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Vacation revelation
Monday, December 05, 2011      2 comments

OK, so I've been on vacation for a week at an all-inclusive resort in sunny Mexico. It's been magical, make no mistake, but I'm actually looking forward to going back to my regular food and exercise routine. I miss lifting weights in m... Read more
wonderful bear
Friday, December 02, 2011      1 comments

“If you live to be 100, I hope I live to be 100 minus 1 day, so I never have to live without you.” ~Winnie the Pooh to Christopher Robin... Read more
Just. Do. It. in paradise
Thursday, December 01, 2011      3 comments

I may be infringing on a trademark here, but Just. Do. It! So far, with the exception of walking with friends, I am not a public exerciser. I have a large rotation of varied workouts that I do at home, with consistency. I have no desire t... Read more
One smart lion
Wednesday, November 30, 2011      2 comments

"Vacation is what you take when you can't take what you've been taking any longer." ~ Cowardly Lion Playa del Carmen is beautiful. Water aerobics this AM, then a long beach walk and light body surfing this PM. (Lots of sitting a... Read more
Great weekend...and more
Sunday, November 27, 2011      1 comments

We had a great weekend with the families and are now packing for vacation. Playa del Carmen, here we come! ... Read more
T2 today (2nd Thanksgiving)
Saturday, November 26, 2011      1 comments

DH and I hosted Thanksgiving for my family on Thursday. It was truly one of our family's best ever. Today we celebrate with his family and I am reminding myself that yes, it is a special day (we see most his family three times a year)... Read more
More great words
Friday, November 25, 2011      1 comments

"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them." ~ John F. Kennedy ... Read more
Gratitude is my attitude
Thursday, November 24, 2011      2 comments

“Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone.” -G.B. Stern I am thankful every day for a healthy family, truly wonderful friends and the opportunity, in any small way, to make my tiny corner of the world a better place. You? ... Read more
The kids are coming home
Tuesday, November 22, 2011      4 comments

and I am so excited! DS will be coming home tomorrow AM, and DD is arriving (with her college friend in tow) in the afternoon. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday - family, games and food. I can hardly wait! Well, there's more... Read more
Enjoyed my Christmas present today!
Monday, November 21, 2011      7 comments

DH installed a new flat-screen TV in my workout room yesterday. I asked for that as my Christmas present. Boy, what a nice change from the 20-yearold 19" screen that was slowly fading! The picture and sound are clear and beautiful and m... Read more
Thanks to all of my SP friends
Sunday, November 20, 2011      1 comments

On Friday, I had my first real test handling mom-induced stress without overeating. I posted a blog about it, and many of you responded so helpfully and kindly. Thank you all so much! I'm happy to report that I did not overeat as a r... Read more
I feel like a dishrag
Friday, November 18, 2011      8 comments

I've worked so hard my whole adult life to find balance. This year, I have been afforded the time (we're new empty-nesters) to figure out what I need to do for myself to lead a happier, healthier, more true-to-myself life. My husband has ... Read more
My good day with a bad situation
Thursday, November 17, 2011      2 comments

My sister is going through a terrible time right now. Her mother-in-law was recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Last year, her father-in-law was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and died. She and her family are reeling. Today, I t... Read more
I should know better
Wednesday, November 16, 2011      5 comments

I am prone to tension headaches, brought on by tight shoulder and upper back muscles. This year, I've focused on working on strengthening and stretching these muscles with some success. My headaches are less frequent and less severe. Woot! ... Read more
Tuesday, November 15, 2011      1 comments

"A good garden may have some weeds." ~Thomas Fuller Read more: http://www.brainyquote.com/quo
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