Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

    LUVS2BIKE101   123,028
100,000-149,999 SparkPoints
LUVS2BIKE101's Blog Entry Summary View

Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Healthy ways to beat the deep freeze….

Sunday, February 15, 2015      20 comments

This past week with Valentine’s Day on the calendar, strawberries were plentiful at the local market along with chocolates of every variety. Several quart containers filled with the red beauties with green tops made their way home to my kitchen.... Read more

True Love...

Saturday, January 31, 2015      20 comments

It’s been a week since my dear sister-in-law was called home to heaven. How I miss her! But I will always remember her unconditional love for me and everyone around her. She was an inspiration to me and to all who knew or just met her. When she ... Read more

A Time To Laugh....."This Is Heaven"

Wednesday, October 08, 2014      21 comments

THIS IS HEAVEN Mike and Yvonne were 85 years old and had been married for sixty years. Though they were far from rich, they managed to get by because they carefully watched their pennies. Though not young, they were both in very go... Read more

Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts How Good Is Your Soil???

Saturday, August 23, 2014      153 comments

Is it “good enough” to produce healthy vegetables (results)? Do you tend to it on a daily basis by hoeing, removing weeds and rocks, watering, adding organic nutrients and/or soil compost free of chemicals? My love of gardening began with... Read more

Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts What a Difference Consistency Makes!

Monday, July 07, 2014      132 comments

The fruits of our labor can look and taste very sweet. Planting and maintaining a vegetable and floral garden is hard work but worth every drop of sweat that is perspired. Thirty minutes a day can make all the difference in the successful growth... Read more

A Pictorial Summary of My Active Weekend.....

Monday, June 30, 2014      16 comments

Love, love , love the outdoors! This past weekend was so much fun: GARDENING sweet basil ... Read more

Happy 4 Years of Spark!

Friday, June 20, 2014      15 comments

After 4 years with Spark, my journey to better health continues. I've undergone many positive changes in my life since my first day as a member of this community. And I have so much to be thankful. Overall improved health is my biggest accomp... Read more

Patty's Patch 2014

Saturday, May 31, 2014      10 comments

It's that time of year to add another outdoor activity to my lifestyle: gardening. There are so many benefits to both a floral garden as well as a vegetable garden. The exercise, beautiful floral arrangements, fresh vegetables and herbs all cont... Read more

Finally, it's Spring!

Wednesday, May 21, 2014      13 comments

Spring is such a beautiful season. Nature just comes alive with colors, sounds and all sorts of creatures, big and small. Flowering trees and bushes show off their magnificent beauty while giving off their delightful perfumes. The birds wake us ... Read more

Black Friday Benefits

Friday, November 29, 2013      14 comments

Oh, the things you would save as well as avoid by staying home on Black Friday! Money, time, and stress top my list. On the other hand, one can also lose a few things, too. And, this is where the benefits come into play: calories, inches, le... Read more

The Fruits of Labor!

Friday, November 15, 2013      21 comments

A garden of a few tomato, pepper and radish plants produced quite a bountiful harvest this year. Growing and cultivating the plants took on a whole new meaning to me when it involved a different type of physical activity. “Patty’s Patch” was n... Read more

The Beauty of Spring!

Sunday, May 26, 2013      16 comments

I went for a jog at a local park the other day. What a view along the trail! There were so many different varieties of tulips in so many different colors. See for yourself: ... Read more

Now is the time....

Tuesday, January 01, 2013      17 comments

As I look back over 2012, I am pleased to see that I accomplished most of the goals I listed in my profile. Although I continue to struggle with weight goal, I feel like a winner in so many other facets of my life. I have learned a great deal t... Read more

Thinking of you......

Saturday, December 22, 2012      18 comments

And wishing you a very blessed Christmas and a New Year of good health and happiness! ... Read more

Turkey Trot 2012

Friday, November 23, 2012      20 comments

Run a 5K Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day? Me??? At the invitation of my son and with much encouragement, I began my training following SparkPeople’s 5K Your Way Running Training Program a couple of months in advance. When Thanksgiving Day arr... Read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Last Page