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CAROLJ35's Blogs

Friday, October 05, 2012      10 comments

I know this is Friday, but is it Friday, the 13th??? This morning I arose with lots of energy and had so many jobs started. Before house got too warm, I decided to make DH a cherry crumb pie. After all, I needed to use that one pie crust and... Read more
What Did We Do On Our 58th Wedding Anniversary???
Tuesday, September 11, 2012      14 comments

It was a gorgeous day in NC, one that reminded us that Fall is just around the corner. Was our 58th wedding anniversary and our son and wife's 18th. We all did the same thing - worked like fools!!! My husband worked hard outdoors cutting up ... Read more
Wednesday, September 05, 2012      5 comments

Next Wednesday, Sept. 12, three Sparkers are meeting at the Durham Mall just off I-85. QUADMOM is from Texas, ADEWYNN is from Durham, and CAROLJ35 is from Wake Forest and this is the third time we have met in person. So neat to have Spark Fri... Read more
I Will Not Eat While Standing! I Will Not Eat.............
Friday, August 31, 2012      14 comments

Remember when the teacher used to make students write "I will not......." a hundred times??? That's what I need to do!!! Write "I will not eat while standing" over and over. Beginning this morning I will put nothing in my mouth (except beve... Read more
OOPS!!! Did I Forget The Meat???
Sunday, August 26, 2012      12 comments

Since DH and I had not had any pasta for some time we decided that would be a good Sunday evening dinner. So I sauteed 4 small (7 inch) zucchini with onion, garlic, lots of red, orange and yellow peppers, and plenty of herbs in a little olive o... Read more
Never Quit Pledge
Sunday, August 12, 2012      2 comments

Sunday, August 12, 2012 Never Quit Pledge Today, I promise I will not quit. I pledge that no matter, how many ups and downs I pass through, I will continue on my journey. I pledge to make a NEW START today, and forgive mys... Read more
Time to Face the Truth!!!
Sunday, August 12, 2012      6 comments

Company is all gone and now I must face reality as I have time to think in the quiet Lake House. Very upset with myself as I have not been so far off my eating program since I started SP. I am extremely tired and must get on the ball to get ri... Read more
Water Zumba
Saturday, July 28, 2012      8 comments

A Spark Friend said today she was doing Water Zumba and I thought that sounded great! Since I am in the pool several hours each day in this hot weather I decided to shake up my water aerobics and swimming with some zumba. Of course, I don't kn... Read more
Friday, July 20, 2012      8 comments

The words at the bottom of results from blood work done last week are: "Your cholesterol, hemoglobin A1c, thyroid and Vitamin D are all excellent". Isn't that good for a woman 76 years of age??? I owe my thanks to Spark People and to all o... Read more
What Happened? Can't schedule appointments!!!
Wednesday, June 20, 2012      8 comments

OMG Just tried to schedule appointments and that space is no longer there!!! I will miss that as I often used it!!! ... Read more
Thursday, June 07, 2012      4 comments

I am used to following a 1200-1500 calorie diet of healthy foods. It is those little cheats that get me in trouble so I will avoid sweets!!! Do you think it wise to shake up your diet once in a while and maybe follow South Beach or something e... Read more
What A Week This Has Been!!!
Thursday, March 29, 2012      8 comments

Sunday a wisdom tooth started to misbehave. Monday, was in extreme pain, became very nauseous, found dr. to extract it. Remained very sick all day, even running fever. Survived on Coke and chicken noodle soup. Tuesday, felt better, did as... Read more
Am I Allowed to Brag???
Saturday, February 11, 2012      21 comments

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Blog Twice Today
Saturday, January 21, 2012      3 comments

So now I will blog for the second time since yesterday's did not post!!! Helped the ladies (and some men) who worked so hard to have a successful yard sale at the church today. It was held indoors and DH and I were both of some help. Don't u... Read more
YES, I DID Blog Yesterday!!!
Saturday, January 21, 2012      3 comments

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