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  • equilibrium

    2/9/2016 5:56:51 AM, by JSTETSER

    Today I got up and my balance is WAY off. I think that I have an inner ear problem. Are there any simple solutions to this? I am going to my d... Read more


    2/8/2016 10:44:57 PM, by HDEGMD

    Put food aside. Because I have been on a campaign to seriously declutter everything I am so much more aware of stuff to store. And there is... Read more

  • 2/8/2016: Decision time :(

    2/8/2016 7:35:49 PM, by RAYLINSTEPHENS

    2/08/2016: I had a decision to make and I made it. With Ray's health in question, I am not able to get in the exercise and calories burne... Read more

  • Snow, Eleven Weeks and 20 Pounds

    2/8/2016 9:25:12 AM, by JENNKFIT

    This year we have off for Lunar New Year. In NYC it is a very popular holiday and a huge percentage of students miss school for it, so the mayor... Read more

  • Hearts and deeds

    2/8/2016 5:35:58 AM, by JSTETSER

    Lots of hearts for the kids to use I wonder just... Read more

  • Lina's Valentine Dress

    2/7/2016 6:04:50 AM, by JSTETSER

    These dresses are so cute, and best of all they are... Read more

  • Bad Weather Hike

    2/6/2016 6:16:20 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yesterday school was cancelled at the last possible minute. I was already at school, preparing my lessons. It turned out to be a great day to t... Read more

  • On a Budget? Emi's Tips for Losing Weight on a Budget :)

    2/5/2016 7:27:19 PM, by OMNOMKAWAII

    I thought eating super healthy was expensive, but if you are cooking your own meals it isn't so bad. We ate so much processed junk and sugary stu... Read more

  • Stretched

    2/5/2016 5:32:28 AM, by JSTETSER

    Today I am feeling stretched! Pulled in many directions and a bit uncomfortable. I am dealing with an adult bully at my work, and learning h... Read more

  • Learning to Trust

    2/4/2016 5:18:31 AM, by JSTETSER

    They that trust in the Lord shall be as Mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever. Psalm 125:1 I have never been to Israel and ... Read more

  • The Mountains are calling,

    2/3/2016 5:23:57 AM, by JSTETSER

    The Mountains are calling, and I must go!~John Muir ... Read more

  • GOOD NEWS? 15 Pounds Lost & an Early Spring!

    2/2/2016 2:40:01 PM, by OMNOMKAWAII

    First of all... I LOST 15 POUNDS! WOOHOO!!! *happy victory dance* Not only did I step on the scale today and see that I finally lost that la... Read more

  • A brighter day

    2/2/2016 5:24:13 AM, by JSTETSER

    I'm going to make today a lot brighter with a smile on my face and a kind word in my mouth. Read more

  • My Solar System

    2/1/2016 5:26:31 AM, by JSTETSER

    Every time the sun shines, I have one more reason to smile! My solar panels are making energy, and my electric bill is going down. Our SunRun S... Read more

  • Quitting Quliting

    1/31/2016 5:32:37 AM, by JSTETSER

    This last quilt has a sad finish. I bought a simple panel of material so that my dear mother could have an easier time working with the fabri... Read more


    1/30/2016 8:23:31 AM, by HDEGMD

    I have had 2 cake mixes sitting on my shelf for quite awhile. I have been trying to decide over these several weeks, just when is the best time ... Read more

  • My Birthday

    1/30/2016 5:42:32 AM, by JSTETSER

    I spent the day teaching my great students and working with the great staff at James Faulkner Elementary School. I received the gift of some gre... Read more

  • Turning 60

    1/29/2016 5:18:43 AM, by JSTETSER

    Thank you Lord for the first 60 years. Your kindness is evident all around me. The best is yet to come! Read more

  • Bitter or Batter-It's your choice

    1/28/2016 5:29:51 AM, by JSTETSER

    In everyone of life's situations, we have a choice. ... Read more

  • Baby Quilts

    1/27/2016 5:27:30 AM, by JSTETSER

    Baby Quilts “The great-grand babies are special and each must have a baby quilt!” says to my mom, Glenna Gray. Lillian’s daughter Kylee was fi... Read more

  • Quilts for my sons

    1/26/2016 5:17:59 AM, by JSTETSER

    In 2005 when Sam and Divine announced their engagement, I decided to make my first quilt, and my mom decided to help me with this massive project... Read more

  • Urgent prayer request

    1/25/2016 11:42:31 PM, by LADYVOLSFAN1954

    I have an urgent prayer request tonight. A few hours ago my youngest brother, Todd, texted me that our Dad was in the hospital and to call our ot... Read more

  • Daily Good Deed

    1/25/2016 1:54:21 PM, by DENNIS2014

    Everyday I try to do a good deed for someone else. I've found the most successful good deeds are ones you perform which are totally unexpected, ... Read more


    1/25/2016 12:30:16 PM, by HDEGMD

    Whenever I have a doctor's appointment for results of tests, I think of food. And so the fight starts. To eat right or wrong. Yep that's the f... Read more

  • Feeling Okay On Monday

    1/25/2016 6:18:35 AM, by JENNKFIT

    Big Blizzard for us, over 30 inches in some places. I only got 13. Our schools are open today which is crazy. The roads aren't plowed, the bus... Read more

  • My First Quilts

    1/25/2016 5:32:33 AM, by JSTETSER

    I remember receiving a quilt from my Mom when I was first married. I loved the warm feeling of love that quilt gave to me, in both the good time... Read more

  • Cold Brewing Bounty (of Coffee)!

    1/24/2016 4:02:54 PM, by BECCABOO127

    Well, I read the article from Spark People the other day about cold brewing coffee, and I went on Amazon immediately to get a "toddy" system. ... Read more

  • Piecing it all together

    1/24/2016 5:24:11 AM, by JSTETSER

    My family is filled with fabric, and it seems that my mother and I were cut from different kinds. We do not agree on child rearing, politics, th... Read more

  • Kindness is like the snow

    1/23/2016 5:32:35 AM, by JSTETSER

    Acts of kindness can change the day completely. ... Read more

  • A Snow Day by Heinlein

    1/22/2016 1:47:44 PM, by SWDESERTLOVER

    Hi. My name is Heinlein and I'm staying with my grandma right now and her little girl Sahara. See how sweet I am? They say pitbulls are viciou... Read more

  • The Baking Stone

    1/22/2016 5:21:24 AM, by JSTETSER

    The baking stone Extravagance. Not really needed. Why would anyone spend $40 on a stone baking sheet when an aluminum sheet costs $5? We... Read more


    1/21/2016 12:33:20 PM, by HDEGMD

    "Live only for the hour and it's allotted work...set earnestly at the little task at your elbow..our plain duty is ..NOT TO SEE WHAT LIES DIMLY A... Read more

  • The Wall Mural

    1/21/2016 5:28:17 AM, by JSTETSER

    Here is a poem taken from a time in the 1990's. This trip to Bogota, Colombia changed my perspective and my life. Bogota Shopping far from h... Read more

  • A table full of heart

    1/20/2016 5:26:46 AM, by JSTETSER

    A table full of hearts what will they make? Hear... Read more

  • A good friend

    1/19/2016 5:21:39 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yesterday a good friend made the ultimate sacrifice for me. She loaned me her sewing machine. I am not as skilled of a seamstress as she, but s... Read more

  • Health Update

    1/18/2016 10:39:14 PM, by LADYVOLSFAN1954

    As most of you know I've been having a terrible time with constant headaches and three times weekly major migraines. I classify my migraines as m... Read more

  • Learning a New Skill

    1/18/2016 5:40:09 AM, by JSTETSER

    My little grandchild Lina loves finger puppets. Since I spend a limited amount of time with her, I have decided to connect with her in a "crafty... Read more

  • What you see....

    1/17/2016 9:58:43 AM, by RAYLINSTEPHENS

    Today I present you with an oldie but a goodie. The perfect way to determine how hungry you are: Read more

  • Yesterday's "once a week cooking"

    1/17/2016 6:17:36 AM, by JSTETSER

    Saturday was the day for me to cook up a storm. It was quite a mess, but I do not mind cleaning once big mess as opposed to 6-7 smaller ones. F... Read more

  • Getting UP!

    1/16/2016 6:39:33 AM, by JSTETSER

    The bed is warm, the floor is cold. I must be brave, I must be BOLD! The time has come, I cannot stay and lose the best part of th... Read more

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