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Appreciating My Husband.... Happy Valentines Day!
Saturday, February 15, 2014      8 comments

I didn't get flowers or jewelry or a gift or even a card for Valentine's Day. But don't feel sorry for me.... what I have is a wonderful husband who loves me and shows his love every day in many ways - kissing me goodbye every day and telling m... Read more
Bursting With Pride
Tuesday, February 11, 2014      6 comments

Wow! Tonight is a defining moment in my life. I have a friend at work who has confided in me about her family's struggle with addiction -- the Dad is an alcoholic and finally the Mom divorced him after many years of promising he would change a... Read more
Quinoa Lentil Stew - Need Digestive Advice... Maybe TMI....
Tuesday, January 07, 2014      5 comments

Ok so I do like lentils and I do like quinoa so I thought it would be a good idea to make a type of quinoa lentil stew that would be a great protein/fiber combo along with some veggies - celery, onion, carrot, pumpkin and cooked in chicken broth... Read more
Good Start to 2014 Goals!
Sunday, January 05, 2014      1 comments

So I am off to a good start! Instead of focusing on what I didn't do, I will focus on what I DID accomplish this weekend. Weekends are my downfall -- I tend to eat too much, drink too much and not drink enough water. I shopped and cooke... Read more
I Love NY!
Friday, January 03, 2014      7 comments

Here's hubby waiting for the train to NYC - missed the express so will take about 80-90 min to get there, but we discovered the "senior discount" this year! It used to c... Read more
Back to Blogging - Food Coma!
Thursday, December 26, 2013      3 comments

I really feel terrible today - the day after Christmas - even worse than the day after Thanksgiving! I wonder why? Maybe because on Turkey Day we ate, what else - TURKEY! ... Read more
First "Court" Experience
Tuesday, October 22, 2013      4 comments

So it is almost 5am I can't sleep - thinking about my first ever "court" experience last night... what a trip! Background - I had a fender bender accident in Sept. Stupid lady didn't know how to merge into traffic so she starts out into ... Read more
Almost 9 months after Sandy and....
Sunday, July 14, 2013      5 comments

while all the advertisements show that the Jersey Shore is back to normal, hubby and I took a ride from Belmar to Toms River and this is what we saw along the way.... ... Read more
In Pursuit of Happiness - Day 16
Wednesday, March 20, 2013      2 comments

Today I am grateful for A beautiful sunny day - its still cold out but sunshine makes me feel better! Tomato pies from Palermos -- yummy and not too fattening Michelle driving 40 minutes out of her way to buy special treats for h... Read more
In Pursuit of Happiness - Day 15
Tuesday, March 19, 2013      2 comments

I have found that I really do need to keep up this happiness blog. It's amazing how quickly we can change from positive to negative when we stop being grateful. So today I am grateful for Work friends who need and give support - makes it ... Read more
In Pursuit of Happiness - Day 14
Thursday, March 14, 2013      3 comments

Found this on FB... says it all today! ... Read more
In Pursuit of Happiness - Day 13
Tuesday, March 12, 2013      0 comments

Today I am grateful for Warm temperatures - it really feels like spring is on the way and even tho its raining, at least its not the white stuff! We do need rain to get our green grass back. I'm tired of all the brown. Clothes that u... Read more
In Pursuit of Happiness - Day 12
Monday, March 11, 2013      2 comments

Today I am grateful for Michelle got through another weekend without Matt Work friends who have your back Getting back on track and knowing I CAN lose weight if I follow the right path ... Read more
In Pursuit of Happiness - Day 11
Sunday, March 10, 2013      2 comments

Today I am grateful for Living close enough to NYC to go for the day for dinner and a show Having great sorority sisters I recently became reacquainted with after 40 years Having a wonderful husband who picked me up at the train ... Read more
In Pursuit of Happiness - Day 10
Friday, March 08, 2013      1 comments

Today I am grateful for Friends who like broadway shows - that's one thing hubby won't do with me We did get the snow after all but it is pretty and hasn't caused too much trouble My Spark friends who have helped and encouraged me... Read more

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