10,000-14,999 SparkPoints 11,805


Calorie counting advice
Tuesday, November 12, 2013      1 comments

Hi everyone I just made a discovery that may help some of you. One serving of raisin bran and 8 oz. of 2% milk equals 327 calories! Bran cereal, 5 oz. of raisins, and 8 oz. Vanilla almond milk unsweetened equals 162 calories! A difference of 165... Read more
New Routes
Sunday, August 18, 2013      5 comments

Yesterday and today was for exploring the area we moved to in March, the garden has slowed down a bit and there hasn't been much to preserve so I have had fun tracking out new routes to walk and go biking. I have found some really peaceful back ... Read more
Still working toward fall harvest
Tuesday, July 16, 2013      0 comments

Planted green beans with the potatoes, beside and in the potato rows. Squished potato bugs and their eggs. Not bad for this time of year, I've been keeping up with them. Plan on planting black eyed Suzies in place of bachelor buttons that go... Read more
A day in the garden
Monday, July 15, 2013      2 comments

HOT HOT HOT Maxed out our thermometer in the sun, anyway I planted a second crop of green beans and cilantro, picked purslane (grows as a weed here) and added it to my nightly salad it was great and full of omega 3. Also had the first beet gree... Read more
Todays activities
Sunday, July 14, 2013      1 comments

Made my husbands birthday cake, watered and talked with my chickens, transplanted some flowers out front, did 4 reps of arm strength training with my new 2 lb sand balls. Next is planting second crop of green beans.... Read more
Good Morning!
Friday, July 12, 2013      1 comments

What a beautiful day in Maine. My goals for the day is to weed the garden for at least an hour and go for a walk. Going camping this coming week and plan on taking many Spark recipes with me to cook out. I am losing weight and gaining strength a... Read more
New Dress
Thursday, July 11, 2013      1 comments

I love wearing dresses in the summer, now that I lost weight I went to a thrift shop to find some clothes that fit. I found a dress that I thought was so pretty and comfortable looking I took it home. Well the dress is too tight on my arms and s... Read more
Summer inspiration!
Wednesday, July 10, 2013      1 comments

This past winter in Maine was the worse, I gained about 10 pounds on top of my 40 pounds of being over weight, had no exercise (except shoveling snow a couple times) got completely depressed from lack of sunshine, lost a job I loved, then we mo... Read more
To be this thin again! I have the power!
Wednesday, June 12, 2013      1 comments

... Read more