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  • 5/6/17

    5/6/2017 9:51:25 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Seems like when I have bad luck it just keeps coming. I spent hours this week preparing for a talk at our prayer breakfast. I worried about it ... Read more

  • Saturday

    5/6/2017 3:45:15 PM, by COOP9002

    it was a wet morning as i made my way to the rec center this morning. due to an event downtown, all of the parking was taking up, so i chose to r... Read more

  • 5/5/17

    5/6/2017 12:04:54 AM, by RHOOK20047

    This has not been a great day for me. Workday went well, and I came home and my brother called and told me that he had to call hospice in for hi... Read more

  • Friday

    5/5/2017 4:46:12 PM, by COOP9002

    after a run on the treadmill, i was able to spend the rest of the day with my wife. now that our daughter is home from school, it's time for us t... Read more

  • Time To Murder My Darlings-

    5/5/2017 9:10:48 AM, by WRITEMANN1

    Tomorrow begins first draft editing and revising. This is where I make major use of my subscription to Grammarly. After spell and grammar checks ... Read more

  • 5/4/17

    5/4/2017 10:57:10 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, the waters are receding, and the highways are opening up. Tomorrow I am going to go to the office! Thankfully. I know that the work will... Read more

  • Day 20 Getting Back on Track

    5/4/2017 10:00:58 PM, by OLDEROWL

    Adapted from Judith Beck's book 'The Beck Diet Solution' Yesterday, we learned about thoughts that tend to justify giving into cravings and ... Read more

  • Day 19 Stop fooling yourself

    5/4/2017 8:39:16 PM, by OLDEROWL

    Adapted from Judith Beck's Book The Beck Diet Solution Healthy eating is a choice, but many overweight people might make very rational and rea... Read more

  • Thursday

    5/4/2017 9:19:15 AM, by COOP9002

    yesterday, i received a message from a member of the church we served just prior to coming to Maryland. Her dad, a retired pastor, is struggling ... Read more

  • 5/3/17

    5/3/2017 10:34:34 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Rain rain, go away! Please! Another day of rain and more flooding. The last remaining road to get to St. Louis was closed from flooding today... Read more

  • Prayer Request

    5/3/2017 9:24:27 AM, by COOP9002

    moving is always tough on our kids, especially after they start school. one of my former students and her husband are moving and their oldest dau... Read more

  • I'm Fed Up

    5/2/2017 5:44:11 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I've had this stupid limitation I've placed on myself to "be reasonable." Why should I be reasonable? Why can't I push my limits? From now unt... Read more

  • Tuesday

    5/2/2017 9:21:03 AM, by COOP9002

    our family is looking forward to what the Father is doing in and through our lives. hope your Tuesday is going well. Blessings... Read more

  • 5/1/17

    5/1/2017 8:36:03 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Once again, 18 months later, we are dealing with massive flooding. The same rivers are flooding over. This weekend we have gotten between 8-12 ... Read more

  • Scratchpad

    5/1/2017 1:16:42 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    (Note: This is a self-analysis post. Kind of a scratch pad for my thoughts. It might not make 100% sense.) So, why do I feel that I should keep... Read more

  • Monday Thoughts

    5/1/2017 9:19:09 AM, by COOP9002

    It is a cloudy and warm Monday morning. Our minds and hearts are focused upon our friends and family back in the Midwest who are dealing with all... Read more

  • Lost Goal

    4/30/2017 11:42:01 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    I've lost my goal, objective and purpose. It's both a good and a bad thing. My drive before was coming from a place of disgust, anger and disappo... Read more

  • 4/30/17

    4/30/2017 11:32:39 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, the day has somewhat mellowed out. We have flooding all around us again. I guess there is a little value to live in the 2nd or 3rd highte... Read more

  • Sunday

    4/30/2017 3:12:33 PM, by COOP9002

    it is a beautiful Sunday here in mid-Maryland. we are enjoying the afternoon before heading back to church this evening for AWANA, our children's... Read more

  • 4/29/17

    4/30/2017 8:01:45 AM, by RHOOK20047

    Boy this has been a challenging weekend. Margaret is gone for her annual retreat with the ladies from the church. So that has left me in charge... Read more

  • Saturday

    4/29/2017 4:02:51 PM, by COOP9002

    after a nice run this morning, i went with some guys from our church to help one of our widows who lost her husband several months ago. we were h... Read more

  • Week 6 - Progress painfully slow.

    4/29/2017 3:30:45 PM, by TACOMALO

    Jesus H. Christ - very frustrated lately. But as soon as I say this is going so slow, I immediately think...well it's all on your shoulders budd... Read more

  • More excitement than we want

    4/28/2017 3:57:11 PM, by COOP9002

    we had more excitement then we ever want to have in our neighborhood last night. someone drove by the apartments across the street and fired seve... Read more

  • Thursday

    4/27/2017 9:28:13 AM, by COOP9002

    hopefully your day is going well. got a nice run in outside this morning. looking forward to some time with my wife and daughter this evening. ... Read more

  • 4/26/17

    4/26/2017 11:01:52 PM, by RHOOK20047

    The last two days have been chaotic. Had my first work from home day, and thankful since it was a stormy day and I would have been caught in rai... Read more

  • Wednesday

    4/26/2017 10:56:56 AM, by COOP9002

    it's a beautiful day in the mid-Atlantic. we have been blessed with some sunshine and temps should be warming up quickly. got my cycling do... Read more

  • Tuesday

    4/25/2017 10:29:43 AM, by COOP9002

    it's a wet and cloudy Tuesday. I had to exercise inside again today. hoping to get outside tomorrow. Enjoy your day.... Read more

  • 4/24/17

    4/24/2017 10:19:53 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Monday, monday....had a hectic day at work. Nothing was going right, and I didn't have a break even to run to the bathroom until almost 11:00. ... Read more

  • Monday

    4/24/2017 9:14:12 AM, by COOP9002

    I am trying to get a few things done today, so I can stay ready for whatever may come my way later this week. We have a couple of families going ... Read more

  • Marking time or Writing lines--

    4/24/2017 8:24:50 AM, by WRITEMANN1

    I need to mentally separate myself from my first draft of my novella (James Patterson calls the form Bookshot?). I'll get started on editing for ... Read more

  • 04/23/17

    4/23/2017 10:36:13 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Oh there's no place like home. Got home this evening and got massacre'd by Mikey. I don't think he likes me to go away. He was happy for me t... Read more

  • Sunday

    4/23/2017 8:04:21 PM, by COOP9002

    it's been a good but busy day here in Frederick. looking forward to what this coming week has in store. ... Read more

  • 4/22/17

    4/23/2017 12:01:47 AM, by RHOOK20047

    I know that I have said this before, but I am so proud to be a Missouri Knight of Columbus! At our convention the annual donations were made an... Read more

  • Wet Saturday

    4/22/2017 6:05:56 PM, by COOP9002

    it's a wet and dreary day here in the mid-Atlantic. Thankful for an indoor facility to get some exercise in this morning. Blessings... Read more

  • Word of the Day: green-collar

    4/22/2017 3:58:17 PM, by LT3AG4S

    Word of the Day: green-collar [green-kol-er] http://static.sfdict.com/aud
    io/NEW2014/4419370.mp3 adjective 1. noting or pertaining to w... Read more

  • Day 13 Countdown to Overcome Cravings

    4/22/2017 8:20:21 AM, by OLDEROWL

    A trick of mine to overcome cravings is to think of a countdown to a successful rocket launch to weight loss. Count 5-4-3-2-1 Blast Off as foll... Read more

  • 4/21/17

    4/21/2017 11:56:43 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Been a long day. Rough work day, rained the whole trip to the convention, but dinner with old friend from when I worked at IBM was really nice. ... Read more

  • Well, ahh, umm?

    4/21/2017 10:46:10 PM, by WRITEMANN1

    Phlebotomy's are over (for now). I have my visit with the hematologist first week in May. I should know my prognosis then. Finished my first... Read more

  • Friday

    4/21/2017 5:39:57 PM, by COOP9002

    enjoying a Friday with my wife. we got our grocery shopping done, so now we're hanging out at the house. Blessings... Read more

  • Not just physically tired

    4/21/2017 2:07:04 PM, by NEOMATTLAC

    This week hasn't been great. My downward spiral continues. My energy level is really dropping, making eating right and working out even harder th... Read more

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