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  • I have 8 Goal Posts

    4/23/2018 7:24:35 AM, by BINARYSTITCH

    In the spirit of small goals, I identified 8 dates along my weight loss journey that will motivate me to stay on track. This being said, these da... Read more

  • 4/22/18

    4/22/2018 10:26:03 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Glad this weekend is over. I have been very busy. Today was crazy! We had our commissioning Mass for my retreat this morning. RIght after tha... Read more

  • I will move a few tons this summer.

    4/22/2018 1:51:50 PM, by BINARYSTITCH

    As soon as the weather is both tolerably warm, and tolerably dry (today is not dry. I am sad) I'm going to be planning a retaining wall! Actually... Read more

  • Why and How I Couch to 5k?

    4/21/2018 4:26:07 PM, by BINARYSTITCH

    If you've read my previous blog posts you'll know I've been to physical therapy for my knees. There was no injury, no arthritis, no damage. They ... Read more

  • 4/20/18

    4/20/2018 9:31:57 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Busy weekend ahead. I have a SVdP meeting tomorrow morning at the Council office. It is a Leadership training session, When I get home I hope ... Read more

  • Get it Done... Early!

    4/20/2018 1:19:55 PM, by BINARYSTITCH

    I have a busy day today and yesterday I ate the last of the leftovers and pre-prepped foods. Yesterday was also busy; I got home around 8:30 and ... Read more

  • Dealing with Early Setbacks

    4/19/2018 1:29:29 PM, by BINARYSTITCH

    It's a pattern I recognize. I am very enthusiastic when I just start. I buy things. I plan. I tell people I'm doing this. And after a few days? I... Read more

  • 4/19/18

    4/19/2018 12:10:48 AM, by RHOOK20047

    Had my first ACTS team meeting tonight for the retreat I am directing. Although, I have led other meetings like this, I was so nervous. That is... Read more

  • I done ok today.

    4/18/2018 10:54:49 PM, by BINARYSTITCH

    Today was difficult. Pro: I woke up without hitting snooze. Con: I was a lump in the morning instead of doing bodyweight exercises and ge... Read more

  • A Day Full of Non-Scale Victories!

    4/17/2018 10:52:31 PM, by BINARYSTITCH

    I had many non-scale victories today! 1.) I woke up without snoozing 2.) I went to a restaurant for a work-lunch and ordere... Read more

  • 04/17/18

    4/17/2018 10:37:44 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, Dolly is a bit better. She is walking better so I am feeling a bit better. Mikey is so cute how he is so nice to her. I got the tractor ... Read more

  • 4/16/18

    4/16/2018 9:42:02 PM, by RHOOK20047

    I am tired. Taking care of Dolly has been a job. She is walking a little better today, but still isn't putting much weight on her hind left leg... Read more

  • Start Strong: Start Small

    4/16/2018 8:38:44 PM, by BINARYSTITCH

    The calendar challenges I signed up for are already proving their worth. This morning I woke up and spent 30 minutes doing varied (a.k.a. not bor... Read more

  • 4/15/18

    4/15/2018 10:08:45 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Had a long night and day. Dolly, our 11 year Black Lab, hurt herself yesterday somehow. She has arthritis in her right rear hip and walks a lit... Read more

  • No Excuses, No Extremes

    4/15/2018 8:26:20 AM, by BINARYSTITCH

    My lowest adult weight was 166 lbs in fall 2015. I felt great - I got up at 6 am and drank a glass of water. I grabbed my iPad and did 45 minutes... Read more

  • 4/14/18

    4/14/2018 7:54:24 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Busy Saturday. Got up early for a SVdP training session. I ended up giving the training after all since the lady who was assigned to do it had ... Read more

  • 4/13/18

    4/13/2018 10:02:38 PM, by RHOOK20047

    TGIF...Well it was too windy and my head was stopped up when I got up so I didn't cut grass. I got up and went to Mass hoping to have a talk wit... Read more

  • 4/12/18

    4/12/2018 9:30:45 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, Little Maggie is all tuned up and ready for another season. We tuned her up this evening. Battery is still showing a full change and is 1... Read more

  • 4/11/18

    4/11/2018 11:39:51 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, I spent a lot of time trying to get things ready for our retreat. A binder is made for each team member, and of course I didn't have all t... Read more

  • 4/10/18

    4/10/2018 10:43:49 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, I had a great day until right before supper, I had to reboot my laptop and you know how it says you can choose from Update and shutdown or... Read more

  • 4/9/18

    4/9/2018 9:39:27 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, I wore myself out today, starting to clean up the yard after the winter. Gee wiz, I know I did this at the end of fall, but so much to do.... Read more

  • 4/8/18

    4/8/2018 9:39:41 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well didn't do much today except go to church. Went this morning for Mass, and it was pretty much normal. This afternoon we had a special praye... Read more

  • 4/7/18

    4/7/2018 11:15:04 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well day started great with our Prayer Breakfast at church. I was giving a presentation on what the Resurrection means to us. I was a bit hesit... Read more

  • 4/6/18

    4/6/2018 10:14:31 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Got my first unemployment check! Doesn't replace a paycheck but at least it is something. Got one room's carpet steam cleaned today. We bought... Read more

  • Hello Out There!

    4/6/2018 2:34:54 PM, by COWARDLYLION59

    Guess who, I wonder if anyone does remember me since been so long in posting or tracking on SP for over a year now. Lots of the changes in life. ... Read more

  • 4/5/18

    4/5/2018 11:13:57 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, it is a month since I lost my job, and the prospects are not plentiful. Not many jobs in my field open. I spent the day indoors, as I don... Read more

  • 4/3/18

    4/3/2018 11:08:19 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well we hit a high of 75 at 2:15 p.m. and currently it is now 31 going down to 25 tonight. I literally wore three different coats today! Had a... Read more

  • 4/2/18

    4/2/2018 10:54:14 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, another boring day. Sorry, this rain and cold has my spirits down. And my knees are really hurting. I have had to resort to carrying the... Read more

  • 3/31/18

    3/31/2018 9:52:02 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Gee, the weather never disappoints. Tomorrow they are calling for snow showers! I am glad outside of church, we aren't doing anything. We real... Read more

  • 3/30/18

    3/30/2018 11:08:34 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, my feet aren't quite as bad as they were yesterday, but I had to wear a pair of sandals that were too big last year for church tonight. Wi... Read more

  • 3/29/18

    3/29/2018 9:07:44 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, didn't do much today. Don't know what I have, but me feet swelled up today. My son who gets gout attacks don't think that is it, as he sa... Read more

  • 3/28/18

    3/28/2018 8:55:37 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well another gray and dreary day here! At least no rain, but it is coming back tonight. I made 3 batches of cinnamon apple muffins and gave the... Read more

  • 3/27/18

    3/27/2018 11:12:21 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Sandbagging is not a job for an elderly, person with old joints. I hurt today in places I didn't know I could hurt! So took it easy today. Got... Read more

  • 3/26/18

    3/26/2018 11:30:52 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Spent the day playing catchup. Being mostly offline this weekend gave me a lot of stuff to catch up on. It has rained her the last three days a... Read more

  • 3/25/18

    3/25/2018 10:29:21 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Oh, there's no place like home. What a wonderful weekend this was, but I am so glad to be home and so looking forward to my bed. I have had 7 1... Read more

  • 3/22/18

    3/22/2018 11:49:19 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Retreat is going very well. Oh wonderful fantastic group of guys. Stations of the cross has never had the meaning that it had for me tonight. It ... Read more

  • 3/21/18

    3/21/2018 11:24:26 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Leaving for the retreat tomorrow morning at 6:30 so this will probably be the last blog until maybe Sunday. Looking forward to this. We have 16... Read more

  • 3/19/18

    3/19/2018 8:31:55 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well, after sleeping in this morning, Margaret and I didn't do much of anything today. And since it was cold, rainy and dark day, it was a great... Read more

  • 3/18/18

    3/18/2018 8:46:52 PM, by RHOOK20047

    We had a great weekend with the kids. Although I had to watch a lot of basketball since the NCAA tournament started this weekend, and my son is ... Read more

  • 3/17/18

    3/17/2018 10:17:23 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Having a great time with the grand babies. DIL has perfected the art of being rude to a new levels but we are not letting it bring us down. Eme... Read more

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