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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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!!!
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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