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A year later...
Thursday, July 09, 2015      0 comments

Just read my old blog entry from a year ago and it's not changed all that much. I gained some weight back in the past few weeks, stress related, family in hospital and other stressors. I turn 65 in a few weeks. I find it hard to believe! P... Read more
Too much uncertainty!
Wednesday, September 10, 2014      2 comments

I'm never sure which way to jump these days. I'm on jury duty, no trial yet, but could be on one at anytime. Makes it hard to plan! Same with business. This is the last blast of festivals where we make a good part of our income. The uncertainty... Read more
A must see on body image and self acceptance
Thursday, August 21, 2014      0 comments

friend on facebook shared this and it's so true.
oathing-start-self-loving.html ... Read more
A little bit overwhelmed
Friday, July 04, 2014      2 comments

Somehow not having a full time job has not added any time to my schedule!! I'm doing more of things I don't really want to do, but gotta get done. Hoping to see the light at the end of the tunnel. Big step for me this week was correcting my... Read more
Catching up?
Monday, June 09, 2014      1 comments

With festival season, the store, and craft work to be done there is no catching up! LOL! I've settled for treading water. Redoing part of the store is turning into a good part of my exercise routine. Moving 20=45 lb boxes is strength traini... Read more
catching up
Tuesday, May 06, 2014      0 comments

Festival season is here and we are doing more than last year. Trying to catch up ... Special mini festival this weekend for Mother's day. ... Read more
Great support
Thursday, April 24, 2014      2 comments

I really appreciate the comments and support I've received here. Bogging seems to be so natural for many of my friends here , but I've always been a private person so it is sort of new to me. Trying to blog every few days! ... Read more
down day
Wednesday, April 23, 2014      2 comments

Not my best day. I did walk 20 mins. and about 20 of strength training, but just not energized at all. Can't seem to get into the blogging thing here, but I will keep trying. ... Read more
Learning to blog
Thursday, December 05, 2013      1 comments

I've written in journals for years, but blogging is still pretty new to me. I reply to a lot of blog posts, but rarely create my own. I decided while I am laid off to push myself a bit, try things I've thought about doing, from some renova... Read more
Keeping it real
Thursday, May 26, 2011      2 comments

The thing I've come to value and like the most about Sparkpeople, is the reality of it... I know that sounds a bit odd when speaking of what is in essence a virtual world, but it keeps the process of changing myself very real. There is a... Read more