave him twenty dollars. <BR... Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:44:48 EST Complete Serenity Prayer. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5948320 God grant me the serenity <BR> to accept the things I cannot change; <BR> courage to change the things I can; <BR> and wisdom to know the difference. <BR> Living one day at a time; <BR> Enjoying one moment at a time; <BR> Accepting hardships as the pathway to peace; <BR> Taking, as He did, this sinful world as it is, <BR> not as I would have it; <BR> Trusting that He will make all things right <BR> if I surrender to His Will; <BR> That I may be reasonably happy in this life <BR> an... Sat, 20 Jun 2015 19:26:44 EST SECRET TO A LONG HAPPY LIFE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5947341 Men Vs Women Jokes <BR> <BR> <BR> A woman walked up to a little old man rocking in a chair on his porch. "I couldn't help noticing how happy you look," she said. "What's your secret for a long happy life?" <BR> <BR> "I smoke three packs of cigarettes a day," he said. "I also drink a case of whiskey a week, eat fatty foods, and never exercise." <BR> <BR> "That's amazing," said the woman, "how old are you?" <BR> <BR> "Twenty-six," he said. <BR> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:15:31 EST LATER IS NEVER. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5945161 Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday. <BR> - Napoleon Hill <BR> <BR> If you do something today, it is done. If you say, "I'll do it tomorrow," you are likely to put it off another day, and another day, until Later becomes Never. <BR> <BR> Choose! If it's worth doing, do it today. If it's not worth doing today, save yourself a lot of worry and regret by choosing to permanently erase it from your to-d... Sun, 14 Jun 2015 20:35:21 EST The Wrath Of God http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5943089 <BR> <BR> A Preacher decides to skip Sunday services and go to the golf course to hit a few... <BR> <BR> When he gets there, he discovers there isn't anybody else around, and he has the entire course to himself.. <BR> <BR> But he does have witnesses... It seems God and Jesus are keeping an eye on him, and they don't approve of his church hooky-playing.. <BR> <BR> Look at that guy," Jesus says, "He should be in church instead of out there. C'mon, Dad, let me hit him with a lightning bolt ... Wed, 10 Jun 2015 19:31:19 EST DEATH WISH http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5936386 Death Wish <BR> <BR> A man lying on his deathbed called his lawyer, his doctor, and his pastor. <BR> <BR> "I am going to die tonight," and I want to prove that when you go to heaven you can take it all with you. <BR> <BR> So to my three most trusted friends, you three of course, I am leaving 50,000 dollars in these envelopes. <BR> <BR> When I die you must come to my funeral and put the envelopes in my coffin with me." <BR> <BR> The man handed the three men identical envelopes. <BR> <B... Fri, 29 May 2015 17:35:01 EST wanted $100 badly. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5935841 Little Billy wanted $100 badly and prayed for two weeks but nothing happened. <BR> <BR> Then he decided to write God a letter requesting the $100. When the postal authorities received the letter addressed to God, USA, they decided to send it to President Bush. <BR> <BR> The President was so impressed, touched, and amused that he instructed his secretary to send Billy a $5.00 bill. <BR> <BR> President Bush thought this would appear to be a lot of money to a little boy. <BR> <BR> Billy was ... Thu, 28 May 2015 18:10:27 EST YOUR HORSE CALLED http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5935301 A guy is reading his paper when his wife walks up behind him and smacks him on the back of the head with a frying pan. <BR> <BR> He asks, "What was that for?" <BR> <BR> She says, "I found a piece of paper in your pocket with 'Betty Sue' written on it." <BR> <BR> He says, "Jeez, honey, remember last week when I went to the track? 'Betty Sue' was the name of the horse I went there to bet on. <BR> She shrugs and walks away. Three days later he's reading his paper when she walks up behind him... Wed, 27 May 2015 17:55:08 EST The Eight Points of An Inspired Life http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5934739 The Eight Points of An Inspired Life work together to enable us to take charge of our life and make intentional choices for joyful living. <BR> <BR> <BR> • HONOR - I Honor My True Self <BR> <BR> <BR> • FORGIVENESS - I Forgive Myself and All Others with Compassion <BR> <BR> <BR> • GRATITUDE - I Receive ALL of Life with Thanksgiving <BR> <BR> <BR> • CHOICE - I CHOOSE with Open Mind and Open Heart <BR> <BR> <BR> • VISION - I Dream with Powerful Intention <BR> <BR> <BR> • ACTION - I A... Tue, 26 May 2015 20:00:25 EST I'll Sue! - Lawyer Jokes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5933577 <BR> <BR> An engineer dies and reports to the pearly gates. St. Peter checks his dossier and says, "Ah, you're an engineer — you're in the <BR> wrong place." <BR> <BR> So the engineer reports to the gates of hell and is let in. <BR> <BR> Pretty soon, the engineer gets dissatisfied with the level of comfort in hell, and starts designing and building improvements. <BR> After a while, they've got air conditioning, flush toilets and escalators, and the engineer is becoming a pretty popular ... Sun, 24 May 2015 17:33:34 EST First Time Flying - Airplane Jokes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5929799 <BR> <BR> Pilot: Have you ever flown in a small plane before? <BR> <BR> Passenger: No, I have not. <BR> <BR> Pilot: Well, here is some chewing gum. It will help to keep your ears from popping. <BR> <BR> Pilot (after the plane landed): Did the gum help? <BR> <BR> Passenger: Yep. It worked fine. The only trouble is I can't get the gum out of my ears <BR> Sun, 17 May 2015 20:25:15 EST Behind the Bush, Kid Jokes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5928774 <BR> <BR> A little girl was in church with her mother when she started feeling ill. "Mommy," she said, "can we leave now?" <BR> <BR> "No," her mother replied. <BR> <BR> "Well, I think I have to throw up!" <BR> <BR> "Then go out the front door and around to the back of the church and throw up behind a bush." After about 60 seconds the little girl returned to her seat. <BR> <BR> "Did you throw up?" Mom asked. <BR> <BR> "Yes." <BR> <BR> "How could you have gone all the way to the back of... Fri, 15 May 2015 18:40:48 EST Thank God for our Mothers. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5923650 <em>126</em> <em>184</em> <em>214</em> <em>87</em> <em>125</em> <em>375</em> <em>214</em> <BR> <BR> If life were without water, where would we be? <BR> If life were without mothers, <BR> There would be no you or me. <BR> We all need to take hold, of how precious life really is, <BR> and not take for granted the gift of love and the ability to give. <BR> Thank you to God for creating us all <BR> For giving us our mothers <BR> So we can stand proud and tall. <BR> H... Wed, 6 May 2015 11:26:42 EST I AM BACK HOME,AND VERY HAPPY TO BE HOME. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5920366 Hi everyone I am back home and as usual I am very happy to be home,and thanks to all who stop by my page with all your motivation and kind words,that was very nice of you all,the first two weeks it was raining with a lot of Mosquitoes was all over the place it rain on the the day of the Reunion but it turn out very very good,with over 150 family members and family friends,it was awesome everyone enjoy them self and was very happy to see each one. <BR> it was right on the deck of the bea... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:42:14 EST LEAVING TOMORROW FOR VACATION. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5901246 Good afternoon everyone,not sure I will get the time to do this blog tomorrow morning so I am doing it now,my vacation start tomorrow and I am going to Jamaica for one month possible two because DH said if he is up to it he may stay for two months,if not when we get back he is going to Greece,my Family Reunion will be on the 11th of April and I have everything ready,we will be having over 130 family members and that not all,and we may get more but I am looking forward to meet all the young o... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:47:17 EST Just a little Laugh. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5896596 I'd like to be eight again. <BR> <BR> A man asked his wife what she'd like for her birthday. <BR> <BR> "I'd like to be eight again..." she replied. <BR> <BR> On the morning of her birthday, he arose early, made her a nice big bowl of Coco Pops, and then took her off to the local theme park. <BR> <BR> What a day! He put her on every ride in the park: the Death Slide, the Wall of Fear, the Screaming Monster Roller Coaster, every thing there was. <BR> <BR> Five hours later she staggered... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:55:47 EST You’re Always There for Me http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5888854 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/0/l101129439.jpg"> <BR> <BR> When the world comes crashing in <BR> And chaos rules my mind, <BR> I turn my heart to you, Lord, <BR> And pure, sweet peace I find. <BR> <BR> You lift me out of trouble <BR> You comfort me in pain; <BR> You nourish, heal and cleanse me, <BR> Like cool, refreshing rain. <BR> <BR> In times of joy and bliss, <BR> When things are going right, <BR> You lift me even higher, <BR> And fill me with delight. <BR> <BR> Yo... Sat, 7 Mar 2015 19:11:21 EST IT WAS NO FUN ON THE CRUISE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5885789 Hi everyone this is my second blog the first one get eaten by the gremlins so I write another one,first I just want to say thanks to all who leave motivational support and Goodies on my page I am very much appreciate every minute of them all, <BR> so the cruise was very nice,very clean ship <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/3/5/l352239059.jpg"> and all the staff are very nice,the food was very good and I think I eat too much,I know I gain a few pounds but that is okay I can wor... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:45:14 EST JUST BECAUSE. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5878297 Just Because <BR> <BR> <BR> Just because I have never done drugs, doesn't mean I'm not cool. <BR> Just because I am a virgin, doesn't make me lame. <BR> Just because I'm not a fighter, doesn't mean I'm weak. <BR> Just because I am not a party girl, doesn't mean I can't hang. <BR> Just because I get good grades, doesn't mean I'm a nerd. <BR> Just because teachers like me, doesn't mean I am teachers pet. <BR> Just because I am not a rebel, doesn't mean I'm scared. <BR> Just because I am quiet... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:07:33 EST JUST ONE. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5873610 Just One <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/0/l2071196291.jpg"> <BR> <BR> One song can spark a moment, <BR> One flower can wake the dream <BR> One tree can start a forest, <BR> One bird can herald spring. <BR> <BR> One smile begins a friendship, <BR> One handclasp lifts a soul. <BR> One star can guide a ship at sea, <BR> One word can frame the goal <BR> <BR> One vote can change a nation, <BR> One sunbeam lights a room <BR> One candle wipes out darkness, <BR> One l... Wed, 11 Feb 2015 05:12:38 EST BE THE BEST THAT YOU CAN BE. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5872251 Be The Best That You Can Be <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/2/5/l253640152.jpg"> <BR> At one time or another, <BR> We've all heard these inspirational words. <BR> Be the best that you can be, <BR> And you'll fly just like the birds. <BR> <BR> Fly as high as you can see, <BR> And you'll accomplish all. <BR> Be the best that you can be, <BR> And you'll be twice as tall. <BR> <BR> Walking high above the rest, <BR> You're confidence will grow. <BR> Be the best that yo... Mon, 9 Feb 2015 05:45:43 EST Give thanks for the little things in life. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5870339 <em>304</em> <em>304</em> <em>304</em> <BR> <BR> Little Things in Life <BR> <BR> Too often we don't realize <BR> what we have until it is gone; <BR> Too often we wait too late to say <BR> "I'm sorry - I was wrong" <BR> <BR> Sometimes it seems we hurt the ones <BR> we hold dearest to our hearts; <BR> And we allow foolish things <BR> to tear our lives apart <BR> <BR> Far too many times we let <BR> unimportant things into our minds; <BR> And then it's usually too late <BR> to see w... Thu, 5 Feb 2015 22:19:31 EST Send Us An Angel http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5852113 Send Us An Angel <BR> <BR> <BR> Ever mess up and can't fix your mistake <BR> Only have one friend, cause they're too hard to make <BR> Ever feel alone, by yourself in the world <BR> sit in bed at night as your brain starts to twirl <BR> ever been hurt so bad that you can't recover <BR> no one to talk to <BR> not a friend sister or brother <BR> all you got left to do is pray <BR> pray for a better way. <BR> cause when life gives you trouble, what can you do? <BR> pray that god sends an angel... Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:05:12 EST Mistakes are not Failure http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5850547 Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on. <BR> Being defeated is often a temporary condition. <BR> Giving up is what makes it permanent. <BR> Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes. <BR> Success is not final, failure is not fatal. <BR> It is the courage to continue that counts. <BR> There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so. <BR> Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. <BR> Obstacles are those frightful... Fri, 9 Jan 2015 18:31:05 EST Happy Happy New Year,Peace and Blessing http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5842281 May the new year Bring these wishes to all of you Warmth of love, comfort for your home,Joy for your children,Company and support of family and friends,A caring heart that accepts and treats all human beings equally,Enrichment of knowledge and Richness of diversity,Courage to seek n speak the truth,Even if it means standing alone,Hopes and dreams of a just world and The desire to make it happen,A light to guide your path Helping hands to strengthen unity Serenity and peace within your mi... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 20:34:12 EST What Christmas is Really about http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5838082 What Christmas Is Really About <BR> <BR> Frantic shoppers crowd the stores, <BR> Buying up bargains by the score. <BR> Do they know the meaning of Christmas? <BR> It's difficult to tell for sure. <BR> <BR> Christmas isn't a race to see <BR> How many gifts that you can buy. <BR> It's not about cooking a ham, <BR> Or about baking pumpkin pie. <BR> <BR> It isn't about hanging lights, <BR> Or visiting Santa at the mall. <BR> No it really isn't about <BR> Any of those things at all. <BR> <BR> ... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 19:00:12 EST Jesus Is The Reason http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5832246 Jesus Is The Reason <BR> <BR> In Bethlehem, God gave to us <BR> The source of Christmas joy; <BR> A star shown on a miracle: <BR> The virgin birth of a boy. <BR> <BR> He was born both God and man, <BR> A Savior for us all, <BR> The way to get to our heavenly home, <BR> If we just heed His call. <BR> <BR> So as we shop and spend and wrap <BR> And enjoy the Christmas season, <BR> Let's keep in mind the sacred truth: <BR> Jesus is the reason. <BR> Thanks for reading my blog,and I wis... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 06:26:53 EST FACE FALLING. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5829875 Even if you fall on your face you’re still moving forward. <BR> <BR> This is true because if you’re afraid to fail you won’t make any progress and there is only progress or regress, there’s no standing still. You’re either moving forward or you’re moving backward. You always want to keep forward momentum, even if that involves falling on your face. You’ll learn from the experience and be able to apply that to future challenges, potentially avoiding future face-falling. When you don’t attempt... Mon, 8 Dec 2014 20:07:04 EST THE TREASURES IN YOU. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5829253 The Treasures In You <BR> <BR> <BR> There are treasures in life, but owners are few <BR> Of money and power to buy things brand new <BR> Yet you can be wealthy and feel regal too, <BR> If you will just look for the treasures in you. <BR> <BR> These treasures in life are not hard to find <BR> When you look in your heart, your soul, and your mind. <BR> For when you are willing to share what's within, <BR> Your fervent search for riches will end. <BR> <BR> The joy and the laughter, the s... Sun, 7 Dec 2014 20:13:03 EST BE YOURSELF. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5828749 Be Yourself <BR> <BR> <BR> Why would you want to be someone else <BR> When you could be better by being yourself <BR> Why pretend to be someone you are not <BR> When you have something they haven't got <BR> <BR> Cheating yourself of the life you have to live <BR> Deprives others of that only which you can give <BR> You have much more to offer by being just you <BR> Than walking around in someone else's shoes <BR> <BR> Trying to live the life of another is a mistake <BR> It is a masquerad... Sat, 6 Dec 2014 19:11:39 EST I am Thankful for so many things. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5823498 Lord, I'm thankful for so many things <BR> <BR> as this day of 'thanks' draws near. <BR> <BR> It seems the list much longer grows <BR> <BR> with every passing year. <BR> <BR> <em>428</em> <em>428</em> <BR> <BR> I've told you, Lord, so often <BR> <BR> how grateful I am to you, <BR> <BR> For listening to my prayers, Lord <BR> <BR> And answering as you do. <BR> <BR> So I thank you for my husband <BR> <BR> a man that's truly rare; <BR> <BR> Someone so perfect for me <BR> <BR> I... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:56:14 EST UPDATE ON MY GRANDSON. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5822642 Good morning everyone,this is just a short update on my Grandson he was born yesterday weigh 8 lbs 11 ounces, so the mother was trying to have natural birth but every time she try to push the baby heart rate drop and the Dr say that is not good so they give her C Section,she was doing fine but they took the baby immediately to do some test on him but they don't get the Result back as yet so I am waiting on that,I don't know his name as yet and haven't see any pic as yet either,Thanks for s... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:07:57 EST I Believe In Peace; I Believe In Mercy. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5818705 <BR> Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart. <BR> <BR> <BR> I don't think of all the misery <BR> but of the beauty that still remains. <BR> <BR> <BR> When we are no longer able to change a situation - <BR> we are challenged to change ourselves. <BR> <BR> I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. <BR> I just wish he didn't trust me so much. <BR> <BR> <BR> Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared <BR> believe that something... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 05:10:42 EST I AM A FISHER WOMAN. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5817898 Hi everyone, I am home and always happy to be home, I could not get to check in at Spark People because the internet services was very bad but I was thinking about you all, and I thank each and everyone for all your prayers and well wishes for my self and my family,I tried several times but could not log on so I just give up,I had a wonderful time in the Keys,I did some Fishing catch plenty of fish and very happy with my self,I also did a lot of walking too,we went out on a boat it was Sev... Sun, 16 Nov 2014 19:30:28 EST I AM SO TIRED, http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5815083 Hi everyone,just get the chance to sit down and do some sparking,I am so tired you would not believe it,I was up at 4:30 am did not get a good night sleep, went to the gym at 5:45 am get a good workout,then I have to get to the rental apartment because the moving truck comes at 9 am then when I get there and was there waiting at 10 am they call and said that they can't find the place and I gave them the right address,anyway they finally fine where I am, its a big wall unit about 12 feet lon... Tue, 11 Nov 2014 18:44:28 EST PLEASE SAY A PRAYER FOR MY UNBORN GRANDSON. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5814406 Hi everyone,I don't remember if I mention this before,but I expect my first Grandson around Thanksgiving time I don't know the date as yet, but I just get a call from my Son today telling me that the unborn baby have a Cyst on his brain and the mother have to see the doctor two times a week,I just heard about it today,I did not know that things can happen like that,now I am very worried about the baby,and the Mother because that is her first child,and this will be my son second, <BR> so p... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 18:38:18 EST Choices - We All Make Them http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5807647 <BR> Choices <BR> <BR> We all make them everyday. Some are good, and some are not so good. You can surrender your destiny to the desires of others, or you can make your own. The point is that we can make choices that help us to move forward through adversity, or we may make choices that assist others to move beyond or through some of life's issues. <BR> "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved. <BR> <B... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:43:31 EST TAKE ONE STEP AT A TIME http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5807032 Take One Step At A Time <BR> <BR> We do not develop anything with one giant step. No matter who you are, or what you do, each one of us had had to take a lot of individual steps to accomplish a task, a job, a career, or even a hobby. Each step serves to move us forward even if it is an inch at a time. The people who have succeeded in any walk of life have had to take steps over and over again to get where they are whether that being a doctor who learned to apply their skills after many years... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:42:01 EST Never diminish yourself. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5803557 You didn't get stamped out of a mold. You aren't a "black person" or a "white person," a "fat person" or a "skinny person," a "bad person" or a "good person." You are a highly complex human being with emotions, beliefs, capabilities. Each day you face challenges to your health, relationships, finances, and world-view -- and every day you respond to those challenges in ways which are unique to you. <BR> <BR> Honor and love all of your unique self. Never diminish yourself with self-applied lab... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:24:41 EST STAY AWAY FROM ANGER. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5802226 Stay away from Anger.. <BR> It hurts ..Only You! <BR> <BR> If you are right then there is no need to get angry, <BR> And if you are wrong then you don't have any right to get angry. <BR> Patience with family is love, <BR> Patience with others is respect. <BR> Patience with self is confidence and Patience with GOD is faith. <BR> Never Think Hard about the PAST, It brings Tears... <BR> Don't think more about the FUTURE, It brings Fear... <BR> Live this Moment with a Smile,It ... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:56:04 EST