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Rainy, Sleepy day
Monday, May 21, 2018      2 comments

Today in South Alabama it's cloudy and we're preparing for rain. This leads me to think about all of the things I have here to eat. It's time to redirect my thinking and do SOMETHING. My Granddaughter will be here soon and then I will have no ti... Read more
Still Here
Friday, March 17, 2017      3 comments

Well... I lost three whole three pounds this week so I guess I didn't TOTALLY screw up. Trying to walk more, lots of breathing issues, but trying. Praying that I can really get on track again and maybe even try to do a seated workout this week... Read more
I just can't get with it.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017      2 comments

This time last year I had topped out at over 500 pounds (506 to be exact). I am now tipping the scales at 442 pounds. I should be grateful, but I really am disappointed. I battle severe depression and anxiety, diabetes, severe osteoarthritis ... Read more
Excuses, Excuses
Wednesday, January 04, 2017      2 comments

There is an old Southern Gospel Song called "Excuses" by the Kingsmen. Now, in this song, there is a phrase, "Excuses, excuses, you'll hear them every day. And the Devil he'll supply them, if from church you stay away." I want to modify that l... Read more
Saturday, July 23, 2016      7 comments

It's too bad that this is July and not February, because this might actually be a great Valentine's day post, but alas, it is what it is. Every day, I hear reports of hatred and strife. I hear people cutting others down for no apparent reason ... Read more
AHHH What a few days
Saturday, November 28, 2015      3 comments

So, temptation (as I knew it would) reared it's ugly head on Thursday and I was prepared! My Momma outdid herself as usual and oh, it was sooo tempting because I KNEW how wonderful some of the stuff I avoided would taste! Here is her table: ... Read more
The more things change...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015      2 comments

I was thinking tonight about how much has changed over the last year. I am more than Blessed and above all else, I know where my Blessings come from and God has Blessed me RICHLY! While this year has had it's many struggles, God is using each ... Read more
It's been awhile... I have a New "F" word... and Turkey day question...
Sunday, November 22, 2015      4 comments

Well hi ya'all - I can't believe it's been over a week since I posted a blog. So very much has happened since the last time I posted. The Pioneer Days at Church was VERY nice! I even got out an walked around a bit (shh...don't tell my knee do... Read more
Excited about Sunday!!
Thursday, November 12, 2015      8 comments

My husband and I made the difficult decision last Sunday to switch Churches. Now to some this may not seem like a big deal, but for us it was. It's actually a homecoming for me as we went back to the Church where my daughter and I accepted Chr... Read more
Wednesday, November 11, 2015      1 comments

If you are like me, and you subscribe to Facebook or Twitter, your news feeds today have been inundated with pictures of Veterans, thank you pictures, American Flags, etc. I tell you, it makes me PROUD to have the friends I do who are willing t... Read more
I am now on crutches for my knee...what other crutches do we lean on?
Tuesday, November 10, 2015      2 comments

It seems like I can't win for losing with this knee of mine, but I am Blessed to still have a leg. Anyway, as I was learning to maneuver my considerable size into the bathroom, I started thinking about how Blessed I was my daughter had a spare ... Read more
Dreary days, Big Blessings
Sunday, November 08, 2015      3 comments

I have not posted a blog for the last few days because if I can't post ANYTHING positive, I try not to post anything at all. Since I last posted here, I have dealt with jealous adults acting like prepubescent children, illness in my daughter an... Read more
On a Positive note...
Tuesday, November 03, 2015      6 comments

I have not been shy about listing my struggles on this weight loss an movement journey. To every negative, I seem to always end up finding a positive. For example, my left knee has a medial collateral ligament tear, so moving is super hard (ne... Read more
Ohhh whatta day!!
Monday, November 02, 2015      3 comments

Today was a pretty cool day. My hubby was off of work and we just had a lazy day around the house this morning, then we headed to town to handle a few things. Got to see our beautiful and awesome Granddaughter Sara. SURE missed my workout to... Read more
Blessing in Disguise
Sunday, November 01, 2015      5 comments

Well... it just wasn't sore muscles. By the end of the day yesterday, I could not move my right arm even with the help of Tylenol Arthritis. Come to find out, it is tendonitis of the bicep. So, no workouts for me for awhile since my knee is s... Read more

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