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  • Friends ;-) 8/26

    8/26/2014 10:06:40 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Yay!

    8/26/2014 9:11:38 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    So the venue has been reserved for 10am to 6pm and will have the ceremony begin at 11:30 and will last no longer than noon. I have contacted a few DJs and florists and just ordered my wedding invitations :) Things are falling in to place!... Read more

  • Cats ;-) 8/25

    8/25/2014 8:42:17 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Body Aches - Not the Flu, but Caffeine Withdrawals

    8/25/2014 11:54:24 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    This is Day 3, friends!!!!!!!!! Hooray for me. And thank you all for the kind support. It really does help. As I've written, this weaning process has been kinder and gentler than cold turkey that I've done previously. Headache was minimal for the first two days, and pretty much gone now. Wo... Read more

  • Tips To Dropping Weight (over 200 pounds worth!)

    8/25/2014 7:43:10 AM, by ~INDYGIRL

    I used SparkPeople and ate MORE naturally, in other words, less processed foods. I started by eliminating growth hormones, which can make cows fat (and thus the people who eat and drink from the cows fat) from meat and milk and buyi... Read more

  • Video To Chris Downie From the Spark Rally

    8/24/2014 4:02:54 PM, by ~INDYGIRL

    Video to Chris Downie from the Spark Rally Join the Spark Rally Team! www.sparkpeople.com/mysp
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  • ARE MY NORCAL FRIENDS OKAY AFTER BIG EARTHQUAKE?

    8/24/2014 1:08:06 PM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    I hope you're all okay up there; very scary, for sure. Second day of no caffeine. I guess I'm doing fine. Headache is a lot milder than the cold turkey headache, so that's a wonderful thing. Wishing all a good day.... Read more

  • Animals ;-) 8/24

    8/24/2014 12:19:25 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Coming Together

    8/24/2014 12:07:26 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    So we picked out our invites :) it's a pretty white card stock with sea shells on it and navy blue writing. We got the invites with the envelopes, rsvp cards with envelopes, thank you cards with envelopes, and direction cards. I'll be placing my order as soon as I get in touch with the caterer as I ... Read more

  • Well 61 is a magical age!

    8/23/2014 9:29:14 PM, by LIBBYFITZ

    Yes it was the big 61 yesterday and I feel wonderful! Had a lovely healthy lunch at my son and his partner's home. I sent a photo of the diet I am on and they made a wonderful lunch around all the ingredients I am allowed to eat. My biggest surprise was the day bef... Read more

  • weight loss 'clinic" scam

    8/23/2014 7:50:14 PM, by SNOWIEJAZZFAN

    I was talking with a church pal today, she is clearly losing weight. turns out she is going to a "weight loss clinic' that offers weekly support, nutritional counseling all the good-sounding stuff. I checked it out online, it is VERY expensive, $400 for the initial visit!! They put folks on very re... Read more

  • Dogs ;-) 8/23

    8/23/2014 3:20:04 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • GRADUATION DAY (NO CAFFEINE). Just Packed the Coffeemaker Away.

    8/23/2014 12:10:10 PM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    As many of you know, I have tried repeatedly to get myself off caffeine. Although my daily intake was only one small mug of coffee a day (nothing else - I don't drink soda), I am very sensitive to caffeine. Previously, I've done the cold turkey route and have suffered from those detox headach... Read more

  • Weekend Off

    8/23/2014 11:29:38 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Got my walk in already and just doing my Sparkpeople stuff right now. I'm hoping to go fishing with the fiance later and do some of my exercises as well as pick out our invites :) I'm not sure which one I want yet but I think it's going to be 2 birds on a branch with a heart above them as they go in... Read more

  • Wedding

    8/22/2014 9:25:26 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    We went to go look at the venue I was looking at and the fiancé ended up liking it! So after our viewing we sat in the parking lot and called the reservation line and set our date by putting down a $100 deposit. The total for the venue is less than $2,000 and $500 of it we get back because it's a cl... Read more

  • Animal Ads ;-) 8/22

    8/22/2014 3:23:21 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Perseverance

    8/21/2014 8:21:01 PM, by IAMWINNING

    The following is taken from “Jesus Today – Experience Hope Through His Presence” by Sarah Young (who also wrote “Jesus Calling”). The devotional is written as if Jesus is speaking directly to you. The scriptures are from the New International Version, unless otherwise noted. “I am training yo... Read more

  • I Got A Raise

    8/21/2014 7:58:51 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Found out today that I got a .$75 raise!... Read more

  • hurt feelings

    8/21/2014 4:34:19 PM, by BONBON561

    I've lost 10 lbs since Jan 1 this year, I've not gained any weight this month-I've not lost any either, I've a goal picked out if I loose or don't gain this month, and my blood sugar has been good. Why don't I feel good about myself you may ask? The person I babysit for has been saying things to m... Read more

  • Cats ;-) 8/21

    8/21/2014 1:46:28 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • So Often, I Think about Moving to Canada. Caffeine Detox Progress.

    8/21/2014 10:19:31 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    Where is the warmest part? How do I make a living as a foreigner? (have many skills and much experience) I'll have to do a lot of research. Is there anyone out there who has relocated? Or native Canadians with any advice? I've researched moving to another state, but will inherit some of the same... Read more

  • Exhausted

    8/20/2014 8:03:35 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Exhausted but still trying my best to put in the exercise...... Read more

  • Animals ;-) 8/20

    8/20/2014 1:39:24 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Why Is Harry Pooping on the Carpet?

    8/20/2014 10:34:22 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    I've blogged about this before; about once a week or every two weeks, Harry poops on the carpet. I honestly am puzzled why he's doing this. Litter box is kept very clean. Nothing causing anxiety. Carpet is clean. Nothing new as far as food. In fact, nothing is new in his environment. Thi... Read more

  • 5AM Shift

    8/19/2014 9:34:04 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Well today was my first day working from 5am until 2pm for inventory prep... I arrived almost 20 minutes early just to find out there was construction going on by my work and the back gate to the back entrance was locked so I had to walk part of the way to work. When I arrived no one was there so I ... Read more

  • My Fitness Plan or My Car? Hey! They are The Same!

    8/19/2014 2:43:20 PM, by ~INDYGIRL

    Remember to think in FORWARD thoughts and never in reverse. Imagine yourself in a car and just never hit park or reverse... always move forward. Even when you are eating something off track, just take the wheel and turn it back in the right direction. Don't stop! If you blow a tire, don't run a... Read more

  • Dogs ;-) 8/19

    8/19/2014 10:39:44 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • 99-year-old Female Sprinter & 97-year-old Female Rig Driver

    8/19/2014 10:38:16 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    On the MSN website, there are two news stories about these ladies. Honestly, I can't even wrap my mind around what they are doing while most that age are either sick, dying, or dead. The rig driving was a lifelong dream of the 97-year-old and I have to admit that I've always thought it would... Read more

  • The road to competition.. I need your help!

    8/19/2014 10:01:05 AM, by RAVEN_X13

    Hey Sparkland! As some of you may already know, I have been training for my first figure competition for some time now. It is now down to the nitty gritty - my contest is in less than 12 weeks, and I need your help. I have devoted many hours/days/weeks/months of my life towards this goal, as we... Read more

  • I'm Back!

    8/19/2014 2:22:06 AM, by KARENAOM1

    A lot has happened in the 3 years from the last blog entry. I have moved again. I have lost another one of my furry friends, but was lucky enough that he live to the ripe age of 19. I gained more wait than ever, but lost 35 pounds of it. My secret this time was easy in some ways and difficult i... Read more

  • Animal Ads ;-) 8/18

    8/18/2014 11:03:52 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Tkr

    8/18/2014 9:10:09 PM, by MUSIC66

    Well I have a surgery date for a LTKR it will be the 15th of September at tbh feeling nervous as now only four weeks to go for new knee... Read more

  • improvising dinner and it works!

    8/18/2014 7:09:29 PM, by SNOWIEJAZZFAN

    As we get fresh vegetables from farmer's market (or gifts from church members' gardens!) i have been learning some new tastes and combinations. I love to experiment! And my husband is enjoying the new things too. tonight i had some leftover chicken breast meat and a lot of fresh veggies. So i... Read more

  • Anticipate impossibilities

    8/18/2014 6:46:24 PM, by IAMWINNING

    I’ve been wrestling with something I cannot change, and God isn’t, so it’s a real struggle to live with. This devotional hit me between the eyes this morning. (And I’m glad). Perhaps it will be encouraging to you, too. The following devotional is taken from "Jesus Calling" by Sarah Young, an... Read more

  • Morning Shift

    8/18/2014 6:37:17 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Well today I only had to work 3 hours but starting tomorrow I start at 5am and work until 2pm for the next 4 days. i don't know if I'm working this weekend or not but hopefully not! Tomorrow after work we're going to go take a look at the venue :) I'm hoping the venue is everything the photos ... Read more

  • Koko Meets Robin Williams (Guaranteed to Make you Smile)

    8/18/2014 3:48:00 PM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    As many of you probably know, Koko is a 43 -year-old gorilla who has been communicating by American Sign Language all of her life. Just Google or youtube the above title, and you'll see the 2001 meeting with her and Robin Williams. If you don't laugh or smile, I'll eat my hat. (smiling) It's prec... Read more

  • Cats ;-) 8/17

    8/17/2014 7:24:29 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Day Off

    8/17/2014 12:00:57 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    I found out last night that I have today off! I work as a cashier on Monday and Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday I will be doing inventory prep from 5am to 2pm. I ended up with 39 hours for this upcoming week and just completed 21.75 hours so this pay period should be an okay amount. I got p... Read more

  • out of town

    8/16/2014 11:52:41 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Problem Solved & Friend's Doc Appt on Sept 8

    8/16/2014 7:06:05 PM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    Well, thanks to some advice by sparkfriends, I resolved that awful problem that was obstructing my use of this site. Thanks, pals. My friend has received his referral to a neurologist although his doc still insists its only anxiety and to take those pills. Nope, it's not anxiety but there are... Read more

  • UGH

    8/16/2014 11:29:05 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Finding out that you work at the last minute sucks. Schedules don't get posted until Saturday but since I closed last night I got to find out I work today 4:30pm-9:15pm and tomorrow 9am-6:00pm. So much to do today...... Read more

  • Benefits of a heart made cheerful in the Lord

    8/15/2014 5:35:06 PM, by IAMWINNING

    The following is taken from “Jesus Today – Experience Hope Through His Presence” by Sarah Young (who also wrote “Jesus Calling”). The devotional is written as if Jesus is speaking directly to you. The scriptures are from the New International Version, unless otherwise noted. “A cheerful heart... Read more

  • "When things go 'wrong' "

    8/15/2014 5:23:55 PM, by IAMWINNING

    The following devotional is taken from "Jesus Calling" by Sarah Young, and is written as if Jesus is speaking to you. The scripture is from the NIV. “I am the God of all time and all that is. Seek Me not only in the morning quietness but consistently throughout the day. Do not let unexpected ... Read more

  • Tired

    8/15/2014 11:47:25 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Really tired :( I have work tonight working the closing shift ugh.... I've never done a closing shift before.... Read more

  • Animal Ads ;-) 8/15

    8/15/2014 9:33:48 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • POP-UP AD WORSE TODAY IN OBSTRUCTING SP USE & UPDATE ON FRIEND

    8/15/2014 8:18:47 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    To clarify yesterday's blog, I have an incredible anti-virus program. I have my pop-up blocker on. I've contacted the SP Help Desk (btw, in order to do this, you have to watch yet another ad! Can you believe it?). This is the only site I'm having trouble with. Today, the Teavana ad is even more... Read more

  • Work

    8/14/2014 7:35:43 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Signed up 3 people total in 2 days for club Orchard :) I was told yesterday I had 130 transactions and more than half were rewards members and out of the ones that weren't I signed up 2 people. I work again tomorrow for closing shift :) Wedding planning is going well. Can't wait to check out an... Read more

  • Dogs ;-) 8/14

    8/14/2014 6:11:05 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • I MIGHT NOT BE ABLE TO CONTINUE ON SP DUE TO SP AD VIRUS

    8/14/2014 8:31:30 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    This is not just another annoying pop-up, as I've grown used to the massive number of ads on SP. (yes, I know the drill - it keeps it free) As of last night and into today, this ad pops up with every single click on this site. And sometimes in the middle of what I'm doing. I've tried everyth... Read more

  • 8 Hour Shift

    8/13/2014 10:57:31 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Had my first 8 hour shift in 6 years! It was brutal but just glad I made it through to the end. I think I did okay for it being my 2nd day on the cash register... still getting used to it but getting the hang of it. After work I came home and got dinner ready, went for my 3.25 mile walk, did my... Read more

  • Contractors - What an Adventure

    8/13/2014 5:00:14 PM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    I've been meeting with contractors for a variety of potential projects here and it's been exhausting and frustrating. Nothing that we don't know when trying to find competent, reasonable, RELIABLE people. Here's to a happy, healthy day.... Read more

  • Cats ;-) 8/13

    8/13/2014 1:26:35 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • Training Day

    8/12/2014 6:47:53 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Today was my first day of training on the cash register. It was my first time ever using a cash register so it was weird and took some getting used to but once I practice more I should have it nailed down pretty easily. I'm good with computers and it's basically like a computer. We trained on it for... Read more

  • Water World ;-) 8/12

    8/12/2014 11:11:41 AM, by PDSLIM

    In today's news www.grindtv.com/outdoor/
    nature/post/new-yorks-bigg
    est-stars-humpback-whales/ ... Read more

  • Robin Williams, Depression, Fridge

    8/12/2014 9:55:49 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    Very sad news and super-hard on his family. Seems like we as a society are making no inroads as to truly helping people with depression aside from giving them meds. And we are a long way from removing the stigma associated with mental illness. Sad. He brought so much laughter and joy to others, ... Read more

  • Wedding Plans

    8/11/2014 4:58:02 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    I'm still in shock that I'm engaged! oh my goodness!! So I have my flower girl, matron of honor, and bridesmaids confirmed :) One of my bridesmaids found out she is pregnant and is due in March and might not be able to do the wedding but she is going to talk to her husband and figure it out (they li... Read more

  • week in review

    8/11/2014 12:28:57 PM, by PANDABEAR42

    Had a super busy week last week. went for a smush-a -gram Tuesday (my way of saying a mammogram). Now waiting for the results. must make an appointment for next week. Was busy making craft items for weekends craft fair. Weather was beautiful. Couldn't ask for a better weekend. The temp. w... Read more

  • Healing Freedom in Jesus Christ

    8/11/2014 11:21:36 AM, by IAMWINNING

    The following is taken from “Jesus Today – Experience Hope Through His Presence” by Sarah Young (who also wrote “Jesus Calling”). The devotional is written as if Jesus is speaking directly to you. The scriptures are from the New International Version, unless otherwise noted. “I came into your... Read more

  • Medical Thoughts/Feedback/Advice Needed for a Friend

    8/11/2014 11:04:27 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    Like many men, my friend will ordinarily not go to the doc. So when he did, I knew this was particularly troublesome for him. He's got skin sensations over all of his body of burning and tingling. Can't figure out any cause/effect, it's been going on for a couple of months. When he wen... Read more

  • Friends ;-) 8/11

    8/11/2014 9:28:33 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • I'm....

    8/10/2014 11:16:18 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    I'm ENGAGED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We went to the Jack of All Trades event yesterday and walked around and took a look at the different vendors that were set up and we were able to buy a few things. Afterwards we went to the movies and watched Lucy. After that we went ... Read more

  • Animals ;-) 8/7

    8/10/2014 12:43:45 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • And Also, Meteor Showers Due (100 per hour!)

    8/10/2014 12:01:49 PM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    Yes, I love celestial things. (smiling) Just heard an astronomer talking about how the meteors may be hard to see because of the brightness of the super moon. The super moon is the result of it being full when it is at its closest point to the earth. Can you imagine the gravity pull?! Best time... Read more

  • Tracking well, love Sparkpeople!

    8/10/2014 3:46:11 AM, by LIBBYFITZ

    Hello everyone, Thank you for your supportive comments. Survived 2 weeks back at work after my 2 weeks off on stress leave. I have another nurse helping out 3 days one week and 4 days the 2nd week. So this has given me a chance to start catchi... Read more

  • Cats ;-) 8/9

    8/9/2014 1:25:51 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • It's a Date!

    8/9/2014 11:22:14 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    So I planned our anniversary date for today. I decided we're going to Jack London Square in Oakland to see the Jack of All Trades event that is put on every month. It features vintage and antique items, music, free workshops, and items made by indie designers and craftsmen (jewelry, clothes, etc.). ... Read more

  • Super Moon This Weekend

    8/9/2014 9:30:40 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    I hope I remember to look up and appreciate the Super Moon this weekend. It's when the moon appears to be very large in the sky. Last one was awesome. Wishing all a happy, healthy weekend.... Read more

  • Start Down The Yellow Brick Road

    8/8/2014 2:44:04 PM, by ~INDYGIRL

    Rode my bike for the third time and fell again, this hurting my knee and shoulder, both of which already need surgery. Also pulled on a hernia, which is now protruding and hurting more. In a few days, I plan to adjust the bike seat lower and go at it again. Why? Because I fell when I first tried... Read more

  • Planning

    8/8/2014 11:26:05 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Looking up places to go this weekend or things to do. Since the bf isn't good at planning I figured I'll just do it lol. Maybe next year he will make an effort to plan something but if not it's okay, I've learned to accept the fact he just isn't a planner. Can't wait to go back to work next wee... Read more

  • Dogs ;-) 8/8

    8/8/2014 10:47:15 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • NEW FRIDGE COMING, NO FOOD AROUND

    8/8/2014 8:39:00 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    On Sunday, my new fridge will be delivered. I have been finishing food on-hand with a plan. And the cupboards are almost bare; as they empty out, I see how much of my behavior is habit as I go to peruse the selection to munch. There is no selection. Maybe I should keep them empty. (smiling) ... Read more

  • Day 2 & Anniversary Redemption

    8/7/2014 9:40:15 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Today was my second day of orientation for the job :) I got 2 work shirts, my own locker, my employee ID number, a Carhartt tool belt, a lanyard, and as a group of three we got to take 6 online e-courses with quizzes. One of the quizzes we took earned us a pin to attach to our shirt and a card to at... Read more

  • Animal Ads ;-) 8/7

    8/7/2014 2:09:52 PM, by PDSLIM

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  • scale finally going the right direction again

    8/6/2014 1:54:47 PM, by SNOWIEJAZZFAN

    Scale's moving DOWN again!! it's been a while! i sort of forgot that when one loses 48 lbs in a year, one's metabolism will change...a lot. And mine seems to have done just that. plateau for 6 months, even gained a few pounds back, which I HATE. But got serious again about tracking, min... Read more

  • Anniversary

    8/6/2014 11:30:37 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    I have a bunch of reading to do for the job... I started it last night and got through a good portion of it but I'll finish it up today. I have to go back in tomorrow at 9am for some more orientation. Yesterday it was just a group of three new hires that sat through orientation and the same three of... Read more

  • Cats ;-) 8/6

    8/6/2014 10:50:00 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • First Day

    8/5/2014 6:50:57 PM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    My first day of orientation went great! I set my alarm for 6:20am so I could have enough time to get my sick uncle's clothes set out for him and got his stuff ready for a shower. I also went for my 3.25 mile morning walk and got a few of my exercises in before I had to get ready to leave. I arrived ... Read more

  • Feathers ;-) 8/5

    8/5/2014 10:19:21 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • Happy Birthday. Shasta11

    8/5/2014 1:07:51 AM, by WILLOW49

    God gave a gift to the world when you were born— a person who loves, who cares, who sees a person's need and fills it, who encourages and lifts people up, who spends energy on others rather than herself, someone who touches each life she enters, and makes a difference in the world, b... Read more

  • I Think I Inadvertently Insulted My Friend About Her Dog's Weight!!!!

    8/4/2014 1:23:19 PM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    I just stopped by for a brief visit with a friend and she's got one of the cutest dogs in the whole universe. First of all, I'm not a mean-spirited person so this did not come out to be meant as an insult. I was talking to the dog and he's like a little huggy bear; I said that I wish he'd eat... Read more

  • Feeling Overwhelmed?

    8/4/2014 1:14:16 PM, by IAMWINNING

    The following is taken from “Jesus Today – Experience Hope Through His Presence” by Sarah Young (who also wrote “Jesus Calling”). The devotional is written as if Jesus is speaking directly to you. “When you are feeling overwhelmed by your circumstances, take time to listen to Me. Hear Me sayi... Read more

  • Preserving the Harvest - 2014

    8/4/2014 11:34:37 AM, by CMBELISLE

    As some of you know, I have started growing a garden each year and doing my best to preserve the harvest. This year we planted 16 tomatoes, 4 jalapeno peppers, 1 chile pepper, 2 banana peppers, 6 yellow squash, 6 zucchinis, 4 rows of pole beans (disaster), 5 rows of corn, some cucumbers, some pumpki... Read more

  • Laundry!

    8/4/2014 11:14:11 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    The washer and dryer have been installed! I did several loads of laundry yesterday and was able to get all caught up on laundry. Today hopefully won't be as stressful but we'll see. I went to Goodwill and got a pair of basic blue jeans for work :) They look practically brand new and were only $... Read more

  • Dogs ;-) 8/4

    8/4/2014 10:59:22 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • Busy Busy

    8/3/2014 11:12:29 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Yesterday was definitely a very full day! I cleaned the bathroom (swept and mopped the floor, cleaned the mirrors, cleaned the toilet, and cleaned the sink and counter tops), vacuumed the entire house and sprayed Febreeze in each room, cleaned the kitchen (swept and mopped the floor, cleaned the tab... Read more

  • Happy Birthday Baggy

    8/3/2014 11:03:22 AM, by PDSLIM

    It's his 3rd birthday. He's grown from a scared guy - afraid of any hand into my loving shadow. Comes up for his morning snuggle when I start to wake up. Loves to nap on 'his' corner of my desk & sits in front of my monitor if I forget to pet him for too long. Read more

  • Updates - Fridge, Cat's Eyeballs, Caffeine Detox, etc.

    8/3/2014 10:41:31 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    Hi there, spark friends! Hope all's well at your little corner of the world. Thought I'd pop in to update on a few topics. Thanks for all the feedback on fridges. After careful consideration, I ordered and have mine being delivered next Sunday. I'm excited. Went a bit bigger, and basic fr... Read more

  • Saddened and a little angry

    8/2/2014 9:41:56 PM, by IAMWINNING

    I've seen some of the movies Hollywood has made, supposedly based on the Bible; and the ones I've seen have at least been recognizable as Bible stories. Not so with the current movie "Noah". Living rock creatures that were angels come to earth as "watchers"? Noah convinced that all humans were to... Read more

  • Thanks to you all!

    8/2/2014 3:44:51 PM, by WILLOW49

    Thanks for commenting on my blog, page, feed, and giving me goodies. Right now I'm not able to respond to each of you, but I will get there. I sure appreciate all of you kind words! Surgery went very well even though there was a 2 hour delay. I was able to walk about 1 hour after surgery wit... Read more

  • Spark Time???

    8/2/2014 12:45:09 PM, by PANDABEAR42

    My time on Spark is going to be very limited from now until Christmas. i have way too many things to do and am already loosing brain cells. i have 3 up coming craft fairs i do with my wreaths i make for fall. ... Read more

  • Woo Hoo

    8/2/2014 11:29:37 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    I got an e-mail yesterday from the new job! They confirmed my orientation for next Tuesday at 9am and my pre-employment checks came back with good results :) I can't wait to start working again and I know it will help boost my self-esteem and to help me not feel so useless and lazy, like I'm actuall... Read more

  • Cats ;-) 8/2

    8/2/2014 11:20:26 AM, by PDSLIM

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  • July Challenge Totals

    8/1/2014 11:35:45 AM, by LUCKYLISA12002

    Here are my July Challenge totals! My numbers are on the left and the challenge number totals are on the right. I am super proud of myself that I not only made it through this month but didn't allow any slacking when it came to my exercise routine. squats: 5,650/3,295 pushups: 3,100/693 ... Read more

  • Friday 8/1/14

    8/1/2014 10:32:10 AM, by IAMWINNING

    Our blood bank often gives something when we try to donate. Today's gift was this t-shirt. I also got a coupon for Isaacs which we may or may not get to. Why do I donate? Because I can. Because almost 36 years ago I nee... Read more

  • Friends ;-) 8/1

    8/1/2014 2:07:08 AM, by PDSLIM

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