Just sayin' that tonight I spontaneously decided it would be cool to walk up to my son's school (a little over 2 miles with major hills) to watch his football game rather than driving, To my chagrin the hubs took me up on the idea so off we went... Read more
I just literally busted my butt doing Zumba ( video.google.com/videopl ay?docid=2154775852075963303# ) for the past 35 minutes. I am dripping, no... pouring sweat, from my inaugural attempt. So excited to have done such an ent... Read more
Today I treated myself to a mid summer mani/pedi... oo la, la! It was actually the first of the summer for me seeing as the direction of my finances has been otherwise focused on traveling. But for tonight, I have planned a sexy fun date night f... Read more
Well, it is crummy enough when the humidity is so bad that it will frizz curly coarse hair or desperately flatten straight hair but I have come to learn that's not all severe humidity can impale upon us.
Ever since I was a little girl devo... Read more
I caught this article in this morning's edition of USA Today. General education worth repeating!
Americans clueless about calories
www.usatoday.com/news/he alth/weightloss/2010-07-07 -calorieconfusion07_ST_N.htm ... Read more
The Dragonfly ~Walter Dudley Cavert
In the hottom of an old pond lived some grubs who could not understand why none of their goups ever come back after crawling up the stems of the lilies to the top of the water. they promised each other th... Read more
Early season harvest in my area consists mostly of lettuces, herbs, asparagus... etc. Yesterday I had the pleasure of harvesting my rhubarb for the first time. Here is a link to the blog entry I made for FaceBook. Unfortunately, SP can post to F... Read more
This last week I developed a severe case of hives. The doctors and I still have no idea of the cause only that the intensity was rather unsettling to say the least. The treatment included heavy doses of steroid in addition to two different antih... Read more
Weird question, I know. But right now I'm pondering the possible "correct" answer to that question just the same.
Today my friend reminded me of a recent discussion we had concerning the a book by Paul McKenna, PhD, personal transformation... Read more
Today is a big day... I'm going pants shopping! I usually approach clothes shopping, especially for pants/jeans with trepidation because the sizes seem to have so much power over me. So I put it off. But I have been living on two pair of jeans a... Read more
Well today I finally got down to business and set out to replace my vehicle which totally gave out on me around Thanksgiving. Usually I've had new cars and driven them till they just no longer go anymore, but this time the hubs and I decided its... Read more
Our family is very blessed to have celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday with our soldier son this year; over the years deployments have consistently interrupted the gathering together of our family for holidays. Once again we are ever so grateful... Read more
Yesterday's Dr. Oz show included a session with Jeanette Jenkins
1. Skater: step side to side like skating (movement resembles that of a speed skater crouched down)
2. Squat: step back and to the side rather ... Read more
Not long ago I began my celebration of the pomegranate season; hailing the wonderfully power packed fruit for it's antioxidant and other healthful properties. 'Tis now Wisconsin Cranberry Season as well!!!!
I love, love, love these little t... Read more
We've been here before but didn't anticipate being here again... the hubs was just let go from his job. It was a fear I had but kept telling myself I was reading the cards wrong. Now to regroup.
First thing... find something to make for di... Read more