Penny Dog and I jogged...a little...Penny dog said, 'That's jogging?'
Tuesday, January 19, 2010      6 comments

Tried to squeeze a walk in before the big rain hit a second time. When I realized we would have to pick up our pace, Penny Dog was not too pleased. It meant she had to forgo many of her favorite sniffing spots. So she would not feel too bad, I k... Read more
Anyone watched
Monday, January 18, 2010      5 comments

I recently posted a comment replying to the above question under the team forum, "Organized Life" or something like that because I need to develop this skill. Anyway, I don't want to lose my blog entry so out of desperation I figured to the best... Read more
How Dr. Martin Luther King inspired me.
Monday, January 18, 2010      2 comments

Please take a moment to think about the wonderful things Dr. King achieved in his short life time. He knew from the start of his journey that he was undertaking a very dangerous task yet moved forward. What he achieved for mankind was begun in... Read more
Big Exercise, Beginning of Cold, Big Sleep, Ready for Tomorrow
Sunday, January 17, 2010      2 comments

Title on blog looks nice. Hmmmm. Well, I did lots of extra exercising yesterday. Still not like what I used to do but I was extremely pleased. Drinking the right amount of water. THEN I started sneezing, wheezing, sneezing and by the evening I f... Read more
Encourage SP members to read Poll: Should Slow Runners Be Allowed to run Marathons too? by Nancy How
Saturday, January 16, 2010      7 comments

I encourage all members of SPARK to read Nancy Howard's blog: "Poll: Should Slow Runners Be Allowed to Run Marathons too?" The number of responses to her article is growing by the minute. Apparently some coach was heard saying that slow runners ... Read more
My whinny day or just being honest
Friday, January 15, 2010      8 comments

I continuously thank my lucky stars for finding Spark. Reading other members posts and their victories or not so victorious times keeps me from whining so much. I have to be honest and admit I do have my down in the dark days - I just want to sc... Read more
Walking the Dog or the Dog Walking ME!
Thursday, January 14, 2010      8 comments

I took a different approach to walking my Penny dog today. As the master, I always decided where we walk. But Penny's 'daddyman' (my hubby) had begun allowing her to make some of the decisions in which direction they would take since she remembe... Read more
Is blogging a form of journaling?
Thursday, January 14, 2010      5 comments

Is blogging a form of journaling? We only have so much time each day and I never seem to find time to write anywhere else. But I do enjoy the challenge of trying to say something that might be thought provoking or entertaining or humorous to oth... Read more
It's cloudy with a chance of meatballs in sunny S.California
Wednesday, January 13, 2010      2 comments

Anyone remember that cute story: "It's cloudy with a chance of meatballs"? Can't remember the author's name but the story was on the reading list for early elementary grades. I remember my daughters reading it in school. Well, am sitting here at... Read more
"Once I thought I'd never grow tall as this fence..."
Tuesday, January 12, 2010      2 comments

Part of a poem, "Once I thought I'd never grow tall as this fence, this space was plenty for me. But just what happened I can't say..." I'll finish the poem another day when I locate it. Actually it was set to music written by Aaron Copland and ... Read more
Happy to have a local friend join Spark
Monday, January 11, 2010      2 comments

I am happy to say I know someone within my own town with some similar interests who has decided to join. We also have different interests - that is what makes our friendship so interesting. Anyway, I SPARKED a friend. I look forward to sending h... Read more
Shared the Spark with 3 friends
Sunday, January 10, 2010      7 comments

I had the opportunity to share the Spark with 3 friends today. I hope they understand how sincere I was in sharing Spark's new exciting journey with them. I am also ready to loan a Spark Book with them. You see, I bought an extra book that I mig... Read more
Life is Great!
Thursday, December 31, 2009      2 comments

I thoroughly enjoyed reading "A Crazy Race and Lessons Learned." In retrospect I realized it was time to share something about myself that might entertain and support other people in their endeavors for grabbing the 'gusto' that life has to of... Read more
Visiting relatives all packed up and returning home
Tuesday, December 29, 2009      4 comments

Had a fantastic time the last week. Daughter and Boyfriend stayed with us for 8 days. We were their base camp while they saw other family and friends. Absolutely a wonderful time. Of course they spent time with us also. Lots of joking around, re... Read more
Happy holidays to everyone
Thursday, December 24, 2009      6 comments

First time for me to post a blog entry (I think). One of the very good outcomes of joining Spark is that I am becoming much more handy at the computer. This is a good thing. I have been reading so many encouraging comments from members (I joined... Read more

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