I can't believe I last posted early August, and that it is nearly the end of September.
In the meantime:
We had our 36th wedding anniversary.
I became a grandma to a sweet little baby boy Liam James
and took a trip to PA, WV, VA, NC, ... Read more
walking water challenge at work
Today starts the walking and water challenge at work. We have three teams. I think there are at least 49 people participating. I am on team 2, and we have several people that are already counting steps and daily walkers. Work will be awarding gi... Read more
thirty three days
This is a good day. I have faithfully logged in 33 days! Best I have done in a few years. Also, keeping up with my walking challenge - Since May 19, I only missed two days of not meeting my 5000 step plus challenge. That is only a two day miss o... Read more
Today, I have walked nearly 6000 steps already.
I went to the dentist, had a filling, and survived. I am a total dental wimp.
I spent most of the day pulling important family financial papers together, and nearly completed the task.
Then, ... Read more
Quite a few years ago I gave up soda, pop, cola, carbonated drinks. It is rare that I will imbibe. I drink water mostly, with some milk and coffee or t... Read more
mini reward day
I have been logging in for over two weeks.
I have been working at logging my food, not perfect, but been doing it.
I have been walking over 5000 steps since May 19 (only missed one day, and that by about 500 steps) so out 57 days, only misse... Read more
Choosing your Battles
Good evening, friends.
Have you ever had to make a decision about things you want to do? Not just about what you have to do, but those things that m... Read more
walking and painting
I JUST finished my 5000 plus step daily goal, after I finished the upcycled window I painted as a commission. It is of sunflowers. I used modgepodge to... Read more
funny little workout
As I have mentioned, I am working hard to try to get up every hour, and aim for 250 steps, but sometimes I fall short of it, and can't take that lon... Read more
Summer Heat Eczema
i am keeping a positive attitude, despite the fact that my hands are itchy itchy itchy and I am breaking out in eczema. it used to be just around my fingers, and the side of my foot, but this year it is all over the top of my hands, and partly o... Read more
Building up streaks
Today is day 7 of take 2 of 5000 plus steps per day personal challenge. It also marks two weeks of logging in.
I also have planted a mini portable her... Read more
Day Three - 250 steps per hour more or less
My FitBit app is suggesting walking 250 steps every hour.
That led me to suggest a challenge at work, and my boss said to research it.
I turne... Read more
Take Two - Day Two
Success is starting over when you miss the mark.
Success is not giving up.
Success is not just a bag of rice.
Success is doing it, even when t... Read more
Missed it: Do over Time
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."
- Martin Luther King Jr.
Yesterday I had every intention of finishing my 5000 step goal. I really truly did.
But I came home from work and needed to freela... Read more
Next goal on the horizon
As I near the early evening of June 12, I am pleased to say I have made over 5000 steps for 25 days, and today well over 6000 steps! My next goal, once I make the 30 day mark for 5000 steps, is to reach for 6000 daily steps. That will be a littl... Read more