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An update and me possibly turning a page in my life

Sunday, January 31, 2016      3 comments

First an update on my toilet disaster - NO MORE leaks!! Nothing has been done in the bathroom (typical male - starting a handyman project and not completing it lol - no offense to those who do) - my son is using the upstairs bathroom - I'm down... Read more

Why can't life be simple??

Wednesday, January 13, 2016      3 comments

Why can't things be simple in life (sigh) - yesterday morning I discovered I had water around my toilet and discovered it was dripping down into my basement (do you feel the moment of panic I was feeling??) I have had what I thought was a small... Read more

Life happens (even when you don't want it to)

Tuesday, January 12, 2016      2 comments

Well I've turn 65 this last December - not good - not bad - it is what it is - there are worse things that can happen lol. On turning 65 - Medicare and trying to maneuver through that system is hazardous to say the least - I'm trying to g... Read more

Sunday May 10 2015 - HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY

Sunday, May 10, 2015      1 comments

Kinda sad and if I really think too long about it I'd be really sad so I'll say what I need and move on and push it out of my mind. My son is a wonderful son - most times. I'm a single parent - always have been - always tried to teach him ... Read more

Thurs April 30 2015 - Honesty Day

Thursday, April 30, 2015      0 comments

Honesty Day - hummm - interesting - we American's actually need a day (and only 1 day too) that we should be honest. Really??????? Being a Boy Scout Leader (for almost 20 years now) we teach our boys to be honest EVERY DAY!!! Not sure if I sh... Read more

Hunger

Thursday, April 23, 2015      0 comments

Today one of my emails was about hunger and ways to stave it off - the very first sentence really hit home for me - "Do you do really well with food for a while, then suddenly you are feel like you are starving and overeat" I've gone throug... Read more

Hunger

Thursday, April 23, 2015      1 comments

Today one of my emails was about hunger and ways to stave it off - the very first sentence really hit home for me - "Do you do really well with food for a while, then suddenly you are feel like you are starving and overeat" I've gone throug... Read more

Wed April 22, 2015

Wednesday, April 22, 2015      2 comments

"My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth's loveliness." Michelangelo Happy Earth Day!... Read more

Monday April 20 2015

Monday, April 20, 2015      0 comments

Beginning of a new week - nothing new that I'm doing - cross stitching - ceramics - taking my kidlet back and forth to work - I am adding garding time in to my daily todo's. The stuff about sitting less and moving more has really stuck with me ... Read more

Sitting too much

Saturday, April 18, 2015      4 comments

There was a Spark group challange in my today's email about sitting too much - I sit way too much - really way too much - I figure I sit 6-8 hours a day or more - staggering really - I'm retired so I do 99% of everything at home (note to self - ... Read more

Thursday April 16 2015

Thursday, April 16, 2015      0 comments

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.”– Arnold Schwarzenegger... Read more

Thought for the day - August 1st

Thursday, August 01, 2013      1 comments

"Its better to be alone than to be in bad company" Have you even had a friend (or loved one) that was toxic? By that I mean someone who constantly complained about something or always was negative - sarcastic -said things to you that that... Read more

Thought for the day Wed July 31st

Wednesday, July 31, 2013      0 comments

All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. ~ Walt Disney ~ (1901-1966) Definition of courage - 1.The ability to do something that frightens one 2.Strength in the face of pain or grief My thought... Read more

Thought for the day Tues July 30th

Monday, July 29, 2013      3 comments

If you really want to do something, youll find a way. If you dont, youll find an excuse. My thoughts - how very true!!!... Read more

Thought for the day Monday July 29th

Monday, July 29, 2013      0 comments

Saying someone is ugly doesnt make you any prettier Sometimes people don't think that what they say means anything to another but it truly does. And most times people say ugly things because they themselves feel ugly inside.... Read more


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