Finally A Spring Day
Wednesday, April 28, 2010      2 comments

I got up this morning and actually had to open the windows because it was too warm. I then got to go for a walk without having to wear a jacket. It was so nice, and I hope the snows are over until late fall. The thing is you just never kno... Read more
Another Visit To The Doctor
Friday, April 23, 2010      3 comments

I have get out in the slushy snow today to go see the doctor. I know what he going to say, he'll say he can see some bone growth in my broken femur. This what he said 18 months ago. When I went back 6 months ago complaining of increasing pain ... Read more
This Sound Depressing
Sunday, April 18, 2010      5 comments

Death and dying, it happens to all of us. What is important is how we face it and deal with it. I have two of the most inspiring examples of grace in the face of death in front of me. Both women are dying of basically the same thing, it is the r... Read more
Saturday, April 17, 2010      7 comments

I went to the store Wednesday and , of course, one of the major items to get was fruit. Since it now the season of fruit, they had nice looking strawberries. So I'm checking out the prices, two pounds was $5 and four pounds was $5.79. Of course,... Read more
It is fruit season again
Thursday, April 15, 2010      5 comments

At least that is how feel, it is not spring or summer it the season of fruit. Watermelon, cantaloupe, honeydew, strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, nectarines, peaches, etc.... fruit season. I love it. I can't get enough of the... Read more
New Phone
Thursday, March 11, 2010      8 comments

I had to get a new phone, my old one won't hold a charge. That not especially interesting but when I was programming in the numbers I call most often I realized I didn't need the fast food delivery numbers any more. I don't use them and the last... Read more
Reading More
Saturday, March 06, 2010      2 comments

I thought that since I'm the librarian this month for my team Spark Bookworms, I thought I would be reading less; but it is just the opposite. I seem to be reading more. It kind of like exercising you think I be too exhausted after doing it to d... Read more
Another Sparker?
Thursday, March 04, 2010      5 comments

That is the question I was asking myself Tuesday. I was at Walmart standing in line and as you do I was looking at what the man in front of me had in his cart. It looked real familiar, he had many of the same kinds of things in his cart as I had... Read more
I want to run
Saturday, February 27, 2010      4 comments

I have gone from a size 28 jean to a size 24. Yes I'm happy with the progress, but in way it makes me impatient. I want to lose all this weight now! I know slow changes are best, just the way the weight came on, but I just wait to hurry to the f... Read more
Friday, February 26, 2010      11 comments

I'm wearing jeans today, they're a two sizes smaller than the last pair I bought. Yeah! ... Read more
Ok, I Cheated
Thursday, February 18, 2010      3 comments

Yes I cheated yesterday, but I planned it. I had been really really craving chocolate cake. Before I joined Spark I would have made a cake cake with cooked fudge icing. I would have eaten most of it. Since I knew I really wanted chocolate cake ... Read more
Tried Another Spark Recipe
Thursday, February 11, 2010      6 comments

Last night I made another Spark recipe. I had been wanting Chicken Parmesan and I knew my recipe was not very diet friendly. So I put in the words Chicken Parmesan into the Spark Recipe search and found a recipe for Chicken Parmesan that was bak... Read more
Chinese Water Torture
Tuesday, February 02, 2010      4 comments

I'm comparing Spark to the infamous Chinese water torture but not in a bad way. When I first started I just used the food tracker to count calories, which where usually under what was recommended and constantly told me that I needed more calori... Read more
Grocery Shopping
Thursday, January 28, 2010      3 comments

Just started to plan my shopping list for groceries and of course I put down the basics fresh vegetables and fruit. Then my first thought was I have to check my Spark cookbook to see what recipes I want to try first, so that I could get any spec... Read more
Yippee More Frozen Blueberries
Wednesday, January 27, 2010      1 comments

I get commodities, I'm low income, and today was commodities day. You never know what you going to get. Today we got 3 (1lb.) bags blueberries, 4 bags walnut, 2(3lb.) bags of oatmeal and milk. I knew I couldn't use 4 bags of walnuts even freezi... Read more

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