Doing A Happy Dance
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 20 comments
So after wondering how my morning walk got posted on my pg. without the actual physical presence of my tracker( It had gone missing) I went on with my life. I thought maybe one of the dogs had swallowed it (the big guy will eat just about anythi... Read more
Phantom Spark Tracker!
Monday, March 02, 2015 6 comments
This morning I got up, said my Long Obligatory Prayer (love that prayer) and got ready to take the dogs out on their first daily walk. We don't have a fence around our yard so I got into the habit of taking them twice a day for at least 45 mins ... Read more
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 7 comments
I have been musing all morning on the friends I have made in my life. A lot of them have faded away as our interests diverged and that is okay. Sometimes you just run out of things to talk about. But some of them have stayed in my life despite d... Read more
Monday, September 01, 2014 9 comments
I call this blog potpourri because there is lots to say none of it really huge. It is the first of Sept. and I am looking at what I need to get done this month. I need to be calm and not feel overwhelmed. Lots to do and very little is optional... Read more
A Grizzly and My Two Dogs!
Monday, May 05, 2014 16 comments
I don't usually post this often but my life has been exciting and not in a good way. Because I had a lot to do today I thought I would take the dogs out and walk them early and get that out of the way. They nag if the day progresses and they h... Read more
Fabulous Northern Lights Dancing!
Sunday, May 04, 2014 8 comments
Early this morning Annie and I and the two dogs set out to drive to the city 4 hrs. away to visit with my husband Charlie who is in the hospital after having knee replacement surgery and then a stroke. The surgery was April 7th and he is still v... Read more
100,000 Spark Points Plus
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 10 comments
Today I hit a milestone, the last of the trophys to be won. When I started at Spark in 2011 I had high hopes for the journey and Spark has never disappointed me. I have learned so much and progressed a great deal. Especially I have met on the co... Read more
My Vacume Cleaner
Saturday, March 29, 2014 6 comments
28 years ago I had to leave my first husband and about 4 months later I lost my job. There I sat on unemployment insurance (pitiful) in an apartment with 2 children in their teens and was able to pay the rent, utilities and had minimal left over... Read more
It Just Gets Worse!
Wednesday, February 05, 2014 14 comments
This morning I opened the door and neither dog would go out. Nothing much I can do so they will have to figure out what to do about toileting. All accidents will be forgiven. When Charlie finally got up and checked the temperature it was (drum r... Read more
Tuesday, February 04, 2014 7 comments
This morning when I opened the door and put the little dog out she scooted around and then wanted back in very quickly. Then I opened the door to let the big fellow out and he looked out and turned around and went back to his bed. I do not under... Read more
Never Take Anything for Granted!!
Saturday, September 14, 2013 15 comments
Firstly we are doing very well with my menu plan which runs for a month. What I did was develop a menu for a month of meals. It includes 31 blocks of time which has two main meals inserted in each category of lunch and supper. Breakfast around h... Read more
Sunday, September 08, 2013 7 comments
Firstly we got a phone call today from MEXICO, wow! Remember we are in northern Canada, really very northern where bears, moose and lots of other wild things are. Our sweet Mexican daughter wanted to hear our voices so she called us. I was born ... Read more
Now, That is Exercise!
Friday, September 06, 2013 8 comments
Seeing as we have to stay in the frozen north this winter: That is because hubby needs some surgeries we have to prepare to heat our house without paying $300 to $400 per month for natural gas. That is for a minimum of 6 months where a house nee... Read more
Getting a Grip on Weight loss and Losing Friends
Monday, September 02, 2013 8 comments
After reading the Spark (I know I am a bit slow but I like to do first first) I really am feeling very encouraged. I adore my vision collage and spend the 5 minutes doing self talk for encouragement daily while reading the stuff on my collage. I... Read more
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