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So Tired! But not giving up!
Wednesday, September 10, 2014      5 comments

Work is stressful. Not sleeping well--even having nightmares. Trying to keep going with exercise and eating right, but struggling. In a week an a half things will slow down for a day or two, but only a day or two. I'm not giving up! I keep ... Read more
September is Off to a Slow Start
Friday, September 05, 2014      8 comments

Still exhausted from last month's stress. Being Optimistic about Sept. even though I'm off to a slow start--just need to rest this weekend, exercise some, read, watch old movies, and rest. One thing this journey is teaching me is to be patient-... Read more
August Ends and September Begins
Sunday, August 31, 2014      4 comments

August has been a month of ups and downs. My beloved Miata got really sick, to the point of feeling I had to buy a new to me vehicle. Finally got a Kia Sportage that will help me haul things away--much needed as I haven't had the means to do s... Read more
Life Goes On But I Choose to Learn and Grow!
Thursday, August 28, 2014      3 comments

So thankful that I have a four day weekend and will get my new to me wheels tomorrow. It's been a tough week. Had to get up early to catch a ride to work and had little time for my usual workout. Got some morning workouts in, but not enough. ... Read more
Hopeflly Life Will Return to Normal Soon
Tuesday, August 19, 2014      5 comments

Bought a new-to-me Kia Sportage today. Cried that my Maddie Miata of 18 years is really sick, but DH doesn't want to sell her for parts, but keep her until we can spend the money to get her running again. I cried when we had her towed home--li... Read more
Hopeflly Life Will Return to Normal Soon
Tuesday, August 19, 2014      0 comments

Bought a new-to-me Kia Sportage today. Cried that my Maddie Miata of 18 years is really sick, but DH doesn't want to sell her for part, but keep her until we can spend the money to get her running again. I cried when we had her towed home--lik... Read more
Getting to Know You
Wednesday, July 09, 2014      2 comments

I was just over at ClairinParis' blog and saw her answers to these get to know each other questions. I decided I'd like to post my answers too. (By the way, Clair's blog is SUPER AWESOME! If you haven't already, please be sure to check it out.... Read more
Several Things
Tuesday, June 10, 2014      0 comments

I have several things on my mind today that I want to share. 1) Manitou Yoga arrived yesterday, and it's great. The music is beautiful, the workout intense. I'm thrilled. And I highly recommend it! 2) I'm struggling with my calorie coun... Read more
I'm So Excited!
Friday, June 06, 2014      3 comments

I'm so excited; I just ordered a DVD called Manitou Yoga. It's a Native American influenced yoga dvd done by Red Thunderbird/Shane Plumer. I watched and listened to a quick preview of it and knew I HAD to have it! My DH even wanted me to get ... Read more
Another Banner Day
Thursday, May 29, 2014      1 comments

We're in the midst of remodeling our kitchen and living in chaos. In the last two weeks, we've lost our counters and stove top. "Not to worry. We still have an electric skillet, a crockpot, a grill, an electric wok, a rice cooker/steamer, and a... Read more
A GREAT day!
Sunday, May 18, 2014      3 comments

Finally down 15 pounds after so many weeks of a plateau. I'm working out more, and today, even knowing I was going to work my butt off clearing out some of the jungle my backyard had become during my husband's recovery from cancer, I still did ... Read more
NOT GIVING UP!!!!!!!
Wednesday, April 30, 2014      2 comments

I'm trying not to get too discouraged, but that darn scale! I was so happy to see it finally go down, but it went right back up. I've been upping my exercise though, so I'm hoping it will go back down again. I was off Monday, so for three day... Read more

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