Bumps in the road, but making it work.
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
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
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!
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
WALKING/ TALKING AND THE MAGIC THROUGH THE WOODS
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.
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.
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.
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
Healthy fun and gettin' 'er done!
After a restful night's sleep, I am getting it done, today!
Already been working out, sparking, got gardening to do and planned out my meals.
It is just one of those days where everything is perfect from the get go.
Yes, I have wo... Read more
After the wedding!
Well, it is finally here! After the wedding! (my niece's)
It seems as though all things were followed, with "after the wedding".
I'll paint the bathroom...after the wedding.
I'll get back to working out...after the wedding.
I'll get ... Read more
Volunteering...take a passion and make it count!
When I was a child, there was a beautiful park, that we would go to. Acres of azaleas, Southern pleasure, with Dogwoods and Redbuds, Weeping Willows and a pond with a fountain.
A must see, in the Spring. Droves of people would come at Easter a... Read more
FROM A FELLOW GARDENER...
THE GARDEN OF DAILY LIVING
PLANT THREE ROWS OF PEAS
1. PEAS OF MIND
2. PEAS OF HEART
3. PEAS OF SOUL
PLANT FOUR ROWS OF SQUASH
1. SQUASH GOSSIP
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Who says stress is all bad?
So, I am here to tell you that I have been having my share of stress.
Yes, the one that comes back, every so often. Financial challenges, but I am getting good, at dealing with this one. No problem. I laugh in the face of the wolf.
This n... Read more
Ready to get back to it!
Yes, I let things slide a bit. A cookie here, not tracking every day, not as much strength training. I was letting stress, do it's thing, it likes to do. I was just plain lucky that I have not gained anything! Well, I did do a lot of walking and... Read more
THANK YOU VETERANS!
Thanks to all the Veterans that have served our Country with honor and integrity.
Personal thanks to my father...Army MSGT.
My hubby...Marines and National Guard. LCPL and SGT.
My good friend. R. Allyn...Navy LTCM
My first hubby Navy.... Read more