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Mondays
Monday, March 11, 2013      11 comments

Nothing went the way it was supposed to today. All of my plans got changed because of other people. I did not let it get to me. The worst I did was eat soup for lunch because I had nothing else at the office, which put my sodium over the limi... Read more
"To change what you get you must change who you are." Vernon Howard
Sunday, March 10, 2013      8 comments

I promised TEDYBEAR2838 a blog so here goes nothing... As much as I have changed since I started SparkPeople, some things still remain the same. It is in the ways that I tend to identify myself. One is that I am a procrastinator, as if sa... Read more
Coach Nicole's Total Body Sculpting
Thursday, February 28, 2013      17 comments

I would definitely recommend Coach Nicole’s newest exercise DVD, Total Body Sculpting. There are three workouts that you can do separately or together: ~ Barr... Read more
Life's Unwanted Surprises
Sunday, February 10, 2013      19 comments

We lost another family member this weekend, but this was totally unexpected. Rest in peace, cousin Mike. Mike was an avid hockey fan. He played semi-pro as a young man and then watched his son follow in his footsteps. This is an articl... Read more
Forgiveness
Wednesday, February 06, 2013      15 comments

One of my team's has a challenge this week for a blog topic: Can I forgive myself for the past? How will it affect my successful journey to better health? I have delayed writing this all week because I am not feeling too generous towards ... Read more
1:10 AM
Friday, January 25, 2013      12 comments

I was not feeling well after dinner and laid down for "a few minutes" at around 8:45. I woke up 3 hours later and now I can't fall back to sleep... I think I am in for a rough Friday.... Read more
Strange
Tuesday, January 22, 2013      19 comments

Today is my first day back in office since the announcement that I am leaving. It is very strange. People don't know whether to include or exclude me in discussions. I realized this weekend that this is a chance for me to "re-make" myse... Read more
Thanks and Some News
Saturday, January 19, 2013      27 comments

Thanks to all who commented on yesterday's blog. As KELTIC-CARA said, I answered my own question. I knew I was as I typed it, but I guess I just needed some support. I am stepping out of my comfort zone and now that I have taken the ste... Read more
Opinions Please
Friday, January 18, 2013      16 comments

I got this email today - The Rock 'n' Roll Pittsburgh Time Limit has Changed Thank you for committing early to participate in the 2013 Rock 'n' Roll Pittsburgh Half Marathon. Due to strict road reopening regulations in the city of Pit... Read more
Borrowed from a Friend
Wednesday, January 16, 2013      14 comments

A young woman went to her grandmother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. She was tired of fighting and struggling. It seemed as one problem was so... Read more
No Regrets
Thursday, January 10, 2013      22 comments

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More ABCs - Getting to Know Me
Saturday, January 05, 2013      8 comments

A - Available or married: Married to Tony for 33 years B - Book: The Good Earth, by Pearl S. Buck. Anything by Stephen King. C - Cake or pie: Carrot cake. D - Drink of choice: Iced tea or coffee. E - Essential item: Compute... Read more
Christmas
Monday, December 31, 2012      16 comments

Our immediate family celebrated Christmas yesterday, since it was the first day all my children and their significant others could get together. I got several good books and some movies but this is my favorite gift this year: ... Read more
Happy Birthday to My Son
Sunday, December 30, 2012      14 comments

Happy birthday to my son, Vinnie ~ my second born child, the child who lives the furthest away, the teacher, the father of my only grandchild. I wish nothing but the best for you! ... Read more
Time is Flying
Saturday, December 29, 2012      6 comments

What happened to Friday? I actually know - family! We had people here in shifts from around 1 PM until after 11 PM and that doesn't include my SIL and her DH, who spent the night. We had more snow today and I have not been out in my car... Read more

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