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  • Sad news....

    12/10/2014 3:28:38 PM, by PROPMAN1

    Just got word my neighbor of over 20 years passed away last night. He was in his early 50's, went to work but did not make it home. Why at this ... Read more

  • Scooter for summer time next year.

    12/10/2014 3:20:02 PM, by VICKIE_A

    I need a few of what I call big ticket items. I am on a disabled budget. I have been on foot for over ten years. I did get a small electric scoo... Read more

  • Wednesday

    12/10/2014 2:07:29 PM, by SASSYLOVEBUG

    Today is not a good day for me my stomach is upset and I did not have a good sleep. The doctor said that this is common for my thyroid problem. I... Read more

  • Blessed Sleep

    12/10/2014 1:06:16 PM, by KLONG8

    I do two things wrong. I share my bed with a 6'1" guy and a 40 pound dog. The dog truly is the biggest issue because she likes to sleep between... Read more

  • Snowy Day Outside

    12/10/2014 11:44:15 AM, by VICKIE_A

    It is a wet snow and clumpy, not pretty like other snow storms can be, but that is ok. I do not have to be out in it much. I am ... Read more

  • Count-down to retirement--WooHoo!

    12/10/2014 10:34:19 AM, by JAZZEJR

    Even though I won't be "officially" retired until December 31, my semester will be done December 16, so I have only 6 more days--less than a week... Read more

  • restful day

    12/10/2014 8:32:59 AM, by ILOVEJIM851991

    I did the 5 mile Leslie Sansone workout. I felt great!... Read more

  • Day 9

    12/10/2014 7:53:38 AM, by NANCYTUNBERG64

    Did good with the logging yesterday. Also, I plan to work on waking up 1/2 hour early and taking the dogs for a proper walk at least 3 days... Read more

  • Snowmen on the wall

    12/10/2014 6:51:07 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yes, it's time to decorate the school, and the kids have chosen to do it with snowmen! They have organized their own coloring contest. I get... Read more

  • And so goes Tuesday

    12/10/2014 12:27:14 AM, by KLONG8

    I meant to blog today and almost didn't get it done. Busy day filled with errands and work. Went to lunch with a friend to a Mexican restaurant... Read more

  • The website cracks me up

    12/9/2014 10:39:54 PM, by MSLZZY

    I arrived at the office at the usual time, at least 1 1/2 hours before (hopefully), the phone starts ringing. I was going to get ahead and wo... Read more

  • Tuesday

    12/9/2014 2:25:35 PM, by SASSYLOVEBUG

    Not feeling up to pare today,at the doctors yesterday it was discovered that I have a thyroid that is not working properly. This co... Read more

  • The South Beach(ed Whale) Guide to Dieting

    12/9/2014 1:26:39 PM, by CLAYMACT

    I have a confession. Though I developed the Health Star concept, I have not been a health star. Not for the last two months, anyway. I hurt my ba... Read more

  • So Disgusted...

    12/9/2014 11:04:14 AM, by CHERYLE51

    So disgusted about my job. I really don't know what to do. I so desperately want to bid out and will see if there is any way I can meet the requi... Read more

  • Mindfulness and Company on the Journey

    12/9/2014 10:58:28 AM, by DOKEYOKEY

    I'm back. I've been away for months...and before that I wasn't really participating. My weight is now higher than it was the first time I starte... Read more

  • 12-09-14

    12/9/2014 8:59:25 AM, by 1STCINDERALLA

    Today has been three months since I've had back surgery to correct a birth defect ( never knew about till I was 61). Yesterday I was released by... Read more

  • Thank God !!!

    12/9/2014 8:26:09 AM, by QUADCMOM

    As Joyce Meyer says : I'm not where I want to be but thank God I'm not where I used to be. I have gained back some of the 75 pounds I ... Read more

  • Waiting for No School

    12/9/2014 5:08:07 AM, by JSTETSER

    There is a major storm in our forecast for the next 4 days... Although it has not arrived here at 5 am, I was hoping for a school cancellation ... Read more

  • Oh, boy!!!

    12/9/2014 12:47:47 AM, by KPETSCHE

    Time marches on . . . I seem to be getting further behind!!!! Aaack I will have one day left of work this week (Tuesday night) and then I H... Read more

  • Hanging on! :)

    12/8/2014 11:14:07 PM, by KNITLEIGH

    I had planned to measure and weigh today, but my Dad went to the ER. So I spent most of the day with him in the hospital with him and my Mom. He... Read more

  • The way of the world

    12/8/2014 10:37:54 PM, by MSLZZY

    Meet one deadline and another magically appears. Now I can focus on ACA policies and make changes in coverage- if the website lets me. How de... Read more

  • Monday

    12/8/2014 7:27:21 PM, by SASSYLOVEBUG

    Only got walking in today because I had a doctors appointment. There is a problem with my thyroid so it may be the cause of my plateau. I seem... Read more

  • staying on track

    12/8/2014 7:03:13 PM, by CAT7163

    I have been doing well with dvds at home. doing about 5 days a week did notice I lost 1 pound. try to find information on working out with dog, m... Read more

  • 1st Aqua Fit Survived!!

    12/8/2014 3:50:22 PM, by TRUCKERSMRS

    I am no water baby and, although I can swim, it is not my favourite pastime! I do however need to get back to doing some exercise and commit... Read more

  • year endings

    12/8/2014 9:22:12 AM, by 1COUNSELOR

    as 2014 comes to a close I look back as is the habit of many and try to see what I have accomplished. 2 major events stick out in my mind. 1... Read more

  • A week complete

    12/8/2014 8:04:33 AM, by NANCYTUNBERG64

    Yeah!!! I completed a week of logging all of my food. There were two days that were not so pretty but I sucked it up and logged anyway!! ... Read more

  • Long term BOY SCOUT

    12/8/2014 5:13:47 AM, by JSTETSER

    My husband John spent many years working for the BSA office in Maine. "I... Read more

  • Back again :-)

    12/8/2014 1:46:59 AM, by HAPPY12009

    I've gotten side tracked when it comes to my health but I always come back to Spark People, my healthy lifestyle home away from home. Now I'm ba... Read more

  • Day 1137

    12/8/2014 12:42:25 AM, by KPETSCHE

    Wow! Time flies - can't believe that it's already December 7th! Things have been nuts around our house and with me. Thanksgiving has come and g... Read more

  • Remember Pearl Harbor

    12/7/2014 11:11:05 PM, by MSLZZY

    Another solemn anniversary to observe today. The years go by and these days never lose their significance. It is our duty to honor those who ... Read more

  • A Very Special Week for a special Son!

    12/7/2014 10:43:56 PM, by BBONET

    Well these last few weeks have had plenty of twists and turns. I have been so busy at work and then at home it has really been fast ... Read more

  • Slow hike to recovery

    12/7/2014 9:08:53 PM, by RLKARMAN

    Appetite sure isn't back yet, however I managed to eat 1/2 c. of Homemade chicken soup. mmmm. Then we went for a small hike to see how I'd do. My... Read more

  • Down Three Pounds

    12/7/2014 7:32:42 PM, by CHERYLE51

    Well, aftter an extremely stressful week, I am down threee pounds. Tuesday DD15 sprained her arm in school. After a trip to med exprress and a l... Read more

  • Shopping and crafts today

    12/7/2014 6:05:55 PM, by NBARNES

    Doing my best to be productive today. Wrote out my menus for the week then did the grocery shopping for most of the week. Despite being as effici... Read more

  • 365promises.com

    12/7/2014 9:22:31 AM, by SUNSETBREEZE05

    Greetings! I am will no be sharing 365promies.com until Dec. 15th. Good luck reaching your goals and may our Lord bless you in a special way to... Read more

  • Making mittens

    12/7/2014 5:50:31 AM, by JSTETSER

    Every day I make 4-6 pair of mittens. I just got 3 yards of gray fleece fabric. When I finish with it, I should be done. So far, I have made 4... Read more

  • Busy Day

    12/6/2014 11:56:27 PM, by KLONG8

    It seemed like I did not rest today - always doing something. Got in my walking workouts, one in the morning (great!) and then a shorter outing ... Read more

  • Making and baking

    12/6/2014 11:53:23 PM, by MSLZZY

    DH and I made his favorite date balls this afternoon and we also baked Peanut Blossom cookies after dinner. We took some of the date balls to... Read more

  • Marathon training

    12/6/2014 11:40:32 PM, by EVE438

    I'm a sixty year old walker/jogger in training for the Flying Pig Marathon in May 2015. Anybody want to buddy up?... Read more

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