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Eating and eating and eating...
Friday, August 12, 2011      2 comments

It's appropriate to say that I have had an incredibly stressful couple of weeks with my friends illness, by peeps mom diagnosed with the big C and the additional emotional meltdown of my cat getting sick. I swear the vacation I so richly des... Read more
My Friend Brenda Has Cancer
Tuesday, August 09, 2011      4 comments

My friend Brenda has cancer. She has been handed her life back to her with a horrific diagnosis, several treatment plans and scripts for her pain management. Within a matter of weeks her life has been turned on its axis by the awful realizat... Read more
I am right! Right??
Tuesday, March 29, 2011      3 comments

I just know I am right. I am sure of it. You ever have these conversations in your head where you argue with someone (significant or not) and you get your points across with tack and diplomacy? Where you are calm and cool under pressur... Read more
Going to try it too: One Word
Monday, March 14, 2011      5 comments

Not as easy as you might think! Copy and Paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers. Where is your cell phone? Desk Spouse? Work Your hair? Brown Your mother?... Read more
Well Who Knew?
Wednesday, January 19, 2011      2 comments

I am reading a Scientific American magazine and it talks about the support system in losing weight and how beneficial it is, be it in person or online. That calorie tracking programs, exercise journals etc. are good behavior modification tools g... Read more
New Years Eve...Its Goal time
Friday, December 31, 2010      1 comments

Ah yes... its New Years Eve Day and for me, its time for reflection and goals. I find this day to be a pivotal point in my year and I like it that way. Yes I am a goal setter and yes I fail, but more often I succeed in one form or another. Ca... Read more
Saturday, July 03, 2010      4 comments

I am a big believer in listening to what people tell you. Granted I have taken the whole personalization thing to a whole new level but that's a biggie I am working on and deserves a whole lot more thought before I can talk about that. However,... Read more
My Daughter My Hero
Tuesday, June 22, 2010      2 comments

Recently my eldest participated in a fund raising event where she biked 200 Kilometers to raise funds for Cancer Research. That in itself is a huge accomplishment and I cannot imagine what she had to endure to reach her goals financially and ... Read more
My Mom's Day
Tuesday, May 11, 2010      1 comments

I recently saw my doctor and she was telling me that me there are 2 days a year that are truly mine and mine alone. One is my birthday and the other is Mothers day. She also said at my last physical they were these were the only 2 days a year ... Read more
Sleep and great ideas
Tuesday, May 04, 2010      1 comments

I didn't sleep well and watched tv for a large part of the night last night and as tired as I was, I felt inspired by the infomercials. I was ready to pick up the phone and buy that flat abs, toned thighs and strong triceps contraption that fo... Read more
Endings hurt
Wednesday, April 21, 2010      7 comments

We recently had to make the difficult decision to put our old girl down. Miss Piss was 20. She was loud, she was demanding (hence the nickname) but she was a much loved member of our family. We had planned for this moment and we were ready. ... Read more
Perceptions in Life
Friday, April 09, 2010      2 comments

I recently shared a conversation with a friend about the lessons we learn in life and how we come out on the other side as we grow older. We commiserated in the difficult and more deep-rooted obstacles that we continue to struggle with and gig... Read more
Feeling the quiet.
Monday, March 29, 2010      1 comments

As a single mom for many years to my kids and after raising my brothers, who will deny I ever did, I had been used to the noise of life and the chaos it entailed. Now that the kids are gone, albeit a phone call or 3 away, I am amazed at the voi... Read more
Codependancy and Weight Issues
Friday, March 26, 2010      3 comments

The thought occurred to me that as a woman who is working on overcoming codependency issues that my weight issues may become a whole lot lighter (pun intended)as I achieve success in this area. I have been doing well in my weight loss with ... Read more
Now lets review
Wednesday, January 06, 2010      4 comments

A majority of us give a great amount of thought to how we can better ourselves each time the new year rolls around. For me it’s a time of reflection and a new plan of action to get to that peaceful place, the Holy Grail of calm. It’s different... Read more

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