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  • flip the negative to a positive

    10/16/2019 9:16:57 PM, by IMREITE

    i had a conferance call yesterday and mondy and there was a lot of negativity. the worst part it was all the whining and finger pointing. a few bad apples were spreading the attitude to others. i and a few others spoke up to change the direction but it did not work. my supervisor had to end the cal... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 16 and 17

    10/16/2019 2:23:40 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Mistakes are often a great source of learning. Lord, may I treat myself kindly when I appear to fall short of my expectations and anticipate the goodness that often is not very obvious. A Time to Think: I do not have to light the world, but I do have to light my part. —Anony... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 15 and 16

    10/15/2019 8:03:01 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Many of life's hassles are mere tests of our strength. Lord, help me remember that patience can often diffuse a situation quicker than a snap response. A Time to Think: To worry about tomorrow is to be unhappy today. —Proverb A Time to Act: Diminish doubt and increase... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 14 and 15

    10/14/2019 8:06:53 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: It is very humbling to realize that often what burdens us the most would be very missed if it were taken away. Lord, I will take the time to appreciate my life. A Time to Think: A day of worry is more exhausting than a day of work. —Sir John Lubbock A Time to Act: Sto... Read more

  • meal prepped

    10/13/2019 11:00:49 PM, by IMREITE

    roated baby red potatoes and grilled chicken breasts. seperated into 3 dishes + 1 bowl for extra potatoes. 3 days of lunches are done. this week i am going to start my next level of pop reduction. i did not do so well this weekend, but normally i use the weekend and go over but this weekend i ... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 13 and 14

    10/13/2019 6:11:44 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Spend a little time each day taking care of your own physical and emotional needs and the rest of your day will be more effective. Lord, help me to enrich and care for myself so that I am not depleted of energy and health and have something within that I can use to enrich others.... Read more

  • orchard visit

    10/12/2019 11:57:34 PM, by IMREITE

    i got my apples today. my mom has tickets for free entry into an orchards outside play area along with a free pumpkin for kids. it has a corn maze wagon rides, and other kid activities. it was cold and rainy so they did not want to go. i went to a different one and got about 2 pecks of 3 different ... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 12 and 13

    10/12/2019 3:05:46 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Good is always coming to you. No matter what is happening in your life, you can bless it with prayer and be peaceful. Lord, You give me the courage to face any situation confidently and victoriously. A Time to Think: Unwrap the hidden beauties in an ordinary day. —Gerhard E... Read more

  • quiet weekend

    10/12/2019 12:25:02 AM, by IMREITE

    but i am going to plan things to stay busy so i dont zone out and spend too much time on my butt... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 11 and 12

    10/11/2019 8:01:24 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Think good and wise thoughts over and over again until you make them your own. Lord, You have given me a strong foundation and the strength to stand firm for what I believe. A Time to Think: One filled with joy preaches without preaching. -Mother Teresa A Time to Act: ... Read more

  • weather getting cold

    10/10/2019 11:16:13 PM, by IMREITE

    time to plan activities, indoor if neccesary so i get moving and stay that way this weekend... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 10 and 11

    10/10/2019 8:13:42 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Weeds grow easily, but flowers need care and nurturing to bloom. Lord, may I turn away from evil and tenderly encourage the goodness that comes my way so that I, too, may blossom. A Time to Think: The rainbows of life follow the storms.—Anonymous A Time to Act: Take a... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 9 and 10:

    10/9/2019 6:58:48 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Most often a gentle approach is the best resolution to a conflict. Lord, I have been given today to improve myself and make life better for others. Help me walk in the way that You lead me. Daily Scripture & Reflection: And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we k... Read more

  • anyone like Rutabagas

    10/8/2019 9:28:19 PM, by IMREITE

    as a kid i hated them. my mom used to put them in beef stew. i dont remember why. i had some a couple years ago in homemade soup. i am debating on getting it again as as adult to see if i like it now.... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 8 and 9

    10/8/2019 8:12:22 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Most often a gentle approach is the best resolution to a conflict. Lord, I have been given today to improve myself and make life better for others. Help me walk in the way that You lead me. A Time to Think: Can't we, when we are working and drop something, instead of gettin... Read more

  • This is what happens...

    10/8/2019 5:31:03 PM, by TAYGRL

    ...when you’re simply going about the business of putting the work in—day in and day out. And by work I mean cardio, strength, flexibility, meditation. Active and not-so-active recovery days. Amazing what can happen when you stop worrying about a “finish line” or a “goal weight” and just LIVE.... Read more

  • physical done

    10/7/2019 11:58:32 PM, by IMREITE

    had my physical today. it seemed to have gone well. i have a doctor that wants to work with my for my thyroid and weight loss goals.... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 7 and 8

    10/7/2019 12:07:47 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Waste no time on situations that aren't worth your precious time. Lord, may I recognize pettiness for what it is and move on so that my imagination doesn't take over and give pettiness more value than it deserves. A Time to Think: It is in the shelter of each other that the... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 6 and 7

    10/6/2019 4:30:23 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Be grateful for the simple things that you can do such as being able to see, to walk, to have health and to be able to face life with peace of mind. Lord, on a daily basis I will count my many unnamed blessings. A Time to Think: The man who removes a mountain begins by carr... Read more

  • exercising again

    10/6/2019 12:15:38 AM, by IMREITE

    i am not feeling 100% but i am finding strength workouts or low impact workouts are not making me cough. so i will stick with those workouts until i am not coughing during the day... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 5 and 6

    10/5/2019 7:37:14 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Be aware of the blessings of friendship and know that to have a friend you must be one in return. Lord, help me to be able to smile, to share, to listen and to be available when I am needed. A Time to Think: The happiest of people don't necessarily have the best of everythi... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 4 and 5

    10/4/2019 7:17:08 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: God will give you today, no more than you can handle today. It is when you choose to add yesterday's and tomorrow's troubles to it that it becomes too much to carry. Lord, help me remember that it is only right now that I can find all that I am looking for. A Time to Think H... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 3 and 4

    10/3/2019 9:41:24 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: When you lose your temper, you lose. Lord, help me to be patient with those around me, but most of all, help me be patient with myself. A Time to Think: Ideals are like stars; you will not succeed in touching them with your hands. But like the seafaring men on the deserts o... Read more

  • i forgot to grab my veggies

    10/2/2019 9:21:21 PM, by IMREITE

    ...and i was ticked. i had planned to bring veggies and dip as a snack. i missed grabbing the veggie container this morning. and i was mad. so i went to our new vending options .... and they no longer have veggie pizza or veggie trays. apparently the dip had to go because it was to fatty. so i was ... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 2 and 3

    10/2/2019 8:50:17 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Be like a star and make your best even better. Lord, source of my joy, if I am shining I will brighten the day for both myself and those around me. A Time to Think: Ideals are like stars; you will not succeed in touching them with your hands. But like the seafaring men on t... Read more

  • getting better

    10/1/2019 9:32:37 PM, by IMREITE

    worked at home today. not the same as a sick day but at least i could cover myself in vicks vapo rub and be closer to the bathroom. my work place has a no-scent low-scent policy so i did not want everyone else to smell my vicks. that and homw i can cough and blow my nose as loud as i want... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for October 1 and 2

    10/1/2019 12:38:37 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: The condition of your heart is reflected in your face. Lord, help me to remove all harsh feelings from within my soul so that I will radiate love and kindness and others can feel safe in seeking me out. A Time to Think: When a man has quietly made up his mind that there is ... Read more

  • fighting a head cold

    9/30/2019 8:57:03 PM, by IMREITE

    arg.. i was busy this weekend and did not get in a lot of exercise. i was busy and got in my steps but no intense workout. then last night about 2 hrs before bed my throat started to hurt, now i have a full head cold. i feel miserable. hoping to sleep better tonight... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for September 30 and October 1

    9/30/2019 2:52:34 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Don't give up because your best has not yet been achieved. Lord, take away my doubts and give me courage to accept my opportunities. A Time to Think: First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe," three times.—Dr. Norman Vincent Peale A Time to A... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for September 29 and 30

    9/29/2019 10:12:39 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Change yourself and those around you will change too. Lord, help me to be my best so that I can bring out the best in others. A Time to Think: If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so we... Read more

  • under and behind cleaning

    9/29/2019 1:35:24 PM, by IMREITE

    today we cleaned behind the fridge and the oven. we have not done it in in 2-4 years. then i scrubbed the kitchen floor, i am glad to have leftovers the next couple days. i dont want to cook because the kitchen is clean... Read more

  • bacon dipped in nutella

    9/29/2019 12:43:52 AM, by IMREITE

    my nieces slept over successfully. they even slept in - win win!! then of course the needed brakfast. they wanted eggs and bacon, they then dipped the bacon in nutella. they are so wierd... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for September 28 and 29

    9/28/2019 11:26:12 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Start something you've been putting off or finish something you've started so that you can remove the frustration that comes with procrastination. Lord, help me in my little way to do my little part to make this day a little better. A Time to Think: A single grateful though... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for September 27 and 28

    9/27/2019 10:57:42 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Allowing yourself to be less than perfect allows you to accomplish great things in small ways. Lord, may I remove the pressure I overwhelming place on myself and do what I can when I can. A Time to Think: Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever the at... Read more

  • sleepover

    9/27/2019 7:26:34 PM, by IMREITE

    my nieces are coming over in a little bit for a sleepover. hopefully they will be tired and sleep in tomorrow... Read more

  • time to pay attention

    9/26/2019 8:55:26 PM, by IMREITE

    i need to find some focus exercises. my brain is all over the place. i know there are so many goals i have not reached because i lose focus and make bad decisions. i need to find some meditation or focus exercises so i can sleepm eat ant act better... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for September 26 and 27

    9/26/2019 8:31:04 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Get rid of the excuses for not doing those things that make you happy. Lord, Your peace within me calms my spirit and opens my heart to recognize the joy of this day. A Time to Think: Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look ... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for September 25 and 26

    9/25/2019 8:55:35 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: An ordinary day can become profound by realizing your importance to others and acting on it. Lord, may I be dependable to those who depend on me without complaints or resentments. A Time to Think: Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from l... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and Birth verse for September 24 and 25

    9/24/2019 10:14:52 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Every decision we make is not critical nor is every mistake fatal. Lord, help me keep things in perspective and avoid the panic such thinking creates. A Time to Think: Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.-Anonymous A Time to... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and birth verse for September 23 and 24

    9/23/2019 9:50:55 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Each of us has important gifts to share and things to do. Lord, may I be valuable to those that need my value and do what I can to make a joyful difference. A Time to Thin:k Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of th... Read more

  • 2 year old workout plan

    9/22/2019 10:39:58 PM, by IMREITE

    get up and down constandty, run like your legs will fall off, climb everything, play with balls, blow bubbles , color with crayons are sidewalk chalk. take a break for about 10 minutes, have a light snack, then repeat the circuit. this is what my niece does when she comes to our house. she ... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and birth verse for September 22

    9/22/2019 6:23:29 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Your happiness is happening right now unless you chose not to see it. Lord, I trust in Your presence and therefore I am always able to see You work in my life. A Time to Think: Every evening I turn my worries over to God. He's going to be up all night anyway.—Mary C. Crowle... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and birth verse for September 21 and 22

    9/22/2019 12:58:44 AM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Envision the joy of victory when you are faced with troubles and you will clearly see what direction you must take. Lord, with You my storm will pass and I will grow stronger as I grow closer to You. A Time to Think-- Some people think God does not like to be troubled with o... Read more

  • canned and cleaned

    9/22/2019 12:14:21 AM, by IMREITE

    today i canned some tomato sauce and while it boiled i dids ome cleaning and organizing in the kitchen... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and birth verse for September 20 and 21

    9/20/2019 6:42:32 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Spend less time on the dreams of life and more time on the joys of living. Lord, help me to view my troubles as smaller than they are until together we make them disappear. A Time to Think--Too many people miss the silver lining because they’re expecting gold. —Maurice Sette... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and birth verse for September 19 and 20

    9/19/2019 6:40:01 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: You make a difference every time you smile, speak kindly or give of yourself. Lord, You ask for nothing but goodness of me. What peace it brings to my soul. A Time to Think-- Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within the reach of every hand.—Mother Teresa A Tim... Read more

  • munchies

    9/18/2019 11:52:22 PM, by IMREITE

    ive had the munchies lately. no specific craving. yesterday i was really hungry because i skipped lunch. i had roasted cauliflower with alfrado sauce. at least i dont want candy and sugar all the time... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and birth verse for September 18

    9/18/2019 8:01:45 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Are you too busy wishing away your day to get what you really want? Lord, help me set goals and find the means to achieve what is important to me. A Time to Think God understands our prayers even when we can't find the words to say them.—Unknown A Time to Act Face every... Read more

  • Daily inspiration and birth verse for September 17 and 18

    9/17/2019 2:15:55 PM, by LHLADY517

    Daily Inspiration: Great power comes from being able to appreciate your own goodness and anticipate goodness in others. Lord, help me to focus on that which will bring me peace and lift my spirit. A Time to Think God understands our prayers even when we can't find the words to say them.—Unknow... Read more