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  • Thursday

    2/10/2016 11:05:10 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Have a wonderful day be blessed and enjoy all that life has to offer hugs... Read more

  • New to Sparkpeople

    2/10/2016 8:11:27 PM, by SANDI611

    I am actually not brand new, I joined years ago, but decided to give it a try again. I just need to lose 13 pounds, but that has been so hard. I... Read more

  • SPOILER...Sacrament

    2/10/2016 9:49:27 AM, by JLAMING263

    Linda S. Reeves As we renew and honor our covenants, our burdens can be lightened and we can continually become purified and strengthened.... Read more

  • Helen Keller quote

    2/10/2016 6:57:34 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "What I am looking for is not out there; it is in me." -- Helen Keller Short and sweet!!! What a great reminder! Have a blessed day... Read more

  • Bad day

    2/9/2016 3:30:18 PM, by PEZMOM1

    Today was the absolute worst day ever And don't try to convince me that There's something good in every day Because, when you take a closer... Read more

  • Fat Tuesday...Lenten Season

    2/9/2016 7:35:49 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Today is Fat Tuesday which also marks the beginning of the Lenten season! A time for reflecting and rededicating our focus/lives on what's reall... Read more

  • SPOILER...Sabbath

    2/8/2016 11:29:12 AM, by JLAMING263

    "We simply hold fast to the word of God by worshipping and attending our Sabbath meetings." —Kevin S. Hamilton,... Read more

  • A reminder... Pablo

    2/8/2016 7:35:29 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Never underestimate the difference YOU can make in the lives of others. Step forward, reach out and help. This week reach out to someone might ... Read more

  • Transforming the world!

    2/7/2016 2:46:38 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    We don't have to engage in grand, heroic actions to participate in the process of change. Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can ... Read more

  • SPOILER...Kindness

    2/7/2016 1:13:27 PM, by JLAMING263

    Joseph B. Wirthlin Kindness is the essence of greatness and the fundamental characteristic of the noblest men and women I have known. ... Read more

  • A little morning blessing!!!

    2/6/2016 8:45:55 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    I am a very early riser, even on weekends! I take lots of "flack" from friends and coworkers about never sleeping...but it is what it is.. Today... Read more

  • SPOILER...Living Example

    2/6/2016 8:38:28 AM, by JLAMING263

    Richard G. Scott As you live high standards publicly and privately, and even under great pressure adhere to them, you raise the vision of other... Read more

  • SPOILER...Adversity

    2/5/2016 11:05:59 AM, by JLAMING263

    Dieter F. Uchtdorf In stories, as in life, adversity teaches us things we cannot learn otherwise. Adversity helps to develop a depth of charact... Read more

  • Maya Angelou quote.

    2/5/2016 7:17:07 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "If you are always trying to be NORMAL, you will never know how AMAZING you can be!"- Maya Angelou Love this reminder!!!! Have a b... Read more

  • SPOILER...Prayer

    2/4/2016 11:43:36 AM, by JLAMING263

    Boyd K. Packer Experiences of prompting and prayer are not uncommon in the Church. They are part of the revelation our Heavenly Father has prov... Read more

  • Touching the future!

    2/4/2016 7:24:04 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal."- Albert Pine This reminds me of the q... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    2/3/2016 10:22:01 AM, by JLAMING263

    Neill F. Marriott Truly yoked to the Savior, we can say with confidence, “It will all work out.... Read more

  • A worthy thought!!

    2/3/2016 7:20:56 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Give thanks for what you are now, and keep fighting for what you want to be tomorrow.- Fernanda Miramontes-Landeros What a great reminder... Read more

  • BLC30, W8Watchers & MI6? Wednesday Blog Number 3

    2/3/2016 6:53:48 AM, by JUNEWALKER

    Uugh been ill all week so just a quick update. 6.25 pounds off this week. The WeightWatchers meeting I joined last week was good. The pro... Read more

  • She Believed She Could...

    2/2/2016 12:15:19 PM, by PIXIE-LICIOUS

    Today is day 6 of my streak! My workout for this month, aside from my usual DDP Yoga, is the Coach Nicole 28 Day BootCamp. I own 3 or 4 Spar... Read more

  • Happy Groundhog Day and 100th Day of School!

    2/2/2016 7:25:56 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Today is a double celebration at school.... not only is it Groundhog's Day but it's the 100th Day of School! My students are going to vote if th... Read more

  • What's really important?

    2/1/2016 7:47:24 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    " Ask yourself what is really important, and then have the wisdom and courage to build your life around your answer."- Anon Love this! ... Read more

  • Memory from 35 years ago...

    1/31/2016 9:30:34 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Thirty-five years ago today at 1:15 PM, our first born child, Shadrick Wayne, was born! It may seem a bit cliche' to say his birth changed my wor... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    1/30/2016 10:34:52 AM, by JLAMING263

    Ezra Taft Benson In a word, we dedicate our all to the work of the Lord—the establishment and growth of his kingdom and the spread of righteous... Read more

  • Saturday!!!

    1/30/2016 8:30:31 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    With a predicted high of 62 today the possibilities are endless!! I do know our day will involve some sort of outdoor activity! Have a gre... Read more

  • SPOILER...Righteousness

    1/29/2016 9:51:40 AM, by JLAMING263

    Henry B. Eyring Heavenly Father and the Savior are our perfect examples. …They never force righteousness because righteousness must be chosen.... Read more

  • Time to recharge...

    1/29/2016 7:16:49 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Yeah! Friday! It's been a great week, but I am so thankful that it is Friday... only being in school one day last week...kinda let my stamina d... Read more

  • SPOILER...Gratitude

    1/28/2016 8:57:02 AM, by JLAMING263

    Dieter F. Uchtdorf We can choose to be grateful, no matter what.... Read more

  • Blessed are...

    1/28/2016 7:33:54 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting.-Elizabeth Bibesco What a great idea!!!! Blessing... Read more

  • Motivation to lose weight

    1/27/2016 1:03:52 PM, by JOANNEO5

    What motivates me to lose weight? I just look in the mirror and I don't like what I see. I am having some health issues and losing weight can o... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    1/27/2016 10:47:52 AM, by JLAMING263

    Jeffrey R. Holland You may wonder if it is worth it to take a courageous moral stand…yes, it is worth it.... Read more

  • Wednesday....

    1/27/2016 7:37:42 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    It looks like we're going to have another wonderful January day!! Yeah!!! Next week is supposed to be even nicer, at least until the rains h... Read more

  • BLC30 Wednesday Blog Number 2 - WeightWatchers offer

    1/27/2016 2:18:02 AM, by JUNEWALKER

    Half a pound off this week. But last week was 2.5 pounds on... . This morning I am joining WeightWatchers as they have a "lose ... Read more

  • SPOILER...Family

    1/26/2016 2:18:47 PM, by JLAMING263

    The Family: A Proclamation to the World The family is central to the Creator’s plan for the eternal destiny of His children.... Read more

  • Snow!

    1/26/2016 12:41:15 PM, by PIXIE-LICIOUS

    The blizzard of 2016 has come and gone! My family... Read more

  • This weather...

    1/26/2016 7:33:10 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Our highs yesterday reached 52!! Wow!!! What a pleasant surprise! Today it's supposed to reach the mid 40's! AWESOME!! Our winter hasn't bee... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    1/25/2016 12:41:29 PM, by JLAMING263

    Elaine S. Dalton Remember who you are! See yourself as our Heavenly Father sees you. You are elect. You are of noble birth. Don’t compromise yo... Read more

  • Monday and back to school!!!

    1/25/2016 7:36:54 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    YEAH! We get to go back to school today! So excited... so much I need to accomplish with my students! I know the majority of them will be as e... Read more

  • SPOILER...Prayer

    1/24/2016 1:29:28 PM, by JLAMING263

    James B. Martino Be obedient, remember the times when you have felt the Spirit in the past, and ask in faith. Your answer will come.... Read more

  • Sunday!!!

    1/24/2016 9:35:28 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    I headed out for a little morning walk earlier and was a bit mesmerized by the moon shining so beautifully! Now that morning has dawned we can s... Read more

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