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  • Don't get used up

    11/28/2015 6:43:21 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    The great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up." Albert Schweitzer Have multiple passions in life. Don... Read more

  • Day 28 of 30

    11/28/2015 1:19:41 PM, by CANOEGIRL04

    My streak is still alive! This week I have had some paddling, running, weight lifting, and yoga. Lots of different ways to keep me moving is a ... Read more

  • Looking for Solutions to Chronic Back Pain

    11/28/2015 5:12:47 AM, by JSTETSER

    When the weather gets cold and damp, old aches and pains in my back reappear. They are starting to affect my sleep. If you have a condition lik... Read more

  • Don't worry

    11/27/2015 7:21:31 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    Don't fear God. Don't worry about death ; What is good is easy to get, and what is terrible is easy to endure, " Epicurus We spend so much o... Read more

  • 'Honest' and 'Abe'

    11/27/2015 11:58:38 AM, by SPARKCHANTAL

    while channel surfing on thursday, i just happened to hit the exact moment obama was getting ready to pardon the turkeys. there he was, standing ... Read more

  • Remember the beautiful

    11/27/2015 4:52:18 AM, by JSTETSER

    Always think on the beautiful things of life, and ... Read more

  • Being thankful for the gift of you

    11/26/2015 8:44:20 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    "If only you could sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to people you may never even dream of. Th... Read more

  • Winner -Not!!

    11/26/2015 6:43:23 PM, by _LINDA

    I have been scratching to win an Air Miles contest online for a month now without any luck, so when I logged in to play the daily contest this mo... Read more

  • A Double-Dose of Patience!

    11/26/2015 5:28:07 AM, by JSTETSER

    Thanksgiving dinner and family. Keeping my 93 year old Mom on an even keel with 20 people in the house. This is my day. Read more

  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    11/25/2015 7:20:13 PM, by BA5454

    I hope you and yours have a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving! Read more

  • Thanksgiving Eve Hike

    11/25/2015 6:55:35 PM, by HIPPYJONJON

    I am so thankful that there are such interesting pl... Read more

  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    11/25/2015 6:46:45 PM, by _LINDA

    Happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends! I am thankful for this website (Thank you Chris !!) and all the wonderful people who have crossed... Read more

  • Canned fat

    11/25/2015 3:59:06 PM, by JPTOWNSEND

    I've lost 15 pounds so far this time around. Here's what 15 pounds looks like in cans. :) It's in My photos. Didn't know how to make it sh... Read more

  • Day 1 again...

    11/25/2015 3:23:38 PM, by AIRA_DIAMOND

    You know how they say, 'if you're tired of starting over, stop giving up'? Well that's where I am now. And I guess it's not that I've ever 'sto... Read more

  • Accepting Others

    11/25/2015 5:24:53 AM, by JSTETSER

    Today I am going to accept my loved ones for who they are, faults and all. God grant me the serenity to accept the people that I cannot change.... Read more

  • Figgy Managing Stress at highest level - Level how many I don't know either...

    11/25/2015 3:18:34 AM, by MSFIGGY

    If life is a test; then I can tell I am definitely not free from this test... Just like everyone else have their own struggles I am struggling wi... Read more

  • I am not a fan of aging

    11/24/2015 7:23:18 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    "Everybody's there own kind of a damn fool. I'll bet even you think now and then of opportunities missed and think you could have done perhaps ... Read more

  • Hiking Again!

    11/24/2015 5:39:14 AM, by JSTETSER

    Sunday was a great day for us! The weather was cold, raw and damp. People stayed away from Monadnock in droves. We had the Dublin Trail to our... Read more

  • Dealing with Stress - BEFORE- AFTER

    11/24/2015 5:15:56 AM, by MSFIGGY

    I been thinking of writing this earlier but I chose to wait for sometime to pass to make sure the strength I felt is not a temporary moment feeli... Read more

  • Got a Finis!

    11/23/2015 11:20:56 PM, by 666K9S

    It was actually delivered yesterday but I had some trouble charging it up and couldn't get it to work right on the test swim. Today was a D... Read more

  • Give yourself a break

    11/23/2015 7:20:39 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    " You're not supposed to understand everything " Rod Steiger Give yourself a break now and then . You are human . Do what you can and forget... Read more

  • Pre and Post Workout Fuel

    11/23/2015 1:55:09 PM, by JPTOWNSEND

    Pre-workout ideas 15 minutes before workout fruit and greek yogurt - Cottage cheese and fruit just fruit a couple hours before ... Read more

  • Turkeys

    11/23/2015 5:29:59 AM, by JSTETSER

    We did it. We bought a big one. Much bigger than we need. What will we do with a 20 pound turkey? We will share with our family! I'll ha... Read more

  • Back To Smoking...

    11/22/2015 10:09:38 PM, by _LINDA

    ...Or might as well take it up!! After a month of glorious fresh air, being able to leave my bedroom door open, and hanging coats in the entranc... Read more

  • I believe in the God in me

    11/22/2015 7:42:43 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    " I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the color and fragrance of a flower--- the Light in my darkness the ... Read more

  • Back after band season

    11/22/2015 7:28:42 PM, by DEB9021

    whew! First non-band Saturday in a long time! Mid -October through mid-November turns weekends into a blur as we are on the road for long days (a... Read more

  • The Family Refugee

    11/22/2015 5:56:40 AM, by JSTETSER

    My ancestor left his home country while being persecuted for his faith. He didnít have the money to pay for passage to the US, and became an ind... Read more

  • 3 weeks down!

    11/21/2015 8:58:11 PM, by CANOEGIRL04

    Blogging from my phone, so I will keep it short. 3 weeks into 30 min of activity a day, and it feels like a really nice habit. I love the challen... Read more

  • Yoga Class

    11/21/2015 4:57:50 PM, by BA5454

    Can I say that I loved it? It's the first yoga I've... Read more

  • 14 Days of THANKFULNESS...Day 1...

    11/21/2015 1:38:14 PM, by MOM4HOCKEY

    I am GRATEFUL that my husband and I have the ability to give back to our community. One of my goals at work was to head up the Annual Food Drive ... Read more

  • I Thank God For YOU!

    11/21/2015 6:06:21 AM, by JSTETSER

    This year, I am thanking God for the people in my life. I have walked up to some of them and said, "I thank God for you!" Eyes get large, an... Read more

  • Torn To Pieces

    11/20/2015 10:38:46 PM, by _LINDA
    watch?v=e8A9J94UWI8 As I sit here nursing yet another failing body part back to health, I get ... Read more

  • reward yourself

    11/20/2015 9:35:32 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    It's Happy Aloha Friday it's the day I reward myself for working all week and staying healthy , So I start out by buying myself a coffee and a ... Read more

  • A New Attitude!

    11/20/2015 5:24:41 AM, by JSTETSER

    Today it is time for a new attitude! An attitude of ... Read more

  • Friday's Elephant

    11/19/2015 8:18:17 PM, by BA5454

    How can one picture so eloquently capture what I'd like my Friday to be like? Read more

  • Last day swimming with the team

    11/19/2015 8:10:28 PM, by 666K9S

    I go back to my regular schedule tomorrow, but tomorrow will be a day of rest. No swimming. Next week I will be swimming at my usual time so I wo... Read more

  • doing it a different way

    11/19/2015 7:36:43 PM, by ALEXSGIRL1

    "Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well." Jean-Jacques Rousseau Today I made pulled pork from a healthy rec... Read more

  • Thursday, Nov 19

    11/19/2015 7:44:29 AM, by MISSHARTUNG1

    It's been a decent but frazzled week. After our crazy busy weekend last weekend things have started to taper down for us, but I can tell I'm tire... Read more

  • Better Tomorrow's

    11/19/2015 5:34:02 AM, by JSTETSER

    I'm living today to make a better tomorrow. Maybe I ... Read more

  • 18 days into #Find30

    11/18/2015 8:20:32 PM, by CANOEGIRL04

    18 days into the challenge, and I haven't had a single skip, cheat, or short workout. Even last weekend, when I literally had to divide my worko... Read more

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