My friend with cancer died this weekend.
She fought a brave battle and a long fight with her husband by her side.
Thank you everyone who gave me the well-wishes and kept her and her family in your prayers- you can't begin to imagine how mu... Read more
There are times that it's hard to know what to share or what to say. This is one of those times. I have two friends that are battling cancer. Her battle is with the disease itself- because it's not her first battle- she has fought it before, ... Read more
Thanks to Purpleally I've decided to keep this chain blog going...
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 c... Read more
I've found my inner Spark. I hit that A-HA moment when it all became crystal clear... where the motivation and drive that I seemed to be seeking was found within myself.
I've found a way to keep myself on a workout schedule, to train not only... Read more
I've not said too much about a friend of mine who's son is struggling with Ewing's Sarcoma, but I feel the need to share this in case someone can make it.
JJ has been through two surgeries and radiation and chemo treatments. He has lost pa... Read more
It's March first and it's already off to a crazy start. Work continues to keep me busy and with class winding down at college I've already starting writing their final exam- look at me planning ahead. I'm not about to shove my fitness time asi... Read more
Ok, so it's a title that's more reflective of soccer than a scale but dangit- I feel like I should be able to scream it at the top of my lungs with that much emotion!
I weighed in a couple days ago at 135, but was afraid to post it, thinking i... Read more
Hello again 130's, it's been awhile and I've missed you. I weighed in last week and I was still in the 140's, this morning the scale said 138.8 and it's nice to be back. Still 3.8 pounds to go until I hit the top of my maintenance range again... Read more
Weighed in today at 140.4, while that is still in the 140's I'm ready to say goodbye to them. I had hit my goal and was maintaining with SparkPeople when I ended up having health issues in July. In the months that followed I watched the weight... Read more
Not much of a blog-writing mood, but maybe this will help my mood a bit. DH lost one of his grandma's this week- that puts us down to one grandparent left- makes me feel old.
Friend of mine's son had a major surgery yesterday - he seems to be... Read more
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I made a post a bit ago about little Noah, the child that wasn't expected to live to see Christmas. I just got an update on his story t... Read more
I've been staying busy cleaning up the yard and walking. Ended up going to the IL's cemetary this weekend and digging all the area around it up so make it easier to plant again in the Spring. Finished raking the leaves at my MIL's and sweeping... Read more
There are things in life that make you stop and think... and then there are things in life that are simply beyond words... this is one of those things. A co-worker came into my office today with a collection of Christmas cards and asked me to p... Read more