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The Lord got me through last October...He can get me through this.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014      3 comments

As I remember back in October to the day I wrote, "Am I having a stroke?" to my husband knowing that I wasn't able to get it out to him so he could understand. As my brother took me to the hospital, I just sat wondering what is going on with me... Read more
The LORD is good all the time..
Monday, July 21, 2014      2 comments

Its been awhile since our 6 year old daughter, Faith was diagnosed with Leukemia July 8th. She has done very well with the chemo treatments and all her medicine. I'm so Thankful that the LORD has been with us through all this. We came home to vi... Read more
God's perfect timing...
Sunday, July 13, 2014      2 comments

I was thinking back to how God has perfect timing. When I was going through my depression and getting my prescription never in my life did I think I would be going through the road I'm on now. But.... The Lord is good. A stronghold in the day of... Read more
doing better with the sunshine..
Tuesday, June 17, 2014      1 comments

Well, since my last blog I am doing much better. I have been to my appt., got my hormone levels checked and spoke with the doctor who is sure I have some depression. He has since given me a prescription for zoloft. The last few days have made ... Read more
a little depressed..
Saturday, May 24, 2014      1 comments

My husband says, "isn't someone supposed to be happy when they've started losing weight?" When I had my stroke close to 6 months ago I was so ready to get healthy. I was all set to lay aside the sugar and chocolate. But the more I started learni... Read more
Just a little discouraged...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014      1 comments

I wake up this morning to rain hitting the metal roof. Ugh...Its a dreary day. I guess it doesn't help that I checked my weight yesterday and gained rather than lost. I'm looking to the day when I won't have to look at the scales every week and ... Read more
Stress eating and journaling....
Monday, April 28, 2014      2 comments

I am reading up on stress eating and ways to deal with it. Its good to know there are oth ers that are in the process of dealing with it too. I have gotten some good ideas on how to de-stress such as what I'm doing at this minute. I had started ... Read more
sunny with a chance of wind :)
Thursday, April 10, 2014      2 comments

Well, I went to visit my daughter and her new baby; we had a good time walking the mall and catching up. That baby is soo cute :) she sent me a pic of him smiling! So we spent a good deal of time looking at all of the neat dresses for Spring an... Read more
the bucket is off the time for Spring!
Wednesday, April 02, 2014      2 comments

Yesterday was husbands day off so we decided to take the kids to the nature center to do some walking. It was a beautiful, sunny day. The snow was deep but was starting to really melt. This week its supposed to be in the 40's. My 5 year old is b... Read more
its a beautiful sunny day....
Monday, March 24, 2014      0 comments

It was soo cold this morning. The weather on my phone said it feels like 5 below zero. Yikes!!! Wish we could sleep in today :( Did our school ...Did the laundry...then darling son tells me that the water isn't working in the shower. Ugh.... app... Read more
so today is going to be our LAST last snow storm of the winter, err..spring?
Saturday, March 22, 2014      4 comments

Well, I'm looking out the window at what appears to be an upside down snowglobe :( It looks like our winter wonderland, haha. Its giving me a little motivation to get going on some exercises and get set for my next weigh-in... keeping busy unt... Read more
wishing I could get some motivation...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014      5 comments

I've been seeing some slow as it seems. I have been losing a pound a week but am getting rather discouraged. Its so hard with me having had 9 children and nill exercise in between. The "pouch" is still there. I remember one of my o... Read more
hopefully the last winter storm :(
Thursday, March 13, 2014      3 comments

Well, we enjoyed our drive to the childrens museum. I am so happy to say that at my last doctors appt. the nurse had put my weight down as 163... I'm telling her, hey thats great :) I am so glad to come here and get myself weighed. I'm down 6 p... Read more
okay, so we're officially on vacation!
Thursday, March 06, 2014      1 comments

Well, the family is officially on vacation. We're going to take the kids to a childrens museum that we took our "first "family to back quite a few years. Notice I say "first" family. We've been married for 23 years. Have 9 children. But we consi... Read more
so I'm a nerd....
Tuesday, March 04, 2014      4 comments

Have you ever watched a Dave Ramsey show where he asks who is the one in the relationship that writes out all their goals, writes all the budgeting down....? well, apparently I'm the nerd in the relationship. I didn't quite realize it until I'm ... Read more

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