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  • it's tuesday

    9/30/2014 9:59:34 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm off to a great start! i already got in some much needed exercise to start my day. my daughter plans to try out for the school's volleyball te... Read more

  • it's monday

    9/29/2014 5:53:37 PM, by MOMMY445

    i managed to get quite a few things done today, including spending some one on one time with my daughter. now i am catching up on some computer w... Read more

  • Back on Board

    9/29/2014 1:03:43 AM, by THEENFP

    So today I set my alarm for 5:30am. I ended up sleeping till 10:30ish. Luckily, daylight savings started yesterday. I am really happy for the lon... Read more

  • Thinking outside

    9/28/2014 6:58:19 AM, by JSTETSER

    Maybe this is the start of thinking outside the box? Who needs the box when you are already outside? So many people limit their lives by ... Read more

  • A bit of hope?

    9/27/2014 10:49:29 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Ex went home from the hospital today with some very stern instructions from his doctor. Frank can't come home yet because Glenn has to recuperate... Read more

  • In the woods

    9/27/2014 6:08:36 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yesterday I went for a quiet walk in the woods. The forest was alive only with the sounds of the creatures who live there and the wind sweeping... Read more

  • I'm exhausted

    9/26/2014 11:51:25 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    On top of everything else that's happened lately my ex and son are both in the hospital. Ex is having heart issues, but he says all the tests are... Read more

  • it's friday

    9/26/2014 10:43:48 AM, by MOMMY445

    i feel good today. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and cheep cheep hello. i will work some more on my online course today. i... Read more

  • Little things are a BIG deal!

    9/26/2014 10:12:23 AM, by JSTETSER

    There are so many little things that make a major difference in the outcome of my life. Here are a few of them: Smiling at people and saying h... Read more

  • Oh Sh*t

    9/26/2014 10:06:22 AM, by THEENFP

    I really wandered off track for a bit. I hope I haven't put on any weight. I certainly haven't lost any.... Read more

  • Art Work

    9/25/2014 6:23:30 PM, by JSTETSER

    I just love seeing children show their creative side! ... Read more

  • it's thursday

    9/25/2014 12:16:01 PM, by MOMMY445

    a day for me to take it easy, at least for a while. i am still doing a job search while i wait to hear back from those two places. my daughter is... Read more

  • Still Struggling with Exercise. OK, Except for Shopping, I Haven't Done Squat

    9/25/2014 7:45:59 AM, by MARIAJESTRADA

    Here's the good news, my weight gain is under control. I have only gained one pound this month (of course, I have also been sick and puking agai... Read more

  • Autumn!

    9/24/2014 5:36:11 PM, by JSTETSER

    Autumn, the year's last, loveliest smile. William Cullen Bryant ... Read more

  • a beautiful sunny day

    9/24/2014 3:00:03 PM, by MOMMY445

    i feel like the interview went very well. when i went to check my email this afternoon, i found a reply from a different job i applied for. i wil... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    9/23/2014 11:10:56 AM, by MOMMY445

    i have a job interview tomorrow afternoon. i am going through what i have for it, so i am well prepared. my daughter is doing well and says hi. a... Read more

  • Less Tummy Trouble

    9/23/2014 7:16:57 AM, by JSTETSER

    Thank you for all your suggestions to help my stomach! There was one detail that I did not consider..... I have not been eating food with my ... Read more

  • it's monday

    9/22/2014 3:47:46 PM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter's field trip went very well. now she wants to go on another one. i have a job interview on wednesday afternoon. with a different comp... Read more

  • Tummy trouble

    9/22/2014 7:46:58 AM, by JSTETSER

    I am looking for a new morning hot drink that is low in sugar, and not as bitter as tea or coffee. Any ideas? My stomach is sore, and I will h... Read more

  • So what's happening?

    9/21/2014 9:59:40 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I've lost my sister and I'm losing my best co-worker who's also a dear friend. I've been sick and had the humiliation of having to be rescued by ... Read more

  • it's sunday

    9/21/2014 2:50:23 PM, by MOMMY445

    a day to enjoy! sunny and mild here today. woo hoo! working on some of my homework today, so i can enjoy the rest of my day. all of the birds say... Read more

  • Hooting Around

    9/21/2014 6:49:45 AM, by JSTETSER

    The other day, my husband and I went for a walk in the woods. After 20 minutes of walking into the deep area of Fox Forest, I heard a barred ow... Read more

  • About to explode

    9/20/2014 8:12:50 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    So full of rage and grief, I can't see straight. I can't deal directly with anyone involved. I've caught myself talking to myself so angrily toda... Read more

  • it's saturday

    9/20/2014 2:35:42 PM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter finished reading the book that she got out from the library last week. now she is reading another one. i will continue to encourage h... Read more

  • it's friday

    9/19/2014 3:31:38 PM, by MOMMY445

    another week is coming to a close. i heard from another place where i had applied for a job. they are having interviews next wednesday. so i let ... Read more

  • it's thursday

    9/18/2014 11:48:23 AM, by MOMMY445

    another day has begun. it is very cool and cloudy here today. i have started to work on my online course. i will work on it a bit every day until... Read more

  • Building

    9/18/2014 6:57:57 AM, by JSTETSER

    Every day I do something to reach my goals in life. Building a life that is b... Read more

  • It just keeps going

    9/17/2014 11:48:55 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Today my carpool buddy told me she's leaving to take another job. So I have two and a half weeks to figure out another carpool or get another car... Read more

  • Down 18 pounds in one month, no surgery!

    9/17/2014 4:57:03 PM, by KNIT1PURL2LOSE3

    I never thought it was possible. Not for me, anyway. I'm a turtle with weight loss. And a re-gainer. Over the long term, though, I am down 59 pou... Read more

  • Today I Leave for Vacation

    9/17/2014 7:38:53 AM, by HEALTHYLU1

    I will be seeing family members and having fun. I got really lucky in the family lottery, my siblings are people I love and respect. My parents a... Read more

  • Good-bye Summer!

    9/17/2014 5:34:33 AM, by JSTETSER

    1. Good bye summer, we had lots of fun It's hard to believe that you're almost done Hiking in mountains and swimming at the beach- But now ... Read more

  • Don't ever give up!!!

    9/16/2014 2:46:50 PM, by KNIT1PURL2LOSE3

    Blasted that concrete wall to smitherines, and I ain't lookin' back! Sayanaro, baby! I am waiting for tomorrow to reveal the specific number... Read more

  • woo hoo!

    9/16/2014 10:08:08 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter told me this morning that she made the cross country team at school! woo hoo! way to go,sweetheart! she has a field trip coming up ne... Read more

  • Encouraging

    9/16/2014 7:11:06 AM, by JSTETSER

    I am thankful for the beauty in my life. I am going to make a point of enco... Read more

  • A Few Educational Sites to Mention

    9/15/2014 4:44:14 PM, by CYBRARYCARD

    I'll let you explore them in more detail but I thought it would be worthwh... Read more

  • Finally breaking through a big wall?

    9/15/2014 9:40:43 AM, by KNIT1PURL2LOSE3

    My body hit a wall 2 weeks ago. It's a big wall. I've hit up against it many times in trying to get under it. So I realized that I could either s... Read more

  • Back after a Long Hiatus

    9/15/2014 7:20:25 AM, by MARIAJESTRADA

    Dear Spark Fam, Well, it has been a very difficult last few months. I lost over 25 pounds, and this weekend felt like a slump because I cau... Read more

  • Morning beauty

    9/15/2014 6:54:29 AM, by JSTETSER

    Every morning I take at least 1 minute to enjoy my ride to work. Even on a busy day, it helps me to stay grounded. Read more

  • Mowing the Lawn...

    9/14/2014 3:43:46 PM, by JSTETSER

    I am thankful today for a wonderful husband who mows the lawn for me all the time. Today was my first time mowing in about 5 years. I forgo... Read more

  • it's sunday

    9/14/2014 3:26:54 PM, by MOMMY445

    a new week has begun. i was able to meet up with my good friend the other night. we are meeting up again this evening. my daughter got the book s... Read more

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