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a sweet moment, keeping it light
7/26/2014 1:38:10 PM,  2 COMMENTS

My husband and I were leaving the house yesterday a yellow swallowtail flew by him and he asked if I saw it, I said no as I had turned to shut the doo...  Read more

FENWAYGIRL18

What an awful lunch
7/26/2014 1:36:16 PM,  4 COMMENTS

lima beans, codfish, flax seeds and cumin I won't do this again! I am not craving things. I guess that is a good sign. chris...  Read more

CTUPTON

Saturday 7/16/2014
7/26/2014 1:11:17 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Up early as usual, put more stuff up on Ebay, made coffee, took care of cats and dog, then went to Farmer's Market. Walked around for 3 1/2 hrs. Got s...  Read more

PURPLE0906

In 2008 someone wrote this about giving up dairy. It is news to me!
7/26/2014 12:13:32 PM,  4 COMMENTS

NOTE: I did not write any of this! chris "There is an interesting section in the book "skinny bitch" about dairy which explains a lot about...  Read more

CTUPTON

Menus based on my food sensitivity testing--oh my!
7/26/2014 11:54:04 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I just made a green smoothie from kale, peppermint tea, and coconut. No dairy is listed on the 4 day rotation diet they gave me. I normally would...  Read more

CTUPTON

Goals for the weekend
7/26/2014 9:19:32 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Today I will track my food and Today I won't drink any pop even though I am craving it. Tomorrow - I will get in 3000 steps and I won't slack on...  Read more

NEELIXNKES

Saturday
7/26/2014 1:00:12 AM,  1 COMMENTS

What a bust day be blessed sending prayers hygs and light...  Read more

CHIBIKARATE

Good, solid day.
7/25/2014 11:35:45 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Today went fairly well. My boyfriend's dad was a little annoying and wouldn't stop talking, but at least he wasn't angry today. I did my strength...  Read more

INSILVERSCRIPT

Tiring (for me) "fun" trips for my disabled husband
7/25/2014 6:25:25 PM,  11 COMMENTS

I really would like my husband to experience more than our 4 walls here in the condo. I am so involved just doing the required things I don't have en...  Read more

CTUPTON

Is life a game? If so I'm not even in contention
7/25/2014 1:12:53 PM,  5 COMMENTS

When I wasn't sick god I had so many "so called friends and family was a lot closer" but when I got sick I found out who really cared and loved me and...  Read more

FENWAYGIRL18

Dealing with inconsistency and making excuses!
7/25/2014 8:50:58 AM,  6 COMMENTS

I am still pushing thru. Losing very slowly due to smaller amounts of exercise and inconsistency in eating. My husband FINALLY found a job (let's ho...  Read more

JPL2014

A techy spoon to help people with hand tremors!
7/25/2014 7:28:03 AM,  8 COMMENTS

www.agingcare.com/Articles/spoon-helps-sen
iors-with-tremors-164492.htm www.agingcare.com is a website with wonderful tips for caregivers...  Read more

CTUPTON

Psoriasis Abysis
7/25/2014 3:22:09 AM,  1 COMMENTS

I am in hades. Fire red burning, crazy itching psoriasis flare which has thrust me into a nightmare of pain is my fate. Again. Yes, again. ...  Read more

GRAYLADY13

Visual Motivation
7/25/2014 2:34:11 AM,  7 COMMENTS

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SONFLOWERGAMMY

TGIF
7/25/2014 12:27:37 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Be blessed and sending prayers love light joy and happiness hugz...  Read more

CHIBIKARATE

The Grand Is Visiting
7/24/2014 9:25:27 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Our grandson is here visiting for hubby's 60th birthday. He is so big! When they are so young, a year makes a big difference! When we last saw him,...  Read more

AQUAGIRL08

My shoulder might have been less damaged if....
7/24/2014 8:35:06 PM,  11 COMMENTS

My shoulder might have been less damaged if....I had known enough to move it more. I had plenty of physical therapy. And I moved it as much as po...  Read more

CTUPTON

Feeling Slow Today
7/24/2014 7:30:34 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Today has gone pretty well. I'm still sticking to my fitness plan I wrote down in my new notebook, and I think my idea of adding stickers every day I...  Read more

INSILVERSCRIPT

My "Free Day" August 31, 2014
7/24/2014 5:49:06 PM,  6 COMMENTS

I am implementing a technique where I will write down (post here) every food I crave when I am craving it during the next month with the promise of be...  Read more

SONFLOWERGAMMY

Thursdary
7/24/2014 12:13:00 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Bery bad day nothing was good so life is live love light joy and laughter sending prayers and hugz...  Read more

CHIBIKARATE

Struggling with...
7/23/2014 11:15:45 PM,  11 COMMENTS

Struggling with Self Discipline I would love to be training for a marathon but in all honesty my biggest challenge right now is simply staying tr...  Read more

SONFLOWERGAMMY

Today is (thankfully) better.
7/23/2014 6:36:21 PM,  2 COMMENTS

So, today is way better than yesterday. I woke up around noon, went downstairs and got to hang out with my boyfriend's mom and her three dogs, which w...  Read more

INSILVERSCRIPT

doing a little better today
7/23/2014 4:57:01 PM,  1 COMMENTS

No back spasms, just a little pain left over. I didn't do a lot of walking around work today, but when I did I took the stairs and no elevators. I'm...  Read more

PBAILEY06

This And That......
7/23/2014 10:50:30 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Last Friday, I was given a new home program and released from physical therapy. This is a big relief because it takes up a lot of my time. On Monday...  Read more

AQUAGIRL08

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
7/23/2014 8:36:08 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Today I can't rejoice because everything is good in my body, mind and spirit but my soul can rejoice in the Lord! Hallelujah 104 I rejoice in the know...  Read more

SONFLOWERGAMMY

Hangman but for music terms--"Hangnote"
7/23/2014 7:40:47 AM,  7 COMMENTS

www.musictheory.org.uk/hang-note.php This is so much fun! chris...  Read more

CTUPTON

hemidemisemiquaver???????
???

7/23/2014 7:37:28 AM,  8 COMMENTS

Quotes: Their gaiety consisted of ruling staves and copying a borrowed duet filled with hemidemisemiquavers . -- Patrick O'Brian,...  Read more

CTUPTON

Happyhump day
7/23/2014 12:31:49 AM,  4 COMMENTS

Sending prayers and blessings live life to the fullest hugz...  Read more

CHIBIKARATE

Crappy day was crappy.
7/22/2014 11:48:29 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Today was pretty terrible. I think I've mentioned briefly before that my boyfriend's dad has an anger problem. Every few weeks or so, he'll have...  Read more

INSILVERSCRIPT

Wearable Computing Gloves for learning Braille
7/22/2014 6:47:06 PM,  9 COMMENTS

The device evolved from a technology-enhanced glove that teaches beginners how to play piano melodies in 45 minutes, created a few years ago...  Read more

CTUPTON

Exploding "Pyrex" cookware--BEWARE!
7/22/2014 6:38:39 PM,  8 COMMENTS

www.techfragments.com/1608/exploding-pyrex
-cookware/ This makes me mad. Companies changed the composition of "Pyrex" and now we...  Read more

CTUPTON

Starting back slowly
7/22/2014 3:33:29 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Been gone for the past few days, my back started spasming on Thursday, so I was pretty much out of commission for the weekend. Today I started walkin...  Read more

PBAILEY06

Best peppermint tea!
7/22/2014 2:36:48 PM,  11 COMMENTS

Carington Peppermint tea. My daughter introduced me to this. Very full bodied and smooth! I had to order it online. I could not find it in the st...  Read more

CTUPTON

The Catch-22
7/22/2014 2:18:02 PM,  1 COMMENTS

I'm really sore this morning. That happens every day, and I'm fairly used to it. Here's the thing: usually when I do my exercise, the soreness go...  Read more

INSILVERSCRIPT

Depressed
7/22/2014 1:35:32 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I am frozen in a hell of depression headache with low energy and the hungries plaguing me. Been this way for days. Goddess what put me here? If...  Read more

GRAYLADY13

never 2 decent days in a row
7/22/2014 12:49:16 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Yesterday was a decent day, so why would I ever think I'd have two in a row? So on days like today when every joint in my body feels like it's being c...  Read more

FENWAYGIRL18

Tues
7/22/2014 12:28:42 AM,  5 COMMENTS

Be blessed and enjoy life sending light love joy happiness and prayers and many many blessings hugz...  Read more

CHIBIKARATE

I Used To See Food As... Food
7/21/2014 7:22:19 PM,  3 COMMENTS

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day but for me, EVERY meal has to be important. Proper nutrition, avoiding excess sugars, while...  Read more

SPARKED2BFIT

Been a long time since I posted a Blog....Stuff you all missed
7/21/2014 6:50:59 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Not sure I remember how. Last was in 2011. Yikes! Now things have really, really changed. I'm now working from home in a job I adore. I'm a...  Read more

LILYPUDGE

Staying strong despite distractions.
7/21/2014 5:55:49 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Today is going a bit better. I managed my 30 minutes on the bike last night, which felt awesome. I slept pretty well, had leftover yummy Chinese food...  Read more

INSILVERSCRIPT

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