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  • Saturday

    8/26/2016 11:12:02 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Swam lots today to try and rid anxiety trying to be strong to do my brothers home and packing it up and trying to do the best I can enjoy your day hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Sabbath

    8/26/2016 10:06:40 AM, by JLAMING263

    The wards and branches of the Church offer a weekly gathering of respite and renewal, a time and place to leave the world behind—the Sabbath. It is a day to “delight thyself in the Lord,” to experience the spiritual healing that comes with the sacrament, and to receive the renewed promise of His Spi... Read more

  • SPOILER...Testimony

    8/25/2016 1:22:22 PM, by JLAMING263

    Thomas S. Monson With all my heart and the fervency of my soul, I lift up my voice in testimony as a special witness and declare that God does live. Jesus is His Son, the Only Begotten of the Father in the flesh..... Read more

  • Thursday

    8/24/2016 11:41:41 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Enjoy your day aam very stressed I am so tired of dealing with dummies... Read more

  • SPOILER...Judge

    8/24/2016 10:13:25 AM, by JLAMING263

    N. Eldon Tanner How can we, with all our weaknesses and frailties, dare to arrogate to ourselves the position of a judge? At best, man can judge only what he sees; he cannot judge the heart or the intention, or begin to judge the potential of his neighbor.... Read more

  • Happy Hump day

    8/24/2016 2:43:39 AM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Have a very blessed day hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Family

    8/23/2016 10:49:36 AM, by JLAMING263

    Anne G. Wirthlin Through the guidance of loving parents and dedicated teachers, small children can become familiar with the scriptures and the spirit that accompanies them.... Read more

  • Peanut Butter Muffins

    8/22/2016 12:02:35 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, A great way to get your protein besides being yummy! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 3/4 cups sifted all-purpose flour 2 1/2 tsps baking powder 2 Tbsps sugar 3/4 tsps salt 2 Tbsps wheat germ 1/4 c shortening 1/4 c peanut butter 1 egg, well beaten 3/4... Read more

  • SPOILER...Jesus Christ

    8/22/2016 10:18:24 AM, by JLAMING263

    "Even in the midst of great personal sorrow and pain, our Exemplar reached out to bless others. … His was not a life focused on the things he did not have. It was a life of reaching out in service to others." —Howard W. Hunter... Read more

  • SPOILER...Jesus Christ

    8/21/2016 4:23:22 PM, by JLAMING263

    James O. Mason Faith in Jesus Christ takes us beyond mere acceptance of the Savior’s identity and existence. It includes having complete confidence in His infinite and eternal redemptive power.... Read more

  • Maple Apple Chicken

    8/21/2016 11:03:33 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, As you may have guessed, I have been without internet again and you are correct! Now I have a new internet provider and we are in business so without further ado, I have this to present to you! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 4 chicken breasts 1 apple, peeled, cored... Read more

  • SPOILER...Friends

    8/20/2016 2:35:56 PM, by JLAMING263

    Henry B. Eyring All of us will be tested. And all of us need true friends to love us, to listen to us, to show us the way, and to testify of truth to us.... Read more

  • SPOILER...Peace of Conscience and Peace of Mind.

    8/19/2016 4:05:56 PM, by JLAMING263

    Richard G. Scott For many, relief and happiness can come by understanding the relationship between peace of conscience and peace of mind.... Read more

  • SPOILER...Happiness

    8/18/2016 11:01:31 AM, by JLAMING263

    Claudio R.M. Costa We can feel happiness every day in our lives through little things we do, and we are fully happy as we keep the commandments of a loving God.... Read more

  • Thursday

    8/17/2016 11:18:30 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Looks like I may get justice for my brothers death... Read more

  • SPOILER...Family

    8/17/2016 10:33:39 AM, by JLAMING263

    Janene Wolsey Baadsgaard Working to avoid or eliminate debt helps couples reduce stress and increase satisfaction with life.... Read more

  • Arugula Potato Salad

    8/17/2016 9:02:34 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, It is a great day for a family picnic but not without this! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 1/2 pounds red potatoes, cubed 3 Tbsps white vinegar 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp black pepper 1/4 c olive oil 1 bunch arugula, shredded ... Read more

  • Tomato-Melon Gazpacho

    8/16/2016 9:12:30 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, We all love tomatoes and melons but what about this way! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 4 tomatoes, peeled and seeded. Reserve 1 cup One 3-pound cantaloupe, diced. Reserve 1 cup. 5 Tbsps olive oil 1 1/2 cups plain or vanilla yogurt 10 basil leaves Sal... Read more

  • Camping Trip

    8/15/2016 6:55:11 PM, by NYXWOLFWALKER

    Well for the first time in a long time we went camping - we chose to do Crown Land camping, which was fun in general as we chose to camp out at the Torrance Barrens Dark-Sky Preserve for a few days. It was enjoyable save for the minor detail that it was the hottest week they had had since 1937 so ya... Read more

  • SPOILER...Atonement

    8/15/2016 2:18:46 PM, by JLAMING263

    Thomas S. Monson Because our Savior died at Calvary, death has no hold upon any one of us.... Read more

  • Sourdough, Swiss, And Mango Chutney Grilled Cheese

    8/15/2016 9:00:27 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, A good ol fashioned...take a peek! Ingredients~ 8 slices sourdough bread 2-3 Tbsps butter, softened 8 slices Swiss cheese 1/2 c mango chutney (more or less, depending on taste) Directions~ Butter both sides of bread, placing 2 slic... Read more

  • Salmon Loaf

    8/14/2016 10:09:03 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, If you like meatloaf, you are going to LOVE this! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 (16-oz.) can salmon 2/3 c evaporated milk 2 cups soft bread crumbs 1 egg, well beaten 3 Tbsps. minced parsley 2 Tbsps. minced onion 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp Tabasco sauce 1... Read more

  • SPOILER...Marriage

    8/14/2016 8:08:58 AM, by JLAMING263

    "None of us marry perfection; we marry potential. The right marriage is not only about what I want; it’s also about what she—who’s going to be my companion—wants and needs me to be." —Robert D. Hales... Read more

  • Gods day

    8/13/2016 11:35:04 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Enjoy your day and pry for peace nd justice hugs... Read more

  • Sauteed Greens

    8/13/2016 9:02:46 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Out to the garden we go for this! Take a peek! Ingredients~ Several bags of baby spinach or a mild green of your choice. You can also just use baby bok choy or any mild green you like. Sometimes you can find a bag of mixed chopped greens consisting of baby spi... Read more

  • Saturday

    8/12/2016 11:31:03 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Just letting everyone know I am going to get justice for my brother who died due to neglect and improper diagnosis and wrong diagnosis and abusibe and negligence of his treatment feeling a little happier now just so much paper work I have to do wish its was easier but we do not get more them we ... Read more

  • Mini Goals

    8/12/2016 9:20:40 PM, by MAGA99

    Decided to restart my healthy lifestyle with mini goals. My first 3 mini goals are: 1. Journal my eating habits - when I eat, how I'm feeling and why did I want to eat 2. Strength training - do something every day even if it's just wall push ups and calf raises 3. Water - drink at lea... Read more

  • SPOILER...Family

    8/12/2016 9:45:45 AM, by JLAMING263

    "Talking, listening, encouraging each other, and doing things together as a family will bring us closer to our Savior, who loves us. Our intentional effort to communicate better today—this very day—will bless our families eternally." —Rosemary M. Wixom... Read more

  • Whole Wheat Veggie Mac & Cheese

    8/12/2016 9:25:36 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Who does NOT like mac & cheese? MODERATION is the key here! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 pound whole wheat macaroni 3 1/4 cups milk 1/4 c butter 12 oz. sharp cheddar cheese, shredded 4 tbls cornstarch 2 cans stewed tomatoes 2 cups broccoli 2 cups ka... Read more

  • once again and intro

    8/11/2016 11:11:08 PM, by MAGA99

    Well it's been almost a year since I've last been on spark people. Life has as usual been thru the ups and downs. I am presently at my highest weight 330 lbs. I'm married to the live of my life. We have 2 grown children and 5 granddaughters. I'm originally from New Jersey now reside in North Ca... Read more

  • TGIF

    8/11/2016 11:04:49 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Have a wonderful and very blessed day sending light love joy and happiness hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Testimony

    8/11/2016 9:49:17 AM, by JLAMING263

    Henry B. Eyring Testimony requires the nurturing by the prayer of faith, the hungering for the word of God in the scriptures, and the obedience to the truth.... Read more

  • Flax And Sunflower Seed Bread

    8/11/2016 12:33:11 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, A BLT on flax and sunflower seed bread is awesome so I had better get out to the garden, grab up some sunflower seeds, and get to bake'in bread! (I am using my bread machine this time) To hot for the oven! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 1/3 cups water 2 Tbsps but... Read more

  • SPOILER...Charity and Compassion

    8/10/2016 8:21:34 PM, by JLAMING263

    "Without charity and compassion we are a mere shadow of who we are meant to be—both as individuals and as a Church. Without charity and compassion, we are neglecting our heritage and endangering our promise as children of God. No matter the outward appearance of our righteousness, if we look the oth... Read more

  • Very Berry Salad

    8/10/2016 10:50:12 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Sorry I was not here for a couple of days as I thought that my internet went out again! I was on my phone this morning and happen to click on a piece of sparkmail and low and behold, we are in business! So without further ado and not to jinks this, Take a peek! Ingre... Read more

  • Hump Day

    8/9/2016 11:21:04 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Today I am so devastated I found out my brothers death could have been prevented I hate our medical for being the worst in all states... Read more

  • SPOILER...Jesus Christ

    8/9/2016 8:34:40 AM, by JLAMING263

    Daniel K. Judd The Spirit of Christ is the power that enlightens our intellect as we seek to discover the mysteries of heaven and earth.... Read more

  • Happy Tuesday

    8/8/2016 11:29:47 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Be blessed sending light love joy happiness prayers and blessings hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Adversity

    8/8/2016 11:03:53 AM, by JLAMING263

    "When difficult things occur in our lives, what is our immediate response? Is it confusion or doubt or spiritual withdrawal? Is it a blow to our faith? Do we blame God or others for our circumstances? Or is our first response to remember who we are—that we are children of a loving God?" —Donald L.... Read more

  • Garlic Pasta

    8/8/2016 12:46:03 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Let's face it, we all like pasta right? I thought so. Take a peek! Ingredients~ Tri-Color Orzo or Israeli Couscous (Israeli Couscous is larger pearled couscous which is toasted pasta) 1/8 c of extra virgin olive oil 1 Tbsp minced garlic 1 Tbsp butter (opti... Read more

  • New Week

    8/7/2016 11:56:01 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Thank you for all the love and support from all of you it was needed and has brought me great joy to know so many care hugs and prayers... Read more

  • SPOILER...Revelation

    8/7/2016 2:25:18 PM, by JLAMING263

    Boyd K. Packer Every one of us can be guided by the spirit of revelation and the gift of the Holy Ghost.... Read more

  • Avocado Cilantro Bagel Spread

    8/7/2016 9:26:06 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Looking for a healthy and yummy spread for your bagel? I got it! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 ripe fresh avocado 1 oz. goat cheese 1/4 tsp. onion powder 11/2 Tbsp. chopped cilantro 1/8 tsp. black pepper dash of cayenne pepper 1/8 tsp. salt 1 Tbsp. f... Read more

  • Gods day

    8/6/2016 11:52:15 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Be blessed and have a beautiful day hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Learning and Growth

    8/6/2016 7:06:30 PM, by JLAMING263

    "As you continually seek opportunities for learning and growth, you will increase your knowledge and testimony of the gospel. You will be strengthened in your desire always to choose good over evil and to accept responsibility for your choices. You will learn to nurture others and play a major part ... Read more

  • Balsamic Glazed Blackened Salmon

    8/6/2016 1:19:07 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Salmon for dinner and I need to know how many place settings?! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 lb. salmon fillet Chef Paul Prudhomme Blackened Redfish Magic (Walmart sells this) 2 Tbsps extra virgin olive oil 1 clove of garlic, minced Balsamic glaze (See not... Read more

  • SPOILER...Atonement

    8/5/2016 10:24:46 AM, by JLAMING263

    "Our Savior’s Atonement does more than assure us of immortality by a universal resurrection and give us the opportunity to be cleansed from sin by repentance and baptism. His Atonement also provides the opportunity to call upon Him who has experienced all of our mortal infirmities to give us the str... Read more

  • Tilapia Oreganato

    8/5/2016 9:44:05 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Have you got your omega 3's today? Well then here they are! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 2 tilapia fillets 1/4 c extra virgin olive oil 1/8 c lemon juice 1/4 c white wine 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 Tbsps oregano Salt and Pepper to taste 2 or more Tbsps... Read more

  • TGIF

    8/5/2016 12:09:03 AM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Thank you for all your love and support hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Jesus Christ

    8/4/2016 9:35:41 AM, by JLAMING263

    Thomas S. Monson To Peter at Galilee Jesus said, 'Follow me.' And to you and to me that same voice, this same Jesus, says, 'Follow me.'... Read more

  • Papaya Salad

    8/4/2016 9:05:15 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Go on out the back door and on that tree over there you will find one of these to make some of this! Take a peek! ngredients~ 3 cloves garlic, peeled 3 fresh green chili peppers 6 green beans, cut into 1/2" pieces 1 large unripe papaya, peeled and cut into... Read more

  • Thursday

    8/4/2016 12:11:32 AM, by CHIBIKARATE

    feeling lost and lonely hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Marriage

    8/3/2016 10:00:58 AM, by JLAMING263

    Russell M. Nelson Marriage is the foundry for social order, the fountain of virtue, and the foundation for eternal exaltation. Marriage has been divinely designated as an eternal and everlasting covenant. Marriage is sanctified when it is cherished and honored in holiness. That union is not merely... Read more

  • Spiced Tea

    8/3/2016 9:15:30 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Time for a TALL glass of this! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 2 cups brewed tea 1 orange, peeled, quartered and seeds removed 1 small apple, peeled and cored 1/8 tsp cinnamon powder Honey or sugar, to taste Directions~ Blend ingredien... Read more

  • Blueberry Watermelon Limeade Ice Pops

    8/2/2016 1:56:33 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Guess what? I am going to cool you down! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 3 cups watermelon 1/2 c blueberries, fresh or frozen 1/8 c lime juice 1/4 tsp stevia powder or 1 tablespoon raw honey Directions~ Add fresh watermelon and remaining... Read more

  • Tuesday

    8/1/2016 11:51:08 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    My heart os so heavy and broken crying sending love to all hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Jesus Christ

    8/1/2016 4:35:12 PM, by JLAMING263

    M. Russell Ballard I bear solemn witness that we are true and full believers in the Lord Jesus Christ and in His revealed word through the Holy Bible. We not only believe the Bible—we strive to follow its precepts and to teach its message.... Read more

  • Goat Cheese

    8/1/2016 1:23:28 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Are you out of cheese? Well then let's make some! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 quart whole goat milk 1/4 c freshly squeezed lemon juice 1/2 clove freshly grated garlic A few pinches coarse salt Optional~ Rosemary, chives, parsley, herbs de Provence, fe... Read more

  • SPOILER...Opposition

    7/31/2016 2:44:45 PM, by JLAMING263

    Dallin H. Oaks Opposition permits us to grow toward what our Heavenly Father would have us become.... Read more

  • Cucumber Soup

    7/31/2016 9:27:01 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Head on out to your garden for this yummy and not to mention HEALTHY recipe! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 3 medium cucumbers 1 can celery soup concentrate 1 1/4 cups plain yogurt 1 tsp curry powder Dill Directions~ Peel cucumbers an... Read more

  • Gods day

    7/31/2016 2:27:09 AM, by CHIBIKARATE

    My brother passed yesterday deeply sad all lives matter... Read more

  • Low Calorie Coleslaw

    7/30/2016 8:34:12 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Oh, your going on a picnic you say? Well then do not forget this! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 2/3 c fat free mayo 3 tbsp. cider vinegar 1 tsp. dried dill weed or (1 tbsp fresh) Salt and pepper to taste 1 bag of shredded coleslaw cabbage 1 small/medium on... Read more

  • Saturday

    7/30/2016 1:08:59 AM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Well my brother has taken a very bad turn and I do not think he has much time left not eating or drinking sad but I have him with me at home sending light love prayers and blessings... Read more

  • SPOILER...Jesus Christ

    7/29/2016 11:37:14 AM, by JLAMING263

    Thomas S. Monson He who created us and who loves us perfectly knows just how we need to live our lives in order to obtain the greatest happiness possible.... Read more

  • Goat Cheese Penne With Arugula

    7/29/2016 9:48:51 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, I just love goat cheese or any cheese for that matter and penne, YUM! With arugula? That's even better yet! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 5 1/2-oz. goat cheese 2 cups arugula, coarsely chopped 1 c cherry tomatoes, quartered 1/4 c olive oil 2 tsps garlic, min... Read more

  • TGIF

    7/29/2016 1:29:31 AM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Have a blessed and prayerful day be blessed and try to enjoy life hugs... Read more

  • Cactus Pear Salad

    7/28/2016 9:48:34 AM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, A simple lunch idea for a hot and humid day as today! Take a peek! Ingredients~ 1 cactus pear 1 avocado 1 bell pepper 1 tomato 1/4 c olive oil Juice from half a lemon Salt and pepper to taste Directions~ Peel the cactus pear ... Read more

  • SPOILER...Peace

    7/28/2016 9:36:25 AM, by JLAMING263

    M. Russell Ballard Peace—real peace, whole-souled to the very core of your being—comes only in and through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ.... Read more