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Biggest Loser Bingo Card Tasks
Saturday, April 17, 2021      6 comments

I borrowed this tracking idea from ELIZABETHBECK1. BINGO CARD TASKS B Eat 1/2 cup any veggie ... Read more
Purple Phoenix Spring Challenge - We have room for two more!
Monday, February 22, 2021      0 comments

I am the co-leader of a Biggest Loser team (no relation to the show except for the name) called the Purple Phoenix. We have room for two members for the Spring Challenge. If you are looking for a small team that is very encouraging, this may be ... Read more
Jan 3, 2021 - National Drinking Straw Day
Sunday, January 03, 2021      2 comments

Today commemorates the date in 1888 that Marvin C. Stone received the patent for the paper drinking straw. Of course straws now come in a variety of materials. I just got steel straws to use with my travel drinking cup. Someone shared this ... Read more
Jan 2, 2021 - National Science Fiction Day
Saturday, January 02, 2021      3 comments

Today is also National Personal Trainer Awareness Day, National Cream Puff Day, and National Buffet day. That seems like a weird combination of days to me! ... Read more
Jan 1, 2021 - New Year's Day
Friday, January 01, 2021      4 comments

I am on my phone and can't post the picture I want. I will do it later. EDIT My resolutions for this year: 1. I will listen to what m... Read more
Dec 8, 2020 - National Brownie Day
Tuesday, December 08, 2020      3 comments

A SparkRecipe for a Microwave Personal Chocolate Walnut Brownie: Minutes to Prepare: 5 Minutes to Cook: 1 Number of Servings: 1 Ingredients 2 Tbsp flour 2 Tbsp sugar 1 Tbsp baking cocoa 1 Tbsp canola oil 1.5 Tbsp water ... Read more
Dec 5, 2020 - Bathtub Party Day
Saturday, December 05, 2020      3 comments

I can't remember the last time I soaked in a bath tub, never mind had a party. I guess the party would be when I was a very young girl and bathed with my sister. But in my dream house, this is my dream tub. ... Read more
Dec 4, 2020 - Wear Brown Shoes Day
Saturday, December 05, 2020      2 comments

I don't own any brown shoes! Fridays are always rough for me. I am trying to wrap things up at work before the weekend and my grandsons come to stay overnight around 5 PM. Between the two, I find it hard to get here. I have to make a better... Read more
Dec 3, 2020 - National Roof Over Your Head Day
Thursday, December 03, 2020      6 comments

This "holiday" has great significance for me. Both my occupation and my passion have to do with people who are experiencing homelessness. My job is a little removed, as I am the Director of Finance and don't have much personal interaction with o... Read more
Dec 2, 2020 - National Fritters Day
Wednesday, December 02, 2020      7 comments

I decided to use a "Holiday Every Day" calendar as a prompt for my blogs. Of course the first one has to be about food. I have to admit I do love apple fritters, but luckily I am very particular and not inclined to drive 20 minutes each way to a... Read more

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