Late night check-ins
Tuesday, July 10, 2012      11 comments

I have been checking in on Sparkies, usually in the middle of the night between 1 and 2am. - when I can't sleep - my mind doesn't seem to want to settle although I feel very drained at the end of each day. We are still spending anywhere up... Read more
MIL Update
Sunday, July 08, 2012      13 comments

Thank you for all your prayers and wishes during our darling MIL. Here is an update for those who have emailed me - thank you for your concern. She has deteriorated so she wasn't moved from the hospital to the nursing centre as planned on ... Read more
Day 4 of my 31 day July transformation program
Thursday, July 05, 2012      11 comments

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A therapeutic beach walk on Day 3 of my 31 day July transformation program
Tuesday, July 03, 2012      8 comments

Thank you so much for your prayers, hugs and messages of support for our darling MIL who is in hospital – her condition is still the same. Before visiting her today, we decided to take advantage of the spectacular, clear, warm, sunny win... Read more
Curved ball on Day 2 of my 31 day July transformation program
Monday, July 02, 2012      11 comments

After the highs of the wedding a week ago, life can throw you a curved ball which changes everything and puts things back into perspective..... Today started out as normal - I went for my early morning walk and then to the gym for my Mon... Read more
Day1 of 31 July program
Sunday, July 01, 2012      12 comments

Food Diary – 21 day fat reducing body transformation diet Breakfast 2 poached eggs, 1 cup wilted spinach, 1 grilled tomato Snack 1 celery sticks, 1 boiled egg Lunch 1.5 cups home-made vegetable soup with 90 gms chicken breast ... Read more
Struggling to get back on track.
Saturday, June 30, 2012      18 comments

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The first wedding photos
Monday, June 25, 2012      34 comments

Thank you so much to all my Sparkie friends for your wonderful comments and wishes on my last blog when I was so excited anticipating my son Robert's wedding. We had an amazing day - everything went perfectly and to plan. It was heart-warm... Read more
The wedding day is here...... Woohoo!
Friday, June 22, 2012      22 comments

It is 3am here and I am awake and so excited. Everything is ready - my darling son and his groomsmen are asleep downstairs, The rehearsal last night went well, everyone knows where to stand and what is expected of them. The bri... Read more
Wedding Countdown - so exciting!!!
Monday, June 18, 2012      22 comments

Our only son, Robert, is getting married next Saturday so we are a very busy hive of excitement around our house. The past few weeks have been chaotic - both the couple and her parents live in other cities so we have had all the fun of coo... Read more
That terrible letter 'T'!
Wednesday, May 30, 2012      20 comments

The Commonwealth Bank in Australia is running an advertising campaign at the moment which features the following poem, titled "an Ode to Can". For me, this poem really resonates so well as I travel along this journey to a healthier lifestyl... Read more
The results are in!!!
Monday, May 14, 2012      29 comments

On Sunday, I completed the Mothers Day Classic 4k run for breast cancer research. My goal was to finish in under 38 minutes. The official times were just published and my time was ....31.46 minutes... Woohoo!!! Who knew??? Goal met! ... Read more
Running with tears in my eyes.....
Sunday, May 13, 2012      27 comments

Last month I set myself a challenge to compete in the Mother's Day Classic - a fun run/walk held over 4 and 8 km distance. It is a national event held simultaneously in 53 locations around Australia on Mother's day to raise funds for breast canc... Read more
Early morning beach walk (with pics) - magical
Thursday, April 26, 2012      25 comments

We are having a fabulous time on our road trip. This morning I woke up early and went for a beautiful walk along One Mile Beach. ... Read more
Three Month Anniversary
Monday, April 23, 2012      22 comments

emoticon Today is my three month anniversary. I have usually sabotaged myself by this stage in a diet, but ... Read more

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