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A Re-Committment to Quality of Life
Tuesday, June 12, 2012      3 comments

I saw this on the blog of a friend - DAWNWATERWOMAN - and thought it is something that all of us could use - so come on - join me in signing the pledge!! Today, I promise I will not quit. I pledge that no matter, how many ups and downs I... Read more
A Very Good Sunday
Sunday, October 23, 2011      0 comments

We did a road trip this morning to locate the Grange Hall where we will hold a Baby Shower next Saturday for the soon to arrive new Grand Daughter, Ruby. She is due in January, but in the Laural Highlands, roads can get tricky early. Still saw... Read more
Rain, chilly and the smells of autumn
Saturday, October 01, 2011      2 comments

On a different note, it is chilly, 42 degrees and raining, pulling lots of the just starting to turn leaves off the trees. The dogs are on the covered deck, enjoying the fresh air and all the KONGS and Nyla bones. I lit a new Scentsy warmer in ... Read more
Value Meals at home.
Saturday, September 17, 2011      4 comments

I was inspired by another Spark member to create a meal today to share with family and friends at a cost of less than $5.00 per serving. When I first read her blog, I thought that would be fun and maybe a little challenging. So I decided all my... Read more
Inspiration comes around again
Sunday, September 04, 2011      1 comments

In June of 2010 I had really given up. My clothes were all too tight, school had just ended and I was exhausted. I decided to just order the next size up in clothes. So when I found a great sale on pants that I love (twill like Dockers), I orde... Read more
Recipes for success
Sunday, January 02, 2011      2 comments

I have always been a recipe nut, a collector, a experimenter, a sampler of others' efforts. After seven months of Sparking, I have a new outlook on recipes. I am still an experimenter, but with a different motivation. I actively seek recipes w... Read more
Five months and Counting
Friday, December 10, 2010      0 comments

We have had unseasonable cold this past week. Wind chill at night in the single digits or low teens with high winds. Biting cold, and I just could not make myself go swim. To come out of the warm Wellness Center after 2 hours in the water, even ... Read more
Picking apples
Saturday, October 30, 2010      1 comments

Today, we are picking apples from the Winesap tree. It stands in the front yard, it shades the kitchen all summer. Some years it blooms but has few apples. Some years, the apples are knotty and all of them belong to the deer. This year, they a... Read more
The smell of Toast
Tuesday, October 26, 2010      4 comments

We had dinner at home, nice reasonable choices. That was hours ago, and I am not hungry. I did indulge in a cup of hot Cherry Herbal Tea after grocery shopping. No sweetener, just my usual unsweetened tea. DH said he was now hungry again, so he ... Read more
50 Things
Sunday, October 17, 2010      2 comments

1. What time did you get up this morning? 8:45 am 2. How do you like your steak? well 3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema? Hmmm...X Men Wolverine 4. What is your favorite TV show? CSI 5. If you could live anywhere... Read more
4 Things In My Life Quiz -- Things about me
Wednesday, October 06, 2010      1 comments

~4 Things In my Life Quiz~ - Four jobs I have had in my life: 1. Industrial Hardware / Mining Supply Inventory Clerk 2. Nanny 3.Computer Lab Media Specialist 4. Teacher - Adult Ed, Homeless Educator, Adult SPED, TBI Spec... Read more
Back to the Pool
Sunday, September 19, 2010      7 comments

It has been an interesting and exciting summer. As a teacher, many people assume I have free summers, but this year I spent 11 days at an education natural science camp. Took my husband and 2 grand daughters. It is a totally different kind of ed... Read more