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Horse Show of trick riding.
Monday, September 19, 2011      0 comments

The Harvest Festival at the Soule Farm in Middleborough was this weekend. I try to go every year because they have a trick riding show by Dale Perkins and his students. He comes from Rutland Mass, which is west of Worcester, near the center of M... Read more
Hemi-Sync experiment
Thursday, September 15, 2011      1 comments

I bought a book "Focusing the Whole Bran- Transforming Your Life with Hemispheric Synchronization" because I feel I may be ADD, and I have read that differences in the activity of certain parts of the brain are common in people with ADD. The boo... Read more
Cape Cod Rail Trail
Tuesday, September 06, 2011      3 comments

On the Sunday before Labor Day my boyfriend Alton suggested taking our bicycles and riding the Cape Cod rail trail from Dennis to Chatham, about 10 miles each way. I thought It sounded like a fun way to get some excercise, with lunch in Chatha... Read more
Turkeys
Wednesday, August 17, 2011      1 comments

Driving down a rural road near my house yesterday evening I saw a big bird about to cross the road so I stopped to let it get across safely. It was an adult turkey, and while I watched a bunch of smaller birds were zig zagging thru the grass beh... Read more
139!
Monday, August 15, 2011      0 comments

I went to the gym today and weighed myself and the balance beam settled at 139! The last time I weighed that little was in the spring of last year. November, December, February, and March I worked overtime and in that period gained about 15 po... Read more
My first setback
Monday, August 08, 2011      1 comments

I admit I haven't been "good" for a few weeks. I've been eating at the top of my calorie range, having an occasional donut instead of healthier options. I try to leave a few calories for desert every day so I don't feel deprived, but sometimes t... Read more
So tired...
Monday, August 01, 2011      0 comments

Yesterday a bunch of us went To Valerie and Janet's home on the shore of Tispaquin Pond. It was the choir picnic, tho there were other people, friends spouses grandchildren.The Weather was perfect sunny with tempratures in the 80's and a bitof ... Read more
Bosebuck Mountain Camp
Tuesday, July 26, 2011      2 comments

I spent last week in Maine with my friend Judy and 3 of her friends from work (teachers). We stayed in a duplex cabin at Bosebuck Mountain Camp, a place so remote that neither mapquest nor my GPS recognized the name of the town. The GPS, though ... Read more
A REALLY productive day!
Tuesday, July 12, 2011      0 comments

I was confined to the house waiting for the refrigerator repairman, In the morning after my breakfast I fed Katie, my horse and picked out the stall, took compost to the manure pile and stopped to yank out some invasive weeds (Gill-over-the-gro... Read more
Wow, I actually sorta jogged!
Thursday, July 07, 2011      1 comments

Last evening at 8 I chanel-surfed my way to the Veria network. The show coming on was about a woman who wanted to excercise and eat healthier to lose weight, so naturally I watched. They went through the refrigerator make-over, then suggested... Read more
Uh-Oh I ate a donut!
Wednesday, June 22, 2011      0 comments

Dining out on Sunday I asked for a take-out container as soon as my meal was served and put half of my generous portion of broiled fish aside, so far so good. Though I ate as slowly as I could my boyfriend was still eating long after I was finis... Read more
Two weeks and seeing progress
Monday, May 16, 2011      3 comments

I found the SparkPeople site by accident when I went online looking for a calorie chart to manually log what I was eating. I signed up immediately, this community offers so much more than just food tracking. I have been faithfully logging every... Read more

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