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

  • 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

  • Day 9 of the Skinny Jean Challenge

    10/28/2013 4:39:44 PM, by OTEN36

    9 days into it and I'm happy to report I've managed to get every exercise done ... Read more

  • GrandKids

    10/24/2013 3:08:56 PM, by OTEN36

    Proud to announce the new Babies are both girls. (twins) The ultrasound came back looking good. I'm really happy and really proud! Hugs De... Read more

  • Day 4

    10/23/2013 9:58:58 PM, by OTEN36

    I'm pleased to say the end of day four skinny jeans has ended. Today was my day off from work so I was able to put in 80 minutes at the pool. ... Read more

  • Day 2

    10/21/2013 5:33:35 AM, by OTEN36

    Day 2 of the Skinny jeans Challenge. Woo hoo Yesterdays butt exercises really find the muscles that haven't been worked in a while. It went wel... Read more

  • I found it

    10/20/2013 2:14:21 AM, by OTEN36

    I found my inspiration. I joined the Spark 30 Day SkinnyJeans challenge! Woo Hoo We have time before the threats of Thanksgiving. If I don'... Read more

  • Supporting the troops

    10/17/2013 5:39:34 PM, by OTEN36

    I'm really excited that we have an address now to send packages to the troops in Afghanistan. My first package should be arriving there in one mo... Read more

  • HUGE news

    10/10/2013 2:22:18 AM, by OTEN36

    LOL For t... Read more

  • Once Again...

    10/8/2013 4:13:29 AM, by OTEN36

    Once again there is a slight lull in the action of my busy life. With the two weddings and all the construction going on at our house, time has... Read more

  • Giving Up What Seems Good For What Is Good

    10/3/2013 1:23:57 PM, by GBTRACKIN

    I like food, if I didn't chances are I would be here. For the most part Sparkpeople is about portion control and living a healthy lifestyle thro... Read more

  • Embracing Plateaus

    9/19/2013 8:26:15 AM, by GBTRACKIN

    A long, long time ago, when I was a teenager I started gaining weight for the first time since I was little more than a toddler (aside from basic... Read more

  • Two out of Three Ain't Bad....

    9/9/2013 9:26:32 PM, by GBTRACKIN

    Lately, I've been doing a sort of informal couch to 5K thing, meaning I'm not following an official "program" and I am not training for a specifi... Read more

Page 1 of 20:

           RSS Feed: SparkPeople Member Blogs RSS Feed