Today is International No Diet Day
Always on May 6th
International No Diet Day encourages us to appreciate the bodies we have. You could consider it a "Big" backlash against becoming little (err thin), people. This day is intended for us to appreciate the body we have. It e... Read more
May 5 -- a Day of Celebration
Most people don't know that back in 1912, Hellmann's
Mayonnaise was manufactured in England. In fact,
the Titanic was carrying 12,000
jars of the condiment scheduled
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Praying -- A Simple Way to Stay Sharp
From Woman's World mag:
Women who pray regularly are almost 50% less likely to have mild dementia or Alzheimer's. Experts theorize that the thought processes involved in prayer, and the content of the prayers, provide the protection.
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Thursday and Friday -- Oh, bother!
Even the best laid plans go awry! Setbacks of one kind or another happen. But, why, oh why, do they have to happen in double or triples?
The truck broke down this week and while DH was under it working he saw that the frame was shot on it... Read more
Monday and Tuesday
Was really busy yesterday sorting, cleaning, rearranging. We purchased a used entertainment center and I had to clear the old one all out before bringing it in. Worked for hours! Half one fairly large box of old records and videos to take to ... Read more
Thursday and Friday/WooHoo Steps!
On Thursday we went out with DD family to celebrate the twins' birthday. It was Stromboli, loaded fries, and salad. I kept with the small plate servings and really felt accomplished at not over eating. No soda, only water and coffee to drink ... Read more
Tuesday -- trying something new!
DH picked up a jar of chili hot dog sauce we have never tried before. Planning to have gluten free, nitrate free, hot dogs for supper. Making some potato salad, too. Told him when he bought it last week I would try to plan a picnic meal. Gue... Read more
Saturday and Sunday, 19 and 20
Had a weekend. Went shopping with DH on Sat for a few things and we stopped off at a Good Will. Found t... Read more
Just a Wee Bit Frustrated
Got done logging everything in and I am under on my protein and fiber, over on calories! It was that . ... Read more
DH and I were out getting a few groceries today. I went to JoAnn Crafts to pick up some patterns and some beads for my new beading projects. Not sure when he did it, but when we got back to the truck, there it was -- a lovely bouquet of flower... Read more
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Friday was son's birthday. After church service, we went out to eat with him and his family. It was a late night. Tried a soft taco the place had and I couldn't eat it all. Brought some home for Saturday lunch.
Had a migraine Saturday a... Read more
Knowing the unknowable
You open your arms, Jesus, in one great divine embrace of all that is and all that I am. You exclude no one and leave nothing out, no shame or guilt, no failures or unfulfilled longings.
Heart wounds cry out i... Read more
The Easter Egg Tree--Just for Fun!
There was a little lad, let's just call him Fred
Who early on Easter Eve, went to his little bed.
While sleeping and dreaming, this little lad of four
Did not know what was happening outside his own back door.
When dawned the ... Read more
It Has Been Awhile!
I had determined awhile back to try to blog three times a week. I have not managed to do that this week -- yet! Have been busy working on DGDs Easter dress. Couldn't find my zipper foot today to finish up the back. Had to do it the old fashi... Read more
At Son's Tonight
Staying over to get kids on bus in the morning. DIL is away at Hershey because her Mom is having surgery in the morning. Please pray all goes well.
Still in pain from whatever I did to my neck and upper back. Chiropractor thinks I may be... Read more
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