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Harry weighs 10 Lbs. I've Lost 3.5 Harries!

Monday, February 15, 2010      11 comments

Last week, when my little baby Harry went to the vet for his eye infection, he was weighed. He's a hefty 10 lbs. (William, his brother, is a feather by contrast. He must weigh 4, if that.) When I hold Harry, I get tired. Then I remember... Read more

History of Valentine's Day

Sunday, February 14, 2010      7 comments

There are varying opinions as to the origin of Valentine's Day. Some experts state that it originated from St. Valentine, a Roman who was martyred for refusing to give up Christianity. He died on February 14, 269 A.D., the same day that had been... Read more

Every Day Should be Valentine's Day!

Saturday, February 13, 2010      4 comments

Wishing all my sparkfriends a wonderful Valentine's weekend. But I do feel like every day should be lived like a holiday - full of love and kindness. And when you're being kind and loving to others, don't forget to be patient and kind to... Read more

Training Wheels

Friday, February 12, 2010      11 comments

I view my past 1.5 years since starting this healthier lifestyle a period of training wheels. After a lifetime of poor eating habits (I thought I was educated and ate well - smiling), the numerous tools I have learned are just beginning to sink... Read more

After a Month's Hiatus, And Yesterday's Blog, I Stepped On the Scale...Hooray! Hooray!

Thursday, February 11, 2010      16 comments

I was determined to break the freeze between me and my estranged scale (which I divorced about a month ago). What a great surprise to see that I've maintained my 34 lb. loss. Yes, I would like to get busy with the rest of the 16 lbs and ... Read more

Dusting Off My Estranged Scale

Wednesday, February 10, 2010      14 comments

About a month ago, I blogged that I was divorcing my scale. Guess I meant business because yesterday I smiled to see it is a bit dusty from lack of use. Long story short, up until the time when I started this healthier lifestyle (October 0... Read more

Thanks to All Who Helped Make Yesterday's Birthday Special

Tuesday, February 09, 2010      6 comments

Just letting you know how much I appreciated your good wishes. Thank you, sparkfriends. Have a wonderful day.... Read more

Happy Birthday to Me and Grandma

Monday, February 08, 2010      10 comments

I was born on my dear grandmother's birthday and named after her. My grandparents raised me for the first five years of my inhabiting this planet, and I miss them sooooo much. Today I'll be celebrating in peaceful, happy ways for us both. And... Read more

What I Usually Do, Well, Today I Didn't

Sunday, February 07, 2010      4 comments

I usually allow plenty of time when I'm going out to allow for traffic or whatever. Today I did not as I headed out for the symphony event. I usually know exactly where the venues are located. For example, I knew where this concert was go... Read more

Walking in the Rain

Saturday, February 06, 2010      10 comments

There's nothing like walking in the rain. Maybe because San Diego gets so little, but to me, it feels and sounds magical. The negative ions feed my soul. And walking is the best stress reliever I know. It's my fix for everything. Just got in... Read more

The Up Side to a Stressful Situation

Friday, February 05, 2010      12 comments

Okay, brought my Harry into the vet this morning. She's a great doc who does not try to up-sell and guilt you. He's got a corneal ulcer which is common for this breed of cat. He's got antibiotic eyedrops and I should see improvement soon. In... Read more

When Your Pet is Sick, The World Goes Sideways

Thursday, February 04, 2010      12 comments

Well, my Prince Harry has an eye closed. I've researched what to do and have been treating it tenderly. But will probably have to take him to the vet tomorrow. Honestly, this is not a good time for vet bills. On top of everything else, a pet... Read more

The Rainbow in My Room

Wednesday, February 03, 2010      6 comments

For background info, and sparing readers redundancy, please read yesterday's blog. I just set up the Rainbow in My Room and closed myself in the darkness of the bathroom to test it, then the laundry room. It is soooo pretty and will be a ... Read more

The Moon In My Room

Tuesday, February 02, 2010      10 comments

Over the past two years, I have lost seven loved ones (friends and family members) and have 3 others how are in Stage 4. The sadness and grief tidal waved me and has caused major changes in my personality and life even though I've worked hard t... Read more

What I Do While I'm Sparking

Sunday, January 31, 2010      13 comments

I decided to cut down my time on this site a bit because it was getting to be too much computer time. What I try to do when I'm sparking is keep refilling and drinking water so that the time is put to good use. And I also have a mini cycle und... Read more

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