TERRY0217's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=TERRY0217 TERRY0217'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/ I hope your day was wonderful http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5824190 I want to wish everyone a belated "Happy Thanksgiving" wishes...I hope you all enjoyed friends and family and thanked God for each and every blessing... <BR> <BR> You won't see much of me for the next couple of weeks...I'm going from one job to the other and getting home late...so...I'll try to catch up with everyone on my days off... <BR> Yea...I had to work Thanksgiving day, (6:30am - 3:3pm) it wasn't busy, but, at least I got to have dinner with the kids... <BR> <BR> I thank God for all... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:36:04 EST Remember the Prmie Twins? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5817158 Hi everyone! <BR> <BR> I just wanted to update you on some wonderful things in life! <BR> <BR> Remember Tristen and Maddox, the premie twins? They will be 1 on the 24th and are doing well...Maddox is fine, but, Tristen has had to be on a vent until now...He did very well on his sleep study, and had the vent removed this week! He underwent the beginning of the reconstruction surgery and must be heavily sedated so he doesn't disturb the site...but..he is doing very well...Thank God! <BR> <... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:45:31 EST Wanted to share an idea http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5807701 Recently, I was making tuna salad for dinner, something light, but, boring! What can I do to spice it up a bit ? I got some pepper relish from my csa package recently, so...what the heck....Wow...what a difference! I took all the peppers my brother had given me out of the freezer and made 4 pints tonight...very easy and very good! <BR> I guess there's still some creative juices flowing here! <BR> Take care all <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/1/l1152795566.jp... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:45:45 EST Getting myself back together http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5801001 As you all know, I've had a rough time of things lately...lost a part time job..hours decreased in my full time job...my daughter had surgery...whew! <BR> Well...my daughters surgery went fine...I stayed with her a few days. and, took her out for awhile on Friday...I'm taking a drug test tomorrow for a part time job at Walmart (I wanted something easier and less stress than my previous job)..the full time one...we'll see what happens there...BUT..the most important thing that has happened is ... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:37:43 EST Please pray http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5790207 Please say a prayer. ..I have a job interview tomorrow. . <BR> Thank you Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:36:11 EST OK....TRUSTING IN GOD....BIG TIME!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5783478 My friends...you know I'm taking some time off to get my priorities together...and..you said to drop by if I needed a little support...well.. <BR> . <BR> yesterday...I found out I'm losing my part time job...no surprise...the nuns are in their 80's and 90's, but, we thought WE"D be taking care of them...starting Oct 6th, the upper ups have arranged to have them sent to some nursing facility...big mistake! If you know anything about dementia . you know people do not do well when their environ... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:39:23 EST Taking a little break http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5781891 I just wanted to let my dear friends know, that, I'll be taking a break from Spark for awhile...I just feel overwhelmed by life right now... <BR> My daughter learned that she has several gall stones (causing her major discomfort) and will have to have her gall bladder removed soon...she will have her consult next week... <BR> I just feel I need to take some time off...get my head together and get my priorities in line.. <BR> I will check in from time to time, but, I just need alittle time.. <... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:47:31 EST A Day Of Rest !? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5775335 I was going to confess to all of you...I am taking advantage of this beautiful day and relax,,,, <BR> Or did I? <BR> I got up at 7:30am stripped my bed and had the bedding washed and hanging outside by 9:00..I made breakfast and then pulled everything out of my bottom kitchen cabinets ( I did the top ones yesterday) to clean them out and get rid of things I didn't need...I sat outside for awhile and read a bit...I left the house around noon to do some shopping (what a nice day to be outside... Sun, 7 Sep 2014 19:01:29 EST Brother update..good and not so good http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5772272 My brother went for his follow up today... <BR> His eye is fine...Thank God! <BR> the burns on his face are healing <BR> the burns on his arm are not healed yet <BR> the burns on his shoulder were reclassified as 3rd degree burns... <BR> Please continue to pray for his recovery... <BR> Thank you all so very much! Tue, 2 Sep 2014 23:24:50 EST Update on my brother http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5770752 First of all...I want to thank each and everyone of you for praying for my brother...last week, he ended up in the burn unit after the lid from a jar of hot peppers he had just taken out of the canner popped off, leaving his with 2nd degree burns on his face, neck and arm, and, scratched his cornea. <BR> My sister and I went over to see him today...the swelling is down, his face is red and the dead skin is slowly peeling off...his eye is fine! he is able to see clearly from it...Thank God! ... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:41:11 EST Please Pray For My Brother http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5766272 My friends...I'm asking you all to please pray for my brother... <BR> <BR> Darrell was canning peppers today...he had just taken the jars from the hot water bath and was tightening the lids, when, one of the lids popped off and hot water and peppers burned his face, neck and arm... <BR> He was sent to the Burn Unit at one of Pittsburgh's hospitals, where he suffered 2nd degree burns on his face, arms and neck, and, an abrasion on the cornea of his eye...He's doing well, should be released to... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 20:58:16 EST S.S.S. (Sending Some Smiles) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5760845 I don't know how your day is going, so, I thought I'd just send some smiles.. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/9/l699632195.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/9/l1957890568.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/7/0/l709879363.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/8/5/l854934460.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/1/l1120715695.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Have a wond... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:57:16 EST Please Pray http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5755598 Please pray for a co worker and her grandfather. ..grandpa is 92 and in ICU after surgery. . <BR> Thank you <BR> God bless <BR> <em>458</em> Fri, 8 Aug 2014 08:36:30 EST Does anyone know http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5747126 Hi there...ive got a question ... <BR> <BR> Does anyone know of any books on how to grow you own tea? <BR> <BR> Thanks everyone Sat, 26 Jul 2014 20:06:39 EST EXHAUSTED http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5741660 What a wonderful, exhausting day....My daughter and I took my 3 year granddaughter to Idlewild Park...and StoryBook Forest... <BR> I haven't been there since my daughter was 22 months old...It is a park where nursery rhymes comes to life..The old lady in the shoe...Humpty Dumpty, etc...the place hasn't changed and brought back so many memories! Then...at Idlewild, there are rides (she was too small for them), but, she headed for the rope climb and said "Come on grandma"..Really?! you want m... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:45:53 EST Be open to new things http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5737466 How many times have I told my kids to be open to new foods.... <BR> well...at the CSA this week, we got fennel...(groan) I don't like licorice so, I didn't think I'd like it...maybe I can give it away... <BR> I looked it up on You Tube, for some ideas...cut up the bulb and add it to your salad?? really ?!?! well ok...so I sliced it up and took a cautious bite.....and...wow...it's really good! not a strong taste...sort of a cross between celery and light anise.... <BR> so there you go frie... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:04:08 EST The light finally goes on! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5735630 We all have the best of intentions...we want to eat right, work out and take better care of ourselves...but...when those donuts or sweets appear, we cave...and beat ourselves up...time and time again...Yea...there are those who seem to make those changes easily...why ....why do we cave? <BR> Well...let's think about it...we have been raised on the foods we want to drop...those Sunday donuts, the white pasta...chocolates ...salty chips...the fried foods and lets not forget...fast foods...yes..... Wed, 9 Jul 2014 21:48:45 EST Wishing everyone a happy 4th of July! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5731522 To all my dear spark friends...have a wonderful holiday weekend... <BR> <BR> and...about the rhubarb....well....it just didn't work out....oh well...at least I tried... <BR> <BR> <em>232</em> <em>283</em> Thu, 3 Jul 2014 21:01:04 EST I think I've lost it http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5728490 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/8/l1802927759.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Others may think I totally lost it!!! The deer are eating my tomato plants (the leaves, not the fruits) I've had it!! I put up the deer fence, but, was afraid the birds would get caught up in it...so...I went to Walmart...they had reflective tape for $6, but, nah..I went to the hardware dept and...woohoo!! a big roll of caution tape for the same price! Now with the tape blowing in the breeze, maybe the birds w... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 17:34:05 EST I need a good recipe http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5728003 I need some help.... <BR> This week, in my CSA package...we got rhubarb....how the heck do you make it? I never had it before, so, I'm calling on all of you for help... <BR> <BR> Thank you! Sat, 28 Jun 2014 22:18:15 EST Addictions http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5722735 I have to confess...I'm in the midst of a very strong addiction.....the herb, the pot..... <BR> Oh...I should be clearer on this...my garden herbs, flower pots., nurseries..I just cannot stay away! <BR> When I got back from Georgia, the weather was beautiful...I tore out my side garden (which after being neglected for 2 years looked like a jungle) and now it's so simply peaceful there...I bought herbs at our local nursery (they were 20% ), but, had no place to put them...ok...tear out more g... Sat, 21 Jun 2014 11:31:39 EST I'm Still Here http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5710767 NO...I didn't drop off the face of the earth... once I got back from my vacation...the weather has been beautiful and I've been working in my gardens (when I'm not working at my jobs)..I tore the side garden completely apart, transplanted some plants, bought some new ones and remulched...I even tried some ideas of Pintrest...it's looking great out there! <BR> <BR> I finally got my veggie garden in...I planted half in the ground and half in 5 gallon buckets...which is a great idea, since, hal... Wed, 4 Jun 2014 20:01:01 EST Back from vacation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5697536 Well, I'm back from vacation...it was so nice to get away and see my son...after a brief and intense moment...everything settled down and everything was wonderful... <BR> I left Pittsburgh (where the day before it was in the upper 50s) and landed in Savannah, where it was in the upper 80s! Wednesday morning, at 10 am...it was already in the 90s and too hot to be outside more than 30 minutes (I don't know how the guys across the street worked on that roof!)! By the time my son came home from... Sun, 18 May 2014 09:19:59 EST A Very Busy Day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5687837 First of all...I can't believe it's been so long since I've blogged last! Time just slips though our fingers if we're not careful <BR> Well...I'm finishing packing and and preparations for my trip to Savannah tomorrow morning..I haven't seen my son since I was there last year....bad weather over the winter kept him from coming...I'd rather see him safe at home that to risk getting in an accident..So...I'm ready to see him. temps will be in the upper 80s..blue skies and sunshine! <BR> <BR> ... Mon, 5 May 2014 09:17:28 EST Keeping a Promise to myself http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5659290 In the beginning of this year, I did not make any resolutions...I just don't follow through with them...Instead, I promised myself I'd GROW in important areas of my life...I'd grow in my walk with the Lord (doing it)...grow in my health and weight issues (hmmmm...) and...I would learn a new language...(starting this one)...yup....I ordered the Spanish language on the Rosetta Stone and even installed it on the computer...now.. I need to work with it...I did work on it abit last night...and wil... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 11:59:33 EST Feeling a little defeated http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5652781 I'm feeling like I'm beating my head against a wall...I'm adding more produce to my diet...I don't eat much meats...but, I can't stay away from all that darn surgary junk at work! I go in with all the good intentions, but then, I catch myself mindlessly eating junk! I'm so frustrated with myself! Yea..I know...I have to focus more on what I'm doing as I go through my day.. <BR> Well...I'm not giving up...I'll just pick myself up again and try to do better... Thu, 20 Mar 2014 22:37:08 EST Should Have Gone to the Gym...But... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5647948 Work was very difficult today...with so much complaining...rushing...just plain craziness (was there a full moon today?) I should have gone to the gym to work off my frustrations...but...by the time I punched out, I was so wired, that, I didn't want to deal with another person! So...I headed for the park...the sun was shining, the skies were blue and it was warm enough to wear just a light jacket...It was so nice to breathe in the fresh air, after being inside most of the winter, and just en... Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:05:56 EST Modifing the Juice Fast http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5646540 I was very excited about my 15 day juice fast...I enjoyed the juices and the way I felt...but...I found it to be very expensive!! It takes alot of fruits and veggies to make the juices...so...I'm going to modify the fast...I'll juice a couple days a week and use my nutrablast the rest of the week...I can still use the same recipies, but, won't use as much produce! <BR> I have to admit...since I've been using both methods of taking in more veggies...I feel so much better...and...I seem to cr... Wed, 12 Mar 2014 22:37:51 EST How can I say this :( http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5641963 Please pray for Ruth Ann and her family. ..her baby.kennedy..didn't make ir...She is the third baby Ruth Ann lost...Please. ..Please pray for them. ... <em>39</em> <em>220</em> Fri, 7 Mar 2014 08:46:08 EST 60 Day Reboot http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5640909 I'm on day 3 of my juice reboot.... <BR> for those of you haven't heard of it...you can watch the documentary by Joe Cross on amazon....in short...Joe's health was bad, and after years of medications, he decided to get back to basics...no drinking, smoking, fast foods, processed foods....only juicing fresh fruits and veggies... <BR> day 1 wasn't too bad...I did my juices, but, had some sugary snacks... <BR> day 2 was harder...the sweets ...I caved in!! <BR> Today...day 3...I did pretty good ... Wed, 5 Mar 2014 23:33:54 EST Asking For Prayer http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5636861 Dear sparkfriends...I'm going through a very rough time right now....please...if you can...mention me in your prayers... <BR> Thank you so much. Sat, 1 Mar 2014 11:42:48 EST Wanted to pass on some info! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5630919 First of all....there is no news about Ruth Ann and her baby..the drs. were able to stop the labor for now...so please...keep praying for her and her little one. <BR> Tristan and Maddox are doing well...they are gaining weight (both reached 4 lbs) Maddon is breathing with just a canula, but, Tristan is still on a vent...also, he's having difficulty taking a bottle...there is alot of cooridination in sucking breathing and swallowing...he's working with a speech therapist... <BR> <BR> I wante... Sat, 22 Feb 2014 14:00:17 EST urgent prayers needed http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5628092 One of our nurses just told us..her daughter is in labor..she's 24 weeks pregnant and has lost 2 prior babies. Please. .Please pray for them!! <BR> Thank you.. <BR> <BR> Mom's name is Ruth Ann Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:30:53 EST Thought I'd Share http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5624637 As I was catching up on answering my emails and blogs on Spark...I looked up and saw I had a visitor.... <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/4/3/l432549840.jpg"> <BR> <BR> I got a window feeder for Christmas that I put on the window above my computer...looking out to my backyard...I saw something moving..and...this little guy was eating...It's the first time I've noticed any birds in the feeder...Isn't it amazing...something so simple can make us smile! (Cardinals are s... Sat, 15 Feb 2014 10:06:52 EST OK....I'M DONE!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5619522 I am officially done with this winter...the snow, the cold...I had to go to Lowes and Walmart just to get a safe walk in! <BR> I walked through the garden section at Lowes and bought Dill and cilantro (organic seeds) <BR> at Walmart, I bought the starter pots and starter soil...the cashier said I must be hoping for warmer weather, while the guy behind me was buying a snow shovel.. <BR> I went online and bought some heirloom seeds and organic seeds...and...ordered a few seed catalogs <BR> Y... Sun, 9 Feb 2014 14:40:50 EST Tired of Winter?? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5617420 For all of us who are tired of all the snow, wind, shoveling, being stuck indoors...here's a little pick me up.... <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/7/l671183556.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/7/l1791881872.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/3/6/l365408211.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/7/l1770645649.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/9/l1... Fri, 7 Feb 2014 00:19:24 EST I Thank God for All of You http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5613193 I just wanted t say, "Thank You all" for being there for me....I went through a very rough patch for awhile...it seems problems of all kinds, just want to attack at the same moment, and try to beat you down...well...I was down for awhile, but, because of all your prayers and thoughtfulness, I'm picking myself up again. <BR> I need to resolve to make some changes in my life and to keep negative forces from getting to me...You all are a true positive force in my life...so...I'm standing on my t... Sun, 2 Feb 2014 16:14:39 EST Just a Hug! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5611983 Before I go on...thank you for all your prayers for Tristen...He's at Chrildrens' Hospital and is being kept a close eye on...The problem is not in his lungs, but, his airway...Dr's are hopeful this treatment will help...His brother, Maddox is also at Childrens with him...the dr's feel it's important to keep the twins together... <BR> Also, I wish the boys were mine, but, they are the twin boys to a coworker, who is like a daughter to me.. <BR> <BR> I'm just feeling so alone and down lately.... Sat, 1 Feb 2014 10:54:45 EST PRAYERS FOR TRISTEN http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5610144 Tristen was transfered to Children s hospital...His little lungs are not developing enough to breathe on his own...He underwent surgery and is having a hard time...he's on Las icky for swelling..morphine for pain...and he's not "and ting right"...Please pray for this little guy. . <BR> God bless Thu, 30 Jan 2014 11:25:42 EST Ahhhhh....That's Better http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5606453 I can't stand this weather!!! I didn't go to the gym yesterday (good thing...I would've been caught in a white out that lasted a good while!)...I feel fat ( I'm wearing flannel pants under my sweats and a flannel shirt over my sweatshirt...What a sight!)....all I've been doing is watching the Godfather marathon all weekend...I feel like a slug...no energy.... <BR> the only excercise I've been getting is shoveling the "lovely" snow....but, this evening, I went to shovel the walkway again, and... Sun, 26 Jan 2014 18:52:13 EST A Bittersweet Day :( http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5595090 Today was bittersweet...after 2 failed buyers, we closed on mom's house today...I went down to the house Sunday..when I pulld up to the house, my daughter called...I took my phone, sat on the back porch and just had hundreds of memories pour in as we talked...At that time, I didn't know we'd be closing this week, but, I wanted to have one last trip to the house...so many memories of myself and my family growing up...my kids growing up there...losing my dad 10 years ago, then, mom a year and a... Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:21:53 EST Back to the gym! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5588345 After not going to the gym in over a week, I finally got there yesterday....and, boy, did it feel great! Did I that just come out of MY mouth!? If you would've told be a year ago, I'd say something like that, I you've laughed...but...Yes...I love the gym...even though, I no longer work with a trainer, I took so much from what she taught me over the past year, and I'm still working out hard...(the sore muscles were a dead give away! <BR> <BR> A twin update... <BR> <BR> The boys are doing ... Thu, 9 Jan 2014 17:07:30 EST Tomorrow is my 1 year spark anniversary http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5574641 Tomorrow, I've been with Spark and all of you for 1 year! This past year has been filled with many challanges, lessons, success's and difficulties...I have learned what has worked for me and what has not...and, just how much more I need to learn.. <BR> <BR> I have all of you to Thank...You all have been there for me through thick and thin...you've given me adivse, support, motivation and a kick in the butt when needed! I wouldn't be where I am now without you all! <BR> <BR> With the New ... Sun, 29 Dec 2013 13:08:58 EST MERRY CHRISTMAS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5571702 I want to wish you all a very blessed and Merry Christmas... <BR> <BR> I'm making this short...I'm at my daughters....my Verizon system has been out since Monday night and they won't be in til tomorrow to fix it! Ugh!! <BR> <BR> So Have a great day with family and friends and we'll get back on track soon... <BR> I love you all! <BR> Terry <BR> <BR> <em>446</em> <em>460</em> <em>445</em> <em>443</em> Wed, 25 Dec 2013 15:39:08 EST Twins...Update from mom http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5564877 Here's an update from Erin..Mom of the twins <BR> <BR> :The boys had a rough week, but, things are looking up! Maddox j\had a bad infection, but, his blood work has turned around, and he is much better..II believe it's a miracle!! Tristan is also doing much better with his lungs and breathing..I am one happy girl this morning..It is because of all of you who are pryaing diligently for them..And I cannot thank you enough!" <BR> <BR> So..Please keep the prayers going...I always tell Erin of ... Sun, 15 Dec 2013 13:04:11 EST Twin update http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5558700 I wanted to update you all about the twins...One of the little guys developed pneumonia//he's on antibiotics and is doing well...he hit the 2 lb mark...the other little one is just under 2 lbs yet... <BR> They had a brain scan to see if there was any bleeding in their brains...everything looks fine! God bless these little ones...they are certainly fighters! <BR> Please keep the prayers coming! Fri, 6 Dec 2013 22:28:31 EST HAPPY THANKSGIVING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5552095 I wanted to wish each and every one of you dear friends a Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving's Day! I am thankful for each and everyne of you....On this journey that we are all on, I am so happy to have you all...enjoy the day ! <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/4/l1464280351.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/1/0/l1021629236.jpg"> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/8/8/l889104442.jpg"> <BR> <BR> And for those who ... Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:17:31 EST The babies http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5550510 The boys names are. MADDOX AND TRISTIN...All is going well Tue, 26 Nov 2013 08:12:10 EST The babies http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5549675 The twins made it through the night. .. <BR> 1 lb 13 oz. And 1 lb 7 oz <BR> Please keep praying <BR> God bless you all Mon, 25 Nov 2013 07:36:27 EST The babies are born http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5549349 The babies were born by c section....so far...everyone is doing well...please keep praying! god bless you all for your prayers... I love each of you! Sun, 24 Nov 2013 20:05:33 EST