The Big Fat Lie We've Believed
How many times do we talk down to ourselves? We've been brainwashed! I think part of it is from the media: Hollywood, magazines, our "friends", or well-meaning family members, but finally it doesn't matter who or what or why we have developed ... Read more
You Can Do This!
I feel defeated a lot of the time, but I tell myself that when I get side tracked and overeat or eat the wrong foods, I am making these healthy changes for the rest of my life.
I try not to measure my efforts by one day or one week or one m... Read more
Ah June, my favorite month of the year
June, how I love you!
You bring in the summer with sunshine,
and flowers. ... Read more
I got the news from my orthopedist that I broke my tibia when I fell off my horse a couple of weeks ago. He originally thought that I had torn my acl and did not recommend surgery at my age. What?! ... Read more
Cathe Friedrich Fan
I just got my new DVD collection from Cathe Friedrich! I'm pumped! It's "Ripped with HiiT" 9 workouts, and I'm going to get started on it tomorrow! So excited! I love to work out to Cathe
She is very challenging, but beginners can work ou... Read more
Had a horrible day at work. However, I'm over it...mostly. I've decided that I'm not going to let the cattiness and petty jealousies of little people bring me down. I know the truth of the matters and will move on from here.
I am off work... Read more
Just read an article here about having an attitude of gratitude. Here's what I'm thankful for today:
1) Got to spend time with Layla, granddaughter
2) Got to spend time with daughter, Ashley
3) Got to get out and weed my flower garden, a... Read more
Breaking up is hard to do!
I've had a love affair with chocolate for as long as I can remember. It's gotten to be such a problem! I'm trying to taper off of it, but wooee! it's sooo hard. Anyone have any pointers? I get really mean if I don't have my chocolate (not r... Read more
It was such a nice day out, I got to go out and play with my horses. So fulfilling! They love you no matter what kind of day you're having. They relieve the stress I'm feeling about the kids and just make me feel like there's nothing in the w... Read more
It's amazing to me how much the sun can do for my attitude!! Woo hoo! I feel like dynamite! I'm so ready for Spring and Summer! ... Read more
Jumping the Gun
I may be jumping the gun a little. I am going to go ahead and proceed however! I saw on Pinterest that you can use a clear plastic tub with lid for a mini greenhouse, so I've planted my broccoli, onions, tomatoes, & red leaf lettuce in small j... Read more
Getting back in the groove
Got back to the old homestead. Things were well taken care of by our daughter! Thanks so much sis.
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My friends, I am so thankful for all of you. Your prayers and hugs and thoughtful and kind words and spark goodies are so appreciated. I can't even begin to tell you how much it means to me and my family.
I may not be able to get online... Read more
Just wanted to clarify a few things about my nephew's death. He was skateboarding on the sidewalk and a 17 year old girl, who was drunk hit him and left the scene. She was later arrested and put in juvenile detention. She had two other kids ... Read more
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We got some really bad news today. My husband's youngest brother's son was killed by a hit and run last night while he was skate boarding. He just turned 20. They caught the girl-a 17 year old! And she was drunk! They're doing an autopsy, ... Read more