If you ever think that canning your own produce is too expensive to get into, I think you're in for a surprise.
Check out your local thrift store; you can pick up a nice deep pot (for waterbath canning) and lots of mason... Read more
..in the garden. It's supposed to get to minus 5 degrees Celsuis...that is significantly below freezing. So my honey and I spent about an hour harvesting everything above ground that was left.
We got a pumpkin that's about 65 pounds! it'... Read more
...on my elliptical machine. It was my 44th birthday yesterday and as I expected, I blew the nutritional goals. On that note, today is a new day and I am worth starting over. I have made a deal with myself; because I kinda blew it on my birthd... Read more
...on my elliptical machine. It will be my 44th birthday tomorrow. I already know that I will be blowing several nutritional goals. BUT, it will be worth it. As long as I get my nutritional goals under control as an average over the week.
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Thursday I deliver farm fresh eggs to offices in a nearby town. Everyone is always glad to see me. It gets me out of the house for a couple hours and I can get a little walking in. Why is it that my social anxiety makes me sleepless the night... Read more
Dug about 100 lbs of potatoes out of our garden between yesterday and today. Apparently today I burned about 590 calories between heavy digging for 30 minutes and gardening for 50.
And then the smoke from a forest fire abo... Read more
No work on the typing from home front, so I'm going to get off the couch and get something accomplished. It's almost 1 pm here. Without digging potatoes, this would be a totally lazy Sunday. BUT IT'S NOT GONNA BE...
2:55 ... Read more
on the elliptical machine that I've had for almost 20 years. Haven't used it more than 100 times in all that time.
But that's not the point. The point is, that I've used it today.
Nothing like a 'first of the month' to add something new... Read more
I was reading SILLYGIRLTX's blog (read it here at www.sparkpeople.com/mypa ge_public_journal_individu al.asp?blog_id=6391473 ) and started to comment, but realised this is more of a blog....so here I go!!!
no one taught... Read more
Wow I can't believe it's Mabon today!
I've had to step back from sparkpeople for about a month, because things were heating up at work and by work, I mean 3 part time jobs...plus the things that happen on a 5 & 1/2 acre homestead in the fal... Read more
Hi everyone. I was just learning about how the 3rd quarter is a time for cleansing and eliminating bad, old habits. It is evening now, but I've spent the day working on new habits (sincerely working from home instead of using only half my @$$)... Read more
Just a simple visualisation to do during tonight's full moon, or whenever you've got a spare moment today...
In the moonlight, stand facing the moon. Surround yourself with a white energy circle and ask it to keep any negat... Read more
So, I blogged a while ago about my Flex... at the time, customer service told me they would give me a 25% discount on a new one but were unable to replace....
So, I don't really want to replace a fitness tracker that'll have no problems at... Read more
Well, week #2 has helped me realise that my parents did what they did, when they did, because they didn't know what else to do. Same things have happened to all of us, be it a co worker, a friend, a sibling, that clerk at the... Read more
I've been reading books based on Ideal Protein and it's gotten me to thinking...why am I so heavy? What is lacking in my life right now that somehow will get 'fixed' by eating.....so I've done had myself a good think, and here's what I've come ... Read more