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Picasso Exhibit
Sunday, March 27, 2011      3 comments

We have the honor of living in one of three cities in the US that get to display the Picasso Exhibit (Seattle, WA; Richmond, VA; and San Francisco, CA) Even though my husband and I don't have a great appreciation of modern art, we wouldn... Read more
Why talking on a cell phone in a car isn't safe!
Tuesday, March 15, 2011      4 comments

I found out today, I can't even use the cell phone sitting still in my driveway! I was sitting in the car, motor running, foot on the brake, calling my husband because I won't use the phone when I drive. I was looking at the phone. All of... Read more
TRX Arrived!
Monday, March 14, 2011      1 comments

I ordered a TRX, and it came today! I can't wait to use it. I tried it at the gym in a demo class. It was awesome, but to use it there you have to pay a personal trainer. So I decided to buy one for home instead. I'm going to watch th... Read more
Spring Forward!
Sunday, March 13, 2011      2 comments

I really don't like spring forward day. Even though it is Sunday, so I don't have to get up and go to work, I still hate sleeping in an extra hour. I am an active person, and then the day seems way too short to accomplish everything I wanted t... Read more
Feeling Old--Ramblings of an old fart!
Monday, March 07, 2011      6 comments

Recently on the facebook page for my high school class, someone wrote, "Do you feel you age?" I answered, "Because I refuse to act my age, I sometimes feel my age!" Before I start complaining, let me say that at 50 I decided to get in shap... Read more
A bouquet of flowers!
Friday, February 25, 2011      7 comments

Today as I was leaving the check out lane at the grocery store, an employee walked up to me and handed me a bouquet of flowers! I said, "Those aren't mine," thinking she thought I had left them when I was checking out. She replied, "I am... Read more
Dr. Oz Preventative Show yesterday
Thursday, February 17, 2011      7 comments

I don't usually watch daytime TV. However, yesterday, I actually sat down and watched Dr. Oz and wrote down the things we should do to cut our risk of heart disease, cancer, brain issues, etc. I eat pretty healthy and get the 5 colors of f... Read more
Getting Ready for Vacation!
Thursday, January 27, 2011      3 comments

Down the final things--hair done, packing done, still have to take the dogs to the kennel tomorrow. I think the time off from the gym will probably be good for my body. (I am sure I will do some working out; I always do!) I am going to m... Read more
Compliment? I guess?
Wednesday, January 26, 2011      11 comments

The last couple days I have gotten some compliments (kind of). I was teaching a rather challenging move in a class at the pole studio. A 20 something student who was having trouble said to me, "Just how old are you, anyway!" I think i... Read more
New year under way!
Thursday, January 06, 2011      2 comments

No new year resolutions! As someone at the gym said, "We are already doing what we need to do! No real need to change!" However, I am happy to be back to normal after the holidays and company. No more days off from the gym, and back to the ... Read more
Calm and Quiet!
Wednesday, December 29, 2010      0 comments

After having company for the last week and a half, everyone is gone. I enjoyed the visit, but it is nice to be back to normal. I went to the gym, and afterwards I bought a new dress for New Year's Eve. I wasn't sure if our company was g... Read more
Anniversary yesterday!
Tuesday, December 28, 2010      2 comments

42 years for me and my dh yesterday! It has been a great 42 (doesn't seeem like that many)! Two days after Christmas was a beautiful time for a wedding, but a bad time for an anniversary. We always seem to have company and don't really g... Read more
Back at the Gym!
Monday, December 27, 2010      1 comments

After 3 days witb no gym time, it felt really good to go back today. Did an hour weights class and an hour cardio class! Felt really good. Between company, Christmas and then an snow storm, it has been a long 3 days!... Read more
This and that!
Sunday, December 26, 2010      1 comments

No gym since Thursday! Between company, holidays and snow, no time to workout! So far no Christmas weight gain! I'm doing ok. We got a big snow--everything closed today. Hope it is good enough to get out to the gym tomorrow!... Read more
Family home for the holidays!
Wednesday, December 22, 2010      1 comments

They have been here since Sunday night. It is great to have them around, but it keeps things very busy!... Read more

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