Saturday Good, Bad and Very Bad
Yesterday had its good points and its bad points.
The good: I was at my church for a progressive dinner. I helped set it up and I was one of two people that brought appetizers. I chose to bring ham and turkey slices, carrots, cherry toma... Read more
I am still packing and moving boxes. Boy it sure racks up the activity minutes.
I notice a change in how I am thinking. For example, I was hungry last night and wonder what to eat. I thought about what I had eaten during the day and deci... Read more
Today Well Lived
A today well lived makes yesterday a dream of happiness and tomorrow a vision of hope.
Stick to your vision! You can do it!... Read more
Highlights for November 5, 2011
Today's Bible Verse is from Proverbs 16:28 - A dishonest man spreads strife, and a whisperer separates close friends.
Today's Activity - The basement is now empty except for the cats. Once I get my granddaughters room cleared out, I will m... Read more
Highlights for November 4, 2011
Today's Bible Verse is from Proverbs 12:11 - Whoever works his land will have plenty of bread, but he who follows worthless pursuits lacks sense.
Today's Activity - Packing, moving boxes, packing, moving boxes and so on for 5 hours this mor... Read more
Highlights for November 3, 2011
Today's Activity - Packed and moved boxes before and after work, it feels like it never ends!
Today's Highlight - Lot's of activity points for packing and moving boxes!... Read more
Highlights for November 2, 2011
Today's Bible Verse is from Proverbs 25: 21-22
If your enemy is hungry, give him bread to eat, and if he is thirsty, give him water to drink, for you will heap burning coals on his head, and the Lord will reward you.
Today's Activity - St... Read more
Highlights for November 1, 2011
Today's Activity - Packing boxes, moving boxes, more packing, hours and hours of it.
Today's Highlight - Left work early to pack belongings. I have one more day before the contractors will be here. Too much to pack. On the bright side, it ... Read more
Interested versus Committed
There's a difference between interest and commitment. When you're interested in doing something, you do it only when it's convenient. When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses; only results.
- Kenneth Blanchard
I have co... Read more
Choices, Choices, Choices
Each and every day I have many choices to make.
It starts when the alarm goes off. Do I get up or do I go back to sleep? If I get up, what do I do next? I have choices for breakfast and today I chose Stepfanie's Oatmeal Mix from the Spa... Read more
Buyer Beware - for lack of a better title
This is foremost on my mind right now and I think writing it down will be very therapeutic.
In December 2010 I had ice dams on the roof of my townhome. The company that the management company sent to "take care" of the problem chopped abo... Read more
Walking for Dinner
Saturday I chose to get out and walk for my dinner. I pushed my granddaughter in the stroller. I walked 2.4 miles in 47 minutes. I averaged 3.3 miles per hour.
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Share one or more of your Non Scale Victories here!
I have been thinking a lot about non scale victories lately. I have a hard time figuring out what would be a good one to share and I have come up with this one - my belly no longer touches the steering wheel in my car. Another non scale victor... Read more
I have found out that since I have increased my activity level, my blood sugar readings are too low! Yuck, so I get to slow down for a short while. Hopefully it will not be for too long. I want to keep moving! I want to keep my energy level u... Read more
Let your feet do the walking.....
I took 1/2 day off of work today to meet with a general contractor about damage to my home. After the meeting I had some time left over. I decided to go for a walk. It turned out to be 2.6 miles in 46 minutes. I also ran a couple of errands w... Read more