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Tuesday, February 13, 2018      6 comments

I watched a TV documentary a few years ago. It was about body activity. What I understood from it is probably partly along the lines of why some folk seem to be more active than others! The programme was about a study of a ballerina ... Read more
Monday, February 12, 2018      8 comments

We had a lovely visit from our older son for a long weekend - Thursday last week till Sunday there. Thursday - - son visited with a local friend for a few hours - then home here for a meal. Friday - - son'd offered help to his Dad... Read more
Getting Ready for a New Year
Friday, December 29, 2017      8 comments

Well, here we are - the royal we! Time to start getting ready for a New Year. So - it's also time to sort myself out, be ready to try out some new ways to proceed, be prepared to change my way of viewing things, start a new stage of my li... Read more
Decluttering - My Firends List
Thursday, December 21, 2017      8 comments

I feel terrible about this, but my decluttering needs to take another personal turn. My next declutter area is going to be friends lists here and on FaceBook. Yes, this will be a mental declutter - but so important in many ways. I ... Read more
Moving Forward
Friday, December 15, 2017      7 comments

I'll admit - I'm still ambivalent about having to join a new team for the 5% Challenge. However, time passes. And I'm beginning to feel that I am, at last, beginning to move on. I said recently that I would rediscover my positive by ... Read more
5% Challenge - Winter 2018
Tuesday, December 12, 2017      3 comments

My heart is heavy, and every time I start to think about this, I get upset. The OverAll Leaders wanted to increase the membership for the 5% Challenge, so added some extra teams. All teams for the Challenge must have at least 5 Team Leade... Read more
Work Started Yesterday
Tuesday, April 25, 2017      11 comments

I was too tired to report back last night emoticon Yesterday, 1 guy arrived, and worked away all day, mainly... Read more
Tomorrow's the Day
Monday, April 24, 2017      4 comments

Just another 9 1/2 to 10 hours till the work starts! Bathroom - Almost everything removed that we want to remove ourselves - just a hand towel, hand soap, and toilet roll! Kitchen Cupboard - This had to be emptied to allow access f... Read more
5 Days To Go - Bathroom Work Starts On Monday.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017      3 comments

I just realised, at the end of last week, that I only had 1 and a bit weeks to go, not the 2 and a bit I'd been thinking. And yes, I know - I posted a blog titled "12 Days To Go". You surely don't expect my mind and my brain to tie up, do you?... Read more
12 Days To Go - New Bathroom is Looming!
Wednesday, April 12, 2017      5 comments

Oh my - doesn't time fly when you're enjoying yourself? And when you've got the flu or whatever :( So - I said to hubby a couple of weeks ago that I intend to have the back door accessible through the dining room, so we could go to and fr... Read more
39 Days To Go - Decluttering Has Begun
Thursday, March 16, 2017      4 comments

I had started to fill a box for the charity shop about a week ago. That's it full now, and ready to go. Tomorrow we visit MiL for the first time since hubby was ill (he got the go-ahead today to start driving again). Sounds all wrong - ... Read more
40 Days to Go - Getting a New Bathroom Installed
Wednesday, March 15, 2017      6 comments

I have to admit to being a sad soul - I am beginning toget excited at the thought of a new bathroom! We have lived in this house since we got married, 27 March 1978. Hubby has been living in the house almost since we bought it on 30 Novem... Read more
Getting Ready for Christmas 2016
Thursday, December 22, 2016      10 comments

Well, this year it's actually happening - I'll have all 3 of my youngsters home for Christmas. Hubby headed off today to fetch younger son home tomorrow - visited his Mum, dropped off Christmas presents for his sister and family on the way ... Read more
Fall 5% Challenge
Sunday, August 21, 2016      5 comments

Sign-up is now open for the Fall 5% Challenge, though there's no start date available as yet.
gid=67775 I gave a wee bit of very basic info about these 5% Chall... Read more
Summer 5% Challenge
Tuesday, May 31, 2016      9 comments

Have you tried the 5% Challenges yet? Weight, Fitness and Lifestyle are all involved. Lose 5% of your starting weight over 8 weeks ... Read more

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