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  • Fri Sat

    2/6/2016 7:33:47 AM, by RO2BENT

    Got the kids to grandmas houses and got to the bus to the Cavs game yesterday (surprise loss!). Up early this morning to get kids early, will spe... Read more

  • Hmmm

    2/5/2016 3:39:19 PM, by COOP9002

    got an interesting email this morning. it seems that i am in the final group of candidates at a church in Texas. our family covets your prayers a... Read more

  • 2.5.16

    2/5/2016 7:39:24 AM, by CARILOUIE

    I'm kinda proud of myself this morning. I've had it on my to-do list for at least two weeks to paint my nails (side note: when I was teaching, my... Read more

  • Thursday Friday

    2/5/2016 6:24:40 AM, by RO2BENT

    Still kind of recovering from extra hard workout and lack of sleep I feel ready to run today.... Read more

  • Patient Zero

    2/4/2016 11:51:34 PM, by RUNNING2MYSELF

    Doc said bronchitis. I say it might have whipped cream and a flu on top. I didn't get antibiotics this time, because he's pretty sure it's vira... Read more

  • The Aftermath

    2/4/2016 10:59:01 PM, by BMCC488

    As some of you might have seen in my status updates, yesterday's dentist appointment did not go as planned. The dentist replaced the temporary fi... Read more

  • Goals Update

    2/4/2016 1:24:25 PM, by RANDI_JEAN

    Since it's been a month since New Year's, I thought I'd update my goals. My half marathon training plan starts Feb. 22. Hopefully I will mis... Read more

  • Oh well

    2/4/2016 11:47:06 AM, by COOP9002

    not much i can say, but yesterday was a crazy day. we have some challenges on the home front and i have 50 year old deacon acting like a 4 year o... Read more

  • Wednesday Thursday

    2/4/2016 6:52:50 AM, by RO2BENT

    Got the last of the fat clothes to Goodwill yesterday along with getting some pavers from grandmas now and getting a good nights rest after tonig... Read more

  • Got up and did it and I feel good about it

    2/4/2016 6:43:53 AM, by MAMACHAE74

    I talked myself into going to the gym and glad I did it. I feel so good about staying on my workout schedule. After doing research I am consider... Read more

  • Feeling a Bit Nervous for the Dentist

    2/3/2016 3:00:44 PM, by BMCC488

    Yesterday I woke up feeling blah, not miserable but not good either. I typed and posted a blog to WP and felt a little better once I had that tak... Read more

  • Prayer Request

    2/3/2016 11:43:25 AM, by COOP9002

    i received a message from a friend last night that his dad was in the hospital. he has been dealing with cancer for the past several months. ... Read more

  • 2.3.16

    2/3/2016 7:58:48 AM, by CARILOUIE

    I love making lists. I love making lists so much, in fact, that the actual tasks *on* the list are secondary to the actual list. For example - I ... Read more

  • Went to the gym by myself...

    2/3/2016 7:53:24 AM, by MAMACHAE74

    I made it to the gym last night and went by myself. I felt so proud of myself because I hate going to the gym bh myself. I'm feeling pretty good ... Read more

  • Life is.....

    2/3/2016 7:28:58 AM, by RUNNER4LIFE08

    Life is.... Enjoying the little things like a snow storm! Read more

  • Tue Wed

    2/3/2016 6:55:15 AM, by RO2BENT

    Pretty good day with short sleep, had to slow down a bit at cardio kickboxing. Was excited to not set alarm, but had trouble sleeping again. We'l... Read more

  • New Shoes

    2/2/2016 3:30:08 PM, by CONFUSEDBIRD

    The new plumbers finally came, they were way more pricey. The issue is fixed, I can do my cloth diapers again! I started PT last week for a... Read more

  • Hmmmm

    2/2/2016 11:21:17 AM, by COOP9002

    i am truly thankful for all of your prayers as our family seeks the Father's direction. we may have an answer, but it is not the one we were expe... Read more

  • F.B.L. Item for February and New Monthly Goals

    2/2/2016 9:14:05 AM, by RUNNER4LIFE08

    F.B.L. = Fitness Bucket List Good Morning Sparkers! Another new month which means... I get to come up with new goals and a new fitness ... Read more

  • Weekend Hiking Excursion

    2/2/2016 8:09:48 AM, by RUNNER4LIFE08

    I post some of our hiking excursions here on Spark (especially if we get pictures) just to show people of all the neat places you can find if you... Read more

  • Monday Tuesday

    2/2/2016 6:26:34 AM, by RO2BENT

    Monday turned out better than I thought with not getting as much sleep as I'd like but it was a busy day at work and I had a little coffee and th... Read more

  • Positive Start to the Week

    2/2/2016 12:07:31 AM, by BMCC488

    My appointment with the psychiatrist went well. I discussed how I was feeling more depression and anxiety since my last visit with her and she up... Read more


    2/1/2016 9:07:58 PM, by HSAGE1212

    I am stumped and gave in to my emotion. I am going to have a bad night! I could feel it and didn't know how to crawl out of it. Got off work at 5... Read more

  • Prayer Request

    2/1/2016 2:37:57 PM, by COOP9002

    our family is at a crossroads. we are prayerfully considering buying a house. we've already been here 4 years, and finally have ourselves in a pl... Read more

  • 2.1.16

    2/1/2016 6:49:56 AM, by CARILOUIE

    Happy February! I feel like I write this every month, but I really do love turning the calendar page. I love the symbolism and the fresh sta... Read more

  • Sunday Monday

    2/1/2016 6:24:14 AM, by RO2BENT

    In typical Sunday fashion I was making my salads for the week in the afternoon and I actually felt energized which means I think I'm pretty much ... Read more

  • I'm sick, I'm sick, I'm sick!

    2/1/2016 12:06:40 AM, by RUNNING2MYSELF

    My daughter was sick last week with a nasty chest cold that she so graciously shared with me. I started to feel some throat tickles late last we... Read more

  • Taking Some Time to Rest

    1/31/2016 4:00:25 PM, by BMCC488

    Yesterday I woke up feeling better, not much of a scratchy throat anymore. Sore and irritated but not as scratchy. I felt great mentally and pret... Read more

  • Sunday

    1/31/2016 2:46:14 PM, by COOP9002

    No news on Marlin today. we were blessed with an amazing day in church as two young ladies gave their lives to our Savior. Excited to see what th... Read more

  • Sunday

    1/31/2016 2:46:13 PM, by COOP9002

    No news on Marlin today. we were blessed with an amazing day in church as two young ladies gave their lives to our Savior. Excited to see what th... Read more

  • Sat Sunday

    1/31/2016 8:20:47 AM, by RO2BENT

    Easy morning and early afternoon yesterday with a little running around, then for my birthday Lewis Black in the evening (too political). Typical... Read more

  • Loving this day

    1/31/2016 7:25:38 AM, by MAMACHAE74

    Loved the day today. Spent lunch with my hubby which made work go quickly. I hope everyone had a great day too.... Read more

  • Update

    1/30/2016 3:07:40 PM, by COOP9002

    Marlin was able to get the tube taken out last night. he is sitting up and eating. amazing progress from a couple of days ago. Thanks again ... Read more

  • Fri Sat

    1/30/2016 11:40:24 AM, by RO2BENT

    Easy Friday at Red Robin, Costco, Toys R Us. Today, skating lessons, grandmas, and Lewis Black show.... Read more

  • How my Personal Decision to get fit, made me change employers

    1/30/2016 10:57:12 AM, by RENZRYD

    For those who may have followed my story, I used weigh nearly 280 pounds! Over the span of 7 years my weight loss journey has been a true roller ... Read more

  • 8 today!

    1/30/2016 6:43:14 AM, by MAMACHAE74

    I got out and got 8 miles completed after work. I am so glad I talked myself into going be a use I feel so good about it being behind me. Hope e... Read more

  • weight loss happens in the kitchen!

    1/30/2016 6:14:11 AM, by BERGBA7

    That is not the first time I am writing this in a blog, but it struck me again: Weight loss happens in the kitchen and now where else! ... Read more

  • A Bit Crazy

    1/29/2016 9:03:08 PM, by BMCC488

    Yes, I'm the crazy person who said my niece could still come over. Apparently she was feeling normal by the time my sister came home from work ye... Read more

  • Update on Marlin

    1/29/2016 3:44:39 PM, by COOP9002

    Thanks for your prayers for Marlin. I don't have any other news other than he is still in the hospital and they are trying to get the fluid off o... Read more


    1/29/2016 3:03:35 PM, by HSAGE1212

    Drink a glass of water, put some music on and simply start dancing until you get motivated. That is what I did today. I drank water, then put mu... Read more

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