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Off the Fence
(ok, forgive the repeat. the same entry for yesterday got deleted. User error or deficiency or something like that....) :)
There are two things I am grateful to my disease for: the emergence of my creative side and nowadays I stop and think ... Read more
Just received an email - I have been voted a SparkPeople Motivator.
Cried a little. Read it again.
A very heartfelt THANK YOU.... Read more
Ouch, garden, corn failure
I make bread at least once a week. Some weeks, it's as many as 2 or 3 times. I mill my own wheat and am thinking about growing wheat in the future.
Since early September, I have been skipping bread altogether to see if my inflammation ab... Read more
Beetle Battle and other greenish things
My garden is progressing nicely. Like everything in life, there are bumps in the road sometimes. And just like anything else you do in life, you get out of your garden EXACTLY as much as you put into it.
I picked caterpillars off of my ... Read more
During the last few months, I've been taking it real easy. Recovering from the dental disaster and getting used to my new natural thyroid meds.
As my body recovered, I decided it was time to deal with some stuff that I had put away, but ... Read more
A day or so ago, the Spark People's Healthy Reflection email contained the following quote:
Without forgiveness life is governed by...an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation. - Roberto Assagioli
It's true, there is no doubt. ... Read more
Garden Update & Julee Update :)
In previous blogs there are pics of the 20 Ton pile of dirt and tales of starting the garden - late because of the dental disaster. As you may have read, the dental disaster didn't really end until the June 2 pulling of The TOOTH.
The ga... Read more
The Power of the Mind
The way you think about things can affect the way things go. If you think something is "impossible", then it will be. If you go every day to your job thinking "I hate this job", then things will be miserable.
If you have someone at your... Read more
You Must be careful
how you walk and where you go, for there are those following you who will set their feet where yours are set..
-- Robert E. Lee... Read more
During May, I noticed my energy ebbing. Would work out really hard and then be almost sick for days from the weakness afterward. As time went on, this got worse till I was not just pushing me anymore, it was more like I was pushing a freight t... Read more
The strangest Secret
in the world is that you become what you think about.
-- Earl Nightingale
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Rally, Garden, Mountain Lion, Bobcat, Cataracts, Leafcutter Ants and.....
OK, I never really went anywhere, but feel as though I've been on the road for 3 weeks straight.
Worked to get the Spark Tucson Rally going - What a wonderful time! It was so nice to meet everyone who showed up. Those who did participat... Read more
Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.
~ Clementine Paddleford
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Cats and ferrets and birds, oh my!
I recently discovered that my physician was OK keeping my TSH at 5.45. No wonder I was tired all the time - I honestly thought it was my teeth hurting so much just wiping me out. Previous doc kept me around 2. When I asked him what he was go... Read more
It is better
to live on day as a lion than a thousand days as a lamb.
--Roman proverb... Read more