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Pet peeves
Thursday, November 18, 2010      0 comments

People who say muscle weighs more than fat....muscle DOES NOT weigh more than fat. A pound of fat weighs the same as a pound of muscle. Brings up the old riddle: Which weighs more, a ton of lead or a ton of feathers? Uh, they weigh the same.... Read more
Saturday, November 06, 2010      4 comments

I have a member of my family (brother) who is "toxic", and have made the decision of no communication other than email. Of course, he comes up with "Well, I'm done with school so I don't have an email address anymore so it's OK for me to call... Read more
damn I'm pi$$ed
Wednesday, March 10, 2010      2 comments

I am so upset right now I could spit nails, swallowing them back and spit 'em out again. I guess we've all got our own PBH** to deal with in our lives. I'm not even going to ask WHY. mine is a "brother" one who went into violence (be... Read more
Thursday, December 31, 2009      1 comments more ways than one OK People- it's ***NOT*** a good idea to have someone slam into your knee with motorized anything. (happened Christmas Eve at work) First visit to the clinic gave me a doc who didn't LISTEN to what I was saying, mo... Read more
If **I**can do it, so can YOU!
Sunday, November 01, 2009      2 comments

I am SO PROUD of my self! last fall, (at the age of 50) this bookworm/couch potato/sit at the 'puter girl began doing walking/jogging intervals. Actually, I started walking, would jog for 30- 60 seconds. Slowly increased the jogging part, ... Read more
Memorial Day eating
Friday, May 22, 2009      1 comments

1st of all, Memorial Day wasn't meant to be a blowout sale and party day. It was set aside to REMEMBER and HONOR those who died in the Civil War..was originally called "Decoration Day" because the dead were honored by decorating their grave... Read more
What motivates me?
Thursday, March 05, 2009      0 comments

3/5/2009 1:42:53 PM Been asked this several times, and always came up stumped. Yeah, I want to look good (2 daughters are getting married this year) Yeah, I want to feel better. ok, standard answers we all hear, and give. For the fir... Read more
Schedule? what's a schedule?
Sunday, January 25, 2009      1 comments

I've been struggling with a spark team "assignment" : to make and keep a "schedule". In my life, through 28 years of marriage, 26 years of homeschooling, 4 kids, a self employed(17 years) spouse and caring for elderly parents and grandpa... Read more
Answers come when you least expect them
Sunday, October 05, 2008      5 comments

...I've asked myself that a lot over the years..Why am I here on Earth? where am I going? What is my purpose? What is my "special talent"? I can't play an instrument. Everyone except my babies covers their ears when I sing. I can't draw a st... Read more