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Start living...

Monday, October 15, 2012      5 comments

"Stop living life for what's around the corner & start enjoying the walk down the street."- Grant L. Miller Awesome reminder...... Read more

Helping others...

Sunday, October 14, 2012      6 comments

Great opportunities to help others help others seldom come, but small ones surround us everday. -Sally Koch Love this one!!!! It reminds me of Random Acts of Kindess!!! Have a wonderful day!!!... Read more

A quote...

Saturday, October 13, 2012      4 comments

People take different roads seeking fulfillment & happiness; just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost.-H Jackson Brown, Jr. This is a great reminder that we ALL have our own path to follow in this life and need... Read more


Friday, October 12, 2012      6 comments

"He who says he never needs help, most does."- Malcolm Forbes This is perfect not only for the "real world" but for all of us here on spark people.. doing the best we can to help ourselves and those around us... realizing that at some point... Read more


Thursday, October 11, 2012      3 comments

Yesterday I opted to skip running going to the gym instead and working out on the elliptical and then doing some strength training! I decided my knees/feet needed an extra day off from running/jogging... today I will RUN!!!! It's only 39 degr... Read more

John F. Kennedy quote..

Wednesday, October 10, 2012      1 comments

Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.- John F. Kennedy Amen.... as the political pundits con... Read more


Tuesday, October 09, 2012      4 comments

"Kindess is hard to give away because it keeps coming back."-Unknown ... Read more


Monday, October 08, 2012      4 comments

Isn't it amazing what we can accomplish when we remove the word "can't" from our vocabulary? Still learning at 50!!! Have a wonderful day my friends!!!... Read more

I did it...

Sunday, October 07, 2012      7 comments

My first 5K is in the books!! I'm so glad I chose to do my "training" at the Veteran's Cemetery, with it's slightly rolling hills, as the entire course was "hilly"... It was a great challenge and I'm proud of my time of 41:13, as that beat my p... Read more

Heading out...

Saturday, October 06, 2012      4 comments

The 5K Fun Run/Walk registration begins at 7:40AM... it's a 40 minute drive... so I'm getting ready to out... my hubby and Layton are going with me... YEAH!!! I'm pumped... just wish it was a little warmer... it's only 39 degrees right now... B... Read more

Perfect timing...

Friday, October 05, 2012      3 comments

“Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat... Read more

Last day...

Thursday, October 04, 2012      6 comments

Today is supposed to be the "warmest" day of the week!!! It's also my last run/walk before my very first 5K on Saturday!!! I've got this... slow but steady... I've got this.... Everyone have an awesome day!... Read more

Makes you think..

Wednesday, October 03, 2012      4 comments

"What a child doesn't receive she can seldom give later."- P.D. James This quote makes me think not only of the children/young adults I work with everyday but we adults who seem to struggle with relationships and other life issues... could... Read more

C. S. Lewis...

Tuesday, October 02, 2012      4 comments

"Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward."- C.S. Lewis I read this on a Spark member's page the other day and it really spoke to me... Have a w... Read more

Russian Proverb...

Monday, October 01, 2012      5 comments

"A kind word is like a spring day."-Russian proverb Short, sweet, annd perfect! Have a great day!... Read more

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