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  • it's sunday

    9/21/2014 2:50:23 PM, by MOMMY445

    a day to enjoy! sunny and mild here today. woo hoo! working on some of my homework today, so i can enjoy the rest of my day. all of the birds say hello,hello! my daughter sends hugs! have a wonderful day,all!... Read more

  • Day 29

    9/21/2014 2:04:36 PM, by JUSTCONFUZZLED

    Something amusing about me: I sleep eat. I have for a long time. It's embarrassing, and I generally hesitate talking about it because people think I'm nuts. I learned about the fact that I do this in two ways... 1. Dad is up weird hours, so sometimes he'll see me. I'll get ... Read more

  • Cardinals

    9/21/2014 7:39:30 AM, by OHANAMAMA

    These are the cardinals I watched build a nest outside my window at work earlier this summer. It appears there was only one chick hatched. I don't know how many eggs she laid... perhaps it was just the one... anyhow, this is a video I took of the parents feeding it. I apologize for the shakiness of ... Read more

  • new gym clothes

    9/21/2014 2:03:32 AM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    Well i was thinking since im going to get a gym membership i might aa well get some gym clothes to go with it. Im just not sure wether to get them from where i work because i do get a discount on them but they are still expensive or from Amazon where its cheaper but take longer to get. Ugh i want th... Read more

  • Lost 4.6 lbs this week...

    9/20/2014 10:35:28 PM, by PAZUZURISES

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  • My mom is awesome!

    9/20/2014 9:05:21 PM, by CATTUTT

    So, I bought new shoes a couple weeks ago, and it seems I've made a mistake. The mistake of buying cheap shoes. They're not supportive enough, especially considering I'm already prone to plantar fasciitis. I was looking for a new pair online tonight and chatting with my mom at the same time. She... Read more

  • Friday night & Saturday

    9/20/2014 8:34:18 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    Last night after 3 hours of helping my friends move to their new home, I was watching the Pirates. At the top of the 7th inning the Pirates were behind 0 - 2. I was having a hard time concentrating on the game and had about given up. So I decided much needed sleep was a higher priority. I slept for ... Read more

  • My expectations for BLC26 aka Midnight Mustangs

    9/20/2014 5:31:55 PM, by SEEMAINE1

    My expectations for BLC26... 1. I will chat every day. That way I'll always know how my friends are and I'm not hiding in my depression. 2. I will get in the 220's before the end of the 12-week challenge. 3. I will participate in eve... Read more

  • music i love

    9/20/2014 2:58:38 PM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    There are manybands that i like but i seem to have ones that i gravitate towards more then others. That would be in the relm of punk rock: Green Day, The Offspring, The Ramones, The Misfits, Bad Religion, The Clash, The Sex Pistols, NOFX, Pink, Avril Lavigne Thrash Metal: Megadeth, Metallica, Slip... Read more

  • it's saturday

    9/20/2014 2:35:42 PM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter finished reading the book that she got out from the library last week. now she is reading another one. i will continue to encourage her love of reading. she has finished a book before me this time. sometimes, we will just sit quietly together and be reading from different books. i treasu... Read more

  • Day 28

    9/20/2014 11:07:11 AM, by JUSTCONFUZZLED

    SiL is coming over today, and she's bringing BBQ for her, dad, and hubby. Being a vegetarian, I don't eat BBQ. She wanted to bring me something, and I tried to convince her she didn't have to, but she was persistent and I finally asked her to bring salad. Evidently she'd tried to talk to hubb... Read more

  • 1st Day Okay But Not Perfect

    9/20/2014 10:24:25 AM, by PATTYKLAVER

    I did okay yesterday as far as my new schedule. A kink that I found that I have is Mom. She will be 84 in a couple weeks. The past year has been very difficult for her. The wintertime sickness sure has taken it's toll. She's frail and it's hard for her to get around. Short-term memory has cert... Read more

  • lost 1 more lb and gained friends

    9/19/2014 10:46:11 PM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    I went from 147lbs to 146lbs. Im happy that i am sticking to my weight loss no matter what im going through. My ups and downs dont deter me from being healthy. I think of myself as a strong human being and deserve to be happy. My sparkpeople friends are awesome there are some that i have gotten clos... Read more

  • Expectations for BLC 26 etc.

    9/19/2014 10:40:21 PM, by ZMICHE

    I have many expectations for the next 12 weeks. However I know that if I try to incorporate them all it won't be pretty. Especially considering that I have been struggling lately to just get the basics down. Three of the bigger things are 1. Exercise 2. Tracking 3. Food planning and pr... Read more

  • Day 66 of 135 - record # of steps

    9/19/2014 9:35:57 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    This will be very quick tonight - had a record # of steps today - 13,486 - almost 2 miles of that was running today. I used to wonder how could people possible get 5,000 steps, never mind 10,000 steps. I don't usually get 10,000 steps per day - usually it's closer to between 5000 and 7500. So it was... Read more

  • Movin' Friday

    9/19/2014 9:04:16 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    Unexpectedly, at about 1 pm as I was about to take an afternoon nap after an early and busy morning, my friend Mike called and asked for help. I have known Mike and his wife for about three years and they are in the middle of moving. So I would help and spent the next three hours helping Mike and Jo... Read more

  • Another 2 workout day...

    9/19/2014 8:56:55 PM, by CATTUTT

    I woke up ridiculously early this morning. I was having trouble sleeping and got tired of rolling around, so I gave up and got up 2 1/2 hours earlier than I normally do. That was not my ideal way to start the day, but it has gotten better from there. I sat down and played online for a bit a... Read more

  • Every life has death and every light has shadow. Be content to stand in the light and let the shadow

    9/19/2014 5:39:52 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    Every life has death and every light has shadow. Be content to stand in the light and let the shadow fall where it will. ~Mary Stewart ... Read more

  • Back again...

    9/19/2014 3:55:36 PM, by TIREDOFME21

    I loved my time on Spark! I did great, loved the friends I made, and learned how to start new good habits. But of course life gets in the way. Losing my job was really hard and made it hard for me to access Spark daily. Which of course made me lose interest. I did stay within the limits I le... Read more

  • it's friday

    9/19/2014 3:31:38 PM, by MOMMY445

    another week is coming to a close. i heard from another place where i had applied for a job. they are having interviews next wednesday. so i let them know i am definitely available on wednesday to come for an interview. then i heard from another place that may want to see me for a interview, for a d... Read more

  • starting a new chapter in my life

    9/19/2014 3:07:32 PM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    well yesterday i found out that a so called friend of mine, someone who i cared very much about was using me. so i decided to just drop him as a friend even though i cared about him, it hurt a lot but what hurt more was the fact that he took advantage of the friendship. i got rid of my facebook last... Read more

  • hurray for me!!

    9/19/2014 11:23:11 AM, by JENNGLENN527

    I finally did it!! Inhale, this awesome yoga show that used to come on Oxygen, is now on YouTube!! Instead of laying back down with my grandsons after a long and sleep deprived night, I did it! I almost made it to the end when I heard Hisham, who was clearly ready to rise. On top of that, there was ... Read more

  • Determination

    9/19/2014 9:26:43 AM, by PATTYKLAVER

    Okay, I'm determined now! It's September 19, 2014. It's time to get back into a schedule similar to one I had about 4 years ago. I want it to be like this: Get up early. Be dressed and have my exercises done by 9 am. Be out of the house to run errands by 10:30. Spend time every day cle... Read more

  • Determination

    9/19/2014 9:26:40 AM, by PATTYKLAVER

    Okay, I'm determined now! It's September 19, 2014. It's time to get back into a schedule similar to one I had about 4 years ago. I want it to be like this: Get up early. Be dressed and have my exercises done by 9 am. Be out of the house to run errands by 10:30. Spend time every day cle... Read more

  • Day 27

    9/19/2014 8:15:48 AM, by JUSTCONFUZZLED

    Well, my weight bounced back up a little bit, but not to where I started so at least I have that going for me. And honestly the way I've been acting around M&Ms, I don't have any room to complain. But I can't worry about what I did yesterday. I can only learn from it, and worry abo... Read more

  • The caterpillar and the butterfly

    9/19/2014 2:51:34 AM, by BLVINBUTTERFLYS

    Hi Friends! Well I slept last night, and I made it to the gym today... so the day began well! Found out why I have been feeling so bad the last few days... I began my cycle, which since I only have about 3 a year, was an unexpected surprise and the peri-menopause is doing a number on my body,... Read more

  • Wow!! Just WOW!

    9/18/2014 11:33:48 PM, by NICOLES0305

    I'm so continually amazed with myself! Who the heck cares what the scale says when I feel this darn GREAT!! Today I really felt like moving, A LOT. As a result, I wound up on the exercise bike a total of three times. Now, I don't spend an hour each time, but 10 minutes here, 12 minutes there... that... Read more

  • Thursday

    9/18/2014 10:25:54 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    The won again 3 -2. It was an exciting nail- biter at the end. The Boston Red Six had runners on first and third at the top of the 9th just trailing by one run. The next hitter nailed the guy on third base with a hit and the runner was out. Then the next batter struck out by a bit of a... Read more

  • Feeling good tonight!

    9/18/2014 8:58:46 PM, by CATTUTT

    This morning when I woke up I felt curious about the scale. Part of me was screaming "GOD NO! It's TOM! Don't get on!" but the curious part won, and I got on. Much to my {very happy!} surprise, I was down 1.4 lbs since Monday. I was so excited! I'm at 260.6, so very close to being under 260, h... Read more

  • Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that. ~ Norman Vince

    9/18/2014 5:05:52 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that. ~ Norman Vincent Peale ... Read more

  • friends

    9/18/2014 3:39:14 PM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    We all have them we all need them. I am happy to have friends here facebook and even my neighborsthat support me and have my back through the good and the bad. Just wanted to say thank you for being there for me through everything you guys rock! \m/ (-_-) \m/... Read more

  • it's thursday

    9/18/2014 11:48:23 AM, by MOMMY445

    another day has begun. it is very cool and cloudy here today. i have started to work on my online course. i will work on it a bit every day until i am done. the teacher sends some work online for you to do. then you complete it online and she marks it. my daughter is really looking forward to her f... Read more

  • Day 26

    9/18/2014 9:44:43 AM, by JUSTCONFUZZLED

    AAAAAAAnd my craving for M&Ms is gone; I suspect I will be back to "normal" regarding my interest in sweet for a while. I know a lot of guys think women are exagerating about cravings/feelings/stuff during that time of the month, but trust me... we're NOT. It never ceases to amaze me how unlike my... Read more

  • So it's come down to this...

    9/18/2014 5:17:48 AM, by VELVETALCHEMIST

    I don't know why I bother jumping on the scale anymore. All it does is glare back in big red numbers and tell me that I'm doing things wrong. As of five this morning I have officially reached my highest adult weight. I told myself I'd never be up there ever again, but here we are... and I don't kn... Read more

  • Chuck it out... NOT!

    9/18/2014 12:53:20 AM, by BLVINBUTTERFLYS

    Hi Friends! Just a few quick words on my day... it was rough to say the least: Slept through the alarm... Zach was almost late for school. Got up feeling great... then it hit me once I ate breakfast. Got nauseous really bad, had to lay down... ended up falling asleep and slept half... Read more

  • Tired and hurting

    9/17/2014 11:02:15 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    I am so very in need of some ! Also my head hurts really bad! So tonight this blog will be short! I plan on taking some Ibuprofen and hopefully getting a long of ! GOOD NIGHT!!... Read more

  • Day 25

    9/17/2014 9:49:33 PM, by JUSTCONFUZZLED

    I'm having a hard time keeping my hands out of the M&Ms. I know this is no excuse (and TMI) but it's getting to be my time of the month, and so I think I'm being a little looser with myself right now. And that's bad. But I'm still staying stronger with No S than I... Read more

  • Who exercised twice today? Me! Me!

    9/17/2014 9:00:24 PM, by CATTUTT

    So, once again did not make it through the night without eating. This song and dance is getting old, I know, but I want to keep myself honest here and admit that it happened. On to other things... So I woke up this morning not feeling great. TOM is here, and brought it's friends like C... Read more

  • recommitting step one oa

    9/17/2014 8:09:07 PM, by WILDXANGELS

    Recommitting. Yes I go to meetings, but I realized today I haven't been working my program hard enough. My abstinence is...okay. Could be better. I need to live the steps! I've been too passive, not even thinking about it, the steps, the whole things. So without further ado: hi I'm Katleen, compul... Read more

  • new blog been awhile

    9/17/2014 7:55:36 PM, by CANDOK1260

    Summer been hard for me .I lost my job and still looking for new one. I am worrying about running out of my anxiety /depression pills since i no longer have insurance. My exercise is different. I am in a Monday, Wednesday and Friday water aerobic class. I also take a walking class. i gain about 15 ... Read more

  • wed Sept 17

    9/17/2014 4:55:20 PM, by JAZZYGF

    My therapist and I went over the months problems. WE talked briefly about my kids and then spent time on achiving the fact my life is what it is and trying to look fro answers I am stressing myself out So going to work on this take care of me and hubby and cosmo Planning a small trip in December... Read more

  • Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. T

    9/17/2014 2:48:32 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love. ~Martin Luther King, Jr. ... Read more

  • Super pre-shrunk for your esteem-shattering needs!

    9/17/2014 2:07:01 PM, by VELVETALCHEMIST

    Sooo... I bought a few Halloween tees yesterday because it's that time of year and who would I be if I didn't score more witchy apparel... and I picked up my normal size... and... either the clothing companies are totally screwing with me or I am seriously too large to be allowed. Both tees looked p... Read more

  • Thoughts on thoughts

    9/17/2014 10:45:32 AM, by NICOLES0305

    Bear with me, I may go off on a tangent. He he. Think about this. Really think about this. What do you think about yourself? I don't know about anyone else, but for the longest time I have thought some terrible things abou... Read more

  • Another Bend in the Road

    9/17/2014 10:41:01 AM, by PATTYKLAVER

    I had been babysitting for 2 boys, ages 4 and 2 since March for 3 days a week. The boys could sometimes be handfuls, but were mostly good. The dad could be aggravating: he was supposed to be home from work at a certain time. He never was; the times varied and many times I knew he had stopped at a... Read more

  • enjoying life, and getting back into the swing of things

    9/17/2014 12:03:17 AM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    Ok im over being yelled at by the judge, he was an idiot anyways and karma got him back. I saw him stuck behind a car that wouldnt move and he was getting annoyed and kept beeping for the car to move lol haha i thought it was funny :p I get to meet my parol officer tomorrow at 2pm and pay him ... Read more

  • Just a quick check in...

    9/16/2014 11:57:50 PM, by BLVINBUTTERFLYS

    Hi Friends! On the way to LA-LA land quickly with the help of a very small dose of melatonin. I rarely take anything medication wise to help anything unless I REALLY need it. So, I was seriously desperate to get here. But I am reversing the issue. Barely ate today. Barely moved toda... Read more

  • Tuesday

    9/16/2014 11:15:58 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    I am happy for my Aunt Jean and Uncle Ed. Tomorrow they are headed for a two week river boat cruise through Eastern Europe, Slovakian countries. My Uncle Ed's family comes from this area. Part of my Father's family came from this area too. This just reminds me that I would love a vacation, however n... Read more

  • Day 63 of 135 - my baby is 11 years old

    9/16/2014 9:38:45 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    How did that happen? It seems like just yesterday he was a baby and here he is, almost taller than me now! Despite it being a school day, I think he had a nice day - his best present was that he had no homework (a coincidence - no one did) which he was so happy about and to tell the truth, so was I.... Read more

  • So close!

    9/16/2014 8:40:48 PM, by CATTUTT

    Well, I almost made it through yesterday unscathed. I made it to bed still on plan, no extra snacking or anything. Fell asleep like a baby. And then woke up in the middle of the night, had to pee, and ended up eating. Grrrr! I didn't go wild and binge or anything, but still, very annoying. ... Read more

  • Happy

    9/16/2014 6:13:42 PM, by NICOLES0305

    Ahh, just floating along, down the stream. It feels good, easy, fun, relaxing... I had a couple of days, or maybe the better part of two weeks, ha ha, where I thought I was still in the same mindset, or at least tried to be, but came up short. It was a little rough, but I made it through! I've... Read more

  • A ghost in your machine.

    9/16/2014 4:26:55 PM, by 40PUDDLEJUMPER

    Hey every one, I have been meaning to get time to sit down and talk to you all for quite some while, but being me it always takes me a long time to just pull up a chair and join the party. well here I am. So its been a while I think I last told you about my exciting news about my story being ... Read more

  • All works of love are works of peace. ~Mother Teresa

    9/16/2014 3:40:05 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    All works of love are works of peace. ~Mother Teresa ... Read more

  • Anxiety

    9/16/2014 10:08:40 AM, by RISINGBLUESTAR

    I have been really trying to not have so much anxiety. Sometimes, it works and sometimes, it doesn't. Talk about trying everything. Chamomile, green tea, passionflower, etc. of course, I have tried more conventional treatments too. One medication that I wouldn't recommend to anyone and another one t... Read more

  • woo hoo!

    9/16/2014 10:08:08 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter told me this morning that she made the cross country team at school! woo hoo! way to go,sweetheart! she has a field trip coming up next monday and she put my name down as a volunteer. knowing my daughter, she was one of the first ones to hand the registration form and fee in this morning... Read more

  • Way Overdue

    9/16/2014 7:24:30 AM, by PATTYKLAVER

    Okay, it's time. It's been time all summer. Time to get the life back into some semblance of order. Get my act together. Change around the eating and exercising. And the house...organize, re-arrange, etc. How long will it take? Can I keep up the motivation? Yes, I can do this! I am giving ... Read more

  • Rough Monday...

    9/16/2014 5:26:00 AM, by BLVINBUTTERFLYS

    Hi Friends! Well for being so high on last weeks successes, today was awful! The day began with sleeping in late because I have been dealing with a nasty bout of insomnia. Hence I am still up at 4:04 am AGAIN tonight as well. Then had to get some things done, so since we started late... Read more

  • woohoo fat % lost

    9/16/2014 12:06:08 AM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    I went from having 25% body fat to now having 23.7% body fat, im making my way quickly to 18% and not too far away from it. I was in just the ave category but now i am officially into the fitness category. Woohoo. Hopfully soon... Read more

  • Monday

    9/15/2014 11:02:09 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    It was a busy day! While doing three loads of needed laundry I multi-tasked and did most of my core workout. I also was able to do some much needed house cleaning. Now I am totally wiped out and need !!!... Read more

  • I wanna clear something up...

    9/15/2014 9:01:46 PM, by CATTUTT

    When I wrote last night's blog, I was definitely thinking "me me me" and being self-centered. I want to amend what I said to say my friend has done an AMAZING job of losing the weight. She has not taken any short cuts or done anything unhealthy. It has all been hard work, a healthy diet and exerc... Read more

  • I will live for love and the rest will take care of itself. ~ Marina Keegan

    9/15/2014 6:09:13 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    I will live for love and the rest will take care of itself. ~ Marina Keegan ... Read more

  • Celebrating on year in Germany!

    9/15/2014 2:03:57 PM, by SAMZA83

    Hello everyone, I don't do too many Facebook statuses, yet, here is the one I've made for this very special day: "Today September 15th marks a year! And I hope the celebratory fortune cookie message I got comes to fruition in the next: “Sie werden häuslichen Frieden, finanzielle Sicherheit... Read more

  • lost another lb

    9/15/2014 10:41:16 AM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    I guess i broke through the weight loss plateau i was having. I was stuck at 150lbs for a bit, i am now at 147lbs and i feel great. ... Read more

  • 9/15/2014 Review

    9/15/2014 9:29:26 AM, by PATTYKLAVER

    As I suspected, the numbers from my tracker for the last two weeks were way down. I admit, it was more important to spend the time with Sherry and Helena than to get my steps in. It did surprise me that I somehow managed to get more miles in last week than I did the week before. Sunday-Tuesday of... Read more

  • Just rambling

    9/15/2014 7:23:24 AM, by RISINGBLUESTAR

    There is less than 2 weeks before classes start. I am not a happy camper about it either. I should be looking a little forward to my classes but the only thing I hope is that the guy who always smiles is in at least one of my classes. My sleep is all backwards and I have a little bit of pain i... Read more

  • I AM FINDING IT!!!

    9/15/2014 2:37:09 AM, by BLVINBUTTERFLYS

    Hi Friends! WOW, I never really thought I would find my mojo again. I have struggled and struggled so much the last 2 years and I have started, and started, and started over and over again… without staying with it. I don’t give up, and I learn from my failures, so I do not feel like I have fall... Read more

  • Sunday

    9/14/2014 10:53:56 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    I accomplished my goal of pull ups, 7 total in 5 minutes, woohoo! The won another game! Tomorrow they have the day off. Then only 13 games left in the regular season. They have a chance to hold onto the second wild card spot in the division! ... Read more

  • Half motivated and half depressed...

    9/14/2014 8:16:09 PM, by CATTUTT

    A friend of mine here in Columbus has been losing weight for a while. She started at 234 and hit 169 yesterday. She posted a before and after picture, the before in a sports bra and workout shorts and the after in a bikini. My mind is BLOWN. She looks absolutely amazing. Just amazing. It's mot... Read more

  • First loss!

    9/14/2014 7:19:02 PM, by FLASH_AAH

    So just weighed in this morning and I have lost 2kg (4.4lb) in the last week which is amazing. Bets in for my loss this week - my hubby reckons 3kg, he has a lot of faith apparently lol. This week I am working on upping my motivation to exercise and looking into various exercise programmes. I a... Read more

  • Week ending 9/14/14

    9/14/2014 7:03:00 PM, by EFDUNCAN

    Have a great week with diet and exercise. Down 2 ponds for the week. Work was very bad last week, maybe worst week of the year but I made it through it. Hope to have a better week at work. Counting down days to vacation and looking forward to a break. It's much cooler here today and made my Su... Read more

  • Day 61 of 135 - great weekend even though I miss my boys

    9/14/2014 6:03:54 PM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    So my husband and boys went camping this weekend - on their 3rd annual father/kids camping trip. They were really looking forward to it and I just spoke to them as they are driving home and despite the downpours yesterday and Friday night, they had a great time - went on a beautiful hike with beauti... Read more

  • it's sunday

    9/14/2014 3:26:54 PM, by MOMMY445

    a new week has begun. i was able to meet up with my good friend the other night. we are meeting up again this evening. my daughter got the book she was waiting for from the library and she has already read three chapters of it. at the rate she is going, she will have it finished in just over a week.... Read more

  • Day 22

    9/14/2014 10:00:06 AM, by JUSTCONFUZZLED

    I see the ugly cycle. Yesterday was an "S" day, and I made some pumpkin spice muffins.... I decided to try to have a "sane" S-day. I wanted to lick the batter bowl, and have one of the chocolate pumpkin muffins that we're close to throwing away because they're getting too old, because they'r... Read more

  • How Do I Do It?

    9/14/2014 8:49:06 AM, by PATTYKLAVER

    I was a bit MIA yesterday. I had a 6 hour layover in Philadelphia and no matter where I went in the airport, I couldn't get online. I did get my walking in, however. I sat for awhile and looked at all the pictures and videos w... Read more

  • do i motivate people?

    9/14/2014 1:01:56 AM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    I have been wondering for awhile now, do i motivate people? Has anyone clicked on that button that asks if i motivate you? I hope i do, it is something i really like doing. I wish i knew for sure. Well i know i have motivated a few so thats a good thing. Hey i love all of my friends on here... Read more

  • i dont know what to write

    9/13/2014 11:58:02 PM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    I have no idea what to write so what im going to do is cut and paste a story i wrote for a friend a few days ago. As she walked daintly through the medow seeing all of the first morning dew on all of the beautifully colored flowers. It was calm and quiet as she walked. She could hear the bir... Read more

  • Saturday

    9/13/2014 10:47:58 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    I had a good day! I was able to increase my pace while walking and the weather was perfect for walking! If my knees could handle it I would consider at least jogging now. Maybe jog some then walk some. Hey jumping jacks are fun! I heard fireworks from a nearby community fall festival while watc... Read more

  • Lovely time at Market Day!

    9/13/2014 8:50:07 PM, by CATTUTT

    Dh and I went to Olde Worthington Market Day today. It's basically an arts and crafts festival. The weather was amazing, low 60s and only partly sunny. The main street through town is shut down and there are artists lining both sides of the road. As I expected, much of it was very pricey. But n... Read more

  • it's saturday

    9/13/2014 11:57:15 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am finally getting going on my day. my daughter and her grandma went to the library this morning. she loves to go to the library and encourages both of her grandparents to do the same. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! it feels good to not have a specific plan in place for a change,at least for me... Read more

  • Why I am such a huge baseball fan, especially the Pittsburgh Pirates

    9/12/2014 10:59:09 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    When my Mom and Dad where dating they had season tickets for the Pirates at old Forbes's Field in the outfield section. Once at a game a home run ball bounced off my Mom's head. No she did not get that ball, though. Three years ago my Mom suffered from TIA's or mini-strokes. During a visit of my sis... Read more

  • Impending Fall...

    9/12/2014 8:54:27 PM, by CATTUTT

    It has been such a lovely day here! It was completely cloudy all day and never got above the mid 60s. My ideal kind of day. Fall is really coming and I got a taste of it. To celebrate, I got a small non-fat pumpkin spice latte. I love pumpkin flavored stuff, and I figured the small nonfat latte... Read more

  • Day 20

    9/12/2014 7:44:27 PM, by JUSTCONFUZZLED

    The not so good news... I'm feeling kind of icky. I was feeling weird last night and then all day today I felt okay, and on my way home from work I started feeling icky again. I think it's my fault... I think I drank too much coffee the past couple of days, and the caffeine is messing with me. So... Read more

  • We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen. ~D.H. Lawrence

    9/12/2014 4:05:56 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen. ~D.H. Lawrence ... Read more

  • A few hangups

    9/12/2014 10:30:08 AM, by NICOLES0305

    So I've had a few hangups in the past week. The scale didn't budge, but I've come to the conclusion to not take the scale so seriously. The thought of it not moving no longer sends me into a panic. I've started laughing at it instead. I know, I just know when that blasted thing is lying to me, and I... Read more

  • it's friday

    9/12/2014 9:54:02 AM, by MOMMY445

    another week is just about complete. it is supposed to be raining quite a bit here tomorrow, so i am getting as many outdoor errands done as i can today. my daughter is doing well and says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep. i have not made any weekend plans yet. i will see how it goes each day an... Read more

  • today is a new day

    9/12/2014 8:25:05 AM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    Ok well what happened yesterday is what happened yesterday. Today is a new day and im not going to let what happened yesterday bother me. Im going to kick todays butt and just learn from my mistakes, i just thank the good lord im not in jail. I think im gonna do something nice for myself today... Read more

  • 9/11

    9/11/2014 11:19:38 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    I remember 9/11 well. I had taken my son to school and when I came home I saw the first plane hit one of the twin towers than the second hit the other. Then there were reports of the plane over PA that was supposedly hijacked too. I live in PA and both my wife and I were very concerned about this p... Read more

  • court today

    9/11/2014 9:46:51 PM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    I went to court today, got talked to sternly by the judge and had an anxiey attack, get to pay 1259 dollars to them, im on probation for a year and i get drug and alcohol tested licence is suspended for a year. So i went into a room so i could sign up for probation whoop dee do so fun -_-. And i hav... Read more

  • Stumbling across new music is like finding buried treasure!

    9/11/2014 9:17:00 PM, by CATTUTT

    I'm actually really excited to workout tomorrow. By accident I came across a new band, and then started playing a radio station based on them, and discovered a bunch more awesome new bands. {The Birthday Massacre, if anyone is curious.} It's exactly what I've been looking for... up tempo rock tha... Read more

  • it's thursday

    9/11/2014 4:37:05 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am catching up on some reading today. the weather here yesterday was really rainy and windy. today, it is just windy and it is much cooler outside. my daughter is trying out for the cross country running team at her school, this week. she loves to run, so i encouraged her to go and try out for it.... Read more

  • What a day

    9/11/2014 3:32:11 PM, by JAZZYGF

    Started out 9:30 for two errands one car insurance Then krogers near therapy appointment bag of cat foot Therapy one hour and a half Next two banks the 12 more miles north to a mall. Sears optical I melted my glasses when burning barn? Subway sandwiches half today half tomrrow Dollar tre... Read more

  • Some Things Are Too Hard

    9/11/2014 1:28:10 PM, by PATTYKLAVER

    I used to think the hardest thing to do was to say goodby to Sarah and Sherry. Well, at the time, it was. I learned to stay busy the first week we were apart. Then came Helena. I was a basket case when she left at 3 weeks to come to Nova Scotia. Now matter how I tried to psych myself up, I ... Read more

  • Day 58 of 135 - Panther Poetry and Symbolism

    9/11/2014 9:05:39 AM, by FORZACHANDMATT

    Headed back to boot camp this week and am going M/W/F and Monday and Wednesday were so tough but so great. I had about a 3 week break from boot camp in August but continued to be very active and run/walk/exercise but boot camp is a whole other story. The first day back we did a circuit workout and i... Read more

  • Enjoying the day.

    9/10/2014 11:42:41 PM, by STEVEN2GO2

    Today the weather was perfect for a walk outside and I took advantage of it. In the next few days we are expecting cooler temps. Also, the Pirates won and still have a chance to make the playoffs for a wild card spot, woohoo! I hope you all had a wonderful hump day and look forward to tomorrow. Toda... Read more

  • Self doubt, get out!

    9/10/2014 9:49:11 PM, by FLASH_AAH

    I have been doing super well, I am so proud of myself. I ate a few more calories than I would have liked to yesterday thanks to a little pasta faux pas on my husband's behalf (but still under 1500) but that's cool! I have been tracking religiously and my cravings for junk are subsiding. I have been ... Read more

  • fun stuff for me and setting a goal

    9/10/2014 8:41:36 PM, by PUNKGIRL5003

    Hi all you awesome people Well im gonna be dying my hair soon and getting it cut and styled. I really like the emo razor cut for girls where its long on the bottom, big and puffy on the top. Im going to either get really dark red or blue and let it be the over layer of... Read more

  • Horray for tech support!

    9/10/2014 8:36:39 PM, by CATTUTT

    For several days now I've been complaining that Spotify wouldn't work on my phone. I finally gave up and got the Pandora app, only to have it do the exact same thing Spotify was doing. At that point I had dh get the Spotify app and see if it worked for him, and it did. So obviously the problem wa... Read more

  • Plans went into dumptster

    9/10/2014 5:46:35 PM, by JAZZYGF

    My week was planned on sun but then Monday hubby's truck back breaks went out so one car two people and my finger therapy Still working on barn and today worked in garage organization? Struggling daily... Read more

  • Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor. ~Thich Nhat Hạ

    9/10/2014 4:21:24 PM, by SEASONS_CHANGE_

    Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor. ~Thich Nhat Hạn ... Read more

  • I feel 10 pounds better

    9/10/2014 1:30:59 PM, by CANNIE50

    I noticed something today, as I was on a trail walk with one of my dogs (the crazy lab puppy ) We were walking up an incline and I realized it felt easy, and I wasn't breathing hard at all. I realized "I feel ten pounds better." I have lost ten pounds in the past month or so. I have bee... Read more