I CAN - I WILL - I AM
Blahhh, blahhh, blahhhh
We've heard it all before...."I fell off the wagon..." BUT after all my hard work to reach my goal, I realized (and NOW have empathy) that people stumble.
What do I say to this? It is up to each one of us (M... Read more
Back in the Saddle
It's seems so hard to climb up in that saddle again...but I look and see how much I miss the way it made me feel: free, free, free! Now I'm not necessarily talking about a literal saddle, I'm talking about LIFE. Three years ago, I injured my ... Read more
NOTE TO SELF
WELL, SELF, IT'S BEEN A LONG TIME SINCE I'VE SEEN THE "TRUE" YOU. WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN? I KNOW THAT LIFE HAS BEEN WEIRD FOR YOU THIS SUMMER, BUT YOU COULD LET ME HEAR FROM YOU. I UNDERSTAND THAT YOU HAVE HAD SOME OBSTICLES, WELL, REMEMBER TH... Read more
I just got back from my walk. What a beautiful day. Last night after eating dinner I was so miserable. This last week was quite a challenge. Mother's Day, our 25th Anniversary, and moving...
I did well on the first two, but the moving..... Read more
25 Years in the Making.....
Well, here I am - celebrating 25 years with the Man my sister warned me about!!I'd share my "love " story with ALL but it is one that has been ongoing for over a quarter of a centur... Read more
THE REASON GOD MADE 24 HOUR DAYS
Here we go --- again. I haven't had a very productive week. Seems like everything is a little off. I could give all sorts of reasons, make all kinds of excuses, but why bother. The week is gone and even though that means I didn't quite make... Read more
Oh, the Agony of it........
Here we go again. It's snowing this morning and I'm not going to blame the blahhhs all on the weather. We have had another wolf kill on the road that I walk everyday. I know that chances are that I will be ok, but.....
Also, my 13 year old... Read more
Is It Spring Yet?
This may sound funny to those of you who have flowers blooming and birds singing. But here, I have 12" of FRESH snow! Now I'm not one to complain for fear that the BIG MAN would give me the weather detail just to teach me a lesson...but the l... Read more
House - post = 1.3 (one way)
- top = 1.5
Highway - Map = 1 (one way)
- Wreaths = 2.5
- archway = 3.0
Map - top = 1.2 ... Read more
Walking the other day, I noticed a beaver dam in a nearby creek. With no need to take too much notice, I kept walking just to pass another and another (there were 9 in all).... Read more
How do the week-ends NOT affect somebody? They are a mixture of fun, relaxation, obstacles, and temptations. But can we live without them? No and who would want to? So, I recall a statement my father used to say when I was growing up (any of... Read more
Riding A Slow Moving Scale
Well, here I am, my weigh day. I'm proud to say that I lost a couple of pounds. Sometimes it seems like it takes forever for that needle to move down, but that darn thing just jumps when it's going up. Why is that? Could it be that all scale... Read more
What a BEAUTIFUL Day
As I woke this morning, I was thinking that maybe I'd have a lazy day. But after a cup of "jo" I decided - nah. So I pulled my wool pants and sweatshirt on over my pj's and headed out. OMGod!!!!! What a gorgeous morning it was. I had been wa... Read more
HOW DID IT GET TO THIS?
I think this is a question that we all ask ourselves no matter what the obstacle is that we face. But does it really do us any good to dwell on the past? Shouldn't we be more concerned with our futures? So when I catch myself wondering if it ... Read more
WORDS THAT KEEP ME GOING
THE HIGHER THE GOAL, THE HARDER THE CLIMB,
BUT TAKEN EACH DAY, ONE STEP AT A TIME,
THE goal IS ACCOMPLISHED, THE dream IS ATTAINED,
AND THE PRIZES?
THE WIS... Read more