SHAROND52's Blogs

Confining my craft and hobby stuff
Monday, January 09, 2012      2 comments

For a number of years we have used the master bedroom as my craft room and took the smaller bedroom as our bedroom. I did this because I had a large floor loom which I got rid of over 2 years ago. However I still managed to fill that empty spa... Read more
Getting back on The Spark
Friday, January 06, 2012      3 comments

Today I managed to do 25 minutes on my indoor bike. This is the most I have been able to do since hubby and I both got sick in early Dec. I am also getting my nutrition under control. I have been cleaning the apartment, catching up on the lau... Read more
The Bug From last Year
Monday, January 02, 2012      3 comments

There is a nasty bug that is still hanging around from last year. In Tidewater VA there is a gastro bug/head cold that everytime I think I have shaken it it comes back with a vengeance. It has been almost impossible to keep up with any sort of... Read more
No resolutions for 2012 but goals of things to learn in 2012
Wednesday, December 28, 2011      3 comments

I gave up making reso;utions for the New Year many years ago. Instead I decided on something that I want to learn to do, such as making sushi or a craft. This year I want to focus on learning to play my psaltries that I got in Nov. My goa... Read more
Taking Control of my life
Wednesday, November 30, 2011      4 comments

Once again my 36 yr old daughter who is maniac depressive and an alcoholic took her anger out on me verbally in an im the other day. I think she was high on a mixture of legal prescription drugs and alcohol at the time. However my husband I ha... Read more
Finding My Voice Again
Saturday, November 26, 2011      4 comments

Last year I gave up on my music and got rid of everything except a couple of penny whistles. I was trying to simplify my life and get rid of clutter at the time. I think I was also suffering from depression at the time. While I was in F... Read more
A Household Consisting of 2 Adults Both With Attention Deficiet Disorder
Saturday, November 12, 2011      4 comments

One of the major problems I have is both my hubby and I have ADD. This makes for a VERY crazy, disorganized and just marginally function. Sometimes I think our chihuahua is the most functional of the 3 of us ... Read more
Still at it
Tuesday, November 08, 2011      2 comments

I am not posting as much because I am getting ready for a road trip with my daughter and granddaughter to visit my Mom in FL. However I have been keeping up with the Spark. As of yesterday I have lost 20 pounds. However when I looked at the B... Read more
I am starting to see my numbers drop
Thursday, November 03, 2011      6 comments

The hard work is starting to show. I am down 19 pounds, 1 1/2 inches off waist hald inch off the waist and my blood sugars are very much under control which means that I am getting of some of my insulin. When I was in FL last week I manage... Read more
Having a spiritual support to lean on
Tuesday, November 01, 2011      2 comments

I am basically a lapsed Catholic who also attends the Episcopal church at times. My track record for attending services is pretty dismal. However I still rely on these two denominations for support if only the preyers I learned as a child. ... Read more
Sunday, October 30, 2011      3 comments

I have been off line for a bit while I went to visit my elderly mother in FL. A few months ago I had to go down on an emergency basis and 2 members of my family showed their true colors I had not seen treachery like that since the Borgias. ... Read more
The new medication is working
Saturday, October 22, 2011      3 comments

About six weeks ago I started a new medication for my diabetes and so far I have lost 18 pounds and kept it off. My BMI is down 1.5 points. My endocrinologist has said that if I can get my MI down 6 points we can talk about getting me off all ... Read more
Feeling good - I finally broke 200 pounds
Tuesday, October 04, 2011      13 comments

I finally got under 200 pounds. This is something I have been trying to do for months. I leave for FL in 3 !/2 weeks and would love to get to 195 pounds by the time I leave. So I guess I am really going to have to work a lot harder,... Read more
Sharon is getting her groove back
Sunday, October 02, 2011      4 comments

Twenty five years ago I had to have a mastectomy. So at the age of 35 I took a major hit on my self confidence and really did let myself go I did get fitted with a prostheses, in fact a number of different one over the years. But it seemed I ... Read more
Dinner Out Tonight and A Plan
Friday, September 30, 2011      2 comments

Tonight we are going out to dinner at a sushi restaurant. That in itself is good EXCEPT for the fact the server always brings a bowl of fried noodles for dipping in a nice duck sauce. That is a danger zone that I always seem to fall right into... Read more

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