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walkin', walkin', walkin'

Tuesday, June 21, 2011      3 comments

For the most part I have been not taking rides while I have been here... and it's okay. The gym and the PX are both a mile away, a mere 15-20 minute walk. It gets me how many people think I'm nuts and consider them to be a long way away. Tonigh... Read more

Livin' la vida Army...

Sunday, June 19, 2011      4 comments

The first week at "summer camp" went fine. The female barracks are quiet... only 12 of us in a space meant for prolly 4x that number... and the A/C works... so it's all good. I haven't been particularly faithful with the calorie counting..... Read more

Music Challenge Day 12/30...

Thursday, June 09, 2011      3 comments

Name a song from a band you hate... this one makes me smile simply because it doesn't specify whether you have to like the song or not... How about this... I am not sure if I like the band Placebo or not... but I do know that I hate (with t... Read more

Day 11/30 of the music challenge... and today's thoughts...

Wednesday, June 08, 2011      1 comments

Name a song from your favorite band... wow, this one is tough. I have several bands that could be considered faves... I think ABBA has to be my all-time #1 group. Now, which song to pick... that is hardly fair... and no, my favorite song from ... Read more

Continuing the music challenge day 10/30... and an update.

Tuesday, June 07, 2011      1 comments

Name a song that makes you fall asleep... I will have to go with almost anything Enya on that one... *********************** It's take me a bit to get back on here. Last week was just kind of a mess with Bert passing and then the pregnant d... Read more

A hard day indeed.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011      7 comments

My day was going along as my day tends to do. It had a bit of a surreal quality to it, but it was okay... then my phone rang at lunch... it was my friend's wife calling to tell me he'd committed suicide. Everything just kind of stopped there. I ... Read more

Music Challenge Day #9

Tuesday, May 31, 2011      0 comments

Name a song that you can dance to... I guess it depends on what kind of dancing you are talking about... I'll throw out Safety Dance by Men Without Hats... ... Read more

Day 8/Stupid People Tricks/Memorial Day/Ouch

Monday, May 30, 2011      3 comments

Name a song that you know all the words to... there are a bunch of those since I'm a lyrics junkie... I will say "Why Paddy's Not at Work Today"... an old folk song that is very silly and yes I can sing it all from memory... Dear Sir, I wri... Read more

Day 7 of the 30 Day Music Challenge

Sunday, May 29, 2011      0 comments

Name a song that reminds you of a certain event.... This one is pretty easy too. "Welcome to the Jungle" by Guns n Roses reminds me of Air Force Basic Training. It was really popular at the time and when I was near a music-emittin... Read more

Day 6 of 30 of the Music Challenge...

Saturday, May 28, 2011      0 comments

This kind of fun and it keeps me blogging everday... heh. Tonight I ran a straight 26 minutes, it was very smooth and nice. Felt so great after that. I decided to take the day off of calorie counting... no biggie since it's a decision and I'v... Read more

Day 5 of the 30 day music challenge!

Friday, May 27, 2011      1 comments

Name a song that reminds you of someone... This one is so easy for me! In Your Eyes by Peter Gabriel reminds me of my dear hubby, Mark! In your eyes, the light, the heat... In your eyes, I am complete... ----------------------... Read more

Day 4 of the 30 Day Music Challenge...

Thursday, May 26, 2011      4 comments

emoticon Name a song that makes you sad... The Sad Cafe by the Eagles... ...Maybe the time has drawn the ... Read more

Day 3 of 30 Day Music Challenge...

Wednesday, May 25, 2011      1 comments

Name a song that makes you happy... F*** You by Lily Allen I love this song, it makes me giddy happy. ****************************
************************** Tonight was my night off exercise... Stayed within calories! ... Read more

Day 2 of the 30 Day Music Challenge

Tuesday, May 24, 2011      2 comments

My least favorite song is by perhaps my favorite band.. go figure... *ddrruummrrooll* I Do I Do I Do I Do I Do by ABBA Just hate it. In other news: Keeping my eating under control is already showing some results... my jeans t... Read more

30 Day Music Challenge! C'mon & play! You know you wanna!

Monday, May 23, 2011      0 comments

This sounds like fun!! I'm gonna' play! Rules at bottom of page! So, my day one entry... My favorite song has to be "Jig of Life" by Kate Bush... the best lyrics of any song ever! It also has a snippet of Irish jig that her brother fou... Read more


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