Year's End ...
Friday, December 21, 2012      3 comments

So it's the end....of the 2012 school year...and :::phew::: are we ever exhausted!! As you can imagine, the last week has been particularly intense. One of the silver l... Read more
...and Fall is falling.... ((pant))((pant))
Friday, November 09, 2012      5 comments

This was taken at the beginning of an craaaaaaaaaaazy school year... Nutshell: Jumped jobs..still teaching Art, but now to "Alternative" High Schoolers and some *very... Read more
Spring is springing!
Sunday, April 08, 2012      4 comments

Oh dear dear Sparklers. I could go on about all the ways I haven't Sparked the dead of winter into Spring, but I'm looking forward to more sun and that ... Read more
In reverse...
Monday, February 13, 2012      3 comments

Ya know...if you start sliding backwards long enough you start to find a rhythm to it. ((sigh)) Too familiar this is..but I'm still hanging in there. ........waiting for the moment to pounce (!) back in place. ... Read more
Rest in pieces...........oy vey!
Sunday, November 13, 2011      5 comments

Where to begin? coffee shop........I say "oh sure, I can do a custom mosaic"........blah forward two months later and - AAAAAAAAAAAAGGGGGGG... Read more
sweet = self control ?
Tuesday, September 06, 2011      3 comments

I haven't figured out out to hyperlink..but thought this was worth sharing.. If nothing else - at least read the last paragraph re: NOT DIETING !! Happy End of Summer! ****************************
* The Sugary Secret of Self-C... Read more
Mother nature.....ah ah.......ow...
Wednesday, July 27, 2011      6 comments

Today was gorgeous - it was supposed to start out with a swim but those plans got cancelled. (MUCH to the exaggerated sadness of both my son and we LOVE the water) Plan B: Head for the hills. ...luckily we're surrounded by some ... Read more
No, nuh uh........I never ...!
Wednesday, July 20, 2011      7 comments

I'm having "belief" issues. Not as in "faith" - or maybe that *is* part of it. ...not so sure. ... Read more
Excuse me ?
Sunday, July 10, 2011      8 comments

So it's happened before....been out walking and some rude dude (teen?) feels a need to yell something at me. And yes, on more than one occasion it's included the word "fat" ...or some other crude version. But last night... My sister... Read more
I can eat WHATEVER I want !! *WOO HOO!!!*
Monday, June 13, 2011      5 comments

It's slowly dawning on my that I can eat WHATEVER I want...whenever I want. Which is a beautiful thing - to really, Really, REALLY feel the choices!! I've always fought any sort of mandated plan (lots of history there - the choices didn't us... Read more
learning what the word "fat" means
Thursday, June 02, 2011      7 comments

Our summer has been off to a busy start - with that, my son has been spending more time with a friend of the family...who has boys a few years older than he is. He LOVES his "brothers" and all the boy-stuff he gets to do with them. What I'... Read more
Letting go and lightening up - phew -
Wednesday, April 13, 2011      5 comments

I love this photo......I mean I really REALLY loooooove this photo. Ok, yes..I really REALLY looove my son too, but this photo just reminds me of all the things I need ... Read more
Vanity ~ oh the humanity ! :::swoon:::
Tuesday, February 15, 2011      3 comments

It's amazing how much we invest (or choose not to) in our looks. Recently I've dropped a bit of weight - surprisingly - although not so happily. (wait, did I actua... Read more
I know why the caged-spark sings.
Friday, November 26, 2010      8 comments

It's taken me a year on Spark (which btw - whoah, I've never lasted a year on anything health/wellness/diet related) to finally start getting the message. I started off real gung-ho - a real tracker-o-saurus - and as with all things new, th... Read more
Absolutely nothing! ...and thank you!
Tuesday, October 05, 2010      7 comments

emoticon ... Read more

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