Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

    PATRICIAANN46   301,211
300,000-349,999 SparkPoints
PATRICIAANN46's Blog Entry Summary View


Thursday, July 22, 2010      3 comments

I read a SP article this morning written by Becky Hand and Rebecca Pratt titled MANAGING MENOPAUSE WITH A HEALTHY DIET......Make "The Change" a Positive One. It reminded me of all of the facets of each stage of menopause. When I actually start... Read more

Flatulence Warning!!!!!

Wednesday, July 21, 2010      15 comments

Since I have joined SP, I have been eating much healthier. I have also been using more beans as a protein replacement for meat. I have made soups, stews, and sauces to serve over pasta or rice made primarily with beans. I feel it my duty to ... Read more

Something To Remember.......

Tuesday, July 20, 2010      7 comments

I had better file this as a reminder when my grand-daughter is old enough to play in sports. At one point during a game, the coach called one of his 9-year-old baseball players aside and asked, "Do you understand what cooperation is? What ... Read more

This Sounds Like Something My Husband Would Say.......

Monday, July 19, 2010      6 comments

His wife's graveside service was just barely finished, when there was a massive clap of thunder, followed by a tremendous bolt of lightning, accompanied by even more thunder rumbling in the distance. The little old man looked at the pastor and ... Read more

At First I Was Mad!!!!!

Sunday, July 18, 2010      6 comments

I am a very sensitive person whose feelings are easily hurt and I wish that I weren't this way, but I am!!! Since I joined SP almost a year ago, I have lost 23 pounds. It is coming off slowly, but it is COMING OFF. After all, it did take me m... Read more

A Scarey Day For My Mom Turned Into An Affirmation Day........

Saturday, July 17, 2010      8 comments

In my blog of yesterday, I told you of my Mom's and my visit to an Assisted Living complex. Mom wanted to check out the facility as a possible living space for her in the very near future. My brother was also able to come with us (for which I ... Read more

A Scarey Day For My Mom......

Friday, July 16, 2010      6 comments

My Mom and I have always been very close. She has always been a very supportive Mom and a terrific Grand-mother to our two boys. She has also been a very strong and independent woman. When it was obvious that my Dad's health was rapidly decli... Read more

For Pet Lovers.......I Learned Something New!

Thursday, July 15, 2010      10 comments

Our Australian Terrier had knee surgery a couple of weeks ago. When we went to the clinic for a pre-op check-up, the Vet thoroughly explained what was going to happen the day of the surgery, the recovery period and the physical therapy. This i... Read more


Wednesday, July 14, 2010      6 comments

I volunteer for a Children's Museum. One of their largest fund-raising projects each year is the sale of restored or seconds American Girl dolls. I have been cleaning and repairing dolls since April and today is the day that the volunteers get... Read more

The Seven Dwarfs Of Menopause........

Tuesday, July 13, 2010      8 comments

When I saw this I knew that I just had to share it with you......... For those in menopause, you will totally understand why..........For those of you who are too young............your days are coming. The Seven Dwarfs Of Menopause ARE: ... Read more

Everything I Need To Know.......

Monday, July 12, 2010      4 comments

My husband and our grand-daughter were playing with a replica of Noah's Ark that he built for her (it is beautiful) and lining up all of the animals and it reminded me of a note sent to me earlier from a friend that contains some very good advic... Read more

"Alone-Time" Is Good For Me.....

Sunday, July 11, 2010      8 comments

Yesterday, my husband attended a wedding about 3 hours away. He left mid-morning and stayed at his brother's cottage over-night. I was invited to the wedding too, but stayed home to take care of our dog (who just had surgery and is wearing a c... Read more

This "COULD" Have Been Me!!!!!

Saturday, July 10, 2010      15 comments

THE GOOD NAPKINS Ahhhhhhhh.......The joys of having GIRLS....... My mother taught me to read when I was four years old (her first mistake). One day, I was in the bathroom and noticed one of the cabinet doors was ajar; I read the box in the... Read more

I Have To Share This With You......

Friday, July 09, 2010      8 comments

We have been taking care of our 3 year old Grand-daughter for the past 3 days. Yesterday, we went out for lunch and then stopped to get a few groceries before we headed for home. I was going through my list and had one item left to put in the ... Read more

Mother Nature Rules

Thursday, July 08, 2010      4 comments

As advanced as we are as a society and as much as we feel we are "In Control", when Mother Nature strikes..............we realize that we have very little control at all!!!!!! Last night, we were just finishing supper when an announcement c... Read more

First Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 Last Page