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Daily Tracking - IT HAS BEEN AWHILE
Monday, January 02, 2017      2 comments

Well, when the fast tracking went into effect on SP - I really did not do much tracking or blogging - it was JUST TOO QUICK AND EASY Lots has happened since my last blog I have retired to take care of almost 92 year old dad. I have ... Read more
Thursday, June 18, 2015      5 comments

I haven't blogged in ages. I did do a report on our trip to Hawaii in January BUT I use to blog every day or so. Recently I had a doctor's appointment and my weight was about the average it has been for the last couple of years. I dropped... Read more
Hawaii 2015
Saturday, January 24, 2015      3 comments

We had planned a trip to take my Dad bucket Pearl Harbor which was something he wanted to do - we figured we would use the money from the sale of our houses to do this. Long story short - God changed everything - houses not sold, trip to Hawaii... Read more
What a difference 5 years makes!!!
Friday, May 09, 2014      8 comments

Just before I went to the Kentucky Derby in 2009 I was diagnosed with an illness that was similar to an auto-immune disease. It would go away on it's on BUT I wanted to meet with a nutritionist to give me some help in getting my system healthie... Read more
New Blood Pressure Medicine
Wednesday, March 12, 2014      7 comments

Well well well - it has been a long time since I blogged - when did my life become so busy!!? Well I have been suffering with high BP since 1998 and have been on increased doses, extra pills = two pills and increased dosage BUT THEN I star... Read more
Tuesday, January 28, 2014      3 comments

So as you all know my son's wedding was last September 28th. We had a houseful of company for two weeks and lots of good meals, eating out, sightseeing etc. Then came the Youth Retreat (fairly good eating) and a couple of weekends away, Thanks... Read more
Motivator of the Day - REALLY - ME ?????
Sunday, January 12, 2014      3 comments

WOW WOW WOW Is all I can say when I found out I was motivator of the day. The last year has been mostly the same weight wise BUT a PHENOMENAL non-scale victory year. I had been on 50 mg of atenolol for blood pressure plus another medicat... Read more
Winter Wonderful on Youth Retreat
Tuesday, November 19, 2013      2 comments

My husband and I cooked as well as chaperoned the youth retreat - we were in Vermont and woke up to a blanket of snow on our first morning ... Read more
NOT UPSET - Non Scale Victories are just as important
Friday, October 18, 2013      3 comments

Well I moved my ticker UP 6 pounds this morning. I last moved it down in March to 204. First of all after ALL the swimming I did all summer it had gone up 3 pounds and then I did not move it at all for a couple of months and I had gained a... Read more
A beautiful family celebration and better yet no weight gain!
Tuesday, October 08, 2013      6 comments

Our son was married about a week ago and we have been laughing at the musical beds with so many people visiting!! It has been fun - was concerned with all the parties, food, goodies and all I would gain weight BUT I was sick for part of the tim... Read more
A new walking buddy!
Saturday, May 18, 2013      12 comments

Today my husband and I drove almost 6 hours to pick up our new family member and walking buddy! MEET LINUS: A rescue boxer from the Adopt A Boxer Rescue - he is ... Read more
The benefits of walking!
Friday, May 10, 2013      3 comments

My husband has a borderline A1C level and his cardiologist told him if you walk and drop 10 pounds you should be all set (of course he is on the highest dose of Lipitor that causes diabetes in women and a concern) so we had already started walki... Read more
Saturday, May 04, 2013      9 comments

Many of you who know me - know that I started on Spark people just before the Kentucky Derby 4 years ago. Those of you who do not know me may not know HOW MUCH I love the Kentucky Derby and the Triple Crown race for horse racing. With me u... Read more
Saturday, April 20, 2013      6 comments

Ah it was so nice to be able and go outside today after being in lock down mode for over 18 hours on Friday! Freedom is something most people take for granted and they should not. It is not free. It comes with a price - that price every ... Read more
An Emotional Week
Thursday, April 18, 2013      8 comments

As a life long resident of Boston I can tell you it has been a long, draining, emotionally charged week. Waiting to know your loved ones are safe - praise God both my husband and future daughter in law were - although when you stop to think... Read more

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