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Finally Back
Friday, July 03, 2009      0 comments

We have had a busy 2 months. We travel to Casper and spent a few days with my daughter, then reported to work. We are working as campground hosts at Marsh Lake Campground in Northeastern Utah. The only access to this area is through Wyoming, ... Read more
Bye for a while
Friday, May 01, 2009      2 comments

I'm sorry I haven't been around much the last couple of weeks, I have been busy packing for our trip and I had dental surgery last Friday. I had the rest of my teeth pulled and had implants put in. My mouth is very, very sore and I am having a... Read more
4 More Pounds !!!!!!!!!!!!
Wednesday, April 15, 2009      0 comments

Yahoo!!! I lost 4 more pounds, which makes a total of 35 pounds lost. Murphy's Law has been in effect the last few days for my husband. My husband has come down with as nasty chest cold, he is never sick and doesn't do sick well. Then o... Read more
It is a time for peace
Monday, April 06, 2009      1 comments

The season is almost over here in Yuma, things have been winding down, and life has been extremely busy for me. Between working, volunteering at the county fair, quilt club, finishing up the church directory, finishing the planning for a couple... Read more
I made my first goal!!!!!!!!!!!
Wednesday, March 25, 2009      2 comments

Today when I got on the scales it read 175, yes I made it. I'm continuing to work on goals 2 and 3, now I can start working on goal 4. I think goal 2 is a little unrealistic for me this summer, because my knee is not improving it seems to be g... Read more
2 more which makes 25
Friday, February 27, 2009      1 comments

At my weigh-in on Wednesday this week I lost 2 more pounds making a total of 25. My doctors are happy but would like me to continue to lose some more. I also made an appointment to see knee-replacement specialist in April. I went through a ... Read more
I'm working now
Wednesday, February 11, 2009      1 comments

I started a new job, I'm working in a quilt shop here in town. Being a quilter I'm in heaven everyday at work. Looking at all the new fabrics and patterns. The work has been good for me and it showed at my weigh-in this morning. I lost ano... Read more
It's coming off
Wednesday, January 21, 2009      0 comments

I lost another 2 pounds, I only have 11 more pounds to get to my first goal. I have been busy with company from Canada, running her back and forth to Mexico for the dentist. .... Linda... Read more
Lost 6 pounds over Holidays
Wednesday, January 07, 2009      2 comments

I was really surprised that I lost 6 pounds. There were many tempting foods offered, but I was very careful what I ate and tried to exercise as much as possible on the trip. It really paid off. ... Read more
I'm Home Again
Sunday, January 04, 2009      0 comments

Well, we finally got home last night. I had a good trip - 4 days in Reno, NV enjoying Gerry's granddaughter - then spent 2 days traveling to Weippe, ID, where we enjoyed some time with his mother - then spent 2 more days traveling to Casper, W... Read more
On the road again
Thursday, December 18, 2008      0 comments

We left today for out annual Christmas trip. This year we will spend 4 days in Reno with my husband's children. Then we travel to Homedale, ID and stay one night with his sister, then go on up to Weippe, ID to be with his mother for Christmas.... Read more
Orive de Alva
Sunday, December 14, 2008      1 comments

I went with my husband and a group of men from our church yesterday down to Orive de Alva to help a small church. They had the roof blown off their building during a recent storm. Our church bought the materials and helped with the man power.... Read more
Yahoo -- 2 more
Wednesday, December 10, 2008      3 comments

I was so glad this morning when I weighed in. I lost 2 more. If I can keep this up I will soon be back in my jeans.... Read more
Thursday, December 04, 2008      2 comments

I lost 6 pounds the first week. I'm not stopping now. I've met a friend thru Sparkpeople who lives within 6 miles of me, we are going to meet and walk 3 - 5 times a week. She is a very nice lady. One of my kids is needing to lose weight acc... Read more
It's my birthday.
Saturday, November 29, 2008      1 comments

I'm 63 today and the beginning of the rest of my life. My husband is taking me out for dinner tonight to a new restaurant. I hope I can find something healthy on the menu and NO BIRTHDAY CAKE.... Read more