Day 157......Day 9 of Lent
It is a gloomy day today, but a little warmer......closer to spring, so I went for a 20 minute walk. My Chiro said as long as it was a flat and only 20 minute walk I could do this 2x a day. It felt good....not too much pain. I have really fe... Read more
Day 156.........day 8 Lent
I got up early enough to make rosary and mass this morning. It was really nice, even a homily which father talking about persevering in these tough economic times. It also made me think to persevere on this journey of getting rid of this exces... Read more
Day 155...Lent day 7
It has been a week today since I started the journey of Lent and I am so glad to be doing it and that others are too. It is nice to have the company!! I really do not miss the brownies, M & M's....I know where they would go anyway!!
My ... Read more
Day 154....Day 6 Lent
Hi all and thanks for all your comments. I have been meaning to add that! They all mean so much to me! You are all so inspiring! ... Read more
Day 152.....Lent day 4
WOW, I am so glad I did the 3 day veggie, fruit, water and a handful of almonds. I just feel so good; not sure how to say it, but it is like I have all this energy! Last night I almost got into the potato chips. This is a veggie right??? I ju... Read more
Day 151........Lent Day 3
OK, this is the last day of the 3 day fruits, veggies, water, and almonds. I do feel a little hungry; got to have my almonds. I have not had those yet; shame on me. DD called this am and was not feeling all that great....Well, duh, i told h... Read more
Day 150........Lent Day 2
OK, it is day 2 of Lent. My daughter is doing a 3 day fast.....only drinking fluids. I am NOT doing that. I just get too weak, but I am doing a 3 day fruits, veggie, liquids.I did have a few almonds and will do the same today.....Got to have ... Read more
Day 149.........Ash Wednesday....Day 1
It felt so good to go to mass this morning and also get my forehead dusted with ashes. Then right after we had our monthly2nd grade RE planning meeting.....12 of us showed up and that went well. I walked from the church parking lot to my chir... Read more
Day 148 FAT Tuesday(s)!!!!!!!!!
OK, it is Fat Tuesday and I think the last three day have been Fat Tuesdays.....I have been eating chocolate and pizza!!!!! I don't know what has gotten into me, but I just did!!!!! I am however, starting Lent tomorrow, and I will NOT give up ... Read more
It is hard to believe we are getting ready for 3-6 inches of snow when it is soooooooo sunny here, but that will be changing within hours.....Oh, well, still one day closer to spring!!
I had my 4th adjustment this week....stepping it up to ... Read more
Man, is it cold here today, 23 but with the wind it felt like 10!!!!!! Anyway, it was a busy day, meeting my red hat friends for coffee at Panera. I was the only one who had coffee only. Panera just has too many high calorie foods in my opin... Read more
I walked today, only 20 minutes, but I did it and my calf/back pain was not too bad. I had to ice last night after we gave blood for our blood drive at church.
I taught RE this afternoon......only 5 kids showed up, but I guess that is g... Read more
It is another dreary day here in SE MI; oh well.......it is still winter. I just saw two deer from through our back yard.......with a fox chasing it! RUN DEER RUN!!!!!!! I do hope and pray they are ok! I could not believe it!!!!!!
Bil... Read more
Day 137 HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!!!!!!
Hi all......Happy Heart Day!!! I already had a little chocolate. I made brownies from a box, but instead of the oil, I substituted nonfat vanilla yogurt. They are really moist and good too. Hubby loves 'em too!!!!!
I am doing more yog... Read more
I had another adjustment today....3rd one this week, and I am going to do the same next week. I am really trying not to do anything that is going to upset my back even more. Step aerobics and riding my st. bike are out. I am going to start th... Read more