"Let sleeping dogs lie"
I received this in an email and thought that those of you with small children and pets would appreciate this. Actually, this can give anyone a chuckle!
An older, tired-looking dog wandered into my yard. ... Read more
If you're from Boston, you'll appreciate this. If not, it will help you to understand.
Information on Boston and the surrounding area:
There's no school on School Street , no court on Court Street, no dock on Dock Square ,
no water on Water Street . Back Bay streets are in alphabetical "oddah": Arlington , Berkeley ... Read more
The Swedish Museum
Before I left this afternoon, I changed my status to show that I was heading to the Swedish Museum. I was asked what it was all about.
First of all, I'm not Swedish but a very dear friend is. I started going to events with her about 3 yea... Read more
When you thought I wasn't looking!
Thought this was priceless!
When you thought I wasn't looking I saw you hang my
first painting on the refrigerator, and I immediately
wanted to paint another one.
When y... Read more
TGIF - almost!
The past few weeks have been a real experience. It all started with bootcamp - a bit of a challenge but not bad.
Along comes BLC-12. Now that's a challenge and when you add bootcamp....I'm feeling muscles I didn't know I had. I'm half wa... Read more
Have you ever changed your fitness goals in your tracker???
The fitness tracker kept telling me I was working out too much for the calories that I was consuming and to add to it, I was always staying at the low end. I finally went in and changed it. The interesting thing is that I happened to go back ... Read more
Too much exercise?!?!?!
I've been working really hard to complete the bootcamp workouts, bc12 challenges, my regular strength training and continuing to walk. I've even done the butt blaster video twice in one day - ouch!
My only concern is that my fitness tracke... Read more
This is one of those e-mails that makes me smile every time someone sends it to me. Thought those of us who at times are computer challenged and need to seek the assistance of our children or grandchildren, would see the humor in it. I know si... Read more
Watching football and treadmills!
The only exercise I hadn't completed today was my walk/jog. So I put my laptop down, got off my butt and headed to the treadmill. Well, I had to turn the TV on to watch the football game. I quickly learned that you can't really jump up and do... Read more
I received this in an e-mail from a very dear friend. It made me think of my sparkfriends so thought I would share.
A man and his dog were walking along a road. The man was enjoying the scenery, when it sudde... Read more
I'm watching the grandkitties!
Yes, I did say kitties! My son and his wife are in Baltimore this weekend and I am on kitty duty. They have 3 - Iggy, Zahara and Boo (2 girls and 1 boy).
I find the fact that they have cats is surprising since my daughter-in-law didn't ... Read more
The temptation of a Toblerone!
I few years ago I started attending functions at the Swedish Museum in Philly with a friend of mine who was a member. Their cooking classes are fantastic. Since I was there all the time I decided I might as well become a member.
One of ... Read more
BLC12 - one week down and 11 to go!
I have to admit, I was reluctant to join. But since some very wonderful sparkfriends gave me so much encouragement, I did. And, I'm very glad I did.
I have always exercised but the additional workouts have been helping. I feel it in my m... Read more
4 lessons from the pencil maker to the pencil
1.) EVERYTHING YOU DO WILL ALWAYS LEAVE A MARK.
2.) YOU CAN ALWAYS CORRECT THE MISTAKES
3.) WHAT IS IMPORTANT IS WHAT IS INSIDE
4.) IN LIFE , YOU WILL UNDERGO PAINFUL
SHARPENINGS, WHICH WILL MAKE YOU A
B... Read more
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Today was such a beautiful day...the sun was out, temperature 49 degrees, no wind. I decided to spend some time working in the yard in my flower gardens. Ms Molly is allowed in the pool area only since she was declawed when we adopted her. Po... Read more