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I'm starting a 21 day walking challenge
Tuesday, September 22, 2015      4 comments

A friend of mine walks between 3-5 miles a day. I asked how she started and she told me that she started with one mile for 21 days. She explained to me that it takes 21 days to become addicted to something. So I've decided to challenge myself to... Read more
It's been awhile since my last post.
Saturday, September 19, 2015      2 comments

I've been going through a lot of ups and downs. I'm scared of heights so I've never been on a roller coaster, but my life feels like one. Just when I think things are looking up I'm end up taking about ten steps back. I try to remain positive, b... Read more
Better days are on the way.
Saturday, April 12, 2014      1 comments

I keep working on my affirmations, they really have been working. I received the cord that I needed for my PS2. Yeah today is going to be a gaming day. I haven't done that in a while. I'm pretty excited about my day. Sometimes you just have to t... Read more
Broken hearted and confused.
Thursday, April 10, 2014      4 comments

The divorce was finalized in February. I started to hang out with my ex-husband, because he had quit drinking. We started out as just friends, but then ended up dating. In the beginning of March he started to drink again. This time I had a bette... Read more
Things have been yo-yoing a lot.
Tuesday, August 27, 2013      3 comments

This last month I was going to file for the divorce, but had to put it off to take care of my health.So far this month I had a hysterosonogram with a biopsy and found out I have endometrial hyperplasia without cancer. Great, but then after readi... Read more
The love of my life is gone.
Monday, July 15, 2013      17 comments

I put Joe-Leen down last Monday. I've been having my ups and downs since. I never thought that something so small could cause such a big hole in my heart. I wrote a poem for my sweet cat. Joe-Leen... Read more
Life has taken a turn for the worst for me.
Saturday, July 06, 2013      9 comments

First, I'm getting a divorce. I got tired of waking up and finding my husband drunk. Second, my family are living in the duplex that we have a C.D. on. I don't want it so we all have to find somewhere else to live. To so easy to find a three bed... Read more
No Need for helmet
Friday, November 09, 2012      4 comments

My nephew doesn't need the helmet; his head is normal for him. He's part Native American and having to take that into perspective I could see that. It's kind of amazing how similar yet different each ethnic groups body formation is. Being a prot... Read more
Got Good News on The blood work
Thursday, November 08, 2012      5 comments

The blood work came out normal now, we just have to wait to see what the trip to Duluth brings. My fingers are crossed that all my nephew needs is the helmet to help his skull form right. I'll be finding out more about the trip brings later toda... Read more
Got The Sparkpeople Cookbook and update on my nephew.
Wednesday, November 07, 2012      2 comments

So far I've made the Pumpkin-Pie smoothie and the Blueberry Flaxseed Muffins. Both were really good and a good start to me making more health meals. I was going to make a soup, but I've been having memory failure and forgot a few ingredients. Bu... Read more
My plants are dying!
Wednesday, May 18, 2011      7 comments

I'm try to grow my first tiny plant box, but I started to soon and they aren't doing to well. I'm not giving up! I noticed some people starting their gardens now. One guy put potting soil on the ground, I'm going to give that a try and see what ... Read more
Tired of Being Tired
Tuesday, March 01, 2011      3 comments

I keep nodding off during the day. It's really getting annoying. There are days that go by when I may only get an hour or two of sleep. Even when I do get a full eight hours of sleep I end up having to nap often during the day. In the morning I ... Read more
Didn't make with giving up chocolate.
Saturday, December 04, 2010      1 comments

Instead of giving up chocolate I've decided on giving up soda and all candy, except dark chocolate. And I will limit the amount of chocolate I eat in a week. From a piece everyday to three pieces in a week. I figure this would be easier for me a... Read more
I made through shopping without buying chocolate.
Saturday, October 09, 2010      5 comments

It's been one week since I've given up chocolate. This is one of the toughs things for me to do. Today I went shopping and there was Halloween candy all over. Then there are the chocolate cookies, milk, and pudding. I could smell it walking in t... Read more