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Permission Granted
Saturday, January 01, 2011      3 comments

This year my local library gave out gift cards that said "Take Time to READ. Card value: Relaxation. And on the back it says "Permission Granted". I put them in the books I gave as gifts at Christmas and I kept one for myself. Here is a virt... Read more
And the Darwin Award goes to....
Wednesday, June 02, 2010      14 comments

Me! In order to follow my thought processes yesterday, I am writing this up in a blog. Herewith: I was originally scheduled to do three kick-butt workouts last night. A power class, a groove/dance class, and then a 3-mile run with a ... Read more
I run!
Wednesday, May 12, 2010      9 comments

I just posted this thought in my favourite team challenge thread. But it felt like it should also be a blog. One of my favourite 'feel-good' movies of all time is What About Bob. There is a scene where Bob, who has psychological problems ... Read more
Beer (yes...that is the title of my blog)
Monday, March 29, 2010      7 comments

As many of you know, I just returned from a wonderful week in New York City. I went with my daughter and we enjoyed much: Walking the neighborhoods, cathedrals, The Met, The Cloisters, met a SparkFriend... to name a few of our activities. At t... Read more
I'll bite...
Thursday, March 11, 2010      4 comments

Saw this on a friend's blog. I learned something about her AND the person who replied. I've a few moments to spend, so here it is: Copy and paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word an... Read more
Please read if you have a cat or dog...or know one!
Wednesday, February 24, 2010      20 comments

Last night something horrible happened to my daughter and her little dog. I am currently about an hour drive AND a 40 minute ferry ride away from her, so I dealt with a hysterical 27-year-old over the phone. Afterwards, when things stabilized... Read more
I'm just sayin'
Tuesday, February 09, 2010      5 comments

Below are some random thoughts and non sequiturs which I felt the need to get off my chest. Hence this blog. * Will my sisters and nieces ever tire of Farmville? I only check my Facebook every week or so, and must wade though pages of far... Read more
Thursday, February 04, 2010      7 comments

I just got an offer to start wearing the BodyBugg with a group of people at my gym. I need to tell them SOON if I'm on board or not. Has anyone done this? Heard anything about it...good or bad? ... Read more
Meet Leo
Tuesday, February 02, 2010      8 comments

For as long as I have been a SparkPerson, I've had my buddy, Jazzie, as my profile picture. Then, last November after I returned from a fabulous vacation, I posted a picture of the real me with my daughter...celebrating my birthday in Mexico. M... Read more
Sunday, January 31, 2010      5 comments

NOTE: I haven't seen this TV show, but I'm "borrowing" the title. During my spin class this morning, it occured to me how much of my (and I'm betting your) life revolves around numbers. ... Read more
Happy Blue Monday
Tuesday, January 26, 2010      8 comments

Today I learned the following (and I read it on the interwebz, so it must be true!): "As the Monday that begins the last full week in January, today has been accredited as 'the most depressing day of the year.' " Not to bring anyone do... Read more
Thursday, January 21, 2010      5 comments

I am supposed to be "at work". I work at home. I have a lot to do for the meeting with my tax accountant in 1-1/2 hours. Instead of buckling down, I have managed to come up with dozens of diverting activities. One of them is this video which... Read more
Thursday, January 14, 2010      10 comments

My 3Rs represent: RAIN: I dwell in the rainy part of the USofA, but still...it's been nonstop for a few days now. (I'm at a relative's house in the mid-diddle of nowhere... Read more
My First Blog
Wednesday, January 13, 2010      12 comments

I thought I couldn't write a blog, I'd worry and I'd stew. Now I realize I just must START. Thank you...thank you, Boo! ... Read more