JSTETSER
350,000-499,999 SparkPoints 414,296
SparkPoints
 

JSTETSER's Blogs

Life is like an echo
Tuesday, August 30, 2016      33 comments

Make sure that you are treating both yourself and others with love. Life is like an echo: what you send out will return to you!... Read more
Take the Shot!
Monday, August 29, 2016      25 comments

Photos can be important! Group shots and Selfies are a way to remember a moment, and to be close to someone that you love. Maybe they are not always... Read more
Ocean Day for me
Sunday, August 28, 2016      33 comments

Biking on the beach Saturday was the beach day! We brought our bikes and stopped at Odiorne state park. What a beautiful spot. We did a big loop by riding the dirt trail near to to the beach first, then taking the paved path back. It was a... Read more
Drink More, Eat Less!
Saturday, August 27, 2016      35 comments

Drink more, eat less. My doctor recently told me that I should focus on my drinking to curb my eating. If I drink more before a meal, I will consistently eat less during the meal. I am now drinking 8-10 ounces of water before every meal. ... Read more
Goodwill School Shopping
Friday, August 26, 2016      29 comments

Goodwill School shopping Recently I took a trip to the Goodwill Store in Concord, NH. Ihad my list, and knew what I needed. As a teacher, I like to buy a few new blouses to start the school year. I also needed some craft supplies and a welc... Read more
Not Living by Bread Alone
Thursday, August 25, 2016      38 comments

Man shall not live by bread alone-cutting carbs I received some sobering news from my doctor yesterday: “Make more changes to lower the A1C, or you start with Diabetes medication in January.” So here I am, ready to make some big changes. ... Read more
Living History at the Pierce Homestead
Wednesday, August 24, 2016      31 comments

History lives on at the Homestead There is something special about being someone else for a day. Someone admired and historically important. A person selected by others to be wrote about and remembered. Once a year, my husband John plays... Read more
Life is like a Tube of Toothpaste
Tuesday, August 23, 2016      42 comments

Many times, life is like a tube of toothpaste. Words are spoken and are never forgotten. Words can never be taken back once they come out. As school starts, it is my hope that you will remember to use your words to be inspiring, kind, helpful... Read more
More about the Mountain
Monday, August 22, 2016      26 comments

Yesterday the Spark People site had some technical difficulties. I was only able to post half of the blog that I had written about hiking Mt. Monadnock. Here is the other half! When hiking, take time to look at the ordinary beauty of the... Read more
Hiking My Favorite Mountain
Sunday, August 21, 2016      30 comments

Monadnock, the most hiked mountain in the USA, is a mountain that I have climbed about 130 times. Almost always, I hike with my husband John, and we have always had a good experience on this mountain that stands alone. We have experienced warm... Read more
Preparing for change!
Saturday, August 20, 2016      32 comments

Yesterday I got my test results back, and they were not good. I was especially disappointed over my A1C of 7.1. It is time for me to make some major changes if I want to stay off of Diabetes medication. For the past 3 years, I have been able ... Read more
Living the History!
Friday, August 19, 2016      31 comments

Once a year my husband and I change our identities, and become something from the past. We dress up as The Governor John Butler Smith, and his wife Emma E. Lavender Smith. This couple have a beautiful past, and it is always a great way to give... Read more
The New Baby Quilt
Thursday, August 18, 2016      36 comments

My son and DIL are expecting a new baby in a couple of weeks. It is an exciting and busy time for them. Mat’s residency as a surgeon means that he is at the hospital 10-12 hours a day. Nora is left with fixing up their new home and caring for ... Read more
Going the Distance
Wednesday, August 17, 2016      25 comments

My dreams are only going to be fulfilled when I take the actions needed to complete them. Today I have a plan to help me be successful during the scho... Read more
Planning for Successful School Start
Tuesday, August 16, 2016      26 comments

The school year starts next week for me and that means BIG changes to my schedule. I have such a successful summer routine that I hate to see the school year start. ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 Last Page »