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  • Lost 2 more lbs

    12/15/2019 4:30:17 PM, by SIMPLYME_LORI

    Why cant weight loss happened overnight? I hate my body... Read more

  • Cravings

    12/15/2019 2:15:15 PM, by SIMPLYME_LORI

    How do you beat those chocolate cravings??? UGH... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 134 of doing the new: Engagement in our family

    12/15/2019 1:28:43 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "I praise you, for I am fearful and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your words; my soul knows it very well." ~Psalms 139:14 Day 4 of Christmas. Today's word is: The beautiful earth. Today's verse is Psalms 139:14. Which is up above. Today's gift idea's are: Poinsettia, Oranges, Flowers, B... Read more

  • First thoughts

    12/15/2019 10:58:23 AM, by LARRYFRENCH

    I just read the article about "blogging". It reminded of one my favorite tv shows ever....Monk. Adrian was so enamored by Trudy's daughter writing a blog. Well, I am a retired teacher with feelings of remorse some days about a creative life that used to be. I think this blogging thing will gi... Read more

  • Helpful Numbers for Everyone

    12/15/2019 12:57:01 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4986 Everyone needs a little help sometime. Til next time, 593... Read more

  • Christmas Cards

    12/14/2019 10:56:52 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    I LOVE Christmas Cards. When I receive them I read every word on the card and also look at the art work on the cards. Then I display them until after New Years. Many of the cards that I receive are from people that I went to High School with, to College with, taught school with, went to Church... Read more

  • OMAD

    12/14/2019 10:40:13 PM, by WEWRTFO

    One meal per day completed. Problem is I allowed dark chocholate after. May have went over but difficult to estimate food accuratly. Here is my goals and intentions support text sent out earlier. 7 days completed. ‐-----------------------------
    -- BGKVS Support- another successful and... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 133 of doing the new: Explorer Ben Franklin

    12/14/2019 4:56:34 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so you my overflow with the hope by the power of the Holy Spirit." ~Romans 15:13 Day 3 of Christmas. Today's word is HOPE. Today's verse is Romans 15:13 which is above. Today's suggested gifts are: Flower bulbs to... Read more

  • Finally Friday ~ Stress ~ Remember!

    12/14/2019 12:03:16 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4985 We don't really care that it's Friday the 13th... We're just glad it's FINALLY FRIDAY! AND I AM VERY GLAD THIS FRIDAY IS ABOUT OVER! Sometimes you need to step outside. Get some air. And remind yourself of who you are And who you ... Read more

  • 5 out of 5

    12/13/2019 11:35:52 PM, by IMREITE

    i had errands to do. i did all 5 this morning before noon. then i came home and finished my christmas decorating. my dh gets a bit humbugguy so i dont decorate to early. i was busy this week so i decided to do it today because i did not have to work... Read more

  • I'm Well On My Way To Being Ready

    12/13/2019 11:32:30 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    The lights are up and on a timer outside. The decorations for Christmas are on the front porch and throughout the house. The tree is up and I decorated it today. The cards are ready to send and will be tomorrow. Tomorrow, my oldest Grand-daughter and I will make her Mom's Chri... Read more

  • 7K HIKE

    12/13/2019 10:39:10 PM, by WEWRTFO

    Very busy day in Las Vegas area meeting up with hiking and support freinds. Finished 3107 under budget high planned intake day. High water intake planned for evening. Been averaging over 14k daily steps this trip head home Monday for two extreme busy hay days before heading to rochester for h... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land: Day 132 of doing the new: Music-watched Christmas program.

    12/13/2019 1:04:59 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns, and spirituals sings, with thankfulness in your hearts to God." ~Colossians 3:16 Day 2 of Christmas. Today's word is Music. Col 3:16 is today's verse. Today's gift sugge... Read more

  • What A First Night On The Heart Monitor!!!

    12/13/2019 12:09:49 AM, by PATRICIAANN46

    When I talked to my Dr. re: the Heart Monitor, she stressed that I should keep a phone nearby at all times in case she received a report from the Monitor experts that I was in distress. So, I listened to her advice and put it right next to the bed last night. At 3:15 AM the phone rang!!! I... Read more

  • Change

    12/13/2019 12:04:28 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4984 Only I can change my life. No one else can do it for me. ~ Carol Burnett A seriously true comment, from a seriously funny woman! And a rather inspiring one, if you think about it. Her life began with rather difficult circumstances. The kind of... Read more

  • enjoy shoveling.. sort of

    12/12/2019 7:39:57 PM, by IMREITE

    we have a garden tractor that has attachments for snowblowing and snowplowing. but some areas need to be shoveled. i dont like to wake up for snow removal but at the end of the day i am ok with bundling up to shovel a bit. ive only done it a couple times this year, but i like the fact that i can do ... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 131 of doing the new: Happy Gingerbread Day and Day 1

    12/12/2019 1:36:09 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    God once addressed them: "I am the world's Light. No one who follows me stumbles around in the darkness. I provide plenty of light to live in." ~John 8:12. On pinterest there are many ideas on celebrating the 12 days of Christmas. I found one that gives a word a day, with a Bible verse,... Read more

  • Build good karma, very sustainable

    12/12/2019 9:20:28 AM, by WEWRTFO

    Finally have some great news to share. In Las Vegas a few more days. My good freind and momenter Sean Anderson from transformationroad.com flew out over weekend through monday. Had a good time hanging out but importantly getting me back on track. Though i have acknowledge relapse this transf... Read more

  • level 2 started

    12/12/2019 12:06:38 AM, by IMREITE

    started level 3 of beginner shred. with the warm up and stretch it is only 25 minutes but i always spend an extra 5 minutes at the end doing some more stretching. jillian always says she is not flexable. spending only 2 minutes on stretching is probably part of that... Read more

  • I Am Now Wearing A Heart Monitor

    12/12/2019 12:05:54 AM, by PATRICIAANN46

    In August, during preparation for an EGD procedure (a tube placed in my esophagus) the nurse called attention to the monitor and she and the doctor said that I was in A-Fib. The procedure was still done, but afterward, instead of going home, I was taken to the Cardio Unit and stayed overnight so... Read more

  • Focus on Happy

    12/11/2019 11:47:53 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4983 Focus on HAPPY! That's what I kept trying to do today! Focus on HAPPY. Or, rather, keep the focus off all the stress & negative feelings. Sometimes things like what happened yesterday really get me thinking a lot about how these young women (my girls) ... Read more

  • My Adventure in Spark Land...Day 130 of Doing the New: Studying Mary's Treasure and what I leaned a

    12/11/2019 1:39:44 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    Luke 2:19 "But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart." I have on my phone the 'You Vision Bible' App. At the beginning of December the app encouraged us to do a Christmas Challenge. After looking at every thing the offered that lasted up to a week, I choice a Chris... Read more

  • Week 101 of therapy and more news

    12/11/2019 11:52:33 AM, by ONEAGLESWINGS19

    This week in therapy we discussed all the changes in bariatric program that are going on. Including the fact that I am introducing changes into my food plan early so I can adapt and hopefully then get used to the idea of living without the foods that are on the list. I know that it will be adjustmen... Read more

  • For SUNSHINE562 -- here's Lilly in her boots!

    12/11/2019 8:57:38 AM, by 1CRAZYDOG

    And another one of her highness! Lilly relaxing in bed ... Read more

  • Attention Dog Lovers (need opinions)

    12/11/2019 7:35:39 AM, by SIMPLYME_LORI

    I was in a cab yesterday with my puppy in a carrier going to the vet for her shots. She started softly whinning because she was nervous and probably afraid... the cab driver kept shushing her in a mean, and abrupt voice. Both on the way there and on the way back. What should I have done??? If any... Read more

  • Worry! and Strong Women!

    12/11/2019 12:33:59 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4982 WORRYING is a waste of time. It doesn't change anything, it just messes with your mind and steals your happiness. Nonetheless, I spent at least one full hour worrying today. 198 Two of my daughters are identical twins, B & J. About 2:30 this... Read more

  • level 1 done

    12/10/2019 11:10:59 PM, by IMREITE

    finished level 1 beginner shred. I start level tomorrow... Read more

  • Patience Test Results

    12/10/2019 10:59:05 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    I had my patience tested. I'm negative. 234 (Not most days though) 334... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 129 of Doing the New: Dress Your Truth website

    12/10/2019 11:57:20 AM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "Life isn't about finding yourself, it is about discovering who God created you to be." It snowed yesterday! The neighbor thinks we got another 8 inches. Today the temps are below 0! Yep time to stay indoors! I was flipping through you tube looking for a Christmas exercise to do for me... Read more

  • Let's Do This! Snow Day!

    12/9/2019 11:51:27 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4981 OK, MONDAY, LET'S DO THIS! That's how I felt early this morning as I prepared to fight rush-hour traffic, school zones, and freezing drizzle to get to the first of my appointments before 8:00 A.M. today! So many appointments later, and driving in ... Read more

  • HOPE

    12/9/2019 11:40:19 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    Never lose hope...……… You never know what tomorrow will bring. Over my lifetime, I have found that my hope is strongest when I am volunteering. When I was in High School, I volunteered at a Senior Center every Saturday morning and sometimes the entire day depending on other commi... Read more

  • short work weeks

    12/9/2019 11:26:50 PM, by IMREITE

    till he end of the year i dont work a 5 day week,. i have pto so the next 4 weeks i work 3 or 4 days per week.... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 128 of doing the new: Letter to Santa

    12/9/2019 12:03:57 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "Dear Santa....Before I explain, how much do you know already?" It is day 128 of Doing the new and a lot of things have accord this morning to change my doing the new today. Last August I started for the 3rd time the hot 100 challenge with Pahla B. Well the 1st time I finished and w... Read more

  • restful day

    12/8/2019 11:17:17 PM, by IMREITE

    didnt sleep in late but i did get some stuff done and took a nap later in the day. got in some exercise but spent to much time on my butt... Read more

  • Hatred

    12/8/2019 10:53:53 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    I saw this statement and could not agree more. "Hatred Corrodes The Container That Carries it." The only time I have ever come close to HATING someone happened when I was in college. Long story short...……….A good friend of mine was raped on her way home from the Campus Library. She wa... Read more

  • Beautiful!

    12/8/2019 10:31:41 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4980 Enjoy this beautiful day! You are beautiful! Have a beautiful Sunday! Til next time, 593... Read more

  • My Adventure in Spark Land....Day 127 of Doing the new: Happy National Brownie Day!

    12/8/2019 6:59:48 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "When you're downie eat a brownie" Happy National Brownie Day! There is a huge storm coming followed by -0 temps so I went shopping today. I picked up a Mrs. Field's Brownie to have later. That will be my Day 127 new. Too tired to write much else today. Onward to Day 128 of Doing th... Read more

  • 1st Great Gift

    12/8/2019 12:20:57 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4979 The first great gift we can bestow on others is a good example! EAT well MOVE daily HYDRATE often SLEEP lots LOVE your body REPEAT DAILY FOR LIFE Til next time, 593 ... Read more

  • "Nothing"

    12/7/2019 10:52:58 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    When you ask me what I am doing today, and I say "nothing" It does not mean I am free. It means I am doing NOTHING. We all need a day every so often when we do NOTHING. 224... Read more

  • tiring day

    12/7/2019 9:31:11 PM, by IMREITE

    saw frozen 2 this morning with my 2 sisters and nieces. then i went home and and has lunch - i stopped at arby's. i had not been there in years. then a quick organizing task, then to my sisters for the yearly xmas cookie baking. it was a tiring afternoon but we got a lot done.... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 126 of doing the new: Treating myself 2 days in a row.

    12/7/2019 6:55:45 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "Be yourself accept yourself be good to yourself...and don't forget to treat yourself..." These last 2 days have been fun. Yesterday I went to see the movie 'Frozen 2'. I am getting use to doing things by myself and going places by myself. I do find it limited but that is why I am doing the... Read more

  • cookie day

    12/7/2019 12:50:32 AM, by IMREITE

    Tomorrow is cookie baking day. i may end up playing with my nieces. 2 of them are old enough but the younger ones are not. mostly. it may get crowded and i am hoping the drama is kept to a minimum... Read more

  • One Step Closer

    12/6/2019 11:57:35 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4978 What can you do TODAY to bring you ONE STEP CLOSER to your goal 38 Now, Think about how good you'll feel when you're done! 380 Til next time, 593... Read more

  • The Phone

    12/6/2019 10:18:28 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    The Phone A young man wanted to get his beautiful blonde wife something nice for their first wedding anniversary. So he decided to buy her a cell phone. He showed her the phone and explained to her al of its features. Meg was excited to receive the gift and simply adored her new phone... Read more

  • Quit drinking soda

    12/6/2019 6:34:52 PM, by S_MHANCOCK

    I have been off of soda for a week now. Praise God no headaches this time!!❤️🥰😘... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 125 of Doing the New: Happy St. Nicholas Day

    12/6/2019 11:34:07 AM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "All I want for Christmas is shoes" Happy St. Nick Day!!! I didn't even know there was a St. Nick Day until my son was in High School. Then all I knew about it was, St. Nick left candy or gifts in your shoes. I learned from the Hallmark Movie 'Let it snow' that Pere Noel leaves can... Read more

  • Talk To Yourself

    12/6/2019 12:32:15 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4977 Talk to yourself the way you'd talk to someone you LOVE! Til next time, 593... Read more

  • Today's Short Reading

    12/5/2019 9:36:36 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    Today's Short Reading From The Bible From Genesis: "And God promised men that good and obedient wives would be found in all corners of the earth." Then he made the earth round and He laughed and laughed and laughed!!! 280... Read more

  • no mail for 2 days

    12/5/2019 9:20:47 PM, by IMREITE

    we didnt have mail pick/up delivery for 2 days. i called the post office because we had a bill that needed to go out and i wanted to know if i need to do an extra errand tomorrow to deliver it. once i called they said some deliveries are still being made for the day. they had new people and some of... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land. ..Day 124 of doing the new: Christmas centerpiece

    12/5/2019 1:58:17 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    'It's beginning to taste a lot like Christmas' I saw these peppermint centerpieces on pinterst. I thought they were so cute. Due to the 'Storm Megan' (if you've seen a 2019 Christmas movie on Lifetime every winter storm is called 'Storm Megan') I didn't go where I wanted to go so I didn... Read more

  • Talk myself out of an excuse!

    12/5/2019 11:05:20 AM, by SUSIEMT

    This is a Premium coaching exercise: Talk myself out of an excuse. This may not quite fit but it happened to me yesterday. I had my menu planned out for the day which included a snack of Frito Lay's Munchies Cheese. I Planned one serving. It all fit into my plan, until I checked my nutrition. ... Read more

  • closer to the weekend

    12/5/2019 12:00:58 AM, by IMREITE

    today felt long. tonight to my nieces to a st. nick event. it was fun. it did cut into my exercise time but i did hit it right away when i came home so i have 3 days of my 5 days done at level 1. tuesday or wed i will start level 2... Read more

  • He Must Pay

    12/4/2019 10:07:22 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    HE MUST PAY Husband and wife had a tiff. Wife called up her mom and said, "He fought with me again, I am coming to live with you." Mom said, "No darling, he must pay for his mistake. I am coming to live with you." 211 ... Read more

  • Keep Going Strong

    12/4/2019 9:24:37 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4976 Dear Me, You've been through a lot. I know it's hard but I'm so proud of who you are. You are strong, brave, bright and smart and you were given the gift of a beautiful heart. So keep going strong and try not to stray. 247 Til next time, ... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 123 of doing the new: Happy National Cookie Day

    12/4/2019 2:02:49 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "It's hard to be sad when you are eating cookies." Today is National Cookie Day. Honestly I am not a person who likes a lot of sweets. I have noticed that after living with my parent's while my son was younger, I do eat a lot more sweets then I use to! I have discovered these Gluten Fr... Read more

  • Bright Side or Dark

    12/4/2019 12:45:36 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4975 When you can't look on the bright side I will sit with you in the dark. 247 Been busy with a friend, helping to see the bright side. Til next time, 593... Read more

  • Men Will Get This The First Time............

    12/3/2019 10:28:58 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    A wife asks her husband, "Could you please go shopping for me and buy one carton of milk and if they have avocados, get 6." A short time later the husband comes back with 6 cartons of milk. The wife asks him, "Why did you buy 6 cartons of milk?" He replied, "They had avocados." If... Read more

  • Week 100 of therapy and the best news ever

    12/3/2019 5:55:17 PM, by ONEAGLESWINGS19

    Well this week in therapy we mainly discussed the consultation with Laura Ginter and how it went. It went exceptionally well I am now a bariatric patient. I have to lose 45 lbs right now. I am excited and nervous all at once. She believes I have a chance to have the surgery. I am hoping this will be... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 122 of doing the new: Christmas Green and thank you friends

    12/3/2019 4:09:48 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "Green is the prime color, and that from which it's loveliness arises." ~Pedro Calderon de la barca Yep for Day 122 of doing the new I am doing Christmas Green. Going to the local store today, I know why I've never done Christmas colors during Christmas. I am not creative when it comes... Read more

  • Best Way to End Your Day!

    12/3/2019 12:38:22 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4974 Always end your day with a positive thought and a grateful heart. That is all Til next time, 593... Read more

  • Cold or Flu? What to do..............

    12/2/2019 11:13:02 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    We are entering cold and flu season. The average healthy person gets one or two viral illnesses per year. The typical common cold is usually characterized by runny nose, sore throat, mild cough, and, sometimes, a slight fever or body aches. On the other hand, influenza (type A or B) is c... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 121 of doing the new : Christmas Red

    12/2/2019 1:40:33 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    'There are shades of red for every women.' ~Audrey Hepburn I wish they had pinterest when my son was younger. There are so many cool ideas on there. So one idea that had was to have a red or/and green day where you serve a meal or a snack in that color. I did Christmas white yesterday.... Read more

  • Self-Respect

    12/2/2019 12:51:30 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4973 til next time, 593... Read more

  • new month - back to to new healthy habits

    12/1/2019 11:57:07 PM, by IMREITE

    time to start again. no use waiting till 2020.... Read more

  • LIFE

    12/1/2019 6:34:14 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    Life is like a hot bath. The longer you stay in it The more wrinkled you get. 41 ... Read more

  • After Thanksgiving

    12/1/2019 5:34:16 PM, by IGSBETH

    I had a good Thanksgiving. Overeating is never a problem at my family Thanksgiving, we have a pretty healthy meal. This year we had turkey, Tofurkey, stuffing, roasted vegetables, succotash, and olives. Dessert was rhubarb pie, and that was consumed several hours later. I did exercise... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land. . . Day 120 of doing the new: Christmas White

    12/1/2019 12:39:45 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "White projects a sense of purity, cleanliness, and new beginnings." I am currently living in a winter wonderland of white snow. There was something magically about the snow as we kept the curtains opened last night and saw it sparkle as the street light hit the top layer of snow on the g... Read more

  • I'm Doing Something Different This Year

    11/30/2019 11:18:33 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    I know my Grand-daughters well enough to be able to buy certain items for them that I know they will like for Christmas. I bought 4 books and a video of "Everything you have ever wanted to know about French Bulldogs," for Elizabeth who is 12 years old. She wants a French Bulldog and we have... Read more

  • Saturday Short Blog

    11/30/2019 11:00:47 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4972 Exercise to be FIT, not skinny Eat to NOURISH your body and always Ignore the haters, doubters, and unhealthy examples that were once feeding you YOU ARE WORTH MORE THAN YOU REALIZE Sometimes, days of being around family you don't see all t... Read more

  • favors for aunts and uncles

    11/30/2019 8:49:34 PM, by IMREITE

    it is so hard to do nice things for aunts and uncles when they always insist on paying you back. i dont think they understand they already did so much for me. i learned how to be an amazing aunt and person because of them. they are several of the reasons why i have so many things to be grateful for ... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 119 Doing the new: Rainbow Sherbet

    11/30/2019 5:19:29 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "Blessed are those who spoil & snuggle, hug & hope, pray & pamper, boast & brag....for they shall be called grandmother." Yes that was my Grandma M. I had forgot until I started looking through old photos how much time I spent growing up with my mom's parent's. I have loads of fond memories o... Read more

  • Friday's Tale of Triplet Toddlers

    11/30/2019 12:42:15 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4971 May Your Friday Sparkle! As Friday comes to a close I hope your day did have SPARKLE! When something sparkles it makes us smile, doesn't it? 30 Many of us have been able to spend some extra sparkly time with our families and/or close friends rece... Read more

  • Black Friday...........

    11/29/2019 11:43:32 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    When I was younger, I used to go to the Mall on Good Friday. We lived about 40 miles from the Mall, so whether we went or not was totally weather-dependent. I always went with a girlfriend and usually my Mom went along too. One year, the weather changed while we were in the stores and the temp... Read more

  • HOST/HOSTESS GIFT OR DISH TO PASS

    11/29/2019 8:51:43 PM, by IMREITE

    my relatives always bring a dish to pass to family get togehters. i dont remember anyone ever bringing a host/hostess gift. my aunt had a thankgiving lunch today - turkey soup. of course i brought some stuff too. I remembered my aunt saying she loves getting carrots from the farmers market. the... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 118 of doing the new: Ferrero Rocher candy

    11/29/2019 7:08:40 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "Life is sweet" Today Day 118 of doing the new, I tried Ferrero Rocher Candy. I had heard it advertised a lot and wanted to try it. I personally didn't care for it! Our Thanksgiving was good but different. We got together with my Sister-in-law's family then my other brother come over wh... Read more

  • playing in the snow

    11/29/2019 12:30:07 AM, by IMREITE

    i did not stuff myself at lunch so i was not in a food coma. instead my dh and i went out with the kids. i have cousins that are teenagers and then my sisters kids and a nother cousin that has a teenage daughter, mostly helping the 2 little ones with sleds. time off my butt,, not a ton of steps but... Read more

  • A Great Day

    11/28/2019 11:43:13 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    We had turkey and all of the trimmings and delicious side dishes and rolls and cranberries and they even ate my new Pumpkin and Pecan Pie recipes so I guess I can say that they were a success. We played games in the afternoon and by the time we arrived home, my DH, My 95 year-old Mom and I w... Read more

  • Thankful Thursday

    11/28/2019 10:36:56 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4970 Thankful Thursday Til next time 593... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 117 of doing the new: Kringles!

    11/28/2019 9:23:09 AM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell all your wonderful deeds." ~Psalms 9:1 I listen to 'Deck the Hallmark' podcast. On their shows they talk about eating Kringles from Racine, WI. I live in WI and have never ate a Kringle before. I learned from the podcast y... Read more

  • EVERY Day

    11/27/2019 11:14:18 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4969 BRAVE is EVERY day you want to give up but don't Your not going to master the rest of your life in one day. Just relax. Master the day. Then just keep doing that EVERY day. Til next time, 593... Read more

  • Happy Thanksgiving

    11/27/2019 10:12:15 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    I want to take this opportunity to wish all of you a Very Happy Thanksgiving. Enjoy your families and be Thankful for all that you have. Drive safe (I think that we have storms all across the U.S.) and fly safe (lots of flight changes). I am looking forward to spending time with my brother an... Read more

  • all items baked

    11/27/2019 8:29:10 PM, by IMREITE

    i love baking but dont need baked goods around the house so family holidays are the best time to bake because i can take stuff there. also my mom does had been having health issues so she does not want to bake as much. maybe i can bake for her. and my sister who is due around xmas... Read more

  • Week 99 of therapy and other news

    11/27/2019 10:10:35 AM, by ONEAGLESWINGS19

    This week in therapy we discussed the OA meeting I went to over the phone and how I discussed the fact that my anger is one of character defects and when my dad was living I used to get into arguments with him and we would end yelling at each other and my mom would be refereeing the whole thing tryi... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land. . . Day 116 of doing the new: scone bites

    11/27/2019 9:01:50 AM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    "It's not what we have, but who we have." ~Winnie the Pooh My mommy heart is happy! My son arrived home last night. I heard the winds last night and was so happy and grateful he was home with me as this winter storm was starting up. There is cozy feeling inside of me having him with m... Read more

  • How Close?

    11/27/2019 12:06:17 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4968 Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. ~ Thomas Edison DON'T GIVE UP! Til next time, 593... Read more

  • last video done

    11/26/2019 11:46:52 PM, by IMREITE

    tonight i finished the last of my exercise dvd/vhs's. i still have my 2 jilliam micheals shred videos and my real appeal videos. i i will do beginners shred for a december challenge. then in january i will start real appeal. that should take me a few months to get thriough. then i will do 30 day sh... Read more

  • That Moment...........

    11/26/2019 11:18:32 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    That moment when You walk into a spider Web and suddenly turn Into a Karate Master...………. I totally admit to coming completely unglued when I suddenly face either a Large Spider or a Bat. I know that it is foolish...………..but I can't convince myself entirely. 420 ... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 115 of Doing the New: Address Christmas envelopes a new way!

    11/26/2019 3:07:31 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    'Exercise those writing measles every day, even if it's only a letter, notes, a title list, a character sketch, a journal entry. Writer are like dancers, like athletes. Without that exercise, the measles seizes up.' ~Jane Yolen I normally address my Christmas envelopes watching TV. This ye... Read more

  • Dizzy

    11/26/2019 12:30:59 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4967 Hello Darkness My Old Friend, I stood up too fast again... Does this ever happen to you? Dizziness was rather persistent with me today. Dosage changed with a new med and this is "expected" for a few days. Today was Day 3 and for some reason it was... Read more

  • shopping with nieces

    11/26/2019 12:18:22 AM, by IMREITE

    took 8 and almost 11 year old niece christmas shopping tonight, we are supposed to get a snow storm tomorrow night so we wanted to do it before the stores get to crazy. my dh and i did divide and conquer, we each took 1 of them and helped them pick.the older one wanted clothes and cute stuff, the o... Read more

  • When You Do Squats

    11/25/2019 11:20:16 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    When you do squats, Are your knees supposed to Sound like a goat chewing On an aluminum can Stuffed with celery????? I didn't think so...……….. 234... Read more

  • Good Point

    11/25/2019 10:06:39 PM, by THECRAZYMANGO

    The last time I went to the doctor I asked her how many servings of veggies do I need to eat. She made a good point which I can’t say as well as her. Basically she said you can’t have veggies than processed, like it doesn’t excactly balance like that. I guess I didn’t really realize I do that but we... Read more

  • Achievement

    11/25/2019 3:47:21 PM, by IGSBETH

    Today I reached 2,500 fitness minutes for the month. I really pushed myself to achieve that, and I'm really proud of it. My arms have been quite sore from all of the swimming I am doing! It was important to me to reach this goal before Thanksgiving, because in my family, exercise usually m... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 114 of Doing the New: National Parfait Day & Peppermint lights

    11/25/2019 2:49:12 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    Happiness is enjoying the little things in life. It's National Parfait Day. I decided since I was out and about to stop in at DQ and get a Chocolate Peanut Butter Parfait since I don't remember the last time I actually had one for day 114 of doing the new. I decided to post a photo ... Read more

  • Sunday ~ So Many Ways To...

    11/25/2019 12:06:19 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ Day 4966 HAPPY SUNDAY! There are so many things still swirling around in my head ~ thinking about my dad, my family, my life, everything & nothing specific. Browsing in my pics I think I found so many ways to express some of this ~ here's a few... IF I... Read more

  • Of Course She Did.............

    11/25/2019 12:02:32 AM, by PATRICIAANN46

    A German Shepherd, a Doberman, and a Cat died. In Heaven, all three faced God, who wanted to know what they believed in. The German Shepherd said, "I believe in discipline, training, and loyalty to my Master." "Good!" said God. "Sit at my right side." "Doberman, what do you... Read more

  • thankgiving baking done

    11/24/2019 8:07:31 PM, by IMREITE

    i ws going to take my nieces xmas shopping. the past several years, we took my 2 nieces xmas shopping. then we take them to lunch or supper. we were going to take them today. they were sick so we are going to reschedule it. they look forward to it.... Read more

  • Life change

    11/24/2019 5:59:15 PM, by TRINNYLYN

    I just needed to brag a little. I know you don't know me, but I really need to tell someone. I HAVEN'T HAD A CIGARETTE IN 2 MONTHS AND 20 DAYS !! YAY ME 😁... Read more

  • My Adventures in Spark Land...Day 113 of doing the new: attempting to get snow flake towels

    11/24/2019 12:12:29 PM, by GODS-PRINCESS

    'No Snow flake ever falls in the wrong place.' ~Unknown Last night I had a Christmas movie high! For some reason watching a Christmas movie I've seen before gets me board accept for a handful of them. Last night I watched 2 new Christmas movies and I was flying high. I tried taking Me... Read more

  • Saturday's LATE Blog

    11/24/2019 1:26:08 AM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's Blog: SP ~ 4965 It's Saturday - well, kinda 211 My Saturday began kinda late... after noon really... and now, even though it's after midnight, so technically it's Sunday now, I'm waiting on my dryer to stop so I can take care of my last load of laundry for the day. I did s... Read more