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The good news is. . .

Monday, March 17, 2014      2 comments

The good news is: I'm doing great at drinking enough water I finished my run on Friday even though I was slow and didn't think I could I knitted a really cute minion hat for the future grand baby I have a 92% success rate on my goal of w... Read more

Not soon forgotten exercise

Monday, November 11, 2013      3 comments

emoticon So, exercise with the kids is fun, right? Well,. my little daughter came home from school all excited beca... Read more

Water, Water Everywhere

Sunday, October 27, 2013      3 comments

My most recent effort has been to drink three quarts of water every day. It's been interesting to me that I notice thirst more than I did before. And water tastes good. I'm trying to kick my diet pop habit. I've tried before and gone back to... Read more

I threw away my scale.

Sunday, October 20, 2013      3 comments

I threw away my scale. It became necessary. I weighed myself regularly and was quite pleased to see improvement from day to day. The problem came when I went to the doctor and found that the doctor's scale was 20 pounds less kind than mine. ... Read more

tragedy in my neighborhood

Monday, April 29, 2013      4 comments

There was a horrible accident in my neighborhood on Saturday night. A 17 year old girl was driving and hit three 13 year olds and one 15 year old. Two of the kids were treated at the hospital and released, but one was flown to Primary children... Read more

I threw a two-year-old style tantrum

Friday, February 01, 2013      7 comments

Last night I threw a tantrum. A real screaming tantrum. I almost never get angry or frustrated enough to lash out, but last night I did. I even made my 15 year old son cry because he thought I was angry and yelling at him, which I was not (an... Read more

day 2

Tuesday, January 29, 2013      3 comments

Day 2 of my restart. I'm on my treadmill. My goal is to log 50 sparkpoints before I stop. I started my day with two slices of 100% whole wheat toast and 1 oz. of peanut butter (all natural ground from a peanut grinding machine at the hea... Read more

Great day to start again.

Monday, January 28, 2013      4 comments

I've fallen off the wagon. It's true. I'm a yo-yo sparkie. But today, I see blue sky for the first time in WEEKS. The air quality is finally healthy and it's actually above 20 degrees. I've recovered from the whooping cough that the doctor ... Read more

better today

Friday, November 09, 2012      2 comments

I got to Spanish Fork this morning. My daughter has strep, so no school again for her today. Hubby is sick. Flu or something. But my car is fixed, so that's better. Put chicken soup in the crock pot and made pumpkin rolls. Also disinfected... Read more

I'm just off today.

Thursday, November 08, 2012      5 comments

Yesterday started out great, but by afternoon, things were just hairy. The short version is that my car was in the shop. We went to pick it up, got half way home, and the engine light turned back on. I limped it back to the shop. I need to g... Read more

Feeling guilty about . . .?

Monday, November 05, 2012      5 comments

Do you ever feel guilty about sitting around logging spark points? Well, I do. I've noticed that I can sit and log points for over two hours a day if I want to all the stuff. And who thinks we ought to sit for two hours at a time? So, I s... Read more

Still biking

Tuesday, October 30, 2012      0 comments

Hubby and I are still biking 3 days per week. Sometimes it's a challenge to know how to dress, but mostly we're doing well. The other day it was in the 30's when we went. I wore my long sleeve running shirt, polyester jacket, and nylon warm u... Read more

Baby, it's getting cold outside.

Monday, October 08, 2012      3 comments

At least at 8:30 in the morning. You wouldn't think so, but then add the wind chill. Hubby and I have taken to biking to his work three days per week. His work is almost 7 miles from home uphill. We bike together and then I ride home alon... Read more

The most fascinating 5k ever.

Tuesday, September 04, 2012      1 comments

Yesterday was my town's labor day celebration complete with a 5k/10k. My family did the 5k. It's a great race. Entry is only 15 dollars if you register early and you get a really nice long sleeve running shirt. What a great way to start the ... Read more

I hate to say it, but it's true.

Monday, August 20, 2012      3 comments

I've just finished week one (again) of the sweet tooth challenge. I've paid attention to when and why I eat sugar. And here are the results: otter pops - it's all me. I eat them when I'm hot and have been out in the sun. bedtime cookie... Read more


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