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Long time no blog - WooHoo's and Oohs

Saturday, October 23, 2010      1 comments

Well its been whirlwind that will not slow down until next spring around my house hold. But I thought I would tell a little about about the WooHoos and the next steps. I tend not to focus on the negatives, so I down play them each day and find... Read more

Its time to say goodbye

Sunday, August 15, 2010      5 comments

Fair well companion, I can't say I will really miss you. Matter of fact I think you have over stayed your welcome. The curb is to the west of the front door, I will even help you pack. Thats right you can take your friends, those evil little ... Read more

Healthy Diet and Friends, might not mix.

Friday, August 13, 2010      3 comments

Past two weeks I have gone out on Thursday nights, and I am starting to think, it was not the best plan. Last week, met friends at the oldest bar in Cincinnati. Love this place, great porch, covered by grape vines, wonderful food and beer sele... Read more

Ever run into a brick wall, It hurts!

Wednesday, August 11, 2010      0 comments

So I haven't been here for quite a while. Well I'm back! Sort of. I have run into a wall here, I can't seem to break the 240 mark. In reality I think I did, but I gave up on the scale and did not weigh myself before my trip. So the good... Read more

So this is what surgery does to you!

Friday, May 28, 2010      3 comments

So I had major knee surgery back at the end of march, I am still not 100%, I figure closer to 85%. I did my monthly measurements tonight. And I new I would be up though through the past 2 months with very little exercise, I gained 2 pounds. N... Read more

Start of Day 7 - reducing stress

Wednesday, May 26, 2010      0 comments

Well its the start of day seven. Reviewing my Todo's I completed 25 tasks, many of them where projects with several steps to them average about 10 a piece. So I am feeling extremely jazzed about this it is actually working for me, first time in... Read more

Stress reduction part two, poor math skill, and venting!

Tuesday, May 25, 2010      2 comments

Okay day 5 with my new system going really well. A side benefit is I now get up in the morning and most items are done, all I have todo is put mu lunch in the cooler. Grab all my devices that have charged overnight. And out the door, way less... Read more

Finding ways to reduce stress levels

Monday, May 24, 2010      1 comments

Well I am on a few new quests. But the main one is reduce my stress level. I have used task management programs before. My favorite up until a few days ago was OmniFocus, they have an app for the mac, and my iPhone. I now have a newer toy, b... Read more

80 days, becoming vegetarian??

Friday, May 14, 2010      2 comments

Nope not how long it took to get around the world. But my Spark Streak for not drinking a single pop. 80 days, I can't believe it, every now and then I still get a craving for one, under stress is the most often when it happens, but will p... Read more

Somber Day -

Wednesday, May 12, 2010      2 comments

Raining again, but thats not what makes this a somber day. I went to a funeral today, for a friends mother. A wonderful lady my friend, who carried on like a trooper, beautiful ceremony. So why is it somber, well its not because she died, thi... Read more

Mothers day in retrospect

Monday, May 10, 2010      2 comments

We had a great Mothers Day, honored my sister-inlaw, mother-inlaw, my mother, and my wife. The entire family came over, we had lunch, I smoked a ham on the grill. Everybody brought a side dish or two, and of course there was dessert. Well I w... Read more

Day before mothers day - what to do, blahness

Saturday, May 08, 2010      1 comments

Well its the day before mothers day. Weather is blah, I am driven by solar power so I am rather blah today. Went out an checked on the garden will have to cover tonight, threat of frost. Everything is growing nicely. I have strawberri... Read more

Well its 6 months as of tomorrow

Sunday, May 02, 2010      2 comments

I have been doing the Spark thing for 6 months. WooHoo!!!! I have had my up and downs with this program. I have lost 25 pounds, and have gained a few back, and dropped it again. I have had surgery on my knee, and all went well, and I am ... Read more

What have I learned

Wednesday, April 21, 2010      5 comments

I have learned a few things, about myself, and others. The most important thing in life is to remember everybody you come in contact with has a talent, a gift, and a passion! The key is finding it and not letting it be overshadowed by thei... Read more

What have I learned

Wednesday, April 21, 2010      1 comments

I have learned a few things, about myself, and others. The most important thing in life is to remember everybody you come in contact with has a talent, a gift, and a passion! The key is finding it and not letting it be overshadowed by thei... Read more


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