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Wednesday, April 15, 2015      1 comments

I love this time of year when temps are cool and bugs population is down. I took my bicycle out of storage for maintenance work. I am ready to hop on the saddle. I am also doing 10 one minute plank a day.... Read more

Sky talking

Thursday, April 09, 2015      3 comments

Last night we had a storm come through with lots of hail, lighting and thunder. I always looking forward to thunder storm, for it gives me an opportunity to sit still and read, do crafts, surf the internet, look at photo albums or take a needed ... Read more


Wednesday, April 08, 2015      2 comments

So I started on this mission to do 1 minute emoticon for the points Badgers put on the scored board. I did 15 1 ... Read more

Bucky' journey

Tuesday, April 07, 2015      2 comments

April 7th the day after the big game, many people are waking up realizing the reality that their beloved team lost. I stayed up all night and heard the reaction of the Badger fans. I was surprised to hear some of what was said. One fan stated "... Read more

Game goal

Monday, April 06, 2015      2 comments

Tonight the WI Badgers are in the National championship game with Duke Devils. It's been 74 years since they won the National title. I thought I can I honor the hard work these young men have done. So I thought for every point Badgers did, I was... Read more


Saturday, March 21, 2015      2 comments

Some how I am receiving the Seventeen magazine. So I took a look at some of the articles and realized how far I have gone since I was seventeen. I remember my teenage years where I hated the way I look and my spirits low. I had the same sevente... Read more


Monday, March 16, 2015      3 comments

Today as the sun comes up and the choir of birds started singing, I praise God for another day of blessings and trails. Blessing of that I have a wonderful Savior who loves and cares for me and will help me get through this difficult day. My h... Read more

Back on the saddle

Monday, July 29, 2013      1 comments

Four weeks ago I was thrown off my bike and fracture my ribs. It hurt to breath, cough, sneeze and move side to side. Because of respiration difficulties I developed walking pneumonia. After four weeks I am finally feeling better. Today I go... Read more

Circle of Life

Sunday, April 14, 2013      0 comments

The world is round and the place can be the end but also be the beginning. ~Ivy Baker Priest On Friday April 12, I welcomed my friend's son new baby into the world. Ten fingers, ten toes, pe... Read more


Thursday, April 04, 2013      2 comments

Today the temps were in the 50s and I decided to hop on my bike. I decided to do a 21 mile bike ride. It has been awhile since I had done a long ride and I was not sure if I was going to finish. The ride started out strong and continued until... Read more

Mud Bonding

Friday, March 22, 2013      1 comments

Today the temps were in the 30s and sunny. I decided to go for a bike ride and rode 13 miles. It felt good to ride outside instead of indoors. When I got home I was covered with mud, but I rather be covered with mud instead of fat. Read more

Old Man Winter came for a visit

Wednesday, January 30, 2013      3 comments

Yesterday was 57 and raining and today 7 inches of snow fell with temps falling below zero. Welcome Old Man Winter!! Will be enjoying your cold wet snow by snowshoeing and xc skiing. Read more

Cold Temps

Tuesday, January 22, 2013      1 comments

Today was very cold with temps reaching 9 degrees. I find exercising in cold weather not enjoyable. This is the time where I go to the gym and work-out. I ran on the treadmill for 30 minutes at 5-7mph. I still had some energy to get ri... Read more


Sunday, January 20, 2013      0 comments

Spent the day today with girlfriends. We worship, ate lunch and supper together and went to spend our hard earn money on ourselves. Someone said once Good nature begets smiles, smiles begets friends, and friends are better than a fortune... Read more

Happy trails

Wednesday, January 16, 2013      3 comments

After many months of not running, I went for a run today. I ran 6 miles in 1 hr. I ran with a friend and that help a lot due my friend is a good runner and she kept pushing me. I planned on resting tomorrow and will run on Friday. Can ... Read more

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