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Christmas Fear and Failure
Friday, December 22, 2017      1 comments

As it gets closer to the time we gather together as a family for Christmas I am feeling a bit afraid that I won't stay strong. My niece makes a zillion home made desserts that are absolutely fabulous. I have a corn dish that family requests ever... Read more
Different Twist for a Tradition
Wednesday, December 20, 2017      2 comments

Christmas can be hard. It has been for many years for me. I was prepared to grieve the holidays and doing it without pushing down my emotions with food. No numbing. Then my son performed at Light up Louisville. Bummer for me I did not get ... Read more
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Saturday, December 16, 2017      9 comments

Today was a wonderful day. I received a gift from a new online friend. She encourages me in my desire to achieve good health through a change in diet. It started with a post about my winter garden being at it's peak. Well, it is because it's... Read more
Rethinking Exercise
Wednesday, August 23, 2017      1 comments

I have had a gym membership. Loved it until we had a family situation that made it difficult for me to get away from home. Then I used the treadmill. A bit boring but I came to enjoy it. Then we were moving back to the home we had been remodelin... Read more
Rest of your life
Monday, August 21, 2017      5 comments

It's been so long since I was on here. A couple of years. Years that brought some of the toughest stuff life could throw at me. I've gained weight. I don't even know how much. Through a few moves, I have misplaced the scale. Medical stuff ... Read more
I own a hula hoop!!!!
Tuesday, September 18, 2012      5 comments

I did it! I made a hula hoop...well 3 of them. The last one a bit too small, the first a bit too big. I also found some mood music. I had these love song cd's I purchased as a gift for someone else, and forgot them when I mailed their gift to th... Read more
When it clicks.....
Friday, September 14, 2012      0 comments

It clicked... like a piece in a puzzle.... I was washing dishes, just thinking. I turned to pick up some more dirty dishes off the table and there sat that box of blasted doughnuts and it clicked..... This is it.... I feel I came to that... Read more
A box of doughnuts
Thursday, September 13, 2012      1 comments

I don't get it. Sweety pie has brought home the largest box of doughnuts I have ever seen. Cute ones too. I don't know if I am more angry at him...or me that I had blown my diet on cookie dough earlier. Stress eating...perhaps he does underst... Read more
My First Blog Post (here that is)
Wednesday, September 12, 2012      4 comments

Wow...what a day. Filled with appts. While in town decided to pick up a few things for puppet making. Went for allergy shot. Couldn't get it because they noticed my cough and wheezing. Sometimes you just don't realize how sick you are until some... Read more