This new Diva has gotten her soul in shape!
I've fallen off track the past two months here on Spark, been busy, the kids have busier schedules than I do, stress all around me financially, emotionally, excuses, excuses, excuses etc. and in the midst of everything I found a fabulous group o... Read more
Paper or Plastic?
NEITHER! Pledge to bring reusable bags to the grocery store (or any store). Make it a habit!
Check out these tidbits:
100 billion: The number of plastic shopping bags used annually in the US
1000: The number of plastic bags a high q... Read more
A friend sent the following to me in an email (not sure of the author or where the stats came from, but it doesn't really matter...the bottom line is...let's just love one another)!
If we could shrink the earth’s population to a village of... Read more
Soles4Souls - Let's help anyway we can!
I received an email from Sports Chalet on Friday about an organization called Soles4Souls. Sports Chalet has teamed up with Soles4Souls to collect gently worn mens, women's & kids' shoes until Sunday, January 31st. All the shoes collected will... Read more
New Day, New Month
Okay, I love Spark People, I appreciate the friendship and support I get everyday! I'm going to use you all as scapegoats right now though and say, because of all the fabulous support I get, I've become complacent in my fierce motivation to get... Read more
Thank you friends!
Thanks to ALL my wonderful friends (and you know who you are) for the warm and kind anniversary wishes! I don't know what I'd do without my Spark Friends! You make each and every day so much more complete for me!
You all are the best!
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Mayonnaise Jar & Two Beers
When things in your life seem almost too much to handle, when 24 hours in a day are not enough, remember the mayonnaise jar and the 2 Beers.
A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him.
When th... Read more
Okay seriously...I was just uploading some pictures from our recent lake trip. My husband got a hold of the camera (taking a picture of me by accident because I've sworn him to keep me out the pictures). But my big back side managed to get in ... Read more
Ten Peeves that Dogs Have About Humans
Blaming your farts on me.....
Not funny... Not funny at all !!!
Yelling at me for barking.
I'M A FRIGGIN' DOG
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Not sure I can pull this off
I log in, I earn points, I was feeling pretty darn good about myself and my healthy habits, I try to support others on their journey and lord knows so many support me on mine. I'm not mad, I'm not depressed, I'm just coming to the conclusion th... Read more
Let's put things into perspective...
1. Life isn't fair, but it's still good.
2. When in doubt, just take the next small step.
3. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone.
4. Your job won't take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and parents will. Stay in touch.... Read more
Thank you friends!
That Momma48 (fyi - she CAN NOT keep a secret)! I'm embarrassed to admit that I was feeling extremely sorry for myself yesterday. I was having the pity party of all pity parties. Thanks to Cheryl and all my wonderful friends at 'SOM/WGH' the ... Read more
S2S Catch up!
Holy smokes where did my days go? I've been doing my cardio religiously EVERYDAY!
Day 9, 30 min. cardio - check, bonus challenge of additional video (zumba dvd) - check.
Day 10, 30 min. cardio - check, bonus challenge of eating health... Read more
BEST POEM IN THE WORLD!
I was shocked, confused, bewildered
As I entered Heaven's door,
Not by the beauty of it all,
Nor the lights or its decor.
But it was the folks in Heaven
Who made me sputter and gasp--
The thieves, the liars, the sinners,
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