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Bake
4/18/2014 11:26:07 AM,  5 COMMENTS

thought last Friday would be my last Friday for baking at church but had half bag of chocolate chips, cup oatmeal, half bag of coconut, half jar peanu...  Read more

GIVEUP30

THINKING! -- Always a bad thing to do
4/17/2014 9:03:09 PM,  17 COMMENTS

Now if a sign like that doesn't motivate you, nothing will. But seriously, have you ever had one of those days when you just feel like you'd like...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

Concentrate on the Positives!
4/14/2014 11:20:43 AM,  11 COMMENTS

Concentrate on the Positives -- and let the negatives go! Just that one little sentence could turn your whole life around. If all you thought ab...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

great day
4/13/2014 5:41:45 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Having a great day I am really doing great hoping for you all to be having the same 311...  Read more

GIVEUP30

Turning over a new leaf..... starting with my schedule
4/13/2014 12:29:11 AM,  12 COMMENTS

9 313 250 Blowing my own horn, or giving myself a pat on the back -- whatever it is, I'm super happy about it. Today I crossed over 10,000 steps; 1...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

Mirrors: Friend or Foe?
4/12/2014 4:11:25 PM,  29 COMMENTS

126126126126126126126126126126 304 for checking this "revisit" blog out. By reposting it I am fulfilling a promise to a SP friend, who finds...  Read more

IMAVISION

WEEK THREE BUT WHO'S COUNTING
4/12/2014 10:44:47 AM,  6 COMMENTS

Another loss, although a small one. At least the scales are going in the right direction. I'm still struggling with the water intake, but am doing a l...  Read more

MAINLADY

Thinking over my week
4/10/2014 8:59:52 PM,  10 COMMENTS

Baby ducks and daffodils -- a surer sign of spring not to be found! It seems like mostly what I did last week was lament (a fancy word for wor...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

Winter in Fenway (Home of the Red Sox!)
4/6/2014 10:31:47 PM,  12 COMMENTS

300 60 300 60 300 60 300 60 300 60 304 for checking this out. I hope you enjoy it as much as we Visions have. I must admit that I had...  Read more

IMAVISION

My Art for Yarnell Home
4/6/2014 6:59:56 PM,  17 COMMENTS

This bright and friendly poppy painting is not large, but it won my heart as #1 #2 choice of the items still available. I really wanted an oak...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

Instead of "Giving Up" try "Slowing Down"
4/6/2014 12:20:05 AM,  14 COMMENTS

2013 was a harsh year for me. We all have them, and sometimes we can snap back and stay focused. Other times, it's just one too many things and we do...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

First Week of "my" Challenge
4/5/2014 12:57:44 PM,  8 COMMENTS

That's me, trying to do some of the ball exercises. As you can see, I'm a klutz! It's the main reason I stick to walking as my primary exercise....  Read more

SCOTMAMA

MOVING, MOVING, MOVING
4/5/2014 9:04:35 AM,  8 COMMENTS

360 237 I had a very good week, but only a .8 pound loss. I'm not discouraged though because the scale moved in the right direction. I started doing...  Read more

MAINLADY

GREAT DAY
4/2/2014 11:19:29 AM,  0 COMMENTS

made it to the gym do good or ok for me I am feeling go go go right now but know better slow down 311 315 194 414...  Read more

GIVEUP30

Mattresses -- I need more info
3/31/2014 10:22:29 PM,  9 COMMENTS

I've been checking on a mattress for our King-sized bed in the house being built. I remember it's been a long time since I bought the one on our bed...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

ONE WEEK DOWN!
3/29/2014 11:42:03 AM,  7 COMMENTS

This was my first week back at Spark and I feel it was successful. I ate right, tracked every morsel that went into my mouth, and even got in a little...  Read more

MAINLADY

"Green Thing" (Actually a walk down "Memory Lane" for some of us!)
3/28/2014 3:41:57 PM,  40 COMMENTS

435 435 435 435 435 435 435 435 435 435 The following is from an e-mail that a friend forwarded to me. I hope you enjoy it. As always...  Read more

IMAVISION

How to Overcome the Negatives
3/27/2014 10:04:40 PM,  10 COMMENTS

No, I really don't know how to overcome all the negatives that we are faced with on a daily basis. I was just hoping that by sitting down to write th...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

SO WHERE DO I GO FROM HERE?
3/25/2014 2:44:23 PM,  30 COMMENTS

This is a question that has been asked of me from everybody in my sphere of influence. I have been on chemo since July and it doesn’t get any easier....  Read more

FIRECOM

Small wonders
3/24/2014 7:01:12 PM,  9 COMMENTS

If you haven't watched the daily Spark blog for today, you should watch it. It shows the story of one of the survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing...  Read more

CATLADY52

DAY FOUR
3/24/2014 12:49:21 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Day four and I'm doing great! Thanks to everyone for helping me out with my question about walking with a walker. That's what I love about Spark Peopl...  Read more

MAINLADY

Restaurant Tricks: Ways to Save Your Hard Earned $$$
3/23/2014 5:46:38 PM,  32 COMMENTS

274 551 497 190 492 181 53 482 468 471 229 & 304 for stopping by to check out this blog topic. Probably you already are aware of most...  Read more

IMAVISION

I HAVE A QUESTION
3/23/2014 1:10:51 PM,  7 COMMENTS

Does anyone know how I can track my walking when I'm using a walker as an aid? When I click on fitness, it shows like a 15 minute miles, etc. and I'm...  Read more

MAINLADY

My 39-Day Challenge
3/23/2014 1:00:21 PM,  10 COMMENTS

Why 39? Why not 30 or a month, or 3 months? I chose 39 because that will take me all the way through April, beginning with today. And I chose today...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

My Blooper and Other Info
3/21/2014 9:20:13 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Lots of people have been wondering what it was I could have done to cause a week set-back in the building of our house. 40 OK, it wasn't me, it was D...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

What do physicians owe their patients?
3/18/2014 5:25:32 PM,  28 COMMENTS

137137137137137137137137137137 304 in advance for taking the time to check out this "revisit" blog. I originally wrote & posted it four years...  Read more

IMAVISION

My CAT and other friends
3/14/2014 11:16:09 PM,  13 COMMENTS

My cat can sleep anywhere -- and I see pictures of some of the strange places cats decide to go to sleep. Let's look at a few: Cat in a flower p...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

How many years on planet Earth do you have left?
3/14/2014 10:15:48 PM,  40 COMMENTS

38 38 38 38 38 38 38 38 38 38 304 you in advance for stopping in to check this blog out. Of course, the only One who knows (right down...  Read more

IMAVISION

MY FINAL GOAL HAS BEEN MET
3/14/2014 11:45:18 AM,  44 COMMENTS

Yep, that's right. I went over 100,000 points today. I am NOW ON LEVEL 20. Been a long time coming so celebrate with me. Frank....  Read more

FIRECOM

One Day At A Time
3/12/2014 11:32:58 PM,  13 COMMENTS

I'm quite sure some of you younger members who may read this blog will wonder exactly what I mean by "one day at a time." Sure, you understand gettin...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

Price of Initial Weight Loss
3/11/2014 4:55:41 PM,  26 COMMENTS

137137137137137137137137137137 304 in advance for stopping by & for your input on this subject. I truly appreciate that you took moments of y...  Read more

IMAVISION

Political Aphorisms
3/9/2014 7:37:18 PM,  35 COMMENTS

40 24 46 198 39 33 40 24 46 198 Listen to the truth of these statements. And, as always, please let me 304 for stopping by! God b...  Read more

IMAVISION

ENTER CANCER STAGE LEFT, MARCH 2014 UPDATE
3/9/2014 6:47:05 PM,  45 COMMENTS

I will admit that I am having trouble finding the right words to compose this report. First an apology to each and every one of you wonderful folks in...  Read more

FIRECOM

The Joys of Being Fit and Healthy!
3/9/2014 4:21:13 PM,  9 COMMENTS

You may wonder who I am, to be writing of being fit and healthy! Sometimes wisdom comes with age; and looking back over my life (I'm an old-timer) I c...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

Van
3/9/2014 3:46:35 PM,  7 COMMENTS

At 12:30 PM Saturday 3/8/14--- Van came at me while in cross walk ended up on street. Taken to emergency and told X-rays show no broken bones you can...  Read more

GIVEUP30

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Stress & Anxiety
3/7/2014 12:36:02 AM,  25 COMMENTS

195 198 195 198 195 198 195 198 195 198 304 for checking this out. I found this test to have common sense answers. God...  Read more

IMAVISION

A borrowed quote that fits
3/6/2014 4:28:55 PM,  14 COMMENTS

Some times you find something that rings so true. Thanks to Gaye1948 To be successful in life you must have a PLAN: PREPARE for the jo...  Read more

CATLADY52

MARCH -- Make It Count!
3/4/2014 2:16:01 PM,  13 COMMENTS

M = Make a plan (goal) and stick with it! A = Announce your goals to the world - make yourself accountable! R = Remember to follow your plan...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

February
2/27/2014 1:06:33 PM,  8 COMMENTS

Didn't want February to get away without doing my little thing with the letters, I forget just what that is called, but I remember one of you smart pe...  Read more

SCOTMAMA

Something to consider???
2/27/2014 11:48:38 AM,  10 COMMENTS

If you want to feel rich just count All the things you have that money cannot buy! such as: 247 220...  Read more

CLOUDNINE2

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