I'm getting so much from this "Made To Crave" study. This morning God made me realize that (and these are the exact words that popped into my head), "Satan is the craftsman of counterfeit". Think of all the things we desire, that we crave, and h... Read more
Dear Hubby is catching on!
Dear Hubby is finally catching on. I'm NOT giving up on healthy eating, for both of us. He fixes his own breakfast, usually 2 fried eggs, 2 slices of bacon, 2 slices of toast with margarine and a tall glass of orange juice. He fixes his own lunc... Read more
This time of year we all think about what our "New Year's Resolutions" will be. Often they are to make healthier lifestyle choices. But WHAT ARE WE WAITING FOR? January 1st is a few days away, yet. Today is the day to ditch all those leftover ho... Read more
I hear people talk about Christmas as though it were an object. For instance, you have probably heard something like, "We have our Christmas on the Sunday before Christmas Day." Or it may be referred to as an activity, such as "Where does your ... Read more
I don't clean my house.........
...... I bless my home! When I discovered Flylady.com years ago, I discovered a whole new way to bless my family. I struggled with keeping an orderly, uncluttered house because of .... well, numerous reasons. The main reason was I just didn't h... Read more
Pink Glove Dance - What a party!!
This YouTube video is awesome! I've watched it several times and downloaded it to my computer. I just couldn't sit still in my seat and when all the caregivers and survivors come out in the last scene, I had tears! (I never cry!) Maybe only brea... Read more
Back To Reality
Ah, the weekend is over and reality sets in. It's Monday: a new day, a new week, a new me!
The kids a... Read more
Wonderful day with family and friends at a potluck picnic and baby shower. I joked that "celebration calories don't count", but of course, my scale will tell tomorrow. Still, wouldn't have changed today for anything!
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What's for breakfast?
What is everyone eating? This is one of my favorites: 1 slice Village Hearth 12 Grain Bread with 1 tablespoon Smucker's Natural Chunky Peanut Butter, 1/4 cup Land O Lakes Fat-Free Cottage Cheese, and a single serve can of V8. Total 219 calories,... Read more
Blood Pressure Monitor
Yesterday I bought a blood pressure monitor and learned how to use it. At first I was using it wrong and got about 6 wildly different readings, so of course, I thought there was something wrong with it. HA! Then I read the instructions. The hea... Read more
This is my first day here and I am really impressed with everyone and everything. I learned about SparkPeople.com in a magazine and have toyed with visiting several times, but today is my first serious attempt to join. Life isn't about chance s... Read more