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  • a beautiful warm and sunny day

    7/6/2017 11:35:34 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter says hi! i am keeping well hydrated and cool with this very warm weather here today and so is my daughter. she had a great soccer gam... Read more

  • Hello Out There

    7/5/2017 8:40:57 PM, by MICKEYMAX

    Hi Spark-pals, I hope all is well in your worlds. I have been absent from SP for some time, but I also realized I missed this great communit... Read more

  • Midweek silliness

    7/5/2017 10:27:00 AM, by LADYIRISH317

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    7/5/2017 8:16:48 AM, by SMIDGON

    On Monday Christine and family members went to Lake Michigan for Salmon fishing. They came home with 15 salmon. 14 approx 7lbs. However... Read more

  • Holiday Tuesday

    7/4/2017 12:22:22 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    My new great-niece is proving to be a scrappy little fighter, like all the women in her family. I told her mom it won't be long before she's boun... Read more

  • a new day

    7/4/2017 11:02:38 AM, by MOMMY445

    a new month is well underway. a great time to make a fresh start and to change up my exercise routines. on saturday, my daughter and i had some r... Read more


    7/4/2017 8:01:57 AM, by SMIDGON

    I failed to tell you all. The picture is of our beloved deceased son, John. And I. It was taken mid summer of 2016. A matter of months be... Read more

  • Upcoming Vacation Plans

    7/3/2017 7:43:32 PM, by SQUIRRELMOMMA1

    This has been a busy weekend! Work is finally progressing at the house - we may get to move in there by the end of July if all goes well. Trim ... Read more


    7/2/2017 9:22:33 PM, by SMIDGON

    Happy 4th of July! 👌... Read more

  • Request

    7/2/2017 8:31:25 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    Prayers, good thoughts or whatever you believe in are requested. My niece just had her baby very early. The baby is doing better than expected at... Read more

  • This, that and a few other things

    7/1/2017 2:41:15 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I have to brag. My amazing great-niece Angie just received an award from her local police department for being an honor student and standout socc... Read more

  • It's Official, I'm Having Surgery.

    6/30/2017 8:57:51 PM, by ARGYLEMYSTERY

    I finally met with the surgeon (briefly - he popped in) and his nurse practitioner and discussed my newest MRI results. Life likes to keep things... Read more

  • Lost Oomph, Reward Offered

    6/30/2017 1:52:02 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Lately, it seems I've lost my overall oomph. I know that it's the habits and environment that I've lost, not the motivation, but it sure feels li... Read more

  • 180 lbs vs. 140 lbs

    6/29/2017 10:37:46 AM, by MOMTOMONKEYS2

    I'm struggling a little bit lately with finding my "magic" combination for losing my last 5-7 lbs. Last summer I was doing some walking every da... Read more

  • My Inspiration Post

    6/28/2017 4:57:45 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I figured, after 9 months on this journey, I should post up a blog of things that keep me going, excite me, and inspire me to go further. Basical... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    6/28/2017 2:53:44 PM, by MOMMY445

    i just made it on time for my in person interview earlier this afternoon. i checked in and asked to see a specific person. i was then asked for p... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    6/28/2017 2:53:43 PM, by MOMMY445

    i just made it on time for my in person interview earlier this afternoon. i checked in and asked to see a specific person. i was then asked for p... Read more

  • Wednesday Wackiness

    6/28/2017 9:29:39 AM, by LADYIRISH317

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  • Another Short Entry and an Important Conversation

    6/27/2017 4:15:09 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Last week was a rough week me for me, for whatever reason. I really think it would have helped to have seen my trainer. That said, seems that I'm... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    6/27/2017 11:37:47 AM, by MOMMY445

    i have an in-person job interview tomorrow, through an employment agency i am registered with. i am researching the company this morning and i wi... Read more

  • And then that happened

    6/27/2017 10:47:45 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    The kitchen apparently didn't learn anything from the taco salad debacle Sunday night. Yesterday they promised us corned beef for lunch but gave ... Read more

  • The aftermath of the (near) riot

    6/26/2017 12:56:54 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    We had a near-riot at dinner last night. They served us what they called "taco salad." It turned out to be a VERY small scoop of cold, greasy ham... Read more

  • it's sunday

    6/25/2017 2:11:08 PM, by MOMMY445

    a new day has started. here is to it being a wonderful day! my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone!... Read more

  • At least it's cooled off

    6/25/2017 1:11:48 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    And of course, roomie is complaining that she's cold. The CNA got her a blanket, which solved the problem at least for the minute. Sacha is ... Read more

  • snacking

    6/25/2017 8:40:34 AM, by TXCURIOUS

    So, snacking in the evening is my biggest problem right now. I am doing well most of the day, but in the evening as soon as I sit down to put my ... Read more

  • Maybe I'm just getting old

    6/24/2017 10:34:38 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    The CNA who worked the overnight shift complains constantly. Her ex, her kids, her job, the traffic, you name it. Most of the time I just nod sym... Read more

  • dancing

    6/23/2017 6:32:32 PM, by TXCURIOUS

    hoopla smokes people, I danced today! I have not danced or been able to dance in God knows how many years... ages really! But today I danced!... Read more

  • Breathe...breathe...

    6/23/2017 5:41:36 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Yesterday I blew a gasket but good. I've been begging for four months to get the previous style of bed back, and to get a wheelchair that fits (t... Read more

  • Short

    6/23/2017 2:38:03 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Well, I found out why I don't go to be early. I've "taught" those around me that I'm available for messaging at night. I went to bed at 9, but di... Read more

  • Working Through a Problem

    6/22/2017 4:17:33 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Every day now feels like it ends in failure. I keep having great intentions on Monday and by Wednesday, I'm messed up. My general goal is to hit ... Read more

  • a mixed weather day

    6/22/2017 1:47:15 PM, by MOMMY445

    it started off sunny and somewhat cool here today. a while ago, it rained quite a bit. now it is mostly cloudy. i have still not heard anything r... Read more

  • I'd say happy summer...

    6/22/2017 12:35:49 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    ...but it's been summer here for weeks. I think we went straight from winter to summer and skipped spring. One of the occupational therapist... Read more

  • a beautiful sunny day

    6/21/2017 10:56:22 AM, by MOMMY445

    the first day of summer is here! hurray! i am feeling pretty good these days. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terr... Read more

  • all you need is love

    6/21/2017 7:35:03 AM, by TXCURIOUS

    It is sad really how much each of us relays on others to make us feel better for ourselves. I am no exception... sadly. So when I started to f... Read more

  • Humor time

    6/21/2017 12:13:53 AM, by LADYIRISH317

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  • it's tuesday

    6/20/2017 9:32:32 AM, by MOMMY445

    it is a much cooler day here today, with a chance of rain throughout. i will know in a few days whether or not i got that job. in the meantime, i... Read more

  • Running and Dancing

    6/19/2017 2:51:28 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    Very interesting weekend. I learned to swing dance, had some great burgers, ran my first 5k, and had a very enjoyable weekend with a very enjoyab... Read more

  • Melting...

    6/19/2017 12:08:56 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Holy Hannah, it's hot here! We went straight from winter to summer with no stop for spring in between. But of course, it's time to do the ho... Read more

  • it's monday

    6/19/2017 10:57:16 AM, by MOMMY445

    i have a phone interview for a 2 month contract position as an office administrator. i know i will do well. i have done some research online on t... Read more


    6/19/2017 7:53:51 AM, by SMIDGON

    It's been awhile. The family has been through so much. After Johns passing. Hubby and I still haven't come to terms with it. Some bittersw... Read more

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