First of all... thank you.
Soooo, sooooo much.
It's really comforting to know that people who have never met you in person, people from the other side of the world thought about you and reached out to you with wishes and prayers.
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Now, how do I say this out there in the open knowing that many of my long-known sparkfriends will probably read this blog?
How do I risk being shouted at "Oh, come on girl, really? Again?"
Well, I'll proceed with cautionâ€¦
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The first blog I read this morning got me thinking (again!) about a subject that has been pestering my mind quite a lot lately: Age!
SONGBIRD2015 makes some really good points in her blog which I encourage you to read:
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I had a different blog in mind for today. I wanted to thank all of you who commented on my last blog about addictions. Reading your stories and your opinions on the subject was really interesting and it made me think a lot. I intended to write a... Read more
I was talking with a friend the other day. After years of being a heavy smoker, she finally quit last month. Of course, it wasn't a decision that came out of nowhere. Health alarms made it crucial, as usual. Nevertheless, she's a strong girl for... Read more
Are you tired?
Do you feel disappointed that you don't see any results?
Are you sick and tired of starting over every once in a while?
Is weight loss or maintenance much harder than you thought?
Have thoughts of quitting cros... Read more
I hate obesity.
Not because it doesn't look good. Not only because experts insist that it leads to major illnesses, many of them life-threatening. But mainly because it steals quality from people's lives. And it does so in an evil and sneak... Read more
Red, pink, white and coral.
They are in full bloom and they're just beautiful.
Filling our front yard with smells, colors and the seductive power of spring.
People - passer-bys - usually sneak in when we're not outside and cut ... Read more
I'm still here.
In my own little corner of sparkworld, watching quietly over my precious sparkfriends, being inspired by them and trying not to forget all the wonderful things this virtual community has taught me.
This year has been di... Read more
I haven't blogged for quite a while. More than a month. But it's actually even more than that since I last shared a nice, motivational blog with my good sparkfriends like I used to do not long ago. Which only adds even more suspicions to my fear... Read more
Hello, dear sparkfriends!
A huge thank-you hug to all of you who have been on my side lately as I struggle with many aspects of the daily healthy living game. Your support has been invaluable, to say the least, and greatly appreciated.
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motivation rollercoaster (n): a situation in which a person's desire to do something moves suddenly and abruptly from the point of maximum motivation to the point of absolute resignation and backwards.
And if it was an actual definition in ... Read more