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Rootin for Ruby Team
Thursday, June 10, 2010      10 comments

I love, love, love my Rootin for Ruby Team. Everyone is so very friendly, supportive, and motivational. From the moment I joined the team, I have felt so at home. Most of us follow Ruby on Style Network, although there are some people who don... Read more
I am so excited!
Friday, March 12, 2010      21 comments

Today I went to the hospital to visit my brother-in-law. He has pneumonia and is in pretty bad shape. They had to drain fluid from his lungs today. It has been put off for a couple of days because he was so weak and his blood pressure has bee... Read more
Thank you to all my Spark friends!
Tuesday, February 09, 2010      7 comments

I just want to thank everyone so much for giving me insight on finding my "purpose." It was there all the time. I just didn't realize it. I was really panicing that I didn't have a purpose. I just had to look within. I'm a people person, be... Read more
What's my purpose in life now???
Saturday, February 06, 2010      11 comments

I finally started reading The Spark. Last night I read chapter 2 and got stumped. What is my purpose and vision?? I have no clue. For many years, my purpose and vision was raising my son to be a great human being and for him to attend colleg... Read more
My visit with Maddux
Monday, January 25, 2010      10 comments

I finally got to go to Macon and see my new nephew, Maddux James. He is just adorable. He slept most of the time. I did get to feed him and I held him most of the time. Babies are just so precious. God really blessed my niece Erin with this... Read more
New Life
Saturday, January 09, 2010      14 comments

Yesterday my niece, Erin, had her first child. She has tried for a very long time to have a baby. I am so happy for her and her husband. Little Maddux James was born this morning at 12:32 a.m. He weighs 7 lbs, 15 oz and is 21 in long. He is... Read more
Long Day
Saturday, January 02, 2010      4 comments

Today was the first Saturday I've been able to work in a month. Boy, I was a long 9 hours of working today. I'm exhausted. My eating has been great. I've done about 30 minutes of walking. Now, I'm working on doing a couple of loads of laund... Read more
2010 Goals
Friday, January 01, 2010      4 comments

I decided that I wouldn't make resolutions this year, but I would set goals for myself. Last year I made a resolution to lose 100 lbs. I didn't make it that far. Had some setbacks along the way, but I did get 20 lbs off of me and kept them of... Read more
I'm a Ruby Lite and proud of it!!!
Sunday, November 22, 2009      9 comments

A few months ago, a Spark friend of mine, Bonnie sent me a Sparkmail and told me about a team that she was on and thought I would like. She asked me to check out the Rooting for Ruby team. When I went to the team's page and read a few messages... Read more
Thank You to All of my Spark Friends!
Wednesday, September 30, 2009      7 comments

What a wonderful day I had yesterday. I received so many warm wishes from all my wonderful Spark friends and team mates. It just overwhelmed my mind that so many people would take time out of their day to tell me Happy Anniversary. I can't ex... Read more
One Habit I've Learned Since Joining Spark People
Thursday, September 24, 2009      9 comments

Here's another Bring It On challenge, write a blog about one habit you've learned since joing Spark People. For me the one habit I've learned is getting in exercise, no matter how much you do. It's not a competition. There are some people who... Read more
Only One Pound
Wednesday, September 23, 2009      7 comments

For the Bring It On Challenge, I need to share an inspiring poem, quote, or story. So, when my Spark friend, Pixie, left this poem on my page I just had to share it in my blog. I love it. Thanks for sharing it, Pixie, and I hope you don't min... Read more
Portion Control
Thursday, September 17, 2009      8 comments

Portion control has always been a big problem of mine. This week I am working on getting it under control. I bought a new food scale, which has been in the box for a couple of months. I finally got it out of the box and starting weighing food... Read more
The Latest Motivation I Have to Lose Weight
Tuesday, August 25, 2009      10 comments

So, here's another blog challenge for this week. Of course, first and foremost my motivation to lose this weight is to get off my diabetes and high blood pressure medications. This will always be a motivation of mine. If that's not enough, th... Read more
Blog Challenge: Create a blog about a tip or technique that is helping you stay on track this week
Thursday, August 20, 2009      10 comments

So, I've been trying to come up with a tip or technique that has helped me. I've stayed away from fast food this week, because I've only left the house one time and I totally ignored the McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King that I drove by when... Read more

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