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Sunday, July 12, 2009      8 comments

I find it amazing to reflect on any given day the # of choices that must be made. I've learned since being on Spark that I can make healthy choices, I have to let my motivation to become a healthier person overrule my impulsive desire for the... Read more
Bittersweet birthday
Friday, July 10, 2009      6 comments

Well here I am @ my 40th birthday, I wish it was filled with much more joy. Unfortunately, with the tension I have in my life with dealing with my daughters poor choices of friends & activities, I'm finding that I'm focusing more on the what if'... Read more
Can't give up
Friday, June 26, 2009      7 comments

The past couple of days have been emotionally draining & have caused me to want to give up on taking care of me. I learned early yesterday morning that my 16 yr old daughter had contacted friends & have them come get her during the night. She ... Read more
Finding the Light in this week of difficulties
Friday, June 05, 2009      4 comments

Whew it's finally Friday!!!! Hopefully today won't be a repeat of last Friday when all of my difficulties seem to start. Started with the almost accident I was in due to someone running a redlight @ a very high rate of speed. Then $1100 later fo... Read more
Lindsey is 3 today!
Wednesday, May 20, 2009      2 comments

Today is Lindsey's birthday, hard to believe she already 3 years old. I can remember like it was yesterday holding her in my arms & realizing one day that she would be the first to call me NANA! I love it when she spends the weekend wi... Read more
Today is much improved
Tuesday, May 05, 2009      5 comments

I actually slept well last night (thanks to Benadryl --for hives). I am feeling so much better today that the past couple of days. It's amazing what sleep can do for a body. I even went for a walk after work, feel like I have more energy. Now th... Read more
Tired Monday!
Monday, May 04, 2009      1 comments

Didn't sleep well last night, kept waking up all night til about 3:15 am & then the clock went off @ 5am. I feel like a zombie walking around with having no decent rest since Friday. Not sure what my problem is why I can't fall asleep & stay asl... Read more
So tired....
Sunday, May 03, 2009      2 comments

This has been an exhausting weekend! We had both of our grandchilden (both ages 2) yesterday & part of today. Now if I had only a portion of their energy, I would be just fine!!!Also, I prepared & froze 14 quarts of strawberries yesterday. I don... Read more
Need to redo this day...
Thursday, April 30, 2009      5 comments

This day is not panning out to be positive like I had hoped. It sees everything I have tried to tackle @ home or work today is not going well. Feel like I have run into a brick wall. To make matters worst, instead of going & picking up a salad ... Read more
Tragedy strikes Kaylee on April 18, 2009
Saturday, April 18, 2009      3 comments

Our beautiful little Kaylee (our 3rd grandchild) was born into this world 3 weeks ago & today tragedy has struck. Her father was killed in a head on collision today while driving his best friend to the best friends wedding. Both young men were ... Read more
Rest & Relaxation here I come!
Wednesday, April 15, 2009      2 comments

Well our vacation finally is beginning. We are now traveling to the NC Mountains for our much needed anniversary getaway. It will be so nice to leave behind all the stresses of home & work & have some time to enjoy the sights & sounds of our fav... Read more
Weight is coming off....
Saturday, April 04, 2009      2 comments

I can't believe the weight is finally leaving me!!! I have been hoping for this for many years, never thought it would happen. I'm so excited the scales are finally decreasing on a regular basis. My goal was to have gotten down to 165 by the tim... Read more
Kaylee's arrival
Friday, March 27, 2009      1 comments

Our new grandbaby, Kaylee made her arrival this afternoon. I'm on the way to the hospital to see her. Her mother is our "wanna be daughter", actually she's the best friend of one of our daughter's & we have sort of adopted her in love. Wow, no... Read more
TGIF - 3/27/09
Friday, March 27, 2009      0 comments

It's finally Friday at last. I am looking forward to this weekend, it will be the first weekend that Kenny has been home with no schedules since have to work out of town for the past couple of months. I think the weather is supposed to be warm ... Read more
Good Bye 170's
Tuesday, March 03, 2009      1 comments

Wow, can't believe the 170's are gone finally! I have shed 7 lbs so far since joining spark again in January 2009. I am so excited, I'm on my way to a healthier me. My DH & even my office manager have commented on how thinner I appear. I can... Read more

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