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Will It Rain?
Sunday, June 26, 2016      7 comments

I am listening to the thunder and wondering if we will get some rain. We need it desperately. The last time I heard thunder with the expectation that rain would follow, nothing happened. The grass is so 'crisp' it hurts to walk on it barefoo... Read more
Father's Day
Sunday, June 19, 2016      8 comments

Me and my daddy on my third birthday. My father died 28 years ago in April. I will never forget getting Mom's phone call in the middle of the nigh... Read more
Friday Morning
Friday, June 17, 2016      7 comments

What a beautiful morning. I am sitting on our patio enjoying watching our little town wake up. At this time of year, early morning is my favourite time of day. If it is going to be hot, it isn't yet. It is quiet (except for Molly, the dog wh... Read more
Age with Grace
Thursday, June 16, 2016      3 comments

I read this article this morning and wanted to share. It fits in with our Spark People family. We are learning to enjoy healthy food; we know the importance of good sleep; we try to add more exercise to our days and very importantly, we are bu... Read more
Good Timing
Monday, May 30, 2016      11 comments

This morning I opened an e-mail www.meditationsforweight and wondered how she knew about my struggle. Her suggested affirmation is one I will be using: I am back on track and losing again. ... Read more
Sunday, May 29, 2016      4 comments

I am on the verge of getting discouraged. My weight has been creeping up again. I'm not sure what I am doing different. I have been incredibly tired which doesn't help with anything. I did manage to go for a nice walk this morning. It has b... Read more
Friday, May 13, 2016      10 comments

I am ready for another vacation. As I have shared with some of you, Himself has been having some health issues. He has been extremely tired and gets winded with short walks. He was told he will need a heart valve operation. (I don't kn... Read more
Mother Daughter Vacation Ends
Thursday, May 05, 2016      6 comments

One week ago, Daughter and I were packing up to return home. Neither of us slept well Thursday night. We got up early, had something to eat and drove away. We wanted to get through Detroit before rush hour. We had tried unsucessfully all wee... Read more
Laurel Falls (video blog)
Wednesday, May 04, 2016      4 comments

The camera fails to capture the beauty. A video helps. This is what we saw when we reached Laurel Falls.... Read more
Daughter Vacation Thursday, Laurel Falls
Wednesday, May 04, 2016      4 comments

From the 'Great Smoky Mountains National Park' information book: "This paved trail is the most popular waterfall trail in the park. It passes through a pine and oak forest." Round-Trip distance: 2.5 miles On our last day, we headed to L... Read more
Mother-Daughter Vacation Clingmans Dome - Wednesday
Tuesday, May 03, 2016      8 comments

Before we left on Wednesday, Daughter made yummy mushroom and cheese omelets. She and her husband have stayed in this type of accommodation before and... Read more
Mother Daughter Vacation Tuesday, Cades Cove
Monday, May 02, 2016      9 comments

(I will try again. At least this time, I have it written somewhere else. I need to get it down before I forget. ... Read more
Sunday, May 01, 2016      6 comments

I am feeling frustrated right now. I know this has happened to other Sparks and it has happened to me before. I spent an hour writing and adding pictures to my blog. I was finished and ready to post when the computer 'hiccupped' and everythin... Read more
Friday, April 29, 2016      8 comments

It is 2 a.m. and I wish I was sleeping. Later this morning, we will be checking out and heading home. I am not looking forward to the drive. On Sunday, when we were coming, we saw a long line of stopped/extremely slow traffic on I-75 Northbou... Read more
Mother-Daughter Vacation Monday
Thursday, April 28, 2016      4 comments

On Monday we got up and had breakfast at the motel. We both have similar body clocks which is good. We both like going to bed early and getting up early. We didn't realize how close to Gatlinburg we were when we stopped for the night. My re... Read more

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