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My Trip to Bahrain
Sunday, October 16, 2016      3 comments

Many, many years ago I was on my way to Bahrain to meet my husband who was working in Saudi Arabia. Bahrain is a very modern, progressive city across the causeway from KSA. I was living in Palos Verde, CA at the time and flew out from LAX. I... Read more
What is the answer? I wish I knew.
Saturday, October 15, 2016      5 comments

I read an article in the Reader's Digest about a woman who had her infant son in a carseat and had to do a quick errand - can't remember what but it was something like put a letter in the mail slot at the post office. It was one of those in and... Read more
'Call Me'
Saturday, July 02, 2016      4 comments

I get my workouts in almost everyday. I walk or ride my bike almost everyday. I manage to make the time to do it. Don't always want to get off my butts but I make myself and am always glad that I did. So why do people always have excus... Read more
Oprah Called One Day
Wednesday, June 15, 2016      7 comments

Actually it wasn't Oprah it was one of her producers. When I first moved to rural Mississippi I was about to go crazy making the transition between city and country. So I spent much of my spare time reading when I wasn't remodeling this house.... Read more
Can Reading Help You Lose Weight?
Tuesday, June 14, 2016      6 comments

I have so many weight loss books sitting on my shelves - The Ultimate Diet, Why French Women Don't Get Fat, Eat This Not That, The Atkins Diet, Eat Right for Your Blood Type, The Paleo Diet, Why Diets Don't Work, Fit or Fat, and the list goes on... Read more
Horses and diets
Saturday, June 04, 2016      4 comments

So I have some mini horses and they are really fun. I have five girls, one stud and four ponies. The weather has not been cooperating much lately so all of them needed grooming and Sunday was beautiful and sunny so I gathered all of my groomin... Read more
Old Gals Rule!!!
Friday, May 27, 2016      5 comments

So I realize that I have not posted a blog in a very long time and today seemed like a good day to post one. So here goes…. I’m now 61 yrs old and am trying to get back to walking and cycling regularly. I had an accident last year and tore a... Read more
It's Never Boring Around Here
Wednesday, October 20, 2010      10 comments

Yesterday I took a flight out of Gulfport/Biloxi to Syracuse, NY where my husband is working and I hope to spend some time just working out and relaxing for a few days. The first part of the flight went well and we got to Atlanta with time to ... Read more
I Jogged 2.1 Miles
Wednesday, October 13, 2010      4 comments

Well, maybe jog is the wrong word. It's more like wog. I probably wog slower than most people walk. But I did a total of 2.7 miles and wogged 2.1 of those miles so I'm jazzed! And I'm going to do it again and again. Maybe even add mileage... Read more
Puppy Needs Home
Thursday, July 01, 2010      5 comments

Hi everybody, I am appealing to all of the Spark community to help me find a home for this little dog that wandered up to my mom and sisters house. She is about 4 or 5 mos old and looks like she might have some collie in her. She stay... Read more
A Chance Meeting
Friday, April 23, 2010      13 comments

About 4 years ago my phone rang and I answered it to find a very friendly male voice inquiring if I knew a person with the same last name as mine. I did not know the person in question but when I heard the story I vowed to help the caller who i... Read more
I Had Rhinoplasty
Tuesday, March 23, 2010      8 comments

I had a nose job 7 weeks ago. I was scared to death but it really turned out to be an easy procedure. I have not been able to breath properly for most of my life. I always had this big ole honker and couldn't breath with my mouth closed. I ... Read more
Helen Passed Away
Tuesday, March 16, 2010      12 comments

Today started out well but then I got the news that my dear friend, Helen, has passed away yesterday. I wrote a blog about her in May 2009 when she and her friend, Gordon, came to visit. Please read it so you can see what a special person she... Read more
Rant of the Day
Tuesday, January 05, 2010      6 comments

I got an email today asking if I was hiring at my shop. No resume. No introduction - "hi, my name is Sue and I would like to work for you" - just are you hiring? Call me if you are. Fat chance, Sweetie! How very rude is that? I cert... Read more
Christmas Eve Peace
Thursday, December 24, 2009      4 comments

And it is very peaceful here right now. I'm all alone with the candles blazing, the pups are sleeping, DH is next door at his mothers visiting with his brother. The girls were over earlier and have all gone on to other relatives. My mom is do... Read more

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