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Irish Humor

Wednesday, March 07, 2012      0 comments

Patton staggered home very late after another evening with his drinking buddy, Paddy. He took off his shoes to avoid waking his wife, Kathleen. He tiptoed as quietly as he could toward the stairs leading to their upstairs bedroom, but mi... Read more

Meeting My Goals

Sunday, September 11, 2011      1 comments

I'm very surprised and proud to say that I managed to meet two of my goals this weekend. What a hoot I had. Some of you know my story so, I'll try to keep this part short. I took early retirement in 2007 and moved away from Corporate and... Read more

Post Weigh in Day

Monday, February 21, 2011      1 comments

I finally found the picture of me before I started. I'm asking myself do I want to return to looking like that. My daughter said to me that day, "Mom look at your stomach!" I... Read more

My Eight Week Challenge.....Collage

Monday, January 24, 2011      5 comments

This is where I started my journey Feb 2009 I just had my 66th birthday. And this is my current p... Read more

An Awakening

Friday, December 31, 2010      2 comments

Last summer I lost my friend Bessie this Christmas we got the news that Annabelle our piano player is terminal (no symptoms just fell down twice) than my neighbour and friend John had a heart attach Christmas Day. Since August I haven't lost on... Read more

The loss of a friend.......

Sunday, August 22, 2010      10 comments

Today I might need some support, my friend died last night. Her name was Bessie. Although she was only 12 years older than I she was like a mom to me. She had a very hard life, but she didn't tell me that. Bessie had a strong spirit and I know s... Read more

Back on Track

Saturday, June 05, 2010      1 comments

I checked back to see when I actually stopped loosing; it was in late January. After that I waver up and down a little. Feeling back in control and seeing results again is like winning a contest. That little bit of stubborn streak is paying off... Read more

Fell OFF The Wagon

Sunday, May 30, 2010      1 comments

I can't believe how easily I've been throw off. For twenty years I have been using the old scale, I set it 5 pounds higher and was usually close to what I weighed at the doctors office. I'm an intelligent senior woman and thought I'd move i... Read more


Wednesday, March 03, 2010      1 comments

My last blog was in May and at that point I had lost 21 pounds. Recently I got panicky because my Sparks one year anniversary was coming up and I hadn't reached my goal. I felt stuck and was feeling that if I didn't lose all the weight by mid Fe... Read more

Early days......Already a Major Change

Wednesday, May 27, 2009      0 comments

Prior to finding the Spark site I had lost ten pounds. I had written my own program but didn't feel that I was progressing. After going on line looking for something new I stumbled on Sparkpeople and have been a member since. I was beginning to ... Read more