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    9/19/2017 6:34:33 AM, by SMIDGON

    I wanted to share with you a keepsake given to us from Lexies vet. This is a clay ornament of her 'handprints' just before she went to the "Rai... Read more

  • Tracking on the Treadmill

    9/18/2017 6:51:55 PM, by TIZSLIM

    I wrote recently about my intention to get back on the Treadmill and to do 3 10 minute sessions per day. Truth be told, I found it irritating. ... Read more


    9/18/2017 4:04:07 PM, by SMIDGON

    Here are two more favorite spots. I like the effects of the shadows and being taken through a screen door. Read more

  • Moving forward at my own pace

    9/18/2017 2:15:23 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    After weeks and weeks of Physical Therapy for my shoulder issues, on Friday I go back to see my Doctor. I am thankful for the improvement in... Read more

  • Countdown - 25 weeks until

    9/17/2017 6:56:28 PM, by TIZSLIM

    THE Wedding of The Century And I'm relieved to tell you that THE Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind [... Read more

  • Warning to animal lovers

    9/17/2017 10:45:18 AM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    Here's an article demonstrating the dangers of online ... Read more


    9/15/2017 7:16:30 PM, by SMIDGON

    Our eldest grand daughter aND her husband came down from where they live about 45min away. Nikki and Jay met us at Bob Evans here in town. ... Read more

  • 7 a.m

    9/15/2017 6:41:05 PM, by TIZSLIM

    That was me. Still awake. At 7 bloodystupid o'clock yesterday morning. Despite The Routine. Despite the chamomile tea, the pain killers, the ... Read more

  • So close

    9/15/2017 8:38:32 AM, by WINACHST

    I started the Engine 2 7-day challenge 2 days ago and made it through the first day. The second day, was not as successful. I ended up eating s'm... Read more

  • "I'd rather not take a chance"

    9/14/2017 9:18:41 AM, by WINACHST

    Well, yesterday I made it through the day without eating any junk food. The best thing is that I realized it was not as hard as i thought it woul... Read more

  • Multi task juice

    9/13/2017 6:14:49 PM, by TIZSLIM

    By which, I do not mean a juice that will enable me to multi task. I am only too capable of that. In fact I'm inclined to multi task too often ... Read more

  • Favorite spot

    9/13/2017 9:15:22 AM, by SMIDGON

    Think I can do it now? Well see! This is fro... Read more


    9/13/2017 8:59:52 AM, by SMIDGON

    Here I go again?! My favorite spot in my backyard ... Read more


    9/13/2017 6:58:22 AM, by SMIDGON

    This is my favorite spot! All in my backyard Help! I can't get the stupid picture to click. How come sometimes it will and other ti... Read more

  • If at first you don't succeed

    9/12/2017 6:03:23 PM, by TIZSLIM

    Scream? Holler? Sulk? Cry? Hang on message coming in............... "This is Tizslim age six calling. Mummy's just written in my... Read more

  • Fighting the battle

    9/12/2017 9:52:31 AM, by WINACHST

    I am hovering just a few pounds above my 1st goal weight. My body seems to be fighting to hang on to these pounds. I know that if I stop eating j... Read more

  • Focus for the week

    9/11/2017 6:57:28 PM, by TIZSLIM

    1) Finding methods to deal with insomnia. 2) Finding ways to ease the pain of Arthur. Consequently I've been doing lots of research today!... Read more

  • Getting things done - wishing more was done

    9/11/2017 7:36:58 AM, by HEALTHYLU1

    I am terribly inconsistent on getting things done. I need to figure out what my plan is to be more consistent. That said, I did well yesterd... Read more


    9/11/2017 6:34:40 AM, by SMIDGON

    Let's not forget today. Today is 9-11 I have not heard any reference to it this year. Lets not forget!... Read more


    9/11/2017 6:34:31 AM, by SMIDGON

    Let's not forget today. Today is 9-11 I have not heard any reference to it this year. Lets not forget!... Read more

  • Oh come on 'merica

    9/10/2017 6:13:17 PM, by TIZSLIM

    Like I wouldn't comment on the US open final! So let's be honest. Nadal is one of my all time favourite players. On the face of it, it should ... Read more

  • Countdown - 26 weeks until

    9/9/2017 5:54:12 PM, by TIZSLIM

    THE Wedding of The Century Eek! Only six months to go. THE Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind [to b... Read more

  • Stop it! Stop it!

    9/9/2017 11:16:38 AM, by WINACHST

    I have been struggling for a couple years now to get with the program, any program. I just cannot seem to get it together, but it is all about wh... Read more

  • Saved by the Web(Spider) and Other Stories from the 'Hood

    9/9/2017 9:06:00 AM, by TRESSWANN

    Last week, when Tom was in the hospital, J and L drove me home. I have two steps up into my home, covered by a metal canopy awning. When we bo... Read more

  • Report from the Commander in Chief

    9/8/2017 6:55:48 PM, by TIZSLIM

    Observations: Yellow sticker shopping is a good way to reduce the food bill and is mostly healthy. However, the reduced price deli salads ca... Read more

  • Update on fires

    9/8/2017 2:00:35 PM, by CAT-IN-CJ

    Here in Southwestern Oregon, we are still surrounded by fires. (12 miles is the closest, but that could change quickly; we've been on Evacuation ... Read more

  • Decisions, decisions, decisions

    9/7/2017 6:39:41 PM, by TIZSLIM

    Quite a long time back, I wrote about a decision I was struggling with. At the time, I decided not to decide [yet] which imo is a valid decision... Read more

  • Getting Ready . . .

    9/7/2017 3:46:11 PM, by JOE_ANNE2

    I will soon be doing my weight loss journey, and using Youtube as my accountability. I will also be starting a business of cosmetics by being a p... Read more

  • How does your garden grow?

    9/6/2017 6:50:42 PM, by TIZSLIM

    In recent weeks/months, I've blogged about 'free food' and 'yellow sticker shopping'. I was asked by one Spark friend if I could grow some food i... Read more

  • Back to Work

    9/5/2017 6:15:33 PM, by HEALTHYLU1

    Today was back to work. I still feel terribly sad about my long-time colleague and friend's sudden retirement, but I managed to get a little done... Read more

  • Back to Basics

    9/5/2017 5:53:02 PM, by TIZSLIM

    Again! As previously acknowledged, I've regained almost all the weight I'd lost. Including a 5lb gain in one week recently. Up with this I... Read more

  • A bad night and a full day

    9/4/2017 6:51:05 PM, by HEALTHYLU1

    Last night I had trouble sleeping. It could have been the tea I had at 2 or it more likely was because of my friend who is retiring. Today ... Read more

  • From one tennis fan...........

    9/4/2017 6:24:50 PM, by TIZSLIM

    ................. to any others. Back in 2012 when Andy Murray won the US open, I couldn't watch it - I had to follow it on a live blog [tha... Read more

  • Here I go again

    9/4/2017 11:47:14 AM, by LISAMIDALA

    I have a hard time being consistent so I start over often. I've stopped beating myself up for it. I used to feel guilty but now I just accept t... Read more

  • outta breath after walking across the street and back

    9/3/2017 7:07:26 PM, by BOOKLOVER17

    I signed up for spark people so i could track my food and exercising. But recently I really have yet to make a commitment and I'm not sure why.... Read more

  • Shopping by Stickers

    9/3/2017 6:54:41 PM, by TIZSLIM

    I mentioned this recently. It's quite interesting the different approaches people have. Some won't buy yellow sticker food no matter what. Othe... Read more

  • Ups and Downs

    9/3/2017 11:18:55 AM, by HEALTHYLU1

    Well, I had a binge last night, didn't track all day and ended with a scale loss today. It could be that walking through the farmer's market 3 ti... Read more

  • Countdown - 27 weeks until

    9/2/2017 6:54:28 PM, by TIZSLIM

    The Wedding of The Century And, THE Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind [to be], is not feeling it. ... Read more

  • Funeral for a Friend

    9/1/2017 6:26:36 PM, by TIZSLIM

    My worker friend arrived on Tuesday for a brief two day visit. It wasn't a 'working visit'. Nor a 'social visit' as such. The reason for his vi... Read more

  • So far, so good!

    9/1/2017 7:42:51 AM, by HEALTHYLU1

    Good start today. Last night I went to bed at a reasonable time and this morning I am feeling good. Yesterday I tracked all day! Today's ch... Read more

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