PURPLE0906's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=PURPLE0906 PURPLE0906'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/ One-Minute Devotions- A PRECIOUS JEWEL http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6320208 One-Minute Devotions- A PRECIOUS JEWEL <BR> <BR> Friendship is a golden chain, the links are friends so dear, and like a rare and precious jewel, it's treasured more each year. <BR> <BR> He who covers over an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends. <BR> Proverbs 17:9 <BR> <BR> Today write a letter to someone - a letter of appreciation, greeting, congratulations, get well wishes, or cheer. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 07:26:03 EST One-Minute Devotions - LIFE'S PURPOSE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6319609 One-Minute Devotions - LIFE'S PURPOSE <BR> <BR> Everyone has his own little niche no matter how tiny or small, for every life has a purpose or we wouldn't be here at all. <BR> <BR> The Lord works out everything for his own ends. <BR> Proverbs 16:4 <BR> <BR> Today examine your talents and, whatever they are, use them to help someone in some way. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:25:28 EST One - Minute Devotions - KEEP ON SMILING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6319192 One - Minute Devotions - KEEP ON SMILING <BR> <BR> Just keep on smiling whatever betide you, secure in the knowledge God is always beside you. <BR> <BR> The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth. <BR> Psalm 145:18 <BR> <BR> Today maintain a happy expression and a cheerful attitude, knowing that God is with you. <BR> <BR> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:50:11 EST One - Minute Devotions - A BETTER DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6318656 One - Minute Devotions - A BETTER DAY <BR> <BR> God in His mercy looks down on us all, and though what we've done is so pitifully small, He makes us feel welcome to kneel down and pray for the chance to do better as we start a new day. <BR> <BR> Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. <BR> Psalm 51:1 <BR> <BR> Today strive to do better than yesterday. <BR> <BR> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:54:30 EST One - Minute Devotions - The Way to Happiness http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6318143 One - Minute Devotions - The Way to Happiness <BR> <BR> Happiness is only found in bringing it to others, and thinking of all folks we meet not as strangers, but as brothers. <BR> <BR> He who despises his neighbor sins, but blessed is he who is kind to the needy. <BR> Proverbs 14:21 <BR> <BR> Today increase your generosity and eliminate selfishness. Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:55:26 EST Update on Max - 2-17-2017 Pics http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6317922 This is the cat I took in that was injured and abandoned. <BR> He's had 2 vet visits and I will keep taking him to be checked on until he is completely healed. He did test positive for FIV but since no one wants to foster or adopt him, we are keeping him. It will take a while for his wounds to heal so he will be staying in one bedroom for a while, and then we will see how things go with the rest of the cats and dog. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7ca19b8a-2374-4... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:46:46 EST One - Minute Devotions - A Prayer for Patience http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6317914 One - Minute Devotions - A Prayer for Patience <BR> <BR> God, teach me to be patient, teach me to go slow - teach me how to wait on You when my way I do not know. <BR> <BR> A quick-tempered man does foolish things, and a crafty man is hated. <BR> Proverbs 14:17 <BR> <BR> Today pursue the quality of forbearance. Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:23:11 EST One - Minute Devotions - God's Miracles http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6317278 One - Minute Devotions - God's Miracles <BR> <BR> God's miracles are all around, within our sight and touch and sound. <BR> <BR> Shout with joy to God, all the earth! Sing the glory of his name; make his praise glorious! <BR> Psalm 66:1 , 2 <BR> <BR> Today take time to observe and appreciate God's amazing miracles. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:19:01 EST One-Minute Devotions - The Generous Heart http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6316846 One-Minute Devotions - The Generous Heart <BR> <BR> In the generous heart of loving, faithful friends, God in His charity and wisdom always sends a understanding and the power of perception and mixes these fine qualities with kindness and affection. <BR> <BR> Let Love and faithfulness never leave you. <BR> Proverbs 3:3 <BR> <BR> Today act with kindness at all times. Express your appreciation to those who serve in countless ways; the bus driver, the mailman, the school teacher, the paperboy... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:26:08 EST One - Minute Devotions - God's Help http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6316405 One - Minute Devotions - God's Help <BR> <BR> God's help never fails and how much we receive depends on how much our hearts can believe. <BR> <BR> You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. <BR> Psalm 23:5 <BR> <BR> Today your heart and cup can overflow. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:09:27 EST Tuesday 2-14-2017 - Pics http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6316300 I have not really liked Valentine's day since I was laid off back in 2003. Yesterday I spent the day doing laundry and sanitizing the house. The best part of my day was picking up Lilly from school and having her here for the night. Got 2 short books read, worked on her sight words and she did 2 pages of home homework with no fuss. Best part was when I was making the bed and Ivory got on the bed and wanted to play. Was so great to hear Lilly laughing so hard. <BR> <BR> I picked up a book at... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:00:12 EST One - Minute Devotions - Love One Another http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6315847 One - Minute Devotions - Love One Another <BR> <BR> "Love one another as I have loved you" may seem impossible to do - but if you will try to trust and believe, great are the joys that you will receive. <BR> <BR> The wise in heart accept commands, but a chattering fool comes to ruin. <BR> Proverbs 10:8 <BR> <BR> Today identify the unloved and the unwanted in your community and then reach out to them with a sign of love and concern. <BR> <BR> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:44:36 EST One - Minute Devotions - The Heart's Opened Door http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6315249 One - Minute Devotions - The Heart's Opened Door <BR> <BR> Love makes us patient, understanding, and kind, and we judge with our heart, not with our mind. For as soon as love enters the heart's opened door, the faults we once saw are not there anymore. <BR> <BR> Better a meal of vegetables where there is love than a fattened calf with hatred. <BR> Proverbs 15:17 <BR> <BR> Today ask that love color your vision. Consequently, all fault-finding will be eliminated. <BR> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 06:17:59 EST One-Minute Devotions - Kinder and Wiser http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6314750 One-Minute Devotions - Kinder and Wiser <BR> <BR> May we try to do better and accomplish much more and be kinder and wiser than in the day gone before. <BR> <BR> The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. <BR> Proverbs 9:10 <BR> <BR> Today establish a deeper understanding of situations confronting you. Temper all responses with wisdom and kindness. <BR> Sun, 12 Feb 2017 05:41:06 EST One - Minute Devotions - A Good Attitude http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6314271 One - Minute Devotions - A Good Attitude <BR> <BR> The nature of our attitude toward circumstantial things determines our acceptance of the problems that life brings. <BR> <BR> But I have stilled and quieted my soul; like a weaned child with its mother, like a weaned child is my soul within me. <BR> Psalm 131:2 <BR> <BR> Today minimize problems instead of exaggerating them. Sat, 11 Feb 2017 04:43:05 EST One-Minute Devotions - Daily Blessings http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6313797 One-Minute Devotions - Daily Blessings <BR> <BR> No day is unmeetable if, on rising, our first thought is to thank God for the blessings that His loving care has brought. <BR> <BR> Praise the Lord, Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. <BR> Psalm 106:1 <BR> <BR> Today reflect on God's goodness. Appreciate His magnanimity. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 06:15:38 EST One - Minute Devotions - The Lifeline http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6313431 THE LIFELINE <BR> <BR> Don't ever sever the lifeline that links you to the Father in heaven who cares for you. <BR> <BR> The fear of the Lord adds length to life, but the years of the wicked are cut short. <BR> Proverbs 10:27 <BR> <BR> Today seek ways to assist God as He continues to care for you. Thu, 9 Feb 2017 12:10:22 EST One - Minute Devotions - Small Deeds http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6312902 SMALL DEEDS <BR> <BR> Seldom do we realize the importance of small deeds or to what degree of greatness unnoticed kindness leads. <BR> <BR> He holds victory in store for the upright, he is a shield to those whose walk is blameless, for he guards the course of the just and protects the way of his faithful ones. <BR> Proverbs 2:7-8 <BR> <BR> Today in some manner, no matter how seemingly small, make the way smoother for at least one person. <BR> Wed, 8 Feb 2017 14:06:08 EST Still fighting this flu/virus - updates http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6312677 Still sick, getting really tired of it. Miss seeing my daughter and grand kids but don't want them to get it. Been since Sunday so it's time for it to leave. Yesterday morning started off bad. Woke up at 4 am running to the bathroom. Then my spark pedometer fell in the toilet. Ugh, well guess it was time since it won't sync soon. <BR> <BR> Melissa has been having issues with the heater in the mobile home. John has had 3 guys come out and look at it and the heater will need to be replaced. A... Wed, 8 Feb 2017 06:23:15 EST One - Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6311613 NEW AWARENESS <BR> <BR> Thank You, God, for the miracles we are too blind to see, give us new awareness of our many gifts from Thee. <BR> <BR> One man pretends to be rich, yet has nothing; another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth. Proverbs 13:7 <BR> <BR> <BR> Today develop an abiding sense of gratitude - an appreciation for the gifts of our Father. Mon, 6 Feb 2017 08:03:18 EST One - Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6311041 NEVER TOO BUSY <BR> <BR> Never be too busy to stop and recognize the grief that lies in another's eyes, too busy to offer to help or share, to busy to sympathize or care. <BR> <BR> Do not withhold good from those who deserve it, when it is in your power to act. <BR> Proverbs 3:27 <BR> <BR> <BR> Today try to identify the heart-hurt hidden in the words that another is speaking. Sun, 5 Feb 2017 07:07:52 EST One-Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6310655 UNDERSTANDING LOVE <BR> <BR> Unless we think we're better than the Father up above, let us forgive our sisters and brothers in understanding love. <BR> <BR> Do not say "I'll do to him as he has done to me; I'll pay that man back for what he did." <BR> Proverbs 24:29 <BR> <BR> Today seek to forgive and forget actual or imagined hurts that have come your way. Sat, 4 Feb 2017 10:50:48 EST One-Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6309975 Go to God in Prayer <BR> <BR> We all have cares and problems we cannot solve alone, but if we go to God in Prayer, we are never on our own. <BR> <BR> A wise man listens to advice. Proverbs 12:15 <BR> <BR> Today if you feel lonely, invite Jesus to join you. Fri, 3 Feb 2017 03:35:47 EST One-Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6309594 A Good Day <BR> <BR> Every day is a good day to lose yourself in others, and any time is a good time to see mankind as brothers. <BR> <BR> A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed. <BR> Proverbs 11:25 <BR> <BR> Today accept others as they are. When you are friends with others, you are also a friend with Jesus. <BR> <BR> Thu, 2 Feb 2017 10:31:17 EST One-Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6308830 A Sweet Smile <BR> <BR> When you walk down the street life will seem twice as sweet if you smile at the people you happen to meet! <BR> <BR> The cheerful heart has a continual feast. Proverbs 15:15 <BR> <BR> Today let your wardrobe include a bright expression. A ready smile makes a fashionable accessory. <BR> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d02314a3-21aa-4da4-86ad-f49fa2f097a0.jpg"> Wed, 1 Feb 2017 04:45:37 EST One-Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6308243 Look For The Best <BR> <BR> If you desire to be happy and get rid of the misery of dread, just give up supposin' the worst things and look for the best things instead. <BR> <BR> Blessed is the man who finds wisdom, the man who gains understanding. Proverbs 3:13 <BR> <BR> Today look for the good in people, places and happenings. <BR> <BR> Tue, 31 Jan 2017 04:53:27 EST One-Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6307629 Quietness of Mind <BR> <BR> Give us through the coming year quietness of mind. Teach us to be patient. And always to be kind. <BR> <BR> I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. Psalm 40:1 <BR> <BR> Today develop more patience and value the calm that can be yours. <BR> <BR> Mon, 30 Jan 2017 05:25:16 EST One-Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6307100 Purpose in My Days <BR> <BR> Bless me, heavenly Father, forgive my erring ways, grant me strength to serve Thee, put purpose in my days. <BR> <BR> The Lord is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation. Psalm 118:14 <BR> <BR> Today serve the Lord by serving others. Avoid self-preoccupation. There are many who need the assistance that only you can offer. <BR> <BR> Have a great day!!! Sun, 29 Jan 2017 08:17:54 EST One - Minute Devotions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6306563 One - Minute Devotions <BR> <BR> Brighten your day and lighten your way, lessen your cares with daily prayers. Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the man who takes refuge in him. <BR> Psalm 34:8 <BR> <BR> Today pray and you'll find your day brighter and your way lighter. <BR> <BR> Helen Steiner Rice Sat, 28 Jan 2017 06:00:50 EST Update on abandoned, injured cat http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6306007 First AUNA_CYCLE, thank you for letting me know about the add a link (hope I can remember that, lol). And I know what you mean about people taking advantage of other people. The money collected will only be going for this cat. <BR> <BR> Yesterday morning, I warmed a blanket up and put it in the carrier. I brought out the carrier and put the food in it and coaxed the cat in it. John called Forgotten Cats and found out they are located in Trainer, PA. So he got the directions and took the cat ... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 04:28:50 EST Please help http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6305464 I have been trying to get help for an abandoned, injured cat. Please see the link attached. I have also added an update. <BR> <BR> Any help would be greatly appreciated. <BR> <BR> I don't know why the link through spark will not work, but if you copy the address below it should take you to the go fund me which I am doing for this poor cat. <BR> <BR> https://www.gofundme.com/please-help-thi<BR>s-injured-cat <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> Thank you so much Thu, 26 Jan 2017 07:10:34 EST One day at a time http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6300433 Been keeping pretty busy lately. John picked up a bunch of clear totes and have been sorting out stuff for Ebay, yarn, clothes etc. I did send a large box of yarn to Morris Boogaart (the man who has cancer and makes hats for the homeless). That made me feel really good. <BR> I also got a lot of clothes and winter coats together and a friend picked the stuff up to donate to the Veterans Charity. A friend of hers is out of work and needs blankets,etc. so I picked up some at the Farmers Market a... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:36:52 EST An amazing person http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6294333 <link>www.usatoday.com/story/news/humankin<BR>d/2016/11/29/91-year-old-man-knits-hat<BR>s-homeless/93979928/ </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> I came across this article about this man and was deeply touched. He is so amazing. If you have a chance check it out. I plan on sending him a card (his caretaker said he loves to receive cards and reads them over and over again), and I also plan on sending him yarn. <BR> May God Bless him. <BR> <BR> <BR> Have a wonderful day everyone!! <BR> <BR> His addr... Mon, 9 Jan 2017 05:20:03 EST As promised, Pictures from Christmas Eve, etc. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6287302 Good Morning, hope everyone has a wonderful day today, stays safe and warm. Below are some pic's from Christmas Eve. Hope they make you smile. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/85b40282-a908-41c5-9496-9cf40545a40c.JPG"> Melissa, Lilly and Grayson <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/58b65846-a553-4d5e-b107-6d991979f505.jpg"> Lilly, Grayson and me <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/73ef3992-a734-46e6-9374-2c8330c08343.JPG"> Our Ch... Fri, 30 Dec 2016 05:41:28 EST Rough end of year http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6286795 It's been pretty rough lately. First my neighbor Marie's friend Lucia's husband, Vince died, then Marie's brother in law, Guy died, then Lucia's brother, Guido died and then a friend Rose Ann lost her sister in law Kathy. I feel so bad, it's all in one family in the past month. <BR> Karen (Pat's mom) was in the hospital and the other day Jeremiah (John's granddaughters son) was rushed to the hospital with 104 temp. He has the flu and 2 inner ear infections. <BR> Seems a lot of people are get... Thu, 29 Dec 2016 05:00:10 EST Thank you for your Prayers and update http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6283173 Thank you all for your prayers. I called the hospital yesterday and talked briefly to Karen. The nurse was in with her and she was being released. The tests showed no blood in her brain, Thank God. She said after other tests that she had a certain type of Migraine and that it's symptoms act like a stoke. She had not been feeling right all week long but then one side of her face went numb, that's when she had her husband take her to the ER. She will be on medications and I will call her later ... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 03:05:20 EST Need Prayers http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6282868 Please say a prayer for Pat's Mom. She was admitted in the hospital yesterday and they think she had a stroke. They are doing more tests on her today. <BR> <BR> <BR> Thank you so much <BR> <BR> <em>247</em> Mon, 19 Dec 2016 10:11:12 EST Busy http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6280749 Been trying to keep busy. Have my good days and bad days. Yesterday was really busy. Figured out where to put the Christmas tree, but had to move a lot of things. I was able to get the wood rocking chair to the back room and moved boxes to the garage. I had picked up some totes and sorted through some of the material I have. I have another tote of material in another room that I am going to try and sort through today. I still need to get this place picked up and pick up a couple more presents... Wed, 14 Dec 2016 07:43:21 EST Feeling Blessed - Pics http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6276547 So far everyone is feeling better now. Been trying to keep myself busy but I still have to lay down after a while due to my neck and back and the medications. I have started taking more vitamins so we shall see if they help. <BR> <BR> This past Friday I did go to the Farmers Market. Walked a lot and got a lot of good things (clothes for Lilly, Grayson, myself, cooler for John for his water,etc.). I did overdue it, was in a lot of pain, but glad I walked and got a lot done. I also made ho... Mon, 5 Dec 2016 07:40:04 EST Feeling better, Thanksgiving Day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6272252 Thank you to everyone for your support, prayers and well wishes. I finally felt pretty good on Thanksgiving day and so has Lilly. She still has a cough but doing better day by day. Everyone else is slowly feeling better also. Got up, made some Ginger bread cake (added fresh ginger root) and chewy chocolate brownies (Lilly's favorite). Later I put the turkey breast in the Nesco, peeled and cut the potato's, made homemade stuffing, sliced and chilled the cranberry sauce, got the green beans re... Sat, 26 Nov 2016 06:18:57 EST Stomach flu http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6270369 First, thank you to everyone who responded to my feed, it's greatly appreciated. <BR> <BR> Still not 100 percent. Only eating crackers, bread. Drinking water, ginger ale and ice chips. <BR> Melissa brought Lilly over, she is feeling better, trying to eat but still having those bad stomach pains. She has been eating a little and ice chips. Hate seeing her like that cause the stomach pains are really bad. Would not wish this on anyone. <BR> Everyone in Pats Moms house is sick with it also, bu... Mon, 21 Nov 2016 17:44:28 EST May you Rest In Peace http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6268768 <BR> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5a5626f7-36bb-47b9-9150-511b7e049155.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <link>www.stranofeeley.com/obituaries/Guid<BR>o-Di-Natale/ </link> Fri, 18 Nov 2016 05:23:39 EST Feeling Blessed http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6267134 Thank you Jesus for listening to my prayers, and the prayers from friends and family. <BR> Miracles do happen. <BR> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1fd6602a-8ead-41db-a5a9-bf615104e763.jpg"> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 06:07:04 EST Happy Polish Independence Day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6265283 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4bfda015-dfcc-4398-a47d-136f86d28f9c.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Today is Polish National Independence Day, which is the most important Polish National Holiday. Today we commemorate the Anniversary of the restoration of Poland's sovereignty as the Second Polish Republic in 1918, after 123 years of partitions. <BR> <BR> In 1918, November 11, General Pilsudski assumed control of Poland. This event was a symbol of the beginning of II Republic of Poland. B... Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:13:58 EST Veterans day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6265121 Thank you all <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/8c9e196b-c25c-4b79-83b2-0cb0e6bee155.png"> <BR> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/427cf4d4-74fe-40f1-b30e-810923a72eee.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/54ce2471-a735-48df-849a-87052ed6fb98.jpg"> Fri, 11 Nov 2016 06:33:27 EST Shocked and Update http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6264677 In case anyone was wondering why I put in my feed about if you don't have anything nice to say..... <BR> I have been a member here since December 2007 and was very shocked when someone I did not know commented a nasty comment on one of my blogs. This was a first for me. Needless to say I reported that person, did not even give him the time of day to respond. We all have different views and beliefs and it is wrong to leave nasty comments. Like I said if you don't have anything nice to say, don... Thu, 10 Nov 2016 07:12:41 EST A day to remember http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6264202 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ef3e0a63-7b21-4d6d-bdd3-22c35eba0599.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Congratulations and God bless you Mr. President and Vice President. May God lead you with his wisdom to repair the damage this country has endured. Thank you for even wanting this horrific, messed up, pathetic job! Let’s make America GREAT AGAIN. I love America, and I am proud to be an American...But I was ashamed of what our country has become. <BR> <BR> "I pledge allegiance to the Flag of... Wed, 9 Nov 2016 06:38:36 EST One day at a time http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6263978 First I want to thank everyone for commenting on my blogs. I really do appreciate your comments. <BR> Last Thursday (3rd), I went to see the State Doctor for the Mental Part. The morning started out bad, I was a mess. I think it was because for the past 2 days I had been trying to clean and do things around the house and over did it. Anyway I guess it was good she saw how I get on the really bad days. We talked and I answered some state questions which only took around a 1/2 hour.(So now... Tue, 8 Nov 2016 18:37:14 EST All Saints Day, All Souls Day - Poland http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6260160 <link>blogs.transparent.com/polish/swieto-<BR>pamieci-zmarlych-%E2%80%93-all-saints%<BR>E2%80%99-day-all-souls%E2%80%99-day/ </link> Tue, 1 Nov 2016 07:05:36 EST Our Little Baker http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6259147 The other day John and I stopped to get his prescriptions, I picked up a box of Chewy Brownie mix. Later that evening Lilly and I made the brownie's. Was so funny when I told her it was time to put the eggs in and she was like ewwwwwwwww, lol. I also put in apple sauce instead of oil and they turned out so good. A friend gave me a little apron for her so can't wait for her to try it on. <BR> <BR> I picked up the pan at the Farmer's Market Flea Market, was brand new and got a good deal on it,... Sun, 30 Oct 2016 07:26:10 EST