ROX525's SparkPeople Blog ROX525's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community Tuesday Morning Got all my exercise in yesterday with two hours of yardwork. All day rain today so yardwork is out and it is treadmill time! DH fixed my computer yesterday after many hours of work. He is going to get a device so I can back it up once a week. Going to my third grade granddaughter's school program at 5 so that will be my highlight today! Have a lovely day. Tue, 22 May 2018 05:35:58 EST Monday morning DH is fixing my computer so I am on his today. Hoping he can save everything! Had a good day yesterday and even got some yardwork in to boot. Am planning on laying some more mulch sometime today as the rain is staying away until tonight. Have a lovely day. Mon, 21 May 2018 05:39:16 EST Good Sunday Morning! My portions have been too big lately. Going to correct that today! Sun, 20 May 2018 06:10:52 EST Saturday Going to a baby shower today and also looking forward to some rain to water the flowers! Have a lovely and successful day. Sat, 19 May 2018 06:05:17 EST Happy Friday Spent a good part of the day in the yard yesterday. Flowers are planted and 3/4 of the mulch is down. Come on summer. Have a great Friday. Fri, 18 May 2018 05:55:09 EST Thursday Four hours in the yard yesterday pulling weeds. Plan is to start to plant my huge flower box today and get mulch down. Whew! Have a lovely day. Thu, 17 May 2018 05:48:30 EST Wednesday Have a lot to do today. Getting the awnings up and furniture outside and a lot of yard prep for the mulch tomorrow. All before getting to the elementary school by 6 for a concert. Thank goodness for good weather today. I will be smiling when it is done. Enjoy your day. Wed, 16 May 2018 05:51:28 EST Will get something done today.... Yesterday was not a good day for exercise. Only got 3 hours sleep as my mind would not shut off and then the power shut off at 4:30 a.m. until 7 a.m. (my exercise time) so the treadmill was not possible and there were storms outside. Watched my two....two year old grandchildren until 4 also. Oh well. Today will be better. Already thunderstorms outside though. Have a good day. Tue, 15 May 2018 05:42:20 EST Monday Morning... Up at 1 a.m. so emptied the dishwasher and up on Sparkpeople. Going to try and go back to bed. Have a good day. Mon, 14 May 2018 02:29:27 EST Happy Mother's Day Well my dog would not go out because it is pouring rain and now it is thundering. The soccer games will definitely be cancelled today. Have a lovely Mother's Day! Sun, 13 May 2018 06:00:28 EST Happy Mother's Day Weekend Had a great day yesterday. The zoo was a bit cold but had a fun time. Sitting here at 6 a.m. listening to it starting to thunderstorm. Basement treadmill walking today. My son came home last night with his family for the weekend. So wonderful getting home to them and my two year old grandson being so excited running into my arms and laying his head on my shoulder. Have a lovely day. Sat, 12 May 2018 05:57:36 EST TGIF Going to the Cleveland Zoo this morning as a chaperon with my granddaughter. I have 6 in my charge! Fri, 11 May 2018 05:43:48 EST Yesterday Yesterday I had 30,000 steps from walking and yardwork. So far, so good with keeping up with the weeds. I even managed to buy the flowers yesterday for my huge flower box. Have a lovely day. Thu, 10 May 2018 05:35:51 EST Hump Day Had a busy and good day yesterday. Upstairs windows cleaned yesterday and Friday will be the downstairs ones.This am I am going down to the treadmill and watch a couple episodes on Netflix and then headed out to weed in the yard as next week is mulch time. Will take Tess for a walk later today. Meatloaf for dinner. Watching my granddaughter after dinner for a couple hours also. Have a lovely and sunny day. Wed, 9 May 2018 06:11:18 EST Happy Tuesday Justin Timberlake concert in Columbus last night... To bed at 1:30 a.m . and up at 6:30 a.m. for the drive back home. Tired but so worth it. Have a lovely day. Tue, 8 May 2018 11:56:37 EST Good morning... Only worked in yard for 1 1/2 hrs. yesterday. Just got out there too late to have much umf left or used it on other things for sure. Have a wonderful day. Mon, 7 May 2018 05:32:10 EST Sunday plans... I must skip church as attending a memorial service at 10 a.m. with my husband. Not sure what his religion is that does a memorial on Sunday. Have a lovely and blessed day. Sun, 6 May 2018 05:51:44 EST Must get to bed early tonight!! Got all time record steps in yesterday of 39,259. Only got 5 interrupted hours of sleep last night. Up early to travel to my granddaughter's 2 soccer games with coffee in hand. Have a lovely day. Sat, 5 May 2018 05:48:31 EST Good Friday Morning.... Had a rough night fighting for the covers and up 3-4 times as my body decided to get rid of water retention. Hoping this coffee does the trick soon. Have a great Friday! Fri, 4 May 2018 06:03:00 EST Good morning... Yesterday I was on the treadmill for a total of two hours, walked the dog for 30 minutes and then pulled weeds for 2 1/2 hours before doing community service at 4:30 p.m. I always have time to get those calories in though. Have a great day. Thu, 3 May 2018 05:31:11 EST Happy Hump Day. Going down to the treadmill for two episodes of Supernatural and then taking the dog on a nice walk. Plan is to get out in that sunshine and do an hour or two of yard work before my 2 p.m. eye appt. Feeding the hungry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. You would think I wouldn't find time to eat. But I do. Have a great day. Wed, 2 May 2018 06:18:26 EST Happy Tuesday It is going to be in the 70's today! Down to the treadmill before my granddaughter arrives for the day! Make it a great one! Tue, 1 May 2018 05:40:36 EST Good Monday Morning Had a good weekend. We are expecting some nice weather finally today! Can't wait to get out there! Have a lovely day. Mon, 30 Apr 2018 05:27:26 EST Good Sunday Morning! Had a good day yesterday. Have a lovely Sunday. Sun, 29 Apr 2018 08:37:11 EST Happy Saturday Was at goal weight yesterday when I weighed in. High today: Going to my youngest grandchild's second birthday. Low today: Snow due at 7 a.m.! Have a wonderful day. Sat, 28 Apr 2018 06:44:08 EST Friday Just finished two hours and 25 minutes on treadmill as I watched last night's episode of Grey's Anatomy and 2 episodes of Supernatural on Netflix. It is now 9 a.m. and I am headed for the shower! Have a 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. yearly volunteer luncheon soon after. Have a wonderful Friday! Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:02:01 EST Happy Thursday Proud of myself as I got rid of OVER 50 pcs. of clothing yesterday. Hopefully I will attack my sweaters today. I also. polished my bedroom furniture. Have a lovely Thursday. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 05:37:37 EST Happy Wednesday Day off of childcare. I have plans of purging some of my clothes! I can do this! Wed, 25 Apr 2018 06:05:59 EST On the lighter side... Yesterday I was outside with my soon to be two granddaughter... We filled the bird feeder and then the squirrel feeder. She then wanted me to feed the trolls. LOL. What a joy children are. Have a lovely day. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 05:36:51 EST Good Monday Morning Spent two hours in the yard both Saturday and Sunday and hope to today also. It will actually feel warm today outside as it is going to maybe hit 70! Woohoo. I will take my two year old granddaughter out there with me! Have a lovely day. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 05:29:29 EST Good Sunday Morning! Spent my first two hours in the yard yesterday. More to come after church today. I need to get busy and go through my clothes soon to donate to the church rummage sale. Have a lovely day. Sun, 22 Apr 2018 06:25:33 EST Happy Saturday Didn't get to bed until very late since played BUNCO last night. Slept in so will have to do my exercise in spurts since there is a soccer game this a.m. Have a lovely sun filled day. Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:32:53 EST TGIF Had a good day yesterday. Weigh in day today. Have a lovely day and weekend. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 06:22:03 EST Happy Thursday! Yesterday I purchased 4 new pairs of colored jeans in size 8 and a long sleeve shirt for a total $36 with tax at Elderbeerman. They were 70% off, plus extra 20% plus 10% for senior citizen day so ! And no, that doesn't make them free, because they took 20 & 10% off of the 30% price that was left on the first markdown. LOL Thu, 19 Apr 2018 05:57:11 EST Wednesday - Day 108 Had a good day yesterday. Up early to do treadmill before I go out and spend the day with my BFF. Have a wonderful Wednesday. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 05:36:26 EST Tuesday - Day 107 Should have gone to bed earlier last night. Feeling tired. Perhaps the weather is a factor as it is due to snow again today in Ohio. Can't wait for the coffee to kick in. Have a great day. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 05:34:35 EST Good Morning Monday! Had a nice weekend and hope we all have a good week. Mon, 16 Apr 2018 05:21:27 EST Rainy Sunday Down to treadmill shortly and then two hour drive to Columbus for my grandson's 2nd birthday. 70 to 100% chance of rain until 4 a.m. tomorrow. Here's to safe driving and a blessed day. Sun, 15 Apr 2018 05:29:46 EST Happy Saturday.... Soccer game watching at 9 a.m. and 1:40. I don't think the afternoon one will happen with the rain forecast. Dinner with family today. Will be getting steps in between the rain drops. Have a lovely day. Sat, 14 Apr 2018 05:53:20 EST Happy Friday Today I will wear capris for the first time this year! Finally starting to look like spring. Have a great day and weekend. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 05:56:58 EST Thursday Got plenty of exercise in yesterday as finally was nice enough for a long dog walk. Cleaned out the back room also. Have a lovely Thursday. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 05:31:08 EST Wednesday - Hump Day! Enjoy your day. You can do it! Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:07:31 EST Tuesday - Day 100 Didn't sleep well last night due to my mind not shutting off. Perhaps a sleep aid tonight. Hopefully this is the last of the really cold nights as it is 24 degrees outside at 5 a.m. Have a lovely day. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 05:13:12 EST Monday - Day 99 Had a really nice weekend and going to have a great week. Hope you do also! Mon, 9 Apr 2018 05:32:42 EST Good Sunday morning... It will be a lovely day. Cold, but lovely. Sun, 8 Apr 2018 06:10:20 EST Saturday - Day 97 Can't believe it is April 7 and 28 degrees out currently in Ohio. Come on warm weather. Celebrating my granddaughter's 6th birthday today with family and friends at my daughter's house. Going to see my son's two children who he only has every other weekend! It will be a lovely weekend. Hope yours is the same. Sat, 7 Apr 2018 06:52:50 EST Friday - Day 96 Yesterday I had a lazy day but did get all my exercise in and ate okay. It is Friday and weigh in day. Not looking forward to that after Easter week. Have a blessed day. Fri, 6 Apr 2018 06:06:50 EST Thursday - Day 95 Have a great day! Thu, 5 Apr 2018 06:32:09 EST Wednesday - Happy Hump Day Well the walking and running will be indoors today as the wind is crazy out there and not going to be under the many trees. Leaving around 10 am to meet up with 3 friends to shop at Stein Mart and do lunch. Have a great day. Wed, 4 Apr 2018 06:05:08 EST Tuesday - April 3 and Day 93 Got my exercise in and cleaned yesterday. It is an all day rain here accompanied by thunderstorms. Plan is to make bean soup from that leftover bone and ham from Sunday. Have a wonderful and successful day. Tue, 3 Apr 2018 06:24:32 EST