WOMEN'S FAVORITE E-MAIL OF THE YEAR
A man was sick and tired of going to work every day while his wife stayed home.
He wanted her to see what he went through so he prayed:
I go to work every day and put in 8 hours while my wife merely stays at home.
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The "2 questions" from well meaning relatives
In the last couple of weeks 2 different family members have asked me:
1. How much weight have you lost?
2. You aren't going to try and lose any more are you?
I answered that I have lost 27 pounds so far and "yes" I would like to lo... Read more
Taking The SP Journey
How do you prepare to take a trip? Some people are lucky enough to have GPS in their cars (I do not). If I am taking a trip I will check a map kept in my car or usually will check on the internet for location, etc. We decide the route, starti... Read more
THE ANSWERED PRAYER IN NEON LIGHTS
The Answered Prayer in Neon Lights
I was worried about our big move. Then I received a mysterious sign.
By Joyce Garner, Casselberry, Florida
I collapsed on the lounge chair in the backyard, yearning for peace of mind. Earlier that m... Read more
Current Status of DH (and me)
First let me thank all of my Spark Buddies for the good thoughts, prayers, and comments since this all started last Thursday. You are the best!!!
Soon will leave for the 60 mile trip back to the hospital (120 rd. trip) to see DH. He is do... Read more
TRYING ON A BATHING SUIT (FROM MY EMAIL)
> This is tooooooo funny!!!!
> Trying on a Bathing Suit
> (by a middle-age woman unknown)
> When I was a child in the 1950s, the bathing suit for t... Read more
PERSISTENCE AS A KEY TO SUCCESS
Persistence as a Key to Success
Practice may not make perfect, but it does make practicing a habit.
By Mary Lou Carney
This is to my Father’s glory, that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to be my disciples. —John 15:8 (NIV)
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Weight loss, new plans, etc.
Finally.....the scales showed I was down 1/2 lb. today!! WooHoo! It has been a long, dry spell (plateau).
Today I start the 5K Walking Training Program. I completed this months ago, but when I looked in my Trophies I could not find it ... Read more
HOW TO BE GRACIOUS
Jennifer's wedding day was fast approaching. Nothing could dampen her excitement - not even her parent's nasty divorce.
Her mother had found the PERFECT dress to wear, and would be the best-dressed mother-of-the-bride ever!
A week l... Read more
Now, this is for my dog friends and my friends who need to smile!
An older, tired-looking dog wandered into my yard. I could tell from his collar
and well-fed belly that he had a home and was well taken care of. He calmly came ove... Read more
SENIOR TEXTING CODES
SENIOR TEXTING CODES:
ATD -at the doctor.
BFF -best friend fell.
BTW -bring the wheelchair.
BYOT -bring your own teeth.
FWIW -forgot where I was.
GGPBL -gotta go, pacemaker battery low.
GHA -got heartburn again.
IMHO -is my... Read more
NEXT EXIT, SAFETY
Next Exit, Safety
The inexplicable urge that led one driver to exit the interstate... and avoid disaster.
By Judy Gray, Hope Valley, Rhode Island
What a waste of time! I’d been ahead of schedule on my drive from Florida to Virginia f... Read more
SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONING WARNING
As I was conditioning my hair in the shower this morning, I took time
to read my shampoo bottle. I am in shock! The shampoo I use in the
shower that runs ... Read more
Breakfast meds made into a "Grouping"
I put this in Secrets of Success today, but was not sure which category to put it, so I decided to repeat it in a blog. This has helped me in working on my Nutrition Page in the morning and entering for the day.
My secret for success:
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For her 50th angel-themed birthday party, a woman receives an angelic birthday message from her daughter who passed away earlier that year.
By Rose Kuhn, Naperville, Illinois
Just as I got my halo on straight, t... Read more