I am so happy to be back with the "Shooting Stars" for another 5% challenge. I can't wait to see where we will be flying off to. It is great to learn about our world by taking a virtual trips to new and wonderful sites.
Good luck to all my f... Read more
First, happy happy Valentine's Day to all of you.
Yesterday as I was answering a question for a person who was trying to learn how to best use the trackers, I was reminded myself of all the ways that The Sparkpeople web site makes it so easy f... Read more
December 27 will be the second anniversary of my joining Sparkpeople. Because my large happy family will be here to celebrate that day, it seems that I should be writing my thoughts today while it is quiet!
One of the scary, yet great, things about this web site is the ability to see just how fast time goes by. As we begin a new month and I can see how close I am to yet another Spark anniversary, I begin to panic! Maybe at 73 it's an age thing?
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My intention when I began the Sparkpeople plan has always been to find something that would fit into my life and become a part of every day. Last week I was lucky enough to spend time on Sanibel Island in Florida and had a wonderful relaxing va... Read more
It is so hard to believe how fast the weeks sail by. My intention for the rest of this challenge is to be aware of each day and get the very best out of myself.
Here's to all you fellow sparkers who are doing everything you can to become a he... Read more
The "Sizzling Summer" has begun and with the support of all you wonderful LEMONS I hope to really get with it.
Every day is a blessing and my hope is that I can remember that as I travel through each one.
Blessings to all!
Phyllis~~... Read more
It never ceases to amaze me to look back over my blogs and realize how fast time seems to slip by. My goals change, my menus change, my health changes and slowly my weight has changed. Sometimes life causes me to back-track but I am determined... Read more
It has been too long since my last update. Unfortunately my niece (Cathy's Quilt) lost her battle with cancer but taught me many lessons about life in her last days. One of the most important things was a reminder that in the end all we have i... Read more
Looking at the calendar this morning and realizing how fast this month is going by makes me want to work harder to make sure I get the most out of this day!
I expecially want to remind all you LEMONS to weigh in today! Read more
Cathy's quilt was finished in time to use as a raffle at a gathering of wonderful country people in a little place called Decker Chapel. I am proud to say, with the help of all my children and grandchildren that we raised $1,047 to give to Cath... Read more
Sometimes the life we plan gets side-tracked by the life we are sent. It has been several days since I wrote a blog, although I did plan to write one every day which is a goal on one of my teams.
I am trying to finish a quilt for a sweet ni... Read more
When I thought about what I would write today it seemed that waking up to a pipe spewing water under the sink was going to make me get over my "up" attitude which has been here since starting this blog idea.
However when I went to my Sparkpa... Read more
What a wonderful surprise I got this morning when logging in my breakfast. There was the addition of a "recent" food catagory which made the logging very easy!
Wishing everyone a wonderful day, stay safe and "keep sparking"!