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Avon President's Club & Scholarship
Friday, March 13, 2009      0 comments

I have until 3/23/09 to reach a goal: President's Club sales level as an Avon Representative. I've sold Avon since 1986. Some years have been better than others, depending largely on the economy. To make it to President's club, I have to sell a ... Read more
the Visit
Friday, March 13, 2009      1 comments

Oh my. Here we are in mid-March and I never updated about the family visit. It was wonderful! It was also exhausting, especially for my hubby. He drove for 12 hours overnight only stopping for gas and occasional bathroom visits back on Tuesday n... Read more
Family's coming to visit!
Friday, January 16, 2009      1 comments

Yahoo! Our eldest son, his dear wife and our granddaughter will be coming from South Carolina to Pensylvania to visit us in mid-February! I expect that I will again lose weight while I get the house in ship-shape. We weren't able to visit them a... Read more
A Biblical Worldview: Economics or Morality?
Monday, November 03, 2008      1 comments

“Thou shalt meditate in this book of the law… that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shaft make thy way prosperous, and then thou shaft have good success” Joshua 1:8. This verse describes what... Read more
Human rights & election 2008
Monday, November 03, 2008      0 comments

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."   These are the stirring wor... Read more
Yesterday was my birthday!
Friday, October 24, 2008      3 comments

Yesterday I turned 45. At first, I thought my hubby was the only one who remembered my special day, because neither of our sons mentioned it that morning. But as the day progressed, phone calls came in and my youngest sent me a text message wish... Read more
Recent exercise fiasco
Friday, October 24, 2008      0 comments

A few weeks ago I learned a hard lesson at the gym. It had only been my third visit there since I had joined the week before. On my first visit, a "trainer" took me through several of the weight machines to show me how to adjust them to fit my f... Read more
Saturday, May 24, 2008      2 comments

Back on May 5th I had colorectal surgery to remove a polyp. There was a complication. It was growing on top of (attached to) a hemhoroid. My doc told me that it would take me longer than the average surgery recipient's time to heal because of th... Read more
New stage
Tuesday, April 08, 2008      1 comments

Okay, so I finally took the plunge and started the next stage of my spark diet. Still a bit nervous that I'll fail it, because I really am not into strength training, and I sure can't afford a personal trainer. Anyways, I have to bake agai... Read more
Rough Morning
Thursday, March 06, 2008      1 comments

I haven't had a shower since Saturday morning. I'm getting itchy and my hair's getting stringy. Last night when I went to bed (at 2 AM) I determined that I'd take a shower this morning before anything else. Well, at 8 AM, my college-age son woke... Read more
Becki's Happenings
Wednesday, March 05, 2008      1 comments

Yay! I finally found out where to start my blog. I've been wanting to do this for some time now. Ok, well...I'm trying to climb out of my seasonal affective disorder's half-the-year pit. Here near west Philadelphia, the sun's not in abundance fr... Read more