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I was called the energizer bunny! Me! It is miraculous!
7/9/2014 5:45:25 PM,  8 COMMENTS

At the pool the exercise was to lay on your back and raise your legs with one foot on top of the other. Toe to heal--not crossed. It is an abs exerci...  Read more


My Perennials
7/9/2014 2:52:04 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Last year we took out our fish ponds and filled in the space, put a waterfall and all perennials. This is only it's second year but the flowers...  Read more


167 Spark teams--Is this too many?
7/9/2014 6:57:28 AM,  19 COMMENTS

Of course I cannot post often on all these 167 teams! I use "Recent Posts" to help me post consistently on a bunch of these teams. I join...  Read more


Monthly supervisor meeting went very well
7/9/2014 6:42:48 AM,  6 COMMENTS

Got another "certificate" of excellence. I have done this 4 months in a row. It helps to track my numbers accurately and keep an eye on the clock....  Read more


7/8/14 - Bedtime
7/8/2014 11:13:45 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I'm posting this blog because the electricity came back on. It's not raining, storming, windy, or snowy, but we were out of power for 45 minutes. Go...  Read more


Life throws me a curve...
7/7/2014 11:25:32 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Well..... after planning ahead for our holiday weekend away, I got thrown off track. I came down with a cold and bad cough so by the time we got hom...  Read more


7/7/14 - Bedtime
7/7/2014 11:07:15 PM,  5 COMMENTS

When I climbed up the ladder to clean out the gutters, I had a real I-am-woman moment. Unfortunately, there's a bush that kept me from getting to abo...  Read more


Making Today Count!
7/7/2014 3:30:56 PM,  17 COMMENTS

Hope you made the most of the three-day weekend. We sure did. On Friday, we drove the back roads through the mountains all the way to the...  Read more


A link to a review of the novella, "God's Debris"
7/7/2014 8:22:07 AM,  5 COMMENTS
w-of-gods-debris-by-scott-adams/ Most of the comments I found about this little book were junk. Th...  Read more


7/6/14 - Bedtime
7/6/2014 10:54:09 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I've spent so much time working in the yard that I already need a new pair of gardening gloves. I have a large yard waste container, and it has t...  Read more


Asking for your much appreciated prayers!
7/6/2014 3:37:51 PM,  34 COMMENTS

458 459 458 459 458 459 458 459 458 459 387 Natalie has gotten word from Hospice that her husband Chad will probably pass within a few d...  Read more


Quotes from God's Debris
7/6/2014 12:34:35 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Why donít we hold funerals when skin cells die?Ē The idea being that God sees the dying of each cell and lots and lots of what humans can't handl...  Read more


You need a bit of time to read this.
7/6/2014 11:40:26 AM,  5 COMMENTS It is a pdf file of an actual book: God's Debris I am now in the process of reading it. I have not finished it...  Read more


Fuhrman's Crock Pot Cabbage Rolls -but I made one mistake...
7/6/2014 11:17:18 AM,  11 COMMENTS

Fuhrman's Crock Pot Cabbage Rolls--4 very huge servings! 3 and 1/2 cups of currants ??? I used dried currants and I think I goofed. 24 ...  Read more


Going swimming this morning...
7/6/2014 10:50:22 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Nothing (almost) will deter me. I feel so much better when I swim several times a week. Plan to go today (Sunday), Monday and Wednesday. ...  Read more


7/5/14 - Bedtime
7/5/2014 11:57:03 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I pulled some really, really ugly weeds this afternoon. I'm glad they're gone. I finally made an appointment to get my hair cut. This is a good...  Read more


Today's dumb joke.
7/5/2014 9:01:33 PM,  14 COMMENTS

If your canoe gets a flat tire while rowing up a tree, how many pancakes does it take to get to the moon? answer: Yellow because snakes don't ha...  Read more


Husband on his tractor
7/5/2014 8:14:02 PM,  16 COMMENTS

My husband on his hand crank old John Deere tractor (green one!), Fourth of July parade in our home town....  Read more


Too fat and/or too old or maybe not
7/5/2014 6:14:05 PM,  8 COMMENTS

First thing Saturday mornings is my TRX class at the park district. Today I actually allowed myself enough time to make it before the class started b...  Read more


7/5/2014 5:06:18 PM,  21 COMMENTS

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Day 546: A Milestone...
7/5/2014 3:26:50 PM,  7 COMMENTS

I don't do streaks well. I suspect it's mixed up with an all-or-nothing mentality with perfectionism thrown in. You know. A or F, and it darned w...  Read more


July 5, 2014 (Saturday)
7/5/2014 1:20:49 PM,  8 COMMENTS

No rain in sight, and none for the past few days, so it looks like we have an "All Clear" for the races tonight. I haven't been 'talking' too m...  Read more


I AM . . . .
7/5/2014 9:09:04 AM,  18 COMMENTS

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7/4/14 -Bedtime
7/4/2014 11:53:38 PM,  5 COMMENTS

I hung out the flag for Independence Day. 232 Right now, I can hear all the illegal fireworks that everyone snuck into IL from WI and IN. 283...  Read more


Progress, not perfection...continued saga...
7/4/2014 2:02:41 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Worked in kitchen 1 hour and mowed until mower died and couldn't restart...taking a break but I have not given up. I tried 2 more times with the...  Read more


Trying to turn over new leaves....bad habits abound....
7/4/2014 12:54:59 PM,  3 COMMENTS

First on my list is to clean up kitchen and make a promise to do dishes daily. This is the worst habit I have fallen into and in this hot weather it...  Read more


today's dumb joke
7/4/2014 12:24:23 PM,  10 COMMENTS

Why order a taco when you can ask it politely? ...  Read more


7/3/14 - Bedtime
7/3/2014 11:26:20 PM,  5 COMMENTS

The weather was absolutely beautiful today! A truly great day to be alive and living in the midwest. I got to take a short nap this afternoon....  Read more


Keeping it Real
7/3/2014 11:49:45 AM,  23 COMMENTS

A quick catch up for another busy week . . . First of all, we had an awesome ride last weekend. Found a new-to-us restaurant in a tiny little t...  Read more


VW's Brilliant Ad - dangers of using cell phones while driving
7/3/2014 11:30:11 AM,  11 COMMENTS

A brilliant way to get the point across  Read more


Pineapple Angelfood Cake--2 ingredients!
7/3/2014 7:07:36 AM,  24 COMMENTS

I don't usually put sweet desserts in my blog to help me remember, but I wanted to remember this SP cake recipe.  Read more


7/2/14 - Bedtime
7/2/2014 10:59:52 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Had an appointment with my therapist today. She feels a reality check is in order, and I need to keep a calorie count of all the junk I've been eatin...  Read more


7/2/2014 6:51:47 PM,  8 COMMENTS

After seeing the doctors yesterday I made a trip to the library to do some research. Checked out a few books and got down to reading about Celiac di...  Read more


The 14 Best Summer Foods for Weight Loss - #2 Frozen Grapes or Dark Cherries
7/2/2014 6:46:08 PM,  14 COMMENTS
weight-loss-foods#slide-1 points out that summer is the season to skimp on clothing, not flavour, and th...  Read more


On Life
7/2/2014 11:29:57 AM,  13 COMMENTS

Here is a poem that I wrote to submit to a class that I am taking, but haven't done it yet. Not sure if I will or not........:) "Witnesses as wel...  Read more


7/2/2014 1:12:14 AM,  3 COMMENTS

For the first time I passed 5,000 steps today! I've just had my Spark Tracker for less than a week but it has been a source of motivation for me and...  Read more


7/1/14 - Bedtime
7/1/2014 10:55:06 PM,  5 COMMENTS

No rain today! Yippee!!!! One of my co-workers has an 18-year-old daughter who weighs far too much. I gave Lisa some advise, and I hope she tak...  Read more


July - revisiting resolutions
7/1/2014 7:23:11 PM,  21 COMMENTS

Half a year has past since the big push to set resolution for this new year. So, how are you doing? ...  Read more


7/1/2014 5:18:31 PM,  9 COMMENTS

Saw the gastro and urology docs today. Results: No more dairy Get tested for Celiac disease Have to eat more gluten loaded foods for...  Read more


Fuhrman's Shredded Cabbage Slaw
7/1/2014 8:19:07 AM,  14 COMMENTS

Shredded Cabbage Slaw Serves: 6 Ingredients: 2841/4 small red cabbage, thinly shredded 1/2...  Read more


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