Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
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 Living a More Simple Life

Return To the Team Living a More Simple Life

  • Monday night.

    11/30/2015 10:39:58 PM, by TERRI289

    18, 800 steps..two Zumba classes, 35 minutes on the elliptical, and 20 min on the treadmill. I feel very accomplished! On an interestin... Read more

  • Rain and More Rain

    11/30/2015 11:57:36 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    Wow we have had the rain...we got right at 8 inches since Friday. I haven't been able to get online due to my satellite just doesn'... Read more

  • Quiet Sunday

    11/29/2015 8:55:30 PM, by TERRI289

    I was going to add pictures from Cape May yesterday but the pictures library is not cooperating. Yesterday it got close to 70 degrees with sun. T... Read more

  • 16, 264 steps...a very good day!

    11/27/2015 11:19:53 PM, by TERRI289

    It was fun making up steps from yesterday. I taught a mini Zumba Gold class, took a mini Zumba class, a mini Pilates classd, then a mini Brycked ... Read more


    11/27/2015 9:07:06 AM, by SMIDGON

    I don't know what happened with the last paragraph of the previous blog. I get a different outlook on life over the holidays. I have... Read more

  • Sorry I haven't been around lately

    11/27/2015 12:14:15 AM, by BACKTOBASICSTR

    First of all...I want to wish all of you a very Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving...Thank God for everything, for it is all a gift.. I haven't bee... Read more

  • Thanksgiving

    11/26/2015 9:55:39 PM, by TERRI289

    We spent the day with good friends in Delaware!! It was nice and relaxed. There was football and cats to play with and good food and lots of laug... Read more

  • Nice Quiet Thanksgiving

    11/26/2015 10:54:34 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    Spending to day reflecting on our gifts we have received from God. No big meals for us. Rain has started so going to cuddle under a quilt and do ... Read more

  • Beautiful graveside services on a sunny day

    11/25/2015 11:19:16 PM, by TERRI289

    It was still mega sad but the look on our friend's face when she saw the five of us was priceless. we were happy to support her. The rest of... Read more

  • Sunday's Annual Thanksgiving dinner at church

    11/25/2015 11:24:54 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    I did get a few photos of the Thanksgiving dinner at church. We have many older people who come just for this meal and then we load them up with ... Read more

  • funeral down, one to go...

    11/24/2015 10:16:45 PM, by TERRI289

    My friend Christine was memorialized today. Sad and bittersweet beyond belief.. I got to see many old friends which was nice. it was a melan... Read more

  • Thanksgiving 2015

    11/24/2015 12:19:01 PM, by LIVINTODAY

    This weekend was pretty chilly: Did you notice the sunshine Saturday morning in spite of the cold? Or did you just dread the flurries that ... Read more

  • Part 2 of Hubby's Birthday

    11/24/2015 11:17:40 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    Just a few photos from his birthday party on Saturday. Read more

  • Monday

    11/23/2015 10:54:16 PM, by TERRI289

    Overall a good day. One of my Zumba Gold participants took ill in class, blood pressure and blood sugar were elevated. It is so good to be in a m... Read more

  • Hubby's Surprise Birthday

    11/23/2015 11:18:42 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    What a weekend it has been...Hubby is very happy with his gifts the kids and all gave him on Saturday evening. His sister got her times mixed up ... Read more

  • Health is a mind-body quantum prenominal

    11/22/2015 9:52:47 PM, by OLDEROWL

    In my work on my Spark Team "You Can Heal Your Life", I found Deepak Chopra's new book "Quantum Healing", revised and expanded November 2015, ve... Read more

  • Sunday night (pix)

    11/22/2015 9:19:21 PM, by TERRI289

    Another quiet day with a trip to the antique/thrift store in Hammonton after a lovely Sunday breakfast at the diner. I got the sweetest picture o... Read more

  • Saturday

    11/21/2015 9:48:42 PM, by TERRI289

    It was the usual chores and errands with a nice lunch out with my friend CarolPrestige. Dh and I fit in a nice walk by the Delaware Bay and ... Read more

  • Today's the day!!!

    11/21/2015 1:53:31 PM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    Today is the day for hubby's surprise party. Both of us have been busy all morning. First I had popped 3 gallons of popcorn yesterday evening and... Read more

  • Day 262

    11/21/2015 6:50:16 AM, by TIGERSPEECH

    Goal: keep up my plan through the weekend. So not having 2 pieces of flat bread pizza during the football game today. Not sure if it was the cal... Read more

  • Friday

    11/20/2015 11:27:00 PM, by TERRI289

    It was a day of good moments and lots of memories of loved ones. Whenever someone that I love leaves this earth, I remember vividly losing others... Read more

  • Another pleasant day

    11/20/2015 12:37:21 PM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    Have been having another pleasant day. I cooked up some fresh cranberry sauce to take to our pot luck at church on Sunday. I like it really cold.... Read more

  • Day 260

    11/20/2015 5:34:19 AM, by TIGERSPEECH

    Yesterday I had one of my worst days of work. I left feeling defeated, but talked to a friend MAF and felt better. As usual, it was the paperwork... Read more

  • Sad day

    11/19/2015 11:43:10 PM, by TERRI289

    I found out via FB that a former coworker had passed away. Her niece had also found out through FB. Christine was a funny, smart and sassy E... Read more

  • Winter is here?

    11/19/2015 11:33:46 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    I know winter doesn't officially start until the middle of December but with the freezing temps here now....well it is winter for me. Had 2 days ... Read more

  • Busy busy usual

    11/18/2015 11:08:24 PM, by TERRI289

    I do love my busy days but today was hectic. Classes, work, hair salon, tutoring, and library committee meeting.Fire alarm when the meeting was a... Read more

  • There was not enough exercise in this day....

    11/17/2015 9:16:55 PM, by TERRI289

    I did a little yoga before going to the eye doctor for a visual field and OCT scans. then it was off to work and after work we had a meeting with... Read more

  • Monday night...16,156 steps, without the second Zumba class

    11/16/2015 10:13:40 PM, by TERRI289

    I love a busy life..but even I am surprised by the number of steps I am accumulating. Started the day at the gym, got some serious time in o... Read more

  • cloudy weekend and Monday

    11/16/2015 1:44:25 PM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    We have had a couple of dreary days...not much rain but just spitting mist and cold to your bones. I never get online on Sundays but not much to ... Read more

  • Sunday night

    11/15/2015 9:32:04 PM, by TERRI289

    Recovering from out big day yesterday...I actually slept until felt amazing. I managed to get to the 9am Zumba class and that helped wit... Read more

  • A trip to Manhattan yields 19, 728 steps..whoa

    11/14/2015 10:43:19 PM, by TERRI289

    It was a busy day. We take the train to Penn Station and then walk across town to my mom's apartment. Today was brisk and sunny. We did som... Read more

  • Prayer does work!!

    11/14/2015 11:04:51 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    Well on the continuing saga of the well pump...seems all is ok now. Our well is a shallow well and is spring fed and has lots of minerals...hence... Read more

  • 10 minutes

    11/14/2015 8:23:44 AM, by BURNETTERULES

    I wrote down in my daily challenges to do 10 minutes of exercise before dinner. I had forgotten all about that. Yesterday I did it. I got on the ... Read more

  • Friday night

    11/13/2015 10:25:51 PM, by TERRI289

    I had a blast this morning..taught both Zumba classes this morning. Both went very was so much fun. I should sleep well tonight! T... Read more

  • Biggest Loser team challenge.... Check this out!

    11/13/2015 2:28:39 PM, by -WRKNG2ABTTRME-

    If you're looking for a challenge and ready to make a commitment....I have the challenge for you! Biggest Loser is the name. It's a 10 week ... Read more

  • Not a good day

    11/13/2015 11:27:12 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    With the weather change, my arthritis has been acting up. My hip that need replacing is giving me fits as is the shoulder on that same side...but... Read more

  • Almost the weekend..yay

    11/12/2015 8:22:52 PM, by TERRI289

    Good day but a bit tired..Gym time was fun(oh my triceps) and the college was ok. Felt Like I was overeating a bit but tomorrow is a good day to ... Read more

  • Walking type of Morning

    11/12/2015 11:04:59 AM, by VONBLACKBIRD

    I love the fresh air after storms. We had storms yesterday so did not get online at all. But today is so fresh and breezy and just leaves a wonde... Read more

  • Chillaxing...

    11/11/2015 8:50:53 PM, by TERRI289

    Busy day ended up with free time due to a few things being rescheduled. It was nice. I practiced some choreography, cooked dinner, and did some c... Read more

Page 1 of 20: