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3 Days on my new streak
Thursday, January 10, 2013      8 comments

As some of you may, know, I visit my mother almost every day, to check in on her. Make sure she takes her medicine, eats well and to see if there is anything I can do, for her. We chat, have a meal together, some days and I try to get her to... Read more
A new journey...The Awesome April Azalea Challenge!
Sunday, November 25, 2012      13 comments

Acorns have been collected and the winter will be a path to the glorious day that I reach my goal. I have chosen April! For that month, many years ago, I reached another weight loss goal. That journey began at 184 pounds and ended with 11... Read more
Friday, November 23, 2012      7 comments

So the Acorn Challenge has come to it's close. Ashley and I had a goal to walk 100 miles from October to Thanksgiving day. The plan was to gather acorns for each mile... Read more
Trick or treat!
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      9 comments

Just turned out the light and blew out the Jack-o-lantern. A wonderful evening full of trick or treaters! We had around 40 of them, A few big, a few small and many in between. Check out the last one that came. I caught a photo of this be... Read more
Goals for the week of October 21st-27th
Saturday, October 20, 2012      7 comments

Hello, Everyone. You are what you eat. Isn't that the saying? I have been eating a good many fruits and veggies, this past week, but I assure you, there is a body, under that... Read more
Goals for the week October 14th-20th
Sunday, October 14, 2012      8 comments

Inspired by a couple of Sparkfriends, I have decided to post my goals for the week. 1. In an effort to add acorns, to my jar, I will walk 15 miles, this week. (Just finished 3.) ... Read more
An apple a day....
Saturday, October 13, 2012      4 comments

Earlier, this week, Ashley and I made a trip, to Carter mountain. The plans had been made since last year, when my getting sick, forced us to cancel, in 2011. This year, guess what? I was not 100%, but determined to not let this opportuni... Read more
Bumps in the road, but making it work.
Monday, October 08, 2012      7 comments

The acorn jar is filling up, but slower than planned. Ashley got sick. Then I got sick. The weather turned rainy and time is passing by. Heal spurs, sciatica, blah, blah, blah. So plan B. On the days that we are not able to do our... Read more
Walking tall.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012      6 comments

The Acorn challenge continues and out jar is getting filled. Ashley and I have added a mile, to our walks, this week and so far, we have three, three mile walks, in, each! The weather has been wonderful and the bodies are getting use... Read more
WALKING BUDDIES .. the Fall Acorn Challenge
Tuesday, September 11, 2012      10 comments

As Fall air has started to settle in, thoughts go to nesting, cleaning, getting ready for the heat of Summer to move over into comfort of Autumn. Windows are open, the afghan has moved onto the sofa, once more. It is also a time for outdo... Read more
It's coming back!
Friday, August 31, 2012      10 comments

At age 53, I bent over and felt something and wondered, what was that? To my surprise, it was ME. One needs to understand that through all the years of up and down, pounds that hung around, I had always had a waist. Not so at the magic time w... Read more
Sunday, August 12, 2012      4 comments

Woke up to a light rain and cooler air blowing into town. The thought of Fall not far off put a smile to my face and pep in my step. Hubby and I had a morning planned together, but where he wanted to go and where I wanted to go...well, let... Read more
One thing makes a difference and a chance to move in the right direction.
Thursday, July 19, 2012      7 comments

Today I attempted to take some positive steps, towards my goals. I have recently lived the life of celebrating, with food. Good times, but not helpful when it comes to the big picture. Today was another temptation, as Hubby and I went to Re... Read more
The heat is on.
Friday, June 29, 2012      6 comments

Well, the heat is on and I say, Let's embrace it! Can't all be bad. Surely we remember good times we have had, in the heat. That time at the beach when the sand burned our feet and the sea, lapped up, to give relief. Does not a dip in... Read more
Fun, fit and food.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012      8 comments

Love spending time in my yard. I know there are many that share the same pleasure. There is always something new! Nature is calming and exciting, at the same time! Whereas my flowers always bring me pleasure, my vegetable garden bri... Read more

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