SparkPeople Rootin' for Ruby Team Messageboard For fans of : Ruby Gettinger.. A place to cheer for her and to motivate ourselves. SparkPeople Rootin' for Ruby Team Messageboard Celebrations February 2021 If you would like for us to help you celebrate your Birthday, Wedding Anniversary or Sparkversary please post your name, date and type of celebration. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> Sun, 31 Jan 2021 06:57:19 EST Easter Music Enjoy Haendel's Messiah at home this Easter: <BR> <BR> <link>//<BR>s/2021-enjoy-handels-messiah-at-home.h<BR>tml?cid=email_01-29-21_tch_newsl_2 </link> Fri, 29 Jan 2021 22:37:40 EST Veronique's B/D and Sparkversary 1-18-21 Let's get Veronique started on a HAPPY BIRTHDAY and SPARKVERSARY 1-18-21 <BR> <BR> You have come a long way lady. We hope you will enjoy your day on Monday celebrating your birthday and Sparkversary. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>347</em> <em>383</em> <em>347</em> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=TERMITEMOM </link> Sun, 17 Jan 2021 08:36:34 EST Lainie's b/d Sunday 1-10-21 Okay ladies, let's help Lainie celebrate her b/d on Sunday. <BR> <BR> Lainie, wishing you a great and HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Here is a link to her page so you can go by and give her good wishes. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=LAINIESNEWLIFE </link> <BR> <BR> <em>44</em> <em>468</em> <em>144</em> <em>19</em> <em>179</em> <em>409</em> <em>26</em> <em>410</em> Sat, 9 Jan 2021 15:45:40 EST Celebrations January 2021 If you would like for us to help you celebrate your special occasions, please list it here. This would be your birthday, anniversary, or Sparkversary.... <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> Lainie 1-10 <BR> Veronique 1-18 <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>347</em> <BR> Veronique 1-18 <BR> <BR> Fri, 1 Jan 2021 07:52:46 EST Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas Videos and Music <link>//<BR>as/christmas-with-the-tabernacle-choir<BR>.html </link> Fri, 4 Dec 2020 21:30:48 EST December Celebrations 2020 If you would like for us to help you celebrate your December special days: Birthday, Anniversary, or Sparkversary, please let me know so I can put it on the list. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>529</em> Tue, 1 Dec 2020 05:45:53 EST KItt's Birthday 11-14-20 Kitt has a birthday on Saturday 11-14. Let's help her celebrate by sending her a goodie or go by her page, or you can relay your wishes right here. She told me she is going to be 29, but she is really going to be <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KITT52 </link> Fri, 13 Nov 2020 18:38:07 EST Chansen's wedding annivers ary---37 years Today is Carol's wedding anniversary----37 years. Let's help her celebrate <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>244</em> <em>410</em> <em>408</em> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=CHANSEN%5F20001 </link> Tue, 3 Nov 2020 07:00:30 EST November Celebrations 2020 New month coming up very soon. If you would like for us to help celebrate your birthday, anniversary or your Sparkversary please tell us the occasion and the date <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> Carol 37 years <BR> <BR> <em>529</em> Fri, 30 Oct 2020 09:13:27 EST Mindy's wedding Aniversary 10/3/20 Let's wish Mindy and her hubby a <em>384</em> for today 10-3-20 <BR> <BR> Go by her page with some good wishes. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=MINDYJ1 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>384</em> <em>384</em> <em>384</em> <em>384</em> <em>384</em> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> Sat, 3 Oct 2020 13:58:51 EST October 2020 Celebrations Hello, If you would like for us to help you celebrate your birthday, anniversary, or sparkversary, please let us know the date and what the event is. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> Mindy---10/03 wedding anniversary Wed, 30 Sep 2020 10:57:51 EST Lainie's Sparkversary 9/29/20 Lainie is celebrating her Sparkversary 14 years...tomorrow 9-29 <em>244</em> <em>252</em> <BR> <BR> Let's help her celebrate......send her a goodie, comment on her page or you can celebrate right on this thread. <BR> <BR> <em>19</em> <em>179</em> <em>244</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=LAINIESNEWLIFE </link> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 06:44:22 EST Nancy' birthday and Sparkversary 9/26 Tomorrow 9/26 is my birthday and my 11 years Sparkversary <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=NANFACEMIRE1 </link> Fri, 25 Sep 2020 20:36:17 EST Carol's birthday 9-17- It is time for another celebration and today it is Carol's birthday. Carol wishing you a great day. <BR> <BR> Stop by her page or you give her wishes from here: <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=CHANSEN%5F20001 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>144</em> <em>107</em> <em>410</em> <em>383</em> Thu, 17 Sep 2020 06:44:18 EST Mindy's Sparkversary 13 years Let's help Mindy celebrate her 13 year Sparkversary today. Go to her page, give a goodie or just some plain Old Fashion Wishes. Or you can give her wishes from here. <BR> <BR> <em>144</em> <em>409</em> <em>236</em> <BR> <BR> <link> sp?id=MINDYJ1 </link> Tue, 15 Sep 2020 08:06:12 EST Barbara's Birthday 9-5- Let's start Barbara off with some birthday wishes. Her b/d is tomorrow 9-5. You can go to her page and give wishes, send a goodie, or make her some wishes from here. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=BARBARAROSE54 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> Fri, 4 Sep 2020 09:03:23 EST September 2020 Celebrations Wow, another month just about gone. If you would like for us to help you celebrate your September birthday, anniversary or your sparksversary, please list what it is and the date. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> Barbara--------Sept. 05 <BR> Carol----------- Sept 17 <BR> Nancy----------Sept. 26 <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>529</em> <BR> Mindy-----------Sept 15----13 years <BR> Nancy-----... Sun, 30 Aug 2020 18:22:47 EST Kathy's Sparkversary 8-1-20 Let's help Kathy celebrate her 11th Sparkversary..You can do that here or go to her page to congratulate her. <BR> <BR> Here is a link to her page. <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KATHYJO56 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>244</em> <em>250</em> <em>345</em> <em>593</em> Sat, 1 Aug 2020 09:21:23 EST August 2020 Celebrations Let us help you celebrate your Birthday, Wedding Anniversary or your Sparkversary, just let us know. Just put the date and what the occasion is. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> , <em>384</em> <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> <em>529</em> <BR> Kathy---11th Sparkversary <BR> <BR> <BR> Sat, 1 Aug 2020 05:52:34 EST Barbara's 40th wedding anniversary 7-25-2020 Time to celebrate an anniversary tomorrow 7/25.......Let's wish Barbara and Shannon a very wonderful and Happy 40th Anniversary....what an accomplishment.....Best wishes for many more years <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=BARBARAROSE54 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>255</em> <em>337</em> <em>410</em> <em>144</em> <em>384</em> Fri, 24 Jul 2020 08:13:12 EST Barbara's 13th sparkversary 7-13-2020 Monday, July 13, is Barbara's 13 year Sparkversary. Let's help her celebrate by sending her a goodie, comment on her page or you can comment right here. <BR> <BR> Happy Sparkversary Barbara, Long time and so happy you are here with us. You bring a lot to our team <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=BARBARAROSE54 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>250</em> <em>244</em> <em>223</em> <em>806</em> plus <em>503</em> = 13 years. <em>529</em> Sun, 12 Jul 2020 21:04:10 EST July 2020 Celebrations If you would like for us to celebrate with you for you birthday, anniversary or sparkversary, please list your name and what you will be celebrating. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> July 13 Barbara Rose Sparkversary 13 years <BR> <BR> July 25 Barbara Rose Wedding Anniversary 40 years <BR> Mon, 29 Jun 2020 07:26:22 EST Mindy's Birthday 6-23-20 June 23 is Mindy's Birthday......Let's give her a great big shout for a great <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=MINDYJ1 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>243</em> <em>345</em> <em>409</em> <em>144</em> Mon, 22 Jun 2020 22:06:08 EST New Member-- NEWME2BE SKINNY 6-11-20 Let's welcome our new member Lisa who is coming back to our Rootin for Ruby Team: <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=NEWME2BSKINNY </link> <BR> <BR> We are glad you have come back and if we can be of any help, please let us know. Good luck with starting over. <BR> <BR> <em>523</em> <em>236</em> <em>523</em> <em>236</em> <em>523</em> Thu, 11 Jun 2020 11:05:27 EST Kathy's 47th anniversary 6-9-2020 Kathy and Jim will be celebrating their 47th wedding anniversary tomorrow 6-8-2020.Let's help them celebrate by sending a note, goodie, or stopping by her page. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KATHYJO56 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>44</em> <em>255</em> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> Mon, 8 Jun 2020 06:48:01 EST June 2020 celebrations This month of June, If you are having a celebration: Birthday, Anniversary, or Sparkversary, let us help you celebrate. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> June 9------------Kathy Jo---Anniversary---47 years <BR> <BR> June 23-----------Mindy's birthday Sun, 31 May 2020 08:26:05 EST May 2020 celebrations May is approaching. If you would like for us to help you celebrate your birthday, anniversary or Sparkversary please post the April dates below. Thank you. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>347</em> Thu, 30 Apr 2020 09:37:55 EST Shannon's Anniversary Today is Shannon's Anniversary.....Let's help her celebrate. <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=SHANTODD420 </link> <BR> <BR> Mon, 20 Apr 2020 06:21:50 EST Carla's b/d and anniversary It is Carla's birthday and her wedding anniversary. Let's wish her birthday wishes and anniversary wishes....have a great day: <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> and <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=PINKNFITCARLA </link> Mon, 20 Apr 2020 06:12:52 EST Last Ruby Standing - 2020 Edition How about getting back on the saddle? <BR> I hope you are interested in a new contest! <BR> <BR> This is how it works: every Saturday, record your weight. If you lose or stay the same as the previous week, you stand. If you gain, you are out. After several weeks (I will always give a warning), the only Rubies who stand will have to have lost weight. <BR> <BR> Each contest lasts no more than 6 weeks to give a chance to everybody to win! <BR> <BR> First round: keep track of your starting ... Wed, 15 Apr 2020 23:28:13 EST April 2020 celebrations If you would like for us to celebrate with you for your birthday, anniversary, or Sparkversary, please put the date and what you will be celebrating. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> ********************************* <BR> <BR> 4/20 Shannon ---Anniversary <BR> <BR> 4/20 Carla---Birthday and Anniversary Wed, 1 Apr 2020 10:00:02 EST Kathy's birthday is 3-25-20 Let's all join together in wishing Kathy Jo a very <em>383</em> for tomorrow. Stop by her page with a note or send a goodie or just make a wish for her here. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KATHYJO56 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>383</em> Tue, 24 Mar 2020 14:30:43 EST List your celebrations for March 2020 Time to list your March celebrations. If you would like for us to help you celebrate your birthday, sparkversary or anniversary please list the occasion and date. Thank you. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> Kathy Jo March 25 <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>529</em> Sat, 29 Feb 2020 09:43:06 EST Shannon's birthday tomorrow 2-17-20 Let us all help Shannon celebrate her birthday which is tomorrow. <BR> <BR> Happy Birthday Shannon. Hope your day is great <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>244</em> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?i d=SHANTODD420 </link> Sun, 16 Feb 2020 08:56:26 EST Post your February 2020 celebrations If you would like for us to help you celebrate your birthday, anniversary, or sparkversary, please list it on this thread <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>529</em> Thu, 30 Jan 2020 09:31:40 EST Birthday and Sparkversary 1-18-2020 Hey ladies, it is Veronique's birthday and sparksversary. Let's send her some good wishes, a goodie, or even a comment on her page. Here is the link to her page. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=TERMITEMOM </link> <BR> <BR> <em>242</em> <em>244</em> <em>410</em> <em>383</em> <em>347</em> Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:27:46 EST Year 2020 Our New Ruby-lite of the Year Ladies, It is time to announce our 2020 Ruby-lite of the Year. Send her some goodies and post on her page or on here. Congratulations go to: MONICA (also known as Monibelly) <BR> <BR> Here is a link to her page: <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=MONIBELLY </link> <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>592</em> <em>242</em> <em>345</em> <em>223</em> <em>380</em> Mon, 13 Jan 2020 12:57:40 EST Lainie's Birthday 1-10-2020 Lainie is celebrating her birthday tomorrow. Let's send her birthday wishes for a great and HAPPY BIRTHDAY. The link is below" <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=LAINIESNEWLIFE </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>247</em> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>247</em> <em>383</em> <em>44</em> <em>247</em> <em>383</em> Thu, 9 Jan 2020 19:14:30 EST Post your January 2020 celebrations If you would like for us to help celebrate your January 2020 celebrations, please list them. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> Mon, 30 Dec 2019 09:20:54 EST December Celebrations If you would like for us to help you celebrate your December celebrations, please post on this thread. <BR> <BR> Birthday, <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> Anniversary <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> Sparkversary <em>347</em> Sun, 1 Dec 2019 11:57:52 EST Kitt's birthday Nov. 14 Tomorrow is Kitt's birthday. Let's send her some wishes for a great and HAPPY BIRTHDAY <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <link> sp?id=KITT 52 </link> Wed, 13 Nov 2019 20:27:50 EST Chansen's 36th anniversary Tomorrow Carol and her hubby will celebrate 36 years of marriage. They are actually on a wonderful cruise now. Let's help them celebrate. <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>243</em> <em>384</em> <em>243</em> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=CHANSEN%5F20001 </link> Sat, 2 Nov 2019 10:50:25 EST November Celebrations Another month starting....If you would like for us to help you celebrate your birthday, anniversary, or sparkversary, please list the occasion and the date below: <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> Thu, 31 Oct 2019 08:07:43 EST hello <em>227</em> Not this page.... Wed, 30 Oct 2019 08:06:06 EST Hint of the Day Ladies, let's come here each day and give a hint of the day....Can be inside or outside hint. <BR> <BR> Put a wooden spoon over a boiling pot of potatoes and they will not boil over. I have done this many times and it always works Sun, 20 Oct 2019 08:01:36 EST Mindy's Anniversary Let's all join in and wish Mindy and her husband a happy Wedding Anniversary. Wishing you many more years of being together and being happy. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=MINDYJ1 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>247</em> <em>384</em> <em>247</em> <em>384</em> <em>247</em> <em>384</em> <em>247</em> <em>384</em> <em>247</em> <em>384</em> Wed, 2 Oct 2019 20:03:32 EST October celebrations If you would like for us to help you celebrate your October special times, please list which celebration it is and the date below. This would be your birthday, anniversary, or sparkversary... <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>529</em> Mon, 30 Sep 2019 08:03:57 EST Lainie's Sparkversary today Yay, Lainie's 13th Sparksversary....... Congratulations Let's go to her page and give her some good wishes. <BR> <BR> <BR> <em>593</em> <em>592</em> <em>244</em> <em>243</em> <em>19</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=LAINIESNEWLIFE </link> Sun, 29 Sep 2019 09:16:40 EST Today a birthday, tomorrow a sparkversary! Today is Mom's birthday <em>383</em> and tomorrow is her sparkversary! <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate!! <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=NANFACEMIRE1 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>529</em> <em>244</em> <em>409</em> Thu, 26 Sep 2019 09:45:26 EST A special birthday! Tomorrow is Ruthie's 70th birthday!! <em>244</em> <em>409</em> <BR> <BR> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate! <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=RUTHIEBEAR </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> Ruthie! Wed, 18 Sep 2019 23:09:14 EST Someone is having a birthday! <em>244</em> tomorrow is Carol's birthday! <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate: <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=CHANSEN%5F20001 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> Mon, 16 Sep 2019 22:54:35 EST Double post--delete <em>227</em> <BR> <BR> double post Sun, 15 Sep 2019 10:16:26 EST Celebration time! Today is Mindy's <em>806</em> <em>244</em> <BR> <BR> Way to go Mindy! <BR> <BR> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate! <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=MINDYJ1 </link> Sun, 15 Sep 2019 01:54:43 EST A birthday celebration!! So sorry, my link didn't work. Please see correction above Thu, 5 Sep 2019 09:02:36 EST September celebrations Hi! <BR> Please post here if you'd like us to celebrate with your for your September birthday, anniversary or sparkversary! Mon, 2 Sep 2019 16:27:26 EST New team member 8-6-19 PSOLOMETO The Rootin' for Ruby team welcomes PSOLOMETO to our great team. I could not find a page for her so we can welcome her here. When a page is posted we can welcome her on her page. <BR> <BR> <em>235</em> <em>345</em> <em>244</em> <em>306</em> Tue, 6 Aug 2019 07:57:12 EST August celebrations! Please post here if you’d like us to celebrate your birthday, anniversary or sparkversary for August! Wed, 31 Jul 2019 22:35:42 EST Barbara's Anniversary Today is Barbara and Shannon's wedding anniversary <BR> <BR> Let's send out some good wishes to the two of them: <BR> <BR> <link> RB ARAROSE54 </link> Thu, 25 Jul 2019 21:37:11 EST Barbara's 12 year Sparkversary Let's give Barbara a big hooray for 12 years here on Spark. Go to her page and wish her well or maybe give her a nice goodie. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>RBARAROSE54 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>242</em> <em>594</em> <em>592</em> <BR> <BR> Have a wonderful day and remember to <em>593</em> Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:54:05 EST June/July celebrations I am so sorry this didn't get posted sooner as well as the June celebrations. This post is for June and July. <BR> <BR> If you had/have an anniversary, birthday, or sparkversary last month or this month and would like for us to celebrate with you, please list it her so we can help you celebrate. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> Wed, 3 Jul 2019 07:18:38 EST July Pop In <em>524</em> July! <BR> <BR> <em>253</em> June Sun, 30 Jun 2019 17:54:18 EST June Pop Up <em>524</em> June <BR> <em>253</em> May! Fri, 31 May 2019 09:29:43 EST QOTD 5-15-19 fI will be having my surgery tomorrow and not sure when I will be sparking again. For the QOTD I am suggesting we do a question and when it is answered, that person writes the next question. I had several comments about liking the way that was done. Therefore, we will do that again. <BR> <BR> What time did you get up today? 5:45 Wed, 15 May 2019 07:12:33 EST QOTD 5-14-19 Have you ever ridden in a hot air balloon.... <BR> <BR> No, but would like to. Tue, 14 May 2019 07:24:32 EST QOTD 5-13-19 What is the longest time you were away from your home. <BR> <BR> 1 week while on vacation. Mon, 13 May 2019 04:25:07 EST QOTD 5-12-19 Happy Mother's Day to all. Do you still have your MOM <BR> <BR> <BR> No, I am really sorry to say.....She passed away in 2012 <BR> <BR> <img src=""> Sun, 12 May 2019 10:22:08 EST QOTD 5-11-19 Do you have a vacation planned? <BR> <BR> No, Sat, 11 May 2019 06:33:35 EST QOTD 5-10-19 Have you planted any flowers yet in pots , baskets, or the ground <BR> <BR> No, but soon. I bought several plants yesterday and I have to get them planted. Fri, 10 May 2019 07:16:36 EST QOTD 5-9-19 Are you an active person naturally..... <BR> <BR> Yes, I don't think if it wasn't natural, I would do near as much moving. Thu, 9 May 2019 07:45:44 EST QOTD 5-8-19 Did you get the shingles vaccine <BR> <BR> <BR> Not yet, everywhere was out of it. One day the pharmacist said I shouldn't get it while taking an antibiotic, so I didn't Supplies are still low. Only 8 more days before my surgery and I really need to check with the dr to see if I should hold off on getting it. <BR> <BR> Prayers for all in need. Have a great day Wed, 8 May 2019 07:48:41 EST QOTD 5-7-19 What is your favorite and how do you fix it. <BR> <BR> Asparagus and I drizzle olive oil and put some herbs/spices and then roast in the oven. I leave it a little crunchy. Tue, 7 May 2019 08:10:32 EST QOTD 5-6-19 Do you ever have enough "white" clothes to do a "bleach" load. <BR> <BR> No, if I have something to whiten, I usually soak it in OxyClean powder (it is amazing and like bleach, but doesn't take out the color) Mon, 6 May 2019 09:57:10 EST QOTD 5-5-19 Do you ever go to the casinos <BR> <BR> <BR> I have in the past but not for a long time. Only went a couple of times. Sun, 5 May 2019 08:45:30 EST QOTD 5-4-19 Do you like eggs? How do you best like them fixed <BR> <BR> Over easy and dip with toast. Sat, 4 May 2019 06:46:56 EST QOTD 5-3-19 What is your favorite time of the day. <BR> <BR> Morning to wake up and sit quietly and have my coffee. When weather is nice I love sitting on the porch listening to and watching the birds. The hummers are back now and I love watching them. Fri, 3 May 2019 07:26:59 EST QOTD 5-2-19 IN your exercise routine, do you have floor exercises you do. <BR> <BR> Yes, several that help to strengthen my hip. Thu, 2 May 2019 06:43:38 EST May Celebrations! Please post your birthday, anniversary or sparkversary for the month if you'd like us to celebrate with you! <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>529</em> <em>384</em> Wed, 1 May 2019 22:08:39 EST QOTD 5-1-19 Have a wonderful day. Wed, 1 May 2019 08:02:42 EST May 2019 pop-in <em>244</em> Welcome May Wed, 1 May 2019 07:47:53 EST QOTD 4-30-19 What gives you the most satisfaction in a normal day. <BR> <BR> Sitting on the porch listening to the birds and admiring the beautiful mountains . Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:23:13 EST QOTD 4-29-19 What's for dinner today <BR> <BR> <BR> Spaghetti with homemade sauce Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:26:17 EST QOTD 4-28-19 Do you get enough sleep and good rest <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, I am very fortunate in that respect. Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:58:38 EST QOTD 4-27-19 Do you know how many times you have moved? <BR> <BR> About 13......... Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:56:07 EST QOTD 4-26-19 Do you wash dishes by hand or use a dishwasher. <BR> <BR> I use the d/w.......I seem to have a lot of dishes. Fri, 26 Apr 2019 06:13:45 EST A celebration tomorrow! Tomorrow is Kitt's 13th Sparkersary!! <em>244</em> <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate! <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KITT52 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>104</em> Thu, 25 Apr 2019 22:21:31 EST QOTD 4-25-19 Do you go to bed at a pretty regular time or just when you get sleepy. <BR> <BR> I try to be in bed by 9:00 and then I read for a short time. Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:57:22 EST QOTD 4-24-19 Do you fall because you are hurrying to much. <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, I do and I have slowed down and also in the house I wear shoes. Since I am by myself, I am getting an "alert" to wear. I never thought I would wear one, but I think it is a wise decision being by myself. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:16:33 EST QOTD 4-23-19 Which do you like best.....sunrise or sunset. <BR> <BR> I like sunset best Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:20:28 EST QOTD 4-22-19 Do you send many occasional cards through the U. S. Postal Service... <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, I still send cards through the mail to special friends. Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:58:50 EST QOTD 4-21-19 Wishing all of you a HAPPY EASTER <BR> <BR> <em>452</em> <em>448</em> <em>453</em> <em>449</em> <em>450</em> <em>451</em> Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:28:02 EST Today is Carla's special day x 2--Day 4-20-19 Today is Carla's birthday --Happy Birthday Carla <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> Also her wedding anniversary -- Happy Anniversary <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> Here is a link to her page: Go by and wish her good wishes for her special day. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>NKNFITCARLA </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>247</em> <em>409</em> <em>144</em> <em>44</em> <em>236</em> Sat, 20 Apr 2019 08:04:55 EST QOTD 4-20-19 Are you going out or staying home for dinner for Easter <BR> <BR> Staying home with several coming. Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:58:49 EST QOTD 4-19-19 Have you ever fallen and broken a bone? <BR> <BR> I have broken several bones in my hand, but never from falling Fri, 19 Apr 2019 08:48:19 EST QOTD 4-18-19 Do you like Quinoa? <BR> <BR> I have had it but don't really LIKE it. I can eat it Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:30:30 EST QOTD 4-17-19 This is the middle of the week and the middle of the month......Are you on track? You still have time if you are not..... <BR> <BR> Yes, I am doing well. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 08:22:27 EST QOTD 4-16-19 Have you ever physically seen the Notre Dame Cathedral <BR> <BR> No, I have not. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:57:06 EST QOTD 4-15-19 Did everyone get their taxes filed on time or did any have to file and extension <BR> <BR> <BR> Done and sent in February Mon, 15 Apr 2019 11:07:51 EST QOTD 4-14-19 Are you more like your mom or your dad? <BR> <BR> I can see a lot of both of my parents in me. I think more of my mom comes out. We both have OCD and I have overcome a lot of mine b/c I remember how it kept her from doing things. She passed on to me a lot of fear and I have been working through those for a long time and can see a big improvement. Sun, 14 Apr 2019 08:35:51 EST QOTD 4-13-19 What is your favorite holiday of he year <BR> <BR> Thanksgiving b/c most all families get together to spend some quality time and give thanks. Sat, 13 Apr 2019 15:50:43 EST QOTD 4-12-19 National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day is on April 12, the perfect day to celebrate the gooey goodness of melted cheese and toasty bread. How do you make your grilled cheese? <BR> <BR> I used buttered bread and my favorite cheese for this sandwich is Velvetta. If I use rye bread, I only us one piece and cut it in half b/c one slice is so large. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 06:33:38 EST QOTD 4-11-19 How old were you when you learned to drive and get your driving permit? <BR> <BR> 15, my dad taught me to drive.... Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:16:49 EST QOTD 4-10-19 What is your favorite salad dressing <BR> <BR> Store bought---Catalina or Russian or oil/vinegar if homemade. Wed, 10 Apr 2019 06:58:06 EST QOTD 4-9-19 Do you have birdhouses in your yard. <BR> <BR> <BR> I have a blue bird house that fell off of the tree that split in the storm several months. It is sitting on the ground and I need to get it cleaned out and put back on the tree. I also have 4 hummer feeders. Tue, 9 Apr 2019 08:39:20 EST QOTD 4-8-19 How often do you vacuum <BR> <BR> usually twice a week, mostly b/c of the dog. Mon, 8 Apr 2019 07:58:07 EST QOTD 4-7-19 What kind of flooring do you have through out your home. <BR> <BR> <BR> Hardwood, carpet, porcelain tile Sun, 7 Apr 2019 07:08:42 EST QOTD 4-6-19 Are you ding anything special today? <BR> <BR> I am going to breakfast with a friend. Sat, 6 Apr 2019 08:02:10 EST QOTD 4-5-19 Have you ever removed stitches from anyone? <BR> <BR> no Fri, 5 Apr 2019 10:13:30 EST QOTD 4-4-19 What is one of your favorite sayings: <BR> <BR> "It is what it is" Thu, 4 Apr 2019 07:13:30 EST QOTD 4-3-19 I actually posted today's question on yesterday's thread by mistake so here is another for today. <BR> <BR> What flowering tree do you like best <BR> <BR> Canadian Red Cherry. I have one in my yard and it is white.....When it blooms the beautiful flowers, it smells so good and the smell floats through the air to our back porch. Most pictures are of red trees. The landscaping person told me what it was and he had some in his collection. I love it. Wed, 3 Apr 2019 16:59:23 EST We have a member returning Erin 4-3-19 Let's give Erin a big welcome back. <em>523</em> Erin, we are glad you have returned and hopefully this time you will be able to visit the threads and be active. So sorry for the loss of your husband and I am sending you prayers and hugs. <BR> <BR> Here is a link to Erin's page to give her a nice welcome back: <BR> <BR> <link><BR>ITCH4EVER2 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>523</em> <em>236</em> <em>306</em> <em>244</em> <em>524</em> <em>347<... Wed, 3 Apr 2019 16:48:55 EST QOTD 4-2-19 Did anyone "get you" yesterday with an April Fool's joke <BR> <BR> <BR> No, I saw some that were shown on the internet. Tue, 2 Apr 2019 08:07:46 EST QOTD 4-1-19 Are you an April Fool Joker? <BR> <BR> <BR> No, not usually Mon, 1 Apr 2019 08:06:17 EST April celebrations Please post here if you'd like us to celebrate your birthday, anniversary or sparkversary! <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>529</em> Sun, 31 Mar 2019 20:30:29 EST April Pop-in Goodbye March <BR> <BR> Hello April <BR> <BR> Sat, 30 Mar 2019 21:00:58 EST QOTD 3-30-19 What is the one thing you want to strive for in April to get you closer to your goal or to maintain your current goal. <BR> <BR> I want to go to the gym more. Sat, 30 Mar 2019 08:16:06 EST QOTD 3-29-19 Did you make a goal for this month and did you make it. <BR> <BR> Yes and yes....I wanted to maintain and I did. Also went to the gym more. Fri, 29 Mar 2019 08:03:05 EST QOTD 3-28-19 Do you have a step goal for each day and do you usually succeed in getting those steps. <BR> <BR> Yes, 5,000 daily. I make that most days and lots of days I am a good amount over that. Thu, 28 Mar 2019 08:17:44 EST QOTD 3-27-19 What kind of milk do you use? <BR> <BR> Unsweetened Almond. I just changed about a month ago and I don't have a problem drinking it at all. Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:33:05 EST QOTD 3-26-19 Where was your last vacation <BR> <BR> Paint Bank, VA---a birthday weekend. Tue, 26 Mar 2019 06:38:29 EST QOTD 3-25-19 New question <BR> <BR> Did you like participating in the QOTD yesterday <BR> <BR> We got some good questions yesterday.....We will have to do that again. Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:17:57 EST Tomorrow is a big day of celebrations! Tomorrow we have multiple things to celebrate! <BR> <BR> It's Kitt's Anniversary!! <em>384</em> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate! <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KITT52 </link> <BR> <BR> It's also KathyJo's birthday! <em>383</em> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KATHYJO56 </link> <BR> <BR> And it's Monica's birthday! <em>383</em> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=MONIBELLY </link> ... Sun, 24 Mar 2019 22:50:08 EST QOTD 3-24-19 Today ask a question and then the next person answers it and writes another question. <BR> <BR> Does your pet eat dry or moist food----next person answer this and write the next question Sun, 24 Mar 2019 09:34:04 EST QOTD 3-23-19 Have you ever had a professional facial <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, and it was wonderful. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 06:46:36 EST An anniversary celebration! Tomorrow is Monica's 28th anniversary! <em>384</em> <em>107</em> <BR> <BR> Here's a link to her page so you can help her celebrate: <BR> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=MONIBELLY </link> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> Fri, 22 Mar 2019 23:08:20 EST QOTD 3-22-19 Do you like to cook <BR> <BR> Yes, very much Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:49:28 EST QOTD 3-21-19 What is your favorite drink, not counting <em>194</em> <BR> <BR> I like hot tea or iced tea Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:34:37 EST QOTD 3-20-19 Have you ever spent the night in a hospital <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, several times. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:11:20 EST QOTD 3-19-19 Have any of you ever had a joint replacement. <BR> <BR> I had a total shoulder replacement 2 years ago. I have complete range of motion and no problems from it. <BR> <BR> Prayers for Veronique as she recovers from her surgery and prayers for Kathy as she has her surgery tomorrow. Praying Kathy's surgery will be a great success <BR> <BR> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>45... Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:17:03 EST QOTD 3-18-19 Do you like to play card games. <BR> <BR> I like a few of them, but hardly ever one here that does that. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:27:45 EST QOTD 3-17-19 Happy St Patrick's Day to you sweet ladies. <BR> <BR> <em>137</em> <em>439</em> <em>440</em> <em>441</em> <em>438</em> <BR> <BR> Look for your pot of gold today. <BR> <BR> <em>437</em> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:06:40 EST QOTD 3-16-19 If you have pierced ears, do you change your earrings each day. <BR> <BR> No, but I should. I have problems with my fingers being numb and it is hard to fasten them. I do clean around them each day thoroughly . Sat, 16 Mar 2019 08:14:04 EST QOTD 3-15-19 Prayers for the victims of New Zealand terror attack <BR> <BR> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:28:39 EST QOTD 3-14-19 Today's question comes from Veronique. <BR> <BR> What is your blood type. <BR> <BR> I am ashamed to say I do not remember what it is. When I find out, I will make a note and put it in my wallet. Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:42:42 EST QOTD 3-13-19 When was the last time you went bowling <BR> <BR> Last week Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:58:13 EST QOTD 3-12-19 Do you have a security system for your home. If yes, what kind and how do you like it. <BR> <BR> I don't have one but am considering one of the ones on Amazon. I have to do lots of homework before deciding. Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:27:36 EST QOTD 3-11-19 Do you like wearing t-shirts. <BR> <BR> I do have many t-shirts and wear them often. More in spring through summer Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:32:47 EST QOTD 3-10-19 When and if you make cornbread, do you use an iron skillet. <BR> <BR> I can't us iron skillet on glass stovetop. I sometime put a little oil in the skillet and heat it in the oven so I can use the iron skillet. I also can heat it on the burner on the grill. Sun, 10 Mar 2019 10:39:35 EST QOTD 3-9-19 Do you color you hair. <BR> <BR> I get highlights about every 3 months Sat, 9 Mar 2019 08:59:14 EST QOTD 3-8-19 Do you have a problem with balance at any time during the day. <BR> <BR> I sometimes do. I move to fast and sometimes sway as I move. I am learning to slow down and not jump up so fast. Fri, 8 Mar 2019 08:07:50 EST QOTD 3-7-19 In cold weather, do you run for the car w/o your coat, just b/c you don't like wearing a coat in the car.....or do you wear your coat. <BR> <BR> I just run to and from the car. I do always have a coat in the car though. Thu, 7 Mar 2019 08:12:30 EST QOTD 3-6-19 What is your favorite brand of jeans <BR> <BR> <BR> Gloria Vanderbuilt, I have found Costco to have the best price. Wed, 6 Mar 2019 06:55:00 EST QOTD 3-5-19 Today how are you feeling mentally and physically <BR> <BR> Mentally---weary b/c to many things happening that aren't so good <BR> <BR> Physically---I am in pretty good physical shape and that makes me feel good. I am going to the gym this afternoon. Tue, 5 Mar 2019 11:39:29 EST QOTD 3-4-19 How much time do you spend on the computer average per day.. <BR> <BR> <BR> Probably 2-3 hrs. Mon, 4 Mar 2019 06:48:11 EST QOTD 3-3-19 Have you ever had your photo professionally done. <BR> <BR> Larry and I did one time and they turned out really nice. Also high school Sun, 3 Mar 2019 08:54:57 EST March celebrations <em>213</em> Please post your birthday, anniversary or sparkversary here if you'd like us to celebrate with you! <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>384</em> <em>529</em> Sat, 2 Mar 2019 22:20:06 EST QOTD 3-2-19 For those of you who remember Lori Bau, let's have a minute of silence to remember her. It is 5 years today that she passed. <BR> <BR> <em>459</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>458</em> <em>459</em> Sat, 2 Mar 2019 08:18:17 EST QOTD-3-1-19 What is your main goal for this new month starting <BR> <BR> I want to continue going to the gym and get more strength training done. Fri, 1 Mar 2019 08:33:57 EST March Pop In <em>524</em> March! <BR> <em>253</em> February Thu, 28 Feb 2019 19:31:51 EST QOTD 2-28-19 When is your best time for exercising? <BR> <BR> I prefer morning b/c if I don't do it then, I usually do not do it. Thu, 28 Feb 2019 07:20:27 EST QOTD 2-27-19 What kind of milk do you use or drink <BR> <BR> I have used skim for many years, but just switched to Almond milk about a month ago, original flavor, unsweetened. I do use 1/2 and 1/2 in my coffee. Wed, 27 Feb 2019 07:33:13 EST QOTD 2-26-19 Do you ever go and play Bingo. <BR> <BR> I am going today to the Moose Lodge with my friend Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:23:13 EST QOTD 2-25-19 Is spring ever going to get here. <BR> <BR> It is still so windy here today and 36 degrees..... Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:32:07 EST QOTD 2-24-19 What is your weather today. <BR> <BR> Rain again with high of 58....that will be so nice not to be so cold. Now if it would just quit raining. Sun, 24 Feb 2019 07:59:49 EST QOTD 2-23-10 Do you run your ceiling fans all year to help keep the air circulating? <BR> <BR> I usually do, but right now they are not on. Don't know why I haven't done that. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:06:28 EST QOTD 2-22-19 Did you do sledding as you were growing up and maybe later too. <BR> <BR> Yes, we had a nice hill that we always went to. We would pile 3 or 4 people on the sled and start down the hill. We didn't usually make it to the bottom. We had to share sleds b/c not all of us could afford to buy one. We had some great times. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:29:09 EST QOTD 2-21-19 Have you ever had a ride in a ambulance/rescue squad. <BR> <BR> Yes, but not as patient, just passenger Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:21:56 EST QODT 2-20-19 How do you keep track of drinking your water? <BR> <BR> I haven't done well drinking my water. Today, and hopefully each day hereafter, I am going to fill a pitcher and keep it in the fridge with the day's water allotment. When empty, I will have made the goal for water. I know people have several different and clever ways....What is yours. <BR> <BR> <em>194</em> <em>91</em> <em>194</em> <em>91</em> <em>194</em> <em>91</em> <em>194</em> <em>91</em> <em>194<... Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:01:00 EST QOTD 2-19-19 What was your wake up moment knowing you wanted to lose weight. <BR> <BR> My clothes were not comfortable and I didn't like how I looked. A friend and I went to WW and I followed the points system that was being used at that time. I lost 22 lbs and was very happy with the results. I have been maintaining for 13 years. I did have an increase a year or so ago, but got back on track and am at goal again. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 07:48:08 EST QOTD 2-18-19 What is your favorite yogurt <BR> <BR> <BR> Peach Mon, 18 Feb 2019 10:00:30 EST QOTD 2-17-19 What kind of shampoo to you use. <BR> <BR> Right now, Suave - Aloe and Water Lily Sun, 17 Feb 2019 09:40:52 EST QOTD 2-16-19 Do you still have your high school ring? <BR> <BR> No, it was missing from my jewelry box and I don't know who took it. Sat, 16 Feb 2019 12:35:12 EST QOTD 2-15-19 Do you prefer slip-on tennis shoes or tie-ups? <BR> <BR> Tie-ups for tennis shoes, but slip-on for all others. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:47:27 EST QOTD 2-14-19 Didn't realize I didn't do the question yesterday. Sorry <BR> <BR> Hope you had a HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:43:35 EST QOTD 2-13-19 Do you use a single serve coffee maker or a full-serve. <BR> <BR> I use a full-serve but I can make only one cup if I chose by adjusting the water and the grounds. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 07:37:08 EST QOTD 2-12-19 What was the last movie you saw? <BR> <BR> Coal Minor's Daughter last night. Today I am going with my friend to see Cold Pursuit. Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:23:33 EST QOTD, 2-11-19 What are your plans for today? <BR> <BR> Washing bed linens.. Went at 7:30 to get my car inspected, have an appt at bank this afternoon and then the generator installer is coming by this afternoon Mon, 11 Feb 2019 09:40:45 EST QOTD 2-10-19 Do you make a great meal w/o counting calories, portions, or points and then after eating you write down what you ate. <BR> <BR> I don't usually make a meal plan any more. I have been maintaining for 13 years and pretty much know what I can and can't eat.I weigh each day and it over a little, I just cut back starting immediately. Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:17:24 EST QOTD 2-9-19 What is your favorite book of all books you have read. <BR> <BR> Gone with the Wind <BR> Northern Lights Sat, 9 Feb 2019 12:17:30 EST QOTD 2-8-19 When was the last day you did absolutely no household chores. <BR> <BR> Monday Fri, 8 Feb 2019 09:21:52 EST QOTD 2-7-19 Have you checked to see if any crocus have started up yet. <BR> <BR> I looked last week and saw a little green coming out of the ground. Won't be long now. Thu, 7 Feb 2019 07:42:30 EST QOTD 2-6-19 What is your favorite activity for exercising? <BR> <BR> <em>311</em> Mine is walking b/c it is really good for you and not to strenuous. Wed, 6 Feb 2019 08:00:16 EST QOTD 2-5-19 We have beautiful weather today, do you..... What is the main thing you want to do today. <BR> <BR> I have not been out for 8 days b/c of Reese's restrictions and his not being able to be left alone. Today I am going out to grocery store and dr appt. Tue, 5 Feb 2019 07:04:09 EST February celebrations! Please post your celebrations if you have a birthday, sparkversary or anniversary this month! <BR> <BR> We would love to celebrate with you. If we missed your day earlier this month, please still post and we can celebrate a little late! <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>383</em> <em>529</em> <BR> <BR> Mon, 4 Feb 2019 20:48:16 EST QOTD 2-4-19 Did you watch the Super Bowl and did your team win <BR> <BR> Didn't watch. Mon, 4 Feb 2019 06:15:59 EST QOTD 2-3-19 Are you watching the Super Bowl. Are you staying home or planning to go to a party <BR> <BR> I will be staying home and I do not watch football. Sun, 3 Feb 2019 07:27:33 EST QOTD 2-2-19 Have you ever been fishing. <BR> <BR> <BR> Oh yes, many many times. I love to fish, but haven't been since we moved from the lake. Sat, 2 Feb 2019 09:17:54 EST QOTD 2-1-19 Do you use margarine or butter <BR> <BR> I use butter <BR> <BR> Fri, 1 Feb 2019 07:47:40 EST February Pop In <em>524</em> February! <BR> <em>253</em> January Thu, 31 Jan 2019 20:17:34 EST QOTD 1-31-19 Who is ready for spring and planting flowers <BR> <BR> I am so ready Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:41:46 EST QOTD 1-30-19 Is the weather bad where you are. <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, very cold, but so far no snow. Wed, 30 Jan 2019 07:46:51 EST QOTD 1-29-19 What do you like to do the least about housework? <BR> <BR> <BR> Washing windows. Tue, 29 Jan 2019 14:40:05 EST QOTD 1-28-19 Have you purchased any of those special E-LED bulbs for when the power goes out. they have a battery back-up that makes the light come on when power fails. <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, I have purchased one. Mon, 28 Jan 2019 06:17:59 EST QOTD 1-27-19 Are you trying really hard and doing the best that you can do? <BR> <BR> Most all of the time. I am maintaining with my weight and that is good. I am trying to stay busy and make sure I socialize. Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:19:27 EST QOTD 1-26-19 Do you eat the peeling on most fruits or take the peeling off. <BR> <BR> I usually eat the peel if it is edible. Of course that is after scrubbing with a veggie/fruit brush. Sat, 26 Jan 2019 06:36:00 EST QOTD 1-25-19 Do you sing in the shower <BR> <BR> No, but I do sometimes hum lol Fri, 25 Jan 2019 09:23:47 EST QOTD 1-24-19 Kind of following yesterday's question: <BR> <BR> What is your favorite vegetable? <BR> <BR> Just picked white corn on the cob Thu, 24 Jan 2019 06:04:35 EST QOTD 1-23-19 What is your favorite fresh fruit? <BR> <BR> A big really ripe peach Wed, 23 Jan 2019 07:33:44 EST QOTD 1-22-19 If you have a pet, do you fee it soft food or hard food.....or if you don't have a pet now, how about in the past. <BR> <BR> Reese get crunchy food. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 06:51:12 EST QOTD 1-21-19 Did you see the Blood Moon last night.?? <BR> <BR> No, I was just to tired to stay awake. I know people that set the clock so they could get up and see it. I saw some beautiful photos on FB <BR> Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:36:58 EST QOTD 1-20-19 Have you ever been in a car accident? <BR> <BR> I did cut a corner to close in a hospital parking garage and bent the bumper on a parked car. No one was in the car. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:21:56 EST A BIG Celebration - 1-19-19 Well, it is that time of the year again. We need to let everyone know who is the Ruby-Lite-of-the-Year 2019. <BR> <BR> It didn't take long to pick this person. She is very active on our team. She is always offering suggestions and is always here with a smile and a helping hand. She is also active on other Spark People teams as well. Let's celebrate her by going to her page and giving her a <em>242</em> and a goodie. You can also write her a note here. Congratulations to: <BR> <BR> Bar... Sat, 19 Jan 2019 20:25:06 EST QOTD 1-19-19 If you are craving a snack, what is it usually? <BR> <BR> potato chips or a piece of milk chocolate. Sat, 19 Jan 2019 10:21:23 EST QOTD 1-18-19 What is your favorite food to make from scratch. <BR> <BR> Lasagna Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:45:50 EST A special day tomorrow! Tomorrow is special because it's Veronique's birthday AND sparkversary!! <BR> <BR> <em>244</em> <em>409</em> <em>236</em> <BR> <BR> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate: <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?ID=TERMITEMOM </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> and Happy Sparkversary!! <em>529</em> Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:24:09 EST QOTD 1-17-19 What 2 features do you like most about yourself. <BR> <BR> I like my hair (most of the time) and my nails Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:29:32 EST QOTD 1-16-19 How do you feel about a beard or mustache on men? <BR> <BR> I actually like facial hair. However, if it isn't kept neat it doesn't look good. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:41:49 EST QOTD 1-15-19 When was the last time you went swimming. <BR> <BR> About 3 years ago at the gym in the aerobic class. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:20:01 EST QOTD 1-14-19 Have you ever had staples to close an incision/wound. <BR> <BR> Yes a few times....... <BR> <BR> <BR> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 09:33:38 EST QOTD 1-13-19 Do you grocery shop on a regular basis, like once a week or do you just grab things while you are out. <BR> <BR> I have a list that I take each time I go out and usually pick up what I need as I go past the grocery. Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:24:58 EST QOTD 1-12-19 Are you in an area for this big snow warning <BR> <BR> Yes, 4-8" Sat, 12 Jan 2019 09:51:31 EST QOTD- 1-11-19 Do you have a humidifier to moisture the air your house. <BR> <BR> Yes, it makes a big difference. It is in the foyer Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:27:19 EST QOTD 1-10-19 What type of vehicle do you have and what color <BR> <BR> I have a 2012 Toyota Highlander and it is green. <BR> <BR> Also, a 98 Toyota Forerunner and it is also green. Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:29:21 EST A birthday celebration with the correct date! So I posted this last night, a day early, sorry Lainie! TOMORROW, January 10th, is Lainie's birthday! <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> Please go to her page (Link in prior message) and/or post here to help her celebrate! <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <em>409</em> Wed, 9 Jan 2019 23:41:01 EST A belated Anniversary celebration A big happy belated Anniversary to Nell! <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> Here's a link to her page to help her celebrate: <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=NELLJONES </link> Wed, 9 Jan 2019 00:16:26 EST A birthday celebration! Today is Lainie's birthday! <em>244</em> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> Here's a a link to her page to help her celebrate: <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=LAINIESNEWLIFE </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> Lainie <em>410</em> Wed, 9 Jan 2019 00:14:43 EST QOTD 1-8-19 Do you brush your pet's teeth? <BR> <BR> I do brush Reese's teeth, but not everyday. They have been kept in pretty good shape. He doesn't really mind it either. Tue, 8 Jan 2019 07:34:30 EST QOTD 1-7-19 What will you do today that will take the longest time, but not a lot of energy: <BR> <BR> Laundry Mon, 7 Jan 2019 08:24:10 EST QOTD 1-5-19 Do you have a set time to go to bed? <BR> <BR> I used to go to bed 8:30 or 9:00. Now I just go when I feel tired, usually 9:30 and read a short time, maybe until 10:00 <BR> Sat, 5 Jan 2019 08:48:19 EST New Member---Kathy 1-4-19 <em>235</em> to the great Rootin' for Ruby Team. We are so glad you joined us. Check out our main page and find things that might interest you. Our chat thread is very chatty at times. I think from your page that you are going to know some of the Rubies. <BR> <BR> Let's give Kathy a warm welcome here on this page or go to her page <BR> <BR> <em>235</em> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>ATHY </link> Fri, 4 Jan 2019 18:37:59 EST QOTD 1-4-19 Have any of you tried the Keto diet.... <BR> <BR> No, I am maintaining and mostly I just watch my portions and don't eat to many of them. Fri, 4 Jan 2019 07:45:53 EST January 2019 Celebrations Tell us your birthday, anniversary, or sparksversary so we can celebrate with you. <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <BR> <BR> <em>347</em> <BR> <BR> Thu, 3 Jan 2019 16:38:03 EST QOTD 1-3-19 Are all of your decorations down yet. <BR> <BR> <BR> No, everything but the tree. Thu, 3 Jan 2019 10:24:44 EST QOTD 1-2-19 Okay, how did you do with you journey on the 1st day of the year. Did you eat healthy and do some exercise? <BR> <BR> Actually I did. Wed, 2 Jan 2019 07:06:21 EST QOTD 1-1-19 Happy New Year <BR> <BR> Who stayed up to see the New Year come in? <BR> <BR> <BR> I did not. Tue, 1 Jan 2019 07:44:21 EST January Pop In <em>524</em> January <BR> <em>524</em> 2019 Mon, 31 Dec 2018 21:15:49 EST QOTD 12-31-18 What motivates you, the most, to keep on track? <BR> <BR> The scale.....I weigh each day and if the scale goes up, I plan the next day very carefully Mon, 31 Dec 2018 09:35:51 EST Last Ruby Standing - 2019 Edition We are continuing our challenge! <BR> <BR> Please tell us if you are playing. <BR> <BR> Please make a note of your weight this Saturday. This will be your starting weight.. <BR> Then on Saturday January 12 come back to this thread and indicate if you lost, maintained, or gained. <BR> If you maintained or lost, you will stay in the challenge. <BR> <BR> Good luck everyone! <BR> And HAPPY NEW YEAR! Sun, 30 Dec 2018 16:13:10 EST QOTD 12-30-18 How far have you come with your weight journey this past year. Have you made it or almost there, or just not putting much into it. <BR> <BR> I am maintaining <BR> Sun, 30 Dec 2018 10:35:03 EST QOTD 12-29-18 What are your plans for New Year's Eve <BR> <BR> I do not have any. Sat, 29 Dec 2018 07:02:40 EST QOTD 12-28-18 Do you have an actual bucket list and if you do, what is one thing on it. <BR> <BR> I don't actually have a bucket list, but there are a few things I want to do. One thing is to go to Charleston, SC when the azaleas are blooming. Fri, 28 Dec 2018 10:11:09 EST QOTD 12-27-18 What is your favorite flower <BR> <BR> <BR> red carnation Thu, 27 Dec 2018 06:27:37 EST QOTD 12-26-18 Anyone going out shopping for the sales of "the day after" <BR> <BR> No, but my friend is. Wed, 26 Dec 2018 06:36:14 EST QOTD 12-25-18 I do hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas. <BR> <BR> <BR> I had a nice day, nothing special <BR> <BR> Tue, 25 Dec 2018 22:33:50 EST QOTD 12-14-18 Merry Christmas Eve <BR> <BR> <BR> Have you ever used a kettle ball for exercising? <BR> <BR> No. Mon, 24 Dec 2018 11:42:18 EST QOTD 12-23-18 What was the very last thing you ate. <BR> <BR> I was at Nora's for a get together and the last I ate was a raspberry cookie Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:12:01 EST QOTD 12-22-18 What tracking device do you use to track your steps <BR> <BR> <BR> Fitbit ONE......When it ever quits, I will not be happy b/c they are not going to be making.I like it b/c it is so simple to use Sat, 22 Dec 2018 07:19:51 EST QOTD 12-21-18 Have you asked for anything special for Christmas <BR> <BR> Not a physical gift, but wishes for all to have a healthy and happy 2019 Fri, 21 Dec 2018 06:40:45 EST QOTD 12-20-18 Have you already planned your Christmas dinner? <BR> <BR> No Thu, 20 Dec 2018 07:36:21 EST QOTD 12-19-18 Are you near or at your goal weight? <BR> <BR> <BR> I am maintaining my goal weight Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:29:02 EST QOTD 12-18-18 What do you think. <BR> <BR> Since Larry passed I have stayed sleeping on my side of the bed. I got a bright thought yesterday. What if I sleep on my side for one week and then on his side for one week. Would that justify changing sheets every two weeks instead of one? Tue, 18 Dec 2018 06:50:58 EST QOTD 12-17-18 How many windows and doors do you have in your house. <BR> <BR> 23 windows and 4 doors with glass, 10 indoor doors.. Lots to Mon, 17 Dec 2018 07:27:52 EST QOTD 12-16-18 Do you always have the radio/tv/cd's or other "noise" going on. <BR> <BR> I like the quiet most of the time. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:56:58 EST QOTD 12-15-18 Do you decorate your car for Christmas. I see reindeer racks and Santa things, and mostly wreaths. <BR> <BR> I do not usually decorate my car. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:55:14 EST Listen to Christmas Music streaming 24/7 (free) Mormon Tabernacle Choir: <BR> <BR> <link>//<BR>s/listen-to-christmas-music-on-music-s<BR>tream.html?cid=email_12-14-18_tch_newsl_2 </link> Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:59:07 EST QOTD 12-14-18 Have you participated in a Christmas Caroling venture or had carolers come to your home? <BR> <BR> Yes, I have participated in going to homes and yes carolers came to our home once when Hubby was ill. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 06:35:56 EST QOTD 12-13-18 What is on your agenda today <BR> <BR> <BR> Appt this a.m. and haircut later Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:23:34 EST QOTD 12-12-18 Do you dedicate at least one whole day for Christmas shopping <BR> <BR> I have in the past and it really gets a lot done. Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:19:36 EST QOTD 12-11-18 What is your favorite breed of dog.... <BR> <BR> <BR> Chocolate lab...... Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:55:47 EST QOTD 12-10-18 Do you know how to make pretty bows for packages....... <BR> <BR> No,, I make awful bows. Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:02:23 EST QOTD 12-9-18 Do you decorate outside of your home for Christmas, <BR> <BR> I put lighted wreaths on each front window and sit some things around on the porch Also, a wreath on the front door.. Out back, I put a lighted berried garland around the rails on the back porch and a wreath on the back door. Sun, 9 Dec 2018 09:44:00 EST QOTD 12-8-18 Do you like snow? <BR> <BR> I really used to like it, but not so much anymore. But, I don't mind it either. Sun, 9 Dec 2018 09:41:16 EST QOTD 12-7-18 What kind of heat do you have for your home. <BR> <BR> I have natural gas furnace for 1st floor and heat pump for bonus room. Also have a fireplace in the family room Fri, 7 Dec 2018 06:31:23 EST QOTD 12-6-18 Have you tried any of those HDTV antennas to use instead of cable. <BR> <BR> I have one, but FCC says we only have 11 channels in our area so it is not good for me. Where Carla lives she can get about 80 channels. I would get rid of cable if I could get that many channels on that antenna. Thu, 6 Dec 2018 06:56:57 EST QOTD 12-5-18 Do you hang filled stockings for Christmas. <BR> <BR> Usually especially for Reese. Wed, 5 Dec 2018 06:38:36 EST QOTD 12-4-18 Have you ever had physical therapy? <BR> <BR> Yes many times. I do believe it truly works Tue, 4 Dec 2018 07:22:44 EST QOTD 12-3-18 How many years have you had a friend for the longest time. <BR> <BR> My friend Kathy and I have been friends for 63 years, since we were 10. I am sure it will always be. My very best friend was Larry but now he passed but he will always be my best friend. Mon, 3 Dec 2018 07:59:10 EST QOTD 12-2-18 What are you most thankful for today. <BR> <BR> My family and friends Sun, 2 Dec 2018 16:52:29 EST December celebrations!! Please post your celebrations for December here! We would love to celebrate your birthday, anniversary or sparkversary with you! <BR> <BR> <em>384</em> <em>529</em> <em>383</em> Sat, 1 Dec 2018 18:38:12 EST QOTD 12-1-18 Do you take "me time" each day and what do you like to do at that time. <BR> <BR> Yes, I do and I like to sit quietly and read or if it is snowing, I like to watch the snow. Sat, 1 Dec 2018 07:41:23 EST December Pop In <em>524</em> December! <BR> <BR> <em>253</em> November Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:27:27 EST QOTD 11-30-18 Do you put up more than one Christmas tree. <BR> <BR> <BR> No, just one. I do know several people that do more than one. I had a friend years ago that put 4 Christmas trees up. Would want her job of taking them Fri, 30 Nov 2018 06:28:28 EST QOTD 11-29-18 Do you have gutter guards on your gutters <BR> <BR> No, but we don't have many leaves at all. Thu, 29 Nov 2018 10:23:37 EST QOTD 11/28/18 When was the last time you made a big pot of comfort soup/chili <BR> <BR> I made chili a few weeks ago, and today I am making potato soup. Temp is only going to 33 today. Wed, 28 Nov 2018 09:05:46 EST QOTD 11-27-18 Do you like shopping for Christmas presents better online or going directly to the store. <BR> <BR> When I do Christmas, I like going to the stores.Very little do I do online. Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:12:58 EST QOTD 11-26-18 <BR> <BR> Have you finished with the main course from your Thanksgiving dinner? <BR> <BR> We still have turkey left for lunch sandwiches or making soup (with the bones) Mon, 26 Nov 2018 09:29:13 EST QOTD 11-25-18 Who is still eating leftover turkey. <BR> <BR> We are b/c we just had our Thanksgiving..yesterday....Today hot turkey sandwiches with gravy Sun, 25 Nov 2018 09:05:52 EST QOTD 11-24-18 Have you ever ridden in a horse drawn carriage. <BR> <BR> Yes, when we lived at Lake Anna. We went to Fredericksburg for the activities and Carla and I wrote in one. It was really nice. Sat, 24 Nov 2018 07:30:23 EST QOTD 11-23-18 Yesterday, did you "eat" until you thought you would burst or did you stay pretty much on track. <BR> <BR> <BR> I ate small breakfast and a regular dinner. There were so many dishes so I just had a small amount of each. I did well yesterday. Fri, 23 Nov 2018 07:18:04 EST QOTD 11-22-18 Wishing all of you a HAPPY THANKSGIVING. Always remember to be thankful for the blessings you have. Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:15:02 EST QOTD 11-21-18 What kind of flooring in your home, hardwood, carpet, tile, maybe combination. <BR> <BR> <BR> I have all 3.....carpets only in bedrooms. area rugs over hardwood in family room, living room, dining room, porcelain tile in rest of house. <BR> <BR> Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:18:27 EST QOTD 11-20-18 Have you ever used a chain saw to cut trees? <BR> <BR> Yes, when we lived at Lake Anna, we heated our first house with wood. We cut trees to have wood for the winter. Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:56:57 EST QOTD 11-19-18 Are you cooking for Thanksgiving? <BR> <BR> Yes, i think we are having 16 or 17 but doing ours on Saturday. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 09:11:41 EST QOTD 11-18-18 Do any of you have a "whole house" generator. <BR> <BR> We have a generator but not a whole-house generator. It is set up in the panel and I just have to flip the main bkr off and the generator one on. I will be calling to get prices on installing one which is completely automatic. Luckily I didn't lose any of my food.I put all frozen food in big freezer and refrigerator items in large ice chest. When I emptied back to the fridge last night, it still had ice in the chest and all of the b... Sun, 18 Nov 2018 08:15:46 EST QOTD 11-17-18 No power or internet since Thursday......just got back on late today. <BR> <BR> What was your favorite subject in high school <BR> <BR> Home economics and business courses...both really paid off in my adult life. <BR> <BR> Sat, 17 Nov 2018 20:33:04 EST QOTD 11-16-18 Ladies I have not had internet since Thursday until late today........No power either. <BR> <BR> Do you like gold or silver jewelry better <BR> <BR> Gold <BR> <BR> Sat, 17 Nov 2018 20:30:40 EST QOTD 11-15-18 When you are using "canned" items, do you wash the top before opening it. <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, b/c the top sometimes goes down into the contents and we don't know what might have been on those tops before we started to open them. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:08:53 EST QOTD 11-14-18 We are expecting our first "winter" weather tonight and into tomorrow. Both snow and ice. I am glad I don't have any appts for tomorrow. <BR> <BR> Have you had "winter" weather yet Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:18:30 EST A birthday celebration! <em>244</em> tomorrow is Kitt's birthday!! <em>409</em> <em>410</em> <BR> <BR> We hope you have an awesome day! <BR> <BR> Here is a link to her page to help her celebrate: <BR> <BR> <BR> <link><BR>sp?id=KITT52 </link> <BR> <BR> <em>383</em> Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:52:36 EST QOTD 11-13-18 What is your favorite past time? <BR> <BR> Living at Lake Anna.....we did fishing, boating, swimming, gardening, and lots of sitting on the porch Tue, 13 Nov 2018 07:07:58 EST QOTD 11-12-18 Do you usually have the tv or music playing when you are home? <BR> <BR> <BR> No, I really like he quiet. I haven' had the tv on but maybe once in over 2 months. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:14:23 EST QOTD 11-11-18 Happy Veteran's Day <BR> <BR> Do you have a veteran in your immediate family <BR> <BR> Yes, several and so proud of it. My husband Larry, my dad, my brother, Several of Larry's brothers, several grandsons, granddaughters, nieces and nephews . We have covered every branch of military and some are still serving. Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:06:01 EST QOTD 11-10-18 Thank you Kitt. I am getting bad about forgetting sorry. <BR> <BR> What is the food you like the most that you ate yesterday. Chicken <BR> <BR> Sat, 10 Nov 2018 16:59:21 EST QOTD 11-9-18 When you are writing notes or things to do, do you most of the time use printnig or cursive <BR> <BR> I usually print Fri, 9 Nov 2018 08:27:14 EST QOTD 11-8-18 Yesterday, I asked what one thing you wanted to accomplishment yesterday. Did you get it done. <BR> <BR> Yes, I got my haircut and I got some paperwork done that was way overdue. Thu, 8 Nov 2018 14:38:04 EST QOTD 11-7-18 What is one thing you want to accomplishment today. <BR> <BR> Haircut Wed, 7 Nov 2018 07:27:18 EST QOTD 11-6-18 Please remember today is election day. Have you voted yet. <BR> <BR> Going a little later. it is raining pretty hard <BR> Tue, 6 Nov 2018 08:08:25 EST QOTD 11-5-18 Have you sat around campfires and enjoyed great talks or scary stories. <BR> <BR> <BR> Yes, many times, both great stories and scary stories Mon, 5 Nov 2018 08:39:34 EST Carol--35th Anniversary Carol and Jon celebrated their 35th anniversary on Nov. 3. Send her a congratulations and wish them many more years. <BR> <BR> <link><BR>ANSEN_20001 </link> <em>384</em> Mon, 5 Nov 2018 07:47:49 EST November Celebrations Sorry this is late posting on this thread. <BR> <BR> Please post your birthdate, anniversary, or sparkversary so we can celebrate with you. Sun, 4 Nov 2018 17:05:07 EST QOTD 11-4-18 Do you use earbuds/ear phones when listening to music so you can completely relax <BR> <BR> Not usually Sun, 4 Nov 2018 05:42:21 EST QOTD 11-3-18 If you gift at Christmas, when do you start your shopping <BR> <BR> Usually November, but if I see something for someone earlier than that, I purchase it Sat, 3 Nov 2018 07:52:55 EST QOTD 11-2-18 Do you take car rides in the fall to look at the changing leaves. <BR> <BR> Yes. Also looking out of our windows, I see beautiful fall colors. Fri, 2 Nov 2018 08:36:56 EST QOTD 11-1-18 Did you have a lot of trick or treaters last night......did you run out of treats for them Thu, 1 Nov 2018 08:08:58 EST November Pop In <em>524</em> November! <BR> <em>253</em> October Wed, 31 Oct 2018 18:48:37 EST QOTD 10-31-18 Happy Halloween <em>275</em> <em>424</em> <em>423</em> <em>420</em> <BR> <BR> Do you have trick or treaters? No, none... If yes, do you make something or give wrapped candy/etc Wed, 31 Oct 2018 08:57:27 EST QOTD 10-30-18 Did you go to "sock hops" when you were a teenager <BR> <BR> Yes, had so much fun Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:24:33 EST QOTD 10-29-18 Do you like for your robe to tie, zip or pullover <BR> <BR> <BR> I like mine to zip Mon, 29 Oct 2018 20:39:00 EST QOTD 10-28-18 Do you like onions and if yes, cooked or raw. <BR> <BR> I like both. Sun, 28 Oct 2018 09:24:59 EST Encouragement and Support - 2018 This is to encourage and give each other tips and recipes. <BR> Please post anything you think might help! Sat, 27 Oct 2018 11:28:04 EST QOTD 10-27-18 Have you ever done a 5K or 10K <BR> <BR> I did a 5K a couple of times... Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:48:37 EST QOTD 10-26-18 Are you a crafty person and make crafts <BR> <BR> I used to do lots of crafts as well as sewing. As I look around my home, I see lots of things I have made...Also lots of things Larry has made and I will treasure those items forever. Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:39:27 EST QOTD 10-25-18 Do you read on a regular basis? <BR> <BR> I read just a bit each night when I get in bed. Puts me right to sleep. Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:02:33 EST QOTD 10-24-18 Do you sleep the whole night through? <BR> <BR> Most all of the time. Wed, 24 Oct 2018 06:45:19 EST The Brain-Changing Benefits of Exercise This was fascinating... <BR> <BR> <link><BR>ki_the_brain_changing_benefits_of_exer<BR>cise?utm_campaign=social&amp;utm_mediu<BR>m=referral&amp;<BR>&amp;utm_content=talk&amp;utm_term=science#t-174885 </link> Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:58:35 EST