Here I Am. . .
fatter than fat! Been gone too long that's for sure. My last blog entry was in October 2013 and since that time, I have managed to eat my way up to 245. Or thereabouts. I don't really know cause I haven't been on the scale in a minute or two... Read more
October 8, 2013 - Day 114 - A Life Worth Living
Top of the mornin' to ya sparkers. This girl ain't feeling so sparkly right now. Still fightin' this monster head cold. Ugh! But! I got hope I'm in the home stretch now. Hopefully it won't be long til I'm 100% again. And then I can honestl... Read more
October 4, 2013 - Day 113 - A Life Worth Living
Good morning Spark Family. How are each and every one of you on this beautiful fall Friday? Are we all happy, happy, happy that Friday found its way to us once again this week? I know I sure am! It hasn't been a particularly hard week at wor... Read more
October 1, 2013 - Day 112 - A Life Worth Living
Hello my favorite Sparkers! How are you all this evening? Excellent? Excellent!
Let me start by saying, "sorry" for any confusion my last blog might have caused. My garage sale was Friday and Saturday - not Saturday/Sunday. Yeah, just ... Read more
September 29, 2013 - Day 111 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 30
Happy Sunday to all my Spark Friends. And it IS a happy Sunday, right? Did you remember to be good to yourself today? If not. . . there's still time! It's never too late to be good to yourself and make it a happy day!
Thank you for all t... Read more
September 26, 2013 - Day 110 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 29
Good morning sparkly folks! Happy Thursday. I just wanted to let you all know that I'm going to be MIA for a few days. Got the big garage sale happening Friday and Saturday. My mom is coming to town today to help me get everything priced and... Read more
September 24, 2013 - Day 109 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 28
Good morning fellow Sparkers. Another beautiful fall day is upon us and I, for one, am totally diggin' it! Daytime highs in the 70's, night time lows in the 50's. Perfect! Absolutely perfect!
I'm sitting here thinking all these totally ... Read more
September 22, 2013 - Day 108 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 27
Another beautiful fall day in Kansas City. Sun is shining, birds are still singing and it's a perfect 70 something outside. My sincere hope is that it is beautiful where you are too. Remember, beauty is in the eye of the beholder, so it can b... Read more
September 21, 2013 - Day 107 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 26
Good morning Spark Friends. And it IS a good morning! Sun is up, birds are singing, it's a perfect 59 degrees in KC, I'm alive, you're alive and today we get another opportunity to do it all again! What more could we ask for?
Not long ag... Read more
September 20, 2013 - Day 106 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 25
I was reading a spark friend's blog the other day (I do that alot ya know!
) and she got me to thinking ab... Read more
September 18, 2013 - Day 105 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 24
Thank you all for your considerate, thoughtful comments to my mama-drama from yesterday. You want to know the coolest part? It would have been so easy for each of you to just sit back and shake your collective heads in agreement, in support of... Read more
September 17, 2013 - Day 104 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 23
I am so angry right now I could just scream!!! But I can't because it's 6:00 a.m. and I don't want to wake the neighbors who would likely call the cops who would likely have me committed to a mental institution who would likely petition for gua... Read more
September 15, 2013, Day 103 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 22
OMG, OMG, OMG! I was just over reading a new spark friend's blog entries and right there in black and white was an answer. . .THE answer. . . I have long been searching for!
For years - like 40 of them give or take a few - I have dieted,... Read more
September 14, 2013 - Day 102 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 21
Recently, a Spark friend blogged about when and how she became overweight and she explained how she went about setting a weight loss goal for herself. Reading her blog got me to thinking. . .
When did weight gain happen to you?
Have ... Read more
September 12, 2013 - Day 101 - A Life Worth Living - I am Grateful - Day 20
Why is it do you suppose that we can learn new things or know things intuitively but fail or refuse to act on that knowledge or knowing? I ask because I'm really stumped. I feel stuck somehow. . . unable or unwilling to take even one step forw... Read more