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Monday, November 14, 2011      12 comments

‎"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. G... Read more

Day 6 of 6 to Weight Loss Success

Monday, October 31, 2011      9 comments

Am I Full Yet? The question may take longer to answer than you think. It takes 15 minutes or more for the message that we're full to get from our stomachs to our brains. So take a few minutes before digging into that next helping. Having tr... Read more

Day 5 of 6 tips to weight loss success

Sunday, October 30, 2011      7 comments

How Much is Enough Activity? You need to get at least 30 minutes of moderate physical activity per day, most days of the week to help burn up extra calories. But give yourself credit for the activities that you're already doing. Common acti... Read more

Day 4 of 6 tips to weight loss success

Saturday, October 29, 2011      11 comments

Keep an eye on the size! Did you know that we eat most of what is on our plate, no matter what the size of the plate? When at home, try using smaller plates; they will help you take smaller portions. When eating out, share an entree! Studie... Read more

Day 3 of 6 tips to weight loss success

Friday, October 28, 2011      11 comments

Balance your (food) checkbook. Keep a diary of what you eat and how much physical activity you get each day. Then, at the end of each week, record your weight in the same diary. You and your health provider can use this information to adjus... Read more

Day 2 of 6 tips to weight loss success

Thursday, October 27, 2011      12 comments

Make yourself an offer you can't refuse. Before starting to reach your next goal, offer yourself a promise like this, "If I reach my goal this (day, week, month), I will treat myself to a well deserved (Fill in a reward here, but not a foo... Read more

Day 1 of 6 tips to weight loss success

Wednesday, October 26, 2011      12 comments

BE A SMART PLANNER SMART means Specific, Measured, Appropriate, Realistic, and Time-bound about what you plan to achieve For example, if your goal is to increase your physical activity, then write down the type of activity you plan to do, h... Read more

More quotes to ponder

Friday, October 14, 2011      8 comments

There is never time to do it right, but there is always time to do it over. ~ Carl W. Buechner I may forget what someone may say or do, but I do not forget how they made me feel. ~ Unknown Nobody grows old merely by living a number... Read more

Found a couple good ones!

Tuesday, October 04, 2011      8 comments

"The amount of sleep required by the average person is about five minutes more." ~Max Kauffmann "Lord help me to relax about insignificant details beginning tomorrow at 7:41:23 am PST" ~Unknown I am thinking I need about 30 mins. ... Read more

This week's quotes.

Sunday, October 02, 2011      5 comments

You cannot add to the peace and goodwill of the world if you fail to create an atmosphere of harmony and love right where you live and work. ~Thomas Dreier To think bad thoughts is really the easiest thing in the world. If you leave your ... Read more

Wedding weekend

Tuesday, September 20, 2011      10 comments

We had a family wedding this past weekend and had a blast. We took our camper down to IA. to a campground that has a lot to be desired in Forest City, IA. The wedding was 30 miles from there. The groom's family (we are the bride's family) has a... Read more

Life is.............

Saturday, September 17, 2011      12 comments

Life is no brief candle to me. It is sort of a splendid torch. Handing it on to future generations. ~Shaw Life isn't about how to survive the storm, but how to dance in the rain. ~Unknown Enjoy the little things, for one day, you m... Read more

40th Wedding Anniversary!!

Sunday, September 04, 2011      18 comments

A day of remembering for us. We celebrated rather quietly by going out to breakfast with a couple that will be heading south next week and their anniversary is Mon. We usually celebrate together. Then one son, wife & daughter came over. We are g... Read more


Tuesday, August 23, 2011      9 comments

I found this quote and then the little joke and though them to be very appropriate for a blog. I can only pray that I find that 183 in the near/far future. Please enjoy it. "Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving b... Read more

Diamond in the Rough

Sunday, August 14, 2011      11 comments

I am borrowing the Reflections for today because I think it brings all of us a very strong and beautiful message. I do believe that our greatest asset is patience and that is something we all have learned or need. Rome wasn't built in a day. We ... Read more

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