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Walking Excitement!
Tuesday, March 30, 2010      4 comments

I'm so excited about walking now! I read a blog the other day by someone who has reached 1500 miles on his virtual walk across the country (you know who you are, Monty!). From there I checked out a new Spark team for walkers - it includes a li... Read more
My Motivation
Tuesday, March 16, 2010      7 comments

As I've been under the weather and having a difficult time thinking about getting back in the saddle, I'm reminded by others (thank you!) to think about WHY I want to lose weight and get in shape. I'll never be able to remember and list out... Read more
Milestone Accomplished - Thru Baby Steps
Monday, March 08, 2010      4 comments

Yesterday afternoon, DH and I accomplished something I thought would be a bit further down the road for me. There's a park not far from where we live. Weather permitting, we've walked it for years. Actually, I started walking in that park abo... Read more
Apple Pie Woes
Sunday, March 07, 2010      3 comments

So, DH and I were driving around yesterday heading toward the mountains. That's the Great Smoky Mountains. They're beautiful, but that's for another time:-) Boy, was the traffic bad! Everyone must have been out enjoying the beautiful weather... Read more
New Scale - New Beginning
Wednesday, February 24, 2010      3 comments

So my old scale was really old and I decided to get a new one. Old one had the little dial that I had to look at real close to determine was it really closer to 245 or 246 - you know the kind:-) I wanted one with digital numbers - big ones, so... Read more
I Can't do it Alone, But You Can't do it For Me
Thursday, February 18, 2010      4 comments

It really is a balance. I mean, I truly can't do it alone (others probably can't, either), but "you" can't do it for me, either. Do I need support from others? ABSOLUTELY! I get so lost sometimes. In my all-or-nothingness. In the une... Read more
Caring Doesn't Have to be Fancy
Tuesday, February 16, 2010      1 comments

I've very recently discovered the Senior Angels program (www.chemoangels.net) (thank you, THE_SILVER_OWL). I was assigned my senior yesterday. I was so excited! I set out to look for goodies! My senior's favorite color is purple and she ... Read more
Olympic Thoughts
Monday, February 15, 2010      2 comments

My heart swells with pride and my eyes with tears as I watch the Olympics. I'm sure others' do as well. To see an athlete competing with the best of the best to win the gold medal for his country - wow - there are almost no words to describe h... Read more
First Entry - 2/10/2010
Wednesday, February 10, 2010      4 comments

This is certainly new to me, as I've never considered doing a blog before, but here goes a try:-) Today's SparkPeople Healthy Reflections subject was "What we can learn about patience from a diamond". I couldn't help but think about how ... Read more

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