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MY LATEST
4/14/2014 7:10:43 PM,  20 COMMENTS

244 I am feeling better. Today I went to Sprouts to buy fresh produce. 243 When I left home it was 259 When I left the store the wind was...  Read more

DIDMIS

Center 10K
4/14/2014 3:21:03 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Sunday morning we did a 10K in Center. This is where the Irish Castle is. This is actually their old county courthouse. Much prettier tha...  Read more

WALKSFAR

Carthage in deep East Texas (10k)
4/12/2014 9:44:01 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Cathage was home to the first Woman elected to the Texas Senate. It is also the home of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame. It started o...  Read more

WALKSFAR

THINGS ARE JUMPING
4/8/2014 11:45:21 AM,  17 COMMENTS

355 Yesterday I finished my taxes, got them in the envelopes along with the checks. Since I pay estimated taxes I thought I wouldn't owe on them...  Read more

DIDMIS

Purgatory Creek Park - San Marcos
4/6/2014 1:03:37 PM,  4 COMMENTS

After doing the 10K on City streets we headed over to the Park to walk on our own. It seems most Volksmarchers don't appreciate Nature... First we s...  Read more

WALKSFAR

UPDATE ON TAXES. WHY I DON'T GO TO A CPA
4/6/2014 8:23:53 AM,  20 COMMENTS

Years ago I did go to a CPA and he was a good Christian man and did a good job. 58 Then he retired and turned it over to another man in the co...  Read more

DIDMIS

San Marcos 10K
4/5/2014 10:14:35 PM,  4 COMMENTS

We had beautiful weather for todays walk in San Marcos. It was along the beautiful spring fed river with is waving Wild Rice plants. The r...  Read more

WALKSFAR

PROGRESS ON TAXES
4/5/2014 9:57:50 PM,  12 COMMENTS

Thursday finished my expense account book. 104 Friday started filling in the forms. 386 Irene Friday night couldn't 102 so got up at 2:o...  Read more

DIDMIS

YOU WOULDN'T BELIEVE WHAT IS GOING ON
4/3/2014 8:14:13 PM,  22 COMMENTS

198 This is the week I was going to do taxes but I woke up Monday morning with lots of noise on my roof. They were putting new roofs on all of the co...  Read more

DIDMIS

Mother Teresa of Calcutta
4/2/2014 2:36:39 PM,  17 COMMENTS

Boy, this advice couldn't be better. I wish I would have been one of the lucky ones to have met her but I can certainly work with her advice....  Read more

JAMER123

I JUST HAD TO POST THIS.
4/1/2014 10:14:56 PM,  25 COMMENTS

Each day I post devotionals on the internet. I have a very good friend. She is Catholic, I am protestant but God has drawn us close. This is s...  Read more

DIDMIS

AM I GRATEFUL?
3/31/2014 2:26:40 AM,  23 COMMENTS

Tonight I was thinking of writing one last blog before starting taxes when I get up in the morning. Fran from one of the teams I belong to pushed...  Read more

DIDMIS

Luling 10K
3/29/2014 10:34:16 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Most of the walks we do are Year Round Events that can be done at any time. Today was a Traditional Event with a start table and lots of other people...  Read more

WALKSFAR

I WILL BE MIA MUCH OF THE TIME
3/28/2014 7:46:27 PM,  30 COMMENTS

Lately I have been very busy. I sleep so much and have so much to do. I have not done my income tax and other business I have to do. Since I was...  Read more

DIDMIS

Worth Sharing
3/26/2014 10:18:46 PM,  19 COMMENTS

I have never been a millionaire, but I have enjoyed a great meal, a crackling fire, a glorious sunset, a walk with a friend, a hug from a child,...  Read more

JAMER123

Kingsville 10K
3/26/2014 8:07:08 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Our last walk was in Kingsville and we had fog and misting rain so the pictures aren't very good. This is their courthouse. The walk took...  Read more

WALKSFAR

Corpus Christi 6K
3/26/2014 7:51:32 PM,  1 COMMENTS

We drove on over to take a look at Corpus after walking in Sarita. Since we wanted to walk along the seawall anyway we signed up and got credit for d...  Read more

WALKSFAR

Sarita 10K
3/26/2014 7:41:32 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I thought the other towns where little, but Sarita doesn't even have a convenience store. No place to buy milk, bread or gas for your car. Now that'...  Read more

WALKSFAR

Falfurrias 10K
3/26/2014 7:36:40 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Day two we walked in Falfurrias another little town. Their courthouse was much nicer. There school mascot is the Fighting Jersey's. LO...  Read more

WALKSFAR

San Diego Texas 10K
3/26/2014 7:30:32 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We went south for a four day weekend. Our first of 5 walks was in the little town of San Diego. This field of flowers is behind their civic center....  Read more

WALKSFAR

YOU ASKED FOR MORE ABOUT THE BURIED CITY
3/24/2014 7:38:12 AM,  16 COMMENTS

http://www.texasbeyondhistory.net/falcon/d
estruction.html I don't know how to get it to where you can just click it on but it does work this...  Read more

DIDMIS

THE BURIED CITY
3/23/2014 3:32:45 PM,  18 COMMENTS

Years ago a dam was put in about 70 miles northwest of us give or take a few miles. In so doing a whole city was buried and was buried for years as...  Read more

DIDMIS

A weekend quote
3/22/2014 12:12:46 AM,  16 COMMENTS

I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly...  Read more

JAMER123

TAKE TIME
3/18/2014 11:02:36 AM,  15 COMMENTS

56 Take time to laugh. It is the music of the soul. Take time to think. It is the source of power. Take time to play. It is the s...  Read more

DIDMIS

People
3/17/2014 9:59:17 PM,  15 COMMENTS

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. - Maya Angelou Enj...  Read more

JAMER123

Dallas 10K
3/15/2014 5:15:47 PM,  3 COMMENTS

We went up and walked with the Dallas Trekkers in a residential district east of White Rock Lake. The street names were Irish and since Monday will b...  Read more

WALKSFAR

Waco Wetlands 5K
3/14/2014 8:25:03 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We went out and wandered around since we'd never been there. The information center was not open. We followed the road around the marshes...  Read more

WALKSFAR

Where are you headed?
3/11/2014 11:14:43 PM,  14 COMMENTS

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the wea...  Read more

JAMER123

FLORIDA SENT BACK THE COLD AND THE RAIN
3/9/2014 11:13:53 PM,  15 COMMENTS

Today, of course I had to get up an hour earlier to be at 288 at 9:15 which is a 1/2 hour drive. I wanted to stay in bed but didn't so got up an...  Read more

DIDMIS

Mrs Lee's Garden 10K
3/8/2014 9:22:08 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We had sprinkles today as we meet at the barn on the property to register for the walk. We headed out around the lake. We were w...  Read more

WALKSFAR

A FRIEND IN DEED
3/8/2014 7:58:01 AM,  20 COMMENTS

This time I would like to speak of a friend who with his family help me in so many different ways. Brian I'm talking about you although you and y...  Read more

DIDMIS

WHO SAYS SPARK FRIENDS AREN'T REAL FRIENDS?
3/3/2014 4:18:56 AM,  37 COMMENTS

Recently I received some comments on some of my pictures. I appreciate all comments but one person who always was there for us commented on sever...  Read more

DIDMIS

A LONG TIME FRIEND
3/2/2014 12:16:17 AM,  19 COMMENTS

On Facebook I learned that a friend who had suffered many years passed away. He and his wife pastor a church and he still tried to do all he coul...  Read more

DIDMIS

Goldthwaite 10K
3/1/2014 10:55:50 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Goldthwaite is a nice little town on the north edge of the Texas Hill Country. It is our HWY 84 past Gatesville. It is the county seat of Mills Coun...  Read more

WALKSFAR

A Minnesota Winter
2/23/2014 1:17:50 AM,  23 COMMENTS

What I am missing by spending the winter in the Rio Grande Valley. Sharing what people in the Midwest are going through. This is a picture of our...  Read more

JAMER123

I'M GOING TO TELL ON ME
2/22/2014 8:31:08 PM,  31 COMMENTS

Do you want to hear the worst thing I did yesterday from the horses mouth. Here it is. I read an article in Reader's Digest that compared sm...  Read more

DIDMIS

Navasota 10K
2/22/2014 6:29:30 PM,  1 COMMENTS

We went down to walk the Year Round Event in Navasota. It starts at this diner. After we finished walking we ate lunch here to show our appreciate f...  Read more

WALKSFAR

SHOES AND SURGEON'S PA
2/21/2014 5:44:18 PM,  20 COMMENTS

Today I went to another shoe store to look for shoes. Found a pair and they look nicer than the ones I have been wearing. I read somewhere you c...  Read more

DIDMIS

THIS IS MY STORY; THIS IS MY SONG
2/20/2014 2:06:05 AM,  23 COMMENTS

You can know more about me if you read my blog. "I just said no" I had gone to a specialty shop last month to buy shoes. They didn't have anythin...  Read more

DIDMIS

I JUST SAID NO
2/19/2014 8:08:31 PM,  18 COMMENTS

After PT the other day I was worn out and I hurt so bad. My rib gave me fits all night. I called and told them I would not return until the rib he...  Read more

DIDMIS

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