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Sunday, November 29, 2009      5 comments

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Signing off for a while
Sunday, November 15, 2009      6 comments

This week I am facing foot surgery and will not be able to put any weight on that foot for 6 weeks. I have been wearing a cast from toe to knee for nearly 4 weeks, but bone is so shattered, it cannot heal without a plate and screws. (I broke b... Read more
Thursday, October 22, 2009      11 comments

First of all, I will say I am a person who is on my feet from the time I get up until I go to bed. One of my SP goals is to sit down and eat my meals, because I have a habit of doing other things while eating. Four weeks ago today, I took a... Read more
Entertaining Out-of-Town Guests
Sunday, October 11, 2009      3 comments

When our friends from PA visited this past week, we entertained them with a little day trip. Went to sweet potato farm near Henderson to purchase sweet potatoes. They got 1/2 bushel and we got a whole bushel to last through winter. Then down... Read more
"A Suitcase Full of Apples"
Sunday, October 11, 2009      2 comments

When our son arrived from Ohio I knew he was bringing us a sampling of the 5 kinds of apples he picked last week. What I didn't expect was a suitcase with 1/2 bushel apples tucked inside. There are Jonathans, Melrose, Jonagolds, Golden Delicio... Read more
Friday, October 09, 2009      5 comments

Yesterday I made a double batch of "rotten eggs". I have a great recipe for "pickled eggs" that my sister gave me about 50 years ago. I use canned, little whole beets, sugar, vinegar, hard-boiled eggs and thinly sliced onions with pickling spi... Read more
Lunch Was Like Dessert!!!
Thursday, September 24, 2009      5 comments

DH and I just had lunch. It tasted like dessert! A cottage cheese banana split! We each had a whole delicious fresh peach sliced, and half of a banana. Topped it with Lowfat cottage cheese and ate homemade banana bread with it. Peaches cam... Read more
Do You Need Any Hangers???
Monday, September 21, 2009      7 comments

Just spent the last two hours trying on clothes, folding them, and getting them ready for charity. Now I have an excess of hangers, at least 25. One dress I never wore, really like it, but it is definitely too big. Kind of nice to have extra... Read more
I'm tired tonight!!!
Thursday, September 17, 2009      3 comments

Painted one bedroom ceiling this afternoon and got lots of exercise in the process. Stretching as far as I could, up and down the ladder to re-position it, and reaching over the waterbed really made me stretch. Son had to do the last foot wher... Read more
I Can't Believe It!!!
Tuesday, September 15, 2009      8 comments

WOW! I rarely look at my accomplishments on my Spark Page, so was really surprised when I saw them today! 478 days of Log In 53 weeks of 150 min. of Exercise 474 days of 8 or more glasses of Water 420 days of 5 or more Fresh Fruits an... Read more
Lake House Seems So Empty
Monday, September 07, 2009      5 comments

From Friday afternoon until Monday morning the Lake House was teeming with activity. With 9 adults, 8 kids and 4 dogs, there was never a dull moment - except when everyone went to bed. And after a day fishing, boating, wakeboarding, water skii... Read more
Mom, you're trying to kill us with fat!!!
Thursday, September 03, 2009      5 comments

After my husband and I had been away for three days, our 13 year old grandson said to his mother, "Mom, Grandma has been gone for 3 days and you are trying to kill us with fat!!!" She had given them fried fish, fried chicken, and French fries i... Read more
Saturday, August 29, 2009      6 comments

This morning when I got on the scales I was so excited. After missing a few days of exercise when at Lake House and sitting in front of computer almost all day, my weight crept up 3 or 4 lbs. Then first day home we had several appointments sta... Read more
Is This A Swan Song???
Saturday, August 22, 2009      9 comments

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I WILL Get Caught Up With My Sparking!!!
Thursday, August 20, 2009      2 comments

I was very tired today! Guess I was just worn out from doing so much yesterday. Baked Chuck's birthday cake and prepared a special, but very nutritious dinner for 8. Today was busy as we got ready to go to Lake House where we plan to spend th... Read more

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