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Christmas Blues
Monday, December 25, 2017      2 comments

Christmas is my least favorite holiday. People flock to shop for loved ones and to spend time with their families. Everyone puts on a happy face and seems to have someone looking forward to seeing them. Everyone but me. When my Mom passed aw... Read more
When its bleak out...Sparkpeople is here to cheer me up.
Friday, February 06, 2015      0 comments

Ok, it's a bleak day. In three days I will be 49 - for the first time. My boss and I had a massive go round yesterday and today I am getting the cold shoulder from her. She said some very hurtful and untrue things to me. I don't think she me... Read more
Healing over time.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014      3 comments

Healing isn't always easy. Sometimes progress is hard to notice. Then there are times when it just seems to sneak up on you and you just know that a small part of your soul has been healed. My spirit was broken. Years ago I fell in lov... Read more
Bad trainer issues.
Friday, January 17, 2014      6 comments

So I decided to bite the bullet and hire a trainer. Figured that if I had someone to show me the proper form of various exercises and to be there to correct me if I lose my form that I might gain a little confidence in doing the exercises. Als... Read more
Friday, January 03, 2014      2 comments

Well it's 2014 already. I don't know where the time goes. 2013 is going to be a tough year to beat. That's the year I purchased my first home. 2014 is going to be the year I put in landscaping instead of an open dirt lot surrounded by other ... Read more
Miracle Update
Wednesday, December 19, 2012      1 comments

So for those who did not read my last post - a quick refresh. I am alone and lonely since the death of my Mother a year and a half ago. Last year a new neighbor made my holidays, by inviting me to share their Christmas Eve. This year all the ... Read more
Christmas Miracles
Sunday, December 09, 2012      5 comments

So our local radio station has a promotion running to provide Christmas Miracles to 15 families in need from the local area. The families were nominated by listeners. It's a wonderful thing that the radio station and community is doing. Yet s... Read more
New Job New Attitude
Wednesday, June 20, 2012      4 comments

So I started a new job on Monday. With it came a new attitude... well sorta.... My old job: Not enough work My new job: enough work to keep me busy all shift My old job: Can't wait to play computer games My new job: What are co... Read more
Haven't done it since at least 2004!
Sunday, June 17, 2012      4 comments

I sit here aching. So very sore but the smile on my face couldn't be bigger. (Okay, well maybe but not by much.) It was a wonderful weekend. On Saturday, I meet a friend I haven't seen in about 16 or 17 years. Had a great time visiting.... Read more
Crazy Cat People
Tuesday, June 12, 2012      3 comments

So after reading a friend's blog about trying to find a home for the kittens that she has rescued, I realized that I am surrounded by Crazy Cat People. There is my niece Kyla. Although her litter is diminishing as they are getting old and ... Read more
Canadian Rockies....
Thursday, June 07, 2012      2 comments

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As Requested: pictures of the Rockies
Thursday, June 07, 2012      2 comments

Okay, here's a few pictures from the Candian Rockies. These are taken near Nordegg, Alberta at a place called Crescent Falls. I am so glad that we went when we did, because yesterday we had so much rain that they closed Crescent Falls to the p... Read more
High on Joy - Life is good.
Wednesday, June 06, 2012      2 comments

Well, I've been meaning to sit down and write a blog but I just don't know where to start. My life has been a whirl-wind lately. With the quick vacation to Minnesota and meeting Mark, and the job offer, and giving notice at work, and then a da... Read more
Tuesday, May 29, 2012      3 comments

So after a wonderful holiday where I felt all I did was sit on my butt and eat, I came home and got a wonderful surprize this morning. I dreaded stepping on that scale - I knew how I was eating the last week; I knew how little I exercised. ... Read more
Home from Minnesota
Monday, May 28, 2012      1 comments

Wonderful trip! Mark was a perfect gentleman. The last thing I wanted to do was leave. He introduced to his friends, his boss, his neighbors, even the pastor! He toured me all over his city and showed me the sites. Spent some time sitting o... Read more

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