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Thursday, September 06, 2012      5 comments

I've never been very good at accepting compliments, although I am very good at giving sincere compliments to those around me, anyway, one of my good friends overheard me downplaying my weight loss and I "how good I look" to a social friend who ... Read more


Wednesday, September 05, 2012      5 comments

"What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable."- Joseph Addison It's amazing what a little smile can do for others! Have you ... Read more

Bike Ride

Tuesday, September 04, 2012      5 comments

It was too gorgeous yesterday morning to NOT get moving... so I hopped on my bike and went for a "little" bike ride! I'm proud to say I rode 16.47 miles.... in a little under 90 minutes... by the time I got home I was soaked it sweat and it fel... Read more

A thought.

Monday, September 03, 2012      4 comments

“Love me when I least deserve it, because that's when I really need it.” Swedish Proverb Sometimes we tend to love only those whom we deem worthy, you know those who are easy to love, when in reality those who appear to be "unloveable" are ... Read more

A quote...

Sunday, September 02, 2012      5 comments

Some people come into our lives and leave a footprints on our hearts and we're are never ever the same.” ~Flavia Weedn I'm thankful for all those people who've come in and out of my life, as each of them helped form me into the person I am ... Read more

Just DO it!!

Saturday, September 01, 2012      2 comments

I've made up my mind that I AM going to do a 5K Fun Run/Walk on October 6th!! This is something that I would've never considered a 100 pounds ago, but now I believe the sky is the limit. I'll be the one spending the majority of the 5K walking,... Read more

A great quote...

Friday, August 31, 2012      4 comments

"Don't be pushed by your problems; be led by your dreams!!!-Anon Love this quote!!!!!... Read more

Weight Loss...

Thursday, August 30, 2012      8 comments

In early June I made the choice to put my scale away, as I was allowing it too consume too much of "energy" on my path to a healthier me... I took it out this morning, as I'm getting ready to participate in SELF magazines 8 week challenge and h... Read more


Wednesday, August 29, 2012      2 comments

If you aren't fired with enthusiasm,you will be fired with enthusiasm.-Vince Lombardi As a teacher, it is of vital importance to me to approach my daily tasks with enthusiasm, as I want to inspire my students... If I'm not enthusiastic abou... Read more


Tuesday, August 28, 2012      4 comments

Just heard a story on our local news that 90 million, yes 90 million Americans are choosing NOT to vote this year... Why? They are too busy... really, really??? This just amazes and greatly disappoints me... as I am a strong strong supporter of... Read more

Short and simple

Monday, August 27, 2012      6 comments

Strong is what happen when weak goes away! I read this today and it really jumped out at me... simple but true! Have a great day!... Read more

Try... just... Try.

Sunday, August 26, 2012      4 comments

This morning I was feeling especially brave... so after warming up during my walk I decided to try "jogging" a bit... something I've believed was beyond me.... but I'm happy to report that I was successful. Now... I didn't "jog" for a great dis... Read more


Saturday, August 25, 2012      2 comments

(Hope this doesn't show up twice... the first one didn't appear)!! I woke up extra early and took a nice walk around the river and the campground!!! Beautiful scenery!!!! Beautiful morning! Enjoy your day!!!... Read more

Too busy, but...

Friday, August 24, 2012      1 comments

Too busy... but... my hubby and I had planned on working on our screened in backporch this week-end we're redoing it from the floor up or ceiling down.... LOL! We've put it on the backburner while focusing on the inside work.... well... we rece... Read more


Thursday, August 23, 2012      2 comments

Experience is not what happens to us. It's what we do with what happens to us.-A. Huxley This is so true...... Read more

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