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Yesterday and today...

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Yesterday was great... so enjoyed my time with my two grandsons in Perryville, as well as watching Layton play his first ballgame of the season! Of course, I did get some exercise in with all three boys, but its not the same as a WORKOUT! (Not complaining, I love ALL the time I spend with them) However, today I was at the gym by 6:00 for Cross Fit Training...still don't love it... but I'm trying... After class I headed to the park for a nice long 5.25 walk..... Feeling good.... don't have to be perfect...just have to keep moving....

Have a great day...

  
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WHISPERINGPINE9 5/30/2013 7:45AM

    Sounds like your day was very successful! emoticon

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BECCAZEN7 5/30/2013 6:08AM

    Wow! That is quite a bit of exercise! So, what is cross fit? Sorry to ask but I have never heard of it.
Glad you got to spend time with your grandkids! They grow up so fast (I don't have any yet but I am hoping to someday).
Sounds like a nice long walk! How long does that long a walk take you? I do a 1.8 mile walk in my neighborhood with some big hills and it takes a good 30 mins.
anyway, have a great week! emoticon
Becca
Missourians! Team

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PMFISH 5/29/2013 11:10PM

    Sounds like a very busy time! Glad you are getting to spend time with the grandsons.

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CHRISKENANDKIDS 5/29/2013 10:25PM

    Sounds great! I am looking forward to walking more long distances since I need to start my MS Challenge Walk training and I think my knee has recovered enough to walk at least 3 miles. Keep up the great work!

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BERRY4 5/29/2013 1:31PM

    I collapse when trying some of the Cross Fit moves. It really isn't for me. -- I might add in some kettle ball workouts to "mix" thing up!
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IDLETYME 5/29/2013 11:49AM

    Sounds like you are getting a lot of walking in. That's great. When it's too hot, rainy or just yucky, I like to walk indoors to my Leslie Sansone dvd's. I haven't been doing as well with my Sparking since I had to put my dog to sleep. Been feeling pretty dumpy. I miss her. Will get back to reading my friends blogs. Hope you are having a super week. Enjoy! Hugs, Nancy emoticon

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Summer time fun...

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Today is going to be a great day! First, I'm heading to Perryville to hang out with two of my grandsons, Bennett and Anderson for the day! Fun! Fun! Afterwards, back home in time to see another grandson, Layton play in his first t-ball game of the year! Let the summer fun begin!

Have a great day!!!!

  
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DEEEBEE 5/30/2013 12:19AM

    It's always fun with grandkids! We'll be seeing ours at the end of June. REALLY looking forward to it.

DeAnne, Missourians Team

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PMFISH 5/28/2013 10:31PM

    emoticon What fun! Enjoy.

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WHISPERINGPINE9 5/28/2013 12:46PM

    Enjoy your day my friend.

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AJB121299 5/28/2013 7:55AM

    Enjoy

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JGRAY76 5/28/2013 7:50AM

    Enjoy your day with the grandkids. I wish I lived closer to mine so I could spend the day.

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Patience

Monday, May 27, 2013

Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections, but instantly set about remedying them-everyday begin the task anew.-Saint Francis de Sales

Patience and persistence are the crowning qualities of self-confident champions.-Dr. Robert Schueller

The strongest of all warriors are these two- TIME and PATIENCE.- Leo Tolstoy War & Peace

  
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PMFISH 5/27/2013 10:44PM

    I have always had a problem having patience with myself. Getting older a lot of that has changed.

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DWSCHUYLER 5/27/2013 10:24PM

    Patience is NOT my middle name - thanks for the reminder! emoticon

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BECCAZEN7 5/27/2013 6:51PM

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Becca
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NANCYPAT1 5/27/2013 12:36PM

    I agree, but I tend to want patience NOW and have some trouble BEING patient about waiting for patience to come.

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COOP9002 5/27/2013 11:30AM

    thanks for the reminder.

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JILLYMAUI 5/27/2013 10:54AM

    Thank you for the reminder to be patient with myself this is an important lesson for me.



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Motivation...

Sunday, May 26, 2013

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly! - Stephen R. Covey

  
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DEEEBEE 5/26/2013 10:58PM

    The best motivation comes from within...not when someone makes you!

DeAnne, Missourians Team

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MARYJOANNA 5/26/2013 2:47PM

  Very true!

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COOP9002 5/26/2013 2:34PM

    Indeed.

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GOLFGMA 5/26/2013 2:00PM

    Need my fire lit today!

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FEMISLIM 5/26/2013 1:43PM

    Right!!!

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HELEN_BRU 5/26/2013 1:18PM

    Oh, I believe that!

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PMFISH 5/26/2013 12:54PM

    Very True!

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JACKIE542 5/26/2013 12:24PM

    True emoticon

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Memorial Day Weekend!

Saturday, May 25, 2013

While we're all enjoying this long weekend and unofficial start to summer, please take some time to remember our Veteran's and current military men and women, as that is what Memorial Day Weekend is TRULY all about! Thank you to all who serve or have served this wonderful country of ours!!

  
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BECCAZEN7 5/26/2013 6:28AM

    Absolutely! Thanks for that!
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Becca
Missourians! Team

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GRAMMY_22 5/25/2013 11:52AM

    I hope that you have a wonderful weekend!

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NANCYPAT1 5/25/2013 11:50AM

    Definitely will be keeping them in my prayers - not only THIS weekend but always

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NIKKICOLE83 5/25/2013 9:08AM

    Absolutely. Memorial Day has a completely different meaning for me now. My daughter passed from a terminal illness on Memorial Day weekend 3 years ago. Ironically, my fiancÚ's grandfather, who was military, passed away Memorial Day weekend 11 years ago. Crazier than that is that their gravesites are in the same cemetery and face each other and my daughter passed before we began dating.

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SUNSETSEEKER 5/25/2013 8:59AM

  Thanks for the great reminder of what the holiday is about. Thank you to all who are or have served to preserve our freedoms. Special thanks to my dad for everything he did for me, he will always be my inspiration.

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