I know we all are very leery of quick fixes to the issues we face from weight loss to maintenance to dealing with family, grief, depression, stress issues. So when the title of this site was "Lose weight in just 7 minutes" you can imagine my sk... Read more
In the month of April, I volunteer at a local academy for troubled teens teaching poetry. Today was my second visit and as usual, the girls were enthusiastic and listened with interest. The boys are a different story. They are full of enthusi... Read more
Two days into the week and I have done more than I usually do in a week. Monday after breakfast got to Spark and got lots done. Late morning was trip to Costco and lunch. Afternoon was picking up around house, doing yoga and early evening a g... Read more
Here's on example:
12. Give up your excuses. Send them packing and tell them they’re fired. You no longer need them. A lot of times we limit ourselves because of the many excuses we use. Instead of growing and working on improving ourselves an... Read more
I know your have been hurt. I know your heart has been broken I know how disappointed you are. It's so unfair - you never should have had to experience such things. You deserve better. It never should have happened. I'm so sorry for what you en... Read more
Today I went to the Central Iowa Yoga Retreat. As I was helping people check in, a very pleasant looking woman said, "CarolJean?" and I responded "Garden Girl!". We knew the other was going to be there, but it was amazing to recognize and imm... Read more
I would love to quote gobs of this article I just read, however, in keep with Spark policy, I will post the link and encourage you to read an article that challenged my thinking.
tinybuddha.com/blog/solv e-your-problems-and-set-yo... Read more
www.everydayhealth.com/w eight/0322/could-two-words -help-you-resist-temptatio n.aspx?xid=nl_EverydayHeal thWomensHealth_20120327
What two words made a difference to those losing or maintaining weight.... What i... Read more
There has been a forum on DWD team recently talking about food good for sleep. I found this online this morning. I copied a bit of it here to give you an idea and the link will take you to the full article which suggests some interesting combin... Read more
I must admit i read the first book in this series, which this movie is based on, four years ago when it first came out. I decided then that the major premise was so unpalatable that I would not and have not read any of the further books.
That... Read more
We are spending a long weekend, Thursday through Sunday with DD friend's in a city convenient for all of us, but where only one friend lives. We stay in a nearby motel and the friends sleep at the two bedroom apartment that is party central.
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Great quote I just ran into today:
“Always concentrate on how far you’ve come, rather than how far you have left to go.” ~Unknown
The article didn't have anything to do with health, weight control, etc. However, it reminded me of so many bl... Read more