PRINCESSPP's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=PRINCESSPP PRINCESSPP'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/ Tuesdays' Tasties http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5972243 Smoothie for the ride to work made with Almond milk. OJ, banana, frozen strawberries, chia seeds, protien powder and baking soda <BR> 945... hungry... babybel light <BR> 1130... not really hungry but cucumber and 2 sticks of WW string cheese <BR> 230... not hungry ...grapes <BR> 615...hungry ...peanuts waiting for dinner <BR> 6:30ish ...Pork chop, steak fries and broccoli, one dinner roll <BR> <BR> I ordered the 2 pork chop plate, and now I have one for tomorrow, because it will be a runni... Tue, 4 Aug 2015 22:07:02 EST Tuesday is only Monday's evil sister ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5971833 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/37f597e4-ccf1-4f10-bdce-4185fadbfc41.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by and visit .. :) No - I really don't hate mornings .. THIS morning maybe .. but not normally ... I just thought that picture was cute .. :) <BR> <BR> I have NO idea where this blog is going this morning .. so let's just "let it flow" .. blah blah blah blah ... <BR> <BR> Yesterday was a good day, but mom was having some eye surgery, and unfortunately... Tue, 4 Aug 2015 07:50:11 EST Monday's Magnificient Munchies !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5971656 Smoothie for the ride to work <BR> Almond milk. OJ, frozen banana, frozen strawberries, chia seeds, protein powder <BR> <BR> 9:50.. cherries, 1 stick hot pepper cheese <BR> <BR> 1215...not really hungry..2 sticks of cheese (saving grapes for afternoon snack) <BR> <BR> 200... grapes 2 cups <BR> <BR> 530...pizza <BR> Frozen grapes for dessert <BR> And the last of my cinnamon almonds.. <BR> <BR> Wasn't really hungry all day .. had things on my mind .. My mom was having some eye surgery, and... Mon, 3 Aug 2015 21:27:09 EST And Monday -- you show your ugly face again .... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5971228 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/084a4bfd-7bb0-4cb5-8b4f-e4b6fb140d6b.jpg"> <BR> <BR> BRING IT ON !!!! (once I wake up and have my coffee .. lol) ... <BR> <BR> I had a WONDERFUL Sunday .. I met hubby up at our area casino, because he was staying there overnight .. (but it was in my name .. :) ) and got home just as the storms that hit Wisconsin were passing .. Okay -- that's my blog .. that was my day. Have a good one .. lol .. Nawwwww You know that I can't just drop it ... Mon, 3 Aug 2015 07:54:45 EST Happy Sunday to you !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5970655 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e49072c8-601e-47a6-8c54-30dd5d485f28.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Happy Sunday to you !!!! <BR> <BR> I had the most WONDERFUL Saturday yesterday !!!! <BR> <BR> I met an old friend for lunch ... My puppy club boss, and I haven't seen her for a few months, and haven't had a chance to actually sit and talk for about a year .. We went out for Chinese .. it wasn't the buffet that we were looking for .. :( The place that we were going to go always had a smal... Sun, 2 Aug 2015 08:42:59 EST Are you a soda drinker ?? ? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5970196 <link>https://www.yahoo.com/health/what-on<BR>e-can-of-coke-does-to-your-body-in-onl<BR>y-one-125354269592.html?soc_src=unv-sh<BR>&soc_trk=fb </link> <BR> <BR> This was referenced on another site I read on .. and it sounded interesting .. <BR> <BR> For those soda drinkers out there .. I'm happy -- I've gone from a 12 pack a day (in my younger years) .. to a treat .. 1-2 cans/bottles a week .. <BR> <BR> Really something to think about .... (and it has some interesting offshoot articles... Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:50:16 EST Good morning .. it's a sore Saturday ... *sigh* http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5970164 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/01c31c61-23cf-46b9-b4d2-4d4b39045e07.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning from an ouchy Sally this morning .. :) <BR> <BR> Yesterday was a GREAT day .. nary a sole came into my side of the office, and I got myself into trouble .. :) Never leave me alone too long ... I get bored, and find things to do .. lol lol .. <BR> <BR> It's my cohort's in crime's 50'th birthday this weekend .. so I just decorated her desk ... of course AFTER I finished everyt... Sat, 1 Aug 2015 08:49:35 EST Good morning .. Friday is here !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5969595 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bf6669c1-f621-4a98-add3-d3c23af27fda.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to those that stop by and visit .. :) <BR> <BR> I'm sitting here looking out my patio window, and thinking to myself .. What a GLORIOUS moon out there .. but it's not blue ?? All this hype of a "blue moon" being out for July 31 .. It's not blue .. ?? :( It is gloriously bright, and big, but normal yellow .. ?? That was a disappointment .. lol .. Does anyone know why it's call... Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:20:06 EST Thursdays Thuper Eats .. :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5969390 Didn't feel like "packing" anything this morning .. so stopped at the grocery store on the way to work .. Saved myself .. :) <BR> <BR> B...8:30...yogurt parfay strawberries and granola... <BR> <BR> 10:30...not really hungry but 1 big flower of cauliflower and 1 stick habenaro cheese... (wake up the tastebuds ...lol) <BR> <BR> 12:00.. endamame salad with spinach, chickpeas, black beans, and I think quinoa and cranberry or grape pieces, with sesameginger dressing... <BR> <BR> 2:15..carrot,... Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:42:27 EST Thursday is here .. only 1 more day till the weekend !!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5969046 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f4e5d756-e253-47a2-871c-c576c6552cad.png"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my old and new friends that stop by to visit !!!! :) <BR> <BR> Puppy still not feeling good .. :( I can't wait till this weather breaks, and her little system goes back to normal .. but it is what it is .. Her personality is still fine, but it seems to not have communication with her belly .. lol lol lol .. I think it will be a double Kayo day .. see if that will work .. *s... Thu, 30 Jul 2015 07:42:37 EST Wednesday's wacky eats .. :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5968832 Wednesday 072915 <BR> <BR> 7:30 ride to work .. Smoothie, with almond milk, strawberries, protien powder, baking soda <BR> <BR> 9:30 .. cucumbers, and 1 stick habinero cheese <BR> <BR> 10:30 -- string cheese <BR> <BR> 12:00 .. Green salad, with mushrooms, jicama, black olives, craisins, endomame, with parmesian peppercorn dressing. <BR> <BR> 2:00 .. cherry plum, Babybel light cheese <BR> <BR> 6:00 dinner ... grapes <BR> Fried chicken from the grocery .. <BR> Dessert -- 25 cinnamon al... Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:15:05 EST Good morning .. it's Wednesday ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5968445 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/86ac7824-1e21-483c-9179-ef2957f8e78a.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by for my coffee clutch .. :) <BR> <BR> First off ... I PASSED ALL MY TESTS AT THE DOCTOR ... !!!! My breathing problems stem from the bad air in the Wisconsin area .. See .. studying DOES pay off !!!! :) <BR> <BR> BUT it was the strangest strangest doctors appointment I think I've ever had .. Dr B was REALLY off the mark .. He came in, put his comput... Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:40:15 EST Tuesdays Treats http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5968426 Tuesday 072815 (Doc appointment so eating will be mixed up) <BR> <BR> Found a blog regarding "digestion of different foods" .. and BLING!! popped into my head something doc had told me in the past .. fruits should be eaten by themselves on an empty stomach .. otherwise they can cause digestive problems .. (so far I haven't had the problem .. ) Or maybe that's what causes my IBS most times ..?? I'll have to watch that .. <BR> <BR> <link>www.fitzeefoods.com/fruit-digestion-<BR>proper-eatin... Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:58:03 EST Good morning --- it's TUESDAY !!! :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5967820 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/42884f03-8e6e-447d-a0ca-091a73d5df71.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by .. <BR> <BR> Doctor this morning, so thankfully I can take my time a bit today .. I am holding onto the idea that this is just because I'm hauling around my weight .. Yup -- that's what it will be .. I can do this .. Heck -- I used to get this way with school tests too .. face it .. I'm just NOGOOD with tests .. lol lol lol .. <BR> <BR> Really hur... Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:33:51 EST My Monday Munchies 072715 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5967798 Monday 072715 <BR> <BR> ??? Back to my question of fruits and vegetables being digested differently .. If fruits are so high in calories; why does WW make (most of) them "free" ?? Unless they have changed in the last 2 years, I remember not having to count fruits ?? <BR> <BR> But if grapes are 200 calories for 2 cups ... that would add up ?? wouldn't it .. UNLESS the digestive process was different ... <BR> <BR> Smoothie for bfast with Chia seeds, almond milk, frozen strawberries, honey,... Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:45:57 EST The weekend is over .. I have a new proposition !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5967247 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bf141601-e7b3-40b7-b519-41f1f05e2377.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by and visit .. <BR> <BR> I am making a formal proposition .. I think the week should change to Wednesday to Tuesday .. Making Tuesday and Wednesday the weekend !!! That would make Monday's less hated, and the last day till the weekend !!! Doesn't that sound doable .. and don't use the logic that says that Thursday would turn into the dreaded first day ... Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:27:25 EST Sally's Sunday Eats 072615 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5967233 Sunday 072615 eats <BR> <BR> Bfast 8:30 = Cucumber (60) and 3 slices of cheese (P) (270) <BR> <BR> Snack 10:18 - 2 cups frozen grapes (200) <BR> <BR> Lunch = Apple (62) with peanut butter (P)(200) <BR> <BR> PM Snack - by moms house 2:30=1/2 bagel w/strawberry and ruhbarb <BR> <BR> Dinner = Endomame w/seasalt (220) and Pork Quesideas (unknown count but "P") <BR> dessert - 2 cups frozen grapes (200) <BR> <BR> I added the approximate calorie counts for the snacks (the PM snack and pork qu... Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:46:11 EST Sunday -- The weekend is almost over .. :( http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5966766 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d985a91f-4016-48bd-bf71-2a6e8842331e.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my coffee clutch friends that stop by and visit ... <BR> <BR> I have started something new starting today .. for MY benefit, and maybe for others .. <BR> <BR> I have started a food blog for each day .. Instead of putting it in here .. (for my benefit) .. I'm putting my eats in a separate blog .. This is the first day so hoping my "second" blog won't kick out my first blog... Sun, 26 Jul 2015 08:43:04 EST Starting new .. My eats each day .. Saturday July 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5966747 I am on a new eating mission and so far in the last 2 weeks, I have learned, making booboo's and having successes ... My doctor has been trying to get me to eat 5-6 small "meals" each day ... I grew up in the brainform of 3 meals a day .. so after 57 years .. it's tough to change the mindset. My first week didn't really work, because I forgot to add "protein (P)" to my snacks .. and made me ravenous .. but once I got to the second week, I started adding just a touch of protein to my "meals" ... Sun, 26 Jul 2015 08:02:10 EST It's Saturday ... and I am ouching .. but happy !!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5966375 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e7cbcd8a-a1ea-45c1-824e-429cc557013c.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by and visit !!! <BR> <BR> Ooooo we're moving really slow this morning .. but we're moving !!!! But I had sooo much fun yesterday !!!! I was on one of the cash registers, and I think if I was serving I wouldn't be hurting as much today .. because I could keep moving .. We are given stools, but there is no back support .. so pretty much I stood most of t... Sat, 25 Jul 2015 10:28:52 EST It's Germanfest Day !!!!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5965825 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1cf43d3f-c542-4373-a032-0040fc76d968.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by ... It's FRIDAY !!! YAY !!! Only working a half day today and then going down to Germanfest .. Have to run home and change my top and put my hair up .. but I have this afternoon OFF !!!! YAY ME !!!!! <BR> <BR> DRUMROLL PLEASE ..... <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/edbcb323-1e62-41ee-b4df-f203e3a49544.gif"> <BR> <BR> My official... Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:30:45 EST And again we find Thursday ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5965296 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b92a3b81-c139-432a-8b08-c9ff4f9f1709.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by for a visit .. <BR> <BR> I had a pretty good day yesterday, but came home to a sicky hubby .. :( He had a case of the shivers .. and while I can help him, I usually don't because he never wants to take my help .. When I came to bed last night, he rolled over, and I asked him if he wanted another blanket .. and he said no .. When he got up this mornin... Thu, 23 Jul 2015 07:40:09 EST Wednesday is here .. and today is the day !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5964756 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d12e073f-514a-487b-9553-6d2165e3e4ef.jpg"> <BR> <BR> First off .. since I have a little time .. we'll clean up your screen so you can see my blog for the day better .. :) <BR> <BR> I have the windows open again, and it's another beautiful day out there ... (for another day or so) ... Friday is now saying mid 80's and build up of humidery .. :( .. Oh well .. what happens happens .. Germanfest will go on no matter what .. but they did take th... Wed, 22 Jul 2015 08:19:32 EST And Monday is done and over .... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5964183 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6c8f0537-1ad0-47f9-bfcb-e169deac4110.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by ..... <BR> <BR> The weather is nice enough that I can open up the windows and get some fresh air in here today .. the high is supposed to be upper 70's, and no rain ... YAY !!! I'm sad though .. because now they are forcasting rain for Friday -- "but not until after 8:00 pm .." .. which is fine, because my Germanfest shift ends at 8 .. but since when ... Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:24:02 EST It's Monday once again !!! :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5963586 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/505742eb-01ce-4aab-b4e4-b7a3f3b7c25b.jpg"> <BR> <BR> We're going to give this another try .. :) Uploading personal pictures ... Aaaaand it WORKED !!! :) Bwaaahaaahaahaahaaa .. :) <BR> <BR> It was a critter filled Saturday ... From Chippies to Vultures .. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f8b8d7e4-3b89-4578-9ae2-090c96ee51d2.jpg"> <BR> <BR> (aaaand my upload worked again !!!! :) YAY !!! <em>224</em> ) <BR> <BR... Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:00:51 EST Good morning Saturday is finally here !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5962645 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f1429327-d6fd-4f17-bc0b-f0c027017e43.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Pretty much the way I feel .. lol but sitting here enjoying my glass of iced coffee, with my ceiling fan on and my feet up ... NOT having to watch the time .. OH YEAAA !!!! :) I love the NO CLOCK part !!! :) <BR> <BR> This has been on heck of a week, and I think it's all coming out today .. I am fighting with such a horrible bout of IBS ... A storm came through but thankfully it appears as... Sat, 18 Jul 2015 08:50:31 EST Running late this morning ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5962124 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e8197b02-4df2-4eb5-9295-4677ab89e6de.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Oooo bed felt too good this morning .. :) <BR> <BR> I had a great day yesterday and would not have changed it for the world .. well -- I would have changed work .. to NO work .. lol lol ...but even that went pretty well .. :) <BR> <BR> I got a note in my FB from a friend. She plays in a concert band, and they were having a free concert last night close to work .. So I went there after w... Fri, 17 Jul 2015 08:06:58 EST It's Thursday -- one more day till the weekend !!! :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5961579 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/de917e26-709e-478f-97df-86cd0bffb369.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to all that stop by and visit !!! <BR> <BR> Ooooo I am sore this morning .. It was a busy busy night at the dugout last night, and I'm very very proud of Marilyn .. She did AWESOME !!! and she really busted her butt !! Yes -- I had to say "do this or do that" but not as much as normal .. :) I think she's learned that she can't get away with just pointing out what needs to be do... Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:30:49 EST Good morning ... It's HUMP day !!!!! :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5961105 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c2b64608-f269-4e3d-8296-041a2c625841.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning .. it's Wednesday .. Downhill from here !!! :) <BR> <BR> I have a lazy morning today -- because my doc appointment that I messed up on Monday was rescheduled for today !!! at 10:30 .. Thankfully I caught my booboo on Monday just as I left home .. or it would have been an hour drive for "nothing" ..DUMMY ME !!! lol lol lol <BR> <BR> BUT -- it's Wednesday and all downhill from... Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:53:23 EST It's much better day today !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5960532 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/caae27ae-7671-49e6-94f6-ab5d1b4100fb.jpg"> <BR> <BR> First day jitters are done and over with ... <BR> <BR> I got my brain back about mid morning .. and re-called my doctors office to double check my time that I re-set up with Amy yesterday morning, when I MISSED my appointment *sigh* .. That will mess my brain up horribly .. I am ANAL when it comes to my appointments and when I mess up .. it throws me for a loop really bad .. So once my head... Tue, 14 Jul 2015 07:56:33 EST And it's back to work day ... :( http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5959971 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/278a7746-5a0c-4960-b9d5-8ec8ae74466c.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning .. it's been a bad night .. :( Could not turn off my brain last night, and woke up early with storms this morning .. Sooooo my first day back at work is going to be coffee driven .. <BR> <BR> Yes -- I am nervous about going in today .. my cohort in crime has "kept me up to speed" with the goings on .. *sigh* .. One of our salesmen were taken away in an ambulance because he fel... Mon, 13 Jul 2015 08:49:59 EST Officially the last day of vacation ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5959493 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5e64efd2-fcd7-4378-b605-8a97bc7013df.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Has nothing to do with the blog .. but wanted an AWWWWW picture to start my sad day .. :( lol lol <BR> <BR> I have had the most wonderful week !!! Yesterday we went to the neighborhood Lions festival; and watched the Tractor pulls .. LOVE IT !!!! Noisy beyond noisy, but really cool to watch !!!! :) The weather was surprisingly nice .. The humidity was down a bit, the sun was out, and ther... Sun, 12 Jul 2015 10:00:13 EST Practice retirement is almost over ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5958953 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ddda7180-4f17-4d30-b982-d2dec5ec4a48.jpg"> <BR> <BR> And yesterday I finally hit my brick wall .. We were walking around Bastille days, and all of a sudden I started sweating profusely, and couldn't cool down no matter what I did ... I was soaked by the time I got back to the car .. :( and it took me a couple hours after I got home to cool down .. which is weird, because the breeze was cool downtown .. We had our pizza and then went to the fai... Sat, 11 Jul 2015 08:54:47 EST Sad day today ... last day officially of vacation .. :( http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5958521 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/95d4d9e4-d0a9-479d-a01e-6b0c82724cc6.jpg"> <BR> <BR> But it has been a wonderful week. I didn't get to post yesterday because we were on the road very early yesterday .. He allowed me to take a shower, and get dressed ... lol lol .. Trust me .. he's been like a little kid this week, and I would not have changed it for the world !!! I have had the most wonderful week. <BR> <BR> I am also very happy .. with my eating being all over the boar... Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:39:02 EST I'm sad today ... I'm giving funeral services to my coffee maker .. :( http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5957406 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4076db12-c081-4e99-a7f8-4a5a1d59cdec.jpg"> <BR> <BR> I had to bring out my old faithful Mr Coffee .. 20 years old or so .. and saved for those times when I have to assembly line my coffee making for get togethers .. :) Well -- he came through for me after my initial panic !!! So the search for a coffee maker is to begin .. :) <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6dad10ac-cdba-4355-92af-50b8bd313cce.jpg"> <BR> <BR> I ha... Wed, 8 Jul 2015 08:57:04 EST Good morning -- it's a rainy Tuesday !! ..9:00 update .. sun is out ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5956798 and it's in the upper 60's ... house is open, and I hear the birds singing !!! :) <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5471ba43-13b2-4953-ba1c-c2b5247fe8be.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Nothing special about that picture except Cuteness overload !!! :) <BR> <BR> Good morning to all that stop by and visit. <BR> <BR> I had my quiet day yesterday... got my laundry caught up, got my house cleaned up, and well .. did the final clean up of "puppy nervousness" from the weekend ... *sig... Tue, 7 Jul 2015 08:07:47 EST A FUN weekend is over ... :( http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5956226 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/495e55a1-d9ce-49fd-bda6-9df8f580d7e2.jpg"> <BR> <BR> But I'm still on vacation !!!!! <BR> <BR> Oh my goodness .. I had a wonderful weekend!!!! <BR> <BR> Saturday was beautiful weather. We were up and on the road by 5ish, and traveled around the state .. 450 miles !!! Every year one of the casino tribes do a "passport" .. where you play to get (this year) 25 points on your card, and you get free money .. starting at $10... and the last cas... Mon, 6 Jul 2015 07:58:24 EST This is my blog for Saturday !! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5955114 Happy 4th to all my friends that stop by .. <em>283</em> <em>232</em> <BR> <BR> Hubby told me we were going to hit the road early tomorrow for our fun road trip .. so I won't be able to come in here in the morning .. :) <BR> <BR> Looking so forward to it .. and will be having fun !!! <BR> <BR> Wishing everyone a great day !! and success in everything you do !!! <BR> <BR> In closing .. I give you a "boop" ... :) <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c91d9fc7-... Fri, 3 Jul 2015 22:12:23 EST And the week comes to a climax ........ http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5954837 AND I AM ON V A C A T I O N !!!!!!! <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6d762ea7-378a-4d6a-8cd5-ff3e498554ba.jpg"> <BR> <BR> HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY !!!!! :) <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ec85f9bb-1347-4954-b58f-a3b1775a354c.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by .. :) <BR> <BR> Happy 4th of July weekend ... I hope everyone has a safe and fun weekend !!! <BR> <BR> Yesterday was a good day .. I got a lot done, a... Fri, 3 Jul 2015 09:09:40 EST It's finally MY Friday !!! :) Welcome to Thursday !!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5954310 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/a0734944-d076-4a26-9184-8812e5b499b9.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning .. <BR> <BR> It ended up a great day yesterday .. finally the phone episodes are over .. we FINALLY had 2 techs there at the same time .. the reseller, and the phone company, and within 2 hours we had ALL of our phones and faxes back ..and where they belonged . .. So stupid .. After 4 days of fighting with them, this could have been solved in 2 hours .. *sitting here shaking m... Thu, 2 Jul 2015 07:46:36 EST It's Wednesday and slowly life is coming back to normal again !!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5953735 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c89094df-16ae-4df0-99a2-87b42347c420.jpg"> <BR> <BR> And the saga continues .. but my cohort in crime took the phone situation over, and thanks to her persistence, we are now from 1 line and 1 fax .. back to 6 lines and 1 fax .. One of the fax numbers totally crashed into oblivion somewhere .. the 7th phone line is connected to our other fax, and the 7th line on our tripping phone lines is where is stops .. no 7th (because it's connected to ou... Wed, 1 Jul 2015 07:33:30 EST It's Tuesday ... what does today have in store for me .. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5953173 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/91572fe1-fbf2-4152-9116-1c28b510c258.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning .. It's Tuesday .. only (thank GOD) 3 more days in this week (including today) ... <BR> <BR> Yesterday was a horrid day .. I spent my drive home crying I was so upset. We did a phone changeover on Friday, and EVERYTHING has gone wrong, including my boss bailing, and letting my assistant and I trying to fix it .. The service company that set us up is worthless .. telling us th... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:14:43 EST Good morning .. It's Monday .. 3 more days 3 more days 3 more days .. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5952582 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7972f17b-86b4-4a28-bdea-cf96b010e84c.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Now .. even though it's Monday .. you have to admit .. having a box of kitties makes you smile !!! :) <BR> <BR> My day was wonderful yesterday... I had a quiet morning ... (hubby was off on his road trip), and went over to visit mom for a few hours .. I hadn't seen her for 2 weeks, and it was great having a mommy fix !!! :) I took my first flowers over to her house that I'm making up .. th... Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:40:29 EST Good morning .. it's SUNDAY !!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5952125 4 more days till V A C A T I O N !!!!!!!!!!!! SOOOO can't wait !!!! <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4e3b9b18-6fe9-4d22-9b34-706a540a7b05.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to my friends that stop by !!! :) <BR> <BR> What a way to start my quiet morning with my cup of coffee .. :) <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7af3bfc0-49c7-4857-8662-7a9bc4a45508.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Watching 2 older fawns play in my back yard .. Caught them just as they hear... Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:32:14 EST Good morning .. it's Saturday ... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951677 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/aa5057a0-f76f-43ee-98c1-a76e675b34b0.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning .. Whatcha Doin ??? <BR> <BR> Well -- yesterday went from okay to way down in the ditch really quick .. :( So in turn I am heavily contemplating going into the office this morning .. *sad face* ..We did a telephone changeover, and while it was a headache, found that our charge card machine does not like digital ... so we tried to hook it up to IP (internet) and it wasn't going ... Sat, 27 Jun 2015 08:08:30 EST IT IS FRIDDDAAAYYY !!!!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951184 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/142d654b-563b-4584-a5e2-ccd8ff80cd9a.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Blog in no connection to this picture .. I just thought it was adorable, and it makes me smile .. :) <BR> <BR> Smiling is a good thing !!!! <BR> <BR> Good morning to those that visit my blog today !!! :) <BR> <BR> My day off was absolutely wonderful .. I got a couple loads of laundry done, I went out to a mega yummy lunch with my boss (as my thank you for all my hard work on the new com... Fri, 26 Jun 2015 07:24:00 EST It's Thursday and I'm on a vacation day !!!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5950670 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e4e602cf-b9f3-4c8c-b6ff-2ec2dc33a353.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Did you ever feel like you were living life dangerously .. ?? That's what happened with everyone EVERYONE that came up to me with a problem by the end of the day yesterday .. This was just about my yesterday .. :) lol lol If you read my "comment" to yesterday's blog .. you will see I just wasn't my "happy" self .. lol lol lol <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4093f... Thu, 25 Jun 2015 07:41:49 EST Good morning Wednesday !!! All downhill from here !!! :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5950137 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/05c30c79-972a-4807-9f6a-749412e3bf00.png"> <BR> <BR> They say .. "third time is a charm" .. <BR> For some reason SP doesn't want me to post my blog this morning .. the first time my starting picture was too big, and it turned it sideways .. Delete .. Second one just vanished ?? Wednesday ate it !!! So hopefully this one will be able to be finished .. :) Er .. STARTED !!! lol lol lol ... <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/g... Wed, 24 Jun 2015 08:01:46 EST It's Tuesday .. The morning after the storms .. :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949591 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/24b30897-ee97-48da-a8b3-bbae849d210f.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Good morning to those that stop by and visit .. I know I know .. same picture as my main page .. but I just LOVE this photo .. :) It's so pretty !!!! <BR> <BR> Yesterday thankfully, wasn't as bad as the weather people were saying in my neighborhood. We only stayed on the edge of the storms .. and our power flickered a couple of times at the office. My battery backup kept kicking in, and... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 07:24:05 EST And Monday you shine your dirty little face again .. :) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949002 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6a9885c8-0db1-4180-917d-7350f37338b4.jpg"> <BR> <BR> I hate to see this weekend be gone. It was such a wonderful weekend !!! I spent as much as possible with hubby, and had a wonderful date weekend!!!! <BR> <BR> My daily weighin experiment is working .. and while I'm not going down .. I am holding solid .. So I'm happy about that ... Yesterday .. I knew we were going to be eating some stuff that "was not necessarily health friendly" .. So I... Mon, 22 Jun 2015 06:54:44 EST