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Getting Back on the Wagon
Thursday, June 24, 2010      1 comments

Boy, did I fall off the Wagon. I have skinned both knees and have a black eye. But, as long as God gives me breath, it is not tooooo late to get back on track. Have been thinking about what happened - since I was doing good. Was tracking me... Read more
My Daughter's Graduation
Tuesday, June 15, 2010      2 comments

Kathi has finished her nurses training and has graduated from college. Here she is with Jordon, her Navy son. He is a diver stationed in San Diego. Just loves what he does and plans a Navy career. ... Read more
How to Track my Goals??
Sunday, June 06, 2010      1 comments

Yesterday I posted my goals for June. I made a chart to daily check off each goal as I finish it. This is similar to tracking on SpacePeople, except that somehow it feels more personal. When I track on SpacePeople, am I really making progres... Read more
Goals for June
Saturday, June 05, 2010      2 comments

Have just played with setting goals. Mostly have just been trying to be consistent, but that has not worked very well. I know that I do feel so much better when I exercise every day. Tracking my food intake is easy for me - I really do not ea... Read more
Staying on Track
Thursday, June 03, 2010      1 comments

I have not posted here for a while - but have been doing my thing!! Have been eating better. I stop at our local Farmer's Market on Fridays and pick up some fresh veggies - last week it was beets. Had never fixed fresh beets. I found directi... Read more
My Story
Tuesday, May 18, 2010      3 comments

Have been a member for a while and have had the book for a couple of months. Started reading and was really focused for a while. And, then have just let things go. My excuse: I have been too busy. I am old now - 72 last Nov. - working part... Read more
Making Progress!!
Friday, May 14, 2010      1 comments

Oh, my goodness!! I have lost 4 pounds and 7 inches (waist, hips, and thigh.) Did not realize I had lost that many inches - just had to go back to my diary and check again!! And, yes, the figures are correct. And, my stress level is... Read more
Crocheted Dress
Thursday, May 13, 2010      4 comments

Finally finished the little crocheted dress.... Read more
What Does God Want for Me in This Life?
Wednesday, May 12, 2010      0 comments

Have been more tired this week - but have had lots going on. Most every evening this week there is some place to go. Tues evening am in a study called "Walking with God" by John Eldridge and have been impressed with the thought that God promis... Read more
Drinking Water
Monday, May 10, 2010      0 comments

Am having such a hard time drinking water!! Love my coffee in the morning - but just having a time getting that water down. A few years ago, would slice a lemon, quarter each slice, and freeze, Then I would add a piece to my water bottle for... Read more
Does Housework Count as Exercise?
Saturday, May 08, 2010      1 comments

This was a question on one of the poles recently. I don't work hard enough when I clean house to burn off many calories. However, this afternoon, I must have burned off a couple hundred. Well, maybe not that many. Am doing some rearranging ... Read more
A Better Day
Wednesday, May 05, 2010      1 comments

I started to write a blog this morning, but it was so negative. Where did that come from? I had started reading Charles Stanley's book, The Source of My Strength. The chapter was about dealing with Abuse in our lives. And, I found that the m... Read more
Another Beautiful Day in Pendleton
Thursday, April 29, 2010      0 comments

It is overcast, windy and much cooler here this morning. And, this weekend is our Spring Bazaar at Church. Hope it is warmer by tomorrow - no wind or rain would be nice. But, I love the weather - whatever it is. The rain washes the air and m... Read more
A Better Day
Wednesday, April 28, 2010      1 comments

Time to get back on track. Am mostly over the flu - just tire easily, but that too will pass. Have lost a couple pounds in the process, but those will probably just return. Need to measure - that is where I have been losing. ... Read more
Oh, my goodness!!
Saturday, April 24, 2010      2 comments

Oh, my goodness!! Just can't believe. I have lost another inch off my waist and half inch off thigh. I have not weighed for a while, but do not think I have lost any weight. But that is OK - right now my goal is just to work on some good ha... Read more

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