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January 2017
Wednesday, January 04, 2017      5 comments

Happy New Year 2017! I am going to start writing a blog again. It has been a few years since I wrote a daily blog. I am going to shoot for at least one per week. I believe January is usually a rough month for everyone. It is back to realit... Read more
Random Stuff
Wednesday, June 06, 2012      5 comments

I was going to mow the lawn today and couldn't find a funnel so I could fill the mower with gas. Seems lately the harder I try to do anything the behinder I get. I just gave up on the lawn. DS#1 is supposed to be mowing it every week anyway. It ... Read more
Random Stuff from Turtleville
Thursday, May 24, 2012      4 comments

Ginger's eight week check up with the surgical vet is tomorrow. She is driving us crazy since she thinks she is 100% recovered. I hope the vet says she hasn't done any damage to the work he did. She still limps sometimes. We think that is due to... Read more
BL Spring Challenge Week 10 Last Day - Looking Back to Day 1
Wednesday, May 23, 2012      5 comments

It is okay that I am back where I started. I mean my weight is back to the same as it was when we started this spring challenge ten weeks ago. It went up a few pounds and then went back down to one pound above my starting weight for many weeks.... Read more
Busy Monday
Monday, April 30, 2012      2 comments

I have been so busy today I almost forgot to Spark! emoticon... Read more
Random Stuff from Turtleville
Tuesday, April 24, 2012      4 comments

I am trying to get my head back in the game. Some members of one of my teams were discussing the importance of the mental part of this process we are all going through trying to get healthy. It will be three years in May that I have been trying ... Read more
Ginger Update
Tuesday, April 10, 2012      7 comments

Ginger is doing okay. She is managing to get around quite well on three legs. We took off her bandage. Then put two new ones on and she keeps chewing them off. She is still taking her pain meds and goes back for a check up Friday. The Vet will ... Read more
Thursday, April 05, 2012      7 comments

We have been busy with my in-laws visit. They arrived Saturday. Sunday evening Ginger injured her left rear leg somehow out in the Sister's back yard. I took her to our vet Monday morning. Tuesday we took her to an orthopedic vet clinic. We dec... Read more
My Clock April Fooled Me
Sunday, April 01, 2012      5 comments

I have an electric digital alarm clock that has two alarm settings. It has a computer chip that automatically changes the time to the current location based on a code in the computer chip. Once you plug it in to the wall it is supposed to keep t... Read more
Random Stuff from Turtleville
Thursday, March 15, 2012      7 comments

I started a new Biggest Loser Spring challenge this week. I am one pound more than I was when that last (winter) challenge was over. Oh well, better than two pounds or more gain in between. I am glad the new challenge started. I LOVE the ladies ... Read more
A Note to My Dear Spark Friends
Saturday, March 03, 2012      9 comments

Dear Spark Friend, I know I don't visit your page every day. I just want you to know that I care about You. You are my friend. I have never in my entire life had this many friends. I am so thankful you chose me as a friend. But at times havin... Read more
Life IS Good
Wednesday, February 29, 2012      5 comments

Life is Good! I am still upright with a pulse. I'm Alive....Woo Hoo! I am feeling like every day is a Bonus. This last episode of whatever sick bug got me down was one of those times when...I said Hey this is not good, what am I doing wron... Read more
Good News Bad News
Saturday, February 25, 2012      9 comments

Good news I lost 3 pounds! I'll take it! The bad news I lost it over night because I have what we always call "The Crud." I went to our health clinic yesterday for an exam and some tests, but this was probably in my system earlier and it just ... Read more
Back on the Treadmill
Wednesday, February 22, 2012      5 comments

I finally made friends with my treadmill again. I walked the past two days and it was not as hard as I expected after not using it for way too many months. Walking Ginger has probably helped. Yesterday I walked 1.25 miles in 31.31 minutes. Today... Read more
Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday)
Tuesday, February 21, 2012      2 comments

This blog has nothing to do with Fat Tuesday. Except I wish I had made my goal weight by today. I know we can't have everything by making a wish. We do have to work to make our dreams and wishes come true. Where is that Fairy Godmother when you... Read more

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