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Someone Read My Mind

Saturday, April 09, 2016      2 comments

Just read the blog by Nancy Howard: Confession: "Getting Older Really Stinks, but I Guess it Beats the Alternative." I can truly relate to her comments. My friend Alvin and I frequently speak about the changes we are experiencing in the midst ... Read more

Thinking Out Loud

Sunday, March 20, 2016      2 comments

The first day of spring. Many, like myself, eagerly anticipated the arrival. What plans we made anticipating throwing off the garments of winter. Shedding those hog-tying clothes. Our bodies, anticipating with gusto, would gasp for the wind ... Read more

Each day waits for us to paint beautiful colors on the canvas of our life

Thursday, March 10, 2016      1 comments

Another day is waning down. Have we done anything to make this day better? I think we sometimes forget or overlook or downplay the significant role we play in the scheme of life. Greeting someone with a smile places beautiful colors on both o... Read more

Anticipation of getting what you want sometimes meets a dead end!

Wednesday, March 09, 2016      3 comments

Expected to get a positive report from my podiatrist. But, as he checked my foot I groaned when he hit that "bad" spot. Another week in the medicated wrap and walking boot. Disappointed? Yes. Beat down and discouraged? Definitely not. I w... Read more

Anticipation is good

Tuesday, March 08, 2016      1 comments

Back to Podiatrist tomorrow and I am anticipating a positive report. Eager to get back to walking and out of this "BOOT." Tomorrow's supposed to be a warm day. Out to the beach for a walk. Read more

Down time is rest time (many times we don't realized we need it)

Sunday, March 06, 2016      0 comments

I have ants in my pants because I want to get out and work on my recovery. I want to ignore other challenges and get right to what I used to do. But, I have come to realize, albeit difficult to accept, that we must take time to "smell the rose... Read more

We are made for this

Sunday, February 28, 2016      3 comments

I heard a sermon today that spoke about all of the challenges and trials all of us face. Every now and then we get burdened to the point of fatique and/or desperation. Looking around we wonder where are the friends who said they would be there... Read more

Moderation begets moderation

Friday, February 26, 2016      2 comments

Since my last blog entry I have, and it"s about time, accepted the reality that I must be patient to realize positive recovery. In time I KNOW my physical and emotional being will be much improved. Need all the support I can get from Spark Peo... Read more

This too shall pass

Thursday, February 18, 2016      4 comments

Just thinking about my current recovery status. This recovery is more of a struggle than I had expected. I have always been a quick study in recovery. Just couldn't understand what hampered me this time. Watching TV today, in the presenc... Read more

Meet Challenges Head-on

Tuesday, December 15, 2015      1 comments

My friends just a update quick note. I've been so committed to improving my health one day at a time. Even when nothing concrete could be seen I prayed that I could stay the test. I, now, can say without a doubt when you don't see effective c... Read more

A New Season

Monday, February 10, 2014      1 comments

Well my Spark People I'll be absent in one day. Wednesday is the day. Really don't look forward to the convalescence period or the long days of pain during the recovery. My wife will be with because of FMLA. That's a relief. I'll post t... Read more

Surgery 2/12/14

Friday, February 07, 2014      1 comments

It seemed like years away when I was given the surgery date. Now 5 days separate me from a new shoulder. Takes about 3 hr's, if no complications. I solicit your prayers and well wishes for a speedy recovery with no complications. I will watc... Read more

New direction with a new attitude

Thursday, January 30, 2014      0 comments

I am back on track. I have resigned myself to the surgery and the convalescence time. There are steps I can take while in recovery. I can work on at home exercises and others from Spark people. I am still in the race. I like the blog about c... Read more

The trials and tribulations of weight loss.

Monday, January 27, 2014      1 comments

It appears that every step forward I take I find myself falling back three steps health wise. I signed up for the 28 day challenge but before I could begin I slipped on ice during the storm injuring my shoulder and now have to have a foreign el... Read more

To Do

Friday, October 11, 2013      1 comments

I started placing workout on my calendar. Also have learned more about sparkpeople to elevate my success. The articles and the videos have helped me turn the corner. Just have to keep focused on my progress by scheduling daily activities and ... Read more

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