NICKEL1331's Blogs

Surgical Suspense!
Sunday, September 29, 2013      2 comments

Tomorrow I find out when I am having my knee surgery. The suspense is killing me, lol! I have been waiting a year for this, I just want it over with and move on. Most of you who have followed me on my Spark journey, know that I have had ongoing ... Read more
Lessons from the Couch...
Wednesday, January 09, 2013      2 comments

They say that when it rains, it pours.... I have YEARS of anecdotal proof of that! emoticon I have been l... Read more
Starting Over
Sunday, January 06, 2013      9 comments

Making a fresh start for the year... Making new goals each week! I am de-cluttering my life (not just belongings but thoughts as well) I am going to focus on gratitude and focus on the things I can change, not wallow about things that... Read more
Weigh in- the aftermath of Sugar Shock
Tuesday, April 19, 2011      1 comments

I went for my weigh in at the Doc's, I did not want to face the scale after last week! I told the nurse what I did then I begged to go one more week before a weigh in! NO GO! ... Read more
Sugar shock!
Saturday, April 16, 2011      5 comments

OMG...I cannot believe how stressed out I was this week. It's not like I was dealing with life or death situations BUT I was wound so tight I thought my head was gonna pop off! ... Read more
a new take on problem solving...
Sunday, March 27, 2011      5 comments

I have had some issues at home that have caused me to take a good, hard look at my life and how I handle stressful situations. Life is always unpredictable but that doesn't mean that you can't control how you react to everyday stressors. I... Read more
A sickie quickie...
Saturday, March 19, 2011      5 comments

Just a quick blog to prove that I am still kickin' emoticon This bug has been horrible but I refuse to let it... Read more
Unexpected Inspiration...
Friday, March 04, 2011      3 comments

I was on facebook when I saw a link to a story about Lady Gaga. Now, I am not a big fan of Lady Gaga but I like some of her music. When I first saw her I just thought she was wierd. Then, I heard an interview with someone who knew her in High... Read more
Why did I open my BIG MOUTH! (VENTING and a little pity party too)
Friday, March 04, 2011      4 comments

Nope...I wasn't talking about eating! I was referring to the last blog I wrote! I was complaining about how my world gets topsy turvey when the hubbs is home. I just finished an 11 minute and 32 second conversation with my husband...that ... Read more
Love it when the Hubbs is home but....
Monday, February 28, 2011      2 comments

Don't get me wrong, I adore my husband and I miss him so much when he is gone. In case you don't know, my husband is in the Navy and is stationed about 3 1/2 hours from where we live. He used to come home often (every 4-5 days) but because of ... Read more
Photo Blog Catch-Up Days 12 & 13
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      1 comments

Day 12 – A picture that defines you ... Read more
Wednesday, February 16, 2011      2 comments

I know, I know I am supposed to make myself and my workouts a priprity but... This morning, my middle son (not a teenager so he is still a sweet child), was burning up! ... Read more
Photo Blog Day 11
Wednesday, February 16, 2011      0 comments

Day 11 - A picture of your IPOD or other music playing device on shuffle, and then list the first 10 songs that play. ... Read more
Photo Blog day 10!
Tuesday, February 15, 2011      1 comments

Day 10 - A picture of your closest friend I have a few verrrrry close friends (we are scattered everywhere) but My Sunshine is not only a close friend but also has been my partner at work...Our lives were trusted to each ha... Read more
Spreading the Spark and finding cheekbones....(sorry, kinda long)
Tuesday, February 15, 2011      6 comments

What a day!!! I woke up still feeling a little icky but determined NOT to stay in bed. I had a sick teenager at home and was feeling like the walls were starting to close in! I had to get OUT. It was a pretty day, I thought about g... Read more

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