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Day Two
Thursday, February 23, 2017      8 comments

It has been a good day. Having a Springlike day helps. My mood is always improved when the sun is shining. I have been keeping track of everything I eat. If I can continue to do that when it is week 3, I will be quite happy as week 3 is wh... Read more
Restarting Again
Wednesday, February 22, 2017      10 comments

My weight has been creeping up again. Am I brave enough to actually post it? My BMI says that I am obese. I have a hard time with that. I know I am fat but obese? That is not important. I know I will feel better if I eliminate some of the ... Read more
What a Beautiful Day
Sunday, February 19, 2017      8 comments

Today was February 19 but it felt like it could be April. The temperatures were in the mid-50's, perhaps higher. When I went for my walk this afternoon, I was wearing my spring jacket. Hubby went for a motorcycle ride. I saw several other bi... Read more
Thursday, February 09, 2017      11 comments

Home, there is no place like it. It was a long day, driving through some nasty weather but we are safely back home. I haven't finished unpacking but I am going to bed. We are home a day earlier than we planned to be when we left so I will... Read more
Tuesday, February 07, 2017      7 comments

“Life is like riding a bicycle, to keep your balance you must keep moving.” ~ Albert Einstein Today we are preparing for the over 800 miles drive back to Ontario. The drive is the part of vacation I don't like; however, to see different a... Read more
Monday, February 6
Monday, February 06, 2017      4 comments

I woke up feeling much better this morning. It was another beautiful day. The temperature was about 61*F. We went for a drive this morning. This afternoon we went back to Brookgreen Gardens. The pass we purchased last week is good for a wee... Read more
Sunday, February 5
Sunday, February 05, 2017      8 comments

This morning I woke up with a headache. There were a couple times during the day when I felt like I was going to be sick but so far I am still here. After a couple cold days, the temperature today was about 60*F. I finally had a chance to... Read more
Thursday, February2
Thursday, February 02, 2017      6 comments

It is difficult to imagine there will be 6 more weeks of winter when the temperature was 75* today (according to a sign I read outside a school). It was a beautiful day. It will be such a shock to our bodies when we return to Ontario and snow.... Read more
Wednesday, February 1
Wednesday, February 01, 2017      5 comments

It is 67* F this afternoon in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Today we visited Brookgreen Gardens. www.brookgreen.org/ I took loads of pictures but unfortunately, I forgot the 'thing' I use to upload pictures to the computer. ... Read more
Saturday, January 14, 2017      18 comments

I had a good day. This morning we had breakfast with our friends John and Betty. We meet with them most Saturday mornings. On our way to and from the restaurant, we drove by Jack Miner's Sanctuary. www.jackminer.ca/ B... Read more
If you want 2017 to be your year
Monday, January 09, 2017      8 comments

Don't sit on the couch and wait for it. Go out. Make a change. Smile more. Be excited. Do new things. Throw away the clutter. [I am ... Read more
Point Pelee
Monday, January 02, 2017      12 comments

Point Pelee is one of Canada's national parks. For the past couple years, we have purchased an annual pass for this park. This year, 2017, is Canada's 150th birthday. This year, there is free admission to Parks Canada places from coast to... Read more
Good Start
Sunday, January 01, 2017      11 comments

Here we are in 2017 already. Let's hope for a good year. I am off to a good start. Today is my kind of day. It is -2*C and sunny (that's about 28*F). I decided before I got out of bed that I would go for a walk this afternoon and I did.... Read more
What IS Boxing Day?
Monday, December 26, 2016      8 comments

WHAT IS BOXING DAY? Boxing Day is a centuries-old British traditional gift-giving day once recognized across the British empire. Today, Boxing Day is considered part of the Christmas season’s festivities in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Ire... Read more
Christmas Blessing
Saturday, December 24, 2016      12 comments

God grant you lightness in your step, A smile on every face you meet, Loved ones gathered at your hearth, And at your door, good friends to greet A holy hymn upon your lips, A window candle burning bright, And may the Good Lord bles... Read more

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