You donít get to choose how you are going to die. Or when. You can only decide how you are going to live. Now. Joan Baez
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Reflecting on 50 and my progress!!!
Today is the day I celebrate the 50th anniversary of my birth! It has been an absolutely awesome day, filled with lots of phone calls, messages, cards, and hugs! I am so blessed with my life and all the wonderful people who God has placed in m... Read more
Back to Work...
Well, after relaxing my diet for the BIG events this week-end, it's right back on track today! No, I didn't completely throw my plan out the window just pushed the enveloped of what I allowed myself to eat... I actually ate some of my birthday ... Read more
Suprise 50th Party
Last night I thought I was going out with some of my gal pals to celebrate my 50th birthday, which did happen, but the evening ended back in Dexter where my family and friends were waiting to surprise me with an awesome early 50th birthday part... Read more
Just wanted to share two new pictures of me... the last ones I posted were taken in Oct. and I've lost 21 additional pounds since then.
Also a photo of my newest grandson and his big brother!
Worked out early this morning... 3.25 mile walk at our local park...
Going to spend some time with my deahubby and Layton before heading out with some of my dearest lady friends to celebrate my 50th birthday.. a few days early!!!
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Busy but Great Day planned.
No school today for spring break! So, I'm going to get an early morning workout in before making the 90 minute drive to see my newest grandson and his big brother (their parents, too) for a few hours, returning home in time for a much needed tr... Read more
Henry ALonzo Myers
Friends, companions, lovers, are those who treat us in terms of our unlimited worth to ourselves. They are closest to us who best understand what life means to us, who feel for us as we feel for ourselves, who are bound to us in triumph and disa... Read more
Make new friends, but keep the old;
Those are silver, these are gold.
New-made friendships, like new wine,
Age will mellow and refine.
Friendships that have stood the test -
Time and change - are surely best;
Brow may wrinkle, hair g... Read more
Life is an opportunity, benefit from it.
Life is beauty, admire it.
Life is bliss, taste it.
Life is a dream, realize it.
Life is a challenge, meet it.
Life is a duty, complete it.
Life is a game, play it.
Life is a promise, fulfil... Read more
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, "I used everything you gave me." ~Erma Bombeck
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Finding the good...
If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul.
Rabbi Harold Kushner
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I'm proud to announce the arrival of our fifth grandchild, and fourth grandson, Anderson Wallace Shafer! He made his grand entrance at 3:18AM today, 3/3/12, weighing in at 8lbs 8oz and 20.5 inches in length! He is absolutely adorable!
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This is the day...
This is the day that the LORD hath made; We will rejoice and be glad in it.-Psalm118:24
Today is a non-renewable resource-once it's gone, it's gone forever; Today puta smile on your face, kind words on your lips, and a song in your heart. ... Read more
Missouri Storms- Makes me think...
Our little community was spared the devastation many around received and for that I am quite thankful. Sadly, less than ten miles from here there were several homes destroyed and one mad lost his life... My thoughts and prayers are with all tho... Read more
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