Me in 25 years?
Tuesday, August 07, 2012      2 comments

As I look at my calendar for August it hits me: I have been taking care of my aging mom now for a few years and the doctor appointments are now overtaking my life! At least 3 days a week this month she has appointments with one doctor or anothe... Read more
Seriously! I am not making this up!
Tuesday, May 31, 2011      4 comments

Hi Spark Friends! I have been off of SP for a while and I apologize to you for my absence. So much has been going on in my life that there has not really been time to slow down. I will start back at the beginning of December...that is when my ... Read more
Help Me!!! I'm addicted to the 4 B's.......
Thursday, August 12, 2010      6 comments

........Bread, Butter, Bacon and Brownies! Try as I might to find and eat the healthier alternatives of the aforementioned, they just are not the same. I've done the 'Smart Balance', 'Butter Buds', 'I Can't Believe its not Butter' and none... Read more
If You Give A SWEET-AHOLIC A Cookie.......
Sunday, August 01, 2010      8 comments

If you give a Sweet-aholic an oatmeal cookie, she will eat it and want another and probably another because they taste so good (and its fiber right?); and then she will want a glass of ice cold 2%milk with chocolate mixed in to help wash it down... Read more
Unexpected Saturday Fun!
Sunday, July 25, 2010      3 comments

My Saturday started out good. Got up early (6 AM) and took the dog for a 30 minute walk. If I am not up and walking the dog by 7:30 AM it is to hot an humid. Had all the laundry and household chores finished by 8 AM! Had planned to go shoe shop... Read more
Skinny Jeans and Thunder Thighs!
Wednesday, July 21, 2010      5 comments

I just returned from my companies Fall Fashion Show which rivals the tents of Bryant Park (only ours is so much more FUN!) I attend these runway shows twice a year and the 20 minute show is always filled with the anticipation like that of a chil... Read more
Comments from the Peanut Gallery (are not necessary)
Wednesday, July 07, 2010      5 comments

I started doing Jillian Michael's 30 Day Shred yesterday after another Spark Friend inspired me by posting her results after just one week. I headed out on Monday and purchased the DVD with resolve to begin on Tuesday morning. I previewed the D... Read more
I'm a Check List Person living in a Pop-up World!
Tuesday, June 29, 2010      3 comments

Last week I was talking with a dear friend of mine about how her summer was going and was she able to stay on her diet with the distraction of her autistic son being home from school? We had talked about both joining one of those meal-plan diet ... Read more
Getting Excited About the Little Things Again!
Saturday, May 22, 2010      2 comments

This morning I got up at 7 am and was surprised to find that my husband was still at home. Normally on Saturdays he is up with the sunrise and gone doing "whatever" (his mother's yard, helping a friend fix his truck, being first in line at the b... Read more
If You Keep Doing What You've Been Doing.......
Friday, May 07, 2010      4 comments

If you keep doing what you've been doing, then you'll keep getting what you've been getting"! I remember hearing that statement at a training seminar almost 18 years ago and it has been my business mantra ever since. That statement has helped pu... Read more
Where are the Fitness Points for being a Bar-Maid???
Saturday, April 17, 2010      4 comments

Okay....where are the fitness points for being a busy Bar-Maid???? Not fair!! I've been working my tail off all last weekend and will be doing so again this weekend at our community Crawfish Festival in Old Town Spring, TX and no where is there ... Read more
I just want the Belly Fat to go away!!!!!
Tuesday, April 13, 2010      6 comments

I know I'm not the only one who feels this fact there is a multi-billion dollar business out there getting rich off of people like me! I've been doing crunches, cardio and eating healthier and even though the scale shows ounce by ounce ... Read more
5 Chips Ahoy Cookies and Counting!
Tuesday, March 30, 2010      5 comments

Its already started out to be a bad day!! Last night around 10:30 PM I was driving home from work and getting on to the interstate going up a temporary entrance, (you know the kind they hastily pour and then put cement barricades up on either si... Read more
When a Push turns into a Shove!
Thursday, March 11, 2010      3 comments

I'm sad today....yesterday my daughter came home from school and announced that she had QUIT her HS Varsity Volleyball Team! She said she just could not take the new coaches put downs anymore and went into her office after practice and told her... Read more
Please Put on Your Air Mask First...
Wednesday, January 06, 2010      3 comments

Anyone who has flown has heard the familiar "pre-flight" safety reminder given by the flight attendants to "Please put on your air mask first before attempting to help anyone else should the masks deploy".....well....since Christmas that is what... Read more

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