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Fall 5% Challenge

Saturday, September 28, 2013      4 comments

Having a summer without a TV or radio was strange. After a while, I didn't miss all the bad news and commercials that we are inundated with day after day. I set an alert on my phone for weather warnings, but for the most part remained peacefull... Read more

Where Did the Time Go?

Monday, July 01, 2013      4 comments

It seems like I've just gotten home and it's time to pack up and leave again. Hubby started packing clothes for while we are gone, and I have started making our lists of things that need to be done before we leave. Read more

Home Sweet Home

Saturday, June 29, 2013      2 comments

After driving for 18 hours, we have finally arrived back home in valley for a few days. Life has been decidedly different for the past few months. I am so glad to be home. I’m just sorry to say that after hubby’s doctor appointments we wil... Read more

One Word

Saturday, October 20, 2012      14 comments

Copied this from 5% Fall Challenge Leader Leslie_2B_Less! Not as easy as you might think! Copy and Paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers. Where is your cell phone? De... Read more

All About Me From A-Z

Wednesday, September 12, 2012      10 comments

As many of you know, I've been doing a bit of traveling ... for most of the summer. I promised myself that I would get a blog written today. Since its late, I decided to borrow this from one of my friends. Thanks Cindi! A. Are you at all... Read more


Thursday, August 23, 2012      5 comments

I've just recently passed one of those mile-marker (for me) birthday's this month. As I looked at my life, I realized that there were many things that I had hoped to accomplish, and those things have yet to be done. I need to take some t... Read more

Back Offline ... Again!

Friday, March 30, 2012      5 comments

The internet in our park just got up on running at the beginning of the week. Last night we had a good, old fashioned thunderstorm, and our internet is down again. For how long ... they don't know. I popped into the library to use their... Read more

What Are You Doing Now?

Thursday, March 15, 2012      5 comments

QUESTION: What are you doing to keep yourself occupied now that you are retired? Are you bored yet? ANSWER: How much time to you have? I do a lot! Right now, sometimes I think I'm busier than I was before I moved here. I SPEND TIME W... Read more

We've Missed You! Where Are You?

Tuesday, March 13, 2012      7 comments

Okay SparkFriends, here it is. I have been accused by some of becoming a hermit. Although this is far from the truth, internet issues may lead some of you to come to that conclusion. I must say that it warms my heart to know that there are so... Read more

Lifestyle Changes - - -

Tuesday, January 03, 2012      15 comments

We are now in South Texas, enjoying the warmth that the area has to offer. Everything went well with the move, although we both felt like the move and the holidays were a blur. We are slowly getting unpacked. Hubby has officially retired.... Read more

The Only Constant In Life is Change!

Monday, December 12, 2011      18 comments

As many of you may remember, I moved from North Carolina to Kansas last year. There were multiple problems with the apartment that we rented, so hubby and I opted to move when our lease was up. We found a cute 1 bedroom apartment, and qu... Read more

Me Time --- Thanks 5% Challenge

Saturday, October 22, 2011      10 comments

On Monday, I sign the lease on our new apartment and will begin yet another move. I sometimes have a tendency to get tunnel vision, and right now the move is my primary focus. I pulled up the current challenge for the Fall 5% Challenge and... Read more

I Used Food To Medicate Myself.

Thursday, August 18, 2011      33 comments

This past week has been quite difficult for me. I had planned on going down to my Mom's place in Oklahoma on Friday, and having a laid-back weekend with her. Unfortunately, this was not what happened. My only brother passed away unexpec... Read more

I Looked In The Mirror Today!

Monday, July 11, 2011      41 comments

I looked in the mirror today --- again, and again, and again. What I saw was a woman who had lost weight. When I saw myself in the mirror, I realized the outfit I was wearing didn't fit right ... in a good way. I pulled my box out and tried o... Read more

What Have I Been Doing? I've been ...

Wednesday, June 08, 2011      27 comments

limiting my time on Spark. Until I was gone over Memorial Day weekend, I didn't realize how much time I was spending Sparking. I have been challenged to only do 2 hours on the computer per day. Since my personal journal is on the computer, ... Read more

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