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  • Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme

    2/1/2017 7:21:20 PM, by BOSS61

    So, comma before the "and" in the name of this blog, or not. Inquiring grammarians want to know, which is not the point here. Read more

  • A Wake-Up Call: Go to the Gym!

    12/23/2016 10:02:54 AM, by BOSS61

    I have a recurring weakness as en employer: I get invested in my employees like they are family members. I care about them. I want them to be ... Read more

  • Home for the Holidays

    12/18/2016 7:59:55 AM, by BOSS61

    Our tale of woe follows: The chance scheduling of the last possible fall final exam early on a Saturday morning, two ice storms, one cancele... Read more

  • The Decision, Made.

    12/11/2016 9:01:49 PM, by DOXISRCOOL

    So. I have decided. I will lose 100 pounds. Period. However long it takes me. Slow is good. I will do weights. I will do cardio. I will work on m... Read more

  • Smart Sparky Holiday Entertaining - Recommendation

    12/11/2016 6:34:53 AM, by BOSS61

    Last night was our firm's holiday party and we hosted 26 people in our house. Read more

  • Healthy and Cheap Eating in College

    12/3/2016 11:45:12 AM, by BOSS61

    Yesterday I posted a hyperlink to my daughter's blog: "How to Succeed in College Without Even Trying." She has watched me blog here for years, a... Read more

  • How to Succeed in College Without Really Trying

    12/2/2016 6:46:29 PM, by BOSS61

    Blogging is genetic it would seem. A blog designed to help college kids (and maybe their parents). Any physical likeness and/or similarity... Read more

  • Sane and Civilized Elections - 9 Simple Steps

    10/28/2016 10:31:53 AM, by BOSS61

    Tired of it all yet? Want it just to be over already? I have a solution. And now you do too. Here are the new rules, to be implemented in 2020... Read more

  • How Much Would You Pay for Sparkpeople (if it were not free)?

    10/6/2016 10:13:59 AM, by BOSS61

    Hi. Remember me. The semi-occasional rebel who touts among other things, how to have an ad-free Sparky experience. Guess what? I still have a... Read more

  • My Journey #53 - A Year Later - September 27, 2016

    9/27/2016 3:50:38 PM, by ROBBGIN

    Four more days and it will be a year since I last updated everyone. I told you about the bad fall I had in June 2015 and how I was in a rehab ho... Read more

  • Better Airplane Stories

    9/11/2016 9:44:08 AM, by BOSS61

    Here we all are, at the 15th anniversary of 9/11. This touched us all in so many ways. For me, my face, eyes and hair bear more than a passing ... Read more

  • Better Airplane Stories

    9/11/2016 9:44:03 AM, by BOSS61

    Here we all are, at the 15th anniversary of 9/11. This touched us all in so many ways. For me, my face, eyes and hair bear more than a passing ... Read more

  • Thank you all!

    8/23/2016 7:44:18 PM, by DOXISRCOOL

    Thank you so much for all the birthday wishes! And here I was depressed that I'm starting down the other side of The Hill. I really was depressed... Read more

  • What I Do When Not Sparking

    7/26/2016 10:55:34 AM, by BOSS61

    Just in case you still had any doubt as to who is the geekiest person on Spark... Read more

  • Dear Technical Support

    7/12/2016 6:12:25 PM, by BOSS61

    Dear Technical Support: Last year I upgrade... Read more

  • Das Pool

    5/27/2016 10:05:40 PM, by BOSS61

    Happy New Year to the Pool Season. Memorial Day Weekend is my favorite time of year for this reason. I understand and appreciate the significan... Read more

  • grr!

    5/22/2016 6:55:28 PM, by UNAWICCA

    I added a new food... three times. Finally got it to post on my day's food,only to find out I was on the wrong day. Changed to the right day. W... Read more

  • gimme shelter

    5/21/2016 12:07:33 AM, by UNAWICCA

    There's a house. It was vandalized while it was empty, and has holes in the drywall. Therefor it can't be a section 8 rental, or a VA loan guaran... Read more

  • minor miracles

    5/18/2016 12:04:58 AM, by UNAWICCA

    Last week my Class C motorhome (my only vehicle) ate its transmission. We were quoted $2,700.00 for a rebuilt transmission. It would take my son... Read more

  • dead car

    5/12/2016 8:00:02 AM, by UNAWICCA

    Last week we spent every cent we had, and then some, getting new tires on my only vehicle- a "class C" truck-length motor home. Yesterday the tra... Read more

  • nightmares

    5/11/2016 3:49:46 AM, by UNAWICCA

    MY son and I both had _really_ bad nightmares earlier. Then I forgot to turn off the alarm on my phone, which was mysteriously set for 3 AM. Some... Read more

  • So, Do Spark Teams Really Work ?

    5/10/2016 8:25:11 PM, by BOSS61

    Busy tonight and no time for many fancy pics and humor. Just a basic question: Do Spark Teams work? Do they help you lose weight, maintai... Read more

  • May Day

    5/9/2016 11:13:00 AM, by UNAWICCA

    Traditionally, a cake with seeds in it is baked on the Spring cross-quarter day (Beltane, halfway between Spring Equinox and Summer Solstice in t... Read more

  • planting

    5/8/2016 12:44:04 PM, by UNAWICCA

    I nursed a basil plant through the winter on my windowsill. Friday my son planted it in the tiny strip of garden in front of my apartment's minia... Read more

  • up all night... again.

    5/7/2016 8:13:08 AM, by UNAWICCA

    I wish I can figure out a way to stop doing this!... Read more

  • Paperwork

    5/6/2016 10:37:01 PM, by UNAWICCA

    Well, I finally got all the papers filed that I needed to get filed... so now I get to wait and see if I get the help I need. What fun. In the ... Read more

  • Walking Dates are best

    5/3/2016 11:30:01 PM, by K1TT3N

    Hubby and I have been been walking everyday for almost two weeks now , and Geocaching on Saturdays, and munzees when we walk. So this is 2 fold ,... Read more

  • getting help

    5/3/2016 10:00:41 PM, by UNAWICCA

    Pick up form. Get it filled out, go to deliver it. Didn't fill out second page. Go back. Closed early, wait till Monday. Too sick, wait t... Read more

  • Sleepless

    5/2/2016 1:22:08 AM, by UNAWICCA

    You'd think after a bout of fatigue- induced vomiting I would have gone to sleep on time tonight... no such luck. Time to try again.... Read more

  • weirdness...

    4/30/2016 7:32:54 PM, by UNAWICCA

    My gouty toe flared up again for the first time in years. What's with that? So after my regular VA appointment I ended up in urgent care with ... Read more

  • Tires and teeth

    4/30/2016 3:11:36 AM, by UNAWICCA

    $649.01. The cost of four tires for my only vehicle, the RV that is my son's only safe place to sleep. That's not _great_ tires, that's "they'll ... Read more

  • Dollies

    4/28/2016 10:43:42 AM, by UNAWICCA

    I make dollies for the proprietor of a medieval toy shop. Somehow I stopped halfway through sewing them. Today I have to finish sewing, start stu... Read more

  • runaround

    4/26/2016 1:41:50 AM, by UNAWICCA

    Well, a totally crazy day is over; about all I managed to eat today is cornbread, and since the package lists "dry mix" nutritional stats it's to... Read more

  • freezer, burned

    4/25/2016 2:48:43 AM, by UNAWICCA

    Well, my first freezer find was pesto sauce I froze last fall; that was fine. The second, two chicken breasts, was freezer-burned and complete... Read more

  • Low protein

    4/24/2016 12:28:07 PM, by UNAWICCA

    I had no idea I'd been getting so little protein in my diet until I started Sparkpeople again.It's appalling. So I'm going to be making a concert... Read more

  • Another Benefit of All That Water

    4/20/2016 7:10:18 AM, by BOSS61

    Drink. Drink More. Yes. Now. You. (Yes, I do mean you.). Read more

  • reboot

    4/18/2016 3:00:24 PM, by UNAWICCA

    My son bought me home internet, so I'm back - this isn't a site you can keep up with from the library. I'm going to try again.... Read more

  • Pandora Workout Music (And a Question)

    4/15/2016 9:40:50 AM, by BOSS61

    Those of you who have wasted precious free time on my blogs before, historically, know that I am quite into workout music. I have an idea. (Don... Read more

  • Not just feeling great

    3/29/2016 11:05:26 PM, by PATH1140

    Since I've switched to my new diet (no added sugar, very little added oil, no animals or animal products, lots of whole plant foods) I've lost al... Read more

  • Sparky Healthy Food Name Game

    3/20/2016 11:02:45 AM, by BOSS61

    Ever played "Geography" with your kids on a long car ride (yes, before the advent of electronic babysitters for the car)? You know, where everyo... Read more

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