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  • Hives Update; Low Vitamin D

    12/13/2017 3:47:57 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    Sorry it took so long for me to write an update about my problem with hives/cold urticaria. Life seems to always be busy! I saw... Read more

  • C25K first day

    11/14/2017 4:08:18 PM, by TALLANGELA

    To get back into running I started the C25k program again today. Slow and steady wins the race. I am back to eating what feels good to me. This m... Read more

  • Today

    11/12/2017 12:20:17 PM, by KATIBUG49

    I have had so many things going on lately in my life ... Read more

  • Feeling good

    11/10/2017 6:54:07 PM, by TALLANGELA

    Today is day one of my vacation. I walked 7 k and got my nails done. I haven’t eaten wheat for four days and feel so much better and I have no pa... Read more

  • Made it for a walk

    11/6/2017 9:43:03 AM, by TALLANGELA

    I argued with myself, told myself I was warm and cozy on the couch watching football. Then I said Self get dressed and go outside. My inspiration... Read more

  • Feeling you yucky

    11/2/2017 9:53:17 AM, by TALLANGELA

    Just when I think the diverticulitis is gone it hit me again in the middle of the night. I was throwing up and breaking out in a sweat. My body a... Read more

  • Found some energy

    10/29/2017 4:41:01 PM, by TALLANGELA

    Even though I feel lousy I found some energy this tiday to c do three loads of laundry, mop the floors and wash some walls and the sliding doors.... Read more

  • Breaking the vicious cycle

    10/29/2017 11:05:03 AM, by TALLANGELA

    I found a book yesterday that deals with diverticulitis and chron’s disease. I am hoping it will help cure me of this constant pain. I will conti... Read more

  • Long term goal

    10/28/2017 4:16:33 PM, by TALLANGELA

    My long term goal is to be good to myself everyday. I will do this by eating better to help with my diverticulitis. I also want to be able to swi... Read more

  • Hives From Cool Temperatures; Cold Urticaria. :(

    10/26/2017 5:26:22 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    Hi SparkFriends! I wanted to write this blog to explain why I haven’t been as active on the website this month. I’ve spent all my free time tryin... Read more

  • Reset My Weight Ticker

    8/13/2017 6:06:39 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    I guess it's time to admit my weight gain isn't temporary and reset my ticker. I had a doctor's appointment last week and saw the amount on the s... Read more

  • Glen Campbell, Amazing Grace and Bagpipes

    8/10/2017 1:31:56 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    I was thinking about Glen Campbell this morning, and found this video on YouTube. It's him singing Amazing Grace and playing the bagpipes. ... Read more

  • If You're Unhappy About Dr. Oz's Magazine Replacement With Good Housekeeping

    7/19/2017 5:29:57 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    Dr. Oz's magazine, The Good Life, will no longer be a monthly magazine. I got a notice in the mail that they switched my subscription to Good Hou... Read more

  • Getting Back On Track

    7/8/2017 7:22:52 PM, by TAMMYD45

    Okay, it is time I start to take my health seriously. Yes I may need a powerchair, but there is still things I can do. And who knows, I may be ab... Read more

  • Live Animal Cameras Help With Stress

    7/6/2017 1:34:40 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    Feeling stressed? I sure have been lately, so I thought I'd share a link that I've found helpful. http://explore.org/live-cams
    /player/b... Read more

  • hi, been awhile

    6/20/2017 7:12:36 PM, by CINDYJAN

    I was reading an didn't realize that I have been coming on this site since 2010, ahh. Well I have been coming an going from here but I have final... Read more

  • Making a Plan for Tricky Days of the Week

    6/15/2017 1:07:02 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    Are some days of the week harder for you to stick to a healthy plan than others? How do you cope? Thursdays are tricky for me. ... Read more

  • Again

    6/7/2017 4:23:21 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Not sure what happened to the blog I wrote yesterday, it was a good one, now I can't even remember it, LOL Read more

  • Unstuck, The Earth Laughs in Flowers

    5/25/2017 11:38:54 AM, by 4ROSEMARY

    I’m feeling better lately, and not so stuck. Thanks so much to the SparkFriends who reached out and offered support and suggestions. I appreciate... Read more

  • Today

    5/18/2017 3:22:00 PM, by KATIBUG49

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  • Monday

    5/15/2017 2:14:12 PM, by KATIBUG49

    Maybe if I keep saying this over & over, it will si... Read more

  • Feeling Stuck, Dealing with Emotions

    5/5/2017 3:28:13 PM, by 4ROSEMARY

    This won't be a happy, upbeat blog...so stop reading now if that's what you are looking for. I don't want to drag anyone down, ... Read more

  • Not Sure

    5/2/2017 2:04:48 PM, by KATIBUG49

    The title says it all, not sure why I can't get it together & make it happen. I start each day saying today will be the day, then it's over & I d... Read more

  • My health

    4/14/2017 2:16:57 PM, by RILEYHEARTS

    In the last 6 weeks I been diagnosed with mono, diverticulitis, and probable Lupus. My poor body. I don't think it can take anymore. I just want ... Read more

  • Thinking

    4/7/2017 9:44:22 AM, by NOREGRET2010

    Lots of thoughts this morning about doing too much (um, FT job, 2 at home PT businesses, getting a mobile home fixed up and moved into in the nex... Read more

  • It's a brand new day....and I'm on it!

    4/4/2017 10:17:55 AM, by NOREGRET2010

    A good night's sleep is like a miracle cure! :) Still pretty stiff and sore from my painting adventure all weekend, but I'm not dog tired a... Read more

  • Tired and a little discouraged

    4/3/2017 11:17:57 AM, by NOREGRET2010

    Spent Friday night, Saturday and Sunday painting at my new place - closer, but still so. much. work. I've increased my activity (by a lot),... Read more

  • Spring 5% challenge

    3/31/2017 12:09:48 PM, by NOREGRET2010

    Part of me thinks I have bitten off way more than I can chew with this - but I'm determined to try. 5% would be 12.5 pounds and would get me to 2... Read more

  • Yep - I'm back, it's a blast from the past!

    3/30/2017 10:31:14 AM, by NOREGRET2010

    I haven't written here in two years...wow. Well, gear up folks, that's about to change! Joined the 5% Spring Challenge (get on it, there's ... Read more

  • Help

    1/23/2017 6:06:02 PM, by MISSCRIT

    I finally have my nutrition on track. I am working out minimum 4 days a week. I am taking my vitamins. 2 of my workout days are with my Pe... Read more

  • Good Day for Nutrition

    1/12/2017 7:45:24 PM, by MISSCRIT

    I was very careful with my food today. Watched the clock and tried to eat every 3 hours. Breakfast: Protein Shake with chia seeds Snack:... Read more

  • Talk is only talk

    1/10/2017 9:59:24 AM, by MISSCRIT

    I definitely have the talking part of being healthy down but obviously am severely lacking in the action part. I wake up every day with a positi... Read more

  • Just a Normal Thur.

    1/5/2017 4:56:41 PM, by HAS2BEME

    Just a normal day for me. Did my work out and have been eating good.... Read more

  • Feeling Good

    1/4/2017 5:55:55 PM, by HAS2BEME

    I am feeling good today. I ran all over the place during my little break but was not feeling that great. After doing my work out today I feel s... Read more

  • Been gone 13 days

    1/3/2017 6:23:00 PM, by HAS2BEME

    I have been gone 13 days I got busy with Christmas and then the day after Christmas I flew back home to go to my Uncles Funeral. Got home late T... Read more

  • BLAH

    12/29/2016 9:06:22 AM, by MISSCRIT

    Very emotional time of year for me and I have zero focus. I may begin my morning with good intent, but then I just ignore what I am supposed to ... Read more

  • Busy

    12/22/2016 5:49:46 PM, by HAS2BEME

    It has been a very busy week for me. I seem to be getting side tracked with other things because I am trying to do so many things at one time. ... Read more

  • Keeping on track

    12/21/2016 7:42:25 PM, by HAS2BEME

    I am keeping on track which is good because I eat when I am stressed or depressed. But I have been doing good without eating junk food. ... Read more

  • Dead End Relationship

    12/20/2016 9:06:15 PM, by MISSCRIT

    I've now been dating my guy for 6 months. Started out extremely well but at the 4.5 month mark, he realized he was very attached and of course, ... Read more

  • Motivated today

    12/20/2016 6:05:22 PM, by HAS2BEME

    I am motivated today. I am feeling better and I have a lot of things that I need to do before Christmas and before I leave to go to back home th... Read more

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