Write Your Own Blogs

Have you posted your own blog? If not, learn blogging basics in the article "Using Your Blog at SparkPeople."

Learn About Blogging
See Popular Blogs

Blogs by Members of ANOKA COUNTY & BEYOND

Return To the Team ANOKA COUNTY & BEYOND

  • picture food log - Day 2

    11/4/2017 9:41:07 PM, by GBTRACKIN

    Here's Day 2 - was down a pound and a half this morning, and find I hesitate before having extra snacks or dessert when I know I have to take a p... Read more

  • picture food log - Day 1

    11/3/2017 8:50:14 PM, by GBTRACKIN

    I decided that as a way to hold myself accountable for what I eat, I would take pictures and post everything I consumed with calories. (I don't h... Read more

  • Who wants in?

    3/9/2016 10:05:35 PM, by NERAUS

    It is time ladies to deal with the issue that many of us face- incontinence. Yup it is time. If you are sitting on your couch in slightly damp ... Read more

  • How to reboot

    2/6/2016 9:49:42 AM, by NERAUS

    I posted last week that I needed to reboot my life. I have spent a week thinking about it and I am stumped. How!!!!! I don't even know what my... Read more

  • Time for a reboot

    1/29/2016 10:46:34 AM, by NERAUS

    As usual I have I postponed doing something important until I don't really have the time to do it well. I procrastinate. A lot, all the time, ... Read more

  • Kaboom!

    3/31/2015 6:33:01 PM, by SLY_REDUX

    Had a good laugh leaving the gym just now. To my left in the parking lot, a man started up his motorcycle. It was a big one - I'd guesstimate it ... Read more

  • Feeling filled up

    3/30/2015 9:51:15 AM, by SLY_REDUX

    A man posted in a NutriBullet support group on Facebook the other day, asking for ideas because his morning smoothies don't "fill him up." I... Read more

  • Free days?

    3/29/2015 7:39:25 PM, by SLY_REDUX

    Been thinking about the concept of free days. They don't work for me. I'm not casting judgment on the value free days have for others, but we're ... Read more

  • My Tipping Point

    3/28/2015 12:46:36 PM, by SLY_REDUX

    Want to know one thing that turned things around for me? Uncommunicative doctors. Let me explain. In the past six years, I've had two friend... Read more

  • Well, hello there, Me! Where have you been hiding?

    3/26/2015 2:33:59 AM, by SLY_REDUX

    Last October, I purchased a Nutri-Bullet on E-Bay. It remained in its box until just this past weekend. Then, on Monday, my BFF (yes, sixty year ... Read more

  • Sylvia, you are an idiot.

    3/11/2015 8:16:25 PM, by SLY_REDUX

    So, here I am, years later, back in the jeans I wore in college, running triathlons, and doing the horizontal mambo every night. NOT. T... Read more

  • Another oldie but goodie moved forward.

    10/5/2014 12:37:18 PM, by NERAUS

    I had completely forgotten about this experience because I ended up giving the elliptical away. But it is a memory to good to be forgotten. ... Read more

  • Well now how did that month go by so fast.

    10/5/2014 12:15:52 PM, by NERAUS

    I have been trying to blog more often but it seems a month and a half has gone by with out some new cyber gem(whining) being put forth. For som... Read more

  • Blog rerun

    8/14/2014 9:24:19 AM, by NERAUS

    I was rereading some of my old blogs and I thought I would copy one and bring it forward. This was back in 2008 when my sense of humor hadn't ta... Read more

  • What do you do different???

    8/14/2014 8:55:51 AM, by NERAUS

    Okay while I am blogging about my journey of self awareness I thought I would talk about something a little more fun. What things did you grow ... Read more

  • I had no pattern

    8/6/2014 7:50:11 PM, by NERAUS

    So as I was laying in bed trying to sleep my mind was drifting over some of the issues I have been thinking about lately. (Just a tip don't do t... Read more

  • I procrastinate do you?

    8/2/2014 10:42:33 PM, by NERAUS

    Hello world I procrastinate. Need proof ? I have been meaning to blog again for quite awhile. But it has in fact been over 8 months since I ha... Read more

  • Independence Day 2014

    7/7/2014 5:41:23 PM, by GOLDDUSTTWIN

    After putting up the American flag the day began. Beautiful weather, lush green grass and the air filled bumble bees and monarch butterflies, ... Read more

  • What a Sunday...the end to a great week-end!

    7/6/2014 7:14:09 PM, by GOLDDUSTTWIN

    We enjoyed ourselves immensely this past weekend. First the 4th of July with our oldest daughter and her family...including our two oldest grandc... Read more

  • I Think I Can...or Modified Gym

    6/13/2014 4:27:54 PM, by GOLDDUSTTWIN

    I think I can I think I can Usually No one plans for when they can't do something. When our kids injure themselves schools allow them to have... Read more

  • GF Poor Man's Crab Casserole

    6/2/2014 1:20:06 PM, by GOLDDUSTTWIN

    Here is a recipe my family has loved for years that I have adapted to GF by simply using GF Bread for the stuffing and real crab meat not sea leg... Read more

  • All Shapes and Sizes

    3/6/2014 1:57:47 PM, by GBTRACKIN

    We hear it all the time. Women come in all shapes and sizes. We can all be beautiful in our own way. Part if this is true, but it's lead to a dan... Read more

  • Success in 2014 - 2nd Four Weeks

    2/24/2014 12:51:57 PM, by 03BFISCHER

    I have completed the second four weeks of my plan to get me healthy. Weighed in, measurements taken, fit test done - how did I do? SW... Read more

  • Success in 2014 - 1st Four Weeks

    1/27/2014 3:49:09 PM, by 03BFISCHER

    I have completed the first four weeks of my plan to get me healthy. Weighed in, measurements taken, fit test done - how did I do? SW o... Read more

  • Onederland

    1/10/2014 10:15:16 PM, by GBTRACKIN

    I woke up this morning and was quickly disappointed. In Minnesota we were coming out of a cold snap, and finally we were getting a nice day. The ... Read more

  • Snow Birds

    1/7/2014 12:50:48 PM, by GOLDDUSTTWIN

    Most of the people in the US have become Snow Birds. NOT the ones that ventur... Read more

  • Will You Take the Pledge With Me?

    1/2/2014 8:58:20 AM, by 03BFISCHER

    My Pledge for 2014: Today, I promise I will not quit. I pledge that no matter, how many ups and downs I pass through, I will continue... Read more

  • Success in 2014

    1/1/2014 10:58:44 PM, by 03BFISCHER

    Hello, I am a wife to a wonderful and supportive husband. I am a mother of two beautiful children, ages 6 and 4. My husband and I both work full-... Read more

  • I Didn't Want to Do It

    12/31/2013 11:39:54 PM, by GBTRACKIN

    So, this morning, I told myself I would brave the Minnesota cold, near -10, and head out to the Y on the 8:20 bus.... I wound up catching the 11:... Read more

  • Winter in Minnesota

    12/11/2013 9:10:48 AM, by GOLDDUSTTWIN


  • Somebody should have to suffer for this besides me!!!

    12/1/2013 3:16:32 PM, by NERAUS

    I hope that the twit or twits who are responsible for the fact that women's clothing is not univerisal in size be sentenced to a life of trying o... Read more

  • steaming apple juice

    11/26/2013 1:26:47 PM, by OTEN36

    Today I decided to process the apples we havested this fall from our back yard. I bought a steamer and have used it to make V-10 but this was m... Read more

  • Christmas Wreath's for the Troops

    11/24/2013 12:03:50 AM, by OTEN36

    We joined forces here at work tonight to make some Christmas wreaths for the t... Read more

  • Nov. Tomatoes?

    11/14/2013 5:27:31 PM, by OTEN36

    This fall I dug up four tomato plants that had self started in the garden. ... Read more

  • Kale in the Snow

    11/13/2013 3:34:44 AM, by OTEN36

    So on Sunday I went out in the snow and picked the last of my kale. How I so hated the thought of not being able to go out to the garden much ... Read more

  • Early weekend

    11/7/2013 12:03:20 PM, by OTEN36

    Looking forward to an early start on the weekend. I'm off Friday thru Monday. Hoping to get lots of water aerobic time in. Hope everyone h... Read more

  • tomato plants in Minnesota's November weather

    11/3/2013 9:27:22 AM, by OTEN36

    Last Sept before the frost bit everything in the garden, I plucked four tomato ... Read more

  • Lunch Date

    11/1/2013 8:11:46 PM, by OTEN36

    Had a great lunch date with my Girlfriend "Bovey63". I wished there was more hours in the week to keep up with friends. Time at work, family dema... Read more

  • 100,000 steps

    10/31/2013 4:57:42 PM, by OTEN36

    Yippee! I passed the 100,000 steps for the month of October! I'm very proud of myself. Dee... Read more

  • The troops

    10/31/2013 11:05:23 AM, by OTEN36

    I'm going to box up some goodies I bought the troops yesterday. Crackers, salsa, dried beef, deviled ham, cheese whiz, Gatorade and some magazi... Read more

Page 1 of 20: