Tuesday -- Tea Day for me!
Just wanted to share a little information I read in Woman's World magazine. Interesting!
Ginger tea -- Sipping ginger tea daily can rev up your metabolism and flush trapped fats, toxins, and salts from your body, relieving bloating, says B... Read more
Bird Watching -- What a Hoot!
DH and I have been having great fun watching the birds who come to our bird feeders -- and scaring away the squirrels. I believe I have counted at least six pairs of blue jays and six pairs of cardinals. Numerous junkos, and lots chickadees. ... Read more
Wed through Saturday
On Wednesday, my daughter and I did the "Mary, Mother of Jesus" program for the Senior Center. It was well received. On Thursday, DH and I ran some errands. Yesterday, I hosted our sibling "coffee klatsch". All of my brothers attended, and ... Read more
On Saturday, we went out bent and denting with daughter and husband. Got a great buy on some protein powder and some no nitrate/nitrite hot dogs. Oh, some protein bars, too. When we returned home, there was a message on the answer machine fro... Read more
Oh, No! My flip-flopping soul!
Hubby and I went to a Senior luncheon yesterday. We both wore boots -- cowgirl, cowboy. I hadn't worn them very much since I had trouble with any kind of a heel when my knees were being awful, These boots had a small heel, but not flat. It w... Read more
Just Thinking . . .
While we are trying to add the proper amount of fruits and veggies to our daily nutrition, why not add the fruit of the spirit? Gal. 5:22-23
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Annual Family Get Together Tonight
Some years ago, I started doing a "love dinner". My kids and grandkids celebrating Love. I get the grandkids something (which is getting harder with all but one a teenager). The four grand daughters get a heart necklace this year. And all ge... Read more
Emotional Upheaval Last Week
It was such a tough week to go through all the motions of being normal. Our dog, Lady, went missing and we have been unable to find her. We have resigned ourselves to the fact that she will not be found. She liked to roam our hillside, as wel... Read more
DH surprised me with a set of gingerbread dolls for Christmas. I decorate some with gingerbread items for the holidays. Even let some out all year round. He said this was my 'surprise' gift because I would never guess he would get me these. ... Read more
Almost a Week of Challenge Done
It has been a good week with my steps. Got my fitbit up and working again. Because I am working on getting more steps in, the calories I am burning has me satisfied. It is difficult to get a hard workout in just yet. I want to get back to th... Read more
It Was Years Ago, AND still brings tears to my eyes.
We were poor, but didn't know how much because like my Mom said, "At least you never went to bed hungry." We never did.
One Christmas I was excited to get my brothers something. I had saved some of my 'huckleberry money' from the summer. ... Read more
Baking Spirits Bright!!!
Just made two kinds of cookies tonight. Tried a new recipe from a cake mix. letting them cool.
Suppose ... Read more
This Was a Busy Week!
Monday--Went to chiropractor to help get rid of back pain. He said my hip was locked and that was why it was so painful. He worked on it quite awhile and got it to move. We took our oldest grand daughter with us because she needed to do some ... Read more
My Thanksgiving Tradition/Over the River
Over the river an through the woods
to Grandma's house we go. Hubby will drive the four wheel drive, thru the white and drifted snow--oh! Over the river and thru the woods, hoping for homemade rolls, When warm and toasty with butter on, the k... Read more
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Decided to go to the Dr's today. I have sinusitis and pharyngitis. I will be doing a course of antibiotics and hope this stops the pain!!!
Way off on my eating and exercise due to this illness and trying to set my house back in order sinc... Read more