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Blast Cleaning

Thursday, July 24, 2014      5 comments

Going on the same thread as my Blast Shopping, I do Blast Cleaning: I get all my supplies out and together. Put on my favorite music that I can dance to. I start at one end of a room and dance my way thru the dusting, wiping, sweeper running ... Read more

Blast Shopping

Thursday, July 24, 2014      6 comments

I was asked to blog about this, so this is a start: We all have busy days where we find it hard to get in some cardio time. I do what I call Blast Shopping, I get my exercise done combined with my shopping. I have my list in my mind that I n... Read more


Saturday, August 31, 2013      9 comments

This is so very odd, I am not losing on the scale, but my clothes that is a different story. It is a good thing I never threw away clothes when they got to tight, because some fit, some are loose. This is so silly because the scale is NOT movi... Read more

Start with a Bang

Thursday, July 04, 2013      8 comments

Today being the 4th of July I have the day off. So as I promised myself I am using exercise, no party or picnic to go forward. Since I have not been consistent lately I think what I have done so far is getting off to a bang of a start, then I ... Read more

I did it

Wednesday, April 17, 2013      3 comments

I finally got my calories up to 1200, just seems like an awful lot of food, but I hope to do this more often.... Read more

Day 2

Thursday, April 11, 2013      6 comments

Well, I did not hit my 1200 yet, but I got 100 calories more in than yesterday, so I am taking that as better and by tomorrow if I do another 100 calories, I will hit my goal of 1200. Trouble with today was I only ate a few bites of dinner, so ... Read more

Starting over

Wednesday, April 10, 2013      6 comments

I have reset my ticker to no weight lost. It has been so long since I have done anything constructive towards getting healthy I have decided to completely start over. So today is the beginning of my NEW journey. After posting my food for the ... Read more

Now 2 yrs has passed

Friday, March 22, 2013      6 comments

It is now two years as of Monday the 18th, I stayed home from work as I did not think I could handle work and my emotions. The kids and I kept busy and healthy food out the window, we fixed Dave's favorite for dinner. Meatloaf and Mac & Cheese... Read more

One Year Today .

Sunday, March 18, 2012      10 comments

One year today marks the day since my husband of 38 yrs passed away. This year has had its ups and downs and really has been an emotional struggle not only for me but the kids and my entire family. I have not been able to concentrate on SP or ... Read more

Good start

Wednesday, January 04, 2012      3 comments

I am off to a good start on gettin back on track, been on the recumbant bike each night after dinner and getting towards working back up to 30 minutes. I can not believe how hard it has been on the bike, but should have figured as much since I ... Read more


Monday, January 02, 2012      4 comments

Time to get back into life and take care of me starting today!... Read more

Time flies

Wednesday, August 31, 2011      9 comments

Here it is the last day of August, I can not believe summer is nearly over. I am about 2 weeks or so away from 6 months since the passing of my husband Dave. Things are so hard sometimes, you get used to having someone around and he did so m... Read more


Wednesday, July 06, 2011      5 comments

We moved this past weekend while everyone was celebrating the 4th of July. It was a bittersweet move. Sweet because I am a home owner again after many years of renting. Bitter because I used the bulk of the life insurance from the death of my... Read more

Back to Full Time

Wednesday, May 04, 2011      5 comments

Thank you for all the words of comfort posted here, each day brings a new challenge and I do know time will take some of the sharpness out of the pain of missing a man I have had by my side since the age of 16 when we met and started dating. I ... Read more

One month since we buried husbands ashes

Friday, April 29, 2011      15 comments

Yesterday was officially one month since we buried Dave's ashes, today the headstone is to be set. I still find it hard to believe that at the age of 55 I am a widow and except for the kids I am alone for the first time since I was 16 yrs old. ... Read more

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