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 African American Men And Women

Return To the Team African American Men And Women

  • Super Saturday!!!!

    3/28/2015 11:27:39 AM, by SPARKLE1908

    Early morning visit by the carpet cleaners got my day started...now about to run some errands and hit the gym this afternoon... Hope you are... Read more

  • It's a done deal!!!

    3/27/2015 2:00:10 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    I will be changing gym memberships and going to a much cheaper and closer gym...I think this will be a good thing for me because I really will be... Read more


    3/27/2015 10:59:22 AM, by CIERAPOET

    Hello Blessed Ones! What ... Read more

  • Thursday....

    3/26/2015 3:26:16 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    I am thinking about switching gyms...I've been at my gym for years and they are not at the same level they once were...they can't keep trainers, ... Read more

  • Wednesday!!!

    3/25/2015 4:47:47 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Hope you all are having a great day!!! I was off today for an interview...it went well now comes the 'waiting on the next step" part...but i... Read more

  • Tuesday...

    3/24/2015 9:42:25 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    About to go run some errands with my boyfriend! Hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • Monday...

    3/23/2015 9:11:51 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Just got home...about to eat and then relax before bed... Hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • Sunday...

    3/22/2015 9:47:27 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Busy but productive day...had to drop my dog off at the vets (glad they are open on Sundays) so he can start his heartworm treatment (makes me gl... Read more

  • Run Houston! Minute Maid Park - 5K

    3/21/2015 6:26:48 PM, by 1DAY-ATA-TIME

    Had a good race today but I was a little off my typical pace. I finished at 34:35 at 11.1 minutes/per mile. Maybe it was the crowd, or the rain... Read more

  • Saturday

    3/21/2015 3:47:47 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Out running errands before the rain comes back...getting my hair done and then picking up my dog from the groomers... Hope you are having a ... Read more

  • Rainy Friday...

    3/20/2015 5:15:28 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Should make for a long commute home unfortunately!!! But at least it's the weekend...I'm going to go home and do some house work (laundry mainly)... Read more


    3/20/2015 10:51:10 AM, by CIERAPOET

    Hello and Welcome to SPRING!!! The sun is ... Read more

  • I've lost my Spark Activity Tracker again!!!

    3/19/2015 7:01:34 PM, by 1DAY-ATA-TIME

    I really liked my Spark Activity Tracker (SPAT). It kept me motivated, encouraged me to make 10 to 12 thousand steps per day, and helped me stay... Read more

  • Thursday....

    3/19/2015 1:00:01 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Ever been so disengaged from your job that you want to look up job sites while at work...on their computer? That's me right now...LOL...but ... Read more

  • Wednesday!!!

    3/18/2015 9:59:08 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Long day...about to relax and get ready for tomorrow!! Hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • Tuesday...

    3/17/2015 8:35:14 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Short blog...about to go hang out with my boyfriend and friends... Hope you had a good day!! TTYL... Read more

  • New week...

    3/16/2015 4:02:25 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Nice weather today...supposed to be rainy and cloudy again tomorrow...we haven't had 3 consecutive days of sunny dry weather in a while...almost ... Read more

  • Quote

    3/16/2015 11:47:17 AM, by 1DAY-ATA-TIME

    "There is no weapon more powerful in achieving the truth than accepting oneself." Svami Prajnanpad... Read more

  • Sunday...

    3/15/2015 6:10:13 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    We got up and went to look at patio furniture this morning...my boyfriend is looking forward to grilling and hanging outside this spring/summer..... Read more

  • Saturday...

    3/14/2015 10:58:24 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Just got home from my boyfriends moms house...she has a birthday this week and decided to have everyone at her place for dinner...I am stuffed...... Read more

  • Friday

    3/13/2015 10:16:41 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    About to go hang with friends...have a busy day tomorrow... Hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more


    3/13/2015 10:33:46 AM, by CIERAPOET


  • Thursday...

    3/12/2015 9:14:11 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    I was off today because I had errands to run...I'm still get user to this time change...seems like I just got up and now I have to get ready for ... Read more

  • Courage

    3/12/2015 8:26:52 PM, by 1DAY-ATA-TIME

    "I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conque... Read more

  • Breakfast - much better

    3/12/2015 9:44:45 AM, by -PAULA

    I've been on this journey since 2009 when I joined Sparkpeople. Never thought I would be eating left-over stir-fry veggies with two slice boiled ... Read more

  • Mid Week

    3/11/2015 11:54:41 AM, by SPARKLE1908

    I forgot to blog yesterday Didn't have much to say but still...LOL...I'll be going to spin class after work...hadn't done that... Read more

  • Running thoughts

    3/11/2015 10:51:30 AM, by -PAULA

    My thoughs during my first run in Daylight Savings Time: "It's dark, I'll have quiet time to do a long run. My shoes hurt, my calves hurt, ... Read more

  • Monday...

    3/9/2015 4:31:31 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Another rainy day...sun should be out the rest of the week though...I got up this morning and hit the gym before work...YAY ME...I sure wanted to... Read more

  • I have a confession

    3/9/2015 8:10:17 AM, by 1DAY-ATA-TIME

    I once had an affair with Oreo cookies. I still in love with them but had to break it off for me and my family's sake. Every time I go to the g... Read more

  • Rainy Sunday....

    3/8/2015 12:32:01 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Beautiful weather yesterday...raining today...lol Oh well, off to my moms house for a bit...hope you have a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • Saturday...

    3/7/2015 9:59:02 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Busy day...about to relax and spend some time with my boyfriend since he had to work today....hope you had a great day! TTYL... Read more

  • A great day for a run

    3/7/2015 5:13:46 PM, by 1DAY-ATA-TIME

    Finished the 2015 Race Against Violence befitting the Houston Area Women's Center in average time. Placed 7th in my age group and 204th overall ... Read more

  • Loooong Day...

    3/6/2015 10:58:23 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    just got back from taking a friend to the ER...thank God everything turned out ok!! I am tired...about to get in the bed... Hope you ha... Read more

  • Plantar fasciitis

    3/6/2015 3:57:19 PM, by -PAULA

    My foot pain from previous post - plantar fasciitis. I was treated by my foot doctor yesterday with orthotics and a shot. He didn't want to give ... Read more

  • Stuck Again

    3/6/2015 12:03:37 PM, by 1DAY-ATA-TIME

    There is nothing more frustrating then being stuck on my weight loss. Yes, that's right, I run up against another plateau. For the last 2 week... Read more


    3/6/2015 5:02:22 AM, by CIERAPOET

    Happy Friday Dear Ones! I'm up mighty late/early in ord... Read more

  • Snow day...

    3/5/2015 3:51:10 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Another day of snow here in Dallas...working from home...sun is out though but it's still not above freezing...so whatever is on the ground will ... Read more

  • Really??

    3/4/2015 10:45:21 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    So we are expecting more sleet/snow overnight which means bad roads in the morning...school districts are already closing in anticipation...I wil... Read more

  • Tuesday....

    3/3/2015 2:46:34 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    This weather is just BLAH...lol...I miss the sun...not the heat...just the sun....today is foggy and wet...and it's almost 2 pm... Anywho, i... Read more

  • Monday....

    3/2/2015 4:35:26 PM, by SPARKLE1908

    Back at work...the weather is cold and wet...rain, no snow....but it's supposed to be another wintry mix coming on Wednesday....looks like I'll b... Read more

Page 1 of 20:

           RSS Feed: SparkPeople Member Blogs RSS Feed