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Bye, bye

Friday, October 22, 2010      22 comments

for a little while :) I'm leaving tomorrow morning to travel from upstate NY to GA for my son's wedding on Oct. 30th. Such exciting times! His birthday is Oct. 31 (a trick and treat!), and our 30th wedding anniversary is Nov. 30th. So much h... Read more

Double Apple Muffins (80 calories)

Monday, October 04, 2010      15 comments

Here's a favorite of mine! DOUBLE APPLE MUFFINS 1 1/2 cups flour 1/4 cup sugar (I use Splenda) 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 egg 3/4 cup skim milk 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce 3/4 cup shredded apple ... Read more

Nobby Apple Cake

Sunday, October 03, 2010      16 comments

I had a request for recipes that use some of those apples I picked ;) Here's my son's favorite! Nobby Apple Cake 3/4 c. sugar (I use Splenda) 1 c. flour 2 T. shortening 1/4 c. molasses 1/2 t. nutmeg 1/2 t. cinnamon 1/2 t. ... Read more

Johnny Appleseed Day!

Sunday, September 26, 2010      14 comments

Johnny Appleseed (September 26, 1774 March 18, 1845), born John Chapman, was an American pioneer nurseryman who introduced apple trees to large parts of Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois. He became an American legend while still alive, largely becau... Read more

Turning the corner

Saturday, September 25, 2010      15 comments

My valvuloplasty went well on Sept. 16, however the cardiologist wasn't able to open my valve as much as he had hoped...only about 1/2 as much. Still, I've had great relief and hope it lasts. On the way home from the hospital I almost passed o... Read more

Surgery tomorrow...

Wednesday, September 15, 2010      25 comments

Tomorrow I'll be having the valvuloplasty. After all I've been through these past few weeks, I'm so relieved to be getting this done. I should have instantaneous relief! It will be so good to be able to breathe without pain, heart palpatation... Read more


Friday, August 27, 2010      15 comments

This morning I received a call from pain management saying they had set me up with an appt. for Sept. 23. Unacceptable. I am not willing to wait almost 1 month before someone sees me regarding this excruciating pain. At my insistence (I refus... Read more


Monday, August 23, 2010      4 comments

Today is Lou's birthday! Stop by her page and wish her well! She's one of my best Spark friends and deserves a big celebration today! She's been such an inspiration, motivation, and greatest Spark Friend ever! Here's to you, Lou; may we have ma... Read more

Prayers needed

Sunday, August 22, 2010      18 comments

As many of you know, I was in the ER this past week (due to some complications from surgery I'd had early in the week). Let me tell you, I will never, ever go to our local hospital ERs again. I went for what I thought were 2 minor issues. The... Read more

I'm sad...

Friday, August 06, 2010      27 comments

I just learned early today that one of my best friends for over 20 years won't be with us much longer. We met when our sons were taking karate lessons (8 years old). She had a stroke a few years ago, made a remarkable recovery. Heart problems... Read more

Happy Birthday, SHASTA 11 !

Thursday, August 05, 2010      8 comments

Today is the birthday of one of my best Spark friends, SHASTA 11. She's been a wonderful friend ever since I joined SP over a year ago. She is so supportive, encouraging, and a true friend! Please stop by her page and wish her a very happ... Read more

Getting to know me

Friday, July 16, 2010      13 comments

Fun Questionnaire to Get To Know Each Other This was posted by SPARKPLUG53 , and I thought it would be fun to post here also! Let me know if you complete it, and I will go check out your blog! WHERE ARE YOU FROM? upstate NY DO ... Read more

Let's Play Family Feud

Tuesday, July 06, 2010      7 comments

(Borrowed from SPARKPLUG53) Remember, you can't use the same answers as the person who sent it to you.... 1. Name something you use in the shower? body wash 2. Something people hate to find on their windshield? parking ticket... Read more

Silly Fun Quiz!

Thursday, July 01, 2010      8 comments

(copied from MORTICIAADAMS) 1. Do you have any pets? yes, 4 cats 2. Name 3 things that are physically close to you. file cabinet, cat, lamp 3. What's the weather like right now? chilly 4. Do you drive? If so have yo... Read more

Just One (word)

Friday, June 25, 2010      9 comments

Copy and Paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers. Copied from MORTICIAADDAMS who copied from BETHGILLIGAN Where is your cell phone? Purse Spouse? Athletic Y... Read more

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