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Five Things Great About Being Over Fifty (for me):
7/13/2014 10:13:34 PM,  1 COMMENTS

1. We can opt for a positive attitude. Attitude makes the biggest difference,and not being afraid to reinvent yourself or try new things. ...  Read more

MIASCOTT

Joffery Lakes hike
7/13/2014 11:49:02 AM,  2 COMMENTS

(I hope these pictures are not upside down) Having a weekend off I am trying to make the most of it as the next days off ar...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Fun in the sun
7/12/2014 10:11:48 AM,  29 COMMENTS

At the end of last month we were having a nice hot day, 100 degrees, so in the afternoon we decided to take a swim. Dennis hopped in first. S...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

Kitchen woes
7/11/2014 1:07:02 AM,  2 COMMENTS

So last week I was told my male dishwasher was leaving - he was having problems back at home in the check republic.. I don't believe it I think he j...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Wobbly Wagons
7/10/2014 12:46:52 PM,  2 COMMENTS

You would think wagons would be constructed with more stability considering the ease of falling off of them! I spent about two weeks with no binging...  Read more

LILSPARKGIRL

Nice holiday weekend
7/9/2014 11:46:26 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Crazy humidity and thunderstorms daily here too. I'll be glad when it cools off a bit. Switched to 2nd shift. Starting to sleep better already exce...  Read more

WEKIMER

Two weeks ago
7/8/2014 7:18:04 AM,  33 COMMENTS

Ok, still behind on my blogs, but getting there. About 5:30am, on the 23rd, I was treated to a pretty sunrise. 6am I saw two types of L...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

Life in and around the kitchen
7/7/2014 4:43:05 PM,  2 COMMENTS

It is so hot - but I am not complaining Since I can not get out so much to observe nature - nature is coming to see me. ---- ...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Celebrate
7/3/2014 9:48:25 PM,  28 COMMENTS

Enjoy your 4th of July, and stay safe!! ...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

why did the bear cross the road
7/3/2014 10:05:02 AM,  7 COMMENTS

---- to scare my wife and to give me the opportunity to take some pictures. This is my first bear sighting of the year, and i...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Birth of a baby alpaca
7/2/2014 10:37:54 AM,  11 COMMENTS

Last week when I was in Oregon, I had the most fantastic experience. My friend (who has a serious yarn addiction) and I were driving from Hood River...  Read more

EABL81

So many people
6/30/2014 9:58:07 PM,  7 COMMENTS

The campers are here and so far all is well. ...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Beautiful weekend, gorgeous weather
6/30/2014 11:10:17 AM,  3 COMMENTS

We have had lots of rain in the past week but it was a gorgeous weekend. Thank goodness, the rain held off until I was at work last night. Butch an...  Read more

WEKIMER

Hello everyone
6/29/2014 5:09:16 PM,  27 COMMENTS

Sorry I have been in hiding. Just been busy. I have a few pics for this afternoon, and need to transfer more pictures to my folder for more blogs. Yes...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

First Update on Bruno
6/28/2014 5:43:41 PM,  6 COMMENTS

I am happy to report that Bruno is nearly like his old self again! I know that's the Prednisone, but actually, he started to do a little better befor...  Read more

OLDERDANDRT

Who is this
6/28/2014 12:43:35 AM,  4 COMMENTS

I went to visit my mom this afternoon - brought her a coffee and a muffin. I walked into her room and my first reaction was who is this person -...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Whew! That was a close one!
6/27/2014 9:34:49 AM,  3 COMMENTS

My apartment (HUD housing) is being inspected today. I got the message on my cork board Tuesday that inspections were Thursday and Friday, and spent t...  Read more

BUCKEYEBIRDER58

Reaching out for prayers!
6/26/2014 4:41:14 PM,  18 COMMENTS

It's me again, my friends. Sometimes y'all are the only ones I can go to and I hope you don't mind too much. It's my Bruno doggie. He's 15 ( at lea...  Read more

OLDERDANDRT

Kitchen stresses
6/26/2014 2:37:11 PM,  6 COMMENTS

What is wrong with me - is it me? Yesterday one of our new young program directors,told me that he wants to come into the kitchen at night and dehy...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Food order is placed
6/25/2014 3:26:06 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Concerns and a head ache ! Solved! Camp begins on the weekend for the summer season and the numbers are huge - around 180 mouths to feed three t...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Just a little explanation to my Spark friends!
6/25/2014 2:07:29 PM,  8 COMMENTS

This may not seem to be anything needing an explanation, but to those of you who follow me on their friend feed, I'm sure you noticed 4 entries on thi...  Read more

OLDERDANDRT

Red tape
6/24/2014 10:18:19 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Step two complete - mom has been officially accessed to move into a full care facility and will be moved as soon as there is a spot suitable for her a...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Beating Self Conscience
6/22/2014 8:35:40 PM,  7 COMMENTS

When I started this journey I wouldn't go any where with out putting on a long sleeve shirt that covered me. Even when the weather was hot. Now that I...  Read more

NEWVINE

Stage one complete
6/22/2014 6:57:57 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Weekend is just about overs - I spend most of my time Saturday packing mom unit into boxes and today after church several men came with trucks...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Summer plans so far
6/22/2014 1:58:10 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Butch and I drove out to Ithaca to see a high school classmate Kevin play in a band out there. It was nice. The band was really good, and we had a ni...  Read more

WEKIMER

~ Update with pics ... ~
6/21/2014 10:46:00 PM,  10 COMMENTS

... I posted this on my FB page and wanted to share it with you. As you know, up until last week I have been following the Personal Paleo Code (Chri...  Read more

JAZZID

Mom and not aging so well
6/21/2014 11:37:29 AM,  7 COMMENTS

If you remember I mentioned in a blog posting around the time of my birthday that my mother fell just before we went out for a celebration - ... Time...  Read more

MKMMARTY

A lot of anxiety today and for the next month....
6/19/2014 1:43:21 PM,  1 COMMENTS

My first born is taking a trip to Asia - a young country that has a lot of difficulty where he does not know the language or customs for over a month...  Read more

LILSPARKGIRL

Good Morning
6/18/2014 8:51:34 AM,  34 COMMENTS

It was around 6am. The sunflowers were waiting for warmth of the sun. This Golden Finch was eyeing the sunflowers, and watching me. S...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

Move Your Body
6/18/2014 1:04:21 AM,  11 COMMENTS

I hope you got in some type of exercise today, and remember, keep moving! www.youtube.com/watch?v=KWcY_8ygar4&index=
7&list=FLK3Arm-bD1huDSEv...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

Power on - off - on
6/17/2014 5:04:01 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Power was out but now it is back on. This was no issue for me today althoght some staff people were all in a panic.... So interesting to observe diff...  Read more

MKMMARTY

~ 6/16/14: Day 1 Carb Cycling challenge ~
6/17/2014 1:30:45 AM,  5 COMMENTS

No Carb day: B: Olives ( ... not very hungry) L: Turkey meatloaf / turnip greens w/bacon / pomegranate white tea D: Baked chic...  Read more

JAZZID

How was your day
6/16/2014 11:37:37 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Teachers are on strike and the students suffer... Today i was to feed a group of 120 but only 6 came. One parent bro...  Read more

MKMMARTY

~ Carb cycling 30 day challenge ~
6/15/2014 10:36:10 PM,  6 COMMENTS

... so tomorrow I will officially start my carb cycling challenge. As mentioned in my previous blog, my carb cycling will look like this: ...  Read more

JAZZID

George Burns Rose Bush
6/15/2014 9:51:25 AM,  24 COMMENTS

Good Morning everyone! I finally remembered the name, with a little web searching, of my variegated rose bush. It's George Burns. I now rem...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

Picture--- Apple problem
6/14/2014 12:57:32 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I googled it and still have no answers on how to fix the picture issue. It seems to be an iPad - Apple issue. I hope I can resolve this soon so my p...  Read more

MKMMARTY

Silver
6/14/2014 10:25:41 AM,  3 COMMENTS

coming out storage the result the use I seen on YouTube that if you put tarnished silver in a pot of real hot water with allumin...  Read more

MKMMARTY

A splash of color
6/14/2014 2:06:54 AM,  30 COMMENTS

I only have a few pics for this blog, but a lot more for the next blog. I took these pictures on the 6th. Our Apple Tree is hanging in there. It loo...  Read more

HICKOK-HALEY

Eating half your dinner...Impossible?
6/13/2014 2:38:47 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I love food. I love buying it, cooking it, eating it ahhhhh delicious food. Going out to eat, if I put half the food in a togo box, I can feel it wa...  Read more

LILSPARKGIRL

Picnics and food
6/12/2014 4:45:21 PM,  4 COMMENTS

It is no wonder I gained all that I loss back, all my life involves Food. Having another weekend off we Noni and I and our friend went t...  Read more

MKMMARTY

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