DFISHER72953's Blogs

Love this Quote-
Thursday, January 12, 2012      10 comments

"Don’t limit yourself and don’t let others convince you that you are limited in what you can do. Believe in yourself and then live so as to reach your possibilities." Thomas S. Monson... Read more
Have to Stay Healthy
Wednesday, March 24, 2010      6 comments

My youngest daughter is getting married in Mexico on May 7 and my youngest granddaughter is graduating from high school the end of May. So, I am trying to really stay focused and do what I need to do for me to be the best me I can be. Both eve... Read more
Sunday, July 05, 2009      9 comments

Blessings are much more fun to count than calories. Maybe if I count blessings instead of putting calories in my mouth, I wouldn't have my current weight problem. I am blessed with a wonderful husband, six fantastic children and 16 wonderful g... Read more
4-Year Anniversary
Sunday, April 26, 2009      18 comments

Three days ago I celebrated my 4-year anniversary since my "rebirth"--being shocked back to life with an AED. I have still been searching for why I was saved, especially after an unpleasant phone call a couple of days before with an uncaring bi... Read more
37 Years and 75 Pounds later-
Saturday, April 11, 2009      2 comments

I am meeting my youngest daughter today, so she can try on my wedding dress. She got engaged in November and is planning a March 1, 2010 wedding. It is hard to believe I fit into that dress with room to spare 37 years ago. It is an insensitiv... Read more
Out of the Mouths of Babes
Sunday, June 29, 2008      4 comments

What have I said many times about learning something from my students? I can also learn from my grandchildren. When I was full after eating a delicious meal and anticipating the flavor of homemade ice cream on apple pie, I said, "Wow, I am so... Read more
Sunday, June 29, 2008      0 comments

I am learning to be tech-comfy and not worrying about being tech-savvy. I have also learned to listen to the youth to learn to teach. They are more tech-savvy than I am, but they NEED me to show them the how to use the technology to their adva... Read more
Information Overload!
Saturday, June 28, 2008      1 comments

I have just finished a week at Angela Maiers 21st Century Literacy Institute. Not only did a I get a wealth of information, but wonderful ways to store that information. We are working on a wiki based on this week. Angela has a web site w... Read more
Today is the BEGINNING
Friday, June 20, 2008      1 comments

With the birth of a healthy new grandson, I am reminded that everyday is a new beginning. So, today I am leaving behind any regrets and moving on to a new and better day. I will accomplish all my goals today!... Read more
Busy Hands
Friday, May 02, 2008      4 comments

I am finding while I am keeping my hands extra busy getting ready for Bedford in Bloom this year I am losing more weight without change in exercise or food intake. Then I realized as I am busy writing ads and invitations for the open art show, ... Read more
Sufficient Reason
Monday, March 03, 2008      2 comments

"The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore." Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) Dutch painter--yes, he is the one who cut off part of his ear..... Read more
Everyday is a Challenge
Monday, February 18, 2008      6 comments

Everyday is a new challenge. Are we up for the challenge? YES, we are. I am learning to count the steps forward rather than the steps backwards. There is no sense in beating yourself up when you slip and fall. I am picking myself up, dusting... Read more

Monday, January 21, 2008      4 comments

"The TIME IS ALWAYS RIGHT to do what is right."--Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) American civil rights leader So, NOW is the time to track food and exercise and stay on the right track to a healthier me. Diana... Read more
Yes, We Can
Sunday, November 18, 2007      3 comments

No matter what our challenges may be, if we stay focused, we can meet the challenge with the help of our Heavenly Father.... Read more
Always do your best.
Thursday, October 25, 2007      5 comments

I am making a promise to myself to ALWAYS do my best, remembering that my best may change from time to time. We all have good days and bad days. However, as long as I do my best even if I am having a bad day, I will do better than if I just ga... Read more

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