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  • Catching Up On My Summer And Things Coming Up

    8/26/2016 3:45:11 AM, by FRAN0426

    My goodness, I just realized, I haven't entered a blog for the entire summer. It is 2 AM and I am going to type a blog before I head to bed. ... Read more

  • Settling In Our New Surroundings And Place

    5/21/2016 12:40:50 AM, by FRAN0426

    We have been back now in Texas for about three weeks. Finally fell like the unpacking and arranging and re arranging has come to an end. What I... Read more

  • Back Home

    4/15/2016 9:54:09 PM, by FRAN0426

    We spent a good share of Monday afternoon and evening either flying or waiting for the next flight to get back in Mn. Finally after landing in M... Read more

  • Cleaning my closet

    3/25/2016 12:20:14 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I was raised to believe clothing was not to be given away or disposed of. I have taken my mom's belief into adulthood and then some. I have cloth... Read more

  • An Easter Surprise

    3/21/2016 11:26:35 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I blogged about Jazzy the little dog I rescued and am perplexed about her.She turns out to be 2 years old, has taken to my granddaughter(not me) ... Read more

  • Dont get a pet just because it's cute

    3/18/2016 3:39:14 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I am forever baffled by peoples decisions to dump their pets. We are forever getting strays and after I realize they ... Read more

  • A New Family Member!!

    3/17/2016 3:58:44 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    Our New Great Grandson Robert entered this world yesterday!! He and mama are now going home to rest.I held him and he sighed cracked a smile and ... Read more

  • You dont have to conquer the mountain just climb it

    3/15/2016 11:42:16 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I felt like I needed to climb up a hill/mountain and plant a flag. There is nothing saying I have to succeed at going all the way up! I am proud ... Read more

  • Things not to say

    3/11/2016 3:07:17 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    Several of my oldies have passed away this month. One passed while I was there volunteering. I hear people say things like "He was old anyway" or... Read more


    3/8/2016 12:18:00 AM, by SUECHRIS50

    It was partly sunny here in Texas a really nice day. I put our Grandson in the stroller and took off. I needed to burn some stress and almost as ... Read more

  • New Beginnings

    3/7/2016 3:49:12 PM, by FRAN0426

    Time to get a blog done now that it is March already. Time has really gone fast since stating our winter adventure. Jim and I fell i love with ... Read more

  • Love is...

    3/6/2016 11:20:09 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    Seeing my reflection in the mirror and loving myself...taking care of my husband...playing with my Grandkids...cooking healthy...exercising for m... Read more

  • Dont You Ever Give Up!!

    3/2/2016 12:46:20 AM, by SUECHRIS50

    No matter what you are going through, Someone else has it worse than you do.Love who you are every minute you can.Find something everyday to be g... Read more

  • Conquering the madness

    2/29/2016 1:18:59 AM, by SUECHRIS50

    It's hard to come home from a hard day only to see your grown kids in your house eating and leaving a mess! It was Friday and here they were bei... Read more

  • I had a long scary week

    2/26/2016 4:18:26 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    We were in a hotel most everyday this week because my mother in law fell and hit her head(she's 95) We were not sure she would pull through which... Read more

  • Signs Im making progress

    2/20/2016 5:21:09 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    DH hates my memo signs everywhere he says they are embarrassing when someone comes over. The truth is if I don't write down what I need to do I w... Read more

  • Giving my old people a reason to laugh or smile or BOTH!!

    2/19/2016 4:39:24 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I volunteer at a nursing home and I Love It!! I cant rest if I have not ran by and checked on them. Seeing them smile or a chuckle is even better... Read more

  • I forgot to be proud of me

    2/18/2016 11:59:01 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I was a big time soda drinker 17 months ago.I had ran out of soda and decided HEY I've got this! NO more soda for me!! I switched to tea,coffee,j... Read more

  • THE SCALE.....

    2/16/2016 5:36:27 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    It took me a long time to embrace the idea of staying off the scale. I would be fitting my too-tight clothes again but would get on the SCALE and... Read more


    2/14/2016 12:32:32 AM, by SUECHRIS50

    Much to my DH happiness I awoke with no voice this morning but I dragged myself out the bed and onto the grindstone I have a hole in... Read more

  • Im doing this slowly this time

    2/13/2016 12:47:07 AM, by SUECHRIS50

    I spent the morning visiting the new Great grandbaby then went to Planet Fitness for some exercise.I am out of shape cause this time around I'm s... Read more

  • Getting back to my old self!

    2/12/2016 4:06:42 PM, by ANNAMARIE1958

    As of yesterday I was released to go back to work. Oh my Lord didn't think that day would ever get here. March 1 I'll be going back to my old sel... Read more

  • YAY!!

    2/11/2016 4:07:19 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I lost 2 pounds but the best news is I became a Great Grammy for the 5th time to Phoenix Abraham 7lbs,8oz born today at 12:30 Austin,Texas!!! We... Read more

  • Today is the first day of the rest of your life!

    2/9/2016 3:44:49 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    I took a trip to HEB grocery and was on a mission.Get my fruit,lettuce,fish and bread and get out.ALAS that is not how it turned out.As I entered... Read more

  • Im fighting a demon

    2/8/2016 4:13:52 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    Its called sugar!I gave up soda 17 months ago but replaced it with candy,honey buns,Little Debbie's you name it!!My DH brings home donuts everyda... Read more

  • The beauty of Gods plan

    2/8/2016 12:23:25 AM, by SUECHRIS50

    I was having an off day and felt grouchy. My DH knows better than to expect much of me when I get like this. My life has changed from get up and ... Read more

  • Jamming to the Oldies

    2/6/2016 11:44:28 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    My nursing home oldies love to get up and dance. Charlie has been there 10 years because his son thinks he's better off since his wife died and n... Read more

  • I can do this because Gods got my back

    2/5/2016 2:32:05 PM, by SUECHRIS50

    It has been a long time since I have felt like blogging. I have yo-yo'd my weight and cant seem to lose a pound until I prayed and asked God to g... Read more

  • One Month Done

    2/3/2016 11:04:13 PM, by FRAN0426

    We have now been in the south Texas Rio Grand Valley for just over a month. We are liking it here, lots to see since we have never been to this ... Read more

  • up date on my health issue!

    1/17/2016 8:48:12 PM, by ANNAMARIE1958

    HAPPY NEW YEAR! To up date my health issue...Most of my friends know I broke my back may 2,2015. As of today 1-16-16 . Im feeling better st... Read more

  • Travel and readjusting

    1/2/2016 10:03:30 PM, by FRAN0426

    We started our travel on Christmas Day about 5 PM. We had planned to leave the next morning, however, heard storm was moving in in from the west... Read more

  • Rethinking the journey

    11/10/2015 8:57:53 PM, by FRAN0426

    Time for me to get a few changes make with my journey. Two of my doctors I've seen recently are harping about my slow loss of weight ( and actua... Read more

  • Rethinking the journey

    11/10/2015 8:57:36 PM, by FRAN0426

    Time for me to get a few changes make with my journey. Two of my doctors I've seen recently are harping about my slow loss of weight ( and actua... Read more

  • Vacation

    9/30/2015 3:59:12 PM, by FRAN0426

    Our vacation started out in Steamboat Springs Co., or as the locals call it just Steamboat. We had a wonderful week there, touring the downtown... Read more

  • where did this summer go?

    9/2/2015 8:37:15 AM, by ANNAMARIE1958

    Hi everyone, Where did this summer go? My summer started out very bad, broke back May 2. Not good(burst fracture of T12). The only thing I di... Read more

  • Allergy Blues

    8/17/2015 12:45:00 AM, by FRAN0426

    Welcome friends and thank you for stopping by my blog, which doesn't have a title yet. We have been enduring the August heat and high humidit... Read more

  • August

    8/6/2015 8:59:54 PM, by FRAN0426

    Here we are in the month of August and this first full week in moving quickly. Why do summers go so fast, my thought is there is so much we want... Read more

  • July Going Quickly

    7/22/2015 1:05:06 AM, by FRAN0426

    Holy cow where has July gone. Just looked at my calendar this evening and my goodness this month has been flying by too quickly. I have been ... Read more

  • Day 2

    7/8/2015 7:21:55 PM, by MARVEEME

    Two days in a row here logging my food and exercise. Must set a reminder for tomorrow. It will become 2nd nature to me again soon. Nutbuck... Read more

  • Back to the beginning.

    7/7/2015 10:18:45 PM, by MARVEEME

    It's been a wild ride these past few years, and I now must reclaim my life. Been filling in with old bad habits of emotional eating. I'm puttin... Read more

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