What do I do now???!!!
Saturday, March 02, 2013      4 comments

My mom, who has some form of dementia, is getting really worse. She fights with us about everything, probably because she doesn't understand what were saying anymore. I reminded her the other day of the wonderful vacation we took about 10 year... Read more
Merry Christmas!
Tuesday, December 25, 2012      3 comments

I'm up late tonight tracking Santa's whereabouts on NORAD Tracks Santa.:
ack.html My new favorite holiday tradition. No, I don"t have any kids, nor is there anybody under the age of 40 in my house. ... Read more
Holiday ice show
Wednesday, November 28, 2012      3 comments

Well I really have got to buckle down for real now. I just signed up for our annual holiday ice show and I can't show up with chubby legs and anything else that's chubby. Because, despite what people say about figure skating, it IS all about the... Read more
Spot Light
Monday, November 05, 2012      4 comments

WOW! I was the Spotlight member of the Spark Team "SP Class of April 22-28, 2012" which I received several goodies and message. Thanks team!!! Of course this just means that I have to work harder. How can I possibly let my team down now?! ... Read more
Try, Try again
Monday, July 23, 2012      0 comments

It's been a while since I've been here; sporadic at best. Too many circumstances in my life keep getting me off track. I hope and pray to God that now will be a time of rest and recuperation from all the circumstances and normal life will retu... Read more
Dieting under pressure
Sunday, July 08, 2012      2 comments

What a month June was. First, being a teacher, it's June, with end of year picnics and party's and graduations and stuff. Then my mom gets bronchitis. Now when someone with dementia gets an infection, it makes their dementia way worse. She ... Read more
Wednesday, May 23, 2012      8 comments

I just realized that Monday was the 1 month anniversary that I logged onto SP but I consider Tuesday to be the real 1 month anniversary ... Read more
What a Beautiful Day
Sunday, May 20, 2012      3 comments

It had to be about 83 degrees with not an absolute cloud in the sky. A friend and I took a very long kayak ride up the river checking out all the sites, wild life, nature, etc...She had to get home to a birthday party after our 5 hour trip but ... Read more
Slippery Slope
Monday, May 14, 2012      5 comments

So I weighed my self today and discovered emoticon I gained 1 pound. ... Read more
Sunday, May 13, 2012      2 comments

I had a really crappy day today. But I just opened my e-mail to find out I'm on top of the SP Points and Fitness leader boards on my SP Hockey Players or Fans Teams!!! ... Read more
Hockey Success
Tuesday, May 08, 2012      1 comments

No, I don't think my team won (it's a beginners league so we just scrimmage and we don't really keep score) but my pants went on just a little bit easier tonight. Thank you SP!!! But I still have a ways to go since getting them off is still a ... Read more
Monday Blues
Monday, May 07, 2012      3 comments

Monday-blah. Gloomy day, gloomy spirit. The bright spot - when I weighed myself today I found out I've lost another 3.5 pounds! ... Read more
Sunshine Day
Saturday, May 05, 2012      2 comments

54 degrees outside. A little cool but perfect for walking. Went on a slow walk with my dad as he prepares for his 2 mile CROP walk tomorrow. He needed a walking buddy and I needed the fitness (and the calories burned) Sun is shinning! To qu... Read more
My Weight Lost
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      0 comments

WOW! I've been using my last Dr. appointment as the basis of my weight. I went to the Y today and weighed my self on one of those sliding weights scale (they're pretty accurate, right?) According to that scale I lost 2 pounds! This website is... Read more