6 Years?!?!?
Saturday, March 26, 2016      2 comments

I can't believe I have been gone for 6 years! Oh, yeah, that's right, rotator cuff surgery! It's been a tough year but I'm almost at my year recovery. Most of my mobility is back, just getting stronger now. AND losing all the weight that. Have g... Read more
Keeping a Postive Attitude!
Monday, December 06, 2010      4 comments

When things go wrong don't go with them. - Elvis Presley, rock idol Lifting yourself up and continuing forward Does it ever feel like trouble follows you around and won't cut you any slack? Sometimes it feels like you... Read more
Fall seven times - stand up eight. ~Japanese Proverb
Monday, November 15, 2010      2 comments

Overcoming obstacles one at a time Your goals may not come easy. There is no accomplishment without work, and no "win" without something to beat. It's easy to get discouraged when roadblocks appear--in fact, it's only natural. You've inv... Read more
Never Giving UP
Friday, October 01, 2010      3 comments

Be not afraid of going slowly; be afraid only of standing still. - Chinese Proverb Never giving up Do you ever get frustrated because things are moving too slowly in your life? Many people don't realize that bui... Read more
Sparkpeople is talking to me again!!
Monday, May 17, 2010      2 comments

I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him. - Eleanor Roosevelt, human rights advocate Conquering you... Read more
Am I too afraid or just lazy?
Sunday, May 16, 2010      2 comments

To swear off mistakes is very easy. All you have to do is swear off having ideas. - Leo Burnett, advertising pioneer Are you afraid to try or are you afraid to fail? A well-lived life is not for the timid. The world was ne... Read more
Birthday #44
Monday, March 29, 2010      8 comments

Happy Birthday to me!! Wow, I can't believe I'm 44! It feels like yesterday that my girls were babies and I was newly married! Time sure does fly! I've been trying all day to figure out what 44 feels like. Hmmm...All I know is I had a great... Read more
Finally a tear free day!
Wednesday, March 03, 2010      5 comments

As my husband has said, "it's a beautiful day and the sun is shining it's warmth on you" I feel like I'm coming out of a fog! This past month has gone by and I really didn't even notice it let alone life going on around me. March brings new... Read more
A Tear Free Day?
Friday, February 26, 2010      9 comments

I'm hoping that today will be tear free. I really don't think it will be. I've already kind of teard up watching the Canadian skater who just lost her mom. I seem to be so emotional. After Alex's death and then putting my dog down on Wed. I ... Read more
Thank You
Wednesday, February 10, 2010      3 comments

A hearfelt thank you to all of the condolences, thoughts and prayers from my wonderful Sparkfriends. To know that people out there support people in such need, It helps me make it through the day.... Read more
Sadness Beyond Belief
Sunday, February 07, 2010      9 comments

Right now my heart is breaking. My best friend's son was killed yesterday in the Boulder, Colorado mid-air airplane crash. He was the pilot of the tow plane. I was with his mom when she got the news. It was the most horrible thing to see the re... Read more
Frustration and Gratitude
Wednesday, November 25, 2009      3 comments

This day before Thanksgiving I have a lot of gratitude!. I give thanks for my family, my daughter is finally home from college and she had a safe trip today. I'm grateful for my husband, who loves me so dearly, and grateful for my youngest dau... Read more
Persistence. Persistence. Persistence.
Tuesday, November 03, 2009      3 comments

Persistence. Persistence. Persistence. We keep hearing about how persistence is often the key to success. But what do you do when you've been striving for so long that it seems like your goal is never going to see light? How do you deal wit... Read more
Are You Neglecting Your Body?
Tuesday, October 27, 2009      2 comments

Are You Neglecting Your Body? If you crave chocolate as much as Aunt Marge does, you know that nothing else could possibly come first. Her tastes aside, food can actually be more of a foundation than a passion. To have an enriching & health... Read more
I did it!!!
Monday, October 19, 2009      5 comments

I did it!! No cookies since last week. I can't believe it = I didn't even think about them after a day or two. Hmmm . . . maybe I can do it. Thanks for everybody's push - I DID IT!!!... Read more

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