Last night I had a the granddaughters. Trying to find something to do that they all want to do can be a challenge. I took them to the path by my house and we got off the path ... Read more
64 ever look at something everyday....
Ever look at something everyday and then all of a sudden it is different? You never noticed those subtle changes happening everyday ... until all of a sudden you are like "when did that happen?"
Well, if you read #63, you know my silly str... Read more
63 TGIF and then some...
TGIF Yep, for those of us weekday working folks TGIF seems to be what we live for - or is that work for.
Then I heard it put this way:
T = Trust What/who do you trust in?
G = Gratitude What/who are you grateful for?
I = Inspi... Read more
62 I'm walkin on sunshine.....
Are you singin yet? Yep, I'm walkin on sunshine, whoa.....
Ever have food call your name ---- like "Hey, Barb, you know what sounds REALLY good for lunch? A burrito from Taco Boy." Taco Boy is a local restaurant - it is this small, sort o... Read more
Ever have someone in your life that you try to encourage, motivate, or inspire - but they just never catch that spark? You sit and watch them struggle feeling helpless. You try to understand, but you just can't.
I have a friend who needs ... Read more
My bigest challenge of the day is to get my steps in on my fitbit. I have been sitting at my desk all morning and only have 1092 steps - goal for the day - 8,000 ---- AND i have a seminar from 5-8pm which involves, you got it - more sitting. A... Read more
59 fears, commitments, fun and rewards....
Saturday I had to face a huge fear of mine --- public speaking. I had an event to attend where I had to speak to a group of people for 30 minutes. I hate speaking to groups of people. I hate being the center of attention. I get nervous, I pa... Read more
#58 May is almost done.....
Just a few more hours and a new month, new goals, new beginnings!
I wrapped up this month with a walk during my lunch hour. While I missed eating out with my co-workers, I really enjoyed the wildflowers and birds. Felt good to be able to ... Read more
57 Magic fairys do exist!
Yesterday I posted that I wanted someone to wave the magic fairy wand. Ever have those days - when you just want it to be all right - but for whatever reason, feel too tired, too uninspired, too drained, too exhausted, too unwilling, too whatev... Read more
56 Pass the fairy wand please?
So I was shopping yesterday. Needed some summer shoes. Went to Nordstrom's Rack (my favorite place to shoe shop). Wanted a pair of black flats for work this summer. Was walking up and down the shoe racks looking at shoes, trying on sandals, ... Read more
Happy Memorial Day! Usually I hang my flag today, but my painter has the bracket down while he is painting, so I feel a bit unpatriotic!
My dad was a WWII Vet. He was shot while in France in December during a battle. I cna't even imagine... Read more
I am not a big morning person, I am more of a night owl. I am not one to jump out of bed and do some exercise. Most Sunday mornings you won't find me sitting in church, but out wandering along the trail through the woods near the creek by my h... Read more
#53 I rock
My fitbit said to me "Barbara, you ROCK"! My scale NEVER says that to me! over 10,000 steps yesterday and today!!! My little flower looked like a tall sunflower!!! Today was a good day. Now to stay on track for the weekend!... Read more
#52 - yesterday
It all started off with a fire at the office! We were told to evacuate by the fire department. Everything was quickly under control - just a smoldering piece of equipment in our hvac system. No one was hurt, everything was back to normal in a... Read more
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51 - first time
Not much to blog about today, trying to squish it all in and get it all done. Making another trip to Detroit for some Wings hockey with my son. Gonna be tough to get the steps in today, but should have lots of stairs again!
last Saturday... Read more