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Thin HAIR...if nothing ELSE
Friday, June 13, 2008      0 comments

My hair has been thinning drastically the past few years, and I think it has to do with stress (marital situation). So in 2006 I had my first major haircut...it was okay, I got used to it. I went to get another haircut today prior to my trip. It... Read more
Getting ready to get ready
Saturday, June 07, 2008      0 comments

I leave in 19 days; and on the one hand it feels like such a long time to wait to see my loved ones, and on the other hand due to work it feels like not enough time to get ready! I have ordered some t-shirts for my Soldiers (AND me) , 2 each - o... Read more
Counting down more than calories
Monday, May 19, 2008      0 comments

I would do better to track my calories...I'm hoping when my kids are employed I can ease off some of my work hours so I can get back into exercise. Weight has crept back up on me. On the positive side, I know that while in Peru I shall walk more... Read more
Full House, Full Heart...Full Tummy...
Friday, May 16, 2008      1 comments

My kids have all moved back home - My eldest DD and her 2 kids, my DGD and DGS, have been here, but now there is my younger DD and DSIL, and my DS and DDIL and THEIR baby girl. I'm delighted, to say the least - not that I see much of them, worki... Read more
Counting down, not calories...
Monday, May 12, 2008      1 comments

I have been very lax, not tracking my calories, but I have tried at least to eat responsibly, with occasional forays into chocolate... ... Read more
How We Influence Others
Friday, March 28, 2008      0 comments

I was chatting online with one of my Peruvian "sons" Dany (above at his mom's house in Iquitos, Peru) who is presently a missionary in Colombia. I'm going through some stuff here, and he wanted to encourage and comfort me. "Mom, I'll tell you, I... Read more
Prepare the Way!
Saturday, March 22, 2008      1 comments

Well, Foreman and family have been gone 2 weeks...I miss them! But today I went and had my taxes done, and am delighted that my return will be enough to pay my airfare to Peru this summer! Of course, I still need to raise funds for other parts o... Read more
Reflections before saying Good-Bye...
Wednesday, March 05, 2008      0 comments

Today is Foreman's last day, so I stayed home from school (I'll go to my evening job because he'll be out preaching anyway). He has made some contacts that he didn't have before, networking through people I have known - my friend Sonia's daughte... Read more
More Adeventures
Wednesday, February 27, 2008      0 comments

I've posted the pictures from Maryland and NYC as well. After we left Philly on Mon the 18th, we drove to Maryland where my sister Leigh lives (Pasadena). Not as difficult to find as our destination in Philly! We spent the night, and Fore + e... Read more
Phun in Philly
Thursday, February 21, 2008      1 comments

Well, BEING there was all right, but getting to our destination within the city was not a pleasant experience!On the 15th, I drove Foreman and family to Philly where he was reunited with a Peruvian pastor of a church there, Percy Torrejon - whom... Read more
ONEderland again at last...
Wednesday, February 13, 2008      1 comments

It's frustrating, to have reached 180 and then crept back up over 200. But okay, I'm finally dipping back into the hundreds, and if I lay hold of the grace and practice what I have learned, and work at breaking bad habits and building good ones,... Read more
A step back, but worth it...?
Monday, February 04, 2008      0 comments

Sunday we'd gone to a church in Naples (NY!) pastored by a Peruvian. God's divine appointments: a Puerto Rican sister introduced Foreman to a Chilean brother who worked for a couple who belonged to this church pastored by Ps Humberto.Humberto c... Read more
Fun with Foreman and Family
Friday, January 25, 2008      0 comments

It's so delightful to have Foreman and Yeli here...and the baby too! I had felt a little badly that here I'd brought them all this way, yet I hadn't had any time to arrange any speaking engagements or anything for Foreman to impart his vision... Read more
Calling things that are not as though they were
Monday, January 14, 2008      0 comments

Foreman loves to tease me and lately, knowing I put some of the weight back on, he's called me "gringuita menos flaquita" (less thin). I told him that bugged me - and to start calling things that are not as though they were. I have to look that ... Read more
Holidays and Happiness
Friday, January 11, 2008      0 comments

Okay, the holidays are over and now I'm working to regain the ground I lost from regaining the WEIGHT I lost. Had some special visits during the holidays- my high school buddies Vikki and Sue; DD Cass and SIL Brent. Afterwards, made a trip out t... Read more

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