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  • Thursday

    6/17/2021 10:39:24 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Did floor exercises and walked in the morning. Did some pool time.... Read more

  • Migraine Update!

    6/17/2021 8:48:01 PM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    So, I know some of you followed me through my 10 week+ migraine, and have kept up with me since (thank you 26 ). I thought I would bring you my Wonderful News from my appointment with my new neurologist, aka my fourth 2nd opinion referral, LOL!! This neurologist is an answered prayer, truly. I... Read more

  • Thursday

    6/17/2021 6:46:46 PM, by SABLENESS

    Depression has hit me like a ton of bricks. I’ve been somewhat depressed for months, but the last straw was the etrike. I’m so disappointed. It isn’t the ideal solution I’d hoped for. I have several issues with it, but worst of all is the stirred up trauma from a very bad childhood experience. ... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Thursday, June 17, 2021

    6/17/2021 2:35:46 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I make Free-Will Choices." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • A man complains to his new therapist.

    6/17/2021 10:54:30 AM, by ILOVEROSES

    A man goes to a therapist and says: “Doctor, my wife is unfaithful to me. Every evening, she goes to Larry’s Bar and picks up men. In fact, she sleeps with anybody who asks her! I’m going crazy. What do you think I should do?” “Relax,” says the therapist calmly. “Take a deep breath and ca... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Thursday, June 17, 2021

    6/17/2021 6:49:35 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 17, 2021 OUR TIME MATTERS There is a lot of talk about what matters in this life and we all have our own opinions. In fact, sometimes the talk gets rather heated. What matters most to us is personal. It is due to how we were raised and the experiences we have had over time. It is due to th... Read more

  • Thank You Lord

    6/17/2021 5:50:15 AM, by SHAKERATTLEROLL

    So many new changes going on here with the Sparkpeople that so many of us have come so use to and oh not to mention all the friendships that have been made but sometimes changes are for our good. Do you believe in miracles, in spiritual healings or physical healing? I believe in all three for ... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Wednesday, June 16, 2021

    6/16/2021 8:55:30 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I am a Magnificent Gift to the World." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Exploding Tomatoes!

    6/16/2021 8:20:12 PM, by DBEAU57

    April 22, first planted And now, June 16 From left side From back From right side We've had 3 turn red so far and have picked and eaten them. Delicious! There were 40 tomatoes still on the plant the last time I counted - two weeks ago! There are even more now... Read more

  • Wednesday

    6/16/2021 7:38:49 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Early morning walk, only 48 degrees. At gym for weight machines and spin class.... Read more

  • Fresh fruits and Veggies Month

    6/16/2021 9:00:40 AM, by PATTI24

    My favorite fresh fruits are plums and my veggies are squash, zuchini and tomatos. I get my veggies from the farmers market and my fruits from the grocery store. ... Read more

  • Casey, Fitness Buddy

    6/16/2021 8:43:42 AM, by SLENDERELLA61

    Casey is 2 years old now, but still very energetic and playful. He is many, many things to me, almost all positive, but one of his greatest roles is being my fitness buddy. I started to call him my fitness equipment, but he is definitely not inanimate! I got most of my 12,500+ steps with him yesterd... Read more

  • A man ordered some french fries.

    6/16/2021 8:42:27 AM, by ILOVEROSES

    A man stopped at a fast food restaurant. He was fascinated by a sign which offered ‘Fat-Free French Fries’ and so he decided to give them a try. After ordering, he watched with disgust as the worker pulled a basket of fries from the fryer, which were dripping with fat. The worker threw them in ... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Wednesday, June 16, 2021

    6/16/2021 6:20:58 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 16, 2021 SEEK WISDOM While we were growing up and in school, we learned from teachers and books. We learned how to read, write and spell. We also learned about other things in life from our parents and from our own mistakes. As we grew older, we became wiser about the ways of the world. We... Read more

  • Tuesday

    6/15/2021 11:30:53 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Did floor exercises and walked early morning. Got a pedi today, felt so good.... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Tuesday, June 15, 2021

    6/15/2021 5:12:43 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I Live a Life of Bold and Courageous Action Inspired by Powerful Dreams." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Tuesday carrying on

    6/15/2021 12:29:54 PM, by SABLENESS

    Yesterday’s list is ongoing. Added: drop off stuff at Salvation Army, clean another cupboard or drawer. Fingers crossed. After a whole year and three ebikes, I may actually have a satisfactory bike. Obviously a saga there. Bike #1 ordered last June, took forever to get both man’s and woman... Read more

  • Spark / Friends / Irene / Health / Heart / Future

    6/15/2021 12:03:24 PM, by MNNSAIDE

    Hello Spark Friends, Before time gets away from me and Spark shuts down, I'd like to just say 304 to all the wonderful friends I have met here on this wonderful site. I was first invited by my very good friend Yvonne when Best Life was making changes. This all happened as my mom wa... Read more

  • Thriving

    6/15/2021 11:39:34 AM, by SLENDERELLA61

    We are so happy that our Tuesday dance is thriving. Over 25 people today; didn't get everyone in the pix. This dance is here to stay and we used to come when there were only 4 of us!!... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Tuesday, June 15, 2021

    6/15/2021 7:02:45 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 15, 2021 OUR WORST ENEMY Sports, money, and other things of the world can consume us if we are not careful. We may get drawn into worldly things and stop thinking about what others need. We could possibly get so consumed with ourselves that we miss out on relationships. When we do things f... Read more

  • Monday

    6/14/2021 10:46:27 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Did my floor workout and then walked in morning. Went to spin class for 60 mins. Drank gallon water. But only ate 1,000 calories.... Read more

  • Monday Hello/Update

    6/14/2021 9:07:19 PM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I started to not write this. I started to say 'why bother?' Well, we have about two more months, and it is not goodbye yet, that is why! I still have not connected with many of my Spark friends 220 outside of SP, and I want to stay active on SP to the end or at least till most/all (those who are go... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Monday, June 14, 2021

    6/14/2021 1:41:38 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I live with enthusiasm, and give thanks for my life." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Monday

    6/14/2021 10:21:36 AM, by SABLENESS

    MISSIONS 248 1. Finish up some loose ends stuff. 248 2. Clean a cupboard 248 3. Load a box or two for Salvation Army 4. Clean frig 5. Groceries? 6. Enjoy pool I’m listening to Christmas music and have gotten a good start on the day’s MISSIONS. My MISSION for the week ... Read more

  • A sex therapist conducts an experiment.

    6/14/2021 10:15:21 AM, by ILOVEROSES

    A noted sex therapist realises that people often lie about the frequency of their encounters, so he devises a test to tell for certain how often someone has sex. To prove his theory, he fills up an auditorium with people and goes down the line, asking each person to smile. Using the size of the... Read more

  • Dreams come true ---

    6/14/2021 9:22:07 AM, by SLENDERELLA61

    Doing really good on WW right now. Just .8 of a pound over goal. Hope to keep going. It may never be easy for me, but I will never give up. I just like living at a normal weight so much better than being overweight. First of all, I never dreamed I could lose the weight I carried for over 5 deca... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Monday, June 14, 2021

    6/14/2021 6:55:51 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 14, 2021 FAIL TO FALL Knowing the outcome of something ahead of time can help us make better decisions. If we know something bad is going to happen before we take the action or say the words, we may think twice before doing or saying anything. However, we don’t know the outcome of anything... Read more

  • Sunday

    6/13/2021 10:13:56 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Went camping this weekend with my daughter, her husband and 2 kids, 2 and 4 yo. Now that was an adventure. They forgot their tent, so me and DG slept in back of a car.... Read more

  • I will have the house special.

    6/13/2021 10:04:36 AM, by ILOVEROSES

    There is this guy who saves his money, travels to Spain and goes to Pamplona during the wonderful Running of the Bulls Festival. After his first day there, he goes out late in the evening for dinner, like the locals do, and chooses a nice-looking restaurant in a busy street. Unfamiliar wit... Read more

  • More Race Pictures and More Race Satisfaction!

    6/13/2021 7:28:47 AM, by SLENDERELLA61

    The sunrise over Lake Hollingsworth was spectacular for the Summer Sunrise Watermelon 5K #1 2021 yesterday. One of the Lakeland Runner's Club members took pictures right about the half way mark of the race. I did tell Gwen to smile at the end and look at the camera for a picture. I didn't warn h... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Sunday, June 13, 2021

    6/13/2021 7:26:20 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 13, 2021 BE FILLED It is probably safe to say we have all been full in our lives. We have eaten so much that we knew we could not possibly take another bite. Being full leaves us feeling satisfied. There is no need to eat anything else because we have been filled with good food that will n... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Sunday, June 13, 2021

    6/13/2021 3:27:35 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I live courageously." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Saturday

    6/12/2021 4:00:29 PM, by SABLENESS

    Losing SP and my little old cat was a double whammy this week. The last four days I’ve eaten poorly half a day and well the other half, so I guess I could be doing worse. I’ve made a point of getting in the pool each day; I think it’s helping me sleep better. I’ve been accumulating clean l... Read more

  • Summer Sunrise Watermelon 5K #1 2021

    6/12/2021 1:15:04 PM, by SLENDERELLA61

    Gwen ran her first 5K in 43:39. There were 30 girls in her age group (10-14) and she is only 10, but she felt really good finishing before 6 others. She had set her goal "to finish" and surpassed that for sure! I ran with her and that time was 4th in my age group, but I loved runni... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Saturday, June 12, 2021

    6/12/2021 8:13:46 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 12, 2021 A SENSE OF URGENCY Many of us want to get things done yet we continue to put them off. We believe there is this indefinite amount of time in the future where we will get all things done. We put off doing what we need to do because we believe we have time to do it later. But do we?... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Saturday, June 12, 2021

    6/12/2021 1:31:15 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Like an Owl, I am Alert, Patient, and Objective." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Friday

    6/11/2021 11:09:33 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Boring day here because it rained all day. I hope we have sunshine for next 2 days, we are going camping.... Read more

  • Friday

    6/11/2021 10:18:10 PM, by SABLENESS

    MISSIONS accomplished: Laundry. Husband needed a clean shirt with farm logo for his market day tomorrow. Grocery shopping. The store I shopped at yesterday didn’t have everything on my list, just as well since I found some good sales at today’s store. I bought salmon and pork tenderloin,... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Friday, June 11, 2021

    6/11/2021 8:15:59 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Like an Eagle, I Soar High Above the Troubles of the World." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • High Phone Bill

    6/11/2021 2:31:43 PM, by DONNALEE-53

    When he saw how astronomically high his latest phone bill was, the head of house called a family meeting. “This is unacceptable,” said the father. ”You have to limit the use of the phone. I never use this phone. I always use the one in the office.” The mother said, ”Same here. I hardly use... Read more

  • Meditation: be like a ruminant cow...

    6/11/2021 7:39:11 AM, by WHITE-2

    This is an - imperfect! - transcript I made from a youtube with a talk by Zen teacher Henry Shukman. www.youtube.com/watch?v=jH-39s
    VQH-s&t=975s By all means listen to (part of) it if you enjoy a charming British accent. In it (from about the 18th minute onwards) he answers a qu... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Friday, June 11, 2021

    6/11/2021 6:41:39 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 11, 2021 THE GREATER GOOD We have a few holidays every year where we honor those who have served for our country. They chose to use their skills and abilities to serve for those who they didn’t even know. They believed in a cause and a purpose to do things above and beyond to help our nati... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Thursday, June 10, 2021

    6/10/2021 11:27:05 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Like a Dolphin, I am Graceful, Powerful, and Compassionate." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • End of the day

    6/10/2021 9:42:01 PM, by SABLENESS

    I made an effort to get out of my slump. The best thing I did today was spend some time in the pool around dusk. The water was warm as I like it, the breeze had died down, and the darkening sky was clear. The mockingbird family in the crepe myrtle must have gone to bed; I didn’t hear the babies, ... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Thursday, June 10, 2021

    6/10/2021 7:22:01 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 10, 2021 TO DIE FOR Let’s be honest. There aren’t many things we are willing to die for. If we even feel threatened by something or someone, our first instinct is to run and hide. There was a familiar saying in the past stating that an outfit, hairstyle or some other worldly object was “to... Read more

  • 9th June - days 15, 16 and 17

    6/10/2021 4:01:42 AM, by DSJB9999

    I am still making most of last few weeks with Spark as I've loved it for years! I have almost been a member for 12 years starting on 23/6/2009. I especially love and will miss my Spark points, have 226,065 now. Yesterday and today have been other good days where I keep sticking to my 10 hour ... Read more

  • Jack was explaining how his brother got sick.

    6/10/2021 12:23:14 AM, by ILOVEROSES

    Jack: “My brother was sick and went to the doctor.” John: “Is he feeling better now?” Jack: “No, he has a broken arm.” John: “How did he break it?” Jack: “Well, the doctor gave him a prescription and told him no matter what happened, to follow that prescription. And the prescript... Read more

  • Wednesday

    6/9/2021 10:42:34 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Did early morning walk, then made it to gym for spin class. Did 2nd walk on treadmill.... Read more

  • Falling Without a Net???

    6/9/2021 4:49:59 PM, by SLENDERELLA61

    OH, EEEeewwwww. I was just hanging on, circling just over my goal weight range, fighting gains, day by day, minute by minute. Holding on to all the positives, celebrating the joyous things (like running with my grandchild, in blogs, supported by my SparkFriends), using the nutrition tracker on and o... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for June 9, 2021

    6/9/2021 2:21:16 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Like a Chameleon, I Adapt to Changing Circumstances." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • A Short Vakay

    6/9/2021 11:35:20 AM, by IMNOTSTOPPIN

    Took a short Palm Springs Vakay with family Even though the temperatures hovered around 108 everyone had fun in the pool especially my grandkids And my Cheri Berry was glad to be home after being boarded. All of sudden she loves to be on my lap Even short vaca... Read more

  • Changes

    6/9/2021 8:55:26 AM, by SABLENESS

    The day after my tiny twenty year old cat died peacefully in my chair….My head feels a bit battered from yesterday’s tears. Even as of last night, I was aware of changes. I hadn’t noticed since Friday when she began to seriously decline that the two younger cats had taken a break from their ... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Wednesday, June 9, 2021

    6/9/2021 6:51:00 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 9, 2021 ANYONE LISTENING? We can make a request to someone and not really know if they will oblige or if they even heard us. We can ask for our food to be prepared a certain way at a restaurant and hope we get it cooked as ordered. We can ask for someone to provide us information about the... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Tuesday, June 8, 2021

    6/9/2021 12:12:02 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Like a Cat, I am Independent, Patient, Alert, and Decisive. When the time is right, I pounce on opportunity." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • I'm leaving Spark People, today is my last day.

    6/8/2021 11:25:27 PM, by INFLATED

    I am not good at using my Iphone and I don't use it except to make phone calls. I don't use apps and I am going to another site to see if I can manage there. I am not going to complain about Spark People, it has been a wonderful experience for me and easy enough that I could use it. It takes ... Read more

  • Tuesday

    6/8/2021 6:50:45 PM, by TSHAWGER

    I asked some personal trainers on what app they have their clients use. They all said WW. They also told me that I do too much cardio and should do more weight training. The things you learn at the gym.... Read more

  • RIP Miss Moppet

    6/8/2021 3:09:24 PM, by SABLENESS

    My little old cat is joining the others in the backyard. We had an appointment for a Lap of Love vet to come to our home later today, but she did it on her own a little while ago. She was with us for most of her twenty years after we couldn’t resist a tiny feisty young bundle of energy at the Huma... Read more

  • So sad, SparkPeople, how can you forsake us?

    6/8/2021 8:39:43 AM, by GARDENERGAL

    I am truly saddened and dismayed that the Spark ladder and safety net to better health is being pulled out from under us. Its community involvement and tracking tools are fundamental to many of us on our path to weightloss and good physical fitness. I was bummed out by this all yesterday. Las... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Tuesday, June 8, 2021

    6/8/2021 6:47:28 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 8, 2021 MATTERS OF THE HEART We can tell what others really care about by listening to them talk and watching what they do. Over time, we can learn what matters most to them. What matters most to some may not matter to others. However, we all have something we care about deeply and desire ... Read more

  • ✨47 Months Seizure Free 😀🌟😋 I'm feeling pretty darn Happy 🙏🏻💖🙏🏻

    6/7/2021 9:18:48 PM, by BARBIEE52

    I can't explain how blessed I feel...more prayers answered, and I'll will be praying I will make it another month. That would be extra special...it would be 4 years. But everyday without one is special.... ... Read more

  • Monday

    6/7/2021 7:09:30 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Did my 45 min early morning walk. Also went to gym to do my 50 min spin class. Now working on my gallon water.... Read more

  • The End of An Era/ Where To Find Me

    6/7/2021 5:33:16 PM, by CROUCHINGFLEA

    I can't really put into words how disheartened I am by SP's decision. If money was a problem, why not give us the option to pay by month/quarter/annually? As one commenter suggested. I would pay $5 a month to keep up my morning routine and keep in contact with my friends! But we were not asked, so t... Read more

  • Goodbye Sparkpeople

    6/7/2021 2:45:48 PM, by VALKYRIA-

    I’ve enjoyed my time here and will really miss it. I signed up for SparkAmerica with the same username, Columbus OH. If anyone wants to keep in touch you can reach me at garn2112@gmail.com Thanks to everyone for supporting me on my journey.... Read more

  • Poking around, I found this epitaph connected to the NCIS show.

    6/7/2021 12:13:55 PM, by CTUPTON

    Epitaph poem from NCIS Epitaph By Merrit Malloy When I die Give what’s left of me away To children And old men that wait to die. And if you need to cry, Cry for your brother Walking the street beside you. And when you need me, Put your arms Around anyone And give them... Read more

  • Mary had to finish her homework assignment.

    6/7/2021 8:22:59 AM, by ILOVEROSES

    Mary’s fourth grade homework assignment was to make sentences using the words in her spelling list, along with the definition. Coming across the word “frugal” in the list, she asked her father what it meant. He explained that being frugal meant you saved something. Her paper read: “F... Read more

  • Very underhanded

    6/7/2021 8:20:20 AM, by SABLENESS

    Very underhanded, SP. I finally found the article about SP shutting down as of Aug 17 after trying links others posted, first heard about it through comments, now I’ve lost it again. Could you not have done us the courtesy of making a general announcement to those of us affected by your unilateral d... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Monday, June 7, 2021

    6/7/2021 6:29:10 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 7, 2021 THE POWER OF OUR MINDS In this out of control world, there is one thing we can control. We can control what we think. No one else can control what we think unless we allow them to. We have the ability to control our thoughts when we can’t really control everything or anyone else. T... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Monday, June 7, 2021

    6/7/2021 1:52:11 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " My life is for living, not for worry or doubt." -Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Sunday

    6/6/2021 10:47:33 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Did my morning walk early, weather got to 88 degrees today. Enjoyed pool time.... Read more

  • I found it after a year and four months.

    6/6/2021 10:38:15 PM, by INFLATED

    Omniscience, also sometimes known as being all-knowing, refers to God’s ability to know absolutely everything.  Have you ever lost something? Do you ask God in prayer to show you where it is? We moved to Kentucky in 2020. The storage company where we had our household goods until the ... Read more

  • Sunday

    6/6/2021 8:09:54 PM, by SABLENESS

    Nice to have last night’s leftovers for Sunday’s supper. That Parmesan baked chicken is mighty good. My little old cat isn’t doing very well. She’s eaten little the last couple of days, not even fried chicken. I’ve done a little rearranging so she can still get onto her favorite sleeping pla... Read more

  • 6th June 2021 - days 13 and 14

    6/6/2021 4:20:31 PM, by DSJB9999

    Yesterday and today have been other good days where I keep sticking to my 10 hour eating plan thankfully. I have had a rest from my dumbbell workouts as its weekend and my darling hubby has been home. I have done 7,000 steps yesterday and 11,000 today so that's good enough. I have mostly eate... Read more

  • Shock

    6/6/2021 3:37:44 PM, by HARROWJET

    I am in shock. Spark People is a part of my daily routine. I probably spend too much time here but I like being here. It took me some time but I finally found the article. https://www.sparkpeople.com/re
    source/nutrition_articles.
    asp?id=2660 I'm glad they are giving us some time... Read more

  • SparkPeople

    6/6/2021 3:05:50 PM, by BKRMKRLGHT

    Sorry to see this site close.... https://www.sparkpeople.com/
    resource/wellness_articles
    .asp?id=2659... Read more

  • Sparkpeople is going to be closed down

    6/6/2021 12:00:32 PM, by WHITE-2

    https://www.sparkpeople.com/re
    source/nutrition_articles.
    asp?id=2660 "On August 17, 2021, we will be closing down SparkPeople along with its features and mobile apps to make way for a new platform". (SparkAmerica). And: "At this time, due to various rules and regulations, SparkA... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Sunday, June 6, 2021

    6/6/2021 7:39:14 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 6, 2021 GIVE FAITHFULLY There is a truth about giving that many people overlook. If we are in need of something – money, love, friendship, etc. – we shouldn’t go out looking for who can give it to us. We should go out and find someone and give what we already have in those areas. There are... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Sunday, June 6, 2021

    6/6/2021 1:36:42 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I Laugh With Life." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Saturday, June 5, 2021

    6/5/2021 9:38:32 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Joy is my choice. I choose joy in every moment." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • Pleasant Saturday

    6/5/2021 7:03:43 PM, by SABLENESS

    Puttered around the house, did some tidying and sorting, went out to buy a piece of Kentucky Fried Chicken for the senior cat, read a book, and paid bills. Our May dry spell is over. We’ve had some good soaking rains the last few days. It’s so good to hear the sound of it again. I was fortun... Read more

  • Enjoy. Advice for when you grow older.

    6/5/2021 6:11:39 PM, by CTUPTON

    Nine Important Facts to Remember as We Grow Older: #9 Death is the number 1 killer in the world. #8 Life is sexually transmitted. #7 Good health is merely the slowest possible rate at which one can die. #6 Men have two motivations: hunger and sex, and they can't tell them apa... Read more

  • 5th June 2021 - day 13

    6/5/2021 4:24:04 PM, by DSJB9999

    I did keep to my 10 hours eating window which makes me really proud, I am very aware if its too early or too late to eat! This mindfulness really helps me. My friend who I met for lunch today funnily enough said she was planning to address her 'eating window' as well, weird that was what she told... Read more

  • Why do people like a smart TV?

    6/5/2021 1:57:50 PM, by CTUPTON

    My TV is broken. It is huge. So we are looking to get a new TV. Two TVs were here when we moved into this condo. I did not buy them myself. help chris... Read more

  • a joke of my Dad's

    6/5/2021 1:44:06 PM, by CTUPTON

    When I was growing up, we had a grocery store in a country area. Some people would take candy and not pay. Just small items. My Dad did not like that. He put a dish near the register with chocolate candy and Exlax pieces. I don't remember if anyone actually ate it. 198 He had a hug... Read more

  • Official Now

    6/5/2021 12:13:23 PM, by SLENDERELLA61

    Here is Gwen and I running this morning with the Galloway group. Shade is great to run in, but not so good for photography. (I will try to lighten this picture.) Gwen and I are on the right. Here's the whole group that ran this morning for this Galloway season's kick off. Gwen and I are a... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Saturday, June 5, 2021

    6/5/2021 7:35:41 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 5, 2021 HAVE NO FEAR Some fears are hidden in our subconscious minds. We may not even understand fear is holding us back from doing what we need to do. There are many things we could be afraid of and not even realize that we are. We could fear loss of income, being criticized, getting sick... Read more

  • A husband and wife were enjoying breakfast together.

    6/4/2021 11:36:38 PM, by ILOVEROSES

    A husband and wife were sitting at the dining room table. The wife was trying to tell a story over breakfast but couldn’t remember a key detail. Eventually she gave up and went back to drinking her coffee. “Oh God,” she sighed. “I’m convinced my mind is almost completely gone!” Her h... Read more

  • Friday

    6/4/2021 10:56:38 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Today was a beautiful sunny 81 degree day here in Ohio. Did my walk early morning, it was already 64 degrees. Tomorrow will be another sunny hot day. Here I come pool.... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Friday, June 4, 2021

    6/4/2021 5:19:13 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I Honor My True Self." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • 4th June - day 12

    6/4/2021 4:24:44 PM, by DSJB9999

    I did keep to my 10 hours eating window, even starting to eat a bit of leftover pizza before thinking early on, but I didn’t eat it but left it for later and also putting a grape into my mouth late and then into the bin, often have eaten while unpacking shopping so with increased awareness this didn... Read more

  • June Friday

    6/4/2021 8:23:23 AM, by SABLENESS

    So annoying to have lost yesterday’s blog. Whatever I hit wasn’t “post”. Ah well. One reflection and then I’ll move on. It felt very good but strange to enjoy parties and picnics in person with groups of 20-25. My car is in the shop so no thrift shopping today. I’m on the lookout for seve... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Friday, June 4, 2021

    6/4/2021 7:03:48 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 4, 2021 NOT FEELING IT We have probably all had days when we just weren’t feeling it. We woke up and didn’t feel like going to work or school. We didn’t feel like going to a meeting or class. We didn’t feel like working out, eating right, helping a neighbor, saying a kind word, etc. We oft... Read more

  • Thursday

    6/3/2021 8:45:22 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Rained all day, so I put up my umbrella when it let up some and did my walk. Looking ahead to sunny days.... Read more

  • It is so great to really visit with hubby!

    6/3/2021 8:40:03 PM, by CTUPTON

    After a year of rarely even being in the same room with him! He is so happy to be with me and our daughter! We all had lots of fun! chris... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Thursday, June 3, 2021

    6/3/2021 7:38:36 PM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I honor all people and cultures." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • 3rd June 2021 - day 11

    6/3/2021 4:02:03 PM, by DSJB9999

    Day 11 Yesterday was a good day still very hot but Dot (my Mum in Law) has managed really well and not been too stressed to leave her cardigan off – amazing the things that stress her, far too much time on her hands some times and not a lot to think about, so she overthinks them! 198 We w... Read more

  • Hot Boy Summer

    6/3/2021 1:36:50 PM, by IAN2409

    A lot of people are talking about Hot Girl Summer but I’m going to make this a Hot Boy Summer. Like a lot of people I didn’t have the best year and a half in quarantine/pandemic land. I found myself too close to snacks and I was thrown for a loop without being able to go to the gym. People said... Read more

  • A man showed off his new apartment.

    6/3/2021 10:15:10 AM, by ILOVEROSES

    Proudly showing off his new apartment to a friend late one night, a young man led the way to his bedroom, where there was a big brass gong. “What’s that big brass gong for?” asked the friend. “It’s not a gong. It’s a talking clock,” the drunk replied. “A talking clock? How’s it work?”... Read more

  • Lost it

    6/3/2021 9:52:56 AM, by SABLENESS

    I just finished a catch up blog and lost the whole thing. 😡 In an unsatisfying nutshell, great Memorial and anniversary weekend full of people, parks, and picnics.... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Thursday, June 3, 2021

    6/3/2021 7:22:08 AM, by SUGARPIE33

    June 3, 2021 ACTIONS OF FAITH Every time we get into a vehicle, we are placing our faith in that vehicle to get us where we want to go. Every time we go to the store and make a purchase, we have faith our debit card will work so we can buy what we need. We put our faith daily in things and in o... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Wednesday, June 2, 2021

    6/3/2021 12:14:45 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " I honor everyone and honor all points- of-view." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie jlh@sail7.com... Read more