SparkPeople Genealogy Team Messageboard http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/groups_individual.asp?gid=428 Are you interested in Genealogy? Here you can chat with others who share a similar interest and are working toward a healthier lifestyle. SparkPeople Genealogy Team Messageboard http://www.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/nav_logo_v3.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/groups_individual.asp?gid=428 Question of the day November 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67967070 Now that the weather is cooling off – sometimes a lot – does that change your exercise routine? If so, how? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d7d45417-ec4b-424a-b729-222c6bfe65ad.jpg"> Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:39:07 EST Question of the day November 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67961028 Are you all ready for Thanksgiving? Do you go somewhere else for the Thanksgiving meal or do you stay at home? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/42fb1ee9-7e99-47fc-b9fc-6e59c7e7fe08.jpg"> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:17:15 EST DNA Basics http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=16632x428x67955486 Chromosome Basics <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6422ba25-3da4-4680-a33b-623b561ce2b2.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Chromosomes are tiny structures found within your cells. They contain the DNA information and instructions that define who you are - what you look like, how your body works, and even what genetic diseases you might have. <BR> <BR> Humans have 46 chromosomes. But chromosomes come in pairs, so we typically think of them as 23 pairs of chromosomes. The first 22 chr... Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:30:58 EST Question of the day November 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67954302 Which period in history would you most like to visit? Why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0763da9c-2c3a-4129-aa18-564e6f8300bb.png"> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 12:33:15 EST Thanksgiving week of Nov 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67953836 I hope everyone treated themselves well last week. <BR> <BR> This week will be about moderation. Enjoy delicious foods, but all in moderation. <em>4</em> <em>428</em> <BR> <BR> Enjoy family too. (maybe also in moderation?) <em>246</em> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 10:37:21 EST Question of the day November 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67949143 We’ve had some chilly nights. Have you turned on your heat yet? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/edf45582-c0a3-47f9-be26-fe21bb2221e8.jpeg"> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:36:03 EST How To Use WorldCat For Your Genealogy Research http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=19975x428x67948246 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ca1dd6fa-343b-4a5f-b3c3-dff41ccfc6db.jpg"> <BR> <BR> Starting out in genealogy, I set out to learn more about my great grandmother Esther Richardson and the Richardson family of Pittsylvania County, VA. I was new to genealogy and loving every minute of the search for records. I also enjoyed connecting to other Richardson researchers. (I am so appreciative of their help!) <BR> <BR> One query into a Richardson forum returned an intriguing res... Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:26:20 EST Question of the day November 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67943853 Have you made a SP recommended collage? If so, do you look at it as a reminder of where you want to go? Do you need to update it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/2799462a-10e2-4e79-b8d9-935eeced170f.jpg"> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:51:32 EST How is DNA passed from generation to generation? http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=16632x428x67937166 Understanding Patterns of Inheritance: Where Did My DNA Come From? (And Why It Matters.) <BR> <BR> Posted by Anna Swayne on March 5, 2014 in AncestryDNA <BR> <BR> Your DNA contains a record of your ancestors, but you aren’t a carbon copy of any one of them. The particular mix of DNA you inherit is unique to you. You receive 50% of your DNA from each of your parents, who received 50% of theirs from each of their parents, and so on. In the chart below you can see how the amount of DNA you rec... Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:11:05 EST Question of the day November 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67935926 Do you keep a gratitude list? If so, do you add to it daily? Do you really stop &amp; think about all that you have to be grateful for? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e8d87a79-f7e6-4da1-a887-992dcbe1c710.jpeg"> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:42:43 EST Google Searching Tips for Genealogists http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=19975x428x67929141 <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f05f4bae-ff71-4a52-9324-7c6944d57a71.png"> <BR> <BR> You may be surprised what amazing genealogy finds you can discover using just Google alone! Thousands of photos, scanned books, and online genealogical collections are available that aren’t at the usual big websites like Ancestry or FamilySearch. A reasonably exhaustive search should include a plunge into Google. Most know that you search for an exact phrase by enclosing the search phrase in... Wed, 15 Nov 2017 13:29:51 EST Question of the day November 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67928520 After you’re gone, what would you like for your legacy to be? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bda442d3-9f87-4067-a77f-ad89de3d366c.jpeg"> Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:26:23 EST Question of the day November 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67921666 Today is National Pickle Day. Do you eat pickles? What is your favorite kind? Have you ever made your own pickles? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/49426075-1274-4ee8-adf2-fdc07021c18a.jpg"> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:02:45 EST Question of the day November 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67914758 November is National Pomegranate Month. Do you eat pomegranates? If so, how do you eat them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c58caf64-1be6-4538-92d2-e0b2431aae57.jpeg"> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:51:40 EST Team Challenge second wk Nov 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67908844 How is everyone doing on their personal goals and/or goals you've shared on this thread? <BR> <BR> This week will be a challenge; be good to yourself. Treat yourself to something special. Then feel free to share what that special something was. <BR> <BR> Extra challenge; special treatment every day of the week. Sun, 12 Nov 2017 13:18:15 EST Question of the day November 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67907512 Do you have a nickname? If so, would you care to share it with us? How did you get that nickname? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/aa1aeb93-f7d9-42a7-97f2-2446b3504f47.png"> Sun, 12 Nov 2017 09:36:31 EST Question of the day November 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67903605 Today is Veteran’s Day. Are you a veteran or do you have any veteran’s that you would like to have remembered? Do you have any Veteran’s Day traditions? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7a13a463-b2fb-41c0-80a2-e7ce99b3ce60.jpeg"> Sat, 11 Nov 2017 16:13:26 EST Question of the day November 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67895407 Do you have your meals planned for today? If so, are they healthy ones? If not, why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e496e670-b411-43b1-afd6-9117bc8df3e9.jpeg"> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:15:07 EST Question of the day November 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67890846 What do you like best about the upcoming holiday season? What do you like least? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1a262094-c2c7-4e96-935f-3ec302d5af09.jpg"> Thu, 9 Nov 2017 19:21:28 EST Question of the day November 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67881959 <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e42b06fe-042e-4e98-b263-98d6768f5a56.jpg"> Wed, 8 Nov 2017 12:52:27 EST Question of the day November 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67869440 We’re getting close to the end of the year. What would you like to accomplish before 2017 ends? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6869a213-69e5-41cb-a0f0-cfde2050fb79.jpg"> Mon, 6 Nov 2017 17:39:08 EST Question of the day November 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67860150 Daylight Savings Time ended today, giving us an extra hour. Do you notice that extra hour? If so, what do you do with it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c8c763fd-d8f2-4337-91b9-2957696c6a26.jpeg"> Sun, 5 Nov 2017 11:00:22 EST Team Challenge first wk of Nov 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67860040 Wow the last week seemed to flly. I hope everyone is doing well with the goals they set in October. <BR> <BR> This week is about stress. How do you deal with it? How do you keep it at bay or under control? Do you ride the stress wave or try and fight it? <BR> <BR> What is the biggest stress in your life and do you think it contributes to weight gain? Sun, 5 Nov 2017 10:39:03 EST Question of the day November 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67855128 Do you enjoy reading? If you do, is this a long time pleasure or a more recent one? What do you like to read? Do other members of your family also enjoy reading? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/228bef2c-c74b-4d42-a859-d6d3ff1aa2af.jpeg"> Sat, 4 Nov 2017 20:19:12 EST DNA tests http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67848824 Hi - I've been a member for quite some time but haven't ever posted even though I do come here to read the topics <BR> What I would like to know is would a dna test be able to figure out my heritage if I don't know the names of whom I want to know about? What I would love to find out is my grandfather's heritage. <BR> My dad was adopted shortly after his birth, the man I know as my grandfather was my adopted grandfather. <BR> I have asked many relatives about this, but have not received any... Fri, 3 Nov 2017 20:10:33 EST Question of the day November 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67846876 On 3 November 1718 the inventor of the sandwich, Earl of Sandwich, John Montague was born at London, England. What is your favorite sandwich? Do you make it yourself or go somewhere else to get it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/311a56eb-d104-4cc1-8a11-a83565c18144.jpeg"> Fri, 3 Nov 2017 12:26:08 EST Question of the day November 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67841177 Have you ever had to make a decision that was life-changing? Care to share it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/821e0b20-e579-4951-a34f-d4017b44905f.jpg"> Thu, 2 Nov 2017 15:09:51 EST Question of the day November 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67832877 November is National Gratitude Month. Do you make it a habit to practice gratitude? Have you ever kept a gratitude journal or added gratitude to your current journal? What are three things you are grateful for? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b853958c-e5a3-468d-8bb7-72a222c31d12.jpeg"> Wed, 1 Nov 2017 12:19:50 EST Question of the day October 31 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67825137 Happy Halloween! Do you dress up for Halloween? If so, what has been your favorite costume? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/286ffd44-8c56-4316-a809-a21e87c98d2f.jpeg"> Tue, 31 Oct 2017 10:51:51 EST Question of the day October 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67812017 Have you bought candy or other treats to pass out on Halloween? Have you eaten any of them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9287d1c7-189b-41e8-a949-9f88f8a75093.jpg"> Sun, 29 Oct 2017 11:22:41 EST Team Challenge last week of Oct 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67811820 When you compare how you used to eat to how you eat now, what are your reactions? <BR> <BR> Looking at how you eat now, what are some improvements you still want to make? <BR> <BR> I hope everyone is doing well with their goals. Can you believe we're sliding into November this week!? Sun, 29 Oct 2017 10:37:46 EST Question of the day October 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67807312 Have you ever used one of the commercial diet plans, such as Jenny Craig, Weight Watchers, etc.? How did it work for you? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/09b60c6c-64d3-4836-b9eb-9a9a83db26e4.jpg"> Sat, 28 Oct 2017 17:06:42 EST Question of the day October 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67799512 What is your favorite cleaning product? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/72fe5e7c-b0af-48ed-ac06-dca863c189b3.jpeg"> Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:19:02 EST Question of the day October 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67793361 Is there a food that you just WILL NOT eat? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/15fb6646-f2bd-46f4-ae7c-cd831790ef10.jpeg"> Thu, 26 Oct 2017 12:08:20 EST Question of the day October 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67786830 Let’s talk exercise. Morning, midday or night,…..what is your favorite time to exercise? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/535115fd-9b88-4ee0-be6f-7180f92dd799.jpg"> Wed, 25 Oct 2017 11:08:14 EST Question of the day October 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67781517 Do you like wearing boots? If so, do you prefer tall ones, ankle boots, etc.? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/968ef7b1-bd3b-4b78-a372-35d7f44b1888.jpg"> Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:23:04 EST Question of the day October 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67775759 Do you carve Jack O’Lanterns? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f6ebaace-b375-4dfa-810c-d539cbf23b71.jpg"> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 18:12:29 EST Question of the day October 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67768228 Do you listen to music when you work out? What is your favorite music to use? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/80ae7f3b-cac5-4246-9d71-d0181de12450.jpg"> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 13:34:18 EST Team Challenge Fourth Week Oct 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67766944 This week PROCESSED FOODS. <BR> <BR> What processed foods go back on the shelves and which processed foods make it in your carts? <BR> <BR> What do you look for? <BR> <BR> Also, how is everyone doing on their previous goals? <BR> food, sleep, going nuts? Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:15:52 EST Question of the day October 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67762368 What is something that when you see it you scream a bit, feel squeamish or get scared? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ab21cab8-befe-4b53-9ec0-fea2660c8f68.jpg"> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:18:48 EST Question of the day October 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67757220 What is your favorite kind of bread? Do you eat it often? Do you make it or buy it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5cfefed4-d630-4181-b585-87a1999aad56.jpeg"> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:41:32 EST Question of the day October 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67750022 What was the first job that you ever had? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9f5a68c4-257a-4457-8319-408653147773.jpeg"> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:44:42 EST Question of the day October 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67743631 Today is National Chocolate Cupcake Day! Will you celebrate with a chocolate cupcake? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/551519cf-6927-48ae-a507-e15c7676e30c.jpeg"> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:02:12 EST Question of the day October 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67738292 If I could only have one food for the rest of my life, it would it be ________. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/99967635-aa65-450a-b419-79a7e1855703.jpeg"> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:06:04 EST Question of the day October 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67730787 Now that the weather is cooler many people eat more soup. How about you? What is your favorite kind &amp; do you make it yourself or buy it? Do you have a recipe that you'd like to share? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/68f9a84d-bf94-48c6-8d87-7e9c048efc16.jpg"> Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:46:15 EST Team Challenge Third week of Oct 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67722721 SLEEP! <BR> <BR> It's important to rejuvenate our bodies. <BR> <BR> How many hours of sleep do you get every night? <BR> How many hours of sleep "SHOULD" you get every night, to function at your best? <BR> <BR> Do you think sleep is connected to weight loss? Sun, 15 Oct 2017 08:32:27 EST Question of the day October 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67717855 Have you started any new fitness routines lately? If so, what are they? Do you enjoy them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1eb6bc58-b258-4365-806e-09d1d2fb046c.jpg"> Sat, 14 Oct 2017 11:00:51 EST Question of the day October 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67712797 Today is Friday the 13th. Do you have any superstitions about this date? Do you think it’s any different than any other day? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/81a5c95b-429b-4b73-9a8a-b2c243bef25c.png"> Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:59:17 EST Has anyone done the DNA testing for your genealogy http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67706484 A few months ago I had my DNA tested and was surprised a bit I grew up believing that my grandfather was part Native American. <BR> <BR> 97% European 31% British Isles 58% West and Central Europe 4% South Europe 4% Scandinavian less than 2% Finland. <BR> <BR> I wasn't surprised by these results just that we weren't Native American. I since found out my grandfather was raised by Native Americans. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:15:32 EST Question of the day October 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67706268 If you were writing a letter your younger self, what is one thing that you would be sure to say? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6c340cc3-f4c9-4e78-b75d-0be9d508693d.jpg"> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:25:26 EST Question of the day October 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67699686 Have you, or do you now, experimented with your hair? If so, what is the strangest thing you ever did with it? What is one that you wish you hadn’t done? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/40ecf3ed-8ef5-4d30-90aa-5b0ad29a6911.jpg"> Wed, 11 Oct 2017 12:28:09 EST Question of the day October 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67693672 What is your favorite carnival ride? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6256ab87-bf7b-4105-888b-cf4ca8e3ccfa.jpg"> Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:49:21 EST Question of the day October 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67688259 Today is the day that determines when Fire Prevention Week is observed. Do you have an exit plan in place in case of a fire? <BR> <BR> Since 1922, Fire Prevention Week has been observed on the Sunday through Saturday period in which October 9 falls. <BR> <BR> Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 conflagration that killed more than 250 people, left 100,000 homeless, destroyed more than 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres.... Mon, 9 Oct 2017 16:47:16 EST Question of the day October 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67681245 What did you have for breakfast today? Were you at home or did you go out? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b981f2a0-441c-474e-b069-d952054a7c2a.gif"> Sun, 8 Oct 2017 16:53:59 EST Team Challenge second week of Oct 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67678337 Time to go nuts folks: <BR> <link>www.health.com/health/gallery/0,,205<BR>85485,00.html#best-nuts-for-disease-pr<BR>evention-0 </link> <BR> <BR> Do you eat nuts? What kind do you eat/like? <BR> <BR> Also, try to continue with your first challenge. Sun, 8 Oct 2017 08:29:25 EST Question of the day October 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67674894 What is your favorite snack? Is it a healthy choice? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d7ed06f7-7484-4a1b-96ad-d12ae9e7ed16.jpeg"> Sat, 7 Oct 2017 15:11:18 EST Question of the day October 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67669903 Autumn is upon us. Do you decorate with fall themes – leaves, pumpkins, corn, acorns, etc.? I love all the colors of autumn. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b5a77294-eb0f-45b9-9672-951ceac92fa4.jpeg"> Fri, 6 Oct 2017 18:25:09 EST Recipes to share http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=19975x428x67663522 <link>iowagirleats.com/2015/10/07/crock-po<BR>t-chicken-and-wild-rice-soup/ </link> <BR> <BR> The season for crock pot cooking is just around the corner and I received this delicious looking recipe in my email and I thought I would share. <BR> <BR> I'm always looking for new recipes and I'd love for everyone on this team to share if you come across a recipe that looks good, or if you have a recipe you absolutely love that is healthy and would like to get us to try it, please post. Thu, 5 Oct 2017 16:30:30 EST Question of the day October 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67662602 The new TV season just began. Is there a show you really try not to miss? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f7120fdb-5744-437b-a8cd-25b0f8b48b18.jpeg"> Thu, 5 Oct 2017 12:26:53 EST Question of the day October 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67656745 Today is National Taco Day! What is your favorite tacos? Corn or Flour Tortilla? Fillings? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/8505faa1-71c2-421e-a14f-8f22fed83aa6.jpeg"> Wed, 4 Oct 2017 14:22:31 EST Question of the day October 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67649436 What is the name of the main character in the book you are reading right now or the last book you read? What does he or she do for a living? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/8f30d5be-38a6-48d3-8cc5-cc7a3cfc4eda.jpeg"> Tue, 3 Oct 2017 11:29:01 EST Question of the day October 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67645064 Today is National Name Your Car Day. Does your car have a name? If so, what is it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/61757c1c-5971-4281-8df2-832dc955f99c.png"> Mon, 2 Oct 2017 18:42:25 EST Team Challenge first week of Oct 2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=4837x428x67638873 Let's look at our diet and see where we can make improvements. Where will you make changes? Sun, 1 Oct 2017 20:48:24 EST Question of the day October 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67636200 October is National Vegetarian Month &amp; today happens to also be National Vegetarian Day &amp; World Vegetarian Day. Are you or anyone close to you vegetarian? Do you include vegetarian meals in your eating plan? If so, what is your favorite? Do you prepare it or does someone else? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c13c1c3c-dcd4-4670-8817-40033787694a.jpg"> Sun, 1 Oct 2017 12:10:46 EST Question of the day September 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67629702 Today is National Mud Pack Day. Have you ever had a mud pack? If so, what did you think about it? If not, would you try it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f8c6d425-c91e-4cda-82d3-36ef781ea779.jpg"> Sat, 30 Sep 2017 11:31:14 EST Question of the day September 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67624151 Do you schedule in time for your meals &amp; fitness or just go with the flow? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/69bd8ed1-fc06-4c76-94b3-5ec654bd01c9.jpg"> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:28:18 EST Question of the day September 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67617849 Do you eat the recommended amount (5-7 servings) of fruits &amp; veggies daily? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1eca9da7-3968-4167-bb5f-e0ecd0ae0e90.jpeg"> Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:42:52 EST Question of the day September 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67617838 What was your earliest toy as a child? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5a2685de-dc5d-4067-9761-e900ef4ae67f.jpg"> Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:41:56 EST Question of the day September 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67605351 Have you ever been less than honest about your weight for your driver’s license? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7e37ce66-990f-44e9-924f-6c8afd042021.jpeg"> Tue, 26 Sep 2017 11:40:23 EST Question of the day September 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67601169 You can’t tell by the weather, but fall really is here. What is your favorite way to eat pumpkin? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/336808b1-f5f4-49f7-82f2-ae2b21511691.jpeg"> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 19:03:41 EST Question of the day September 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67592788 Do you remember your dreams? If so, do you try to interpret them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1a325cc8-e2df-4058-a246-950b42a98f4c.jpeg"> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 10:06:43 EST Question of the day September 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67589938 Do you like spinach? If so, what is your favorite way to eat it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e69e1cda-e52b-47ae-8041-313b94a35a55.jpeg"> Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:30:06 EST Question of the day September 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67582591 The third full week in September, the 18th thru 24th this year, is National Indoor Plant Week. Do you have indoor plants? If so, how many? What kind? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/a6258453-56e7-471f-a2e6-bcc84751dc52.jpeg"> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:46:45 EST Question of the day September 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67578058 World Gratitude Day is celebrated annually on the 21st September. The celebration of Gratitude Day allows both individual citizens and organizations within wider society to celebrate the broad meaning of gratitude in a variety of ways. <BR> <BR> What is something that you usually don’t give much thought to but are grateful for? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d805af04-4e0a-4257-8d0d-35d0fd18454b.jpg"> Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:20:28 EST Question of the week 9-21-17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67575367 Have you been totally shocked by something you have found in your research? Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:38:34 EST Question of the day September 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67572371 What kind of singer are you? Soloist, good singer, OK singer or lip-sync? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0fc9195e-6a2e-42a1-976d-0d5c858fc27e.jpg"> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:42:25 EST Question of the day August 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67564274 What spot in your home tends to be the “hot spot” – the spot that always seems to accumulate clutter? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c1316996-b804-4b80-82aa-62cb9a73de6d.jpeg"> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:39:04 EST Question of the day September 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67558483 Today is National Cheeseburger Day. Do you eat cheeseburgers? If so, what do you like on them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/68762d0f-d814-4b92-a036-4b434921c43c.jpeg"> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:51:10 EST Question of the day September 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67553703 International Coastal Cleanup Day is always celebrated on the third Saturday in September. Do you take part in it or something similar? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c738f517-9a77-4db4-b5be-fd47d3bb83ad.jpg"> Sun, 17 Sep 2017 17:31:14 EST Sources of family info http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67549812 One way to find out more about your family members... <BR> Since my mom passed away in December, we had to go through her belongings. <BR> She had a LOT of belongings. sigh. <BR> She was the 'genealogist' of the family, so she has binders filled with charts, forms, photos of ...EVERYONE, it seemed. She even did Town History and her STREET's history! She has records of the houses and who has lived there in the past up to the present! <BR> Wow! <BR> And....I'm the gal who 'inherited' all this... Sun, 17 Sep 2017 01:48:39 EST Question of the day September 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67547086 What do you think is the perfect age? Why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/31bccaf2-6c50-41c6-a05e-f06c80d6c900.jpg"> Sat, 16 Sep 2017 14:32:40 EST Question of the day September 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67542596 If someone gave you $10,000, what would you do with it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6d23bb9e-bd26-48b3-af6f-793e3cffe692.jpeg"> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:05:27 EST Question of the day September 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67534854 Have you ever been told that you look like someone famous? If so, who? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c106a5cf-6297-4e03-a02a-e6cb6e238b7b.jpg"> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 10:59:11 EST Question of the day September 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67529798 When you are really stressed out, what do you do to relax? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/76afecb5-f351-4731-b70b-d1eee593564d.jpg"> Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:17:51 EST Question of the week 9-13-17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67529163 Who's the oldest living ancestor on your family tree? How old? <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:21:08 EST Question of the day September 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67525681 What is your favorite smell? What memory does it remind you of? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/948cf9ab-7014-4ad5-bd79-9aab8af8daa9.png"> Tue, 12 Sep 2017 22:11:44 EST Question of the day September 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67516578 September is National Better Breakfast Month. Do you eat a healthy breakfast daily? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f58f694f-cea0-42b2-ad06-5c42629db8d8.jpeg"> Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:51:45 EST Question of the day September 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67512416 What is the first thing you notice about someone you are meeting for the first time? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/fffd0d07-4759-4561-9f62-6e16dffe7997.png"> Sun, 10 Sep 2017 18:10:56 EST Question of the day September 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67504793 If you were running for president, what would your campaign slogan be? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d3b85a4f-89a8-4a13-a9b5-2cf4b450195a.jpeg"> Sat, 9 Sep 2017 09:34:12 EST Question of the day September 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67500420 Do you have any tattoos? If so, what &amp; where are they? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/47b113b2-a2a5-40a8-9a09-34df7cb73d39.jpeg"> Fri, 8 Sep 2017 13:05:40 EST Question of the day September 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67495083 Do you know anyone in Irma’s path? Are they able to safely evacuate? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/119ca6d1-4401-4f83-9e7d-9830aa71c4e1.jpg"> Thu, 7 Sep 2017 16:27:02 EST Question of the day September 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67489104 What bad habit do you have that you would really like to get rid of? Would you care to share what habit(s) it is? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1c2ae95e-9c40-423a-b53a-321494a3eb74.jpeg"> Wed, 6 Sep 2017 18:25:28 EST Question of the day September 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67482940 When a week has a Monday holiday like this one, do you find the rest of the week easier, harder or no different than usual? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/60432bb8-40a8-4120-bca8-06796a7da897.jpeg"> Tue, 5 Sep 2017 18:26:24 EST Question of the week 9-5-17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67481049 If you are lucky enough to have photos of your ancestors (or have heard through stories), even if you don't resemble anyone, have you noticed any similar traits among family members? <BR> <BR> <BR> Unfortunately I only have a few photos but I've been told on my mother's side we all have big hips and are a little on the heavier side. Tue, 5 Sep 2017 11:28:10 EST Question of the day September 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67477149 Happy Labor Day! Do you have any special traditions for celebrating Labor Day? If so, what are they? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/cfabbc23-0b8c-44cc-82f1-2b10ea755450.jpeg"> Mon, 4 Sep 2017 20:21:33 EST Question of the day September 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67470161 September is National Self Improvement Month. Do you consciously work on improving yourself on a regular basis? If so, how? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5354f326-c891-4ff0-9f0e-da41f86a8e45.png"> Sun, 3 Sep 2017 15:05:27 EST Question of the day September 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67465289 Have you been impacted by Hurricane Harvey? Do you have friends and/or family members who have? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/acf18e3c-bfa6-472d-9b00-2f434b094e40.jpg"> Sat, 2 Sep 2017 18:49:58 EST Question of the day September 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67459036 September is National Courtesy Month. Do you consider yourself to be a courteous person? How do you deal with rude people? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/82972b84-00d0-4786-ae8c-bd6181fb7927.jpeg"> Fri, 1 Sep 2017 17:56:44 EST Question of the day August 31 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67453314 Today is National Trail Mix Day. Do you eat trail mix? If so, do you buy it or make your own? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4b12713d-22b9-49fd-98be-e59754e59402.jpeg"> Thu, 31 Aug 2017 20:32:01 EST Question of the day August 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67447195 April 19th thru September 5th is the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign. I won’t ask if you’re ever guilty of driving after drinking, but I will ask: Will you ride with someone who has been drinking? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/05b8ec96-b273-45eb-9eac-23b37fbe80cf.jpg"> Wed, 30 Aug 2017 19:40:25 EST Question of the day August 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67438985 August is National Eye Exam Month. When did you last have your eyes examined? Do you wear glasses or contacts? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/979f516d-500d-4c62-ad6d-8139fa910894.jpg"> Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:18:26 EST Question of the day August 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67432685 Have you or someone you know been fired/let go on your first day of a job? If so why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bc5265f4-6cf9-4bc0-8b3d-32ed269ba7d5.jpeg"> Mon, 28 Aug 2017 10:47:01 EST Question of the day August 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67427300 What do you look forward to at the beginning of a new week? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5db9c49d-d9d2-4514-a30e-41235859057b.jpg"> Sun, 27 Aug 2017 13:05:19 EST Question of the day August 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67422316 What is the earliest song that you remember learning as a child? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c2442e7e-e933-4e76-9e63-a52b0dee9a5f.jpg"> Sat, 26 Aug 2017 14:01:56 EST Question of the day August 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67416244 What is your oldest small appliance that you have that still works? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b32e68c2-fe56-4b94-878a-219590e3ef45.jpg"> Fri, 25 Aug 2017 12:56:24 EST Question of the day August 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67411286 Have you ever – or do you now – own an unusual pet? What unusual pet might you be tempted to own? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9ec2b3c6-b4cb-4fd7-9527-573d73ed1f20.jpg"> Thu, 24 Aug 2017 15:47:45 EST Question of the day August 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67406224 Do you have a slow cooker? If so, do you use it? How often? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b13d2b80-07cb-4362-b212-7db2eaad5402.jpg"> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 19:07:37 EST Question of the day August 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67398598 Beach, mountains or woods. Where would you rather spend time? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/213748f6-82f4-4ae6-87f8-8bc5df478055.jpg"> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:02:22 EST Question of the day August 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67393371 Did you watch the solar eclipse today? Did you watch it live or via video? How many people did you share the experience with? Did it meet your expectations? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3f250748-54e0-4e1a-84ec-27e2be6311b1.jpg"> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:42:35 EST Question of the day August 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67386594 What did you have for lunch yesterday? Was it a planned meal or a last-minute decision? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3b3d9db5-4b5f-42e6-8320-e56b1a04bc79.jpg"> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:35:42 EST Question of the day August 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67382715 Celebrating 178 Years of Photography <BR> <BR> Today is World Photo Day, marking the invention of photography. Here's to the images that give us new perspective on the world, bringing us closer together. <BR> <BR> Are you a photographer? What kind of photos do you like to take? Do you take pictures only on special occasions or do you look for things to photograph? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0823afc1-5cad-4b49-9eb7-2bddc91e845a.jpg"> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:32:19 EST Question of the day August 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67377340 Today is National Mail Order Catalog Day. Do you enjoy browsing through catalogs or do you consider them a nuisance? Do you order from them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0df93572-4fdf-4f3d-a7b1-7645d68bcd42.jpg"> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:29:40 EST Question of the day August 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67370264 Today is National Thrift Shop Day. Do you shop thrift stores? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9406495c-5b92-4c67-ae12-3d2d7c9be3fc.jpg"> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:14:05 EST Question of the day August 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67364606 What is your favorite meal? How often are you able to have it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f5e2a6f4-0053-4464-adf9-8853b0f38430.jpg"> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:36:16 EST Question of the day August 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67358771 Do you use your local public library? If so, how? How often? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7302100e-3f7f-4567-a780-61b4264a5d8c.jpeg"> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:09:54 EST Question of the week 8-15-2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67357278 Does your family have family reunions? Tue, 15 Aug 2017 08:51:24 EST Question of the day August 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67352982 Are you an early bird or a night owl? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3adf76de-bb6f-44d3-b812-1653ffb17f3f.jpg"> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 13:58:55 EST Question of the day August 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67345820 Today is National Left-handers Day. Are you left-handed? If so, does this cause any problems for you? If so, what kind? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/cda47cf6-fd19-4a0a-9f31-b51285693cf0.png"> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 10:30:13 EST Question of the day August 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67340769 Today is National Middle Child Day. What is your birth order in your family? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/12b965b0-fadc-47a1-bc81-6f469aecd563.jpg"> Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:10:10 EST Question of the day August 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67335463 Do you spend more time planning a project or actually doing it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4fa69752-2133-4bc1-a0b0-2b447c828bbf.png"> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:05:09 EST Question of the day August 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67328733 When on a road trip, do you prefer to go straight to your destination or take random side trips when you see something that interests you? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7abb7295-b410-4486-8e13-a8606b7671da.jpeg"> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 11:31:56 EST Question of the day August 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67322375 August 7-13 is National Bargain Hunters Week. Do you hunt for bargains? How? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f02164aa-62d4-4be2-9de0-d030b51d3f1b.jpg"> Wed, 9 Aug 2017 12:01:18 EST Question of the week 8-9-2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67322085 If you have been lucky enough to have or find pictures of ancestors, do you or any of your family members resemble someone in the past? Wed, 9 Aug 2017 11:29:48 EST Question of the day August 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67316954 Today is National Happiness Happens Day. What made you happy today? Who did you make happy today? <BR> <BR> NATIONAL HAPPINESS HAPPENS DAY <BR> National Happiness Happens Day is observed each year on August 8. On August 8 each year just let it happen. You know. Happiness. It’s National Happiness Happens Day! <BR> Happiness is encouraged all day. Recognize every moment of glee, joy, delight, and pleasure. Don’t let it pass. A flicker of a giggle should be given its due and should it blos... Tue, 8 Aug 2017 14:08:11 EST Question of the day August 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67309970 Do you belong to any social groups or organizations? If so, what are they &amp; what do they do? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ab8e4a27-8ce2-4e38-8fe0-16018e0528b0.jpg"> Mon, 7 Aug 2017 11:32:23 EST Question of the day August 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67304624 What is your idea of a perfect day? How often are you able to achieve this? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c4e9c51a-d3cf-4ea4-9db8-8cddac53eeb5.jpeg"> Sun, 6 Aug 2017 14:18:26 EST Question of the day August 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67298423 August 1-7 is Simply Your Life Week. Have you done anything to make your life simpler such as decluttering your home? Do you plan to? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/af11c7ad-ea30-4c04-94e3-4632a7fd7673.jpg"> Sat, 5 Aug 2017 10:56:50 EST Question of the day August 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67292826 Today we are going to talk about grocery shopping. Do you shop in one large trip or several smaller trips? Do you shop at one grocery store or more than one? Do you use a list, coupons, local ad or just what looks good to you? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/02b61237-8b09-4b56-9e64-64c57c7630a9.jpg"> Fri, 4 Aug 2017 11:02:11 EST Question of the day August 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67287029 Have you ever had your fortune told? If so, what was your impression of it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b4e5957c-b578-4388-9b97-7d084285d33e.jpg"> Thu, 3 Aug 2017 11:50:13 EST Question of the day August 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67282702 What 1st world problems annoy you the most? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/a4a0141d-2409-48b1-b3b8-56f74971df0b.jpg"> Wed, 2 Aug 2017 17:23:19 EST Question of the week 8-1-2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67276135 When looking at where your ancestors have been or where they went, do you find that they have stayed in the same general vicinity or moved around a lot? Tue, 1 Aug 2017 16:51:21 EST Question of the day August 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67275304 August is National Peach Month. What is your favorite way to eat them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7cc0ca85-f544-4829-b7a6-25bd9a63e169.jpg"> Tue, 1 Aug 2017 13:58:08 EST Question of the day July 31 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67268407 If someone made a movie of your life would it be a drama, a comedy, a romantic-comedy, action film, or science fiction? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9fbc8c34-8ef7-4ba6-8944-776f4282c043.jpg"> Mon, 31 Jul 2017 12:37:30 EST Question of the day July 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67263266 Who is your favorite comedian? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d7247b5e-b0f2-4c93-843d-612db01ceb8d.jpg"> Sun, 30 Jul 2017 17:41:48 EST Question of the day July 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67257863 If you were in a public restroom &amp; after washing your hands discovered there were no paper towels, how would you dry your hands? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5dc481b9-3787-4566-bf2c-10dba50b835b.jpeg"> Sat, 29 Jul 2017 19:30:56 EST Question of the day July 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67249889 With all the changes, do you like Spark People more or less than you did before? Do you find it easier or more difficult to navigate? Why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5fb2147a-67e3-4491-a939-3e8d7468ed6c.jpg"> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:44:11 EST Question of the day July 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67244526 July is National Independent Retailers Month. Do you try to shop at independently owned businesses rather than big chain stores? Do you ever go out of your way to do so? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/245b3736-ceb6-4e0a-9e70-da412c325c62.jpg"> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:12:56 EST Question of the day July 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67238795 Are you a crafter? If so, what kind or kinds of crafts do you do? Do you make them for yourself, give them away or sell them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5df26049-61d5-4fec-b55d-df7adc9567d9.jpg"> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:16:43 EST Question of the day July 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67232597 Today is National Hot Fudge Sundae Day. Do you like Hot Fudge Sundaes? When was the last time you had one? <BR> <BR> P.S. Sorry about all the ice cream questions this week. Didn’t plan it. It just happened. But this picture makes me really want one. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d29e409a-5442-4116-9238-f71b8f5ec606.jpg"> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:16:43 EST Question of the week 7-25-2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67231097 Does your family share your enthusiasm in genealogy? Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:14:11 EST Question of the day July 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67226628 Do you set goals? If so, are they short term (week or so), medium term (month or so) or long term (year)? Care to share what kind of goals you set? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e08f269d-c59a-4dd5-a53f-566d3082bc17.jpg"> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:41:37 EST Question of the day July 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67220955 What is your favorite ice cream flavor? Do you eat it often? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b281afa4-c032-40c1-a34b-9bffd9be1250.png"> Sun, 23 Jul 2017 14:57:56 EST Question of the day July 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67216330 What is your idea of a perfect weekend? How often are you able to do this? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9556a2f7-5ad0-478b-954f-1a38d17518a9.jpg"> Sat, 22 Jul 2017 19:00:51 EST Question of the day July 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67209827 With the heat index as high as it is, what are you doing to stay cool? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/47a5c0b3-85ed-4980-87c9-7c8667a56b0f.jpg"> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:50:42 EST Question of the day July 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67204550 Which of your personal values do you tend to use the most in living your life? What personal values to you admire most in others? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7931319d-8ea7-4ed8-971f-2cd0f1ca4752.jpg"> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:54:58 EST Question of the day July 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67196861 When you go out to eat, what’s your favorite place to go? What’s your favorite dish there? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/89d61779-27cc-4ebd-ba19-be0efa6ed215.jpeg"> Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:22:24 EST Question of the week 7-19-2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67196343 How do you stay organized? What do you do you have several lines or more going at the same time especially when you go further back and there are more lines? <BR> Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:23:58 EST Question of the day July 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67191501 Are you a collector? If so, what is it that you collect? How many do you have in your collection? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6ea9b824-8e53-4815-bf37-715b688343f9.jpeg"> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:57:52 EST Question of the day July 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67185279 What are your favorite things to do on a rainy day and or night? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3bf0dc0e-7c30-4bef-a0e6-0ddd8bbe11c6.jpeg"> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:41:18 EST Question of the day July 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67179609 Missouri is known for its great state parks. Do you make use of these natural resources? The link below will help you locate a state park to fit your needs. <BR> <BR> <link>mostateparks.com/find-a-park </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4738c9be-315d-4499-81a1-768ccfce4aa9.jpeg"> Sun, 16 Jul 2017 13:17:12 EST Question of the day July 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67175528 Do you shop for gifts, make your own or give money/gift cards? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e3e9568f-e26b-4a28-b60d-4230070f9aa5.jpeg"> Sat, 15 Jul 2017 20:03:39 EST Question of the day July 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67167402 Today is National Mac &amp; Cheese Day. Do you like mac &amp; cheese? Do you consider it a main dish or a side dish? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/898c54ca-f35f-420e-b557-7cc77709381a.jpeg"> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:33:07 EST Question of the day July 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67162703 Should celebrities expect to have privacy in their lives? Why or why not? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d82eebab-9276-4b09-b205-9917b20978d9.jpeg"> Thu, 13 Jul 2017 16:46:11 EST Question of the day July 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67156437 Today is National Different Colored Eyes Day. Do you have different colored eyes or know someone who does? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f661c48a-3d60-4c7b-844a-ba1e84681caa.jpg"> Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:52:10 EST Question of the week 7-11-17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67150025 Since we are on a health website, in working on your family history, has anyone research health issues within the families? <BR> <BR> <BR> I haven't but I'm amazed when looking at death certificates some of the causes of death. Not sure how or where to keep track of that. I do know both sides of family has heart issues but not sure to what extent. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:58:14 EST Question of the day July 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67148767 Today is 7-11. The 7-Eleven stores are giving away free Slushies to celebrate. Did you get yours? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bc42c0de-8796-45c9-966b-595f90d0d79e.jpeg"> Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:10:28 EST Question of the day July 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67141810 What do you like best about living in the city, town or county that you live in? What do you like least about it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/644d75fb-ed60-4faa-a927-434128904916.jpg"> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:07:34 EST Question of the day July 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67137206 Walking, running or something else. What is your preferred way to exercise? Why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ad67f8d2-03cb-4160-b600-0fdb90f7c2d1.jpg"> Sun, 9 Jul 2017 17:55:49 EST Question of the day July 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67129918 What is the average amount of time you spend on the computer each day? Does it keep you from doing other things you need to do? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/41a2c755-a67f-4bd4-93c3-8d18753eace1.png"> Sat, 8 Jul 2017 11:51:51 EST Question of the day July 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67124198 July is Anti-Boredom month. What do you do when you’re feeling bored? Here is a link to just a few suggestions, but there are many more out there. <BR> <BR> <link>commhealthcare.com/celebrating-natio<BR>nal-anti-boredom-month-9-steps-to-help<BR>-remove-boredom-in-in-home-care/ </link> <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/50900f83-bc90-4ec9-a8fe-04edd2792434.jpg"> Fri, 7 Jul 2017 12:15:13 EST Question of the day July 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67118571 Have you really made any lifestyle changes since you joined Spark People? What kind? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f8f04cad-d325-4499-8f71-28daf0f4276a.jpg"> Thu, 6 Jul 2017 13:32:45 EST Question of the day July 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67112130 Did you have a good 4th of July? What did you do? Were you able to at least somewhat stay on track? And speaking of track, did you track on your nutrition &amp; fitness trackers? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/8112358e-1ba3-4583-bdbd-c465c50b6b81.jpg"> Wed, 5 Jul 2017 12:16:46 EST Question of the day July 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67106259 Happy Independence Day! Do you have special 4th of July traditions? If so, what are they? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/60e04852-a8ef-4da7-a515-543151272084.jpeg"> Tue, 4 Jul 2017 12:39:52 EST Question of the week 7-4-2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67104654 As we celebrate the birthday of the U.S.A., in researching your history, has anyone found any connections with our forefathers to or to anyone who has played a significant part in forming the history of the country? Tue, 4 Jul 2017 08:31:17 EST Question of the day July 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67100845 If you were spending a week on a staycation, what local attractions would you be sure to put on your to-do list? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/29c30703-49da-4d14-933d-83155241f2ce.gif"> Mon, 3 Jul 2017 13:42:01 EST Question of the day July 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67093751 Do you prefer to work out in a group or by yourself? At the gym or at home? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f8cfe3eb-5d80-4e97-b82c-4d531db18c0a.jpg"> Sun, 2 Jul 2017 10:47:00 EST Question of the day July 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67087349 July is National Cell Phone Courtesy Month. Do you think that cell phones have become a problem in our society? Are you ever guilty of inconsiderate use of your cell phone? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b872144a-a548-4524-aa1e-35784be122ba.png"> Sat, 1 Jul 2017 11:18:14 EST Question of the day June 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67082172 The year is now half over. Are you making progress toward your goals? Do you ask for help from your teams when you need help? If not, why? That’s what we’re here for. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/55da4775-600c-43ee-99c2-c4d755b1896d.png"> Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:50:00 EST Question of the day June 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67076016 Do you prefer large get-togethers or small intimate ones? Formal or informal? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/84d3e7ef-34ca-4b7e-a7cc-ef9ef8b6d60f.jpg"> Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:49:53 EST Recording Someone Given Up for Adoption http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67071273 My question is my husband's grandmother died shortly after giving birth to a daughter back in 1914. Her husband already had 3 small boys to care for and now a new baby as well as only being in America for a year or two. He could not care for a new baby, so the baby girl was given up for adoption to a family living nearby. I have both her biological name and adoptive name (all records are found with adoptive name), so should I add her to my family tree with both last names or just biological ... Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:20:40 EST Question of the day June 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67070260 We work hard to eat properly &amp; get enough exercise, but what about our brain? What are you doing to keep your brain active &amp; in shape? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/8d5f3199-ce61-4c4c-88b7-92e0086cfc8f.jpg"> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:19:07 EST Question of the day June 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67064047 Do you have a fur baby or fur babies? If so, tell us about him, her or them. Don’t forget the ones with fins, feathers &amp; scales. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ca9edc9d-9553-4b81-9cf2-1b48b4b2a1fa.jpg"> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:30:41 EST Question of the week 6-27-2017 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67063031 What is the best tip(s) you have received and used in your research? Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:07:26 EST Question of the day June 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67058660 Do you include housework &amp; yard work on your fitness tracker? If not, why? <BR> <BR> Simple and easy cleaning, such as dusting, taking out the trash, straightening and changing the bed linens, can burn up to 170 calories per hour for a 150-pound person. And heavier duty tasks such as sweeping the floor, washing windows and cleaning the garage can burn more than 250 calories an hour. <BR> <BR> A 150-pound person can easily burn 200-400 calories an hour working in the yard. <BR> When it'... Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:15:32 EST Question of the day June 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67051111 June is National Adopt a Cat Month. Do you have a cat? If so, tell us about him or her. Did you adopt him or her from a shelter? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/a271fb94-0d67-4c0f-8d51-e63492402950.gif"> Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:41:48 EST Question of the day June 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67048569 Do you recycle? If so, are you consistent with it or hit and miss? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/33ab1f28-66fa-4494-b08b-3424984f06f7.gif"> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:07:22 EST Question of the day June 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67040098 Today is National Hydration Day. How do you make sure you stay hydrated? What are your plans for the weekend? If they are outside, will you be drinking more water to stay hydrated? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c03a5f35-44c1-46a8-8c32-7b407b6ff44d.jpeg"> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:04:01 EST Quote http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67035488 Red Skelton to Johnny Carson on the Tonight show when Johnny asked him if he did any kind of exercise: "The only exercise I get is acting as a pallbearer for my friends who did exercise." <BR> <BR> <em>31</em> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:25:59 EST Question of the day June 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67034971 When are you most likely to make poor food choices? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ffafea82-82f8-4136-8f59-3add852e7ad1.jpg"> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:51:54 EST Question of the day June 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67028985 Today is National Selfie Day. Have you joined the “selfie” bandwagon? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1e098719-2613-4f5b-97b0-03be573dea64.jpeg"> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:45:11 EST Question of the day June 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67023793 Are you a chef or a cook? Do you like to create your own dishes or do you need to follow a recipe? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d25b89f9-7f86-4e98-ba9c-3a151ead50e5.jpg"> Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:35:37 EST Genealogy Question of the Week 6-19-17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67019260 There is so much information out there, which website(s) do you like to use the best? Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:28:02 EST Question of the day June 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67018193 What is something you’ve never done but would really like to try? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/89795a74-03bf-4f40-8183-b5e0d5ab9fbc.jpeg"> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:34:57 EST Question of the day June 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67011707 Happy Fathers Day. Do you have any special traditions for Father’s Day? If so, what are they? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/dca92f90-9a55-4519-8038-8428dd7e2ad4.png"> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:22:52 EST Question of the day June 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67006158 How did you pick your goal weight? <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7a029cd4-ea76-4bc3-a5c5-288c0a49191a.jpg"> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 10:06:50 EST Question of the day June 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x67000263 What type of eating style do you follow – regular, vegetarian, vegan, paleo, Mediterranean, or something else? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/44eeffcc-b645-4704-939c-f54f398a9612.jpeg"> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:34:09 EST Question of the day June 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66994715 June 15th is National Smile Power Day. Do you practice smiling at others? Do you agree that smiling makes you feel better? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/40a72e7c-3bad-4622-9e29-5a5e64a7006e.jpg"> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:35:30 EST Question of the day June 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66988383 Today is National Flag Day. Do you display the American Flag at your home? If so, is it every day or just on special occasions? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9d7255b1-3d98-4423-a512-0031045a5ca2.jpeg"> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 08:35:44 EST Question of the day June 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66983302 What do you do when someone drops by unexpectedly? Do you graciously invite them in? Do you step outside to talk to them? Do you pretend that you are not at home? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f4f90a3a-3763-430b-921b-43efcadfc90b.jpeg"> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:59:13 EST Question of the day June 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66977331 June is National Iced Tea Month. Do you drink iced tea? If so, what type – regular, herbal, etc? Sweet or unsweetened? Do you drink it just in the summer or all year long? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0eb4d698-46fa-4a7c-9b27-ba310e2bc187.jpeg"> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 09:47:37 EST Genealogy Research Courses http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66976792 Good morning, Everyone. I am posting this resource here just in case anyone in the group is interested. It is a paid resource, not free, but the courses are taught by some good people in the genealogical field. I have not taken the courses so I can't recommend them, but I have heard some of the leaders &amp; they are valid, respected leaders in the field. <BR> <BR> <link>vigrgenealogy.com/ </link> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 08:52:37 EST Geneaology Question of the Week 6-12-17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66976741 Hi Everyone! <BR> <BR> Not sure where to go with the questions so I will start with a generic question and go from there. Some of us are just beginning to trace our family histories and some of us are very experienced and many are just in between dabbling (like me). If you have any questions or ideas for question of the week posts, send them in SparkMail - I am definitely open to all help! <BR> <BR> On to our question for this week: <BR> <BR> In your experiences so far, what is the mos... Mon, 12 Jun 2017 08:46:04 EST Question of the day June 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66971150 Do you ever check out the recipes at SparkRecipes.com? Have you watched any of Chef Meg’s cooking videos? Have you made any of the recipes? If so, what was it, did you like it &amp; would you make it again? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d5ffd027-3c4c-494e-804a-c5281f1241a0.png"> Sun, 11 Jun 2017 09:00:57 EST Question of the day June 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66966714 June 10th is National Herbs &amp; Spices Day. Do you use a variety of herbs &amp; spices in your meal preparation? Have you tried any new ones lately? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/187994e2-df15-4af0-bc5e-bd13ac8d91b8.jpeg"> Sat, 10 Jun 2017 10:26:48 EST Question of the day June 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66961543 Spark People recommends that you take time each week to plan your meals ahead for the week, before you go grocery shopping. What do you think of this idea? Do you do it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c8c2c008-8a68-4d45-ad20-2922697e1977.jpg"> <BR> Fri, 9 Jun 2017 10:16:26 EST Question of the day June 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66955327 Today is National Best Friends Day. Who is your best friend? When &amp; where did you meet? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ea059a06-be29-4c31-962f-cf6783b7dffe.jpeg"> Thu, 8 Jun 2017 09:19:38 EST Question of the day June 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66949684 Do you like to go to carnivals &amp; fairs? What do you like most about them? What do you dislike most about them? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/28294bc3-fdf3-4a76-986c-c0989224236a.jpg"> <BR> Wed, 7 Jun 2017 10:48:30 EST Question of the day June 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66943389 Today is National Yo-yo Day. Have you ever had a yo-yo? If so, how good were you with it? Do you have one now? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/57e6575b-05f0-4edb-a133-13849db044c3.jpeg"> Tue, 6 Jun 2017 10:58:12 EST Question of the day June 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66936699 Do you stick to just one type of exercise or do you do a variety of different exercises to strengthen your whole body? What type(s) do you do? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/857e49b6-eed0-4f51-a9d3-a1988e44400e.jpg"> Mon, 5 Jun 2017 09:40:28 EST Question of the day June 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66930539 What is the last class that you attended? Was it for fun, business, etc? Did you enjoy it? Are there any classes that you would like to attend in the future? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/73d1c18e-ed55-4af8-9981-e99817a9a24d.jpeg"> Sun, 4 Jun 2017 09:46:39 EST Question of the day June 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66925262 What is your favorite day of the week? Why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/fe6b88e5-dfbf-4fa5-a7b8-307a2e53f6f2.jpeg"> Sat, 3 Jun 2017 10:01:22 EST Question of the day June 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66920046 When you really want to be comfortable, what do you wear? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3d7d8802-e4ee-4c2f-baf6-4f17ab941800.jpeg"> Fri, 2 Jun 2017 12:00:55 EST Question of the day June 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66912503 June is National Great Outdoors Month. What is your favorite way to spend time outdoors? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/87db7f1f-c8dd-4779-9ffd-04e1efa9cbcd.png"> Thu, 1 Jun 2017 09:16:15 EST Question of the day May 31 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66912395 Did you have a good Memorial Day? What did you do? Were you able to at least somewhat stay on track? And speaking of track, did you track on your nutrition &amp; fitness trackers? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/a1a8bac1-46fd-4ca0-8e71-0a0be4ba8ac6.jpeg"> Thu, 1 Jun 2017 09:08:43 EST Desired goals for the month of June http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=19975x428x66906074 In my frustration of NOT seeing the scale numbers go down as I want/desire/long. grrr <BR> <BR> I have had to put my focus on other areas. I was thinking we could all share our small goals and triumps for the month here. This way we can see what we are accomplishing, get moral support from each other, and not be so concerned about the scale. <BR> <BR> I hope you'll join me. Wed, 31 May 2017 09:53:15 EST Question of the day May 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66899249 Do you prefer to pay with cash, check, debit card or credit card? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/66c79800-6c37-4654-ac47-3613213c7a50.png"> Tue, 30 May 2017 08:54:39 EST Question of the day May 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66893856 We’re surrounded by advertising. What company’s motto or ad has caught your attention? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/01ce294b-41d6-431d-860f-4b6b6b987961.jpg"> <BR> Mon, 29 May 2017 09:57:33 EST Question of the day May 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66888731 Does your family have any special traditions for Memorial Day weekend? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9ba6c323-ca40-43f2-8459-a2799f78da58.jpg"> <BR> Sun, 28 May 2017 11:42:32 EST Question of the day May 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66883155 Do you do better at sticking to good habits during the week or on weekends? What do you do different? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/3c9a8a57-e4ab-4d5a-a30c-e6ad956d3bbe.jpeg"> Sat, 27 May 2017 11:47:28 EST Question of the day May 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66878544 Do you think that organic food is the only way or the better way to eat or do you think that non organic food is just as good as long as you're eating healthy meals? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b718fe99-cca2-4d75-85c5-3799fd438ef2.jpg"> Fri, 26 May 2017 15:13:39 EST Question of the day May 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66872609 Do you enjoy attending family reunions? Are you a reunion organizer? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5b8cf446-2fa5-4e83-929b-014eb7c1111c.jpeg"> Thu, 25 May 2017 15:47:42 EST Question of the day May 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66867784 Today is National Scavenger Hunt Day. Have you ever gone on a scavenger hunt? If so, did you enjoy it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/29b11dc9-558c-4640-81f6-6b22d7da306b.jpeg"> <BR> Wed, 24 May 2017 20:50:03 EST Question of the day May 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66858904 Have you turned on your heat or air in the past week? How about open windows? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/aa0a80cc-9e9f-4e56-838b-ec94b4f92504.jpeg"> <BR> Tue, 23 May 2017 10:08:52 EST Question of the day May 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66853589 Do you usually walk, run, bike ride, etc. outside? What have you been doing to compensate for all the rain we’ve had lately? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0db0d6f0-857c-4432-bcf6-a1cf315a1fe6.jpeg"> Mon, 22 May 2017 12:22:57 EST Question of the day May 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66847374 May is National Meditation Month. Do you spend time in meditation? If so, how &amp; where? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/cd9155a6-f8c8-47b3-9066-a2bf6ad48912.jpeg"> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:28:26 EST Question of the day May 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66843245 Do you start your day with a healthy breakfast? What do you usually have? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b4f3fb45-cac6-4981-bdce-b1f8bd77e100.jpg"> Sat, 20 May 2017 17:47:50 EST Question of the day May 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66838140 Do you often get into conversations with strangers? If so, do you start them or do they? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6c503abb-ada9-4720-9942-8d9d4d11d9aa.png"> Fri, 19 May 2017 18:24:53 EST Question of the day May 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66830902 Do you think it is harder or easier being a kid now than when you were growing up? Why do you think that? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1314d2e3-2612-4ea9-b19d-6efd32eebcef.jpeg"> <BR> Thu, 18 May 2017 12:08:39 EST Question of the day May 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66824063 Do you eat more home cooked meals, fast food meals, take-out meals or sit down restaurant meals? <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6c2756e7-e69a-460e-8158-b1ca24b27a93.jpeg"> Wed, 17 May 2017 08:47:27 EST Question of the day May 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66817918 Bath or shower – which do you prefer? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c5de9a02-55d7-45f4-8e26-2c0ea2ab2bf9.jpeg"> <BR> Tue, 16 May 2017 08:18:44 EST Question of the day May 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66813263 What type of music to you like to listen to? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/a84fe859-7ba6-4e60-9973-eaf03477d315.png"> <BR> Mon, 15 May 2017 12:21:28 EST Question of the day May 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66807571 Happy Mother’s Day! Do you have any special traditions to celebrate Mother’s Day? If so, what are they? <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d63ce6df-0713-4e7f-bee9-481426e7e13a.jpg"> Sun, 14 May 2017 11:52:59 EST Question of the day May 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66801552 On the average, how many hours of sleep do you get each night? Is it too much, not enough or just the right amount for you? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bf2d84a0-5ada-43b2-ab29-ef91647bd998.jpeg"> <BR> Sat, 13 May 2017 10:05:18 EST Question of the day May 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66798071 What was the best advice your mother ever gave you? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f4fb11fd-e19e-41aa-a2cf-f58f8ffdb68b.jpeg"> <BR> Fri, 12 May 2017 18:06:37 EST Question of the day May 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66790600 Do you use a device such as Fitbit, Spark Activity Tracker, etc. to track your steps &amp; other activities? If so, how do you like it? Do you think it encourages you to be more active? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7ab97c6a-1a1b-4f6c-af68-abcca4969b0f.jpg"> Thu, 11 May 2017 11:30:05 EST Question of the day May 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66784355 What was your main reason for joining Spark People? Where did you hear about it? How long have you been a Spark member? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b36920c7-1551-4b01-b101-65755664f1b4.png"> Wed, 10 May 2017 11:36:10 EST Question of the day May 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66778198 Do you consider things like mowing the grass, trimming the edges, pulling weeds, etc. exercise or work? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/cd179225-4c4d-46ec-bead-5ba00b6cc17c.jpg"> Tue, 9 May 2017 10:01:35 EST Question of the day May 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66773303 Who do you talk to most on the telephone? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1144b606-8113-49ea-9e31-06a1656da699.jpeg"> Mon, 8 May 2017 14:01:26 EST Question of the day May 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66766567 May is National Arthritis Awareness Month. Do you have arthritis &amp; if so what do you do to help ease it? Does it stop you from doing things you enjoy doing? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/48b363ba-786e-4ab1-a09f-028bf24e0cfe.jpg"> Sun, 7 May 2017 11:35:40 EST Question of the day May 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66760564 Today is World Naked Gardening Day. Will you be participating? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5f9eaf2c-c80a-4ebe-9d89-c3bb8123c019.jpg"> Sat, 6 May 2017 11:21:53 EST Question of the day May 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66754801 Today is Cinco de Mayo. The more general definition is - Cinco de Mayo (pronounced: sinko ðe majo); Spanish for "May 5th", or literally, "Five of May") is a celebration held on May 5. The date is observed to commemorate the Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín. In the United States, Cinco de Mayo is sometimes mistaken to be Mexico's Independence Day—the most important national holiday... Fri, 5 May 2017 11:48:01 EST Question of the day May 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66749133 Today is National Star Wars Day! Are you a Star Wars fan? Have you seen all the movies? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b180bc5a-547e-4734-a354-1595615b5f3d.png"> Thu, 4 May 2017 12:42:21 EST Question of the day May 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66742763 What do you use as the top cover on your bed…..a sheet, a spread, a quilt or something else? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/27ee104d-1131-40af-88d6-7ca2900cffdc.jpeg"> Wed, 3 May 2017 12:46:44 EST Question of the day May 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66737344 Do you have a bucket list? If so what are a couple of items on it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0947715f-8921-46b7-b381-f4914464e7af.jpeg"> Tue, 2 May 2017 16:15:10 EST Question of the day May 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66730048 May is National Salad Month. What is your favorite salad? Do you make this salad yourself or does someone else make it? Do you eat it often? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/df5bbe52-cdee-47b0-9ca3-f7c4c74bebb4.jpg"> Mon, 1 May 2017 14:36:22 EST Question of the day April 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66722095 April 30 is Table Top Day. The Day is to encourage the playing of table top games. <BR> <BR> Who did you last play a game (not electronic) with? How long ago? What are your favorite games? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/001e9f01-428f-4ac0-b43a-09da2c0e8e3e.jpeg"> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 10:52:40 EST Question of the day April 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66716970 If you had a lottery ticket and won a million dollars, what would you do with it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/7332bd6f-360f-49a1-b79a-2ebe50b537ec.jpeg"> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 12:30:48 EST Question of the day April 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66711489 Do you set goals for yourself? Do you set short time goals, long time goals or somewhere in between? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/01a09111-8409-4bdb-809d-a164acdcd213.jpg"> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:26:13 EST Question of the day April 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66704727 Do you completely make your bed every day? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0fee3e25-7478-484b-ad2a-bfefc5db56eb.jpeg"> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:55:18 EST Question of the day April 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66698399 What is the last thing that you really knew you shouldn’t eat, but went ahead &amp; did anyway? Was it as good as you thought it would be? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f895d8ae-2e44-4963-a1e1-5e257a1a485a.jpeg"> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:34:56 EST Question of the day April 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66691502 Today is World Penguin Day. Do you like penguins? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e638e4c8-3db4-4f7c-b385-cc98535f1136.jpeg"> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:58:24 EST Question of the day April 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66684615 How many pairs of shoes do you own? How many do you actually wear? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c02f3c33-efea-49a9-b721-abb8b4be40fc.jpeg"> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:49:14 EST Question of the day April 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66678866 Finish this sentence: "I’m glad that I’ve never ___." <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/c8d78ea7-4889-4127-be30-50c62d3e1ef4.jpg"> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:24:34 EST Question of the day April 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66674031 Today is Earth Day. Do you take part in any of the Earth Day celebrations around the area? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/784680de-89a4-4bab-ac1e-e4f864c8f138.jpeg"> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:07:22 EST Question of the day April 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66666894 I hear lots of complaints about people trying to find some reliable &amp; honest to do necessary car repairs. Have you found that person? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/81255b9a-ad34-4bfb-b4cd-98f62cb7eec7.jpeg"> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:11:44 EST Question of the day April 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66660580 Is a new swimsuit in your forecast for this year? Do you dread or look forward to buying new one? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/945a0646-2dc0-4934-8d4f-03bc904b9abe.jpeg"> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:51:16 EST Question of the day April 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66653989 Were you one of the millions of “giraffe watchers” who were keeping an eye on April waiting for her to give birth? If so, did you see the birth of the baby giraffe? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/b6cd0199-5d2c-4cfb-8dab-df2c501ebb33.jpg"> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:38:02 EST Question of the day April 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66649435 Would you rather have a big yard to take care of or one requiring little or no work? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e8cf06f9-3fd7-4790-abcd-06be506e361b.jpeg"> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:43:50 EST QotD April 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66649206 Do you watch food/health documentaries? Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:36:45 EST QotD April 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66642613 How often do you try new recipes? Mon, 17 Apr 2017 18:54:29 EST QofD April 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66633678 Will you eat differently today than you have been? Sun, 16 Apr 2017 10:23:31 EST QotD April 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66627542 Do you feel/think that holidays have become more about food than anything else? Sat, 15 Apr 2017 10:02:29 EST Question of the day April 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66622881 This is two-fold: <BR> <BR> Did you jump rope as a child? Can you jump rope now? Fri, 14 Apr 2017 14:41:22 EST Question of the Day April 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66617335 Do you take daily supplements? <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> (I hope it's okay to post this. I've missed the questions that St. Louis Woman normally posts. Does anyone know if she's okay?) Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:34:30 EST Question of the day April 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66564389 Would you rather be able to speak every language fluently - or would you rather have the ability to speak to animals? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9a77dfb0-904a-4006-aded-997b90f8ad00.jpg"> Wed, 5 Apr 2017 13:40:21 EST Question of the day April 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66551619 Yes, I do know that I already posted the question of the day for today. This one is for tomorrow. I will be working at the poll from 5 am until after 7 pm &amp; I probably won't feel like doing it when I get home. <BR> <BR> I want to develop a healthier lifestyle because….. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/2c89677f-d203-40f7-92d8-2b8f8f54dffd.jpg"> Mon, 3 Apr 2017 15:05:32 EST Question of the day April 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66550630 When at the grocery store, do you buy what’s on your list, make decisions based solely on price or flavor, just wonder up and down the aisles buying what looks good or wind up buying the same old stuff? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/32b8e1b4-0a49-4929-b255-0f5c64afeeeb.jpg"> Mon, 3 Apr 2017 11:47:44 EST Question of the day April 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66543762 Today is National Peanut Butter &amp; Jelly Day. Do you eat peanut butter &amp; jelly sandwiches? Do you have other ways to combine peanut butter &amp; jelly? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4ab38bab-5927-4b1d-9290-78e8aec1fc85.jpeg"> Sun, 2 Apr 2017 10:19:45 EST Question of the day April 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66538106 Today is April Fool’s Day! Are you an April Fool’s Day prankster? If so, what is your favorite prank to play on people? What is the most memorable prank that has been played on youor that you’ve seen? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/469fc2e3-c89f-4416-af38-f335dad6c266.jpeg"> Sat, 1 Apr 2017 12:07:14 EST Question of the day March 31 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66532170 What is one thing that you use when cooking to make food taste better? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/0e98a132-6bf7-4241-b97e-13d66775a372.jpeg"> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 12:23:46 EST Question of the day March 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66525497 Have you ever run a marathon? If so, how did you do? If not, do you plan to in the future? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/67c22e96-20c2-4058-926d-65b2313bb15c.jpeg"> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:58:12 EST Question of the day March 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66520046 What helps you to be more productive on a daily basis? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5b6f7917-2738-45f3-8b96-2492669db590.jpg"> Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:40:06 EST Question of the day March 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66506388 Do you use the Spark People workout generator or make your own exercise plan? Do you use the exercise tracker? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/727f714c-78c4-42c6-bebb-61ce5f6a97a2.jpeg"> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:59:57 EST Question of the day March 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66501132 It is recommended that we get at least 10,000 steps in every day. Do you? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e78bf525-cef1-42b1-aa65-b1bdad9fcd4b.png"> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 12:09:34 EST Question of the day March 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66496776 Do you like to go to garage sales aka yard sales, estate sales, flea markets, etc.? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/02c7cbc1-a586-4a54-9674-7bbe208444bf.jpeg"> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:13:26 EST Question of the day March 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66489194 Where is your favorite place to go for a night out or an afternoon on the town? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/d3510222-5dc2-40ac-991c-2333a226f719.jpeg"> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:55:57 EST Question of the day March 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66484256 Have you ever attended a Murder Mystery Dinner? If so, where &amp; did you enjoy it? Would you do it again? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6e9ae993-72a8-44e2-90cd-30b062d8625b.jpeg"> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:40:25 EST Question of the day March 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66476496 Do you have a reward system in place for when you reach a goal? If so, how does it work? What kind of rewards do you give yourself? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/101c1bf4-ab6f-43cf-b83e-21f77d3c0e15.jpeg"> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:20:40 EST Question of the day March 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66470842 Do you run your errands whenever they come up or do you do them in groups to cut down on the number of trips you make? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/53d39c39-86bf-4572-baec-8245269aee4a.jpeg"> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:01:09 EST Question of the day March 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66464162 Do you talk in your sleep? Or walk in your sleep? <BR> <BR> Sleepwalking, formally known as somnambulism, is a behavior disorder that originates during deep sleep and results in walking or performing other complex behaviors while asleep. It is much more common in children than adults and is more likely to occur if a person is sleep deprived. <BR> <BR> Sleep talking, or somniloquy, is the act of speaking during sleep. It's a type of parasomnia - an abnormal behaviour that takes place during... Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:42:05 EST Question of the day March 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66456453 If you’re a gardener, it’s time to start making plans. Have you started thinking about planting things yet? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/80910951-35f9-4885-948a-c368dc6e7394.jpg"> Sun, 19 Mar 2017 11:52:42 EST Question of the day March 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66450871 Do you watch infomercials? Have you ever bought something that was shown on one of them? If so, were you happy with the product? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1a644938-f4a2-4050-a9ae-7d955f8a2404.jpg"> Sat, 18 Mar 2017 12:38:44 EST Question of the day March 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66445920 Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? If so, do you have any special traditions for this day? If so, what are they? <BR> <BR> The following is in honor of my dad's mother who was born &amp; raised in Ballinaclough, County Mayo, Ireland. <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4061f16d-b2d3-471f-82ed-8f760573596e.jpg"> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:46:10 EST Question of the day March 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66433360 March is National Caffeine Awareness Month. Are you one of the millions of people who are addicted to caffeine? How do you get your caffeine fix? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e202eb4d-8f85-413a-981a-8751fa30ecaa.jpg"> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:42:00 EST Question of the day March 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66426966 Today is National Learn About Butterflies Day. Do you know much about butterflies? Are they something that interests you? Do you try to attract them to your garden? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/9cfa368c-2aa5-4903-b801-7ced95617d5a.jpeg"> Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:57:08 EST Question of the day March 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66420780 What is your favorite motivational tip? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/697f1028-7345-4db3-95aa-de2e120e7815.jpg"> Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:08:06 EST Question of the day March 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66413179 Daylight Savings Time began early this morning, which means that we lose an hour. Does the time change have any effect on how you feel? If so, how long does it take for your body to adjust to the change? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/e744c03b-ac22-4b68-bd6c-fd0215ac4f52.jpeg"> Sun, 12 Mar 2017 12:39:41 EST Question of the day March 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66407771 The Lent fast is a Christian tradition, but many non-believers also take part. <BR> <BR> On Ash Wednesday, people over the globe give up certain foods or habits to improve their health or demonstrate self-restraint. It lasts for 40 days until Easter, but this is without Sundays being included in the amount (if there were counted it would be 46 days). This year Lent is from Wednesday, March 1st to Saturday, April 15th. <BR> <BR> Do you observe Lent? If so, what have you given up this year i... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 13:18:06 EST Question of the day March 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66400480 Cake or pie? What kind? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/22ad970d-ce55-4b9b-915d-d493a46c6a9e.jpeg"> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 10:41:43 EST Question of the day March 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66394640 What is your favorite thing to do to pamper yourself? Do you make pampering yourself a regular habit? If not, why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/462b49e8-f9d4-4d36-a17e-52bc5852b997.jpg"> Thu, 9 Mar 2017 11:27:19 EST Question of the day March 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66388415 What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? How often do you eat it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/f7330df7-7004-4b48-af16-d92b789600d8.png"> Wed, 8 Mar 2017 12:36:24 EST Question of the day March 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66380974 Do you post to Pinterest? If so, what types of things do you put on it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/72dd9f8b-8e1d-4334-b405-75d5c7ba96b0.png"> Tue, 7 Mar 2017 12:33:11 EST Question of the day March 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66374103 Today is National Frozen Food Day. The entire month of March is Frozen Foods Month. Do you make use of frozen foods? Do you make your own frozen foods? Do you think frozen foods are as good as fresh foods? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1f489768-bb10-4688-a3c1-35f71bc4ce79.jpg"> Mon, 6 Mar 2017 14:17:09 EST Question of the day March 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66366044 The second week in March is always National Procrastination Week. It is March 5-11 this year. Procrastination seems to be a national epidemic. Are you a procrastinator? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6b27d522-90cd-447f-84a7-ecf9e789161b.jpg"> Sun, 5 Mar 2017 12:11:02 EST I found a new site (To Me) http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66360796 <em>334</em> https://www.familyecho.com/ <BR> <BR> I am trying it now...It seems to be easy to use...Its free and easy to join...Let me know if you like it... <BR> <BR> Love Always Char... Sat, 4 Mar 2017 16:20:20 EST Question of the day March 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66359789 March is National Women’s History Month. What woman in history would you like to be able to spend a day with? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/802d5f0b-f6e9-4197-b0d0-cabc5016697e.jpg"> Sat, 4 Mar 2017 12:43:37 EST Question of the day March 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66352122 Have you ever had a makeover? If so, what kind &amp; how did you like it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/4b29dd27-20d8-4167-892e-6429f664a622.png"> Fri, 3 Mar 2017 11:48:28 EST Question of the day March 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66345257 Are you in a rut? Do you ever change things up just for fun? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/bed2fd24-b248-4acd-b9e9-3e2891c246cd.jpeg"> Thu, 2 Mar 2017 12:46:54 EST Question of the day March 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66339072 In your opinion, what is your best feature? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/6cac1ea8-2113-4fb4-ae8a-50e308065a55.jpg"> Wed, 1 Mar 2017 16:43:42 EST Question of the day February 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66329880 Who is your favorite fairy tale villain? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/05b3b8c6-2fff-4cdd-8d1b-949a3c37ea9d.jpeg"> Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:49:01 EST Question of the day February 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66322857 What is your favorite “company” recipe? How difficult is it to fix? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/5794a150-82fd-4997-a547-761c2b1f6c1a.jpg"> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:52:09 EST Question of the day February 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66316362 What is something you think might become obsolete within ten years? Why? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/1c47b66c-42bc-405a-9295-8e78ed8b8861.jpeg"> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 15:52:05 EST Genealogy Question of the week http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66310266 OK I know I haven't done this in awhile, bear with me. I had a massive infection that managed to upset my whole body, I ended up with an dentist because it was decided it started in my mouth. Anyway I think they finally figured out what the problem is and I'm on the road to recovery. <BR> <BR> If you could go back in time a visit one of your ancestors who would it be. Remember you would have to dress, live and act like they did back then so you won't stand out. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:23:01 EST Question of the day February 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66309428 What is something that you are passionate about? Do you feed that passion? If so, how? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/659a2ebe-c03c-43bd-9af5-21e95e814211.jpg"> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:25:53 EST Question of the day February 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66302759 If you had the means to clone yourself, would you do it? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/33942135-b47b-4d60-b102-3a50c3a1d05d.jpg"> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:53:13 EST Question of the day February 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66295016 How do you sleep best? Cool room, fan, electric blanket, layered covers, or something else? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/57fcbe9b-4b21-4d05-92ef-a53f16f6ac95.jpg"> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:11:30 EST Question of the day February 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=0x428x66289417 What was your biggest cooking disaster? <BR> <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.com/guid/ec9d85b2-062a-493b-9838-61edb1e57ec7.jpg"> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:05:14 EST