Group Picture

Blogs     Join this team to post to the wall

  • Daily Affirmation for Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    11/12/2019 2:02:08 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Like a Manatee, I am Peaceful, Respectful,, Gentle, Kind, and Self-Healing." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Thank You!

    11/11/2019 11:00:22 AM, by JUSTA123

    Today, I want to thank our Veterans, and their families, they have sacrificed so much for us. Thank You! 232... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Monday, November 11, 2019

    11/11/2019 2:36:59 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Like a Butterfly, I have been Reborn with Bold Colors and Strong Wings." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's sunday

    11/10/2019 4:29:06 PM, by MOMMY445

    i just finished a challenging workout with my personal trainer at the gym a while ago and i feel great. my daughter says hi. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day,everyone!... Read more

  • Sunday babbling..

    11/10/2019 11:40:09 AM, by JUSTA123

    Well, I got through Saturday, and heading into today looks good. Son has been texting about insurance for MIL, she has Optima and the DR, is very lax , he was suppose to order a wheel chair and he didn't, they could really use some home health care, it is very hard for my DIL, and my son , they are ... Read more

  • 8 - Compulsive Eating (Overeaters Anonymous)

    11/10/2019 5:10:27 AM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    Well this is a different kind of change - I've been a member of Overeaters Anonymous in the past but find it doesn't sit well with my Christian faith. I like some of the 12 steps - they are helpful for me. For instance Step 1 - We admitted we were powerless over food — that our lives had beco... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Sunday, November 10, 2019

    11/10/2019 4:04:14 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " My life is the eye of the hurricane - an island of calm in a sea of uncertainty." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Saturday

    11/9/2019 11:51:32 AM, by JUSTA123

    Well, it's beautiful day here in sunny Florida, actually feels like a fall day, Giving myself another attempt to stay on track, been making to many excuses, when the facts are no matter whats going on around me I need to stay in control. So once again we begin with the basics tracking food and water... Read more

  • it's saturday

    11/9/2019 10:28:19 AM, by MOMMY445

    a pretty quiet day here today. my daughter is off to volunteer at the local library. she enjoys it a lot. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! today is my parents' wedding anniversary! have an amazing day and a great weekend, everyone!... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Saturday, November 9, 2019

    11/9/2019 4:33:19 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I Invite Rainbows and Butterflies Out To Play." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's friday

    11/8/2019 12:57:15 PM, by MOMMY445

    i'm having a great day! my daughter says hi! after dinner, i will be heading to the gym for a great workout. have a fabulous day, everyone! both budgie birds say cheep, cheep!... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Friday, November 8, 2019

    11/8/2019 3:04:34 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " When I Honor myself, I am confident of my being, and I am gentle with myself." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's thursday

    11/7/2019 2:16:27 PM, by MOMMY445

    a cool day here today. there was some snow overnight here, which actually stayed on the ground. my daughter says hi. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! later on, i will be doing an exercise dvd at home. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Bold As A Lion - Joel and Victoria

    11/7/2019 12:14:58 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "The wicked flee when no one pursues, but the righteous are bold as a lion." (Proverbs 28:1, NKJV) We are called to live bold, confident and overcoming lives. You don’t have to live under a burden of fear. You don’t have to live with anxiety. Because of Jesus, fear, worry and uncertainty are be... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Thursday, November 7, 2019

    11/7/2019 2:42:39 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I am so honored that the Power of the Universe has chosen for me to be ME." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    11/6/2019 12:31:07 PM, by MOMMY445

    i had a great workout at the gym yesterday. my daughter says hi. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Snowbird

    11/6/2019 10:35:30 AM, by POSEY440

    I am off to Florida on Saturday for the winter. Hoping I can get on track there. They have a pool need one right no. Wish me luck, will still be here daily on Spark. ... Read more

  • Celebrate Others - Joel and Victoria

    11/6/2019 9:35:04 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "Rejoice with those who rejoice..." (Romans 12:15, NKJV) When a friend or family member succeeds, gets promoted or experiences an unexpected good break in life, how do you respond? Some people wonder, “What about me?” Others criticize or say, “It won’t last long.” But really, the way you respon... Read more

  • 7th of 144 things I want to change - Journal

    11/6/2019 5:53:08 AM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    I've a little book with just over 100 pages, 16 lines on each page. I'm going to join a 100 day challenge team, and journal each day for 100 days. It will take the form of a list of 15 things I've done that day. I'll start tomorrow as today has half gone. I'm hoping it will provide a bit of moti... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Wednesday, November 6, 2019

    11/6/2019 3:28:41 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I forgive everyone - especially myself. I forgive for my own sake, that I may transmute my resentments into Unconditional Love." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Tuesday, November 5, 2019

    11/6/2019 12:41:57 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I follow my own star and my own inner compass." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    11/5/2019 10:03:13 AM, by MOMMY445

    it is a much cooler day here today. by the end of the week, there is supposed to be some snow in the forecast. i am ready for it and so is my daughter. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! i will be heading to the gym later on for a cardio workout. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Be Free to Forgive! - Joel and Victoria

    11/5/2019 9:28:30 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "The Lord will judge and determine and solve and settle the cause and the cases of His people..." (Hebrews 10:30, AMPC) Are you dealing with an "unsolved case" from your past that needs resolution? You might have been through some bad breaks. People may have said things about you and done thing... Read more

  • it's monday

    11/4/2019 1:31:03 PM, by MOMMY445

    i had a great workout with a trainer yesterday afternoon at the gym and i feel terrific! my daughter says hi. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! i will be getting in my cardio exercise throughout the day today. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • 6th of 144 things I want to change - Water

    11/4/2019 11:11:30 AM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    What's not to like about water? If I switch from decaf tea/coffee to water my teeth will stay whiter, I will feel more energised, more mentally alert, be drinking less calories. The only thing is, I do rather like a nice cup of tea.. But I want to change from water because I am convinced it will ... Read more

  • A Person of Understanding - Joel and Victoria

    11/4/2019 9:12:44 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "The purposes of a person’s heart are deep waters, but one who has insight draws them out..." (Proverbs 20:5, NIV) You are equipped with everything you need to fulfill your passion and purpose in this life! Everything you need is inside you—like deep waters. You draw those deep things out when ... Read more

  • 4th November 2019

    11/4/2019 6:01:31 AM, by DSJB9999

    Monday 1. Do tasks - hoover back rooms, some shopping, get book from library, cheq in bank and cash out, flowers from my Mums to go to graves - all done! 3. Get active - walk around Garsang to shop, library, bank and back to car, 30 mins 4. Read - continue Blood Brothers and start ... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Monday, November 4, 2019

    11/4/2019 2:28:58 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I Find A Magical White Bunny In Every Rabbit Hole." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • A Different Holiday Plan

    11/3/2019 12:46:57 PM, by COCOABUTTERME1

    There's no denying it . . . the advertising has started full force . . . It's that time of year again . . . There was a small voice deep inside my heart that would traditionally groan at this time of year . . . THE HOLIDAYS, UGH! The stress of decorating, shopping (spendi... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Sunday, November 3, 2019

    11/3/2019 1:48:30 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Everyone I Love Becomes My Family - and I Love Everyone." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's saturday

    11/2/2019 11:54:00 AM, by MOMMY445

    it is a beautiful day here today. my daughter is volunteering at the library today. she enjoys volunteering there. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! tomorrow i have a session with my personal trainer tomorrow afternoon at the gym. i am looking forward to it. have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Saturday, November 2, 2019

    11/2/2019 3:55:29 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " In the eternity of all creation, I am the only ME that ever will be." - jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's friday

    11/1/2019 2:34:38 PM, by MOMMY445

    i am starting to feel better from this cold that i have. my daughter says hi to all. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! i managed to get in a workout at the gym this morning. have a great day and a terrific weekend, everyone!... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Friday, November 1,2019

    11/1/2019 5:05:00 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I Delight in Dancing Lightly With Life." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • 31 October 2019 - party photos

    10/31/2019 4:10:25 AM, by DSJB9999

    Thursday 1. Do tasks - start thinking about Christmas gifts etc and start a list, hoover back rooms, some shopping, ring to cancel Aqua class but book for next Wednesday 2. Make music - listen to lots of Rock and motivating music today 3. Get active - walk to local shop and check out... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    10/30/2019 12:49:55 PM, by MOMMY445

    a cooler and cloudier day here today. my daughter says hi to all. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • 30 October 2019

    10/30/2019 10:21:13 AM, by DSJB9999

    30 October 2019 Wednesday 1. Do tasks - hoover back rooms, 1 load washing, wash Dot's hair, my Chronic Club, take flowers to the grave, Party for my Mum tonight - exciting! 2. Make music - listen to lots of Rock and motivating music today 3. Get active - walk with my dd to bus st... Read more

  • Treasures Deep Within - Joel and Victoria

    10/30/2019 10:11:09 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "But we have this treasure in earthen vessels…" (2 Corinthians 4:7, NKJV) You have many treasures buried deep inside of you—gifts, talents and abilities that you don’t even know about yet. But the greatest treasure within you is the Spirit of God. You carry the treasure of God in an earthen ves... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    10/29/2019 1:48:06 PM, by MOMMY445

    a beautiful mostly sunny day here today. my daughter says hi. i am out and about, enjoying the weather. i am getting over a slight cold and i am just mainly walking, dancing for exercise. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Consider Your God - Joel and Victoria

    10/29/2019 12:31:15 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "And not being weak in faith, he did not consider his own body…He did not waver at the promise of God through unbelief, but was strengthened in faith, giving glory to God, and being fully convinced that what He had promised He was also able to perform." (Romans 4:19-21, NKJV) Abraham, who is ... Read more

  • 5th of 144 things I want to change - My Rhythm

    10/29/2019 7:29:49 AM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    I was going to call this Routine - but Rhythm sounds nearer to what I want to achieve (and it also sounds less tedious). A housework routine is one of the things I want to include in this, but... it is more than just a cleaning rota. I want to include spiritual things - things I want ... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Monday, October 28, 2019

    10/28/2019 3:05:55 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Every day, I give thanks that I am me, and that everything that has ever occurred in my life happened exactly as it did - however unpleasant it may have appeared at the time." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Lack No Good Thing - Joel and Victoria

    10/28/2019 9:38:03 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "Even strong young lions sometimes go hungry, but those who trust in the LORD will lack no good thing." (Psalm 34:10, NLT) It’s easy to think, “If I had more money, I could accomplish my dreams. If I had this or that, or knew the right people, then I could do something great.” But as long as yo... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Sunday, October 27, 2019

    10/27/2019 2:32:41 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I constantly seek excellence in all domains that truly matter to me." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Saturday, October 26, 2019

    10/26/2019 4:33:40 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I have compassion for everyone who has ever been a player upon the stage of my life." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • 4th of 144 things I want to change - Sugar Reduction

    10/25/2019 10:52:59 PM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    I need to reduce my sugar intake, so I will no longer be buying anything with more than 4% sugar in it. Why 4%? Because strangely some of my usual savoury foods have that much sugar in. So while I'm thinking about how to deal with those things, I'll cut it to 4% or less. The end goal is to cut o... Read more

  • Say What He Says - Joel and Victoria

    10/25/2019 12:26:58 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "And God said, Let there be light: and there was light." (Genesis 1:3, KJV) When God created the worlds, He didn’t just think them into being. He didn’t just believe there would be light and land and oceans and animals. He had it in His heart, but nothing happened until He spoke. He said, “Let ... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Friday, October 25, 2019

    10/25/2019 2:22:47 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " My compassionate intents are generally received clearly and acted upon - perhaps not immediately, or in exactly the way I hope - but acted upon favourably, nonetheless." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • You Were Born To Win - Joel and Victoria

    10/24/2019 11:02:00 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "...If God is for us, who is against us?" (Romans 8:31, NASB) The Bible says that we are more than conquerors through Christ. It doesn’t say that we will be more than conquerors when we grow stronger, get older or achieve some super-spiritual level. Scripture says we are more than conquerors ri... Read more

  • 24 October 2019

    10/24/2019 3:10:27 AM, by DSJB9999

    Thursday 1. Do tasks - clean downstairs rooms, 1 load washing, my bath/hair removal, dentist appointment 2. Make music - listen to lots of Rock and motivating music today 3. Get active - walk with my dd to bus stop as she has work experience today 4. Read - more of my current Jam... Read more

  • Going Strong

    10/23/2019 2:16:24 PM, by COCOABUTTERME1

    My priority was to improve my health by improving my lifestyle. I wanted to LIVE - not diet or "be on a plan." The ultimate test was a 3 week vacation . . . HERE I AM DOING GREAT!! Excellent medical reports Not stressed out and feeling so much better than before. Thank you Go... Read more

  • Believe and Declare - Joel and Victoria

    10/23/2019 9:55:24 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    It is written: "I believed; therefore I have spoken." Since we have that same spirit of faith, we also believe and therefore speak." (2 Corinthians 4:13, NIV) I know a man who was believing to pay his house off. It was a standard thirty-year mortgage, and he had twenty-three years left. In the ... Read more

  • 3rd of 144 things I want to change - Snacking

    10/23/2019 6:28:02 AM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    Today is the day - I have given up snacking - it makes sense - the most unhealthy foods that I eat are eaten as snacks - so giving up snacking not only reduces calories by reducing the amount of time spent eating, but also by changing the type of food I eat.... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Wednesday, October 23, 2019

    10/23/2019 3:23:13 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Merely to avoid harming others is not good enough. Earn your place in this world by doing good. Be a pillar of goodness." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    10/22/2019 7:10:47 PM, by MOMMY445

    it is a cooler day here today. it did rain for a while this morning, then the rain stopped. my daughter says hi to all. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Where Strength and Joy are Found -

    10/22/2019 9:09:53 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    Honor and majesty are [found] in His presence; strength and joy are [found] in His sanctuary." (1 Chronicles 16:27, AMPC) Do you need more strength and joy in your life? The Scripture tells us that in God’s presence there is fullness of joy, fullness of peace, fullness of victory—the most abund... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Tuesday, October 22, 2019

    10/22/2019 4:05:00 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I choose to flow with the River of Life." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • 2nd of 144 things I want to change - Prayer

    10/21/2019 7:24:45 PM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    Well the Bible reading is going to plan (so far!). Today I did day 4 on Professor Horner's plan and it's taking about 45 minutes. Now the other Spiritual thing I want to change is prayer. You've possibly heard that 7 days without prayer makes one weak? So I'm going to have another go at ... Read more

  • it's sunday

    10/20/2019 2:06:18 PM, by MOMMY445

    i had a great workout at the gym yesterday and i feel wonderful! my daughter says hello to all. on friday night, i will be going to a halloween party and the music to be played will all be from the 1980's. i am really looking forward to it. i got in a lot of exercise and steps yesterday. i feel good... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Saturday, October 19, 2019

    10/19/2019 3:52:30 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I am the call." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Are You in the Business of Blessing? - Joel and Victoria

    10/18/2019 11:06:36 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "Out of the same mouth come praise and cursing. My brothers and sisters, this should not be..." (James 3:10, NIV) The Scripture encourages us to use our words to bless people. "To bless" means to speak well of, to pronounce favor, and to declare good things. People in your life need to receive ... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Friday, October 18, 2019

    10/18/2019 8:41:02 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I breathe in my courage. I exhale my fear." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Thursday, October 17, 2019

    10/17/2019 2:43:01 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I boldly paint my dreams upon the canvas of my life." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • 1st of 144 things I want to change - Bible reading - 1 chapter or 10

    10/17/2019 11:22:56 AM, by MAKEITWORKIT

    I've decided the theme for my 144 blogs (which may not be as frequent as I originally said) will be Things I Want To Change. The first change I want to make is to do with reading my Bible. I'd been feeling quite down recently, and it occurred to me that I'd not been reading my Bible every day.... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    10/16/2019 6:48:14 PM, by MOMMY445

    a cool fall day here today. my daughter says hi to everyone. I had an incredible workout at the gym this morning. both budgie birds say cheep ,cheep! have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Tuesday, October 15, 2019

    10/15/2019 11:45:38 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I am a Bold and Courageous Warrior." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Choose Joy - Joel and Victoria

    10/15/2019 9:52:56 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it..." (Psalm 118:24, ESV) Did you make up your mind to be happy this morning? It's important to be on the offensive when it comes to your happiness. If you don't set the tone early in the day, the enemy will start reminding... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Monday, October 14, 2019

    10/14/2019 1:19:45 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Bless EVERYTHING That Has Occurred To Bring Me To This Instant." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • The Greatness of His Power - Joel and Victoria

    10/14/2019 12:20:00 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    ...and what is the exceeding greatness of His power toward us who believe, according to the working of His mighty power." (Ephesians 1:19, NKJV) Paul prayed that we would understand the exceeding greatness of God’s power for those who believe. Notice the power is only activated when we believe.... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Sunday, October 13, 2019

    10/13/2019 12:24:35 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I am a being of free-will, and I CHOOSE each and every action I make, every thought I think, and every emotion I feel." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • it's sunday

    10/13/2019 11:23:32 AM, by MOMMY445

    a beautiful sunny day here today. my daughter says hi. my mom says thanks for the birthday wishes. both budgie birds say cheep, cheep! have a wonderful day, everyone!... Read more