A sign at work
Saturday, July 16, 2011      5 comments

It says, success isn't permanent, neither is failure. We should all be able to learn something from our success and from our mistakes. If we learn something then we really did not fail. Keep on keepin on as we used to say back in the day. ... Read more
Atilla, the hon(ey)
Saturday, July 09, 2011      3 comments

My trainer is a sweetie and she really is invested in helping me push myself. I am amazed at what my body is capable of. Linda pushes me and shows me that I CAN move those weights, that it is okay to be sweaty, and so what if I get red in the ... Read more
no longer circling the airport, heading for my weight loss destination
Monday, June 20, 2011      5 comments

I went to the airport on Saturday to see my daughter off on a trip abroad. I watched as the plane took off and I had an "aha" moment. You see, I have been on the plane but in a holding pattern as far as my weight loss goes. I joined the g... Read more
You lift me up
Monday, June 06, 2011      4 comments

One day soon, I will have passed through this valley of shadow, and the old Carol will be back. But for now, I have cried out into the wilderness and God sent me angels to help comfort me in my pain, grief and sorrow. You are an answer to pr... Read more
I wish I could feel joy again
Friday, June 03, 2011      8 comments

I do not like the way that I feel. I have such grief and sorrow, and don't even talk about anger. I understand that every thing I am feeling is normal, I get it, but I dont like this ugly feeling in me. It is not Christlike and I want it gone... Read more
thank you for your loving prayers and support
Wednesday, June 01, 2011      6 comments

Just a quick hello and a note to thank you for your kindness and continued prayers. I am on the road to healing, It is bumpy and full of pot holes. I found out that my father sexually abused both my daughters when they were small. This has ... Read more
quick hello
Friday, May 20, 2011      4 comments

thank you for you continued prayers. The list has grown and I need continued prayers. I am going thru a very difficult time that I would rather not talk about here. I just want to tell you I am still here, I am under a tremendous amount of so... Read more
what a ride
Monday, April 04, 2011      5 comments

I have had a very hard few weeks but I am coming through it with the Grace and Love of God. Thank you very much for all your kind comments. You all sustain and lift me up, thank you. Short and sweet and to the point. Love Carol... Read more
I am back
Sunday, March 27, 2011      14 comments

I have lived through some horrible events this past few weeks and I have not had the heart to do my Spark blogs etc. First of all, my niece died unexpectedly. She was only 29 and had two little girls and a husband. She and her husband just... Read more
Taking care of myself
Saturday, February 26, 2011      7 comments

Excellent advice my friends. I am taking healthy lunch's and using my crock pot for healthy suppers when I get home at night. I don't get in until about 730 so I am starved by then. I have joined the gym and getting out of bed throwing on my... Read more
I love my spark friends
Monday, February 21, 2011      7 comments

It was so nice to come to check my blog and find such warm and loving responses to my comments. Thank you very much. I have had a long day, today was the first day at my new job and I am kind of tuckered. I will be gone aprox 10 hours a day,... Read more
Counting my many blessings
Sunday, February 20, 2011      9 comments

I have to sit down and take stock of my life once in a while and name all my blessings. I have two fabulous daughters and four equally fabulous grand daughters I was blessed to have Rachel with me for four fun, laugh filled days. She is the... Read more
To God, I AM beautiful
Saturday, February 19, 2011      5 comments

I had wonderful comments on my blogs. Thank you so much for reminding me that I am beautiful no matter the outside appearace. I can do this, just shake rattle and roll. Awesome guys, Thanks. Carol... Read more
Rachel's Bamma
Friday, February 18, 2011      7 comments

I am delighted to have my grand daughter Rachel with me for the past few days. She is a delight and a joy to have visit. We have been SHOPPING! Of course, too much fun going out with her. We had our picture taken at the Wal-mart. She look... Read more
Happy belated Valentine wishes
Tuesday, February 15, 2011      2 comments

I was hopping yesterday. I belong to a womans group and we had a lunch to raise money. Well, I never stopped until almost 230...there first thing in the morning to organise the tea and setting the tables etc. Then we served lunch to about 70 ... Read more

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