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It's Time...
Wednesday, April 05, 2017      3 comments

I've been MIA for the last 3-4 years. After Dad's death in early 2013, I did the thing I promised my parents but hoped wouldn't happen anytime soon. I became the caretaker-of-sorts for my sister and nephew. I wrote shortly after that about ho... Read more
Life just ain't what it's cracked up to be......
Monday, February 18, 2013      3 comments

I'm in the process of getting used to being the housing provider of my sister and nephew since the untimely death of my dad on January 21st. This is going to take some getting used to - they relish their fast food and convenience foods. Forget... Read more
Two things to remember......
Saturday, September 22, 2012      4 comments

I saw these several days ago and thought how appropriate - and yes, somewhat inspiring - the sayings were to my current journey in becoming a healthier eater and exerciser. Thought you might get some inspiration out of them too. ... Read more
75 Weight Loss Tips That Really Work~~(Installment #3 - Tips 50-75)
Wednesday, August 29, 2012      6 comments

~~~~~~courtesy of Woman's Day Magazine 75th Anniversary Special Edition~~~~~~~~~~ ~~EATING OUT TACTICS (continued)~~ 50. Be picky. At a family gathering, skip the food you can get anywhere and only eat the special dishes, like Grandma's... Read more
75 Weight Loss Tips That Really Work~~(installment #2 - Tips 27- 49)
Tuesday, August 28, 2012      4 comments

~~~~~~courtesy of Woman's Day Magazine 75th Anniversary Special Edition~~~~~~~~~~ ~~COOKING TRICKS~~ 27. Choose water-packed tuna rather than oil-packed - and you will cut calories by almost a third (February 1979) 28. Use nonstick... Read more
75 Weight Loss Tips That Really Work~~~~~(installment #1 - Tips 1-26)
Monday, August 27, 2012      3 comments

~~~~~~courtesy of Woman's Day Magazine 75th Anniversary Special Edition~~~~~~~~~~ ~~THE GOLDEN RULES~~ 1. Don't skip meals. When you get too hungry, you're less likely to make healthy choices (October 2010 edition) 2. Never go on... Read more
My Trip to Washington DC
Thursday, July 12, 2012      2 comments

I made my first trip ever to Washington DC this week. It was fun seeing the sights with my daughter and my niece but it was also exhausting by days end. Our first day included touring the National Air and Space Museum, seeing the outside of... Read more
Just for a giggle
Monday, June 25, 2012      3 comments

saw this today..... ... Read more
7 Days of Inspiration
Tuesday, June 19, 2012      0 comments

This was given to me by one of my fellow TOPS members...... 7 Days of Inspiration Take one a day.....and feel great all week!! Day 1: ~YOU ARE one of those people other people can't live without. Day 2: ~Count your successe... Read more
Friday, June 08, 2012      2 comments

I put this list together as a sort of encouragement for a friend. By the time I got to the end of the list, I realized that these statements/ideas are just as beneficial and crucial to me in this journey. Reminders of where I've been and the a... Read more
A Moment of Sunshine and Happiness!
Monday, May 21, 2012      2 comments

I had a moment of sunshine and happiness tonight!! Awesome timing for me - I really needed this. I was putting my laundry away tonight when I decided to start pulling some summer tops out for this holiday weekend and to start getting an ... Read more
Wanted to share this with you.....
Wednesday, April 25, 2012      3 comments

This was posted on one of my Facebook friends page tonight. Words and statements some of us are still trying to work through or remember daily. ... Read more
I couldn't resist these.....
Tuesday, October 04, 2011      6 comments

Just something to brighten your day! Never knew this definition!! I need to find a way to get rid of these little creatures!! ... Read more
What a change in the cart items!
Saturday, February 12, 2011      6 comments

Just got back from doing my grocery shopping feeling good about what I bought. While I was walking around the produce area I realized that I had more fruit and produce in my cart than I used to. By the time I was done shopping, I still had mor... Read more
7 Months Ago Today
Saturday, October 02, 2010      4 comments

7 months ago today my world, as I knew it, was turned upside down. I got a phone call that devastated me and started the emotional roller coaster that I am still on. Emotions have been a bit on overload the last few days - found some craft ite... Read more

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