Good Quote from a book
I'm reading Last One Home by Debbie Macomber. It's a great book with a profound quote: "Do the next good thing."... Read more
I went on vacation and ate everything I wanted including lots of Bacon Cheeseburgers, fries, and desserts. I exercised a lot too, so I only gained a few pounds. But, it's time to get back on track today. I have to say Thank you to my friend, ... Read more
We tried a "Staycation" weekend last weekend and we ended up doing a lot of chores, but this weekend, we got it right! We grocery shopped, mowed the yard, and washed dishes on Thursday. So, this weekend, we have relaxed. We have only had to d... Read more
Coming back to Spark People has motivated me. I've been bored at work and I've wanted to eat all day. It's a good thing that I don't have much to eat there. I am making the Mug Flax Blueberry muffin tomorrow! I've been trying to make it all ... Read more
We went on vacation this year after five years of not going ANYWHERE. We had a great time! We had business trips to Florida, so we went to Disney. My employer required us to work a 4 day 10 hour week from May through July. Having Friday off ... Read more
Getting back to Sparkpeople
I used Sparkpeople when I was working from home and had access to a non-work computer. But I recently got the Sparkpeople apps and I am very impressed with them! They will help me to track, etc. while u am at work. I have a microwave, small f... Read more
Hope you are all doing well
I hope that all of you friends here are doing well. I think of you often. I am well and very thankful for my blessings. I'm worried about my mother because she is becoming more confused. She is still able to live on her own, but now I have t... Read more
What happened to February?
I can't believe February is almost gone. I've tried to make blog entries and couldn't because the 'Add a Blog Entry' button won't work in the Google Chrome browser. Finally, I used Firefox because I just had to make a blog entry.
I starte... Read more
It's February already!
Time has been moving along. I was sick last week. I was thankful that I was able to work from home while taking an online class, so I didn't have to take a sick day. It would have been rough if I had had to go into the office. Our new cat, R... Read more
Last summer, I took care of a cat for my son's friend while they were on vacation. The cat, Rocco, was really special and I told my son that if they ever needed a home for him, I'd like to have Rocco. Guess what! I picked him up on Sunday. H... Read more
Today is a snow day!
Registration was very tiring. I was happy to work without breaks or lunch most days to ensure that every student who wanted to register, pay their bi... Read more
Back to work
It has been really difficult to stay with my exercise routine since I have gone back to work. We are very busy with registration and the beginning of the semester. Tomorrow night, we will take our moms out for dinner for the first time in almo... Read more
I haven't been on Spark People for a year and I hate that. I hesitated to access Spark People while at work. This year, I was blessed to have won an iPad, so I can access Spark People now whenever i like.
I have missed everyone at Spark ... Read more
I'm very thankful:
- I have a wonderful family. My husband and I are happy together. We are adjusting to an empty nest and enjoying a new relationship with our adult sons.
- I got everything on my list done last week while my husband was a... Read more
Today was a good day! My husband had to work, but I had the day off. I washed both cars and vacuumed them. I moved the furniture in the living room around. I returned several things and bought a new black purse. I have to have purses that a... Read more