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My Morning Walk
Friday, April 11, 2014      3 comments

It's happened, I've gotten myself into a bit of a routine, and it's a good one. I've started walking every morning, and I'm really enjoying it. I like to go early morning, before it gets hot. I go through our neighbourhood, up to the main road, ... Read more
87 Years Young
Tuesday, April 08, 2014      5 comments

Today my Mom celebrated her 87th birthday. She is the most kind hearted person I have ever met, and is always my inspiration. Even at this stage of my life, she is always... Read more
Positive Attitude
Tuesday, April 01, 2014      12 comments

Here we are at the first of April, and 2 weeks since I came back to SP. For the first time since I started, I stepped on the scales. After 2 weeks, I'm down a whole 1/2 pound. I am so disappointed with this. I have tracked my food, stayed within... Read more
My New Walking Partner
Sunday, March 30, 2014      8 comments

This morning, I went for an early walk (before it gets too hot), and my grandson came along. I think I have the most handsome walking partner!! We had a great chat as... Read more
Friday - Busy Day
Friday, March 28, 2014      3 comments

I have a really busy day planned. The grandson has no school today, so we're busy finishing off a project that's due on Monday. This afternoon, we're taking him and a couple of friends to the water park. While they're busy playing on the water s... Read more
Wednesday - A Great Day!
Thursday, March 27, 2014      2 comments

Today was a beautiful day. I started by going to my bible study group, that I'm really enjoying. This afternoon, I took my 10 year old grandson to a concert. It was mostly choir, with some solos, and we both really enjoyed it. He is really devel... Read more
Tuesday, March 25, 2014      1 comments

Well, ain't that the truth!! Have a great day!... Read more
Monday, and a great start to the week.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014      0 comments

This morning I headed out to the "tianguis", that's the open street market. I just love it, all the fruits and veggies I want, and dirt cheap. I no longer have an excuse for not eating healthy. Today I got 6 pounds of tomatoes, 2 pounds of av... Read more
Day 5, and I'm feeling good!
Saturday, March 22, 2014      3 comments

Day 5, and I'm feeling really good. Getting back into the swing of things has been much easier than I thought it would. Maybe it's because I'm just sick and tired of carrying all this extra weight around. We went out for lunch with friends ye... Read more
Thursday, March 20, 2014      2 comments

Two years ago, I was able to lose 50+ pounds, using the tools and support I got here at SparkPeople. Not quite sure why I stopped, I guess life just got in the way. I'm back now, and I'm determined to lose my last 60 pounds. This is day 3, and... Read more