catching up with what's happenin'
Monday, January 27, 2014      2 comments

January is almost finished... 11 months to go before I can sell my house. This too shall pass. Also just counting the days to apply for social security, less than a month with beginning collection in June. Yes! I have much to do this yea... Read more
Wednesday, December 18, 2013      2 comments

OH MY... the pooch should have been named money pit... (He is just a real treat) however... he needed to have 2 baby fang teeth extracted... so playing games with different vets... I did end up saving $150 from one to another... This morni... Read more
BLC 23 ending
Thursday, December 12, 2013      4 comments

With struggling with my computer I've gone back in time to my old laptop, 2008 with windows vista. And I do not have to type, copy and paste on to the challenge message board. Nor do I have to shut down and re-boot after each posting. I've ... Read more
Spark Tracker
Sunday, November 24, 2013      2 comments

Well as a last resort I've uninstalled my tracker. It just didn't work with my browser and computer and BLC23 was more important than the tracker. I'll re-install it after BLC23 is finished. The Spark People website would close / shu... Read more
Wednesday, November 20, 2013      4 comments

OK... been here before... I'll get over it but until then I'll keep trying different things... increasing my food is an option that has worked in the past and I haven't tried that, my thoughts on this action might be to wait another week, wouldn... Read more
warming up twice
Monday, November 11, 2013      4 comments

It's been said that cutting your own wood warms you twice... once while cutting and the next in the stove. Yesterday was the first warm up. I'd had 5 oaks cut down over the last 6-8 months and a neighbor had a splitter and was willing to split i... Read more
Tuesday, November 05, 2013      1 comments

Awake in the middle of the night... smoke in the air... which isn't all that odd for around here. The Rim fire down by Yosemite sent smoke my way and I do know that part of it is still putting out some smoke. But since I used to dispatch fire ar... Read more
Friday, October 25, 2013      5 comments

While out watering the yard there was a creepy visitor crawling across the corner... lucky for me the pooch was inside and the creepy crawler escaped thru the bottom of the fence... about the size of my fist... ewwwww!!! ... Read more
yard work
Wednesday, October 23, 2013      0 comments

Corky's new yard helped me break the 1 pound a week cycle I was on... I was always thankful for the 1 but this week with the work on his yard it helped me lose 2.6 pounds this week. WOW so happy. And he's a happy pooch. Matt one of my DSs ... Read more
yard for new friend
Tuesday, October 22, 2013      2 comments

Well 2 hours of yard work, digging fence post holes, installed the fence, raking, laying sod. The doggy door arrives sometime today. He's going to have a good time, it's just big enough for the little guy. ... Read more
new friend
Monday, October 21, 2013      5 comments

I've been thinking for about a month about getting a dog. I'd made some calls about dogs, yorkies or bostons, on craigslist. And got no return calls at all!! It was disappointing but I also saw adds for a local shelter. Knowing that most of... Read more
blc23 breakfast
Friday, October 18, 2013      2 comments

I've been cooking my breakfast with some control over the last few months... I have it logged into my favorites tracker... 15g of bacon (grease removed), 30g of fresh spinach steamed, 1 large egg, 15g of cheese... cooked then added onto 2 extra ... Read more
Thursday, October 17, 2013      2 comments

wow... yes i'm politically motivated and the last few days and weeks have had me distracted. To be honest... I seriously hate ( I really don't like using that word) my government. Social Security, which most of us have paid into it f... Read more
Sunday, October 13, 2013      3 comments

I walked my second 10K, had 2 friends with one ran and one walked. We all feel very successful with how we spent our Sunday. The SparkTracker recorded 19084 steps, 1080 calories, 166 total minutes and 9.6 miles... I like the way you can lo... Read more
TNT for BLC23
Saturday, October 12, 2013      1 comments

It's so funny... there were 3 groups... with 6 exercises in each group... I didn't read the fine print... so YES I did all of the exercises except 2... BUT I was supposed to pick 2 from each group... LOLOLOLOL... So I did triple of what I w... Read more

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