Face Stuffing Observations
Today I tried my knee out again, and did quite well for 2 1/2 miles.
My neighbor joined me in our walk, so I heard all about her kid's football game. It kept my mind off my knee, and kept me walking pretty fast.
Not that I care a... Read more
Our Painted Leaves Oktoberfest Quilt Show
Remember when I put all those photos of the leaf painting class? Well yesterday was our day to "SHINE" by having our own little quilt show and hosting an Oktoberfest.
The photos of some of the quilts are on my photo page. I couldn't get a... Read more
Flu shots, 5K and Plans
Yesterday I got a shingles shot in my left arm. I got a flu shot in my right arm. I had my knee x-rayed, and learned I will probably have to have surgery done on it.
I learned that my DH nor I need to get the H1N1 shot, because we are "to... Read more
Finding that close Parking Space
I haven't walked much in my life. I did a stint there for a while of jogging, but gave that up with the help of winter.
Walking wasn't one of "my things". I am one of those ... Read more
Getting Away from Quilting for a little While.
On Tuesday, I nearly dragged DH out of the house and into the car. We were going to Sol Duc Falls
and the Salmon Cascades if it killed him! He has avoided doing any exercise for t... Read more
Loading photos and blogging
WOW. I didn't realize this much time has passed without me posting a new blog! See how life gets when you're having fun?!
I have walked 40 miles in my Mile A Day for September Challenge, and life has taken on a new meaning.
I am be... Read more
Bossy Daughter Says "NO!"
THIS is my darling, sweet, shy, mousy daughter. Can you tell from the photo that I am joking?
I have been really doing well with earning fitness points, and my body shows it... Read more
Bossy Daughter Saves Me From Myself!
Today, during our online Scrabble game, I let Bossy Daughter know that I didn't feel like walking today. She set me straight......AGAIN!
She let me know that I WILL walk today, and that I am making so much progress and how proud of me she ... Read more
Our Flag, Our Country, Our Troops
Today while walking, I was thinking about 9/11.
Tomorrow is another 9/11, a day for rememberance.
A day to remember that Freedom isn't Free, and that lives have been su... Read more
Me, Winsten and the Slug
This is my walking buddy, Winsten. He is really getting used to this idea of us going out every morning and walking. He scouts the trails ahead, then runs back to get me and sh... Read more
And Now For A Bit of Truth & Humor!
It's a rainy day. I did manage to get in my walk, and am doing quilting. My sister just sent this one to me, and I thought we can all use a little humor, so.......
God was missing for six days. Eventually, Michael, the archangel, foun... Read more
September Walk Challenge and Deer Trails
Hey there, Sports Fans! As some of you know, I joined a challenge within sp for walking one mile a day for the month of September. My pedometer now is reading a total of 8 miles.
I can already feel the difference in mind, body and spirit.... Read more
Quilt Class and the Pedometer
Yesterday I did a quilt class with Marsha McCloskey. That is not where the story really starts, though.
I am Education Chairperson for our quilt club, so I get to choose our v... Read more
Over Hill Over Dale
Yes, I hit the dusty trail. I joined a SP challenge for the month of September to walk one mile each day. One mile down, twenty nine to go.
I walked my mile in 27 minut... Read more
The Scale has a Smug Reprieve
Yesterday I told you that if the scale didn't show less tonnage today, out it would go.
After weighing in, I have given the scale a reprieve. I am down nearly 2 pounds, ... Read more