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Sunday, January 15, 2012      15 comments

This is how the salad with the quinori turned out. (I didn't remember the avocado till after I took the photo.) It was pretty and tasty. Or shall I say IS pretty and... Read more
The Same Old Pound
Saturday, January 14, 2012      18 comments

Thanks for all the comments on yesterday's blog. I cooked up the quinori and made a simple salad with about a cup of it. It's quite tasty, although I may have overcooked it a little. The sesame seeds keep it on the crunchy side, though. I think ... Read more
Please Pass the Quinori?
Friday, January 13, 2012      17 comments

Trying something new: : I found some great salad recipes, including this one, on "Oh She Glows" - a vegan food and fitness blog: ohsheglows.com/2011/01/2
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A Thought
Friday, December 30, 2011      19 comments

A friend posted this on Facebook today. A good thought as the end of the year approaches. What are you reading today? "For I know the plans I have for you, declares the ... Read more
Saturday, December 24, 2011      11 comments

I've tried to visit lots of Spark buddies' pages to leave goodies and greetings but I may not make it around to everyone before the holiday. So, let me wish a very Merry Christmas to all those who celebrate! And much joy to all those who are ant... Read more
Panda for Lunch!
Sunday, December 11, 2011      13 comments

While I'm looking for ways to save time packing my lunches, some Japanese mothers are spending up to two hours preparing "bento boxes" for their children: www.bbc.co.uk/news/magaz
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Swan Lake
Friday, December 02, 2011      4 comments

I went looking for photos and found this 2 1/2 minute video clip on the Stuttgart Ballet website instead: www.stuttgart-ballet.com
/home/ Just a few of my thoughts and impressions: I was really inspired by the athl... Read more
Friday, December 02, 2011      4 comments

The Winter Challenge starts tomorrow, hurrah! Daily blogging has been starting to get old, although I SO appreciate all those who've been supporting me on this personal "In Between the Challenges" challenge. I'll continue to blog, of course, but... Read more
My former career
Tuesday, November 29, 2011      11 comments

I've been doing some mystery shopping gigs lately. While it's been fun visiting some new stores and restaurants, I'm finding that it's just not paying off. Besides the time it takes to actually make the visits, It takes me ages to write the repo... Read more
It's that time again!
Monday, November 28, 2011      10 comments

For those of you who celebrate the holiday --- What's your favorite Christmas CD? It's a personal tradition of mine to add to my collection each year. Have you started playing Christmas music yet? ... Read more
Short and sweet
Sunday, November 27, 2011      9 comments

Or should I say short and SWEETS! I celebrated Thanksgiving today at a church pastored by an American friend and his German wife. I took the day off from tracking. It wasn't a free-for-all though. I watched my portions and got in good doses of ... Read more
The little things...
Saturday, November 26, 2011      3 comments

...sure add up! Today was our year-end wrap-up meeting at church today with the various ministry team leaders. Snacktime! I had my first piece of "stollen" of the season as well as my first, second, third and fourth "lebkuchen" cookie: 326 calor... Read more
Hi, Gym!
Friday, November 25, 2011      3 comments

Hi, Gym - haven't seen you in AGES! emoticon It felt good to get back on the cross-trainer but I got pretty tired ... Read more
Thursday, November 24, 2011      4 comments

Since I've been in Germany, I've seldom celebrated Thanksgiving on the actual holiday. This is another of those years when I'll be celebrating a day or two later. That makes it even easier to remember that thanksgiving is an "attitude of ... Read more
You snack, you track!
Wednesday, November 23, 2011      7 comments

Day 4 of In Between the Challenges Challenge! Thanks for all the encouragement on my last few blogs! I'm so grateful to have the support of my Spark friends. Among many things to be thankful for EVERY day and not just on the last Thursday ... Read more

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